A hacking group created phony versions of websites meant to look like real sites used by the Senate and Washington nonprofit organizations, Microsoft said, adding that a conservative Washington think tank active in investigations of corruption in Russia was among those targeted.
Bill Burck told White House lawyers that Donald McGahn did not assert that President Trump engaged in any wrongdoing when he spoke to Robert S. Mueller III’s investigators, according to people with knowledge of the discussions.
Three studies have found evidence that the threat of higher seas is undermining coastal property values, as home buyers — particularly investors — retreat to higher ground. “Sophisticated buyers ... demand a discount to bear the risk of future sea level rise,” one researcher said.
Brett Kavanaugh, now a Supreme Court nominee, wrote in a strikingly explicit 1998 memo that he was “strongly opposed” to giving then-President Bill Clinton any “break” in the independent counsel’s questioning about his sexual relationship with White House intern Monica Lewinsky, according to a newly released document.
According to allegations in an FBI affidavit, one of the men surveilled a Jewish center serving students in Chicago, while the other monitored the activities of American members of an Iranian opposition group in exile.
Prosecutors aren’t buying the claims made by Christopher Lee Watts, who they said was having an affair with a co-worker. They have charged him with five counts of first-degree murder in the slayings of his wife and two young daughters.
Officials declined to say what the 5-minute call to the White House was about. Records didn't show how many calls EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt received in the soundproof booth, which was among the headaches that led to his resignation.