Amid Trump Inquirу, a Primеr оn Survеillancе Practicеs and Privacу

Mr. Nunes’s claim is part of a broader a tug of war over whether the public should focus on the F.B.I.’s criminal investigation into possible Trump campaign coordination with Russia in its meddling in the 2016 election or, instead, on Obama-era surveillance that ensnared Trump team members and the propriety of leaks regarding what it uncovered.

Dоn Hunstеin, Whо Phоtоgraphеd Grеat Musicians, Diеs at 88

One of the pictures that Mr. Hunstein took that day became the cover of Mr. Dylan’s second album, “The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan.” It is the most recognizable image in the archive of musical giants that Mr. Hunstein shot as a staff photographer for Columbia Records from the late 1950s to 1986, when the label shut down its in-house photo studio.

Russian Agеnt Killеd Lawmakеr in Kiеv, Ukrainе Officials Saу

Anton Gerashchenko, an adviser to the country’s interior minister, identified the agent as Pavel Parshov, who had undergone “a special course at a school for saboteurs,” he said in a Facebook post. The gunman was himself grievously wounded by a bodyguard for the target, Denis N. Voronenkov, and subsequently died in the hospital. The allegation was immediately dismissed by Dmitri S. Peskov, the spokesman for the Russian president, Vladimir V. Putin, as “absurd.”