Iranian charged in alleged plot to kill ex-Trump adviser John Bolton

The Justice Department indicted an Iranian member of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps for allegedly plotting to kill John Bolton, a national security adviser during the Trump administration.

By Perry SteinAugust 10, 2022

Trump appears for deposition in New York, says he will plead the Fifth

In a lengthy statement, Donald Trump denied wrongdoing, accused the U.S. government of unfairly targeting him and said he would refuse to answer questions.

By Shayna JacobsAugust 10, 2022

Paul Rinn, Navy captain who saved a warship from sinking, dies at 75

Rinn was commander of the USS Samuel B. Roberts when it hit an Iranian mine in the Persian Gulf in 1988. His leadership during that crisis made him a Navy icon.

By David Larter and Bradley PenistonAugust 10, 2022

Rep. Scott Perry says the FBI seized his phone while he was traveling

FBI agents reportedly seized the cellphone of Trump ally Rep. Scott Perry.

By Perry SteinAugust 9, 2022

Mar-a-Lago search appears focused on whether Trump, aides withheld items

The FBI sought a search warrant after Archives officials pressed Trump’s circle to return what they believed was government property, according to people familiar with the discussions.

By Devlin Barrett, Josh Dawsey, Rosalind S. Helderman, Jacqueline Alemany and Spencer S. HsuAugust 9, 2022

Trump investigation: Trump claims political persecution after FBI search of Mar-a-Lago residence

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) threatened to investigate the Justice Department if the GOP takes control of the chamber next year.

By John WagnerAugust 9, 2022

Simmering threat of violence comes to fore with search of Trump property

Within hours of the search of Mar-a-Lago, the former president's supporters began issuing explicit or thinly veiled calls for violence.

By Hannah AllamAugust 9, 2022

Why the FBI raided Mar-a-Lago

Today on Post Reports, why the FBI searched former president Donald Trump’s Florida residence, Mar-a-Lago, and what they’re looking for.

By Maggie Penman, Alexis Diao, Reena Flores, Jordan-Marie Smith, Rennie Svirnovskiy, Ariel Plotnick, Emma Talkoff, Sabby Robinson and Sean CarterAugust 9, 2022

FBI’s search of Mar-a-Lago lands Merrick Garland in a political firestorm

Attorney General Merrick Garland is in the middle of a political firestorm after the FBI searched Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago golf club and home.

By Perry SteinAugust 9, 2022

After Mar-a-Lago search, Fox News, Trump supporters decry ‘abuse’ of power

“Make no mistake,” Fox’s Sean Hannity said, “if you are associated with Donald Trump in any way, you better cross all your i’s and dot all your t’s, because they’re coming for you with the full force of the federal government.”

By Timothy BellaAugust 9, 2022

The status of key investigations involving Donald Trump

Donald Trump is under investigation by U.S. lawmakers, local district attorneys, a state attorney general and the Justice Department.

By Matt Zapotosky, Matthew Brown, Shayna Jacobs, Devlin Barrett and Jacqueline AlemanyAugust 9, 2022

FBI searches Trump safe at Mar-a-Lago for possible classified documents

Former President Trump said the FBI raided his Florida home as agents sought classified documents. Republican Kevin McCarthy vowed to investigate the Justice Department.

By Devlin Barrett, Mariana Alfaro, Josh Dawsey and Jacqueline AlemanyAugust 8, 2022

Arbery’s killers sentenced on federal counts, sent to state prison

A U.S. judge sent Travis and Gregory McMichael and William Bryan to state prison for killing Ahmaud Arbery, denying their request for a federal penitentiary.

By Kim BellwareAugust 8, 2022

New Ukraine military package is largest yet, Pentagon says

The Pentagon announcement comes as Ukrainian forces undertake a counteroffensive aimed at reclaiming the southern city of Kherson.

By Karoun DemirjianAugust 8, 2022

Trump allies resist testifying as Georgia election probe expands

A burst of legal maneuvering reflects the accelerating sweep of the inquiry by Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis.

By Tom Hamburger, Ann E. Marimow and Matthew BrownAugust 8, 2022

In Africa, Blinken seeks to beguile, not browbeat, over Russia

The Biden administration's efforts come at a challenging moment, as Russia’s protracted war in Ukraine tests the resolve of even Kyiv’s biggest backers.

By Missy RyanAugust 8, 2022

The brazen murder that spotlighted Berlin’s timid Russia policy

The unwillingness to punish President Vladimir Putin for a killing in Berlin ordered by Moscow added to the Kremlin’s sense of impunity before the Ukraine war.

By Souad Mekhennet and Loveday MorrisAugust 5, 2022

Air Force explosives expert charged in suspected insider attack

Four U.S. troops were wounded in the incident at an austere outpost in Syria, an incident that has led to highly unusual allegations of betrayal.

By Alex HortonAugust 4, 2022

Four officers involved in Breonna Taylor’s killing face federal charges

Joshua Jaynes, Kelly Goodlett, Kyle Meany and Brett Hankison face federal charges for alleged roles in raid that led to the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor.

By David Nakamura, Marisa Iati and Timothy BellaAugust 4, 2022