Doug Jones, Disney and 3 Other Headlines to Take in With Your Morning Coffee

Are you ready to kick off today's trading. Here are the headlines you need at the back of your mind.
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Did you sleep through some of last night and today's biggest headlines. Here's what you need to get caught up during your morning commute: 

1. Democrat Doug Jones defeated Roy Moore in the Alabama special Senate election.

2. Investors seem certain the Fed will raise interest rates today.

3. Disney (DIS) - Get Report is reportedly closing in on a deal to buy key Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA) - Get Report media assets for around $40 billion.

4. Google (GOOGL) - Get Report plans to open an AI research center in China. 

5. Futures were mixed as investors reconfigure their expectations for the Senate composition.

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