He takes over a department President Donald Trump has assailed and will oversee the remaining work in special counsel's investigation.
Unfortunately for both the defendant and the president, the indictment is a significant milestone in the Mueller probe.
In a rare public statement, the special counsel's office says certain aspects of Buzzfeed's article on Michael Cohen "are not accurate."
With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, the president and his attorney unleash a fresh series of attacks.
The special counsel makes the stunning allegation with details to come later. It could mean more jail time or charges for a key witness.
The president may not have heard the last from the special counsel's team.
If you’re Paul Manafort, Robert Mueller owns you. If you’re Mueller, you’re in the catbird seat. And if you’re Donald Trump, you’re your own worst enemy.
Donald Trump says special counsel Robert Mueller should have wrapped up the inquiry long ago.
The president goes after his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, on Twitter after learning that Cohen may be willing to tell investigators that Trump had advance information about a meeting involving his son, a Russian lawyer and others.
Tweets are fresh evidence that the cooperation with the special counsel that had been advocated by the president's legal team for months has gone by the wayside.