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Trump Campaign’s Foreign-Policy Team Is Under Mueller’s Microscope

Trump Campaign’s Foreign-Policy Team Is Under Mueller’s Microscope

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is continuing his interviews with White House staff this month, where a key topic are the connections emanating from a little-known foreign policy lightweight who served

Judge Denies Rick Gates’s Request for a Break From House Arrest

Paul Manafort’s co-defendant, Rick Gates, won’t get a break on his court-ordered home confinement while he waits to go to trial on money laundering and other federal charges arising from Special
The Questionable Math Behind Manafort’s Extravagant Home Renovations

The Questionable Math Behind Manafort’s Extravagant Home Renovations

The former Trump campaign chief made huge payments to home improvement companies when his renovation work was estimated at far less.
Partisan Division Over the Russia Probe Imperils Public Hearings

Partisan Division Over the Russia Probe Imperils Public Hearings

Prospects for public congressional hearings featuring the president’s son, Donald Trump Jr., and son-in-law Jared Kushner have grown increasingly uncertain.
Trump to Pay His Own Legal Bills, Set Up Fund to Cover Staff

Trump to Pay His Own Legal Bills, Set Up Fund to Cover Staff

President Donald Trump has started paying his own legal bills related to the Russia probe, rather than charging them to his campaign or the Republican National Committee, and is finalizing a plan to
The Questionable Math Behind Manafort's Home Renovations

The Questionable Math Behind Manafort's Home Renovations

The federal indictment of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, accuses him of laundering millions in foreign payments to pursue a “lavish lifestyle” in the U.S.,
No End in Sight for the Mueller Investigation

No End in Sight for the Mueller Investigation

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe is expected to continue well into next year, according to a U.S. official.
Mueller Asks Judge Whether Rick Gates Attorney Has Conflict

Mueller Asks Judge Whether Rick Gates Attorney Has Conflict

Rick Gates, the man accused of money laundering with Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, has a lawyer who may have a conflict of interest, prosecutors said.
Trump Campaign to Stop Paying Donald Jr.'s Legal Bills

Trump Campaign to Stop Paying Donald Jr.'s Legal Bills

The Trump campaign has stopped paying legal bills for Donald Trump Jr. and is setting up a legal defense fund to cover the costs for him and other campaign staffers related to investigations into
Manafort and Gates Win Freedom for Thanksgiving But They Can’t Drink

Manafort and Gates Win Freedom for Thanksgiving But They Can’t Drink

Paul Manafort and right-hand man Rick Gates, indicted for money laundering and under house arrest since Oct. 30, won some Thanksgiving holiday freedom.
Flynn’s Lawyers Have Stopped Cooperating With Trump’s Legal Team

Flynn’s Lawyers Have Stopped Cooperating With Trump’s Legal Team

The legal team for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has stopped sharing information with President Donald Trump’s lawyers about the special counsel’s investigation into Russian
Balance of Power: Mueller’s the Elephant in the Room This December

Balance of Power: Mueller’s the Elephant in the Room This December

December will be a make-or-break month for U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul bid, and coincides with a dangerous distraction: signs that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia election
Flynn Cooperating With Prosecutors Could Be Dangerous for Trump

Flynn Cooperating With Prosecutors Could Be Dangerous for Trump

The prospect of Michael Flynn’s cooperation with federal prosecutors raises the possibility of new lines of inquiry and potentially valuable evidence in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation
Manafort Bankers, Associates Summoned to Talk to Manhattan D.A.

Manafort Bankers, Associates Summoned to Talk to Manhattan D.A.

Manhattan prosecutors investigating Paul Manafort’s New York business activities are scheduling interviews with 10 to 20 of his work associates and lenders, including Stephen Calk, whose Chicago-based
Translator From Trump Tower Meeting to Meet With House Panel

Translator From Trump Tower Meeting to Meet With House Panel

The House Intelligence Committee is set Tuesday afternoon to interview the translator who attended a controversial meeting at Trump Tower in June 2016 between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer at
Truthfeed Spreads Pro-Trump Propaganda

Truthfeed Spreads Pro-Trump Propaganda

The website has connections to the president’s camp—and white supremacists.
Trump Jr. to Be Interviewed by House Intelligence Panel Dec. 6, Source Says

Trump Jr. to Be Interviewed by House Intelligence Panel Dec. 6, Source Says

Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son, will be interviewed behind closed doors next week by the House Intelligence Committee as part of its investigation into Russian election interference.
Manafort Agrees to Post $11.7 Million in Property in Bail Deal

Manafort Agrees to Post $11.7 Million in Property in Bail Deal

Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman to Donald Trump accused of money laundering, reached a new bail agreement with prosecutors in which he would forfeit four properties worth $11.7 million if
Flynn Said to Have Reached Out to Russia at Kushner's Behest

Flynn Said to Have Reached Out to Russia at Kushner's Behest

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents and is providing cooperation that promises to take Special Counsel Robert Mueller deep into Donald Trump’s
Stocks Fall, Bonds Advance Amid Taxes, Flynn Plea: Markets Wrap

Stocks Fall, Bonds Advance Amid Taxes, Flynn Plea: Markets Wrap

Financial markets turned defensive, with U.S. stocks sliding and Treasuries advancing with gold after Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents. Equities rebounded from the worst of the