Robert Swan Mueller III is an American attorney who served as the sixth Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) from 2001 to 2013. He is head of the Special Counsel investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections and related matters.
Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe said he began an obstruction of justice and counterintelligence investigation involving U.S. President Donald Trump and his ties to Russia after Trump fired bureau..
The Senate on Thursday confirmed William Barr as attorney general, placing the veteran government official and lawyer atop the Justice Department as special counsel Robert Mueller investigates Russian..
Business Insider reports that a federal judge ruled Paul Manafort violated his plea deal with the special counsel Robert Mueller. The judge found Manafort made knowingly false statements to prosecutors..
President Trump said on Wednesday that the Democratic chairman of the House intelligence committee, Adam Schiff, has "no basis" to investigate his personal financial transactions after announcing his..
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed Friday that she was interviewed in connection with the special counsel's Russia probe. CBS News Radio correspondent Steven Portnoy joins.. CBS News - Published
A federal judge ruled Paul Manafort intentionally lied to investigators from special counsel Robert Mueller's office and violated his plea agreement. CBS News Washington correspondent Paula Reid has.. CBS News - Published
Newly unsealed court documents provide insight into a meeting between former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Konstantin Kilimnik, a suspected Russian operative. Rosalind Helderman.. CBS News - Published
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker told Congress he has not interfered with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation of the 2016 presidential election. In often-combative testimony.. CBS News - Published
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was on Capitol Hill Friday to testify before the House Judiciary Committee. Washington Post congressional reporter Sean Sullivan joins CBSN to discuss the.. CBS News - Published
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., grilled Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker as part of a Judiciary Committee hearing. Whitaker said he had never discussed with President Trump or other White House.. CBS News - Published
Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker shocked a hearing room when he pointed out to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler his five-minute questioning period had concluded. Whitaker was.. CBS News - Published
In a wide-ranging interview with CBS, Trump said he wants to keep U.S. troops in Iraq to “watch” Iran, disputed reports that Mike Pompeo is considering a run for Senate and said he would steer his.. USATODAY.com - Published