Ambassador Gordon Sondland said senior administration officials were aware of the pressure on Ukraine for investigations that could damage President Trump’s political foes. A Defense Department official also gave new details that linked a hold on aid to Trump’s July 25 phone call with the Ukrainian president.
Holiday crowds will have to navigate a partially gutted, disorienting terminal. A canceled $770 million contract and the collapse of a public-private partnership show how hard it can be to overhaul the country’s aging infrastructure, officials say.
If the Alpha Monocerotid meteor shower reaches its potential, a burst of 100 or so meteors could streak across the sky in about 15 minutes, anytime between 11:30 p.m. ET Thursday and 12:10 a.m. Friday.