Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker says he's been "fully briefed" on the special counsel's investigation.
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
A 13-count indictment was unsealed Monday in New York charging Huawei, two of its affiliates and a top executive at the company.
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has agreed to testify before a House panel on Feb. 8.
Attorney general nominee William Barr says he would seek the advice of career Justice Department ethics officials about whether he should recuse himself from overseeing special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
By Associated Press
The justices on Monday rejected an appeal in a case dealing with gun rights that also included a challenge to President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker to temporarily lead the Justice Department.
By Jill Colvin, Zeke Miller, Associated Press
President Donald Trump says he will nominate William Barr, former President George H.W. Bush's attorney general, to serve in the same role.
By Associated Press
Whitaker's appointment has been criticized by Democrats who have challenged its constitutionality and are concerned that he will interfere with special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
In our News Wrap Monday, firefighters in California have gained ground on the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century. At least 77 people have died, with just under 1,000 still missing. Also, three Democratic senators asked a federal judge to…
Two weeks after Election Day, Democrats have increased their gains in the House, but Republicans secured additional victories in Senate and governors' races. Were these results indicative solely of sentiment toward President Trump, or broader ideological trends? And what's the…
By Eric Tucker, Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
Whitaker was chief of staff to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and was elevated to the top job after Sessions was ousted by President Donald Trump on Nov. 7.
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