2016 US election and alleged Russian collusion: Trump-Democrats conflict intensifies as White House tells witness to ignore subpoenas to testify
The clash between US president Donald Trump and the Democratic majority in Congress intensified on Monday, with the White House telling the president's former lawyer to ignore a subpoena to testify about Trump's alleged obstruction of justice in the Russia probe.
Mueller report: Democrats issue subpoena for full document on Russian collusion probe, stop short of calling for Donald Trump's impeachment
The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep Jerrold Nadler, has issued a subpoena for special counsel Robert Mueller ’s full report as Democrats intensified their investigation of President Donald Trump, but leaders stopped short of liberal demands for impeachment proceedings.
Ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort set to be sentenced for tax crimes and bank fraud, may face life in prison
Paul Manafort, who turns 70 in April, faces potentially spending the rest of his life behind bars
Withdrawing GSP status no big deal, but Donald Trump’s myopic act may affect pace of India-US strategic ties
Donald Trump’s decision to end GSP for India is another example of his transactional attitude that focuses on narrow grievances at the cost of harming wider strategic considerations
With Robert Mueller report looming, new US attorney-general William Barr faces decision on going public with findings
Robert Mueller is required to produce a confidential report to William Barr that explains his decisions to pursue or decline prosecutions. That could be as simple as a bullet point list or as fulsome as a report running hundreds of pages. Barr will then have to decide how much of Mueller's findings should be disclosed to the public.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort intentionally lied to investigators and a federal grand jury in the special counsel's Russia probe, a judge ruled Wednesday.
Ex-Donald Trump aide Paul Manafort's cooperation with US prosecutors could energise Robert Mueller probe, say legal experts
A plea deal by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to cooperate with US prosecutors in their investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election suggests he could shed light on unanswered questions revolving around the campaign, legal experts said on Friday.
Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani says Robert Mueller's team conceded it can't indict US president in Russia meddling probe
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team has told the White House that whatever evidence it comes up with in the Russian meddling probe, it cannot indict US President Donald Trump, according to Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani.
Donald Trump's lead lawyer in Russia probe steps down; president hires attorney who represented Bill Clinton during impeachment
US President Donald Trump added a top impeachment attorney to his legal team Wednesday after the lead White House lawyer for the Russia meddling investigation stepped down.