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Special counsel to oversee Trump probes

The Justice Department has appointed special counsel, Jack Smith, to oversee parts of the January 6 investigation and Mar-a-Lago classified documents probe. The announcement comes just days after former President Donald Trump announced plans to run again in 2024. CBS News chief national security and justice correspondent Jeff Pegues and congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane joined CBS News' Catherine Herridge to discuss that plus Republicans' plans to launch investigations of their own.


Walker denies allegation he paid for an abortion

Herschel Walker, the Georgia Republican nominee for Senate, has denied an allegation made in a report by The Daily Beast that he paid for a woman he was dating to have an abortion back in 2009. Plus, in 2021, the National Archives warned attorneys for former President Donald Trump about missing White House documents. CBS News chief election and campaign correspondent Robert Costa, and CBS News congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane, report on the latest.


Oath Keepers trial underway

An FBI agent resumed his testimony today in the trial of Oath Keepers leader Stewart Rhodes. He and several members of the group are facing charges of seditious conspiracy in connection with the January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol. CBS News congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane breaks down the big revelations from the trial so far, as well as some new developments in the legal dispute over documents seized at former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.

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