Monday’s Mini-Report, 4.23.18

Updated

Today’s edition of quick hits:

* Tennessee: “A man suspected of killing four people and injuring four others after opening fire inside a Tennessee Waffle House has been arrested following an extensive manhunt, according to police.”

* Toronto: “A van plowed into eight to 10 people in a busy intersection in Toronto on Monday afternoon, police said. The driver of the van has been taken into custody, according to police. Authorities did not immediately identify the driver.”

* Afghanistan: “A suicide bomber carried out an ISIS-inspired attack at a voter registration center in the Afghan capital on Sunday, killing 57 people and wounding more than 100 others, according to officials from the Afghan interior and public health ministries.”

* Alabama: “Waffle House has weighed in on the controversial Sunday morning arrest by three white male Saraland Police officers of black 25-year-old Mobile woman Chikesia Clemons in one of the company’s two Saraland locations.”

* Samantha Dravis: “One of embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s most trusted advisers sought to retroactively change her resignation date a day after the House oversight committee requested to interview her as part of its investigation.”

* Indiana: “The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a district court ruling striking down a Pence-era abortion law. House Enrolled Act 1337 was signed by former Gov. Mike Pence in March 2016. Among other ‘non-discrimination provisions,’ the law prohibited abortions sought because a fetus had been potentially diagnosed with a disability.”

* The state dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron: “[U]nlike his predecessors, Trump hasn’t invited any members of Congress from the opposing party. He’s also opted not to invite any members of the media, another departure from past state dinners.”

* Still a state holiday: “If you were hoping to do business with the state of Alabama today, you’re out of luck. Monday, April 23 is Confederate Memorial Day in Alabama, meaning state offices are closed.”

Anything to add? Consider this an open thread.

Monday's Mini-Report, 4.23.18

Updated