Attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, said they feared the United States was undermining its own economy — and the rest of the world’s — via a trade war and a prolonged shutdown.
In a prison interview, a former Iraqi official described his 15-month stint supervising the manufacture of lethal toxins for the world’s deadliest terrorist group. Others who worked on the secret program are thought to be still at large.
A lawyer for Paul Whelan said the former U.S. Marine believed the flash drive would have photographs and videos from a previous trip to Russia. It was not known whether Whelan knew it contained classified material, his lawyer said.
Twenty-three private colleges have reduced tuition since 2016. Some need to bolster recruiting. Others want to escape a pricing formula that assumes prospective students view high tuition as a mark of educational quality.