US Senate Intelligence Committee strikes deal with Donald Trump Jr to appear for a closed-door testimony next month, as part of panel's Russia investigation.
US House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal on Friday subpoenaed President Donald Trump's tax returns, giving the US Treasury and Internal Revenue Service one week to turn over the tax records.
Former FBI chief James Comey says there are many incidents that prove criminal intent on the president's behalf, while Trump continues his attacks on both the author of the report and Comey.
Democrats will try to hold the US Attorney General William Barr in contempt over special counsel Robert Mueller's report. He is being accused of spinning the results of the investigation to President Donald Trump's benefit.
Testifying for the first time since releasing Mueller's report, William Barr faced sharp questioning from Senate Democrats who accused him of making misleading comments.
Rod Rosenstein's departure had been expected since the confirmation of William Barr as attorney general. The White House nominated a replacement for the department's No. 2 slot weeks ago.
Senator Elizabeth Warren, who is vying to become the Democratic candidate against Trump in 2020, tweeted that the Democrat-led House "should initiate impeachment proceedings."
US President Donald Trump sought to have special counsel Robert Mueller removed nearly two years ago from the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, the long-awaited Mueller report revealed.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report into Russian interference in 2016 US presidential election will be released next month, Attorney General Bill Barr says, adding he was currently redacting sensitive material from the report.
With his name officially cleared over accusations of collusion with Russia during the 2016 elections, the US president can use his exoneration for political advantage, but he still has hurdles to clear.
Although some Republicans backed the vote to overturn the president's veto, the Democrat-controlled House was 38 votes short of the number needed for the required two-thirds majority.
Emerging market stocks were set for their biggest one-day fall this year on Monday. But the Turkish lira recovered somewhat after Friday's sell-off.
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