Stories tagged: Russia probe
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Rick Gates, a key cooperator in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, testified Thursday against a prominent Washington attorney accused of concealing information from the Justice Department about work done …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 4:52 p.m.
A veteran FBI agent who wrote derogatory text messages about Donald Trump filed a lawsuit Tuesday charging that the bureau caved to “unrelenting pressure” from the president when it fired …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
The House Judiciary Committee is moving to authorize subpoenas for several people tied to special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, including President Donald Trump’s son in law, Jared Kushner, and former …
Tue., June 25, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Mueller agrees to testify before 2 House panels next month
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 10:49 p.m.
Democrats assail Trump’s apparent willingness to accept foreign help in his campaign while Republicans, also taken aback, struggle to defend him
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 7:42 p.m.
Special counsel Robert Mueller said Wednesday he believed he was constitutionally barred from charging President Donald Trump with a crime but pointedly emphasized that his report did not exonerate the …
Thu., May 23, 2019, 7:22 p.m.
President Donald Trump is directing the U.S. intelligence community to “quickly and fully cooperate” with Attorney General William Barr’s investigation of the origins of the multi-year probe of whether his …
Thu., May 16, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn told the special counsel’s office that people connected to the Trump administration and Congress contacted him about his cooperation with the Russia …
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 5 p.m.
The Senate Intelligence Committee has struck a deal with Donald Trump Jr. to appear for an interview next month
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 2:27 p.m.
Attorney General William Barr is working with CIA Director Gina Haspel and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats to examine intelligence methods used during the Russia investigation
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
Attorney General William Barr defended his handling of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report on Wednesday amid new revelations that Mueller expressed frustration to Barr about how the attorney general …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 1:32 p.m.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is taking swipes at his critics as he prepares to leave the Justice Department, using one of his final speeches to defend his handling of …
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 10:09 p.m.
President Donald Trump may not have obstructed justice, but it wasn’t for lack of trying.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 1:35 p.m.
President Donald Trump and his attorney general are distorting the facts when it comes to special counsel Robert Mueller’s report in the Russia investigation.
Thu., April 18, 2019, 12:27 p.m.
Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election identified 10 instances of possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump. Mueller said in his report that …
Thu., April 18, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
Robert Mueller’s 448-page investigative report into allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election includes 23 unredacted pages of Mueller’s written questions and Donald Trump’s written responses, the only …
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
For nearly two years, President Donald Trump and his allies sought to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, attacking investigators’ credibility and playing down their findings. As a redacted …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 1:54 p.m.
The special counsel’s Trump-Russia report will be out on Thursday for all to see. But not all of it.
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 11:11 a.m.
The president isn’t waiting. As Washington counts down the final hours until publication of the redacted special counsel report – now expected Thursday – Donald Trump stepped up his attacks …
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 5:04 p.m.
Attorney General William Barr said Tuesday that he expects to release a redacted version of the special counsel’s Trump-Russia investigation report “within a week” as he defended his handling of …
Wed., March 27, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
The battle over releasing the special counsel’s report intensified Wednesday as Democrats in Congress insisted Attorney General William Barr must quickly release its full findings. Barr said he’ll release at …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
Attorney General William Barr was reviewing the special counsel’s confidential report on the Russia investigation Saturday to determine what should be made public after a nearly two-year probe that cast …
Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 1:12 p.m.
Indictment by indictment, special counsel Robert Mueller has stitched together a Russia report in plain view
Special counsel Robert Mueller has spoken loudly, if indirectly, in court – indictment by indictment, guilty plea by guilty plea. In doing so, he tracked an elaborate Russian operation that …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Special counsel Robert Mueller’s sentencing memorandum for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was not publicly available late Friday, suggesting the document may still be under seal.
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
New York state prosecutors have put together a criminal case against Paul Manafort that they could file quickly if the former chairman of Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign receives a presidential …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
A report from special counsel Robert Mueller about the Russia investigation is not expected to be delivered to the Justice Department next week.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
William Barr is on the cusp of what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel’s findings to make public.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:18 p.m.
The FBI developed a backup plan to protect evidence in its Russia investigation soon after the firing of FBI Director James Comey in the event that other senior officials were …
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 3:06 p.m.
The House Intelligence Committee’s new Democratic leadership will scrutinize “credible reports of money laundering and financial compromise” involving the businesses of President Donald Trump and those closest to him, the …