Russia probe

AP
May 29, 2019 - 8:16 am
Special counsel Robert Mueller says charging a president with a crime was "not an option" his team could consider in the Russia investigation. Mueller says that he was bound by longstanding Justice Department opinions that say a president can't be indicted while in office. In his first public...
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AP
May 24, 2019 - 7:26 am
President Donald Trump has granted Attorney General William Barr new powers to review and potentially release classified information related to the origins of the Russia investigation, a move aimed at accelerating Barr's inquiry into whether U.S. officials improperly surveilled Trump's 2016...
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AP
May 22, 2019 - 12:50 pm
President Donald Trump is blasting Democratic leaders after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused him of engaging in a cover-up. Trump on Wednesday made a surprise appearance in the Rose Garden after cutting short an infrastructure meeting with Democratic leaders. He appeared behind a sign that listed...
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AP
May 07, 2019 - 7:13 am
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is declaring "case closed" on the Russia probe and potential obstruction by President Donald Trump. That's according to an excerpt of a speech the Republican leader is expected to deliver Tuesday as the Senate opens. His remarks are being billed as his final...
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AP
May 01, 2019 - 7:13 am
WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller told Attorney General William Barr that Barr's summary of the Russia probe's findings caused "public confusion about critical aspects" of the investigation. A copy of Mueller's letter to Barr was released Wednesday. In his letter, Mueller raised concerns...
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AP
April 11, 2019 - 12:10 pm
WASHINGTON — Former Obama administration White House counsel Greg Craig was indicted Thursday on charges of making false statements and concealing information in a Justice Department foreign lobbying investigation that intersected with the Russia probe. Craig was charged in a two-count indictment...
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CBS News
March 22, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Special Counsel Robert Mueller has submitted to the attorney general the report on his findings of his investigation into any ties between the Russian government and Trump campaign associates. The scope of his probe included any matters that arose from the investigation. Congressman Adam Schiff...
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AP
January 28, 2019 - 5:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel's Russia probe is "close to being completed," the acting attorney general said Monday in the first official sign that the investigation may be wrapping up. Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's comments were a departure for the Justice Department, which...
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AP
January 25, 2019 - 10:22 am
(AP) - Former Trump adviser Roger Stone says he believes his arrest in the special counsel's Russia probe was "politically motivated" and he's vowing to plead not guilty and fight the charges. Stone spoke to reporters after he was released from a Florida courthouse on Friday. He's been charged with...
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AP
December 16, 2018 - 9:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, President Donald Trump and his attorney unleased a fresh series of attacks Sunday on the investigators, questioning their integrity while categorically ruling out the possibility of a presidential interview with the special...
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