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DOJ believes Trump held onto sensitive classified documents, sources says

The information was so sensitive that authorities wanted it back immediately.
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FILE PHOTO: Former U.S. President Donald Trump  departs Trump Tower for a deposition two days after FBI agents raided his Mar-a-Lago Palm Beach home, in New York City, U.S., August 10, 2022. REUTERS/David 'Dee' Delgado/File Photo
August 11

GOP lawmakers call Garland's remarks on Mar-a-Lago search insufficient

The attorney general said he approved the search warrant and wanted it released.
August 11
Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 11, 2022.
August 11

AG Garland speaks out for first time about FBI search of Trump's home

The government on Thursday also filed a motion to unseal the search warrant.
August 11
Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 11, 2022.
August 11

Can Liz Cheney hang onto her House seat?

Rep. Liz Cheney is in the fight of her political life, as Wyoming Republicans decide whether to grant her another term – despite her full-throated opposition to former President Donald Trump.
August 11
VIDEO: Justice Department asks court to unseal search warrant in Trump records case
August 11

Justice Department asks court to unseal search warrant in Trump records case

Attorney General Merrick Garland announced plans to ask a judge to unseal the warrant the FBI obtained to search former President Donald Trump’s Florida estate for documents from the White House.
August 11
VIDEO: Justice Department asks court to unseal search warrant in Trump records case
August 11

Why Garland had to make a move on Mar-a-Lago search case

ABC News’s Jon Karl breaks down the context behind Attorney General Merrick Garland’s news conference Thursday afternoon regarding an FBI search at former President Donald Trump’s Florida home.
August 11
VIDEO: Why Garland had to make a move on Mar-a-Lago search case
August 11

Watchdog had prepped notice of delays it faced monitoring DHS, Secret Service texts

Leading Democrats are requesting answers and clarity on "inconsistencies."
August 11
In this April 18, 2019, file photo, Dr. Joseph Cuffari, Arizona policy advisor for Military and Veteran Affairs, delivers remarks on behalf of Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey.
August 11

Read Merrick Garland's full remarks on FBI search of Mar-a-Lago

Attorney General Garland made a speech days after the FBI's raid of Mar-a-Lago.
August 11
U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland turns away and leaves the podium after speaking about the FBI's search warrant served at former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida during a statement at the U.S. Justice Department in Washington, Aug. 11, 2022.
August 11

Merrick Garland gives statement on FBI raid of Mar-A-Lago

The DOJ has filed a motion to unseal the search warrant that led to the raid.
August 11
VIDEO: Merrick Garland gives statement on FBI raid of Mar-A-Lago
August 11

Trump received subpoena in spring for documents: Sources

The former president's Mar-a-Lago home was raided by the FBI on Monday.
August 11
Former President Donald Trump waves while walking to a vehicle in New York City on Aug. 10, 2022.
August 11

Republicans stress this attack in Iowa: Democrats don't value your caucus enough

Local Republicans had supported state Democrats trying to keep Iowa first.
August 11
A pedestrian walks past a sign for the Iowa Caucuses on a downtown skywalk, in Des Moines, Iowa, Feb. 4, 2020.
August 11

Beto O'Rourke snaps back during laughter after he references Uvalde school shooting

Viral video of the moment shows attendees began to cheer and clap for O’Rourke.
August 11
Beto O'Rourke, Democratic gubernatorial candidate for Texas, speaks during a campaign event in Bastrop, Texas, Aug. 5, 2022.
August 11

GOP leaders decry Mar-a-Lago search and vow investigations if they retake Congress

Republicans started off the night with a prayer, saying "evil surrounds us."
August 11
Ronna McDaniel, chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, speaks during a meeting in Las Vegas, Nov. 6, 2021.
August 11

Beto O’Rourke calls out heckler at campaign event

The Democratic gubernatorial nominee for Texas snapped at the individual with an expletive while discussing the Uvalde school shooting.
August 11
The Democratic gubernatorial nominee for Texas snapped at the individual with an expletive while discussing the Uvalde school shooting.
August 11

GOP candidates bring conspiracy theories to trail in Trump's defense: The Note

Republican lawmakers have a whole lot of theories.
August 11
Former President Donald Trump departs Trump Tower in New York, Aug. 10, 2022.
August 10

Rep. Jayapal: Inflation Reduction Act is 'a significant movement forward'

ABC News' Kayna Whitworth spoke with Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-WA, about the Inflation Reduction Act and a path forward for Democrats now under 100 days until the midterms.
August 10
VIDEO: Rep. Jayapal: Inflation Reduction Act is 'a significant movement forward'
August 10

