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Nation Jul 08WATCH: Secretary of State Pompeo unveils creation of human rights commission
The commission is part of the Trump administration's review the role of human rights in American foreign policy and is expected to elevate concerns about religious freedom and abortion.
Politics Jun 26AP fact check: Trump falsely accuses Mueller of a crime
The provocative allegation of a "crime" by Robert Mueller was one in a series of distorted claims made by the president in an interview on Fox Business Network and on Twitter on Wednesday.
Politics Jun 26Democrats hope Mueller testimony will have ‘profound impact’
Robert Mueller's unusual back-to-back testimony in front of the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees is likely to be the most highly anticipated congressional hearing in years.
Politics Jun 25Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress on Russia probe
Mueller is expected to testify publicly before the House Judiciary and intelligence committees on July 17.
Politics Jun 12Former Trump aide Hope Hicks agrees to closed House Judiciary interview
The panel subpoenaed Hicks last month as part of its investigation into special counsel Robert Mueller's report and obstruction of justice.
Politics Jun 12WATCH: Former FBI officials say Russian meddling used textbook tricks of Kremlin spycraft
At the House Intelligence Committee hearing, Robert Anderson and Stephanie Douglas highlighted aspects of the Mueller report they said showed Russian efforts to screen and test Trump campaign associates in hopes of maximizing their chances of getting what they wanted.
Nation Jun 11U.S. submits extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
Assange faces an 18-count indictment that accuses him of soliciting and publishing classified information and of conspiring with former Army private Chelsea Manning to crack a Defense Department computer password.
Politics May 30WATCH: Trump calls Mueller a ‘never Trumper’
President Donald Trump's remarks come a day after special counsel Robert Mueller pointedly rejected his repeated claims that he was cleared of obstruction of justice allegations.
Politics May 29WATCH: Robert Mueller makes 1st public statement on Russia probe
Special counsel Robert Mueller, breaking a two-year silence on his investigation into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, announced his resignation from the Justice Department on Wednesday so that he can "return to public life."…
World May 23U.S. charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with publishing classified info
The new indictment says Assange conspired with Manning to obtain and disclose classified national defense documents, including State Department cables and reports on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. It says his actions "risked serious harm" to the United States.