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Embattled Trump warns impeachment would 'crash' economy

Fri, 24 Aug 2018 - 12:10 GMT

US President Donald Trump has warned stock markets could 'crash' if he were removed from office, playing his best card.

Trump tells attorney general to end Russia probe

Wed, 01 Aug 2018 - 11:20 GMT

Trump told his attorney general to end the high-profile investigation into Russian election meddling that has ensnared key members of his presidential campaign.

Appeals court rules against U.S. on funds for sanctuary cities

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 03:00 GMT

A federal appeals court said the U.S. Justice Department cannot deny public safety grants to so-called sanctuary cities that limit cooperation with the Trump administration.

US task force to probe Hezbollah 'narcoterror'

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 11:10 GMT

The US Justice Department announced creation of a special task force to investigate what it called "narcoterrorism" by the powerful Lebanese movement Hezbollah.

U.S. Attorney General Sessions denounces NFL protests

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 08:20 GMT

US's Sessions on Tuesday denounced football players who have protested racism by kneeling or locking arms during the playing of the national anthem before games.

U.S. launches opioid fraud and detection unit

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 05:38 GMT

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions unveiled on Wednesday a plan to go after doctors and pharmacies suspected of healthcare fraud.

Trump slams Sessions as not tough enough, assails intel leaks

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 08:31 GMT

Trump criticized Jeff Sessions, as not being tough enough on Tuesday, adding to speculation his longtime supporter might be on the way out, accusing intel leaks

U.S. Attorney General Sessions visits White House, not Trump

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 03:50 GMT

Jeff Sessions was at the White House on Monday but did not meet with Trump, who referred to him in a tweet as "beleaguered" earlier in the day.

Sessions to address US Senate Intel committee Tuesday

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 - 08:55 GMT

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions will Tuesday testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee where he will face questions over his meetings with Russian officials.

US Justice Department calls arrest of Wikileaks' Assange a 'priority'

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 - 07:38 GMT

The arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a US "priority," Attorney General Jeff Sessions said