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Politics May 16Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation, New York Times reports
The White House is disputing a report that President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to shut down an investigation into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Politics May 10Some names Trump might consider in picking a new FBI chief
With James Comey ousted as FBI director, President Donald Trump will have an opportunity to select a replacement for a new 10-year term.
Politics May 05Sen. Feinstein cites fee she says FBI paid for hacking tool
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate committee that oversees the FBI, said publicly this week that the government paid $900,000 to break into the locked iPhone of a gunman in the San Bernardino, California, shootings, even though…
Politics May 02AP source: Sally Yates to testify next week to Congress about Michael Flynn
Yates is expected to recount in detail her Jan. 26 conversation about Michael Flynn and that she saw discrepancies between the administration's public statements on his contacts with ambassador Sergey Kislyak and what really transpired, according to a person familiar…
Nation May 02WATCH: FBI Director James Comey testifies before Senate Judiciary Committee
WASHINGTON — Under fire from Democrats, FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday it would have been "catastrophic" to keep Congress in the dark about developments in the Hillary Clinton email investigation that emerged close to Election Day.
Politics Apr 27House seeks charges for tech official in Clinton email case
A congressional committee on Thursday asked the Justice Department to consider criminally prosecuting the head of a technology services company that was involved in maintaining a private email server for Hillary Clinton.
Politics Apr 25What we know about the latest developments in the Russia investigations
An FBI investigation and congressional probes into the Trump campaign and contacts with Russia continue to shadow the administration, each new development a focus of White House press briefings and attention on Capitol Hill.
Nation Mar 28Lawyer says Trump administration tried to stop former acting AG Sally Yates’ Russia testimony
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says White House has ‘no problem’ with former AG Sally Yates testifying on Russia.
Politics Mar 17Long before new hacks, U.S. worried by Russian spying efforts
Though allegations of meddling in the political process represent a stunning new flare-up in relations between the two countries, U.S. intelligence agencies for years have been concerned by Russian efforts to infiltrate American society and government.
Nation Mar 16Yahoo breach indictments may shed light on other hacks
A scheme uncovered during a federal investigation into a huge Yahoo security breach may have opened a window into other hacks potentially instigated by foreign governments, according to computer security experts.