Former national security adviser  Michael Flynn sought to withdraw the guilty plea in January, arguing that prosecutors violated his rights and duped him into a plea agreement. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

US president Donald Trump said on Sunday he was considering a full pardon for his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who had pleaded gui(...)

US president Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House. Photograph:  Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

Donald Trump, as both president and a private citizen, asked a federal appeals court to put an end to lawsuits challenging his ability to make money f(...)

In a court in Washington on Tuesday, Gen Michael Flynn was lambasted by a federal judge, who expressed “disgust” at the three-star general’s attempts to mislead investigators. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

To date, Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government, has laid criminal cha(...)