The CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win the presidency, rather than just to undermine confidence in the U.S. electoral system, according to officials briefed on the matter.
The transition team has asked department officials to identify which employees have worked on forging an international climate pact, raising concerns that Donald Trump's team may be singling out people who have helped implement certain policies under President Obama.
The experiences of three ex-generals dominating the president-elect’s national security team could lead them to urge caution in debates about the use of force. But former colleagues and experts said the generals are also more likely to see malign intent or view the world as a struggle between good and evil.
An effort to address the centuries-old attitudes that still result in widespread oppression and violence against women in India seemed promising in one village. That is, until an unexpected death by poison that pitted family member against family member threatened to reverse the hard-won gains.
Virtually all long-term users said they were introduced to the drugs by a doctor’s prescription, not by friends or through illicit means, a Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation poll found. But more than 6 in 10 said doctors offered no advice on how or when to stop taking the drugs.
After Trump criticized a college student during the election campaign, she was blasted by calls, emails and social-media messages attacking her. “I didn’t really know what his supporters were going to do, and that to me was the scariest part,” Lauren Batchelder said.