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Trump FBI pick Christopher Wray testifies no one asked him for 'loyalty oath'
Faced with questions about Russian election interference and the possibility of collusion with the Trump campaign, President Trump's nominee for FBI director today stood firm in his belief in the agency’s independence, pushing back against any suggestion that he’d interfere with the Justice
AP FACT CHECK: Vermont senator wasn't indicted
A story alleging that a Vermont senator has been arrested by the FBI and will face charges of illegal gambling and drug possession is untrue
What to watch during Chris Wray's confirmation hearing
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, MaryAlice Parks and ABC News contributor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake discuss the key moments of Chris Wray's confirmation hearing.
Inside Marvel: Darth Vader comic series fills in the gaps between Episodes III and IV
Marvel's Darth Vader writers discuss Vader's evolution and how they are adding to his legacy.
Sen. Warner asks Sessions if he has confidence in special counsel Mueller
Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
The Note: Trump dumps Paris accord and the world dumps on him
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY President Trump ’s taking his travel ban all the way to the Supreme Court . Trump decides to go it alone, announcing Thursday he’s pulling the United States out of the Paris climate agreement (which won’t happen overnight, but in 2020 a day after the next election Must
Democratic Senators asked FBI to investigate Jeff Sessions for perjury
Two Democratic senators revealed that they asked former FBI Director James Comey to investigate Attorney General Jeff Sessions for perjury stemming from his confirmation hearing testimony. Sens. Patrick Leahy , D-Vermont, and Al Franken , D-Minnesota, issued a joint statement today alleging that
US ignores evidence of atrocities by blacklisted Iraqi military unit
The U.S. military continues to work with a blacklisted Iraqi special forces unit despite overwhelming evidence that its officers have engaged in human rights abuses for at least two years. In hours of footage captured by Iraqi photojournalist Ali Arkady, licensed by ABC News and broadcast on World
Reactions to FBI Director James Comey's firing are mixed
Following President Donald Trump 's firing Tuesday of FBI Director James Comey, a number of political figures spoke out, with reactions spanning the spectrum, from approval to suspicion. Here are the major reactions and questions raised by figures from both sides of the aisle. Democrats ask: Is