Justice Department names Russia probe special counsel as Trump faces fallout over Comey

Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JOHN YANG: We begin with breaking news. The Justice Department has appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller to oversee the investigation into any possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russia in last year’s election. For President Trump today, there was no escape from the fallout over allegedly pressuring the previous FBI director, James Comey, and about sharing secrets with the Russians. Talk of obstructing justice and endangering...

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