Talk of unproven FBI ‘plant’ in Trump campaign circulates among Republicans

A small cadre of House Republicans believe that they have sniffed out the identity of a confidential FBI informant who reportedly met with Trump campaign officials during the election.The GOP lawmakers have raised…

Judiciary transcripts offer detailed account of Trump Tower meeting

The documents show a constellation of efforts over several years by two powerful Russian real estate developers to arrange meetings and provide assistance to Trump.

Judiciary transcripts offer detailed account of Trump Tower meeting

The documents show a constellation of efforts over several years by two powerful Russian real estate developers to arrange meetings and provide assistance to Trump.

Senate Judiciary releases transcripts from Trump Tower meeting interviews

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday morning released the transcripts from a slate of interviews with participants of the n…

Trump administration struggles to deal with US enemy combatant

The Trump administration is weighing how to proceed with a U.S. citizen it has held as an enemy combatant since September in a unusual case that could threaten the legal underpinnings of the war against the Islamic State…

CIA nominee bolsters chance for confirmation

Gina Haspel had no major stumbles Wednesday in her highly anticipated testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee, a performance that earned some muted criticism from Democrats but overall appeared to bolster her chanc…

Moment of truth for Trump pick to lead CIA

Gina Haspel is set to face off with senators Wednesday in what is expected to be a bruising relitigation of the use of harsh interrogation techniques during the George W. Bush administration.Haspel is set to be gri…

CIA delivers classified materials to Congress on Haspel

The CIA has given Congress a tranche of classified documents related to the controversial undercover background of Gina Haspel, President Trump’s choice to lead the spy agency.The delivery – a single cardboard box…

Judge in Manafort case pushes back on prosecutors

A federal judge in Virginia on Friday expressed deep skepticism that charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort a…

Mueller subpoena of Trump could spark historic legal clash

It’s not clear who would prevail.

Judge rejects Trump’s bid to block access to Cohen materials

Cohen’s legal team had asked for a temporary restraining order.

IG report faults fired FBI official McCabe for leak to media

The disclosure was related to a Clinton Foundation investigation.

DOJ watchdog launches probe into alleged FISA abuse

The Department of Justice’s (DOJ) inspector general formally announced Wednesday that he will launch a separate investigation into the DOJ’s handling of a surveillance warrant application for former Trump campai…

Hillary foe turns heads with Trump talk

It’s getting harder to figure out whose side Rep. Trey Gowdy is on.A fierce Hillary Clinton critic who led the deeply polarizing investigation into the 2012 terrorist attacks on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Beng…

Pressure builds on Sessions for second special counsel

Powerful GOP lawmakers are urging the attorney general to pull the trigger.

Sessions fires McCabe from FBI

“This is part of an effort to discredit me as a witness,” McCabe says after firing.

Sessions fires McCabe from FBI

“This is part of an effort to discredit me as a witness,” Andrew McCabe said after his firing.

Republicans on defensive over Russia report finding

“I screwed this up by that line in the talking points, created this ruckus – it’s a non-ruckus ruckus,” Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas) said.

Dems: Uranium One informant provided ‘no evidence’ of Clinton ‘quid pro quo’

Democratic staff on Thursday circulated a summary of the informant’s closed-door testimony.

Trump poised for clash with DOJ over classified memo

A DOJ official warned that releasing the memo publicly would be “extraordinarily reckless” and endanger national security.