Stories by Rebecca Falconer

Deadly Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard shooting: What we know so far

This is an image, from the water, of the base and gun stations in Hawaii
Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam in December 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Photo: Kent Nishimura/Getty Images

A U.S. sailor shot three civilian Defense Department employees, killing two, at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam shipyard on Wednesday before taking his own life, Rear Adm. Robb Chadwick told reporters.

Report: Mueller witness Nader accused of illegal Clinton donations

George Nader in 1999.
George Nader in 1999. Photo: Ron Sachs/CNP/Getty Images

George Nader, a key witness in the Mueller investigation with ties to President Trump, is among eight people indicted on campaign finance charges related to Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign and others, per unsealed documents, CNN reported Wednesday.

Details: The Department of Justice said in a statement Tuesday that Nader, 60, is, among other things, accused of conspiring with co-accused Allied Wallet CEO Ahmad "Andy" Khawaja "to conceal the source of more than $3.5 million in campaign contributions, directed to political committees associated with" a 2016 presidential candidate.

Trump: When I asked Ukraine to "do us a favor," I meant the U.S.

President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky speak during a meeting in New York on September 25, 2019
President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky during a Sept. 25 meeting in New York. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

As House Democrats step up their impeachment inquiries, President Trump sought to clarify via Twitter Wednesday night the context of his infamous July 25 phone conversation with his Ukrainian counterpart, President Volodymyr Zelensky.