New details from a trove of Iranian nuclear documents stolen by Israeli spies early this year show that Tehran obtained explicit weapons-design information from a foreign source and was on the cusp of mastering key bomb-making technologies when the research was ordered halted 15 years ago.
President Trump faces intense pressure in the United States to confront Vladimir Putin over Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, especially after Friday’s indictment of 12 Russian agents for hacking and releasing Democratic emails. Many Russia experts worry that the novice U.S. president is unprepared for Putin, who is an ex-KGB agent.
Bill Shine, a former Fox News executive tainted by his association with a sexual-harassment scandal, landed a job as a White House adviser and the story barely made a splash. Are Americans becoming increasingly intent on averting their gaze?
“Actually, no, we’re going into negotiations with them,” Theresa May said. Separately, President Trump said, “I think the European Union is a foe,” which prompted a rebuttal on Twitter from the European Council leader.
Under court order, federal officials have begun to return the more than 2,500 immigrant children taken from their parents weeks or months ago under the Trump administration’s short-lived family separation policy.
The president and his deputy have offered to be the first to undergo a “lifestyle audit,” an anti-graft initiative that, if implemented, would require every official to show how they earned enough to afford the luxuries they own.