The country’s public prosecutor said 11 people were indicted in connection with the journalist’s death at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. He said the country’s crown prince had no knowledge of the operation.
The elections supervisor in Palm Beach County said it was doubtful that officials would finish a recount today for races, including the U.S. Senate contest between Gov. Rick Scott (R) and Sen. Bill Nelson (D).
President Trump’s oldest son has had little impact on his father’s government but has emerged as a vital and popular amplifier of the Trump brand in politics. Trump Jr. also is under ever-mounting pressure as congressional investigators and the special counsel focus on a 2016 meeting that he held with a Russian lawyer who promised dirt on Hillary Clinton.
The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed the arrest of Avenatti, a Democratic lawyer whose public profile exploded this year when he sued President Trump on behalf of adult-film star Stormy Daniels. In a statement, Avenatti called the allegations “completely bogus.”