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By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
Robert Mueller’s name is at the heart of a major investigation into Russia and President Trump that roiled the first two years of Trump’s presidency. Although he rarely makes public statements, Mueller is now speaking out about a new book…
In our news wrap Monday, dozens of wildfires are still burning on the West Coast. Southern California’s Bobcat Fire has doubled in size over the past week, fanned by high winds. Flames have scorched 165 square miles of Los Angeles…
The decision keeps the matter at least temporarily alive and rejects efforts by both Flynn's lawyers and the Justice Department to force the prosecution to be dropped without any further inquiry from the judge.
By Associated Press
The Justice Department dropping prosecution against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was swiftly embraced by Trump, who has relentlessly tweeted about the “outrageous” case and last week pronounced Flynn “exonerated."…
By Michael Balsamo, Eric Tucker, Associated Press
In our news wrap Tuesday, a U.S. federal appeals court ordered the Justice Department to hand over grand jury testimony from the special counsel’s Russia probe. The panel ruled 2-to-1 that the House is entitled to the material as part…
The news came from the House of Representatives’ top lawyer who also urged judges on Monday to order the release of still-secret material from the special counsel's investigation.
By Yamiche Alcindor
Democrats will aim to retain more discipline and focus as they try to build their case.
The Justice Department argued that once the grand jury material is released to the House Judiciary Committee, there is no guarantee that it will remain secret.
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
The revelation comes as Trump is already facing scrutiny about a potential abuse of power, including a House impeachment inquiry.
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