Details of the push by President Trump and Rudolph Giuliani for Ukraine to investigate Democrats show a sustained effort that encompassed elections in both countries.
Andrew E. KramerThe whistleblower complaint does not identify who first delivered the message to the Ukrainians that a political favor was needed. But the timing coincided with a visit to Kiev of an American delegation led by the energy secretary, Rick Perry.
As signs of a secretive cleanup effort emerged, an official statement hinted at an accident involving a new nuclear engine for missiles.
Andrew E. KramerRussian officials admit radioactive materials were involved in a mystery explosion two days ago at a military base in northern Russia, say five additional people died in addition to the two announced Thursday. No official information yet on what blew up.