Jonathan’s Recent Stories
Politics Aug 23Sessions pushes back against Trump, saying he ‘will not be improperly influenced’
President Donald Trump, newly incensed by campaign allegations, plunged back into his criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, claiming in an interview that Sessions "never took control of the Justice Department" after Trump put him there.
Politics Aug 23Trump denies wrongdoing, says Michael Cohen is making up stories
President Donald Trump downplayed his relationship to Michael Cohen in an interview that aired Thursday, claiming his longtime personal attorney only worked for him part-time and made up "lies" to reduce his legal exposure.
Politics Aug 22Trump lashes out at his former lawyer after guilty plea
President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen of making up "stories in order to get a 'deal'" from federal prosecutors.
Politics Aug 21Michael Cohen pleads guilty to charges over hush money
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and "fixer," said he and President Donald Trump arranged the payment of hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and a former Playboy model to influence the election.
Politics Aug 05In a change, Trump says meeting’s purpose was Clinton info
President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to change his story about a 2016 meeting at Trump Tower that is pivotal to the special counsel's investigation.
Politics Aug 04Trump rips LeBron James’ smarts hours before rally in Ohio
President Trump unleashed a withering attack on the state's favorite son, savaging LeBron James in a late-night tweet that derided the intelligence of one of the nation's most prominent African-American men.
Politics Aug 02Robert Mueller offers to adjust interview format with President Trump
In negotiations over a possible interview by prosecutors, special counsel Robert Mueller's team has offered the White House format changes, perhaps willing to limit some questions asked of President Donald Trump or accept some answers in writing.
Politics Jul 26Audio recording steps up feud between Trump and his former ‘fixer’ Michael Cohen
The sudden public airing of Donald Trump talking about paying for a Playboy model's silence marks a turning point in the legal game of cat-and-mouse between the president and his onetime lawyer.
Politics Jul 25Trump recorded discussing paying for Playboy model’s story
WASHINGTON — Two months before the 2016 election, Donald Trump and his former lawyer discussed plans to pay for a former Playboy model's story of alleged an affair, according to a secretly recorded tape of the conversation released amid an…
Politics Jul 13After bombshell interview, Trump says relations with British prime minister ‘strong’
A day after landing a series of broadsides against his British hosts, President Donald Trump declared Friday that his relationship with Prime Minister Theresa May was better than ever in yet another bout of diplomatic whiplash that has come to…