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Politics Mar 13Manafort sentenced to additional 3.5 years in prison
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was convicted of bank and tax fraud and pleaded guilty to two conspiracy counts.
Politics Mar 06Cohen turns over documents to House panel on Moscow project
Cohen's testimony comes as Democrats pursue a flurry of investigations into Trump's White House, businesses and presidential campaign.
Politics Mar 05Prosecutors say Paul Manafort ‘blames everyone’ but himself, in sentencing filing
Former Trump campaign chairman Manafort has not shown remorse or taken responsibility for his crimes, federal prosecutors said in a court filing two days ahead of his sentencing hearing.
Politics Feb 28Michael Cohen to testify behind closed doors on Capitol Hill Thursday
A day after publicly testifying before the House's oversight committee, Michael Cohen returned Thursday to Capitol Hill, this time to testify behind closed doors to the House intelligence committee.
Politics Feb 26Michael Cohen claims lying, racism and cheating by Trump
WASHINGTON — In a damning depiction of Donald Trump, the president’s former lawyer on Wednesday cast him as a racist and a con man who used his inner circle to cover up politically damaging allegations about sex, and lied throughout…
Politics Feb 23Mueller: Manafort ‘brazenly violated the law’ for years
Special counsel Robert Mueller is still seeking to keep secret details about his investigation into former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, according to a judge’s ruling Saturday.
Politics Feb 22Mueller to file sentencing memo in Manafort case
Manafort cut a plea deal with Mueller, but prosecutors aren't expected to recommend leniency because they say he lied to investigators.
Politics Feb 226 things to expect when Mueller files his report
There are a number of questions about what will be made public when special counsel Robert Mueller completes his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Politics Feb 18Ex-FBI official Andrew McCabe: ‘Crime may have been committed’ by Trump
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that a "crime may have been committed" when President Donald Trump fired the head of the FBI and tried to publicly undermine an investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia.
Nation Feb 15Judge issues gag order for Trump confidant Roger Stone
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said the order was necessary to ensure Stone's right to a fair trial.