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Nation Dec 052 Russians charged in multimillion-dollar malware scheme
Alleged leader and administrator of Evil Corp.--Maksim V. Yakubets and Igor Turashevmalware--are accused of using malware to steal at least $100 million from banks and other financial institutions in more than 40 countries over the past decade.
Nation Nov 22Attorney general unveils plan to help missing Native American women
Attorney General William Barr announced a nationwide plan Friday to address the crisis of missing and slain Native American women as concerns mount over the level of violence they face.
Nation Nov 22Epstein’s death was a ‘perfect storm of screw-ups,’ says AG Barr
In an interview with The Associated Press, Barr said his concerns were prompted by the numerous irregularities at the New York jail where Epstein was being held, but he said after the FBI and the Justice Department’s inspector general continued…
Nation Nov 19Epstein jail guards charged with falsifying records
Guards Tova Noel and Michael Thomas were accused in a grand jury indictment of neglecting their duties by failing to check on Epstein for nearly eight hours, and of fabricating log entries to show they had been making checks every…
Politics Nov 17Aide recounts actions tying Trump to delay in Ukraine funds
Gordon Sondland, President Trump’s emissary to the European Union, said vital U.S. military assistance to Ukraine might be freed up if the country’s top prosecutor “would go to the mike and announce that he was opening the Burisma investigation,” a…
Politics Nov 16Impeachment testimony comes from White House budget official
After a week of dramatic public hearings, investigators heard late Friday in closed session from State Department official David Holmes, who delivered a firsthand account that puts the president at the forefront of events.
Nation Nov 13Justice Dept. rolls out new program to combat gun violence
The push, known as Project Guardian, was unveiled at a news conference in Memphis, Tennessee, alongside officials from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
Politics Nov 12Stone sought to ‘debrief’ Kushner on DNC email hack, Rick Gates testifies
Rick Gates, who was Donald Trump's deputy campaign chairman, received a text message from Roger Stone on June 15, 2016, asking for Kushner's contact information, so Stone could "debrief" Kushner on developments about the hacked emails.
Politics Nov 08Steve Bannon says Roger Stone was Trump campaign’s link to WikiLeaks
"The campaign had no official access to WikiLeaks or to Julian Assange," Bannon told the court. "But Roger would be considered if we needed an access point."…
Politics Oct 25WATCH: Trump expects ‘really bad things’ from investigation into Russia probe
President Trump declared anew on Friday that the now-concluded special counsel investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election was a "hoax" designed to discredit his presidency.