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Wednesday is shaping up to be a busy, consequential day in the ongoing multiple Capitol Hill investigations into Russian meddling in last year's presidential election.

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is testifying before the House Intelligence Committee as part of that panel's Russia probe.

Johnson told lawmakers that there was no evidence that votes were altered as the result of Russian efforts to breach state election systems.

Running the Justice Department presents a challenge in any administration. But the Trump era is different.

In just five months, Justice leaders have been under heavy pressure, on everything from the travel ban to the Russia investigation. And one man, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, is bearing the weight.

Here's something you need to know about Rosenstein: he's worked at the Justice Department for his entire career, nearly 27 years.

Last year, Rosenstein told NPR the advice he gives younger lawyers.

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King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has changed his pick for a successor, naming his son Prince Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince and deposing Prince Mohammed bin Naif from the post. At 31, Saudi Arabia's new successor to the throne is 50 years younger than the current monarch.

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