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    Where Is Bob Mueller Headed Next?
    Oct30

    Where Is Bob Mueller Headed Next?

    After five and a half months of speculation, anticipation and, in some cases, dread, Americans on Monday learned of the first charges in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 campaign. Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s onetime campaign chairman and a longtime Republican strategist, along with...

    Manafort’s ‘lavish lifestyle’ laundered illicit cash through property loans – and Airbnb
    Oct30

    Manafort’s ‘lavish lifestyle’ laundered illicit cash through property loans – and Airbnb

    The indictment unsealed on Monday details a scheme to turn ill-gotten Ukrainian money into American property that was then mortgaged for millionsPaul Manafort may be about to become the most infamous Airbnb host in America. The former chair of the Trump campaign was charged – along with his “right-hand man” Rick Gates – with conspiring against...

    ‘Twas the Night Before Halloween
    Oct30

    ‘Twas the Night Before Halloween

    On the eve of this year’s traditional All Hallows’ Eve, a collection of spooky, scary, (and fun) images from recent haunted houses, zombie walks, Halloween parties, and more. Today’s photographs come to us from Chile, England, Japan, Sweden, Mexico, Ukraine, Bolivia, Singapore, and across the U.S. …read more Source: The...

    A Guide to Understanding the Manafort Indictment
    Oct30

    A Guide to Understanding the Manafort Indictment

    For once, the Twitter speculation was mainly correct. When news broke Friday night that Special Counsel Robert Mueller had obtained an indictment, the smart money pegged former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. After all, the FBI had raided Manafort’s home and widespread reporting indicated that he had complex and lucrative dealings...

    ‘Twas the Night Before Halloween
    Oct30

    ‘Twas the Night Before Halloween

    On the eve of this year’s traditional All Hallows’ Eve, a collection of spooky, scary, (and fun) images from recent haunted houses, zombie walks, Halloween parties, and more. Today’s photographs come to us from Chile, England, Japan, Sweden, Mexico, Ukraine, Bolivia, Singapore, and across the U.S. …read more Source: The...

    Tony Podesta stepping down from lobbying giant amid Mueller probe
    Oct30

    Tony Podesta stepping down from lobbying giant amid Mueller probe

    Democratic power lobbyist Tony Podesta, founder of the Podesta Group, is stepping down from the firm that bears his name after coming under investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller.Podesta announced his decision during a firm-wide meeting Monday morning and is alerting clients of his impending departure. Podesta is handing over full...

    Manafort pleads not guilty to conspiracy and money laundering charges
    Oct30

    Manafort pleads not guilty to conspiracy and money laundering charges

    Paul Manafort and his business partner Rick Gates pleaded not guilty Monday to a 12-count indictment charging them with making tens of millions of dollars while secretly working for the Ukrainian government and then hiding the money from the U.S. government. President Trump’s former campaign manager and his “right-hand man” Gates did not...

    Manafort Indictment Spurs Hope In Ukraine Of Renewed Focus On Dealings There
    Oct30

    Manafort Indictment Spurs Hope In Ukraine Of Renewed Focus On Dealings There

    Half a world away from the FBI office in Washington where former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort turned himself in, critics of his work in Ukraine were quietly cheering. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mueller: Trump Campaign Adviser George Papadopoulos Hunted for “Dirt” in “Thousands of Emails”
    Oct30

    Mueller: Trump Campaign Adviser George Papadopoulos Hunted for “Dirt” in “Thousands of Emails”

    A former adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign secretly pled guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with representatives of the Russian government during the campaign. According to court documents unsealed Monday, George Papadopoulos, a foreign policy adviser on Trump’s campaign, confessed to repeatedly attempting to...

    Former Trump campaign manager indicted in Russia probe
    Oct30

    Former Trump campaign manager indicted in Russia probe

    Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, surrendered to the FBI on Monday and another ex-aide pleaded guilty to lying to agents in the most serious steps yet of a federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Manafort, 68, a longtime Republican operative, arrived at the Federal Bureau of...