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Key questions and answers about Mueller's report on Trump and Russia

(WASHINGTON) -- Shortly after Attorney General William Barr sent a letter to Congress on Sunday laying out the "principal conclusions” of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, the top two Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill issued a statement saying Barr’s letter "raises as many questions as it answers."Indeed, ABC News reporters…... Read More

Meghan McCain looks to fallen soldier's father ‘for answers’ to Trump’s attacks against her dad

(NEW YORK) -- Gold Star dad Khizr Khan -- who came under fire from then-candidate Donald Trump after decrying his proposed ban on Muslim immigrants -- condemned the president's recent comments bashing the late Sen. John McCain, with whom he had a long-standing feud."How dare this Russian-tainted president disrespects our…... Read More

Trump flouts chummy relations with Netanyahu ahead of Israeli election

(WASHINGTON) -- With the election in Israel a little more than two weeks away, President Donald Trump on Monday gave what many are calling a political gift to his close friend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu -- vying for his fifth term: a high-profile visit to the White House.Netanyahu's red carpet…... Read More

Trump says release of Mueller report 'wouldn't bother' him at all

(WASHINGTON) -- In his first remarks on special counsel Robert Mueller since his report was turned in Friday, President Donald Trump on Monday offered an opinion in sharp contrast to the past two years of insults he's hurled at both the special counsel and his investigation."Do you think Robert Mueller…... Read More

Democrats want Attorney General Barr to testify before Congress on Mueller report

(WASHINGTON) --Democrats on Capitol Hill are preparing to bring Attorney General William Barr in front of Congress to testify about the results of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into claims of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia in the 2016 presidential election, as they continue to push for the…... Read More

Mueller report per Attorney General William Barr: Trump campaign did not conspire with Russia during 2016 election

(WASHINGTON) --  Special counsel Robert Mueller's report into the Kremlin's interference in the 2016 presidential election did not find that the Trump campaign or anyone associated with it conspired or coordinated with Russia, according to a letter to Congress from Attorney General William Barr. The letter describes "two main" Russian…... Read More

2020 Democrats react to Mueller report handover, urge AG Barr to make it public

(WASHINGTON) -- Democratic candidates running to unseat President Donald Trump in 2020 reacted quickly to the news Friday that special counsel Robert Mueller had delivered his highly anticipated report to the Department of Justice. Their one consistent message: Make it public. Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., Cory Booker, D-N.J., Elizabeth Warren,…... Read More

Kirsten Gillibrand takes on Trump in first major speech of presidential campaign

(NEW YORK) -- Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand gave her first major speech as a Democratic presidential candidate on Sunday in front of the Trump International Hotel and Tower in New York City, describing herself up as a courageous politician willing to take on difficult fights. “The people of this country deserve…... Read More

Here's a breakdown of indictments and cases in Mueller's probe

(WASHINGTON) --  Over the course of his nearly two-year-long probe, special counsel Robert Mueller and his team of prosecutors have now indicted 34 individuals and three Russian businesses on charges ranging from computer hacking to conspiracy and financial crimes. Those indictments have led to seven guilty pleas and four people…... Read More

Read: Barr's letter to Congress on the Mueller report

(WASHINGTON) -- This is the letter sent to Congress from Attorney General William Barr summarizing Robert Mueller's report. Dear Chairman Graham, Chairman Nadler, Ranking Member Feinstein, and Ranking Member Collins: As a supplement to the notification provided on Friday, March 22, 2019, I am writing today to advise you of…... Read More

Amid Mueller report anticipation, Democrats demand details

(WASHINGTON) -- Amid the anticipation of Attorney General William Barr's expected release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report into the Kremlin's interference in the 2016 presidential election, Democrats continued calls for the full release of the findings. On the campaign trail and on the Hill, Democrats made clear they are…... Read More