By ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 07/12 — An embattled FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages exposed the Justice Department to claims of institutional bias launched a vigorous defense Thursday at an extraordinary congressional hearing that devolved into shouting matches,
By CATHERINE LUCEY, ZEKE MILLER and MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 07/10 — President Donald Trump chose Brett Kavanaugh, a solidly conservative, politically connected judge,
By MICHAEL BALSAMO and CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press 06/25 – Porn actress Stormy Daniels was scheduled to meet with federal prosecutors in New York on Monday as part of their investigation into President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney,Read more »
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 06/20 — House Republicans escalated their months long standoff with the Justice Department, saying the FBI hasn’t adequately addressed bias within the agency and threatening to hold top department officials in contempt — or even impeach them.
By JOHN MINCHILLO and ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) 06/05 — More than 100 workers at an Ohio gardening and landscaping company were arrested Tuesday when about 200 federal officers descended on the business and carried out one of the largest workplace immigration raids in recent years.
By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 06/02 — The Defense Department is poised to take over background investigations for the federal government, using increased automation and high-tech analysis to tighten controls and tackle an enormous backlog of workers waiting for security clearances,
By BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) 05/26 — The police chief recently named to the board that regulates Alaska’s legal marijuana industry said the fight that has long been waged against pot in this country has been a “waste of time”
By DESMOND BUTLER and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/23 — President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department, declining to say whether he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein after the White House negotiated rare access to classified documents for Trump’s congressional allies.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, CATHERINE LUCEY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/19 — President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign — an allegation his own lawyer said might not be true.
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) 04/28 — U.S. immigration lawyers are telling Central Americans in a caravan of asylum-seekers that traveled through Mexico to the border with San Diego that they face possible separation from their children and detention for many months.
By JONATHAN LEMIRE and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/27 — President Donald Trump insists he “won’t be involved” in any attempt to interfere with the investigation into Russian election meddling — unless he changes his mind.
By TOM LoBIANCO and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/27 — The Republican-led House intelligence committee on Friday officially declared the end of its Russia probe,
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, ERIC TUCKER and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/20 — In a series of startlingly candid conversations, President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of a top adviser,
By CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/20 — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, an outspoken supporter of Donald Trump since the early days of his campaign,
By CATHERINE LUCEY and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/16 — Former FBI Director James Comey says he thinks it’s possible the Russians have compromising information on President Donald Trump,
By AMY TAXIN, Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) 04/16 — More local governments in California are resisting the state’s efforts to resist the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown,
BY ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/14 — The Justice Department watchdog says fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe misled investigators over his role in a news media disclosure.
By CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/13 — President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney.
By CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/13 — Former FBI Director James Comey blasts President Donald Trump as unethical and “untethered to truth”
By MICHAEL CASEY, Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. (AP) 04/12 — An international crackdown on illegal logging in tropical forests has ensnared the makers of some guitars and other musical instruments,