In our news wrap Friday, firefighters in Southern California faced an uphill battle against three raging wildfires. A statewide heat wave, bone-dry conditions and gusty winds made for a difficult task, and more than 5,400 homes are at risk. Also,…
The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said in a 2-1 ruling that the Justice Department's decision to abandon the case against Flynn settles the matter.
By Associated Press
Vice President Mike Pence says he’d welcome Michael Flynn back to the administration, calling him a “patriot,” as President Donald Trump pronounces him exonerated.
By Associated Press
An FBI lawyer is suspected of altering a document related to surveillance of a former Trump campaign adviser, a person familiar with the situation said Friday.
By Eric Tucker, Deb Reichmann, Associated Press
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
President Trump declared anew on Friday that the now-concluded special counsel investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election was a "hoax" designed to discredit his presidency.
By Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress will depend not so much on what he says, but that he's even saying it at all.
In our news wrap Friday, former President Jimmy Carter said he thinks President Trump would have lost the 2016 election if not for Russian interference. He was responding to historian Jon Meacham’s question about whether Trump’s presidency is “illegitimate.” Also,…
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
Investigators were examining the flow of foreign money into Cohen's bank accounts and looking into whether the funds might be connected to a plan to lift Russian sanctions, according to court filings unsealed Wednesday.
By Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
Meeting with Democrats behind closed doors, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pointed to legal battles that have already found success in forcing Trump to comply with investigations.
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