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Politics Apr 03Justice Department authorized Mueller to investigate allegations that Manafort colluded with Russia
Paul Manafort, who led Trump's Republican campaign for several months in 2016, has challenged Mueller's authority and asked a judge to dismiss an indictment charging him with crimes including money laundering conspiracy and false statements. He said Mueller, who was…
Politics Mar 23WATCH: Justice Department announces charges against 9 Iranians in massive hacking scheme
The Justice Department on Friday announced charges against 9 Iranians in a government-sponsored hacking scheme that pilfered sensitive information from hundreds of universities, private companies and government agencies.
Politics Mar 19Trump’s legal team hands over documents to special counsel Robert Mueller
The Washington Post, which first reported that documents had been provided, says they were furnished in an effort to curtail the scope of any interview.
Politics Mar 18AP report: Mueller now has memos McCabe kept on Trump dealings
WASHINGTON — Andrew McCabe, the onetime FBI deputy director long scorned by President Donald Trump and just fired by the attorney general, kept personal memos detailing interactions with the president that have been provided to the special counsel’s office and…
Politics Mar 17Sessions fires former FBI Deputy Director McCabe
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that he had fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe two days before his scheduled retirement date.
Politics Mar 09Former Trump campaign aide Nunberg at court for grand jury
Sam Nunberg arrived at the federal courthouse in Washington for a scheduled grand jury appearance after insisting that he intended to defy a subpoena issued by special counsel Robert Mueller's office, which is investigating potential coordination between Russia and the…
Politics Feb 20Mueller charges man with lying to investigators about former Trump aide Rick Gates
Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a man they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
Politics Feb 16Mueller probe indicts 13 Russian nationals for meddling in 2016 elections
The defendants are accused of violating U.S. criminal laws to interfere with American elections and the political process.
Politics Feb 07FBI texts reflect admiration of then-director James Comey
Among the thousands of texts, the dialogue about Comey is especially striking because it further calls into question White House characterizations of an FBI in "tatters," where "countless" agents complained about their director before his removal.
Nation Jan 29FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe leaving post early
WASHINGTON — FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump's criticism who led the bureau for months last year following the firing of James Comey, is leaving his position ahead of a previously planned retirement this…