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July 2, 2020, 3:26 PM

Justices keep hold on secret Russia investigation material

The Supreme Court is denying Congress access to secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation through the November election
July 2, 2020, 3:26 PM
Justices keep hold on secret Russia investigation material
June 29, 2020, 1:18 PM

Russian cybercrime groups are targeting Americans working from home

The Russian ransomware group Evil Corp is retaliating against the United States.
June 29, 2020, 1:18 PM
Russian cybercrime groups are targeting Americans working from home
June 29, 2020, 12:47 PM

Russian troll farm financier also backs Russian mercenaries in Syria: Officials

The Kremlin ally indicted last week as a key figure in Russia's online election influence operation is also tied to a shadowy military contractor.
June 29, 2020, 12:47 PM
Russian troll farm financier also backs Russian mercenaries in Syria: Officials
June 28, 2020, 11:12 PM

Trump tweet fuels speculation of Stone pardon

Trump retweeted a petition to pardon Roger Stone, fueling speculation that the president plans to pardon him.
June 28, 2020, 11:12 PM
Trump tweet fuels speculation of Stone pardon
June 25, 2020, 4:44 AM

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

The surprise ruling came as the trial judge had questioned the DOJ's move.
June 25, 2020, 4:44 AM
Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested
June 24, 2020, 7:28 PM

Roger Stone was ‘treated differently’ due to Trump relationship: Zelinsky

Aaron Zelinksy was one of four attorneys who resigned from the Justice Department's prosecution of President Donald Trump's longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone.
June 24, 2020, 7:28 PM
Roger Stone was ‘treated differently’ due to Trump relationship: Zelinsky
June 24, 2020, 3:53 PM

Russian freedivers dive below Arctic ice without scuba gear (for fun)

A group of Russians travels to the country's far north to practice free diving, an already very dangerous extreme sport, under the Arctic ice.
June 24, 2020, 3:53 PM
Russian freedivers dive below Arctic ice without scuba gear (for fun)
June 24, 2020, 1:24 PM

Prosecutor claims Roger Stone was given special treatment

A prosecutor on the Roger Stone case is expected to tell Congress President Donald Trump’s longtime friend was given favorable treatment before his sentencing. ABC News’ Alex Presha reports.
June 24, 2020, 1:24 PM
Prosecutor claims Roger Stone was given special treatment
June 12, 2020, 8:15 PM

Court appears reluctant to order dismissal of Flynn case

A federal appeals court appears skeptical of arguments that it should order the dismissal of the criminal case against former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn
June 12, 2020, 8:15 PM
June 12, 2020, 5:38 PM

DOJ, Flynn attorney face skeptical panel of judges in bid to throw out case

A federal appeals court heard arguments Friday as it considers whether to throw out the criminal case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
June 12, 2020, 5:38 PM
DOJ, Flynn attorney face skeptical panel of judges in bid to throw out case
1 month ago

Tempers flare as GOP senators seek unilateral subpoena power to probe Russia investigation

Tempers flared Thursday as GOP senators sought unilateral subpoena power in their probe of the Russia investigation.
1 month ago
GOP senators seek unilateral subpoena power to probe Russia investigation
1 month ago

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testifies Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt'

Former deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein is expected to face tough questions from Senate Republicans over his role in the Russia investigation.
1 month ago
Former Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein testifies Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt'
1 month ago

Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt': Rosenstein

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein faced a grilling from Senate Republicans Wednesday over new revelations regarding the Russia probe’s origins.
1 month ago
Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt': Rosenstein
1 month ago

Spy chief says he has begun declassification process for Flynn-Kislyak calls

Acting DNI Richard Grenell has “started the declassification” process of transcripts and reports documenting Michael Flynn’s conversations with the Russian ambassador.
1 month ago
Spy chief says he has begun declassification process for Flynn-Kislyak calls
1 month ago

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe.
1 month ago
McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe
2 months ago

Judge to examine whether Flynn committed perjury after surprise DOJ reversal in case

The federal judge overseeing the Michael Flynn case has appointed an outside judge to consider whether to hold Flynn in criminal contempt for perjury.
2 months ago
Judge to examine whether Flynn committed perjury
2 months ago

Republicans release list of Obama-era officials who may have received Flynn's identity in 'unmasking' requests

Republicans have released a declassified list of Obama-era officials who the NSA said may have received Michael Flynn's identity through so-called 'unmasking' requests.
2 months ago
Acting intel chief hands Flynn 'unmasking' list over to Republicans
2 months ago

