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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Former FBI chief Comey arrives on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the special counsel’s Russia investigation and President Donald Trump‘s views on it (all times local): 10 p.m. Former FBI Director James Comey has arrived on Capitol Hill for a closed-door interview with two House committees. House Republicans are questioning Comey on decisions made by the Justice Department during the 2016 … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Former FBI chief Comey arrives on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON | House GOP grills former FBI chief Comey behind closed doors

WASHINGTON— House Republicans are interviewing James Comey behind closed doors Friday, hauling the former FBI director to Capitol Hill one final time before they cede power to Democrats in January. Comey is appearing for the interview after unsuccessfully fighting a subpoena in court. It is the first time he has answered lawmakers’ questions since an … Continue reading WASHINGTON | House GOP grills former FBI chief Comey behind closed doors

WASHINGTON | Comey set for closed-door interview with House Republicans

WASHINGTON— House Republicans are preparing to interview James Comey behind closed doors Friday, hauling the former FBI director to Capitol Hill one final time before they cede power to Democrats in January. Comey will appear for the interview after fighting a subpoena in court. Under a deal struck with the House Judiciary Committee, he will … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Comey set for closed-door interview with House Republicans

PARIS | WWI descendants see armistice through prism of personal pain

PARIS  — William Kearsey’s war was long over by the time his son ever heard about it. By then, the World War I veteran had undergone 28 surgeries to knit back together the bones and flesh of his face, which was shattered in a trench in Belgium in 1917. A century after fighting in the … Continue reading PARIS | WWI descendants see armistice through prism of personal pain

WASHINGTON | Who is Bruce Ohr? Justice official has attracted GOP ire

WASHINGTON — Bruce Ohr was a relatively anonymous lawyer at the Justice Department for more than 25 years. But he’s now caught up in a Republican maelstrom of criticism toward the department, with some of President Donald Trump’s allies implying that he helped conspire against Trump’s election. Two GOP-led House committees will interview Ohr behind … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Who is Bruce Ohr? Justice official has attracted GOP ire