Pence hires his own lawyer amid Russia probes

/ Jun 16, 2017

Pence hires his own lawyer amid Russia probes

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has hired a lawyer known for defending government officials in high-profile investigations to help him with probes into whether there were ties between the election campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia, his office said on Thursday. U.S. ...

/ Jun 13, 2017

Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller: friend

A friend of the president says Donald Trump is considering “terminating” special counsel Robert Mueller. Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy tells Judy Woodruff of “PBS NewsHour”: “I think he’s considering perhaps terminating the special counsel. I think he’s weighing that option.” The White House did ...

Trump tweet brands ex-FBI chief Comey a coward over 'leaks'

/ Jun 12, 2017

Trump tweet brands ex-FBI chief Comey a coward over 'leaks'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday intensified his effort to discredit ousted FBI director James Comey, accusing him of cowardice in leaking an eye-popping account of their private meetings. In an angry early-morning tweet from his New Jersey golf club, the embattled president questioned ...

Flynn takes the Fifth, citing 'public frenzy' against him

/ May 23, 2017

Flynn takes the Fifth, citing 'public frenzy' against him

President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in rebuffing a subpoena Monday in the investigation into Russia’s election meddling. Then a top House Democrat cited new evidence he said appeared to show Flynn lied on ...

Report says NFL did not see tape in Rice case

/ Jan 9, 2015

Report says NFL did not see tape in Rice case

The NFL failed to discipline Ray Rice properly because of a weak domestic abuse policy and an investigative system too reliant on information from law enforcement, according to a report released Thursday. The report from a former FBI director hired to investigate found no ...