Mueller team asks about Trump’s Russian business dealings as he weighed a r…

Investigators for special counsel Robert Mueller have recently been asking witnesses about Donald Trump’s business activities in Russia prior to the 2016 presidential campaign as he considered a run for president, according to three people familiar with the matter. Questions to some witnesses during wide-ranging interviews included the timing of Trump’s decision to seek the…

Trump Calls Sessions’s Handling of Surveillance Abuse Allegations ‘Disgrace…

President Trump criticized his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions, on Wednesday and called him “DISGRACEFUL” after Mr. Sessions indicated that the Justice Department’s watchdog would look into accusations of potential abuse of surveillance laws rather than the agency’s own lawyers. In a 43-word tweet, Mr. Trump scolded the attorney general, belittled the role of the…