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Politics Sep 07Trump Jr. says he was ‘open’ to receiving Clinton intel, but there was ‘no collusion’ with Russians
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s eldest son told lawmakers Thursday he was open to receiving information about Hillary Clinton’s “fitness, character or qualifications” in a meeting with a Russian lawyer last year. However, Donald Trump Jr. insisted that neither he…
Politics Sep 01Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is in possession of a letter that President Donald Trump wrote, but did not send, that laid out a rationale for firing FBI Director James Comey.
Politics Sep 01AP CHECK: Here’s how Donald Trump’s tweet about James Comey compares to facts
Trump flared up again Friday, tweeting that FBI Director James Comey exonerated Clinton months before the investigation was actually over.
Nation Aug 31Russian lobbyist testifies in secret about meeting Donald Trump Jr.
The revelation is the clearest indication yet that Mueller and his team of investigators view the meeting, which came weeks after Trump had secured the Republican presidential nomination, as a relevant inquiry point in their broader probe into Russian interference…
Nation Aug 28Lawyer: Trump organization pursued property in Russia during campaign
The attorney, Michael Cohen, said in a statement to the House intelligence committee that he worked on the real estate proposal with Felix Sater, a Russia-born associate who he said claimed to have deep connections in Moscow.
Politics Aug 25Trump pardons Arpaio, ex-sheriff convicted of defying judge’s order
President Donald Trump has pardoned former sheriff Joe Arpaio following his conviction for intentionally disobeying a judge's order in an immigration case.
Nation Aug 22Founder of firm tied to Trump dossier meets with Senate committee in Russia probe
Glenn Simpson's lawyer emerged from the daylong private appearance with the Senate Judiciary Committee and said his client had "told Congress the truth and cleared the record on many matters of interest."…
Politics Aug 05Controversial appointment clouds U.S. Senate race in Alabama
Alabama Sen. Luther Strange got his appointment to Congress earlier this year from a governor who later resigned under the cloud of an ethics scandal.
Politics Aug 04WATCH: Sessions vows crackdown on leaks of classified information
Attorney General Jeff Sessions pledged on Friday to rein in government leaks that he said undermine American security, taking an aggressive public stand after being called weak on the matter by President Donald Trump.
Politics Jul 24What happened in Jared Kushner’s 4 meetings with Russians?
President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, disclosed in a statement to members of Congress four distinct interactions with Russians during the presidential campaign and transition period.