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Mueller’s Findings Will Remain Confidential at Least Another Day

Attorney General William P. Barr was determining what parts of the special counsel’s report to make public after a 22-month investigation into Russia’s effort to interfere in the 2016 election.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Justice Department, Barr, William P, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J


Op-Ed Columnist: Now Comes Washington’s Garbo, Robert Mueller

After almost two years, the special counsel finally delivers his report, but prying it loose is another thing.
Tags: Justice Department, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J, Barr, William P, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel


Release the Whole Mueller Report

Congress needs to be able to make its own assessment of the facts — and so do we.
Tags: Trump, Donald J, Mueller, Robert S III, Barr, William P, Justice Department, United States, United States Politics and Government


News Analysis: For Trump and the System, Mueller’s Report Is a Turning Point and a Test

The delivery of the special counsel’s report to the Justice Department will transform the political landscape and shape the remainder of Mr. Trump’s presidency.
Tags: Trump, Donald J, Mueller, Robert S III, United States Politics and Government, Barr, William P, Impeachment, House of Representatives, Justice Department, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel


Who Is William Barr: He Will Decide What Happens With Mueller’s Report

The attorney general is in possession of a hugely anticipated report. Here are five things to know about him.
Tags: Barr, William P, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Justice Department, Mueller, Robert S III


Battle Looms Over Executive Privilege as Congress Seeks Access to Mueller Files

As Attorney General William P. Barr weighs how much of the Mueller report to show Congress, Democrats make clear they will fight for even more.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Executive Privilege, Doctrine of, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Barr, William P, Trump, Donald J, Justice Department


Mueller Not Recommending Any Further Indictments, Reports Say

Special counsel Robert Mueller is not recommending any further indictments in his investigation, reports say. Multiple news outlets reported on Friday that an unnamed senior Justice Department official said that the special counsel’s office had concluded its investigation without recommending any more indictments in the case. CNN reporter Laura Jarrett said that there were no sealed indictments issued by the special counsel waiting to be released. The prospect of no further indictments could ...
Tags: Muckraker, Justice Department, Mueller report, Russia probe, Josh Kovensky


Don’t Keep the Mueller Report Secret

Congress needs to see the whole thing — and so do we.
Tags: Trump, Donald J, Mueller, Robert S III, Barr, William P, Justice Department, United States, United States Politics and Government


The Meaning of the Mueller Report

So far it’s a vindication of the rule of law. Now the public needs to read it.
Tags: Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Justice Department, Barr, William P, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J, Presidential Election of 2016


Mueller Delivers Report on Trump-Russia Investigation to Attorney General

Now the attorney general must decide how much of the report — one of the most highly anticipated documents in Washington in a generation — to make public.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2016, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Justice Department, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J, Barr, William P


We Don’t Need to Read the Mueller Report

Even if it is never released, the public already knows enough.
Tags: Presidential Election of 2016, Campaign Finance, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Justice Department, Barr, William P, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J


News Analysis: For Trump and the System, a Turning Point and a Test

The delivery of the special counsel’s report to the Justice Department will transform the political landscape and shape the remainder of Mr. Trump’s presidency.
Tags: Trump, Donald J, Mueller, Robert S III, United States Politics and Government, Barr, William P, Impeachment, House of Representatives, Justice Department, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel


Bill Barr Is Now the Sole Keeper of the Mueller Report. How He’ll Wield That Power Is a Mystery

Special counsel Robert Mueller has officially concluded his investigation after more than two years and turned his final report in to the Justice Department. What happens next depends on one man: the attorney general, William Barr. Justice Department rules now make Barr the sole keeper of the Mueller report. He alone decides what to do…
Tags: Uncategorized, Congress, Donald Trump, Justice, Justice Department, White House


William Barr Is Now the Sole Keeper of the Mueller Report. How He’ll Wield That Power Is a Mystery

Special counsel Robert Mueller has officially concluded his investigation after more than two years and turned his final report in to the Justice Department. What happens next depends on one man: the attorney general, William Barr. Justice Department rules now make Barr the sole keeper of the Mueller report. He alone decides what to do…
Tags: Uncategorized, Congress, Donald Trump, Justice, Justice Department, White House


Mueller Delivers Report on Russia Investigation to Attorney General

Now the attorney general must decide how much of the report — one of the most highly anticipated documents in Washington in a generation — to make public.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2016, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Justice Department, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J, Barr, William P


Will the Mueller Report Be Made Public? Answers to 6 Key Questions

Many hoped the special counsel report would provide answers about the Trump campaign and Russia. But they aren’t forthcoming yet.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Executive Privilege, Doctrine of, Justice Department, Barr, William P, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J


Prosecutor Who Led Case Against Michael Cohen to Step Down

Robert Khuzami was thrust into the limelight after his boss was recused in the Cohen case. He has told colleagues his departure is unrelated to political pressure.
Tags: United States Attorneys, Presidential Election of 2016, Justice Department, Berman, Geoffrey S, Cohen, Michael D (1966-, Khuzami, Robert S, Mueller, Robert S III, Trump, Donald J, Manhattan (NYC


