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    Trump-Russia probe charges: 2 not guilty pleas, 1 guilty
    Oct30

    Trump-Russia probe charges: 2 not guilty pleas, 1 guilty

    WASHINGTON — A former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russians, special counsel Robert Mueller said Monday, while Trump’s former campaign manager and that official’s business partner pleaded not guilty to felony charges of conspiracy against the United States...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    It sure looks like there was collusion between the Trump operation and Russia
    Oct30

    It sure looks like there was collusion between the Trump operation and Russia

    Look at the whole story and tell me this isn’t suspicious. Two things are true about the indictments unsealed by special counsel Bob Mueller Monday: They don’t provide a “smoking gun” proving collusion between Donald Trump’s operation and Russia. They make it almost impossible to believe that there wasn’t collusion between...

    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...

    Indictments in Mueller-Led Probe Expected           
    Oct30

    Indictments in Mueller-Led Probe Expected           

    A grand jury convened by Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III has indicted an unidentified person on unspecified charges in Mueller’s off-the-rails investigation into the Trump campaign’s hypothesized electoral collusion with Russia, according to media reports. The indictment could be unsealed as soon as today. Three congressional...

    What Will Mueller Do?
    Oct30

    What Will Mueller Do?

    Washington is waking up on Monday waiting to see who will be arrested. Multiple news outlets reported Friday night that Special Counsel Robert Mueller obtained a sealed indictment from a federal grand jury in the nation’s capital—the first one of the Russia investigation. But like so many other aspects of Mueller’s probe, the who,...

    Saakashvili Says Ukrainian Government Must Meet Protesters’ Demands
    Oct29

    Saakashvili Says Ukrainian Government Must Meet Protesters’ Demands

    Hundreds of protesters have joined a rally organized outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv by the Movement of New Forces, the political party led by Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...