The attorney general made his position known in a phone call to White House Counsel Donald McGahn last weekend, as President Trump’s fury at Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein peaked after he approved the FBI’s raid on the president’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen.
President Trump went on Twitter to again decry what he calls a “witch hunt” against him, avowing that his attorney won’t “flip.” He appeared to be angered by an article that examined his relationship with Cohen, whose office was raided last week.
U.S. weapons experts have been studying satellite images of a site near the Chinese border for clues that Pyongyang — which has a long history of concealing illicit weapons activity from foreign eyes — might be trying to expand its weapons program.
Barbara Bush’s son Jeb, delivering the eulogy on behalf of the family, emphasized her humor and strong will. Several dignitaries and public figures were among more than 1,000 loved ones and friends at the private service in Houston. Former president Barack Obama was seated next to first lady Melania Trump, who represented her family.
Of the 238 cities and counties that applied for consideration, plenty have the population, the pleasant environs and the basic infrastructure that the retail giant seeks. But if they don’t also have an exceptional art museum — and preferably more than one — those places didn’t make the cut.
The Pences are the seventh family to live in the 33-room house on the grounds of the U.S. Naval Observatory. Making sure their pets — including Marlon Bundo the rabbit — feel at home was a priority for Karen Pence.