{FD} Defiant Strzok defends affair, denies it created security risk: testimony transcript

Former FBI Special Agent Peter Strzok defended his affair with now-former FBI counsel Lisa Page during a closed-door appearance before the House Judiciary Committee last summer, repeatedly denying the relationship presented a security risk when challenged by GOP aides, according to a newly released transcript of his testimony.

{FD} Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax denies sexual assault claim, amid political storm

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax issued a forceful pre-dawn denial on Monday to an allegation of sexual assault that surfaced after 15 years, in the latest political bombshell to rock Richmond where DemocraticÂGov. Ralph Northam is battling resignation calls over a racist photo from his medical school yearbook.Â