Abrupt Layoffs Leave U.S. Attorneys ScramblingTwo days before Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered dozens of the country's top federal prosecutors to clean out their desks, he gave those political appointees a pep talk during a conference call.
Chinese Electronics Company Pleads Guilty To Violating Iran SanctionsChinese electronics giant ZTE Corporation this week pled guilty to violating U.S.-Iran sanctions.
Black Lawmakers To Speak Out Against Sessions In HearingDonald Trump's pick for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions, used strong words in the first day of his Senate confirmation hearings to deny any hints of a racist past.
Sessions Says He'd Be Fair As Attorney GeneralSen. Jeff Sessions cast himself as a strong protector of law and order at his confirmation hearing, promising that, as attorney general, he would crack down on illegal immigration, gun violence and the "scourge of radical Islamic terrorism."
Attorney General Pick Sessions Has Dueling ImagesBackers want to see a polite but tenacious Jeff Sessions when he appears before colleagues for a confirmation hearing. Yet critics question whether he can apply a sense of fairness to divisive policy matters.
Trump Selects Sen. Jeff Sessions As U.S. Attorney GeneralPresident-elect Donald Trump has selected Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions as his pick for attorney general.
Trump Meets With His VP FinalistsDonald Trump on Wednesday entered the final phase of his high-profile search for a running mate, arranging last-minute meetings with his finalists and family members as his staff prepares for a Friday announcement.
Appeal is Filed in Gay Marriage Case (Audio)