Senators sue Trump over appointment of justice chief Whitaker
Three Democratic senators sued Monday to challenge President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general. Amid concerns Whitaker was chosen to protect Trump from the Russia collusion investigation of Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller, the senators said the president violated the constitution by naming him to lead the Department of Justice without first…
Trump calls Mueller investigation 'illegal'
President Donald Trump on Thursday said the Russia collusion investigation headed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller is "illegal" as the probe continues to hone in on his inner circle.
Putin: US-Russia ties should not be held hostage to Mueller probe
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday described the probe by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Moscow's election meddling as "political games" that should not be permitted to interfere with US-Russia relations.
US indicts Russian intel officers ahead of Trump-Putin meet
Twelve Russian intelligence officers were charged on Friday with hacking Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign and the Democratic Party in a stunning indictment just three...
Trump 'demands' probe of alleged spying on his campaign
US President Donald Trump sharpened Sunday his accusations that his presidential campaign was "infiltrated" or spied on for political purposes, saying he would officially "demand" a Justice Department investigation.
Mueller questions for Trump probe possible obstruction
Donald Trump lashed out Tuesday at the "disgraceful" disclosure of questions Special Counsel Robert Mueller has sought to ask the US president about potential obstruction and other matters as part of his probe into Russian election interference.
FBI raids offices of Trump's personal lawyer
A furious Donald Trump blasted the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller as a "disgrace" and a "witch hunt" Monday after FBI agents raided the New York offices of the president's longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen.
Dutch lawyer is first sentenced in Mueller Russia probe
A Dutch lawyer with direct knowledge of contacts between Russian intelligence and a top official in Donald Trump's campaign became the first person sentenced in special prosecutor Robert Mueller's sprawling investigation Tuesday.