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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia investigation (all times local): 11 a.m. Special counsel Robert Mueller says he’s leaving the Justice Department now that he’s concluded his Russia investigation. Mueller made the announcement Wednesday in his first public statement since his appointment two years ago. Mueller has been on the Justice Department’s payroll since he formally concluded his probe in March. Last month, Attorney General William Barr publicly… Read at AP News