FBI director doesn't comment on Mar-a-Lago raid

Law enforcement sources told ABC News threats against FBI agents are increasing.
August 10
FBI Director Christopher Wray speaks during a news conference, on Aug. 10, 2022, in Omaha, Neb.
August 10

Primary results reveal Trump’s hold over GOP, set up Wisconsin Senate showdown

ABC News Political Director Rick Klein breaks down primary results in four states, including the battleground state of Wisconsin.
August 10
VIDEO: Primary results reveal Trump’s hold over GOP, set up Wisconsin Senate showdown
August 10

Former President Trump pleads the Fifth in deposition

ABC News Senior Investigative Reporter Aaron Katersky is outside the New York Attorney General’s Office as Donald Trump appears for a deposition amid the probe into his business dealings.
August 10
VIDOE: Former President Trump pleads the Fifth in deposition
August 10

Trump says he changed his mind about the Fifth, which he once said was for 'the mob'

"If you're innocent, why are you taking the Fifth Amendment?" he said in 2016.
August 10
Former President Donald Trump waves while walking to a vehicle in New York, on Aug. 10, 2022.
August 10

Blumenthal: PACT act will help 'millions of our nation’s heroes'

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Amy Antioho, the widow of an Army officer who died of brain cancer after working near burn pits in Afghanistan, react to the passage of the PACT Act.
August 10
VIDEO: Blumenthal: PACT act will help 'millions of our nation’s heroes'
August 10

Ilhan Omar squeaks to victory -- and other Tuesday night primary surprises: Analysis

Here's a closer look at the results in four states and what they mean.
August 10
Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks to a reporter before a press conference outside the U.S. Capitol, on July 19, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
August 10

Iran tried to arrange the murder of Trump WH adviser as retaliation: Prosecutors

The suspect, Shahram Poursafi, remains at large abroad.
August 10
National Security Adviser John Bolton attends a meeting with President Donald Trump as he meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Aug. 26, 2019.
August 10

Trump supporters and critics gather outside Mar-a-Lago after FBI search

The groups reportedly broke down into "profanity-laced arguments."
August 10
A truck displaying pro-Trump flags is dirven past Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, the home of former President Donald Trump, Aug. 9, 2022, one day after FBI agents searched the residence.
August 10

Biden signs bill expanding and streamlining care for veterans exposed to burn pits

The issue is personal for the president, who says it may have affected son Beau.
August 10
President Joe Biden hands a pen to Brielle Robinson, the daughter of Sgt. 1st Class Heath Robinson, as her mother, Danielle Robinson, stands by during a signing ceremony for "the Sergeant First Class Heath Robinson Honoring our Promises to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act of 2022," in the East Room of the White House, Aug. 10, 2022.
August 10

Republican candidates bet on denying integrity of election

At least 120 GOP candidates embraced aspects of stolen election claims.
August 10
Republican nominee for Arizona governor Kari Lake speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference CPAC in Dallas, Texas, Aug. 6, 2022.
August 10

Biden signs veterans PACT Act into law

The law expands benefits to veterans who were exposed to toxic burn pits while serving in the military.
August 10
The family of two Black girls filed a $25 million class-action lawsuit after one of the theme park’s characters allegedly ignored the girls.
August 10

President Biden signs PACT Act into law

The bipartisan bill expands veterans' health care benefits.
August 10
VIDEO: President Biden signs PACT Act into law
August 10

What investigators needed to get a warrant for Trump's home, according to experts

The former president’s Florida club was raided by the FBI on Monday.
August 10
Armed Secret Service agents stand outside an entrance to former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate, late Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Palm Beach, Fla.
August 10

In Garland Democrats trust, as pressure grows to explain raid: The Note

Attorney General Merrick Garland has frustrated some Trump critics.
August 10
Former U.S. President Donald Trump attends a rally ahead of Arizona primary elections, in Prescott Valley, Ariz., July 22, 2022.
August 09

Minnesota 2022 primary election results

The races featured a Democratic face-off between a progressive and moderate.
August 09
A voter casts his ballot in the Minnesota state primary elections in Saint Peter, Minn., Aug 9, 2022.
August 09

Wisconsin race could decide Senate balance

ABC News’ Averi Harper traveled to Madison, Wisconsin, to follow Senate candidate Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, who is looking to unseat GOP Sen. Ron Johnson in November’s election.
August 09
VIDEO: Wisconsin race could decide Senate balance
August 09

