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September 30, 2020, 4:10 PM

Comey defends Russia investigation as 'essential' in testimony to Senate panel

Former FBI Director James Comey defended the Russia investigation in heated testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
September 30, 2020, 4:10 PM
Comey defends Russia investigation as 'essential' despite missteps
September 30, 2020, 1:45 PM

Ex-FBI Director Comey to appear for Russia probe hearing

Former FBI Director James Comey faces questioning from the Republican-led Senate Judiciary Committee about his role in leading the bureau’s investigation into ties between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia
September 30, 2020, 1:45 PM
September 29, 2020, 7:39 PM

House Intelligence panel to subpoena DHS over whistleblower

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff says he will subpoena the Department of Homeland Security after a department whistleblower said he wasn’t allowed access to documents and clearance he needs to testify
September 29, 2020, 7:39 PM
September 21, 2020, 6:37 PM

Review: 'Agents of Chaos,' from Russia, but not with love

HBO’s two-part film “Agents of Chaos” looks at how a whole bunch of Russian dirty tricks helped Donald Trump into the White House
September 21, 2020, 6:37 PM
September 12, 2020, 1:30 PM

Prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns

The prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns.
September 12, 2020, 1:30 PM
September 12, 2020, 3:30 AM

Prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns

A federal prosecutor who was helping lead the investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe has resigned from the Justice Department
September 12, 2020, 3:30 AM
September 11, 2020, 4:09 PM

Treasury Department says Ukrainian linked to Rudy Giuliani is 'Russian agent'

Giuliani said he had "no reason to believe [Derkach] is a Russian agent."
September 11, 2020, 4:09 PM
Treasury Department says Ukrainian linked to Rudy Giuliani is 'Russian agent'
September 11, 2020, 1:32 PM

Russian nationals charged with attempted election interference

The U.S. government leveled new accusations of election interference and among those named is a Russian agent who met with President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani.
September 11, 2020, 1:32 PM
Russian nationals charged with attempted election interference
September 11, 2020, 4:10 AM

New sanctions for Russian election meddling

ABC News’ Pierre Thomas reports on new sanctions from the U.S. Treasury Department against four Russia-linked actors working to interfere in the 2020 election.
September 11, 2020, 4:10 AM
New sanctions for Russian election meddling
September 10, 2020, 10:23 AM

Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny out of coma after 'severe' Novichok nerve agent poisoning

Russia's most prominent opposition leader, Alexey Navalny, has been taken out of a medically-induced coma at the German hospital where he's being treated.
September 10, 2020, 10:23 AM
Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny out of coma after 'severe' Novichok poisoning
1 month ago

Department of Homeland Security warns about voter disinformation from Russia

The Department of Homeland Security said that Russia is trying to “undermine public trust in the electoral process” by spreading disinformation about mail-in voting.
1 month ago
Department of Homeland Security warns about voter disinformation from Russia
1 month ago

Ex-CIA chief Brennan interviewed in Russia probe review

Former CIA Director John Brennan has been interviewed by U.S. Attorney John Durham’s team as part of its inquiry into the Russia investigation
1 month ago
1 month ago

Ex-FBI lawyer admits to false statement during Russia probe

A former FBI lawyer has pleaded guilty to altering a document related to the secret surveillance of a former Trump campaign adviser during the Russia investigation
1 month ago
1 month ago

Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review

Attorney General Barr said a new "development" would be coming Friday from the U.S. attorney he has tasked with investigating the Russia probe.
1 month ago
Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review
1 month ago

Senate report details Russia’s efforts to meddle in 2016, ties to Trump associates

A new bipartisan report released by a Senate panel Tuesday outlines perhaps the most detailed accounting to date of Russia’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 election.
1 month ago
Senate report details Russia’s efforts to meddle in 2016, ties to Trump associates
1 month ago

Senate Intelligence Committee releases final report on Russian interference in 2016

The report concluded that the 2016 Trump campaign had repeated contacts with Russian operatives, and said campaign chairman Paul Manafort “represented a grave counterintelligence threat.”
1 month ago
Senate Intelligence Committee releases final report on Russian interference in 2016
1 month ago

Trump campaign's Russia contacts 'grave' threat, Senate says

The Senate intelligence committee has concluded the Kremlin launched an aggressive effort to interfere in the 2016 presidential contest on behalf of Donald Trump
1 month ago
Senate panel finds Russia interfered in the 2016 US election
2 months ago

