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A mysterious Russian operative and hush money: Two key takeaways from the Cohen memos

A mysterious Russian operative and hush money: Two key takeaways from the Cohen memos

Prosecutors provided a lot of fresh detail about Cohen’s criminal wrongdoing over the last few years — ranging from tax fraud to orchestrating hush money payments to women during the campaign.
Ken Starr says there will be “hell to pay” if Whitaker messes with Mueller

Ken Starr says there will be “hell to pay” if Whitaker messes with Mueller

“We haven’t seen Whitaker interfere with the Mueller investigation, and that’s what remains to be seen. If he did, I think there’s going to be hell to pay.”

Democrats Have Their Own Kremlin Influence Problem, Starting with Al Gore and Maxine Waters

Waters has been a notorious purveyor of Kremlin lies herself. And the KGB's Armand Hammer had close financial ties to Al Gore's family.
Trump pretty much just admitted that he picked Whitaker to kill Mueller's probe

Trump pretty much just admitted that he picked Whitaker to kill Mueller's probe

He might've just added further evidence to a potential obstruction of justice charge, legal experts told VICE News.

The New Acting Attorney General Says Trump’s Finances Should Be Off-Limits to Mueller

"Mueller has come up to a red line in the Russia 2016 election-meddling investigation that he is dangerously close to crossing," wrote Matthew Whitaker last summer.
3 key ways the midterms matter for Robert Mueller's investigation

3 key ways the midterms matter for Robert Mueller's investigation

“If the Democrats take control of the House, there’s a likelihood that the House Judiciary Committee would subpoena any report that Mueller writes.”
Special Counsel asks FBI to investigate a sexual assault hoax against Mueller

Special Counsel asks FBI to investigate a sexual assault hoax against Mueller

Several journalists reported Tuesday that they’d received an email from a woman who claimed she'd been offered money from a Republican operative to invent accusations of sexual misconduct by Mueller.
How an ex-marijuana farmer became conservatives' latest hope to take down Robert Mueller

How an ex-marijuana farmer became conservatives' latest hope to take down Robert Mueller

“We believe Justice Kavanaugh will be sympathetic with our arguments, based on his prior jurisprudence and writings.”
Trump won't fire Rod Rosenstein — yet

Trump won't fire Rod Rosenstein — yet

“They do not want to do anything to interfere with the hearing.”
Rod Rosenstein reportedly discussed invoking 25th Amendment on Trump

Rod Rosenstein reportedly discussed invoking 25th Amendment on Trump

The deputy attorney general denies the allegations.
Trump’s not so sure about releasing those Russia docs he didn’t read after all

Trump’s not so sure about releasing those Russia docs he didn’t read after all

Observers described the potential release as a naked attempt to undermine the validity of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
Here’s what Mueller will want to ask Manafort now that he’s agreed to talk

Here’s what Mueller will want to ask Manafort now that he’s agreed to talk

“Mueller’s team put a lot of resources into going after Paul Manafort. He’s a key individual in the investigation.”
Paul Manafort just cut a deal with Mueller and will plead guilty

Paul Manafort just cut a deal with Mueller and will plead guilty

President Trump's former campaign chairman agreed to plead guilty in exchange for reduced charges of conspiracy and obstruction of justice.

George and Simona Papadopoulos Amped for Movie and Book Deal Ahead of Sentencing

The energy consultant-turned-sacrificial lamb declined to comment if he still had loyalty toward President Trump.

George Papadopoulos Alleges Jeff Sessions Approved of a Trump-Putin Meeting in 2016

Papadopoulos' attorneys portray him as someone "out of his depth."
Democrats still aren’t ready to use impeachment talk in the midterms — even after Cohen

Democrats still aren’t ready to use impeachment talk in the midterms — even after Cohen

We gotta stay on the positive side and let the negative stuff play itself out. People aren’t interested in how bad your opponents are all the time.”
Michael Cohen is a disaster for Trump. Here’s how it could get worse.

Michael Cohen is a disaster for Trump. Here’s how it could get worse.

“For the first time, prosecutors have a case that touches Trump personally rather than just his inner circle.”
Trump totally ignores the afternoon’s legal apocalypse at his West Virginia rally

Trump totally ignores the afternoon’s legal apocalypse at his West Virginia rally

“You’re winning too much for West Virginia,”Trump joked near the end of his speech.
Michael Cohen has reportedly reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors in New York

Michael Cohen has reportedly reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors in New York

A New York court will hold a proceeding “relevant” to President Trump’s longtime attorney and fixer Michael Cohen today at 4 p.m.

George and Simona Papadopoulos Look to Exit Mueller Plea Deal By Suing the Government

The couple's campaign for legal fees has raised $490 of its $75,000 goal.