Judge in Michael Flynn case appoints outside lawyer to challenge DOJ decision

Federal judge Emmett Sullivan took the rare step after the Justice Department concluded that Flynn’s lies to the FBI about his contacts with a Russian ambassador were not “material.”
2 months ago
Judge in Michael Flynn case appoints outside lawyer to challenge DOJ decision
2 months ago

Paul Manafort released to home confinement

President Trump's former campaign chairman was released from prison because of concerns over the novel coronavirus, sources told ABC News.
2 months ago
Paul Manafort released to home confinement
2 months ago

Any Obama officials involved in Flynn 'unmasking' declassified: Source

Acting DNI Grenell has sought to declassify a list of former Obama administration officials who were allegedly involved in the so-called 'unmasking' of Michael Flynn.
2 months ago
Any Obama officials involved in Flynn 'unmasking' declassified: Source
2 months ago

Path ahead in Flynn case unclear after surprise DOJ reversal: Legal experts

Legal experts told ABC News that the sequence of events around Flynn's case -- which they described as without clear precedent, raises significant questions.
2 months ago
Path ahead in Flynn case unclear after surprise DOJ reversal: Legal experts
2 months ago

Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

The Justice Department concluded that Michael Flynn’s prosecution for lying about communication with a Russian ambassador was “unjustified” and that the lie he told the FBI was “not material.”
2 months ago
Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped
2 months ago

US: Russia could try to covertly advise candidates in 2020

The Department of Homeland Security and FBI warned states earlier this year that Russia could look to interfere in the 2020 U.S. elections by covertly advising political candidates and campaigns
2 months ago
2 months ago

Michael Cohen's early prison release over coronavirus concerns was rescinded: Sources

Michael Cohen will not be released early from prison to home confinement over coronavirus concerns.
2 months ago
Michael Cohen's early prison release over coronavirus concerns was rescinded: Sources
2 months ago

Appeals court seems to favor House in McGahn subpoena fight

The federal appeals court in Washington, D
2 months ago
2 months ago

Senate panel backs assessment that Russia interfered in 2016

A bipartisan Senate report affirms the U.S. intelligence community’s conclusions that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election in a far-ranging influence campaign approved by Russian President Vladimir Putin and aimed at helping Donald Trump
2 months ago
Senate panel backs assessment that Russia interfered in 2016
3 months ago

Russia's Putin orders non-working month to curb coronavirus

President Vladimir Putin has ordered most Russians to stay off work until the end of the month to curb the spread of the coronavirus
3 months ago
Putin orders month of non-work to curb coronavirus
4 months ago

In rebuke of Attorney General Barr, judge demands DOJ let him review unredacted Mueller report

The judge admonished William Barr's handling of Mueller's report.
4 months ago
In rebuke of Barr, judge demands DOJ let him review unredacted Mueller report
4 months ago

Federal judge criticizes attorney general’s handling of Mueller report

The judge sharply rebuked Attorney General William Barr's handling of the special counsel's report and called his public statements “misleading” and distorted.
4 months ago
Federal judge criticizes attorney general’s handling of Mueller report
4 months ago

2016 again? Russia back to stirring chaos in U.S. election

Just weeks into the 2020 election cycle, intelligence officials have concluded that Russia already is actively interfering in the U.S. presidential campaign
4 months ago
Russia back to stirring chaos in U.S. election
4 months ago

National security adviser Robert O'Brien disputes Russian meddling to favor Trump's reelection

ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos interviewed national security adviser Robert O'Brien exclusively.
4 months ago
Top White House adviser disputes Russia meddling to favor Trump reelection
4 months ago

Judge expresses concern for Stone jury foreperson's safety as Trump continues attacks

The federal judge in the Roger Stone case expressed concern about a juror's safety as President Trump On Tuesday continued to attack her.
4 months ago
Judge expresses concern for Stone juror's safety as Trump continues attacks
4 months ago

'I've seen zero intelligence' that Russia interfering to help Trump: O'Brien

George Stephanopoulos interviews White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien on "This Week."
4 months ago
'I've seen zero intelligence' that Russia interfering to help Trump: O'Brien
4 months ago

White House National Security Adviser denies Russia’s meddling to help Trump

This comes after former National Security Adviser Joe Maguire warned about Russia’s meddling in the 2020 election.
4 months ago
White House National Security Adviser denies Russia’s meddling to help Trump
4 months ago

