{FD} NYPD reviewing rape claims against Russell Simmons as another accuser comes forward

The New York Police Department is reviewing allegations of rape and sexual assault against Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons, an NYPD spokeswoman confirmed to Fox News late Thursday.

{FD} Judicial Watch sues FBI for records about Strzok removal

The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch announced Thursday it had requested FBI records related to the demotion of Peter Strzok from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of Russian activities during the 2016 presidential campaign.

{FD} Omarosa ousted by Kelly in White House Situation Room, despite her denials

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly personally told former “Apprentice” star Omarosa Manigault Newman that her White House employment had been terminated, despite her insistence to the contrary.

{FD} Ex-NBC News production assistant reveals secret relationship with Matt Lauer

A former NBC News production assistant revealed Thursday that she had a month-long sexual relationship with disgraced “Today” anchor Matt Lauer in the summer of 2000 that included rendezvous in his dressing room

{FD} Haley says missile parts prove Iran violating UN resolutions

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Thursday that she had “undeniable” evidence that Iran has been funneling missiles to Houthi rebels in Yemen in violation of U.N. resolutions.

{FD} Watchdog reveals how ex-Mueller agents’ anti-Trump texts came to light

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Special Counsel Robert Mueller were told in July that two FBI officials working on Mueller’s Russia probe had exchanged a number of anti-Trump text messages throughout the 2016 campaign, according to the Justice Department’s watchdog.

{FD} ‘F TRUMP’: Texts between ex-Mueller team members emerge, calling Trump ‘loathsome human,’ ‘an idiot’

Text messages between FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page in 2016 that have been obtained by Fox News refer to then-candidate Donald Trump as a “loathsome human” and “an idiot.”

{FD} Trump Jr. asks for investigation into leaks of House panel interview

A lawyer for Donald Trump Jr. asked the House Intelligence Committee Tuesday to open an investigation into leaks of Trump Jr.’s testimony last week.

{FD} Nunes secures deal for McCabe to testify December 19

Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe is set to appear before the House Intelligence Committee later this month after his previously scheduled appearance was scrapped due to what Justice Department officials called a last-minute “scheduling error.”

{FD} US ready to talk any time North Korea wants, Tillerson says

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Tuesday that the U.S. would be willing to hold talks with North Korea even if the Communist nation does not do away with its nuclear weapons program.

{FD} Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield wins Heisman Trophy

University of Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield won the Heisman Trophy as college football’s outstanding player Saturday night, capping off a decorated awards season ahead of a potential national championship run.

{FD} Army rallies past Navy in snowy thriller

For the first time in more than two decades, Army has the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy and a winning streak against Navy.

{FD} Taxpayers paid $220G to settle suit alleging sexual harassment by Democratic rep, report says

The Treasury Department paid $220,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a former congressional staffer alleging sexual harassment by Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., it was reported Friday.

{FD} Trump says ‘get out and vote for Roy Moore’ at Pensacola rally

President Donald Trump doubled down on his support for embattled Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore at a Florida rally Friday night, telling supporters to “get out and vote for Roy Moore.”

{FD} Prominent appeals court judge accused of sexual harassment

A former chief judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has been accused of sexual harassment by multiple women who worked as clerks or externs on the court.

{FD} Bryan Singer sued over alleged sexual assault of 17-year-old boy on yacht

“X-Men” and “The Usual Suspects” director Bryan Singer was accused Thursday of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy on a yacht near Seattle in 2003.

{FD} Ethics panel clears Rep. Devin Nunes of claims he mishandled classified information

The House Ethics Committee announced Thursday that it had cleared House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., of claims that he improperly disclosed classified information while leading the committee’s investigation of Russian actions during the 2016 election.

{FD} Congress passes bill to avert government shutdown, setting up pre-Christmas showdown

The House and Senate approved stopgap legislation Thursday meant to avert a partial government shutdown ahead of a midnight Friday deadline.

{FD} House passes bill to avert government shutdown, setting up pre-Christmas showdown

The House of Representatives approved stopgap legislation Thursday meant to avert a partial government shutdown ahead of a midnight Friday deadline.

{FD} House passes bill to avert government shutdown, setting up pre-Christmas showdown

The House of Representatives approved stopgap legislation Thursday meant to avert a partial government shutdown ahead of a midnight Friday deadline.