Tag: Federal Bureau of Investigation

Russian Once Tied to Trump Aide Seeks Immunity to Testify Before Congress

The court documents and public records show that Mr. Deripaska, whose companies have long had offices in New York, has expanded his American holdings over the past 10 years, buying…
Read More

Writers From the Right and Left React to This Week’s Trump News

When Mr. McCarthy read our story reporting that Mr. Trump told Russian officials that James B. Comey was a “nut job,” he admits to being “slack-jawed.” Despite whatever flaws Mr.…
Read More

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty to Federal Obscenity Charge

“I engaged in obscene communications with this teenager,” Mr. Weiner said, his voice high and shaky, and his body trembling. Those communications “included sharing explicit images and encouraging her to…
Read More

Rosenstein Leaves House Members Frustrated by Lack of Detail

Photo Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein leaves after a closed briefing for members of the House of Representatives on Friday to discuss the firing of F.B.I. Director James B.…
Read More

Bob Casey Was an Understated Senator. Then Came Trump.

Mr. Casey is not behaving like a senator approaching a re-election race next year in a state Mr. Trump carried, erasing any expectation that vulnerable Democrats would edge toward Mr.…
Read More

Comey, Unsettled by Trump, Is Said to Have Wanted Him Kept at a Distance

The day after the Flynn conversation, Reince Priebus, the White House chief of staff, asked Mr. Comey to help push back on reports in the news media that Mr. Trump’s…
Read More

Robert Mueller, New Special Counsel, Is Known for Independence

Veteran law enforcement officials praised the selection on Wednesday, calling Mr. Mueller someone widely respected by members of both parties as an unflinching advocate for facts.Photo James B. Comey was…
Read More

Robert Mueller, Former F.B.I. Director, Is Named Special Counsel for Russia Investigation

Mr. Mueller is viewed in both parties as one of the most credible law enforcement officials in the country. He served both Democratic and Republican presidents, from 2001 to 2013,…
Read More

Joseph Lieberman and 3 Others Interview to Be F.B.I. Director

Photo Joe I. Lieberman leaving the White House on Wednesday. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times President Trump, hoping to nominate a new F.B.I. director before leaving on a long…
Read More