Latest News Trump Lawyer Says Mueller Illegally Obtained Transition Emails 2017-12-17T17:29:26.000000000+00:00 The move was the latest in the mounting attacks by the president and his surrogates on the investigation by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III. Drug Company Under Fire After Revealing Dengue Vaccine May Harm Some 2017-12-17T17:05:07.000000000+00:00 A promising vaccine for dengue fever is in limbo after the Philippines suspended its use amid widespread public anger and fears about its safety. Alabama, California, Donald Trump: Your Weekend Briefing 2017-12-17T16:48:34.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories. Chile Votes in Bitterly Divisive Presidential Election 2017-12-17T14:06:48.000000000+00:00 Voters will decide whether to build on President Michelle Bachelet’s agenda or give power to a right-wing billionaire and former president. Pakistan Church Attacked by 2 Suicide Bombers 2017-12-17T12:54:41.000000000+00:00 ISIS claimed responsibility for the assault in Quetta that left at least eight dead and 30 injured, raising concerns about the security of Christians in the country. Cook County Jail’s Comeback 2017-12-17T10:00:12.000000000+00:00 After a decade-long reform effort, Cook County Jail in Chicago is now being described as a model facility. Walk through the jail complex to see what has changed. ‘S.N.L.’ Takes On Omarosa Resignation (or Firing?) 2017-12-17T09:15:13.000000000+00:00 Right before Christmas, “S.N.L.” delivered a holiday message from the White House, with President Trump (Alec Baldwin) and company decorating a tree. Australian Tried to Sell Missile Parts for North Korea, Police Say 2017-12-17T07:10:58.000000000+00:00 The police said a naturalized Australian citizen tried to skirt United Nations sanctions by attempting to conduct trade deals on behalf of North Korea. In Opioid Battle, Cherokee Want Their Day in Tribal Court 2017-12-17T05:05:29.000000000+00:00 Decimated by addiction, its heritage at risk, the Cherokee Nation is trying to sue pharmacies and distributors. But it may be blocked from doing so. Thomas Fire Spreads Rapidly to Santa Barbara County 2017-12-17T03:23:40.000000000+00:00 Mandatory evacuation orders were issued for parts of the county, in Southern California. The fire is the third largest in modern California history.