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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.
Politics Jan 28Trump AG pick Barr says he’s discussed Mueller probe with Pence
William Barr said in written responses to Senate questions made available Monday that he and Pence have had occasional conversations since 2017. He said some of those conversations included "general discussion of the Special Counsel's investigation."…
Politics Jan 28Roger Stone accused of lying and witness tampering, not collusion
Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone may be accused of lying and tampering with witnesses, but it's equally notable what he's not charged with: colluding with the Kremlin in a grand conspiracy to help Trump win the presidency in 2016.
Nation Jan 26Trump ally Stone charged with lying about hacked emails
President Donald Trump’s confidant Roger Stone has been charged with lying about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton’s 2016 election bid. Prosecutors allege that senior Trump campaign officials sought to leverage the stolen material into a White…
Nation Jan 25WATCH: Trump associate Roger Stone arrested, faces obstruction charge from Russia investigation
Roger Stone, a confidant of President Donald Trump, was arrested Friday morning on several criminal charges stemming from the special counsel's Russia investigation.