The Summer Olympics begin tonight in Rio – amid concerns about the Zika outbreak, unfinished housing and sewage-y water … The Kane County state’s attorney will be the special prosecutor in the murder case against the Chicago police officer accused of killing a black teenager, Laquan McDonald … The Independent Police Review Authority is set to release video this morning of another police-involved shooting of a black teenager … Donald Trump claims to have seen a video of the U.S. making a massive payment to Iran. CBS News and the Washington Post report there’s no such video; a Trump spokesman says he was mistaken. UPDATE: Trump tweeted this morning that he’d seen a different video.
The White Sox beat the Tigers. They’ll host the Orioles tonight while the Cubs play in Oakland … It’ll be partly sunny and in the mid-80s today.