President Trump has hired a former federal prosecutor to assist in how the White House handles its response to the expanding Russia probes.
Ty Cobb, whose legal expertise lies in white-collar crime and congressional investigations, will be "in charge of overseeing the White House legal and media response" to the investigations, according to Bloomberg News.
American first ladies have made a tradition of visiting children in hospitals, and on Thursday Melania Trump continued that custom in Paris.
On her first full day in the French capital, the first lady ventured out without the president by her side, spending the morning with a small group of children at Necker Hospital. It is the biggest pediatric hospital in Paris.