U.S. Indicts Turkish Bank on Charges of Evading Iran Sanctions

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department on Tuesday sharply escalated economic pressure on Turkey by filing fraud and money-laundering charges against the country’s second-largest state-owned bank, accusing it of helping Iran evade United States sanctions. The charges against the institution, Halkbank, came as the administration sought ways to project that it […]

The Trump Impeachment Inquiry: Latest Updates

Here’s what you need to know: Vice President Mike Pence refuses to turn over documents, defying a House request Rudy Giuliani refuses to comply with a subpoena and hand over documents to House investigators. Democratic leaders rethink a House vote to authorize their inquiry. House investigators depose a senior State […]