Tonight five candidates will spare in the first televised Democratic debate of the 2016 presidential election season. Four candidates - Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley, Jim Webb, and Lincoln Chafee - who are all trailing in the polls behind Hillary Clinton will utilize the broadcast time to entice some of Mrs. Clintons voters. CNN has set aside a spot for Vice President Joe Biden in the off chance he decides to throw is hat in the ring. It starts tonight at 8:30 Eastern Standard Time.
Need to Know
Democratic Presidential Candidates Take the Stage in Tonight's Debate [NY Times]
Mets Beat Dodgers Last Night at Citifield [NewsDay]
Three Israelis Killed in Jerusalem Attacks [BBC]
Apple News in Blocked in China [CNN Money]
Beer Giants Agree to Merge [BBC]
Cloudy and warmer today with a high of 72 [Full Forecast]
The Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 13-7
Dodgers will take on the Dodgers again tonight at 8:07 in Flushing Queens.
Today In History
On this day in 1776, Benedict Arnold is defeated in Lake Champlain