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The Latest: Mueller report reveals Trump's efforts on probe

Apr. 18, 2019 11:07 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia and President Donald Trump (all times local): 11:04 a.m. Robert Mueller's report reveals President Donald Trump's efforts to seize control of the Russia probe and force the special counsel's removal. A redacted version of...

America about to see Mueller report; Barr gets in first word

Apr. 18, 2019 10:51 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly two years of waiting, America is getting some Trump-Russia answers straight from Robert Mueller. But first: Another declaration of "no collusion" by President Donald Trump's attorney general. Eager to get in a last word ahead of the public release of the special counsel's...

Justice Department official: Barr news conference to address department contacts with White House over Mueller report

Apr. 18, 2019 7:52 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department official: Barr news conference to address department contacts with White House over Mueller report.

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Apr. 18, 2019 12:25 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW The Justice Department expects to make a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation public Thursday. Attorney General...

Mueller report release spirals into political gamesmanship

Apr. 17, 2019 9:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller— but not before President Donald Trump's attorney general has his say. The Justice Department on Thursday is expected to release a redacted version of the special counsel's report on...

The Latest: Top Democrat says Barr is trying to spin report

Apr. 17, 2019 8:47 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the special counsel's report on Russian election interference and Donald Trump's campaign (all times local): 8:40 p.m. The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says the attorney general is "taking unprecedented steps to spin" the special counsel's Russia investigation....

Justice official: Congress to receive Mueller report before noon Thursday, after Attorney General Barr news conference

Apr. 17, 2019 7:38 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice official: Congress to receive Mueller report before noon Thursday, after Attorney General Barr news conference.

Justice Department: Attorney General William Barr to hold 9:30 a.m. Thursday news conference on Mueller's Russia report

Apr. 17, 2019 4:29 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department: Attorney General William Barr to hold 9:30 a.m. Thursday news conference on Mueller's Russia report.

What you won't see in the Mueller report

Apr. 17, 2019 3:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel's Trump-Russia report will be out on Thursday for all to see. But not all of it. The Democrats' demands for a full, unredacted version of Robert Mueller's report are likely to prompt a political and legal battle that could last for months, if not much longer. The...

What you won't see in the Mueller report

Apr. 16, 2019 6:47 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel's Trump-Russia report will be out on Thursday for all to see. But not all of it. The Democrats' demands for a full, unredacted version of Robert Mueller's report are likely to prompt a political and legal battle that could last for months, if not much longer. The...