Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz is expected to find that the FBI investigation of President Trump’s 2016 campaign was opened on a sound legal basis, according to people familiar with the findings. But it will fault lapses by lower-level employees.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said romaine lettuce from the Salinas Valley, one of California’s major agricultural regions, may be contaminated with a dangerous type of E. coli bacteria that has sickened 40 people in 16 states.
The excursions are part of a broad White House charm offensive, meant to hold House and Senate Republicans in line through a House impeachment vote and a trial in the Senate that appears all but inevitable.
The video exhibits in Amazon’s formal protest of a $10 billion contract award to Microsoft include a clip of President Trump at a 2016 rally and another featuring a Fox News host urging him to stop Amazon from getting the contract.
At 82, the pontiff is at an age when his predecessors eased up and mostly kept to the Vatican. But his frequent trips show a sense of urgency even as his voice has seemed to lose ground to more nationalist sentiments around the world.