Russian oligarch sues US Treasury over sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Treasury Department and wants a federal judge to lift sanctions against him. Deripaska argues i...

November trial date set for Trump confidant Roger Stone

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has set a November trial date for one of President Donald Trump's longtime confidants, Roger Stone. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson says Ston...

New Justice pick opens key job for post-Mueller probes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nomination of a career prosecutor for the third-highest spot in the Justice Department creates a vacancy that could allow him to name the person who will ove...

Attorney general won't recuse from overseeing Mueller probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr will not recuse himself from overseeing the special counsel's Russia probe. The Justice Department said Monday that career ethics offi...

FBI to give details in arrest tied to fatal California blast

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI is set to release details about the arrest of a California man in an explosion last year that killed his ex-girlfriend and injured two others. Authorities ...

Russia, hush money, lies: Takeaways from Cohen's testimony

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Cohen told Congress a lot— and much of it wasn't good for Donald Trump. In matter-of-fact testimony, the former Trump lawyer drew a troubling picture of his...

GOP congressman taunts Michael Cohen ahead of public hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican House member is taunting Michael Cohen ahead of a congressional hearing Wednesday, suggesting the public appearance will expose damaging personal information. ...

Feds: El Chapo's sons indicted on drug conspiracy charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two sons of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have been indicted on drug conspiracy charges. The Justice Department says Joaquin Guzman Lopez and Ovidio Guzman Lo...

Trump confidant Roger Stone in court after Instagram post

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump confidant Roger Stone is appearing in court after he posted a photo on Instagram of a judge and what appeared to be the crosshairs of a gun. The political ope...

Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant is a "domestic terrorist" who wrote about biological attacks and had a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures. ...

Trump nominates Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has nominated Jeffrey Rosen to be the next deputy attorney general. Rosen is current the deputy transportation secretary and oversees the dep...

Judge orders Roger Stone to court over Instagram post

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has ordered longtime Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone to appear in court Thursday to address his Instagram post featuring a photo of her with what appears to be the...

NYPD mourns detective killed by friendly fire

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department is mourning a detective killed by friendly fire while responding to a robbery at a cellphone store. Police Commissioner James O'Neill s...

Tabloid CEO's lawyer says Enquirer didn't extort Jeff Bezos

WASHINGTON (AP) — An attorney for the head of the National Enquirer's parent company denies the tabloid committed extortion or blackmail by threatening to publish Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' explicit photo...

Bezos says Enquirer threatened to publish revealing pics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says the National Enquirer is threatening to publish revealing photographs of him unless his private investigators back off the tabloid. Bezo...