The FBI’s background check into Jared Kushner’s financial history and foreign contacts took more than a year. Last month, he sat for about six hours of questioning by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s team. Law enforcement officials said it would be very unusual for someone to get a full security clearance if there were an ongoing criminal investigation that had the potential to result in charges for that person.
The video depicting an incident in which NBA player Sterling Brown was subdued with a stun gun during a routine parking violation in January was “disconcerting,” the city’s mayor warned. The police chief said the officers involved had been disciplined. Milwaukee was bracing for a possible backlash.
The modern women’s movement began the way women have long come together, meeting in living rooms across the country to share their lives and issues. But they learned that to make a difference, they had to make a splash.