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Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is dead, say US officials

01 Aug 2019

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is dead, say US officials

Deceased terrorist Osama bin Laden's son Hamza, seen widely as the heir of al Qaeda, is dead, US media said on Wednesday.

Trump "morally unfit" to be US president: Former FBI director

16 Apr 2018

Trump "morally unfit" to be US president: Former FBI director

Donald Trump is "morally unfit" to be the President of the United States, former FBI director James Comey said during an ABC interview.

Russia probe: Investigators demand Trump's bank account data

06 Dec 2017

Russia probe: Investigators demand Trump's bank account data

US special counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading an investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling, has reportedly ordered Deutsche Bank to release details of President Donald Trump's accounts.

US special counsel Mueller assembles grand jury over Russia probe

04 Aug 2017

US special counsel Mueller assembles grand jury over Russia probe

Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations of Russia's election interference, has reportedly assembled a grand jury.

Trump's son informed about Russia's attempts to help father's campaign

11 Jul 2017

Trump's son informed about Russia's attempts to help father's campaign

President Trump's son admitted to meeting Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya last year after she claimed she had damaging information about Hillary Clinton.

Trump's son, son-in-law met Russian lawyer over Clinton info

10 Jul 2017

Trump's son, son-in-law met Russian lawyer over Clinton info

US President Donald Trump's son has agreed to meeting Natalia Veselnitskaya, a Kremlin-linked Russian lawyer last year, after being promised damaging information about Trump's rival Hillary Clinton.

Betting odds: 63% chance of Trump's impeachment/resignation

12 Jun 2017

Betting odds: 63% chance of Trump's impeachment/resignation

Former FBI director James Comey's explosive testimony to the US Congress last week has seen a surge in people betting money on President Donald Trump failing to complete his four-year term, either due to impeachment or his resignation.

Ex-FBI director testifies about Trump pressure, Russia investigation

09 Jun 2017

Ex-FBI director testifies about Trump pressure, Russia investigation

Former FBI director James Comey testified before a Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill, revealing the circumstances leading to his controversial dismissal by US President Donald Trump.

Former FBI chief Robert Mueller to lead Russia-Trump investigation

18 May 2017

Former FBI chief Robert Mueller to lead Russia-Trump investigation

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has named former FBI director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russia's alleged ties with Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow's election interference.