A state agency’s administrative subpoena comes after a similar request in a criminal inquiry by federal prosecutors in New York.
A procedural vote in the Senate shows that William P. Barr has enough support to be confirmed as head of the Justice Department later this week.
Democrats want to ask the acting attorney general about the Russia investigation and whether President Trump fired Jeff Sessions to undermine it.
A dozen of the 17 public advocate candidates are minorities, and four are women; whoever wins would have an instant platform to run as mayor in 2021.
A police officer acted reasonably when he shot and killed Emantic F. Bradford Jr. seconds after he heard gunfire, the state attorney general said.
It was a first step by a state attorney general to punish Facebook for privacy violations.