The investigation by the Federal Trade Commission marks the most substantial political and legal repercussion threat yet to the social media giant as it grapples with the fallout from Cambridge Analytica and its controversial tactics.
The addition of Olson would come as President Trump, feeling vulnerable to special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s probe, has told confidants that he wants to recruit top-tier talent and shake up his group of lawyers.
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.
In courting the royal, who is visiting the United States this week, the president’s son-in-law has displayed an unorthodox approach to diplomacy that has unsettled national security and intelligence officials.
Police are investigating whether the blast is linked to four others in Austin that authorities believe are the work of a “serial bomber.” The latest explosion occurred at a FedEx facility northeast of San Antonio.
President Trump is preparing to impose a package of $60 billion in annual tariffs against Chinese products, a move that he says will punish China for intellectual property theft and create more U.S. jobs, officials say.