The modern M1 Abrams – considered by some to be the best in the world – is on the list of military aid to be provided to Ukraine in its fight against Russian invaders.
According to the Associated Press, the Biden administration has moved away from its initial reluctance to send tanks onto the battlefield due to concerns about Russian reaction.
This change is expected to be made in cooperation with Germany, which manufactures the Leopard 2 tank. Poland has offered to send some of its leopards to Ukraine with Germany’s approval.
There has been no official announcement or timeline, but the Ukrainian government has asked for main battle tanks to help drive out Russian invaders.
Classified documents at Pence’s home
Former Vice President Mike Pence’s name has been added to the list of public officials found to have classified government documents in their homes or offices.
According to The New York Times, aides to the former veep “found a small number of documents that had been “accidentally wrapped and transported to his home.”
Former President Donald Trump and President Joe Biden have been found to have classified documents in their homes or offices.
Sports: Role named to the Baseball Hall of Fame
Scott Rolen, a seven-time All Star and winner of Golden Glove awards for defensive ability, has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
In his career with five teams – all in the National League – he had a .281 batting average with 316 homers and 1,287 RBIs.
He was the 1997 National League Rookie of the Year and hit .421 in the 2006 World Series.
Weather: Sunny, sunny, sunny
The sun will continue to warm the West Orange County area heading into the weekend. The forecast for Wednesday is for sunny skies and a daytime high of 72 and a nighttime high of 53. Thursday is also sunny, with a high of 71 and a low of 43. Friday will be sunny, but will also be slightly cooler at 67 (44 ).