The challenge has been brought by Andrew Miller, an ex-Roger Stone aide who argues that Mueller's appointment was unconstitutional because it was made by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein - who had oversight over the federal Russian Federation investigation because Sessions was recused - rather than by the attorney general.
The rule requires all migrants to apply for asylum at U.S. ports of entry along the southern border, according to a document that has been scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on Friday. The directive is a temporary measure, and circumvents current laws that state anyone who applies for asylum in the U.S. is eligible to have their case heard, no matter whether they arrived legally or illegally.
Mr Trump announced in a tweet that Mr Sessions would be temporarily replaced by his chief of staff. Crowds also turned out in Chicago; Greensboro, N.C.; Chattanooga, Tenn., and many other places. Christie visited the White House Thursday and met with Mr. Trump's son-in-law and top aide Jared Kushner, whose father he sent to prison while Christie was a US attorney.
Cal Fire spokesman Scott McClean said the fire is burning toward the city of Chico but he's "not necessarily" concerned the fire will breach the city limits. "We are still not out of the woods yet". At least one nursing home and hospital were evacuated and several homes were on fire, according to the Sacramento Bee , and the region is covered with thick, dark smoke.
The world's first AI news anchor has been created by China's Xinhua new agency in collaboration with Chinese search engine company Sogou. "Hello, you are watching English news program, I'm AI news anchor", the English-speaking presenter said at the beginning of the first broadcast.
Democrats Rashida Tlaib in MI and Ilhan Omar in Minnesota became the first female Muslim representatives. Tlaib also becomes the first Palestinian-American in Congress and Omar the first Somali-American. Political first-timer Sharice Davids reportedly claimed victory in Kansas and emerged the state's first Native American Congresswoman. Overall, women representation in the House will hit 100 in January while 12 will be in the Senate.