A month after President Trump declared the Islamic State defeated and ordered that the 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria be withdrawn, the bombing showed that the militants are likely to remain a force in Syria for the foreseeable future.
John Engler’s resignation makes him the university’s second leader to step down under pressure in the scandal surrounding Larry Nassar, the former Michigan State sports medicine doctor who is serving a prison sentence of at least 40 years.
The freshman, who flipped a red district last fall by channeling voters' anger toward the Trump administration, said building a wall is ineffective. Instead, she would like conversations to focus on analysis by intelligence and law enforcement officers of their needs.
The probe appears to focus on misspent funds and failures to implement federally funded programs. The Post reported last month on widespread lapses in the city’s response to a surge in fatal overdoses caused by heroin cut with fentanyl.
Deputy Secretary Pam Patenaude disagreed with members of the administration over housing policy and the White House’s attempt to block disaster funding for Puerto Rico, according to people with knowledge of the situation.
The General Services Administration failed to determine whether the lease violates the Constitution’s emoluments clauses, which bar presidents from taking payments from foreign governments or individual U.S. states, the agency's inspector general said.