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Politics May 09WATCH: Hundreds gather at farewell ceremony for Rod Rosenstein
Rosenstein's exit from the Justice Department caps a tenure marked by a tumultuous relationship with President Donald Trump, which involved some of the most consequential moments of the president's term so far.
Politics May 07WATCH: FBI chief Wray breaks with Barr on use of term ‘spying’
FBI Director Chris Wray told senators that "spying" is not the term he would use for court-authorized surveillance conducted by the bureau.
Politics Apr 30Trump sues banks to try to block House subpoenas for records
President Donald Trump, his family and the Trump Organization filed a lawsuit against Deutsche Bank and Capital One in an attempt to block congressional subpoenas seeking their banking and financial records.
Politics Apr 29Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to resign May 11
Rosenstein's departure had been expected since the confirmation of William Barr as attorney general. The White House nominated a replacement for the department's No. 2 slot weeks ago.
Nation Apr 19Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller
Tweeting on a rainy Friday from his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, Trump lashed out at people who cooperated with Mueller’s team.
Politics Apr 18Redacted Mueller report released to Congress, public
Mueller's report reveals President Donald Trump's efforts to seize control of the Russia probe and force the special counsel's removal.
Politics Apr 17WATCH: Attorney General Barr discusses Mueller report release
The Justice Department is expected to release a redacted version of the special counsel's report on Russian election interference and Donald Trump's campaign.
Politics Apr 10Senators question Trump’s deputy attorney general nominee on lack of criminal law experience
The tensest moments of Jeffrey Rosen's confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee came when he refused to firmly commit to making special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia probe public.
Nation Apr 05Barr orders FBI, Bureau of Prisons to probe discrimination against LGBTQ workers
The concerns included allegations that LGBTQ agents at the FBI academy face discrimination and different evaluation standards, as well as gay agents being dismissed from the academy "because they are not 'bro-y' or masculine enough."…
Politics Mar 28Russian involved in election meddling to be sentenced next month
Maria Butina admitted she was a secret agent for the Kremlin who tried to infiltrate conservative U.S. political groups as Donald Trump rose to power.