Vermont 2022 primary election results

For the first time, state voters are almost certain to send a woman to Congress.
August 09
Voters fill the polling booths in Montpelier, Vt., Nov. 6, 2012.
August 09

Wisconsin Dems rally behind potential history-maker Mandela Barnes ahead of key race

Ahead of November, one expert said: "Politics here resembles trench warfare."
August 09
Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes who is running to become the Democratic nominee for the U.S. senate speaks during a campaign event at The Wicked Hop, Aug. 7, 2022, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
August 09

Wisconsin 2022 primary election results

A Senate seat could be at the very center of the congressional balance of power.
August 09
A voter casts their ballot in Oshkosh, Wis., Feb. 15, 2022.
August 09

This state to break its streak as only in the nation to not elect a woman to Congress

ABC News projects Sanders-backed state Sen. Becca Balint will win her primary.
August 09
Vermont state Sen. Becca Balint, who is seeking the Democratic Party nomination to run for Vermont's vacant U.S. House seat, speaks to voters in Colchester, Vt., on July 24, 2022.
August 09

Connecticut 2022 primary election results

The state is a longtime Democratic stronghold.
August 09
A voter checks in at Suffield Middle School on primary election day, Aug. 9, 2022, in Suffield, Conn.
August 09

Ilhan Omar faces primary: Challenger hopes to find her weakness campaigning on crime

Don Samuels, a former Minneapolis City Council member, is seeking to oust her.
August 09
Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks to a reporter before a press conference outside the U.S. Capitol, on July 19, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
August 09

What Trump has said before about sharing classified information

He chided Clinton over classified information and supported FBI investigations.
August 09
Hillary Clinton, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, speaks as Donald Trump, 2016 Republican presidential nominee, gestures during the third presidential debate in Las Vegas, Oct. 19, 2016.
August 09

Voters head to the polls in 4 states, including battleground Wisconsin

ABC News White House correspondent MaryAlice Parks reports from a polling location in Milwaukee as Republicans push to regain control of the Senate.
August 09
VIDEO: Voters head to the polls in 4 states, including battleground Wisconsin
August 09

Top races to watch as primary voters cast ballots in 4 states

Voters are heading to the polls Tuesday in Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont and Wisconsin. ABC News Political Director Rick Klein breaks down the top races to watch.
August 09
VIDEO: Top races to watch as primary voters cast ballots in 4 states
August 09

FBI executes search warrant at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate

ABC News investigative reporter Katherine Faulders, former FBI agent Brad Garrett and former federal prosecutor Renato Mariotti discuss the FBI’s search of Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence.
August 09
VIDEO: FBI executes search warrant at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate
August 09

Potential political fallout from FBI search of Mar-a-Lago

Former Democratic North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and former Trump White House staffer Sarah Isgur break down the political impacts of the FBI’s search of former President Donald Trump’s estate.
August 09
VIDEO: Potential political fallout from FBI search of Mar-a-Lago
August 09

Wisconsin primary election could impact Senate balance of power

ABC News Deputy Political Director Averi Harper and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Bill Glauber discuss high-stakes primary votes in the battleground state.
August 09
VIDEO: Wisconsin primary election could impact Senate balance of power
August 09

Gun buyback program sees more than 845 guns turned in, says Houston mayor

Over the past two years, Houston has been battling a surge in gun violence.
August 09
Mayor Sylvester Turner is interviewed in Houston, June 21, 2022.
August 09

Investigators get to see Trump's tax returns, appeals court rules

The House Ways and Means Committee first sought the records in 2019.
August 09
President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Hilton Anatole, Aug. 6, 2022, in Dallas.
August 09

Mike Pompeo, Doug Mastriano being interviewed by Jan. 6 committee: Sources

Mastriano's attorney wanted to record the committee or access their recording.
August 09
The House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th hearing in the Cannon House Office Building in Washington, June 9, 2022.
August 09

Biden signs CHIPS Act: What to know

The president called the package "a once-in-a-generation investment in America."
August 09
President Joe Biden walks to deliver remarks and sign the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Aug. 9, 2022.
August 09

Republicans speak out against FBI search of Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate

Many Republicans spoke out against the FBI executing a search warrant at former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.
August 09
Many Republicans spoke out against the FBI executing a search warrant at former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.
August 09

Voters headed to the polls for primary elections in 4 states

FiveThirtyEight’s Galen Druke discusses the latest on the primary elections, the special election in Minnesota and what the results could mean for the midterms.
August 09
VIDEO: Voters headed to the polls for primary elections in 4 states