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Butina Sought a Secret Kremlin Line to the U.S. A Rockefeller May Have Helped

Butina Sought a Secret Kremlin Line to the U.S. A Rockefeller May Have Helped

A scion of the Rockefeller clan, George D. O’Neill Jr., was one of the U.S. conservatives who allegedly helped Mariia Butina’s efforts to build a secret line of communication back to the Kremlin,
The Princes, the President and the Fortune Seekers

The Princes, the President and the Fortune Seekers

Washington (AP) -- After a year spent carefully cultivating two princes from the Arabian Peninsula, Elliott Broidy, a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump, thought he was finally close to nailing
Trump Vents About ‘$20 Million Witch Hunt’ After Gulf-Ties Story

Trump Vents About ‘$20 Million Witch Hunt’ After Gulf-Ties Story

President Donald Trump reacted angrily to a report that his campaign was offered help by two Middle Eastern countries in the run-up to the 2016 vote, deriding a “soon to be $20,000,000 Witch Hunt” in
Trump Chooses Cerberus’s Stephen Feinberg to Lead Spy Advisory Panel

Trump Chooses Cerberus’s Stephen Feinberg to Lead Spy Advisory Panel

President Donald Trump has chosen billionaire investor Stephen Feinberg to lead his intelligence advisory board, the White House said Friday.
For Newest Lawyer, Trump Picks Fierce Critic of Mueller's Probe

For Newest Lawyer, Trump Picks Fierce Critic of Mueller's Probe

Donald Trump is adding lawyer Joseph diGenova to the legal team defending him in Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election meddling, after the president lashed out at the special counsel
House Russia Probe Dissolves Into a Fight Over Transcripts

House Russia Probe Dissolves Into a Fight Over Transcripts

Now that Republicans have terminated the House Intelligence Committee’s Russia probe, the biggest outstanding question is whether the public will ever see transcripts from dozens of its closed-door
Blackwater Founder Denies Trump Connection to Seychelles Meeting

Blackwater Founder Denies Trump Connection to Seychelles Meeting

Blackwater Security founder Erik Prince told U.S. House lawmakers conducting the Russia probe that he discussed U.S. trade policy with Kirill Dmitriev, the head of the Russian investment fund in
Senate Passes Major Business, Individual Cuts: Tax Debate Update

Senate Passes Major Business, Individual Cuts: Tax Debate Update

The Senate tax bill is in the midst of a marathon vote session that stretched into early Saturday morning with the goal of holding a final vote in the next several hours. Here are the latest
Democrats Fume Over Sessions’s Answers at House Russia Hearing

Democrats Fume Over Sessions’s Answers at House Russia Hearing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday stuck by his refusal to tell Congress whether Donald Trump ever told him to take action to hinder investigations into Russian interference in the 2016
House Lawmakers Plan Competing Reports on Trump Investigation

House Lawmakers Plan Competing Reports on Trump Investigation

The House Intelligence Committee spent 10 months trying to conduct a bipartisan probe of Russian meddling in the U.S. election, but repeated bursts of political skirmishing have left Republican and

Blackwater Founder to Appear Before House Russia-Trump Probe

Erik Prince, the founder of the Blackwater private security firm and a presence during Trump’s presidential transition, is scheduled to appear next week before the House Intelligence Committee as part