Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz is expected to find that the FBI investigation of President Trump’s 2016 campaign was opened on a sound legal basis, according to people familiar with the findings. But it will fault lapses by lower-level employees.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said romaine lettuce from the Salinas Valley, one of California’s major agricultural regions, may be contaminated with a dangerous type of E. coli bacteria that has sickened 40 people in 16 states.
The president is deploying his full playbook of peddling falsehoods and going on the offensive to protect himself — even as his statements repeatedly undercut the case Republicans have made on his behalf.
Proponents and critics of vaping debated strenuously before President Trump in a public-policy forum. The president, for his part, raised doubts about an outright “prohibition” of flavors, although he had announced one two months ago.
The Tehran correspondent spent 18 months in captivity after he and his wife were arrested in 2014, placed separately in solitary confinement and threatened with execution, physical mutilation and dismemberment.