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A policeman detains a suspected member of the MS-13 gang at a checkpoint in Apopa, El Salvador, July 28, 2015.

Jeff Sessions just named these 5 groups as the top transnational organized-crime threats to the US

The Trump administration has pursued a hardline crackdown on organized crime, and five groups named by the Justice Department on Monday will be targeted by a new transnational organized-crime task force.

Trump is reportedly floating 5 different names to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who he expects to resign before the end of this year

President Donald Trump says he believes Attorney General Jeff Sessions will likely leave his Cabinet at the end of the year, and so far has five potential replacements who could take over at the Justice Department, tThe Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.

Kanye West will meet Trump in the White House to talk about prison reform, gang violence, and Chicago

Kanye West is expected to meet President Donald Trump and Jared Kushner at the White House on Thursday to discuss gangs, manufacturing, prison reform, and Chicago violence. West has expressed support for Trump, including by wearing a Make America Great Again hat last week on 'Saturday Night Live.'
President Donald Trump apparently knew about the indictment of 12 Russian nationals as part of the Mueller probe yet still referred to the investigation as a "witch hunt" on Friday.

Trump and Rod Rosenstein are set to meet Thursday amid a wild morning of drama surrounding his future

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein expected to leave his job on Monday, according to multiple reports. Hours later, however, he was attending a regularly scheduled meeting at the White House.
Rod Rosenstein.

Rod Rosenstein reportedly thought he could convince John Kelly and Jeff Sessions to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from office

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein thought he could persuade Attorney General Jeff Sessions and then-Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to lead an effort to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove President Donald Trump from office last May, The New York Times reported on Friday.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., April 27, 2017.

Trump delivers his harshest criticism of Jeff Sessions yet: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

President Donald Trump delivered his most searing criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions during a free-wheeling Tuesday interview with Hill.TV.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

The most powerful lawyer in the US is open to investigating the Silicon Valley giants

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is exploring the possibility of an investigation into social media tech giants, Bloomberg reports. Sessions has reportedly not yet made his mind up about how to proceed, but one of the attorneys general wants to break up big tech companies.

Trump’s reported ‘dumb southerner’ jab at Jeff Sessions could be hurting him in Alabama

Legendary political reporter Bob Woodward's new book, "Fear: Trump in the White House" claimed President Donald Trump called Jeff Sessions a "dumb southerner." Trump denied it, though he has been heard using the phrase before. People in Alabama are not having it.
Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

Brett Kavanaugh dodged questions about recusing himself from Supreme Court cases on the Russia investigation

Judge Brett Kavanaugh ducked questions about whether he would recuse himself from cases related to the special counsel Robert Mueller or the Russia investigation that may reach the Supreme Court, insisting that answering such questions would jeopardize the independence of the judiciary.
The restaurant was criticised for welcoming Attorney Jeff Sessions given his support of strict immigration policies.

Jeff Sessions is summoning state AGs to discuss whether tech companies are ‘intentionally stifling’ free speech

The planned meeting marks a significant escalation of the political pressure the technology industry has faced from conservative circles in recent months.