Months After Firing U.S. Attorneys, Trump Nominates Replacements

Under fire for leaving open scores of critical positions in his administration, the president began naming replacements for the federal prosecutors he purged in March.

N.S.A. Contractor May Have Mishandled Secrets Before, Prosecutor Says

Reality Leigh Winner, 25, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges she leaked a classified National Security Agency report to an online news outlet. By ALAN BLINDER June 8, 2017 AUGUSTA, Ga. — A federal prosecutor said on Thursday that Reality Leigh...

Chicago’s Top Prosecutor Minces No Words on His Way Out

By RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA and MITCH SMITH March 14, 2017 On his last day in office, the chief federal prosecutor in Chicago made an impassioned plea for big changes to combat the city’s soaring violence, departing from the Justice...