United States

US appeals court to rehear arguments over ex-Trump aide Flynn

US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit will hear oral arguments in the matter on August 11.

US appeals court to rehear arguments over ex-Trump aide Flynn

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US AG Barr on racism, George Floyd, crime, Portland and Trump

Barr rejects Democrats' assertions of racism in US policing and denies he favoured Trump's friends in Mueller trials.

 US AG Barr on racism, George Floyd, crime, Portland and Trump

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US AG Barr tells Congress violent US protests must be stopped

Agitators use lasers, slingshots, fireworks and kerosene against US officers defending US courthouse, Barr says.

US AG Barr tells Congress violent US protests must be stopped

US Elections 2020

Top US Democrats 'gravely concerned' about election interference

Democrats in Congress demand immediate briefing from FBI officials on the nature and severity of the threats.

Top US Democrats 'gravely concerned' about election interference

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Roger Stone uses racial slur on Black radio host's show

Longtime Trump ally, whose prison sentence was recently commuted by the president, denied using the derogatory term.

Roger Stone uses racial slur on Black radio host's show

United States

Republican senator to allow Robert Mueller testimony

Move comes after former special counsel defended his investigation into collusion between President Trump and Russia.

Republican senator to allow Robert Mueller testimony

Mueller Probe

Mueller defends Russia probe, says Roger Stone 'remains a felon'

In Washington Post op-ed, Mueller attacks Trump ally and rejects White House claims he was out to get the US president.

Mueller defends Russia probe, says Roger Stone 'remains a felon'

Mueller Probe

Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

Stone was sentenced to 40 months in jail for lying to legislators investigating Russian interference in US election.

Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

Donald Trump

US Supreme Court to delay Congress access to Mueller documents

The hearing is a win for Trump, who could face fallout for possible new revelations related to the Russia report.

US Supreme Court to delay Congress access to Mueller documents

United States

US court orders case against former NSA Michael Flynn dropped

The court sided with Flynn who had been seeking to withdraw a guilty plea in which he admitted lying to the FBI.

US court orders case against former NSA Michael Flynn dropped

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US Justice officials faced 'heavy pressure' in Roger Stone case

Former Department of Justice official to tell Congress that prosecutors faced improper political interference.

US Justice officials faced 'heavy pressure' in Roger Stone case

Mueller Probe

US judge cites 'gross abuse of prosecutorial power' in Flynn case

John Gleeson: 'The government has engaged in highly irregular conduct to benefit a political ally of the president.'

US judge cites 'gross abuse of prosecutorial power' in Flynn case

Mueller Probe

US Supreme Court blocks House from Mueller grand jury material

The court's unsigned order keeps previously undisclosed details from Mueller's probe away from legislators for now.

US Supreme Court blocks House from Mueller grand jury material

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Trump aide's lawyers seek to force federal judge off case

EX-NSA adviser Michael Flynn's lawyers accuse US District Court judge of bias and asked that the case be reassigned.

Trump aide's lawyers seek to force federal judge off case

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US: What is 'unmasking' and why do officials do it?

Trump and his surrogates in conservative media imply that unmasking is something sinister, but it is actually routine.

Explainer: What is 'unmasking' and why did Obama officials do it?