Prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal prosecutor who was helping lead the investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe has resigned from the Justice Department, a spokesman said. N...

Prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal prosecutor who was helping lead the investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe has resigned from the Justice Department, a spokesman said Friday. ...

Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Durham look at Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former FBI lawyer plans to plead guilty to making a false statement in the first criminal case arising from U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation into the probe of ties between...

Inquiry into Russia probe carries political consequences

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr says he doesn't expect a criminal inquiry into the origins of the Russia investigation to target former President Barack Obama or Joe Biden, the former...

Prosecutor who quit Roger Stone trial team has new job

WASHINGTON (AP) — A prosecutor on the Roger Stone trial team who abruptly resigned from the Justice Department because of a dispute over the recommended sentence has a new job. Jonat...

US charges 4 Chinese military members in Equifax breach

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four members of the Chinese military have been charged with breaking into the networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency and stealing the personal information of tens of m...

Ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn filed court papers Tuesday to him withdraw his guilty plea, saying federal prosecutors had acted in “bad faith" an...

US to send home some Saudi military students after shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is preparing to remove more than a dozen Saudi military students from a training program and return them to their home country after an investigation into a deadly ...

AP source: US pulling Saudi military students after shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) — A number of military students from Saudi Arabia will be removed from a training program in the United States and returned to their home country after an investigation into a deadly s...

Ex-Trump aide Manafort told FBI he had 'no chance at trial'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he knew he “had no chance at trial" when he pleaded guilty last year in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, accor...

Watchdog: "Basic and fundamental errors" in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's internal watchdog will tell Congress on Wednesday that he is concerned that “so many basic and fundamental errors" were made by the FBI as it investigated ti...

FBI was justified in probing Trump-Russia, fed watchdog says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI was justified in opening its investigation into ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russia and did not act with political bias, the Justice Department's interna...

Watchdog report on Russia probe nears public release

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's watchdog is nearing the release of its report on the early stages of the FBI's Russia investigation. The document is likely to revive debat...

Democrats move ahead with subpoenas, Trump impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have taken their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, issuing subpoenas demanding documents from Secretary of State Mike P...

FBI chief Wray breaks with Barr on use of term 'spying'

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director Chris Wray says "spying" is not the term he would use for court-authorized surveillance conducted by the bureau. Wray was asked at a Senate Appropriati...