President Trump's personal lawyer says he'll use his Fifth Amendment rights in the lawsuit filed by adult film star Stephanie Clifford against him and Mr. Trump, citing the FBI's ongoing criminal investigation into him. A person testifying can invoke the Fifth Amendment to protect against self-incrimination.
U.S. Senators Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson, along with Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Orrin hatch (R-UT) introduced legislation on Wednesday that would expand the U.S. Secret Service's National Threat Assessment Center to help communities proactively mitigate threats of violence at schools.
Florida's Governor and cabinet will hold a rare meeting later on Wednesday, sitting as the Executive Clemency Board. The meeting comes just hours before the board faces a Thursday deadline set by a federal court judge.
The first of eight suspects indicted in the murder of 32-year-old Hoyt Birge is now on trial.