The former FBI deputy director was besieged by accusations that he misled internal Justice Department investigators

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe late Friday, less than two days shy of his retirement, ending the career of an official who rose to serve as second-in-command at the bureau. – RSS Channel – HP Hero

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Says He Was Fired By Justice Department After Refusing to Resign

Preet Bharara, the high-profile Manhattan federal prosecutor, said he was fired from his role as United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York on Saturday. The move comes, Bharara said via a tweet on Saturday, after he refused to submit a letter of resignation following Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ order to all 46(…)