House Dems can sue to enforce subpoena against former WH counsel Don McGahn, federal court rules

A federal court ruled Friday that House Democrats can sue to enforce a subpoena for testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn.
2 months ago
House Dems can sue to enforce McGahn subpoena, federal court rules
2 months ago

Former deputy AG Yates pushes back on Republican criticism of Russia investigation origins

Former deputy attorney general Sally Yates pushed back against Republicans' criticism of the origins of the Russia investigation in a Senate hearing Wednesday.
2 months ago
Sally Yates pushes back on Republicans' attacks on Russia probe origins
2 months ago

Biden, lawmakers warn of foreign interference in election

Democrats concerned about foreign campaign to influence the 2020 election.
2 months ago
3 months ago

Justice Department releases Stone clemency grant after inquiry from judge

The Justice Department has made public President Trump's order commuting the prison sentence for his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone.
3 months ago
Justice Department releases Roger Stone clemency grant after inquiry from judge
3 months ago

Roger Stone tells ABC News, 'I feel good. I feel great' after Trump commutes sentence

After Roger Stone received a full-sentence commutation from President Donald Trump, the veteran GOP political operative told ABC News he's feeling good.
3 months ago
Roger Stone tells ABC News, 'I feel good. I feel great' after Trump commutes sentence
3 months ago

Former Mueller prosecutor writing book on investigation

A lead prosecutor for special counsel Robert Mueller has a book coming about the two-year investigation into the alleged ties between Russia and the presidential campaign of Donald Trump
3 months ago
Former Mueller prosecutor writing book on investigation
3 months ago

Former special counsel Robert Mueller insists Roger Stone was no victim

President Trump commuted Stone’s 40-month sentence against the advice of some aides.
3 months ago
Former special counsel Robert Mueller insists Roger Stone was no victim
3 months ago

'I wouldn't have' commuted Roger Stone's prison sentence: Chris Christie

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3 months ago
'I wouldn't have' commuted Roger Stone's prison sentence: Chris Christie
3 months ago

Mueller defends Russia probe, says Stone remains a felon

Mueller sharply defends investigation into ties between Russia, Trump campaign.
3 months ago
3 months ago

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
3 months ago
Justices keep hold on secret Russia investigation material
3 months ago

Russian cybercrime groups are targeting Americans working from home

The Russian ransomware group Evil Corp is retaliating against the United States.
3 months ago
Russian cybercrime groups are targeting Americans working from home
3 months ago

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.
3 months ago
Russian troll farm financier also backs Russian mercenaries in Syria: Officials
3 months ago

Trump tweet fuels speculation of Stone pardon

Trump retweeted a petition to pardon Roger Stone, fueling speculation that the president plans to pardon him.
3 months ago
Trump tweet fuels speculation of Stone pardon
3 months ago

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.
3 months ago
Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested
3 months ago

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.
3 months ago
Roger Stone was ‘treated differently’ due to Trump relationship: Zelinsky
3 months ago

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.
3 months ago
Russian freedivers dive below Arctic ice without scuba gear (for fun)
3 months ago

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.
3 months ago
Prosecutor claims Roger Stone was given special treatment
4 months ago

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
4 months ago
4 months ago

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.
4 months ago
DOJ, Flynn attorney face skeptical panel of judges in bid to throw out case
4 months 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.
4 months ago
GOP senators seek unilateral subpoena power to probe Russia investigation
4 months 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.
4 months ago
Former Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein testifies Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt'
4 months 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.
4 months ago
Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt': Rosenstein
4 months 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.
4 months ago
Spy chief says he has begun declassification process for Flynn-Kislyak calls
4 months 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.
4 months ago
McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe
5 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.
5 months ago
Judge to examine whether Flynn committed perjury
5 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.
5 months ago
Acting intel chief hands Flynn 'unmasking' list over to Republicans
5 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.”
5 months ago
Judge in Michael Flynn case appoints outside lawyer to challenge DOJ decision
5 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.
5 months ago
Paul Manafort released to home confinement
5 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.
5 months ago
Any Obama officials involved in Flynn 'unmasking' declassified: Source
5 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.
5 months ago
Path ahead in Flynn case unclear after surprise DOJ reversal: Legal experts
5 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.”
5 months ago
Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped
5 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
5 months ago
5 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.
5 months ago
Michael Cohen's early prison release over coronavirus concerns was rescinded: Sources