U.S. attorney general next to land in scandal's spotlight

/ Jun 11, 2017

U.S. attorney general next to land in scandal's spotlight

Jeff Sessions, a longtime senator until President Donald Trump picked him as U.S. attorney general, heads to Congress this coming week, where he will face a grilling about his Russian interactions. Sessions, among the earliest high-profile backers of Trump’s election campaign, appears before his ...

Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

/ Jun 10, 2017

Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

U.S. President Donald Trump punched back Friday against James Comey, accusing the ousted FBI director of lying about their private conversations — and saying he is “100 percent” willing to testify under oath. Comey delivered scathing testimony a day earlier in a highly anticipated ...

No bond for woman accused of leaking top-secret documents

Jun 9, 2017

No bond for woman accused of leaking top-secret documents

A federal judge says a young woman charged with leaking classified U.S. documents to a reporter will remain in jail until her trial. Prosecutors successfully argued Thursday that 25-year-old Reality Winner might possess more stolen government secrets and that she might be a flight ...

Ex-FBI chief Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe

/ Jun 8, 2017

Ex-FBI chief Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe

Fired FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday that President Donald Trump urged him to drop a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, prompting fresh allegations that Trump tried to obstruct justice. In a bombshell revelation on the eve of his hotly anticipated ...