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Mueller Prosecutor on Michael Flynn Case Leaves Russia Probe

Mueller Prosecutor on Michael Flynn Case Leaves Russia Probe

The prosecutor who oversawretired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn's case is leaving special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe in the latest sign that the investigation into collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and the Kremlin is drawing to a close.

Mueller 'Pit Bull' Andrew Weissmann Leaving Russia Probe

Mueller 'Pit Bull' Andrew Weissmann Leaving Russia Probe

Top prosecutor Andrew Weissmann, known as special counsel Robert Mueller's "legal pit bull," is reportedly leaving the Russia probe, signaling the two-plus year investigationinto possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin is drawing to a close.

Mueller 'Pitbull' Andrew Weissmann Leaving Russia Probe

Mueller 'Pitbull' Andrew Weissmann Leaving Russia Probe

Top prosecutor Andrew Weissmann, known as special counsel Robert Mueller's "legal pit bull," is reportedly leaving the Russia probe, signaling the two-plus year investigationinto possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin is drawing to a close.

Report: Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax Causes 'Huge Divide' on 'Empire' Set

Report: Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax Causes 'Huge Divide' on 'Empire' Set

While 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett may still have the support of his castmates amid allegations that he staged a bigoted assault on himself, some crew members of the hit Fox television program are said to have been left "disgusted" by the saga.

Ocasio-Cortez: People Should Be 'Excited About Automation'

Ocasio-Cortez: People Should Be 'Excited About Automation'

Appearing at the SXSW conference Saturday, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said people should be excited by the prospect of robots taking their jobs because it will afford them more time topursue their creative passions.

Michael Avenatti's Law Firm Files for Bankruptcy

Michael Avenatti's Law Firm Files for Bankruptcy

Michael Avenatti's law firm filed for bankruptcy protection Thursday after his ex-partner alleged the televisionlawyer attemptedto hidemillions derived from legal fees, according to a report.

Attorney General William Barr Won't Recuse Himself in Mueller Probe

Attorney General William Barr Won't Recuse Himself in Mueller Probe

Attorney General William Barr will not recuse himself from overseeing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 presidential election, according to a Justice Departmentofficial.

Donald Trump Jr: Cohen Testimony 'Sounds like a Breakup Letter'

Donald Trump Jr: Cohen Testimony 'Sounds like a Breakup Letter'

Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of President Donald Trump, took an apparent shot at longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's testimony before House investigators on Wednesday, comparing his opening statement to a "breakup letter.

Terry McAuliffe: Green New Deal ‘Unrealistic’

Terry McAuliffe: Green New Deal ‘Unrealistic’

Appearing on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" Monday, former Virginia Gov. and potential 2020 candidate Terry McAuliffe (D) concurred with a Washington Post opinion-editorial referring to the Green New Deal as "unrealistic.

Ex-Boston Police Chief: Jussie Smollett's Legal Team will Attack Police to Win Case

Ex-Boston Police Chief: Jussie Smollett's Legal Team will Attack Police to Win Case

Appearing on the Fox News Channel Friday, former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis predicted the legal team of Empire actor Jussie Smollett will besmirch Chicago law enforcement in an attempt to beat a felony charge for filing a false police report regarding an allegedstage attack on him last month.

Jussie Smollett Hires Colin Kaepernick Attorney Mark Geragos as Indictment Looms

Jussie Smollett Hires Colin Kaepernick Attorney Mark Geragos as Indictment Looms

Empire actorJussie Smollett has hired high-powered attorneyMark Geragos amid reports he orchestrated a racist and homophobic attack on himself last month in Chicago. Fox 32 Chicago reporter Rafer Weigel, citing sources at the Chicago Police Department, tweeted Wednesday that anindictment of Smollett may comein “a matter of hours.

Report: DOJ Expecting Completion of Mueller Report as Early as Next Week

Report: DOJ Expecting Completion of Mueller Report as Early as Next Week

The Justice Department could announce the completion of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on his investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 presidential election as early as next week, CNN reported Wednesday.

James Clapper: Mueller Report Might Be ‘Anti-Climactic'

James Clapper: Mueller Report Might Be ‘Anti-Climactic'

Former Director of National IntelligenceJames Clapper on Wednesday raised the possibility that special counsel RobertMueller's report on his Russia investigation could be "anti-climactic."

Barney Frank: Green New Deal a 'Loser' for Democrats

Barney Frank: Green New Deal a 'Loser' for Democrats

Appearing on CNBC'sSquawk Box Tuesday, former Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) called the Green New Deal a "loser" for 2020 Democrat presidential candidates, arguing that you "don't destabilize a society by doing too much change at once.

Jussie Smollett Represented By Michael Cohen’s High-Powered Attorney

Jussie Smollett Represented By Michael Cohen’s High-Powered Attorney

Michael Monico, the high-powered criminal defense attorney representing longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, revealed Thursday that he is also representing Empire star Jussie Smollett, the actor-singer reports indicate may have been involved in staging an attack on himself last month.

Jussie Smollett Represented By Michael Cohen’s Criminal Defense Lawyer

Jussie Smollett Represented By Michael Cohen’s Criminal Defense Lawyer

Michael Monico, the high-powered criminal defense attorney representing longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, revealed Thursday that he is also representing Empire star Jussie Smollett, the actor-singer reports indicate may have been involved in staging an attack on himself last month.

Ocasio-Cortez: New Yorkers Defeated Jeff Bezos's 'Corporate Greed'

Ocasio-Cortez: New Yorkers Defeated Jeff Bezos's 'Corporate Greed'

Rep. AlexandriaOcasio-Cortez (D-NY) lauded Amazon's decision to cancel the construction of its planned second headquarters in New York City, saying residents"defeated" the "corporate greed" of the e-commercegiant and its billionaire founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.

Jussie Smollett: My Attack Was Not a ‘Date Gone Bad’

Jussie Smollett: My Attack Was Not a ‘Date Gone Bad’

Inhis first interviewsince his alleged assault,Empire actor Jussie Smollett is denying his attackers were motivatedby a "date gone bad," calling thesuggestion "ridiculous" and "offensive."

Meredith Watson May Seek Possible Criminal Prosecution of Fairfax

Meredith Watson May Seek Possible Criminal Prosecution of Fairfax

MeredithWatson, the second woman to accuse Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D-VA) of sexual assault, is willing to testify at the impeachment hearings against him if they are conducted andmay contact North Carolina authorities regardingpossible criminal prosecution, her attorneys said Saturday evening.

Mark Herring Resigns as Democrat Attorneys General Group Co-Chair

Mark Herring Resigns as Democrat Attorneys General Group Co-Chair

Virginia AttorneyGeneral Mark Herring (D) resigned as co-chair of theDemocratic Attorneys General Association Wednesday following the revelation that he wore blackface during his college years. “Virginia AG Herring offered to step aside as co-chair and the committee accepted,” a DACA spokesperson said in a statement.

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