Trump told reporters that he and Putin intend to meet “in the not too distant future.” Some world leaders have hesitated to congratulate Putin, since his reelection occurred in an environment of state control of much of the news media and his most prominent opponent was barred from the ballot.
The judge cited court precedent that led to the impeachment of President Bill Clinton as she allowed the lawsuit by Summer Zervos to proceed. Zervos first made sexual-harassment claims against Trump public in October 2016, along with other women at a news conference. She filed the suit after he called the women “liars.”
Authorities said a female student at Great Mills High School in St. Mary's County was shot by another student at the school. The gunman and a school resource officer fired simultaneously in a hallway, but it was not clear if the shooter was shot by the officer or hit by his own round. A third student was shot in the incident, but it was not immediately clear by whom.
The investigation by the Federal Trade Commission marks the most substantial political and legal threat yet to the social media giant as it grapples with the fallout from Cambridge Analytica and its controversial tactics.
The San Antonio police said Tuesday that the department's chief "misspoke" earlier in the day when saying that a second, unexploded device was found at the Texas FedEx facility where another package detonated overnight.
There is mounting bipartisan alarm in Washington over China’s state-backed drive to overtake the United States in artificial intelligence, semiconductors, quantum computing and other digital pillars of economic and military power.