#US Attorney General

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Trump supporters clash with police as they storm the US Capitol in Washington DC. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The Dy. Director of FBI's office in DC said they will find those responsible even if they have left DC
  • Michael Sherwin confirmed that the pipe bombs found on January 6 were real explosives
  • FBI is currently offering a reward of $50,000 for information related to the pipe bombs

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Merrick Garland is a judge in the federal appeal court (Photo Credits: AFP)

  • Merrick Garland previously was rejected by the Republicans for a position in SCOTUS
  • Other appointments like Associate Attorney General and Dy. Attorney General will also be announced
  • Merrick is expected to look into matters like pending investigation of Biden's son 

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The hack has compromised both Governmental and Non Governmental networks (Picture Credits: Representational Image/ Unsplash)

  • US agencies indicate an Advanced Persistent Threat, likely to be of Russian origin
  • In December, Trump pointed the finger at China for the hack
  • US agencies also believe that it is an "intelligence gathering effort" by the hacker 

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
US President Donald Trump's term expires on January 20, 2021 (Photo Credits: PTI)

  • Byung Pak said his reasons for leaving the office are "unforeseen circumstances"
  • Bobby Christine will take over as the acting head in Atlanta
  • Pak expressed his gradtitude towards President Trump while resigning

.Wilmington, DE, USA
Speaking to late night show host Stephen Colbert earlier, Joe Biden had complained of "foul play" in the investigation into his son's tax affairs. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Joe Biden will not discuss investigation into his son's tax affairs with Attorney General candidates
  • Biden emphatic on giving an independent rein to the future lawyer to the government, his aide said
  • His son Hunter Biden is being investigated by Delaware AG office for alleged tax fraud 

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
President Donald Trump in a tweet on Monday announced the resignation of Attorney General Bill Barr and elevated Jeff Rosen to the post, praising him as an "outstanding person". (Photo credit: AP / PTI)

  • Acting Attorney General Jeff Rosen won't say if he will appoint a special counsel to investigate Hunter Biden tax affairs
  • Rosen said he would continue to do things "on merit"
  • He also refused to confirm if he will pursue further probe into the claims of election fraud by Donald Trump