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NY reps ask FTC to probe reports of 9/11 compensation scam

Apr. 22, 2018 3:21 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Three New York congressional representatives are asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate reports that scammers are posing as Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund staffers to get first responders' and survivors' personal information. Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney, Jerrold Nadler and Peter...

Trump pardons Scooter Libby, says he was 'treated unfairly'

Apr. 13, 2018 7:35 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump issued a pardon Friday to I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, suggesting the former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney had been "treated unfairly" by a special counsel. The pardon comes at a moment when the president faces an escalating special counsel investigation of...

States, cities sue US over census citizenship question

Apr. 3, 2018 5:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Seventeen states, the District of Columbia and six cities sued the U.S. government Tuesday, saying the addition of a citizenship question to the census form is unconstitutional. The Trump administration's decision to ask people about their citizenship has set off worries among Democrats...

Justice watchdog probes charges of FBI abuse in Russia case

Mar. 28, 2018 5:37 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's internal watchdog said Wednesday it will examine Republican complaints of FBI misconduct in the early stages of the Russia investigation. Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz's investigation comes at the request of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and congressional...