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Roger Stone's trial will bring out memorable cast of characters

Investigators trying to determine whether Roger Stone obtained information from WikiLeaks first had to interview -- and in some cases legally battle with -- a conspiracy theorist, a stand-up comedian, a house painter fighting his subpoena, a White House adviser whose electronic history was apparently deleted and the so-called Manhattan Madam.

Manafort pushed Ukraine conspiracy theory as far back as 2016

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort blamed Ukrainians for the hack into computers of the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 campaign rather than the long-held conclusion of US intelligence that the Russians played a role in the election meddling, newly released documents from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation show.

Appeals court stops House from getting Mueller grand jury secrets

The Justice Department won't have to give the House of Representatives secret details from the Mueller criminal investigation for use in its impeachment probe this week, a federal appeals court said Tuesday. But it's not clear yet how long that deadline to turn over the information will stay on hold.

On impeachment, Dems crack down on stonewalling

For months, Democrats probed President Donald Trump and his administration for documents, the president's financial records and interviews with key associates. They ran into one dead end after another.

Former SC Rep. Trey Gowdy now outside counsel to Trump

Preparing for the battle ahead, the White House has retained former South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy as outside counsel in the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump and Ukraine, two sources told CNN on Tuesday.

A brief guide to another blitz of news from Washington

The first full week of the House Democratic impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump started with a flurry of news involving Trump, Attorney General William Barr, Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani and the administration's attempts to get foreign help in investigations of the Mueller report and former Vice President Joe Biden.

Pelosi taps House Intel to lead narrow impeachment push

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has tasked the Intelligence Committee to initially take the lead on the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, telling her colleagues that the probe will for now be focused on allegations that he asked the leader of Ukraine to initiate an inv

Lewandowski: 'I don't have any reason to be held in contempt'

President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski said Wednesday that he doesn't think he will be held in contempt of Congress a day after the House Judiciary Committee's chairman threatened to do so following a contentious hearing.

White House tells Lewandowski not to answer questions

The White House is asserting that two former senior White House aides have immunity from testifying and is directing former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski not to answer questions about events that occurred after President Donald Trump was elected.