Chicago prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against "Empire" star Jussie Smollett, who was accused of staging a phony hate crime against himself.
Jim Stewart, columnist for the New York Times, and CNBC's John Harwood join "Squawk on the Street" to break down the newest information from the Mueller report and Attorney General William Barr's decision not to pursue obstruction of justice charges against the president.
346 people have died after two separate crashes involving the plane.
Separating fact from conjecture can be difficult amid the noise surrounding the investigation. Here's what we know since the probe began.
The FBI is now probing the plane's original certification process.
Shares of Boeing tumbled on news that the FBI has reportedly joined in a criminal investigation of the certification process for the company's 737 Max jets, two of which have crashed since October killing 346 people.
The bodies of two victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery on Wednesday — the first burials of the 50 victims.
Oleg Deripaska, a former president of Rusal, discusses allegations over his ties with Paul Manafort, who is U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign manager. Deripaska says he has had "no relations" with Manafort since 2011.
Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska told CNBC Sunday that his relations with Paul Manafort ended "seven or eight years ago."
Shipments from China are including an ever-increasing number of counterfeit items, according to Frank Russo, the port director for Customs and Border Protection at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Wealthy parents who allegedly disguised bribe payments as charitable contributions to a non-profit may catch heat from the IRS, tax professors said.
The scheme involved students who attended or were seeking to attend Georgetown University, Stanford University, UCLA, and other top colleges, NBC News reports.
Rod Rosenstein, the U.S. deputy attorney general who appointed special counsel Robert Mueller to investigate possible ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign, is expected to step down by mid March.
In a tweet, President Donald Trump suggested that key officials involved in the Russia probe were engaged in 'treasonous' behavior.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports that federal prosecutors are looking into whether AMI violated an earlier cooperation prosecution agreement that it would not violate any laws for at least three years.
Negotiation isn't a "zero-sum game."
The FBI has concluded its investigation into the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history without determining a motive.
"President Trump sees himself as a warrior, and warriors don't like long sieges," former FBI hostage negotiator Chris Voss tells CNBC Make It.
The partial government shutdown, which is more than a month old, is hampering investigations into sex crimes against children and presenting other threats to national security, according to FBI agents.
As the special counsel's investigation grows increasingly damaging to President Donald Trump's close associates, and possibly the president himself, it's worth looking at how Mueller obtains this crucial information in the first place.