Russian woman charged with interfering in midterm elections

The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Friday charged a Russian woman with participating in a conspiracy to influence next month’s midt…

FBI chief: ‘Usual process was followed’ for Kavanaugh background investigation

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that the bureau’s background investigation into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh was limited in scope, following precedent for similar investigations.Sen. Kamala Ha…

Aide for GOP involved in Kavanaugh nomination resigns after past sexual harassment allegation surfaces

A spokesman for the Senate Judiciary Committee who was involved in Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court has abruptly resigned after allegations surfaced that he was dismissed from a previous job following a c…

Mueller threat to Trump grows with Manafort deal

Former Trump campaign head Paul Manafort’s deal agreeing to cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller poses a new danger to President Trump and his inner circle by providing prosecutors with additional inside informat…

Giuliani on Manafort plea deal: Trump ‘did nothing wrong’

President Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani asserted that Trump “did nothing wrong” after former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort reached a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller.Giuliani said in…

White House: Manafort’s deal has ‘nothing to do’ with Trump

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders quickly responded to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, saying Friday it was “unrelated” to President Trump’s 2…

Charges against North Korea mark new phase in cyber crackdown

Department of Justice (DOJ) officials have unsealed a massive, 179 page-long complaint against a North Korean hacker, marking a significant benchmark in U.S. efforts to crack down on foreign cyberattacks….

Steele told DOJ official Russia thought it had ‘Trump over a barrel’: report

Department of Justice (DOJ) official Bruce Ohr reportedly told lawmakers during a private interview this week that former British intelligence agent Christopher Steele told him that Russian intelligence officials believed…

GOP senator: If Trump colluded with Russia the world would already know

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) pushed back against former CIA Director John Brennan’s claims that there is evidence of President Trump colluding with Russia during the 2016 election, saying if there was such evidence “the entire…

Brennan: I didn’t mean that Trump committed treason

Former CIA Director John Brennan said that he didn’t mean President Trump had committed treason when he called Trump’s press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin “nothing short of treason.”Brennan clari…

Bannon: If Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting ‘you have to question it’

Former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon said that it would be concerning if President Trump had previous knowledge about a 2016 Trump Tower meeting between campaign officials and a Russian lawyer.Bannon…

Five things to know about Bruce Ohr, the DOJ official under fire from Trump

From Ohr’s ties to intelligence firm Fusion GPS to the president’s threats, here are five things to know about the Justice Department official.

Bill Maher criticizes social media bans: ‘Alex Jones gets to speak’

HBO talk show host Bill Maher spoke out in defense of controversial right-wing host Alex Jones after Jones was suspended from several social media platforms, saying that everyone has a right to free speech….

Brennan fires new shot at Trump: ‘He’s drunk on power’

Former CIA Director John Brennan issued fresh criticism of President Trump on Friday night, calling him “drunk on power” after he revoked Brennan’s security clearance this week.”I think right now, this country is i…

Mueller recommends Papadopoulos be sentenced to up to 6 months in prison

Special counsel Robert Mueller has recommended that former Trump campaign staffer George Papadopoulos be sentenced to zero to six months in prison and face a fine of $9,500.Mueller stated in a court filing Friday t…

DOJ lawyers seek to stop release of Trump financial records

Department of Justice (DOJ) lawyers have filed a request in federal court to halt a lawsuit surrounding President Trump’s hotel in Washington, D.C., while they file an appeal, a move that would stop the release of the pro…

Justice Dept investigating GOP fundraiser for allegedly offering Trump admin actions in exchange for payments: report

Elliott Broidy, a longtime GOP fundraiser and former Republican National Committee (RNC) official, is reportedly under investigation for allegedly offering actions by the Trump administration to foreign officials for tens…

AP: Omarosa has secretly recorded video as well as audio

Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman reportedly has video tapes, text messages and other forms of documentation from her time in the Trump administration in addition to the audio recordings she’s been releasin…

Giuliani: Trump legal team ready to argue Mueller subpoena ‘before the Supreme Court’

President Trump’s legal team is preparing to argue a potential subpoena from special counsel Robert Mueller in front of the Supreme Court, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday.Giuliani, who is leading talks be…

FCC shuts down Alex Jones’s flagship radio station

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has shut down conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’s flagship radio station….