Former FBI head Robert Mueller will now oversee Russia investigation, DOJ says

FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee at an oversight hearing about the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. in 2013. Photo by Larry Downing/Reuters WASHINGTON — Besieged from all sides, the Trump administration appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller Wednesday evening as a special counsel to oversee the federal investigation into allegations Russia and Donald Trump’s campaign collaborated to influence the...

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