Rick Gates, who will plead guilty to one count each of conspiracy and making a false statement, could provide special counsel Robert S. Mueller III with valuable information about the inner workings of the Trump campaign and early administration as he seeks to determine whether there was any coordination with Russia during the 2016 presidential election.
Scott announced the proposed gun restrictions nine days after a deadly mass school shooting in Parkland, Fla., as part of a broad package of legislative initiatives, including new school security measures and a program to deny guns from those deemed to pose a danger to the community.
The measures target 56 vessels, shipping companies and other entities that Trump administration officials believe are used by North Korea to conduct trade prohibited under previous sanctions, creating an economic lifeline for the isolated regime.
Students in Prince William County were told they will be disciplined. In Montgomery County, students learned their grades could be affected. The message from the Arlington County school district was one of understanding, not punishment.
The exercise trend, now catching on in the U.S., combines jogging and picking up trash. Alexandria resident Emily Wright has been plogging for several months. “I'm not going to just let litter sit there,” she said.
Since the 2016 election, Kam Musser had gone from supporting white supremacists, to joining a neo-Nazi group, to standing beside Richard Spencer outside the White House, to increasingly tense conversations with his mother and grandmother, both of whom fear that what they had once thought was just a phase was quickly becoming his life.
Eric Greitens — a former Democrat who has been courted by both parties for years — has so far resisted resigning after being charged with photographing his former hairstylist nude and trying to blackmail her.
Figure skating champion Alina Zagitova stood atop the medal stand, but it was a loaded honor as the 15-year-old represented a shamed nation. Instead of being able to take pride in her country — and bringing home its first gold of these Games — her spirits sank as the Olympic anthem played.
“Our family is literally a product of our nation’s legal immigration system,” L. Francis Cissna said at his Senate confirmation hearing in May. He just unveiled a new vision for his agency Thursday, removing words about how it “secures America’s promise.”