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Politics Dec 28Trump’s Clinton tweets could muddy Comey firing explanation
And here's what that means for Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Politics Dec 04Manafort wrote op-ed with colleague in Russia, federal prosecutors say
The op-ed was being drafted as late as last week, with Manafort currently under house arrest.
Nation Nov 24Michael Flynn may cooperate with Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation
Michael Flynn, a prominent Trump backer on the campaign trail, has been a key figure in Mueller’s probe and of particular interest to Trump.
Politics Nov 06Judge keeps Manafort, Gates under house arrest — for now
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson declined to take the ex-Trump aides off home detention until additional details about their personal wealth are disclosed.
Nation Nov 03Suspect in Benghazi attacks to remain in federal custody
Al-Imam faces three charges that were filed in May 2015 but only recently unsealed: killing or conspiring to kill someone during an attack on a federal facility, providing support for terrorists, and using a firearm in connection with a violent…
Politics Nov 01Here are some of the ads Facebook says are linked to Russia
The ads were released Wednesday as officials from Facebook and other social media companies faced criticism for not doing enough to prevent Russian agents from interfering with the American political process.
Politics Oct 25AP report: Clinton camp helped fund Trump dossier research
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund political research into President Donald Trump that ultimately produced a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday night.
Politics Oct 13Reince Priebus interviewed by Mueller investigative team
Priebus is one of several current and former White House aides expected to be interviewed by Mueller’s team in the coming weeks.
Politics Oct 10Political research firm behind Trump-Russia dossier subpoenaed by House intelligence committee
The firm's lawyer said the subpoenas were a "blatant attempt to undermine" the credibility of the dossier and came even as the firm was cooperating with the committee.
Nation Oct 06Sessions issues Justice Department directive on religious objections, undercutting LGBTQ protections
Under the new policy, a claim of a violation of religious freedom would be enough to override concerns for the civil rights of LGBT people and anti-discrimination protections for women and others. The guidelines are so sweeping that experts on…