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    Podesta’s downfall sends shock waves through K Street
    Nov01

    Podesta’s downfall sends shock waves through K Street

    Washington lobbyists who represent foreign powers have taken comfort for decades in the fact that the Justice Department rarely goes after them for potentially breaking the law. That all changed on Monday.The news of Tony Podesta’s resignation from his namesake firm and indictment of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates sent K Street scrambling, as...

    Assassinations in Ukraine’s Capital Raise Spectre of a Russian ‘Shadow War’
    Nov01

    Assassinations in Ukraine’s Capital Raise Spectre of a Russian ‘Shadow War’

    KYIV, Ukraine—A Chechen woman who had fought on the side of Ukrainian forces against Russia and its separatist proxies in eastern Ukraine died in a brazen vehicular ambush on the outskirts of Kyiv on Monday. The ambush underscored what some Ukrainian government officials and security analysts suspect is part of a larger Russian shadow war...

    Putin assassination plot suspect is wounded, wife killed near Kyiv
    Nov01

    Putin assassination plot suspect is wounded, wife killed near Kyiv

    A Chechen volunteer soldier who was accused of plotting to kill Russian President Vladimir Putin was wounded and his wife killed on Monday when their car was strafed by gunfire near Kyiv.The apparent assassination was the latest involving high-profile figures in Ukraine who bitterly opposed Russia.It also threatened to further damage relations...

    Manafort spent millions on homes, rugs, clothes: court filing
    Nov01

    Manafort spent millions on homes, rugs, clothes: court filing

    WASHINGTON – Paul Manafort, the indicted former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, spent almost $1 million on eight rugs in two years and more than $1.3 million on clothes from shops in Beverly Hills, California, and New York City. , His lavish lifestyle – with homes in Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Hamptons, Arlington, Virginia...

    Putin assassination plot suspect wounded
    Nov01

    Putin assassination plot suspect wounded

    Kiev: A Chechen volunteer soldier who was accused of plotting to kill Russian President Vladimir Putin was wounded and his wife killed on Monday when their car was strafed by gunfire near Kiev. The apparent assassination was the latest involving high-profile figures in Ukraine who bitterly opposed Russia. It also threatened to further damage...

    Yulia Tymoshenko Warned Us About Paul Manafort Years Ago
    Nov01

    Yulia Tymoshenko Warned Us About Paul Manafort Years Ago

    Yulia Tymoshenko warned us about Paul Manafort years ago. In a civil complaint, the former Ukrainian prime minister accused Manafort—who would go on to chair Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign—of conspiring with Ukrainian and Russian partners to launder dirty money through “a labyrinth of shell companies” in the U.S....

    Politics: How a prominent Democratic lobbyist got swept up in Meuller’s Russia probe
    Nov01

    Politics: How a prominent Democratic lobbyist got swept up in Meuller’s Russia probe

    Tony Podesta quit his firm on Monday after being named in the Mueller probe. Here's how his group is connected to Russian and Ukrainian lobbying efforts. Tony Podesta stepped down from his lobbying firm after it was found to be in violation of the Foreign Agents Registration Act. The Podesta Group had worked with Paul Manafort, President...

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller Sends Warning to Trump and Aides
    Nov01

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller Sends Warning to Trump and Aides

    A federal grand jury has approved special counsel Robert Mueller‘s first charges in his investigation into Russian meddling in last year’s presidential election – Photo AFP – WASHINGTON DC – Special counsel Robert Mueller has sent a warning to individuals in U.S. President Donald Trump’s orbit: If they lie about contacts between the...

    Podesta Group’s Ties to Manafort Case Loom Larger in Mueller Probe
    Nov01

    Podesta Group’s Ties to Manafort Case Loom Larger in Mueller Probe

    The lobbying group co-founded by Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign chairman is in the crosshairs of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, being mentioned indirectly Monday in the 12-count indictment of President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager. The Podesta Group has been identified in news reports as...

    Chechen accused of plotting to kill Putin wounded near Kiev, wife killed
    Nov01

    Chechen accused of plotting to kill Putin wounded near Kiev, wife killed

    A Chechen volunteer soldier who was accused of plotting to kill Russian President Vladimir Putin was wounded and his wife killed Monday when their car was strafed by gunfire near the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. …read more Source: France...