Conservative lawmakers already had been reviewing the bureau’s handling of two hotly charged political matters: the Russia probe and the now-closed investigation of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server.
Special counsel Robert Mueller ultimately might conclude that there was no clear case of collusion between the Russians and associates of President Trump’s 2016 campaign. But he has laid down a challenge to the president that no longer can be ignored.
Women’s super-G winner Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic celebrates her gold medal. (Reuters)
After a surprise Alpine skiing gold in super-G, Ledecka could make history with a medal in snowboarding next week. It would make her only the sixth person in the modern Olympic era to medal in two unrelated sports in the same Games. The last time it happened was in 1904.