Political Scandals

Las Vegas, Nevada, Clark County Public Administrator Robert Telles.

Politician Accused Of Killing Las Vegas Journalist Appears In Court

County Public Administrator Robert Telles has been ordered to remain jailed without bail pending arraignment on a murder charge.

 | Sean DeLancey and AP

Pages from the FBI's Mar-a-Lago affidavit are photographed.

Affidavit Details Classified Documents Found In Mar-a-Lago Search

Though redactions cover about half of the filing, information shown reveals a "significant number of civilian witnesses" gave information.

 | Nathaniel Reed

Former U.S. President Donald Trump.

Justice Dept. Releases Redacted Mar-A-Lago Search Affidavit

A "preliminary triage" of the documents revealed "184 unique documents bearing classification markings," according to the affidavit.

 | AP and Nathaniel Reed

Hillary Clinton

Clinton Campaign, DNC Fined For Misreporting Steele Dossier Payments

The Clinton campaign agreed to a civil penalty of $8,000 and the DNC $105,000 for payments made to conduct research on Donald Trump's ties to Russia.

 | AP

Prince Andrew

Prince Andrew Stripped Of Military Affiliations

The prince is currently embroiled in a sexual assault lawsuit filed by a woman who claims he abused her when she was 17 years old.

 | AP

Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Misdemeanor Sex Crime Complaint Filed Against Former Gov. Cuomo

An Albany County Sheriff's Office investigator has filed a complaint against former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo accusing him of forcible touching.

 | AP

Former White House national security aide Fiona Hill testifies during a public impeachment hearing of then-President Trump

Interview: Fiona Hill on Political Division, Former President Trump

"They thought that he was going to cut through these flawed political groupings," said Fiona Hill on the mindset of voters for former President Trump.

 | Chance Seales

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Exits, Hochul To Take Office Minus 'Distractions'

Cuomo was set to end his term at 11:59 p.m.

 | AP

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

New York Assembly Suspends Cuomo Impeachment Investigation

Following Cuomo's resignation, speaker of the Assembly Judiciary Committee said it can't impeach an elected official who is no longer in office.

 | AP

New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul gives a news conference at the state Capitol

Hochul Says She'll Run For Governor After Finishing Cuomo's Term

Cuomo announced Tuesday that he would resign rather than face a likely impeachment trial.

 | AP and Lauren Stephenson

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference at New York's Yankee Stadium, Monday, July 26, 2021.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Resigns

Cuomo still faces the possibility of criminal charges, with a number of prosecutors around the state moving to investigate him.

 | AP

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Accuser Files Criminal Complaint Against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

The woman claims Gov. Cuomo groped her breast.

 | AP and Kamil Zawadzki

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Impeachment Inquiry Into New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Nears Completion

The panel conducting the inquiry gave him until August 13 to submit evidence in his defense.

 | AP and Jay Strubberg

Former President Donald Trump

Trump Organization Lawyers To Meet With Prosecutors

Prosecutors have been scrutinizing Trump’s tax records, subpoenaing documents and interviewing witnesses, including Trump insiders and company execs.

 | Robin Dich

Rudy Giuliani speaks at a hearing of the Pennsylvania State Senate Majority Policy Committee in Gettysburg, PA in Nov. 2020.

New York Appeals Court Suspends Rudy Giuliani From Practicing Law

The ruling, signed Thursday, will prevent Giuliani from representing clients as a lawyer.

 | AP

The Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.

DOJ Investigating Trump Data Seizures

It's not clear why the Trump administration was investigating a sitting White House counsel.

 | AP

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff

Trump DOJ Seized Data From House Democrats

The DOJ used a grand jury to subpoena Apple for the data.

 | Simon Kaufman and AP

E. Jean Carroll talks to reporters outside a courthouse in New York.

Justice Department To Defend Trump Rape Case

The Justice Department is carrying on an effort that began under former U.S. Attorney General William Barr while Trump was still in office.

 | Simon Kaufman and AP

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla.

Rep. Matt Gaetz Faces Possible Obstruction Of Justice Charge

Rep. Matt Gaetz is under a federal sex-trafficking investigation.

 | Eliana Moreno

Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Reporters: I Didn't Do Anything Wrong

New York's governor spoke to journalists for the first time in months.

 | Robin Dich

Matt Gaetz's Associate Cooperating With Investigators

Matt Gaetz's Associate Cooperating With Investigators

Unnamed sources told The New York Times Joel Greenberg gave information on how he and Gaetz paid women for sex using cash or gifts.

 | Katherine Biek

Rep. Matt Gaetz

House Ethics Committee Investigating Rep. Matt Gaetz

Gaetz denied sexual misconduct allegations and said they've been perpetuated by his political foes.

 | Jay Strubberg

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., walks off the House floor

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Associate, Joel Greenberg, To Plead Guilty

A judge reportedly gave Joel Greenberg until May 15 to enter his plea.

 | Eliana Moreno

Congressman Matt Gaetz

Gaetz Associate May Strike Plea Deal

Former Florida tax collector Joel Greenberg is likely to strike a plea deal, per attorneys. He faces 33 charges, including sex trafficking a child.

 | Scripps News Staff

President Donald Trump, right, accompanied by Rep. Matt Gaetz,

Report Says Rep. Matt Gaetz Asked Trump For Pardon

Gaetz reportedly wanted a blanket preemptive pardon from the former president near the end of his term.

 | Eliana Moreno

President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden

Ukraine, Drug Addiction Drive New Interview With Pres. Biden's Son

President Biden's son says he did nothing unethical on board of Burisima, is cooperating in federal investigation.

 | Antoinette Miller

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz,

NYT Says Gaetz Investigation Focuses On Payments To Women

The newspaper cites people close to the investigation, as well as a review of text messages and payment receipts.

 | Simon Kaufman

Rep. Matt Gaetz

Rep. Gaetz To Stay On House Committee Amid Sex Investigation

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Gaetz would be removed from his committees only if claims of underage sex are proven.

 | Robin Dich

Rep. Matt Gaetz

Rep. Matt Gaetz Denies Relationship With Underage Girl

The Justice Department is reportedly investigating a former relationship of his and whether he violated sex trafficking laws.

 | Simon Kaufman

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-NY

10th Accuser Comes Forward With Andrew Cuomo Allegations

The latest accuser came forward at a press conference Monday and said the actions took place in her home in 2017.

 | Eliana Moreno