The first truck carrying aid crossed the border from Brazil, the opposition said, in defiance of embattled President Nicolás Maduro. On the Colombian border, the sound of rapid gunfire echoed, and medics treated protesters after volleys of tear gas and the stampedes that followed.
Justice Department officials have worried that they will have a weak argument for withholding materials, given how much information was turned over to Congress after the FBI’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server.
When it became apparent that Republican Mark Harris might be lying under oath, his lawyer stopped the proceedings and called for a closed-door session. Everyone sensed an opportunity to bring the saga to an end.
Some conservatives are seizing on the recent arrest of the "Empire" actor, who allegedly concocted a racist and homophobic attack, to spread the belief that hoaxes are fueling the rise in hate crimes in America.