Who Needed an AR-15 Rifle? These Folks

Who Needed an AR-15? These Folks. Connecticut/United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Recently, anti-Second Amendment extremist Chris Murphy, a Senator from Connecticut, tweeted two of the usual canards that emerge when anti-Second Amendment fanatics want to push a semi-auto ban. He claimed that nobody needs a semi-automatic rifle for hunting or personal protection, and that the only person who needed a semi-automatic rifle was a mass shooter. Well, to be honest, that tweet went beyond usual canard...
Tags: England, Guns, Australia, Reagan, Connecticut, New Zealand, Justice Department, Murphy, McDonald, Harold, Phillips, Heller, Chris Murphy, Eric Swalwell, Gun Rights News, Democrats War on Guns


Jeff Sessions, mocked then fired by President Trump, returns to Justice for applause and a chair

It was a show of political civility rare in the hyper-contentious capital: Jeff Sessions returned to applause for a Justice Department ceremony.
Tags: News, Justice, Justice Department, Trump, Jeff Sessions


Sessions Can’t Escape The Tumult Of His Tenure At DOJ Ceremony Honoring Him

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Washington awaits word from special counsel Robert Mueller, three Justice Department officials inextricably linked to his appointment and tenure joined each other on stage Thursday for a ceremony honoring one of them — former Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Neither Mueller’s name nor the Russia investigation he leads was mentioned during the ceremony for Sessions, who was forced out last November by President Donald Trump. But the tumult of the last two years, which includ...
Tags: News, Washington, Russia, Ap, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Jeff Sessions, Mueller, Barr, Matthew Whitaker, Robert Mueller, Rosenstein, Rod Rosenstein


Justice Department officials gather to honor Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions returned to the Justice Department Thursday as top current and former officials across the agency gathered to honor former attorney general and present him with a ceremonial Cabinet chair gifted from employees.
Tags: Cnn, Justice Department, Cabinet, Jeff Sessions


Former AG Sessions honored at Justice Dept. ceremony

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is honoring former Attorney General Jeff Sessions as Washington awaits word from special counsel Robert Mueller. Sessions joined Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and new Attorney General William Barr on stage Thursday at a Justice Department ceremony. Mueller’s name was not mentioned once during the ceremony for Sessions, who […]
Tags: News, Washington, Ap, Nation, Justice Department, AG, Jeff Sessions, Mueller, Justice Dept, Rod Rosenstein, William Barr, Robert Mueller Sessions


Q&A: Waiting for the final Mueller report and what happens next

By CHAD DAY and ERIC TUCKER WASHINGTON  — America is waiting for special counsel Robert Mueller’s report. But anyone looking for a grand narrative on President Donald Trump, Russian election interference and all the juicy details uncovered over the past 22 months could end up disappointed. The exact timing of Mueller’s endgame is unclear. Attorney General William Barr, who oversees the investigation, has said he wants to release as much information as he can about the inquiry into possible coord...
Tags: New York, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, White House, Russia, America, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Hillary Clinton, House, Associated Press, Cia, Giuliani, Donald Trump


All the Time Warner power players who have been ousted or resigned since AT&T bought the company for $85 billion

All of Time Warner's top executives have left the company since AT&T bought it last year. They include HBO's Richard Plepler, who unexpectedly resigned last month, and Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, who stepped down this week following a report that alleged he had a sexual relationship with an actress and promised to help her get roles. After AT&T bought Time Warner last year for a massive $85 billion — taking control of Time Warner's many assets including Warner Bros. and HBO in a deal t...
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From surprise resignations to a sex scandal, WarnerMedia's leadership has undergone a major shakeup since AT&T took over

All of Time Warner's top executives have left the company since AT&T bought it last year. They include HBO's Richard Plepler, who unexpectedly resigned last month, and Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, who stepped down this week following a report that alleged he had a sexual relationship with an actress and promised to help her get roles. After AT&T bought Time Warner last year for a massive $85 billion — taking control of Time Warner's many assets including Warner Bros. and HBO in a deal t...
Tags: Verizon, Hbo, Hollywood, Time Warner, Time Warner Cable, Trends, Fox, Netflix, Aol, Cbs, Warner Bros, Emmy, Cartoon Network, Paramount, Justice Department, Turner


Trump Says Mueller Report Should Be Made Public: ‘Let People See It’

Mr. Trump has previously declined to commit to making the Mueller report public, but on Wednesday said the attorney general should “let it come out.”
Tags: News, United States, Republican Party, Justice Department, Trump, Mueller, Barr, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Robert S III, William P


Justice Department issues subpoenas in criminal investigation of Boeing

US Justice Department prosecutors have issued multiple subpoenas as part of an investigation into Boeing's Federal Aviation Administration certification and marketing of 737 Max planes, sources briefed on the matter told CNN.
Tags: US, Cnn, Boeing, Justice Department, Federal Aviation Administration


The investigation, which is in its early stages, began after the October 2018 crash of a 737 Max aircraft operated by Lion Air, sources say

US Justice Department prosecutors have issued multiple subpoenas as part of an investigation into Boeing's Federal Aviation Administration certification and marketing of 737 Max planes, sources briefed on the matter told CNN.
Tags: News, US, Stories, Boeing, Justice Department, Federal Aviation Administration, Lion Air


Trump Lays Down Cover Fire Before Release Of Mueller Report

President Donald Trump on Wednesday attacked senior Justice Department officials and former Attorney General Jeff Sessions in an apparent attempt to undermine the credibility of special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe. Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who made that call because then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions had recused himself from matters related to Russia and election interference. “I just won one of the greatest elections of all time in the history of ...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, Russia, United States, House Of Representatives, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Trump, Senate Judiciary Committee, Jeff Sessions, Sen Lindsey Graham R SC, Mueller, Robert Mueller, Rosenstein, White House Trump