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Portis, Horn among 10 former NFL players facing U.S. fraud charges

2:21am GMT

WASHINGTON Federal authorities on Thursday charged 10 former National Football League players with allegedly defrauding a healthcare program of more than $3.4 million by filing false claims for hyperbaric oxygen chambers and other expensive medical equipment. | Video

UPDATE 5-Portis, Horn among 10 former NFL players facing U.S. fraud charges

12 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON, Dec 12 Federal authorities on Thursday charged 10 former National Football League players with allegedly defrauding a healthcare program of more than $3.4 million by filing false claims for hyperbaric oxygen chambers and other expensive medical equipment.

Two reviews of Trump-Russia probe to have opposite conclusions - official testifies

11 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON Two separate U.S. Department of Justice reviews are likely to reach opposite conclusions about whether the FBI investigation of Donald Trump's 2016 campaign had sufficient cause to look into any ties with Russia, an official watchdog told Congress on Wednesday. | Video

Mistakes, but no political bias in FBI probe of Trump campaign - watchdog

09 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department's internal watchdog said on Monday that it found numerous errors but no evidence of political bias by the FBI when it opened an investigation into contacts between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia in 2016. | Video

U.S. cracks down on Russian 'Evil Corp' hackers after $100 million spree

06 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. authorities on Thursday targeted a Russian cybercriminal group known as Evil Corp, indicting its Lamborghini-driving alleged leader and ordering asset freezes against 17 of his associates over a global, $100 million (£77.94 million) digital crime spree. | Video

Explainer: What is the 'fictional narrative' a White House ex-adviser warns against?

22 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser, Fiona Hill, warned lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday against promoting what she called a "fictional narrative https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/trump-ex-adviser-calls-ukraine-election-interference-theory-fictional-narrative-idUSKBN1XV0I6" that minimizes Russia's attempts to interfere in U.S. elections.

What is the 'fictional narrative' a White House ex-adviser warns against?

22 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser, Fiona Hill, warned lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday against promoting what she called a "fictional narrative https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/trump-ex-adviser-calls-ukraine-election-interference-theory-fictional-narrative-idUSKBN1XV0I6" that minimizes Russia's attempts to interfere in U.S. elections.

Three takeaways from Sondland impeachment testimony

20 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON A U.S. diplomat provided some of the most significant testimony to date in the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Here are three takeaways from the testimony on Wednesday of Gordon Sondland, U.S. ambassador to the European Union: | Video

'Everyone was in the loop': three takeaways from Sondland impeachment testimony

20 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON A U.S. diplomat who is a pivotal witness in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he worked with Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine issues on "the president's orders," confirming the president's active participation in a controversy that threatens his presidency. | Video

'Everyone was in the loop': 3 takeaways from Sondland impeachment testimony

20 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON A U.S. diplomat who is a pivotal witness in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he worked with Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine issues on "the president's orders," confirming the president's active participation in a controversy that threatens his presidency.

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U.S. House committee postpones votes on articles of impeachment

U.S. lawmakers will vote Friday on whether to move forward with impeaching Republican President Donald Trump, as the Democratic head of the Judiciary Committee shocked Republicans by declining to hold a late-night vote after a hearing that lasted more than 14 hours.