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Politics Apr 04Attorney General Barr defends handling of Mueller’s Russia report
In his statement, William Barr defended the decision to release a brief summary letter two days after receiving the report on March 22…
Politics Apr 01AP fact check: Trump’s exaggerations about the Russia probe
President Donald Trump is taking his interpretation of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation well beyond the facts. Here's a closer look at the president's claims in the past week.
Politics Mar 28Attorney General Barr agrees to testify before House committee
Democrats are anxious to hear from the Attorney General William Barr about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report.
Politics Mar 22AP report: Mueller not recommending any more indictments
Mueller notified Attorney General William Barr on Friday that he had concluded his probe of Russian election interference and any possible coordination with Donald Trump's campaign.
Politics Mar 22Mueller delivers final Russia report to Justice Department
Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday turned over his long-awaited final report on the contentious Russia investigation that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency, entangled Trump's family and resulted in criminal charges against some of the president's…
Politics Mar 13Manafort sentenced to additional 3.5 years in prison
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was convicted of bank and tax fraud and pleaded guilty to two conspiracy counts.
Politics Mar 06Cohen turns over documents to House panel on Moscow project
Cohen's testimony comes as Democrats pursue a flurry of investigations into Trump's White House, businesses and presidential campaign.
Politics Mar 05Prosecutors say Paul Manafort ‘blames everyone’ but himself, in sentencing filing
Former Trump campaign chairman Manafort has not shown remorse or taken responsibility for his crimes, federal prosecutors said in a court filing two days ahead of his sentencing hearing.
Politics Feb 28Michael Cohen to testify behind closed doors on Capitol Hill Thursday
A day after publicly testifying before the House's oversight committee, Michael Cohen returned Thursday to Capitol Hill, this time to testify behind closed doors to the House intelligence committee.
Politics Feb 26Michael Cohen claims lying, racism and cheating by Trump
WASHINGTON — In a damning depiction of Donald Trump, the president’s former lawyer on Wednesday cast him as a racist and a con man who used his inner circle to cover up politically damaging allegations about sex, and lied throughout…