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Politics Oct 22Foreign countries are trying to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections. Here’s what you need to know
American intelligence officials have asserted that Russia, China, Iran and other countries are engaged in ongoing efforts to influence U.S. policy and voters in future elections.
Politics Oct 16WATCH: Sessions announces 15 indictments against Mexican drug cartel
The Justice Department announced on Tuesday 15 indictments against members of Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion, one of Mexico's largest drug cartels accused of trafficking tons of cocaine, methamphetamine and fentanyl-laced heroin into the U.S.
Politics Oct 16Judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ defamation suit against Trump
In an order handed down Monday, a federal judge said Trump's statement was protected speech under the First Amendment.
Politics Oct 15Sessions creates task force targeting MS-13 gangs, drug cartels
Attorney General Jeff Sessions created a new task force aimed at zeroing in on the three of the world's most notorious drug cartels and the brutal MS-13 street gang, already considered a top priority for federal law enforcement.
Politics Oct 03Kavanaugh accusers’ lawyers question FBI’s investigation so far
Lawyers for two women who accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct say they fear the FBI is not conducting a thorough investigation, as Republican leaders steer toward a decisive vote on the nomination this week.
Politics Oct 01Yale classmate recalls Kavanaugh as frequent, heavy drinker
A Yale classmate of Kavanaugh's said he is "deeply troubled by what has been a blatant mischaracterization by Brett himself of his drinking at Yale."…
Nation Sep 30A look at what the FBI’s Kavanaugh investigation will entail
A look at what a reopened FBI investigation would and wouldn't do.
Politics Sep 30Trump says FBI has ‘free rein’ in Kavanaugh investigation
President Donald Trump says the FBI has "free rein" to conduct an inquiry into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Nation Sep 29FBI contacts Kavanaugh Yale classmate in its investigation
The FBI has contacted Deborah Ramirez, who's accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when he was a Yale student, as part of the bureau's investigation of the Supreme Court nominee.
Politics Sep 22Rosenstein’s fate could turn on which account Trump believes
The fate of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein could turn on whether President Donald Trump believes the account of an ex-FBI official who, as Trump once asserted in a tweet, had "LIED! LIED! LIED!"…