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In May 2017 FBI was troubled by president’s actions, behavior

Update Feb. 18, 2019: The 60 Minutes interview video and transcript In this clip of outtakes, McCabe reveals a self-aggrandizing Donald Trump  McCabe said Rosenstein raised the...

Former AG Barr heads list for new one

William Barr, who served as attorney general under President George H.W. Bush, has emerged as a top contender for that job in President Donald...

Trump sacks Sessions, puts loyalist in as AG

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was pushed out Wednesday after enduring more than a year of blistering and personal attacks from President Donald Trump, who...

Trump’s diatribes may tarnish Sessions’ legacy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has vigorously pushed President Donald Trump’s agenda at the Justice Department, and before that, spent 20 years championing conservative causes...

Trump goes after AG Sessions again

Showing his disregard for the Justice Department’s independence, President Donald Trump tweeted that federal indictments against two Republican congressmen placed the GOP in midterm...

Sessions fires back at Trump’s harsh criticism

Attorney General Jeff Sessions punched back hard at President Donald Trump’s latest criticism as their long-running rift exploded into a public smackdown. Trump, concerned by...

Judge threatens Sessions with contempt; halts deportation

A federal judge on Thursday halted a deportation in progress and threatened to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and...

Sessions defers GOP demand for another special counsel

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he won’t immediately appoint a new special counsel to investigate a number of Republican grievances involving the FBI...

Sessions fires Asst. FBI Director McCabe two days before retirement

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he has fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, a regular target of President Donald Trump’s anger and criticism,...

Trump, Sessions want Supreme Court to let them run amuck

The Trump administration is looking for ways to deal with its recurring frustration: individual federal judges who have put the brakes on one major...