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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!"…
Politics Sep 21Rosenstein denies that he proposed secretly taping Trump
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he suggested last year he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose chaos in the administration.
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.