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Special counsel Robert Mueller is believed to be the one seeking information from an unidentified company owned by a foreign government, which since last year has resisted a subpoena issued by a federal grand jury in Washington.
The U.S. trade representative said Monday it ran out of funding and would function with about 30 percent of its staff even as the office spearheads high-stakes trade talks with China ahead of an early March deadline.
Trump was responding to a report that the FBI started investigating whether he was working for Russia after he fired FBI Director Comey.
Barr's opening testimony, which was made available a day ahead of his confirmation hearing, appears to be a direct attempt to calm Democrats about his reportedly expansive views of presidential power and his narrower view of Mueller's authority.
The bill will likely die in Congress even as it gives Sanders a key issue to push on the campaign trail if he runs for president in the 2020 race, as he is widely expected to.
The high court has largely avoided taking on high-profile legal disputes since the contentious confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh in October.
Several Democratic politicians — known collectively as "the governors" — have been in contact with Wall Street's top political financiers as they each consider running for president in 2020, CNBC has learned.
Federal investigators opened a probe into whether the president had been secretly working with Russia, The New York Times reported late Friday.
Senator Kamala Harris outlined her vision for a unified America and also criticized President Donald Trump's border wall while promoting her new book in New York City.
Julián Castro will run for president, the former secretary of Housing and Urban Development announced on Saturday.
President Trump threatens NATO ally Turkey while defending his decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria.
The White House requested options for a military strike against Iran last September, a report by the Wall Street Journal revealed, citing current and former U.S. officials.
After three decades with top rates below 40 percent, a big hike from today's 37 percent poses risks politically and perhaps economically.
The last time the high court issued a ruling on a related matter was in 2016, when it held in Birchfield v. North Dakota that it was lawful for states to impose penalties on drunk-driving suspects who refused to take breath tests for blood alcohol level.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will miss a second week of oral arguments as she continues to recover from cancer surgery she underwent last month, court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said Friday.
Furloughed workers will lose over $2.2 billion in missed paychecks as the government shutdown enters day 21. The unemployment rate could jump a few tenths of a percent in January due to the impact of the shutdown.
The government shutdown record comes on the same day hundreds of thousands of U.S. workers start to miss paychecks.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom pledges the state will provide unemployment insurance benefits for furloughed workers impacted by the partial federal government shutdown.
"I believe you're going to find it in the courts almost immediately," says the Iowa Republican. "It contravenes the power of the purse" of Congress.
Cohen's testimony will come before he starts serving a prison term for crimes that include hush-money payoffs to porn star Stormy Daniels and Playboy model Karen McDougal.