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Politics Feb 22Mueller to file sentencing memo in Manafort case
Manafort cut a plea deal with Mueller, but prosecutors aren't expected to recommend leniency because they say he lied to investigators.
Politics Feb 226 things to expect when Mueller files his report
There are a number of questions about what will be made public when special counsel Robert Mueller completes his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Politics Feb 18Ex-FBI official Andrew McCabe: ‘Crime may have been committed’ by Trump
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that a "crime may have been committed" when President Donald Trump fired the head of the FBI and tried to publicly undermine an investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia.
Nation Feb 15Judge issues gag order for Trump confidant Roger Stone
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said the order was necessary to ensure Stone's right to a fair trial.
World Feb 13U.S. says ex-intel official defected to Iran, revealed secrets
"Once a holder of a top secret security clearance, Monica Witt actively sought opportunities to undermine the United States and support the government of Iran — a country which poses a serious threat to our national security," said FBI executive…
Politics Feb 08WATCH: Acting AG Matthew Whitaker gives first testimony before Congress
The hearing is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. ET. Watch it here.
Politics Feb 07WATCH: Senate panel approves William Barr, Trump’s attorney general nominee
The Senate Judiciary Committee approved William Barr's nomination for attorney general along party lines Thursday, with Republicans praising his credentials and Democrats questioning how transparent he'll be once special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation concludes.
Politics Feb 04AP fact check: Trump’s untruths on Russia probe, wall, jobs
President Donald Trump is glossing over the facts when it comes to the Russia investigation and his economic performance. Here's a closer look at the president's claims.
Nation Feb 01Trump confidant Roger Stone due in court for Mueller team’s Russia probe
Roger Stone faces a status conference in federal court in Washington just three days after he pleaded not guilty to felony charges of witness tampering, obstruction and false statements.
Politics Jan 29Trump friend Roger Stone pleads not guilty in Russia probe case
Roger Stone, a longtime adviser and confidant of President Donald Trump, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges in the Russia investigation after a publicity-filled few days spent torching the probe as politically motivated.