By SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03/20 — In the latest judicial setback for the former French president, Nicolas Sarkozy was placed in custody on Tuesday as part of an investigation that he received millions of euros in illegal campaign financing from the regime of the late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/19 — President Donald Trump is not considering firing the special counsel investigating Russian election interference, a top White House lawyer said,
By ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/17 — Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he has fired Andrew McCabe, a former FBI deputy director who was a regular target of President Donald Trump’s anger and criticism,
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/13 — Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have completed a draft report concluding there was no collusion or coordination between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia,
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/06 — Two Republican House committee chairmen are calling for a new special counsel to take a broad look at whether Justice Department or FBI employees were biased as they began investigating President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia in 2016 and whether there were surveillance abuses as part of that probe.
By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/28 — President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on his attorney general Wednesday, describing as “disgraceful” his handling of Republican complaints that the FBI abused its surveillance power during the early stages of the Russia probe.
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/25 — Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked its full release, the House Intelligence Committee published a blacked out version of a classified Democratic memo aiming to counter a GOP narrative that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against Trump as they investigated his ties to Russia.
By RAPHAEL SATTER and NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) 02/20— A Clinton-Obama sex tape using body doubles. A Facebook page promoting Texas independence riddled with grammatical mistakes.
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) 02/19 — Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
Baffled in 2016 by Russian agents who bought ads to sway the U.S.
WASHINGTON (AP) 02/20 — President Donald Trump is again accusing his predecessor of not doing enough to prevent Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
Trump tweets that’s because President Barack Obama “thought Crooked Hillary was going to win and he didn’t want to ‘rock the boat.’”
By JIM HEINTZ and NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) 02/17 — He’s known as “Putin’s chef” — a wealthy Russian businessman and restaurateur who gained favor with Vladimir Putin through his stomach.
By LOLITA BALDOR and DAVID RISING, Associated Press MUNICH (AP) 02/17 — Top Russian and American officials exchanged barbs Saturday in Germany over the U.S.
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/17 — Special counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies on Friday with interfering in the 2016 election by assuming U.S.
By CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/10 — President Donald Trump on Saturday accused the Democrats of playing politics with classified information,
By CHAD DAY and MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/08 — Two influential Republican senators have injected new information into the partisan dispute over the government’s secret surveillance of a former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump,
By ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/07 — The day in July 2016 that FBI Director James Comey defended to Congress the bureau’s decision in the Hillary Clinton email probe,
By ZEKE MILLER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) 02/02 — President Donald Trump, dogged by an unrelenting investigation into his campaign’s ties to Russia,Read more »
By CHAD DAY and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/31— President Donald Trump was overheard Tuesday night telling a Republican lawmaker he is “100 percent”
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/30 — Brushing aside opposition from the Justice Department, Republicans on the House intelligence committee voted to release a classified memo that purports to show improper use of surveillance by the FBI and the Justice Department in the Russia investigation.
By ERIC TUCKER and SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/29 — FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump’s criticism who led the bureau for months last year following the firing of James Comey,