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Politics May 16Trump Jr: Can’t recall discussing Russia probe with father
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee last year he couldn't remember whether he had discussed the Russia investigation with his father and said he didn't think there was anything wrong with meeting a Russian lawyer at…
Politics May 02White House hires lawyer who represented Bill Clinton during impeachment process
It's the latest shakeup for the legal team grappling with unresolved questions on how to protect the president from legal and political jeopardy.
Politics May 02Ty Cobb, Trump’s lawyer in Russia probe, retiring
Cobb has been the point person for the President Donald Trump's White House regarding special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Politics May 02Special counsel team has floated idea of subpoena for Trump
The special counsel leading the Russia investigation raised the prospect in March of issuing a grand jury subpoena for President Trump, his former attorney said.
Politics May 01WATCH: Rosenstein says Justice Department won’t be extorted by Congress
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is defending himself following a report that some House Republicans have drafted articles of impeachment against him.
Politics Apr 25Sessions defends Trump’s pardons of Joe Arpaio, Scooter Libby
President Donald Trump bypassed the involvement of the Justice Department and its pardon attorney in issuing both pardons. But Sessions said at a hearing Wednesday that the president had the constitutional authority to issue pardons without the Justice Department's involvement.
Politics Apr 20Ex-FBI deputy director McCabe ‘very upset and disappointed’ in Comey comments
Attorney Michael Bromwich on Friday addressed an inspector general investigation that led to McCabe's firing last month on allegations that he had misled officials about a news media disclosure.
Politics Apr 19Trump had concerns about Flynn’s ‘judgment issues,’ according to Comey memos
Fifteen pages of documents sent to Congress on Thursday and obtained by the Associated Press contain new details about a series of interactions that Comey had with Trump in the weeks before his May 2017 firing.
Politics Apr 19Fired FBI deputy chief facing criminal referral
The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington.
Politics Apr 13Watchdog report: Ex-FBI deputy director misled investigators
The Justice Department watchdog says fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe misled investigators over his role in a news media disclosure.