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Politics Feb 27AP Analysis: 5 takeaways from Michael Cohen’s testimony to Congress
In his testimony, the former Trump lawyer drew a troubling picture of his former boss, implicating the president in lies big and small to the American public.
Nation Feb 20Prosecutors say Coast Guard lieutenant is domestic terrorist with hit list
Christopher Paul Hasson wrote about biological attacks and had a hit list that included prominent congressional Democrats, activists, journalists and media commentators, prosecutors say.
Politics Feb 20Trump to name Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general
President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he intends to nominate Jeffrey Rosen, a longtime litigator and deputy transportation secretary, to replace Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general.
Politics Feb 19Judge orders Roger Stone to court over Instagram post
On Monday, Stone posted a photo of U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson with what appeared to be crosshairs near her head.
Nation Feb 10Schumer announces fentanyl sanctions bill before China talks
The Senate’s top Democrat is introducing legislation to “hold China accountable” and sanction laboratories and other traffickers who export fentanyl to the United States.
Nation Feb 08National Enquirer says it will investigate Jeff Bezos extortion claims
The publisher of the National Enquirer said Friday it will look into claims of extortion and blackmail made by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who said the tabloid threatened to publish intimate photos of him unless he stopped investigating how the…
Politics Jan 28Acting AG Whitaker says Mueller’s probe is ‘close to being completed’
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker says he's been "fully briefed" on the special counsel's investigation.
World Jan 28WATCH: Justice Department files charges against tech giant Huawei
A 13-count indictment was unsealed Monday in New York charging Huawei, two of its affiliates and a top executive at the company.
Politics Jan 23Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen delaying testimony to Congress
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, won't appear as scheduled before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Feb. 7.
Politics Jan 15WATCH: Barr says he ‘will not be bullied’ into doing anything that is wrong
Comments by William Barr at his Senate confirmation hearing pointedly departed from Trump's own views and underscored Barr's efforts to reassure Democrats that he will not be a loyalist to a president who has appeared to demand it from law…