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Adam Schiff makes no apologies for investigating Trump, sees no conflict with Robert Mueller probe

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff on Sunday said he doesn’t think his decision to restart and expand the Russian-meddling investigation conflicts with special counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing probe. “We have a separate [...]

Acting AG Whitaker tells lawmakers he hasn’t interfered with Mueller probe in fiery hearing

Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said Friday he has not interfered with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation during a fiery hearing before the House Judiciary Committee. Mr. Whitaker told lawmakers that has not curtailed [...]

2020 Dems see danger in the Mueller probe

“I really think we have to divorce that right now from any 2020 campaign,” Sen. Amy Klobuchar, who is expected to announce a White House bid on Sunday, said of the special counsel’s probe. | Andrew Harnik, Pool/AP Photo 2020 [...]

Israel dismisses settler demand for probe of ex-soldiers

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israeli authorities say there’re no grounds to investigate a group of former soldiers critical of the country’s occupation of Palestinian-claimed territories. The state attorney’s office says no evidence was found [...]

Pakistan orders probe into death of activist during clashes

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) – Pakistan has ordered an investigation into the death of a prominent Pashtun rights activist following a weekend sit-in that dissolved into clashes with police. Friends and family of Arman Loni accuse the police [...]

Mueller probe to play key role in hearing for Trump’s AG nominee

If confirmed, this would be William Barr’s second stint as attorney general. He was previously attorney general under President George H.W. Bush. | Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images Legal Senators will seek reassurances from William [...]

Senator under misconduct probe resigns, majority leader says

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – A state senator who was under investigation following allegations of improper conduct has resigned days ahead of the start of the legislative session. Sen. Kevin Ranker, a Democrat from Orcas Island, sent a letter [...]

Donald Trump slams ‘corrupt’ former FBI officials for opening spy probe of him

President Trump blasted former FBI leaders Saturday over a report that the agency launched an investigation of the president to determine if he was a Russian asset after he fired FBI Director James B. Comey in 2017. “Wow, just learned in [...]

House Democrats prepare to probe disputed North Carolina election

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the new chairman of the House Oversight Committee, said he could begin requesting documents between Mark Harris’ campaign and McCrae Dowless this month. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Congress The investigations [...]

Peru’s chief prosecutor attempts to derail corruption probe

LIMA, Peru (AP) – Peru’s attorney general late Monday dismissed a team investigating the far-reaching Odebrecht corruption scandal, setting off street protests in cities across the country. President Martin Vizcarra quickly denounced [...]