Michael Cohen, the 'fixer' who turned on Trump
Michael Cohen was the personal lawyer to Donald Trump and the epitome of loyalty -- a man who said he would "take a bullet" for his boss. No longer. Michael Cohen, once one of Trump's most trusted lieutenants, completed his acrimonious break with the president on Wednesday. In dramatic nationally televised testimony before a US…
Top US official discussed Trump removal in 2017
The US deputy attorney general discussed how many cabinet members would support removing US President Donald Trump from office in 2017, the FBI's former acting director said in an interview airing Sunday. Andrew McCabe said invoking the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution was raised by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein after Trump fired FBI…
FBI Investigating Hate Letter Sent To Jussie Smollett
According to a new report by celebrity gossip site, TMZ, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is working with folks on the set of "Empire" to track down the person who sent actor, Jussie Smollett a hateful, threatening letter just days before a suspected homophobic and racist attack. It is gathered that they are also on high…
FBI opened probe into whether Trump working for Russians
The Federal Bureau of Investigation opened an inquiry in 2017 into whether US President Donald Trump was working on behalf of Russia, The New York Times reported on Friday.
Embattled Trump struggles to fill key White House post
A beleaguered President Donald Trump on Monday insisted hush payments made to women before the 2016 election were legal, as he struggled to fill the key position of chief of staff -- made toxic by two years of White House turmoil.
'Very scary time' for young American men, says Trump
US President Donald Trump said Tuesday the reaction to decades-old allegations of sexual assault against his Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh makes it "a very scary time" for young men in the United States. His remarks came as he responded to questions about allegations against the conservative jurist by three women who say Kavanaugh drunkenly…
Trump says no FBI probe needed on Supreme Court pick
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that there is no need for FBI involvement in the scandal threatening to derail his pick for a coveted place on the US Supreme Court.
Nigerian-American jailed for email scam
Emeka Ndukwu, 46, a Nigerian-American based in Maryland, has been sentenced to four years in prison for engaging in business e-mail scheme and conspiring to launder more than $900,000 proceeds of scams. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), in a statement, said Ndukwu tricked seven companies in the United States and abroad into wiring more…
Trump 'on tape' discussing payment to Playboy model
US President Donald Trump was secretly taped by his longtime lawyer discussing payments to a former Playboy model, with whom he allegedly had an affair, and the recording is in FBI hands, The New York Times reported Friday. The lawyer, Michael Cohen -- who no longer represents Trump -- is being investigated over payments made…
FBI chief reiterates: Russia meddled, whatever Putin & Trump say
FBI director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that the US intelligence community stands by its view that Russia interfered in the 2016 US election, despite Vladimir Putin's denial this week to President Donald Trump.
'FBI lover' agent rejects Trump bias charges in stormy hearing
Veteran FBI agent Peter Strzok on Thursday rejected accusations of anti-Trump bias in his work on the Russia collusion probe, telling lawmakers in a tempestuous hearing that attacks on the FBI and Justice Department were a "victory" for Vladimir Putin.