Trump and Sessions feud over the direction of the Justice Department
By Katie Benner, Nicholas Fandos and Katie Rogers
President Trump blamed the Justice Department on Thursday for the investigations surrounding him, criticized the deal struck with his former lawyer Michael Cohen, and lashed out at Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who countered with a rare public rebuke of the president.
Hurricane Lane soaks Hawaii’s Big Island with foot of rain
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER
Hurricane Lane soaked Hawaii’s Big Island on Thursday, dumping 12 inches of rain in as many hours as residents stocked up on supplies and tried to protect their homes ahead of the state’s first hurricane since 1992.