Moscow will match any U.S. move to deploy new nuclear missiles closer to Russia by stationing its own missiles closer to the United States or by deploying faster missiles or both, President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. Reuters Continue reading Moscow ready to cut time for nuclear strike on U.S. if necessary: Putin
The U.S. Department of Justice may announce as early as next week that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has given the attorney general his report on the federal Russia investigation, CNN said on Wednesday, citing unnamed sources. Reuters Continue reading Justice Department preparing to receive Mueller report: CNN
Russia will respond to any deployment of intermediate-range nuclear weapons in Europe by targeting not only the countries where those missiles are stationed, but the United States itself, President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday. Reuters Continue reading Putin: We'll target USA if Washington deploys missiles in Europe
President Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate Jeff Rosen to be deputy attorney general. He would replace Rod Rosenstein, who told colleagues he plans to leave. ABC News Continue reading Who is Jeff Rosen, the new pick for deputy attorney general?
Top White House aides ignored repeated warnings they could be breaking the law as they worked with former U.S. officials and a close friend of President Donald Trump to advance a multi-billion-dollar plan to build nuclear reactors in the Middle … Continue reading Trump aides ignored legal warnings in pushing reactor plan: Democratic report
A tearful Naomi Osaka said she was struggling with the attention of being the world’s top-ranked woman after being stunned 6-3 6-3 by France’s Kristina Mladenovic in her opening match at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Tuesday. Reuters Continue reading Tearful Osaka stunned by Mladenovic in Dubai
Rod Rosenstein, the U.S. deputy attorney general who appointed a special counsel to investigate possible ties between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign, is expected to step down by mid March, a Justice Department official said on Monday. Reuters Continue reading Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein to step down in March: official
President Donald Trump’s former adviser Roger Stone apologized on Monday after posting on Instagram a photo of the judge overseeing his trial for allegedly making false statements to Congress, obstruction and witness tampering. Reuters Continue reading Former Trump adviser Stone apologizes to judge after photo post
Rod Rosenstein, the U.S. deputy attorney general who appointed special counsel Robert Mueller to investigate possible ties between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign, is expected to step down by mid March, a Justice Department official said on Monday. Reuters Continue reading Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein to step down in March: official
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday warned members of Venezuela’s military who remain loyal to socialist President Nicolas Maduro that they are risking their future and their lives and urged them to allow humanitarian aid into the country. Reuters Continue reading Trump urges Venezuelan military to abandon Maduro or 'lose everything'
Ex-FBI official Andrew McCabe’s first TV interview since leaving the bureau aired Sunday night. ABC News Continue reading Ex-FBI official: I had an obligation to investigate Trump
The detention in Russia of Baring Vostok’s U.S. founder Michael Calvey is an emergency for the Russian economy, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin, now head of the Audit Chamber, said on Monday. Reuters Continue reading Ex-finance minister Kudrin says detention of top U.S. investor is 'emergency' for Russian economy
House Democrats are launching a new probe of what they called the “complex web of relationships” between members of the NRA and Russian individuals. ABC News Continue reading Lawmakers launch new probe into 'complex web' of alleged ties between NRA, Russians
Twin explosions in the bustling center of the rebel-held northwestern Syrian city of Idlib on Monday killed at least 15 people and injured scores, medics and witnesses said. Reuters Continue reading Twin blasts in rebel-held Syrian city Idlib kill at least 15
Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe decried the “relentless attack” he said U.S. President Donald Trump has launched against the agency, according to released excerpts of an interview with NPR’s Morning Edition, to be aired early Monday. Reuters Continue reading Trump's 'relentless attack' on FBI prompted memoir by former official: NPR