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Past articles by Kevin:

Justice Department drops sex-trafficking probe of Rep. Matt Gaetz without charges, lawyers say

The investigation coincided with Matt Gaetz’s rise to prominence as a vocal supporter of Donald Trump and antagonist to congressional Democrats. → Read More

Former Vice President Mike Pence expected to challenge DOJ special counsel subpoena

Former VP Mike Pence plans to challenge a subpoena from a Justice Department special counsel probing Trump's efforts to overturn the 2020 election. → Read More

Georgia judge orders partial release of Trump grand jury report Thursday

Three portions of the grand jury report will be released Thursday, including a section expressing concerns some witnesses may have lied under oath. → Read More

FBI searches former VP Mike Pence's Indiana home for classified documents

The FBI began searching former Vice President Mike Pence's home in Indiana on Friday after the previous discovery of some classified documents. → Read More

DOJ special counsel issues subpoena to Mike Pence related to Trump investigations

It's not immediately clear what special counsel Jack Smith is seeking from Mike Pence, but the demand likely marks a major escalation in the inquiry. → Read More

Chinese spy balloon sought secret US communications signals, State Department says

The Chinese spy balloon that was shot down had carried multiple devices to intercept sensitive communications, according to the State Department. → Read More

FBI searches Joe Biden's Delaware beach house as part of classified documents investigation

The FBI searched President Joe Biden's Delaware beach home Wednesday. Biden attorney Bob Bauer said it was planned with president's "full support." → Read More

FBI director 'appalled' by Tyre Nichols traffic stop video, 'disturbing' says Garland

Joe Biden spoke to the parents of Tyre Nichols by phone Friday. AG Merrick Garland and FBI Director Chris Wray urged any planned protests be peaceful. → Read More

DOJ launches inquiry into Abbott baby formula plant in Michigan

Abbott Laboratories confirms inquiry, 'cooperating fully.' → Read More

Attorney General Merrick Garland appoints special counsel to investigate Biden's classified documents

Garland's statement comes hours after the White House disclosed a second set of classified records were recovered in at Biden's Delaware home. → Read More

Second set of classified documents found in Biden's garage after search of 2 residences

The records were recovered after Biden's lawyers conducted searches of the president's two Delaware residences. → Read More

Questions about Joe Biden documents escalate as second batch of records is found

The review move towards an inflection point with many questions unanswered. President Joe Biden has maintained the matter was handled appropriately. → Read More

President Joe Biden classified documents: What we know and how discovery compares to Trump

Classified records found in an office once used by Joe Biden echoes the discovery at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago. What we know about the two cases. → Read More

DOJ reviewing classified documents found at Biden facility from time as VP

Richard Sauber, a special counsel to the president, said the documents were immediately turned over the National Archives. → Read More

Georgia grand jury completes work in Donald Trump probe tied to 2020 election

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Robert McBurney set a Jan. 24 hearing to determine whether the report would be made public. → Read More

Jan. 6 committee's Monday decision on Trump key to public legacy and Justice investigation

The House Jan. 6 committee, after 18 months of investigating, is set to take its most defining actions in votes on criminal referrals Monday. → Read More

Lockerbie bombing suspect in 1988 Pan Am flight is in U.S. custody, says Justice Department

Libyan expected to make first court appearance in D.C. → Read More

DOJ watchdog: Prison staff failures preceded inmate murder of Whitey Bulger

Whitey Bulger was one of the nation's more notorious criminals as head of a violent South Bosten crime ring known as the Winter Hill Gang. → Read More

AG Merrick Garland appoints special counsel to oversee Trump criminal investigations

Jack Smith was named special counsel in two investigations targeting former President Donald Trump over the 2020 election and classified documents. → Read More

FBI: Dozens of HBCU threats linked to one juvenile; suspect prosecuted in state court as minor

The threats earlier this year launched a wide-ranging domestic terror inquiry involving 30 FBI field offices. → Read More