Business > U.S.

Turn in your smartphones! How Mueller kept a lid on Trump-Russia probe

28 days ago   |   By Politicus USA

By Karen Freifeld and Nathan Layne WASHINGTON - When members of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election have arrived for work each day, they have placed their mobile phones in a locker outside of their office suite before entering. Operating in secrecy in a nondescript glass-and-concrete office,...
Read more ...

 

Democratic demands set up battle over Mueller report

28 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats are calling for special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation to be fully released, including the underlying evidence. They are threatening subpoenas if it is not.
The demands are setting up a potential tug of war between congressional Democrats and President Donald Trump's administration that federal judges might eventually have to referee.
Mueller turned over his long-awaited report to Attorney General William Barr on Friday.
Six Democratic House committee chairmen wrote in a letter to Barr later Friday that if Mueller has any...
Read more ...

 

What's Next Now That Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation Has Ended

28 days ago   |   By NPR

Special counsel Robert Mueller hasn't recommended any more indictments in his report submitted Friday. It's not yet clear what he found about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Read more ...

 

A look at Russians who became mixed up in Trump probe

28 days ago   |   By National Post

MOSCOW - An investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller into an elaborate Russian operation that sought to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and try to help Donald Trump win the White House has cast a spotlight on more than a dozen Russian nationals, including billionaires, an elusive linguist, an ambassador and a pop star. A look at some of the cast of characters:
PUTIN'S CHEF
Yevgeny Prigozhin, 57, earned the nickname of “Putin's chef” for hosting Russian President Vladimir Putin and his foreign dignitaries at his restaurant and catering important Kremlin events. A former...
Read more ...

 

Beyond Mueller report, Trump faces flurry of legal perils

28 days ago   |   By National Post

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump portrayed Robert Mueller as the bane of his existence, but even with the special counsel's Russia investigation wrapped up, he may still have to contend with state and federal investigators in New York.
Federal prosecutors in Manhattan continue to pursue at least two known criminal inquiries involving Trump or people in his orbit, one involving his inaugural committee and another focused on the hush-money scandal that led his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, to plead guilty last year to campaign finance violations.
The president also faces inquiries from New...
Read more ...

 

Trump supporters celebrate the end of Robert Mueller's Russia investigation and slam 'Collusion Truthers'

Trump supporters celebrate the end of Robert Mueller's Russia investigation and slam 'Collusion Truthers'

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump's supporters celebrated the conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation on Friday evening, claiming that the president has been cleared of any collusion charges.
Donald Trump Jr., the president's eldest son, simply tweeted " CollusionTruthers."
But investigations related to the Russia probe are far from over.
There are still several court cases, cooperation agreements, potential future indictments, and related investigations being handled by other US attorneys' offices that will continue well past the Mueller report's release.
President Donald...
Read more ...

 

Under heavy fire from Trump, Mueller soldiered on in Russia probe

28 days ago   |   By Reuters

Twelve days after being named special counsel to investigate Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Robert Mueller delivered a speech to his granddaughter's high school graduating class at Tabor Academy in Marion, Massachusetts.
Read more ...

 

The Mueller Report Is Complete

The Mueller Report Is Complete

28 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Special counsel Robert Mueller has finished his investigation into the Trump campaign and Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Read more ...

 

Mueller not recommending any more indictments in Russia probe

Mueller not recommending any more indictments in Russia probe

28 days ago   |   By New York Post

Special Counsel Robert Mueller will not recommend any more indictments in his probe into alleged collusion between President Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian officials, an official familiar with the investigation said. Mueller's office delivered its report to Attorney General William Barr on Friday afternoon, concluding the probe. As a result of the investigation, 34...
Read more ...

 

Meet the man behind the Trump-Russia investigation: the special counsel Robert Mueller

Meet the man behind the Trump-Russia investigation: the special counsel Robert Mueller

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

For almost two years, Robert Mueller has been leading the special counsel investigation into Russian election interference - and whether the Trump campaign coordinated with the Kremlin.
Previously, he was the longest-serving FBI director since J. Edgar Hoover. Mueller was nominated to the position by President George W. Bush, and sworn in a week before 9/11.
On May 17, 2017, former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller special counsel to take over the Russia investigation.
Since then, he's drawn President Donald Trump's ire.
Here's a look at Mueller's career, and how got...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   U.S.      Election      Featured News      Donald Trump      Democrats      Running      PMN News      PMN World      AP      Congress      Finance      NFL      PoliticsNews      Republicans  


A California couple was sentenced to life in prison after years of torturing...

A California couple was sentenced to life in prison after years of torturing their children

David and Louise Turpin were sentenced on Friday to 25 years to life in prison for torturing and abusing their 13 children. The Southern California couple pleaded guilty in... Read more ...

The Raiders sent their scouts home 6 days before the draft because the new...

The Raiders sent their scouts home 6 days before the draft because the new GM reportedly 'does not know who he can trust with his draft secrets'

The Oakland Raiders sent home their scouts one week before the NFL draft because GM Mike Mayock does not know who to trust, according to a report. Some in the NFL argued that... Read more ...

A hidden camera was found in a women's bathroom on a warship, and the US...

A hidden camera was found in a women's bathroom on a warship, and the US Navy is looking for answers

A female Marine discovered a camera in the women's bathroom on the USS Arlington, an amphibious transport dock, NBC reported Friday. The Navy has been investigating the... Read more ...

Allen Edmonds is celebrating its 97th anniversary with a big sale - save up...

Allen Edmonds is celebrating its 97th anniversary with a big sale - save up to 40% on dress shoes, accessories, and more

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders said her false claim that 'countless' FBI agents...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders said her false claim that 'countless' FBI agents thanked Trump for firing James Comey was made 'in the heat of the moment'

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said her false 2017 claim that "countless" FBI agents thanked President Donald Trump for firing James Comey was made "in the... Read more ...

The SEC hit Silicon Valley lender Prosper with a $3 million fine for...

The SEC hit Silicon Valley lender Prosper with a $3 million fine for inflating its returns to 'tens of thousands of investors'

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday said the online lender Prosper would pay a $3 million penalty for inflating returns to investors. Prosper told more than 30,000... Read more ...

34 Prime-eligible Mother's Day gifts on Amazon that are all under $25

34 Prime-eligible Mother's Day gifts on Amazon that are all under $25

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

Lori Loughlin's husband lied about going to USC, but here's where the other...

Lori Loughlin's husband lied about going to USC, but here's where the other parents involved in the college admissions scandal went to school

Many of the parents charged in the college admissions scandal went to elite universities like Harvard, Yale and Cornell. Some of the parents continued their education, going to... Read more ...

24 thoughtful gifts for new parents celebrating their first Mother's Day as...

24 thoughtful gifts for new parents celebrating their first Mother's Day as a family

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

Federal investigators could hold Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible for...

Federal investigators could hold Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible for any Facebook privacy failings, according to new report

Mark Zuckerberg could be held directly responsible by the Federal Trade Commission for any Facebook privacy failings in an ongoing investigation of the social network, The... Read more ...