Tag: Justice Department

Trump Urged Justice Officials To Declare Election ‘Corrupt’

Launching his Presidential bid last June, Donald Trump held up his financial statement to prove <a href=”https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/digger/wp/2015/06/19/you-may-not-take-donald-trumps-candidacy-seriously-but-take-another-look-at-his-real-estate-business/” target=”_blank”>he had assets worth a total of $9...

United States moves to drop cases against Chinese researchers accused of hiding military ties

The Justice Department this past week moved to drop cases that it brought last year against five visiting researchers accused of hiding their ties to...

Joe Biden urges more scrutiny of big businesses, such as tech giants

By David McCabe and Jim Tankersley President Joe Biden signed a sweeping executive order on Friday intended to increase competition within the nation’s economy and...

Seized House records show just how far Trump administration would go

Former President Donald Trump has made no secret of his long list of political enemies. It just wasn’t clear until now how far he would...

Democrat says Donald Trump counsel recounted ‘troubling events’

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said Friday that a nearly eight-hour interview with former President Donald Trump‘s top White House lawyer “shed new light...

Senate OKs bill to fight hate crimes against Asian Americans

The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a bill that would help combat the rise of hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, a bipartisan...

US president Joe Biden to America after Floyd verdict: ‘We can’t stop here’

President Joe Biden said Tuesday the conviction of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd “can be a giant step...

View: What the world’s largest democracy can learn from the world’s oldest democracy

A recent newspaper editorial with the headline “Thank You” on the Disha Ravi judgment ended with the subtle punchline “One hopes it will be.” Thanking...

Can Trump pardon himself? Would the courts reject the move?

As he prepares to end a tumultuous four years as U.S. president facing potential legal jeopardy, Donald Trump has discussed the possibility of pardoning himself,...

Boeing to pay $2.5 billion to settle U.S. fraud charges over 737 Max

Boeing Co. has agreed to pay more than $2.5 billion in penalties, including nearly $1.8 billion in compensation for airlines, to resolve charges of misleading...

States sue Google, adding to antitrust woes for search giant

The antitrust heat on Google is increasing. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said on Twitter that his office expected to file an antitrust lawsuit against...

Google investors: Unsure about what to do amid antitrust charges? Well, better get used to it

Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Associated Press Alphabet Inc. investors have been through government investigations before and not suffered too much damage, but now...