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Post-Mueller report likely to target Russia dossier author Steele

The Justice Department’s inspector general, Michael Horowitz, has been examining the FBI’s efforts to surveil a one-time Trump campaign adviser based in part on information from Christopher Steele. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo Legal By [...]

Trump’s immigration plans face likely turbulence in courts

Since President Donald Trump took office, his administration has launched a number of legally dicey policies intended to discourage or restrict the arrival of asylum-seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border — only to see them waylaid by the [...]

As Thailand Prepares to Vote, the Likely Winner Is Clear. But the Aftermath Isn’t.

BANGKOK — Pauline Ngarmpring is running for prime minister of Thailand, one of around 70 candidates for the job. She will not win. One reason is that she was born a he. But a more fundamental explanation is that Thailand’s elections, [...]

Alaska senator says she’s likely to back Trump disapproval

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said she is likely to support a resolution of disapproval over President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to secure more money for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. In [...]

Elections in Spain Are Likely After Lawmakers Reject Budget

MADRID — The Spanish government teetered on the brink of collapse Wednesday, as the dispute over the status of the prosperous northeastern region of Catalonia stymied passage of a national budget and threatened to usher in another [...]

Spain’s Leader Loses Crucial Budget Vote, Most Likely Forcing Elections

MADRID — Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez of Spain lost a crucial budgetary vote in Parliament on Wednesday, most likely forcing him to call a snap national election and once again plunging the nation into political uncertainty linked [...]

Scientist Who Edited Babies’ Genes Is Likely to Face Charges in China

HONG KONG — A Chinese scientist who claimed to have created the world’s first genetically edited babies “seriously violated” state regulations, according to the results of an initial government investigation reported on Monday by [...]

Michael Isikoff: Dossier’s Trump-Russia collusion claims ‘likely false’

Yahoo News’ Michael Isikoff, an early public conduit for Christopher Steele’s anti-Trump dossier, now says the former British spy’s sensational Russia collusion charges lack apparent evidence and are “likely false.” As Election Day [...]

Afghanistan Likely to Delay Election as Trump Presses for Peace Talks

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghanistan’s presidential election, scheduled for April, is likely to be delayed, Afghan officials said on Wednesday, underscoring the country’s fragility as war with the Taliban rages and the United States [...]

Zinke’s likely replacement has been ‘the man behind the curtain’

Deputy Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has taken the lead in softening the department’s protections for endangered species, a move that will make it easier for oil and gas companies to drill on ecologically sensitive lands. | David [...]