Biden’s Justice Department to ask nearly all Trump-era U.S. attorneys to resign

Biden’s Justice Department to ask nearly all Trump-era U.S. attorneys to resign

The Biden administration will “begin the transition process” of removing all Senate-confirmed U.S. attorneys appointed during the Trump administration, with two exceptions, a senior Justice Department official said.The process could start as early as Tuesday. They will be asked to resign.U.S. Attorney John Durham, the prosecutor leading the investigation into the origins of the Russia…

Aircraft carrier failed to enforce social distancing, letting Covid spread: Pentagon watchdog

Aircraft carrier failed to enforce social distancing, letting Covid spread: Pentagon watchdog

WASHINGTON — Commanders of the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier failed to enforce social distancing and withdrew sailors too early from quarantine last year, aggravating an outbreak of Covid-19 among the ship’s crew, according to a report from a Pentagon watchdog.The Roosevelt leadership also “allowed social gathering areas to remain open” and continued to conduct…