Kids ages 7-11 can learn Chinese at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library on Thursdays starting July 5, 12, 26  August 2, 9th 4-5:30pm. No Class July 19th. When you register you are signing up to attend all the classes in the series. As this is a language learning class one class will build on the other with a graduation ceremony at the last class. Not only will you learn how to say your name and common phrases but learn about food and culture, play games and make a craft to take Chinese lanterns. Sign up now. Call 769-9044 x2. Class is free.            

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is reportedly planning to step down in mid-March. An announcement on his replacement could happen as soon as this week. Rosenstein has been overseeing the Robert Mueller investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.        Sixteen states are joining forces to sue the Trump administration over the declaration of a national emergency on the southern border. President Trump declared the emergency last week, claiming it's necessary to build a wall to stop drug and human trafficking into the United States. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra says the emergency declaration is an overreach of power.        President Trump is addressing the political turmoil in Venezuela. In Miami Monday, President Trump said military leaders in Venezuela have a clear choice: support opposition leader Juan Guaido [[ gwy- DOH ]] as the legitimate president of Venezuela or face consequences. Trump said President Nicolás Maduro is a Cuban puppet who won't even allow aid to enter the country to feed people.        Former Trump adviser Roger Stone is apologizing to the judge in his case after posting a picture of her on social media. Stone is facing charges of witness tampering, obstruction and making false statements in connection with President Trump's 2016 campaign. The photo posted on his Instagram page showed Judge Amy Berman Jackson with a crosshair near her head. He later posted a statement saying that his photo had been misinterpreted and that he had taken what he called "a random photo taken from the Internet."        West Virginia teachers are preparing to strike today. They're opposed to a proposed new rule that would take money away from public schools and create the state's first charter schools. The strike comes almost a year after another walkout triggered over the increasing cost of healthcare premiums.        Meghan Markle is holding her baby shower in New York City. According to Page Six, the baby shower will take place today at an exclusive party at a hotel on the Upper East Side. Markle's best friend and stylist Jessica Mulroney is said to be hosting the festivities. Markle's first child with Prince Harry is due this spring.