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Politics Sep 21Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation
Trump's longtime fixer-turned-foe could be a vital witness for prosecutors as they investigate whether Trump's campaign coordinated with Russians.
Politics Sep 15Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?
The question remains what information Manafort, 69, is able to provide about the president, as well as whether the Trump election effort coordinated with Russia.
Nation Sep 06North Korean programmer charged in Sony hack, WannaCry attack
Park Jin Hyok, who is believed to be in North Korea, conspired with others to conduct a series of attacks that also stole $81 million from a bank in Bangladesh, according to the Justice Department's criminal complaint. The U.S. believes…
Nation Sep 05Inspector general reviewing FBI’s handling of Nassar sexual abuse allegations
USA Gymnastics, which trains Olympians, contacted the FBI about allegations made against Nassar in 2015 but agents failed to address the complaints.
Politics Jul 25Trump recorded discussing paying for Playboy model’s story
WASHINGTON — Two months before the 2016 election, Donald Trump and his former lawyer discussed plans to pay for a former Playboy model's story of alleged an affair, according to a secretly recorded tape of the conversation released amid an…
Nation Jul 21Authorities say 1 killed in LA market standoff
About three hours after he took hostages in a Trader Joe's, located in the Silver Lake area of Los Angeles, the suspect surrendered.
Nation Jul 05Surge in illegal California pot shops undercuts legal market
Legal pot shops are losing customers who can get products more cheaply at illegal outlets that don't charge or pay taxes.
Nation Jun 27White House faces hard deadline on reunited migrant families
MCALLEN, Texas — The clock is ticking for the Trump administration after a federal judge ordered the thousands of migrant children and parents who were forcibly separated at the Mexican border reunited within 30 days, sooner for youngsters under 5.
Politics Jun 2617 states sue Trump administration over family separations
States, including New York and California, sued the Trump administration Tuesday to force it to reunite the thousands of immigrant children and parents it separated at the border, as pressure mounted to reconnect families more quickly.
Politics Jun 25U.S. prosecutors cancel Stormy Daniels meeting in Michael Cohen probe
As part of their investigation into Trump's longtime personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, prosecutors have been examining the $130,000 payment that was made to Daniels as part of a confidentiality agreement days before the 2016 presidential election.