Judge's impassioned remarks in Roger Stone case: 'The truth still matters'

The judge in the Roger Stone case made impassioned remarks pushing back on claims of political bias made by President Trump and his allies.
4 months ago
Judge's impassioned remarks in Roger Stone case: 'The truth still matters'
4 months ago

Roger Stone drama enters its final act Thursday at sentencing

Since his indictment in January 2019, Roger Stone’s path to Thursday’s sentencing hearing has been anything but ordinary.
4 months ago
Roger Stone drama enters its final act Thursday at sentencing
4 months ago

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe won't be charged, Justice Department says

The Justice Department has informed former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe that it will not seek charges again him for allegedly lying to internal investigators.
4 months ago
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe won't be charged, Justice Department says
4 months ago

Trump maintains online criticism of Roger Stone case, despite AG Barr's plea to stop

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to criticize the judge in the Roger Stone case and bash the Mueller investigation.
4 months ago
Trump maintains online criticism of Stone case, despite AG Barr's plea to stop
5 months ago

Justice Department reviewing handling of Michael Flynn case: Source

The Justice Department is reviewing the handling of the case against retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, President Trump's former national security adviser.
5 months ago
Justice Department reviewing handling of Michael Flynn case: Source
5 months ago

Pelosi accuses Trump of abusing power by interfering in Roger Stone case

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asserts DOJ's reversal on Stone sentencing recommendation is another “abuse of power” by the president that must be investigated by Congress.
5 months ago
Pelosi accuses Trump of abusing power by interfering in Roger Stone case
5 months ago

Trump congratulates Barr on 'taking charge' of Roger Stone sentencing recommendation

Trump congratulates Barr on intervening in Roger Stone sentencing recommendation. President Donald Trump fired off tweets Wednesday morning in support of Stone.
5 months ago
Trump congratulates Barr on 'taking charge' of Roger Stone sentencing recommendation
5 months ago

A timeline of the extraordinary turn of events in the Roger Stone case

All four prosecutors who worked on Roger Stone’s case have withdrawn after the Justice Department signaled its intention to alter his sentencing recommendation.
5 months ago
A timeline of the extraordinary turn of events in the Roger Stone case
5 months ago

As sentencing approaches, Roger Stone turns to former mob lawyer for help

As sentencing approaches, Roger Stone turns to former mob-lawyer for help
5 months ago
As sentencing approaches, Roger Stone turns to former mob lawyer for help
5 months ago

Attorney general speaks out about Roger Stone sentencing

ABC News’ Pierre Thomas sits down with William Barr to discuss the Justice Department’s reversal on the sentencing decision in the Stone case and whether it was influenced by the president.
5 months ago
Attorney general speaks out about Roger Stone sentencing
5 months ago

Entire Roger Stone prosecution team withdraws after DOJ lowers sentencing recommendation

Federal prosecutors had said Roger Stone, President Trump's longtime friend and onetime campaign adviser, should be sentenced to serve seven to nine years in prison.
5 months ago
Roger Stone prosecution team withdraws after DOJ lowers sentencing recommendation
5 months ago

Firestorm over Roger Stone case as President Trump bashes prosecutors

Top Justice Department officials moved to lighten the sentence recommendation of career prosecutors after President Trump criticized their call for a lengthy jail term.
5 months ago
Firestorm over Roger Stone case as President Trump bashes prosecutors
5 months ago

DOJ steps in on Roger Stone sentencing decision

Four prosecutors stepped down from the case after the department overruled their recommendation to send him to prison for seven to nine years.
5 months ago
DOJ steps in on Roger Stone sentencing decision
5 months ago

Prosecutors step down after DOJ gets involved in Stone sentencing

ABC News’ Pierre Thomas discusses the department’s announcement it is reversing course on its sentencing recommendation for Roger Stone after Trump’s tweet Tuesday morning.
5 months ago
Prosecutors step down after DOJ gets involved in Stone sentencing
5 months ago

DOJ announces reversal in Roger Stone sentencing

The Justice Department noted that the previous recommendation of seven to nine years "would not be appropriate."
5 months ago
DOJ announces reversal in Roger Stone sentencing
5 months ago

Roger Stone should serve 7 to 9 years: Prosecutors

The charges, brought against Stone in January 2019, included five counts of lying to Congress, one count each of witness tampering and obstruction of a proceeding.
5 months ago
Roger Stone should serve 7 to 9 years: Prosecutors