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Key moments in Charleston church shooting case as Dylann Roof pleads guilty to state charges
Nearly two years after Dylann Roof opened fire at a Bible study at a Charleston, South Carolina, church, killing nine black parishioners, the convicted killer pleaded guilty today in state court. Roof, who turned 23 last week, has already been convicted of hate crimes in a federal case and has been
Everything you need to know about former acting Attorney General Sally Yates
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates was fired by President Donald Trump back in January after a career spanning more than 27 years with the Justice Department . Now it appears that she’s come back to haunt the Trump administration. Yates was expected to testify on March 28 at a House
Can Nunes be impartial in Russia investigation?
"The View" co-hosts discuss the latest in the Russia probe, including Jared Kushner volunteering to speak with the Senate.
James Comey: Everything you need to know about the FBI director
At today's House Intelligence Committee hearing, FBI Director James Comey will likely undercut President Trump's unsubstantiated claim that President Obama ordered a wiretap of his phones prior to the election, sources familiar with the director's thinking tell ABC News. Earlier this month, after
What we know about Trump's unsubstantiated wiretapping allegations against Obama
President Trump has sparked a firestorm by accusing former President Obama of wiretapping communications in Trump Tower during the 2016 campaign without providing any evidence for his claim. But former Obama administration officials are hitting back, saying Obama did not order any wiretap. The
Sessions questions Justice Department reports on Ferguson and Chicago policing
Newly minted Attorney General Jeff Sessions questioned reports published by his agency about policing in Chicago and Ferguson , Missouri, describing "some of it" as "pretty anecdotal and not so scientifically based." While admitting that he had not read the reports, but instead viewed summaries,
Remnick: 'What we need is a real investigation' into Trump team ties to Russia
We need to define what this great, great unprecedented movement is and what it actually represents. The core conviction of our movement is that we are a nation that put and will put its own citizens first. President trump at CPAC on Friday. We're joined now on "The roundtable" by Matt schlapp,
The Investigation Into the FBI's Handling of the Clinton Email Probe Explained
The investigation into the FBI ’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe will focus on whether FBI Director James Comey broke Department of Justice “policies and procedures” by going public with details of the Clinton case, and announcing publicly that the investigation was being re-opened
5 Takeaways From Scathing Department of Justice Report on Chicago Policing
Federal investigators have determined that the Chicago Police Department has violated the constitutional rights of citizens for years in numerous ways, such as using excessive force, permitting racially discriminatory conduct and shooting individuals who posed no immediate threats, the U.S.
Watchdog Launches Investigation Into Pre-Election Actions of FBI, DOJ
The Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General announced today that it will launch a review of the actions taken by the FBI and DOJ ahead of November's election in connection to the Hillary Clinton email investigation. The inspector general will look at whether FBI Director James