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Trump says ‘Mueller probe should never have been started’ hours after his lawyer called for it to be shut down

President Trump said Saturday that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election "should never have been started."

SANCTUARY SHOWDOWN: Trump’s Justice Department is ‘going to war’ with California

The Justice Department on Tuesday evening sued California officials over three state laws passed last year, arguing that they violated the US constitution.

Trump shoots down rumors of White House chaos, says everyone wants ‘a piece of that Oval Office’

President Donald Trump pushed back against reports that the White House has been beset with chaos, saying "everybody wants to work in the White House."
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has caught the president's ire for months.

Sessions defends himself against extraordinary Trump attack, says he’ll ‘continue to discharge my duties with integrity and honor’

President Donald Trump expressed disgust that his attorney general asked an Obama-era internal watchdog to investigate allegations of surveillance abuse.
A bump fire stock that attaches to a semi-automatic rifle to increase the firing rate is seen at Good Guys Gun Shop in Orem, Utah, U.S., October 4, 2017.

Trump just made his first move on gun control after the Florida shooting

President Donald Trump has signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose a ban on gun modifications such as so-called bump stocks.
Rachel Brand.

The person next in line to oversee the Mueller investigation suddenly stepped down

As associate attorney general, Rachel Brand would have been the next in line to oversee the Russia investigation if Rod Rosenstein left the department.
Donald Trump.

Trump says Nunes memo ‘totally vindicates’ him, complains that everyone only talks about ‘Russia, Russia, Russia’

In a tweet Saturday morning, President Donald Trump said the GOP memo he authorized Friday "totally vindicates" him in the Russia investigation.
Jeff Sessions.

Jeff Sessions praised Rod Rosenstein before the Devin Nunes memo was released

Sessions said during a scheduled event at the Justice Department that Rosenstein represent the kind of quality and leadership that we want in the department.
Wray testifies before Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

FBI agents vow not to let ‘partisan politics’ distract from their mission after memo release

The FBI Agents Association said in a statement Friday they will not "allow partisan politics to distract us from our solemn commitment to our mission."
Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

The controversial Nunes memo that has taken Washington by storm is about to be released — here’s why Republicans say it could be a bombshe...

The White House is expected to release a classified GOP memo Thursday. The document has for weeks been a source of controversy among lawmakers in Washington.