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    Report: Mueller Subpoenas Manafort’s Foreign Bank Records
    Aug10

    Report: Mueller Subpoenas Manafort’s Foreign Bank Records

    Global banking records belonging to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort have been subpoenaed by special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators, Bloomberg reported Thursday. The subpoenas highlight just how prominent a focus of Mueller’s investigation Manafort has become. The former campaign chairman’s house was raided...

    Michael Cohen Owes NY More Than $40K In Unpaid Taxes From His Taxi Biz
    Aug09

    Michael Cohen Owes NY More Than $40K In Unpaid Taxes From His Taxi Biz

    Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s “pit bull” personal attorney, owes New York state more than $40,000 in unpaid taxes through some of the lucrative taxi medallions he owns. The New York Daily News first reported Tuesday that Cohen owed nearly $40,000 in unpaid taxes earmarked to help finance the Metropolitan Transit Authority system....

    Tillerson: We Will Respond To Russia’s Expulsion Of Diplomats By Sept. 1
    Aug07

    Tillerson: We Will Respond To Russia’s Expulsion Of Diplomats By Sept. 1

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Trump administration has yet to decide how to respond to Russia’s move to expel hundreds of American diplomats, but plans to deliver a response to Moscow by Sept. 1, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday. A day after sitting down in the Philippines with Russia’s top diplomat, Tillerson said...

    Pro-Russia GOP Rep Pushes Months-Old Report That DNC Hack Was ‘Inside Job’
    Aug04

    Pro-Russia GOP Rep Pushes Months-Old Report That DNC Hack Was ‘Inside Job’

    From Laguna Beach, with love. Russia’s favorite congressman is claiming that a months-old report proves “the so-called hacking of the Democratic National Committee before last year’s elections could not have been done by Russians, but was instead an inside job made to look like Moscow’s handiwork.” Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA),...

    Report: Perry Floated To Replace Kelly As Homeland Security Secretary
    Aug02

    Report: Perry Floated To Replace Kelly As Homeland Security Secretary

    President Donald Trump is considering Secretary of Energy Rick Perry as a potential replacement for former Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, whom Trump installed as White House chief of staff Monday, according to a Bloomberg report. The White House is pondering others for the position as well, and though Perry “loves what he’s doing,”...

    After Nearly A Week, Trump Signs New Russia Sanctions Bill
    Aug02

    After Nearly A Week, Trump Signs New Russia Sanctions Bill

    President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a bill imposing new sanctions on Russia and limiting his ability to ease them, according to several reports. Trump signed the bill on Wednesday after it passed Congress last week and landed on his desk on Friday. The White House later released a statement announcing that Trump signed the bill, though the...

    Pence Pledges Support For Georgia, Condemns Russia’s Occupation
    Aug01

    Pence Pledges Support For Georgia, Condemns Russia’s Occupation

    MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence pledged support Tuesday for the former Soviet republic of Georgia, his second stop on a European trip backing nations that feel threatened by Russian aggression. Russia and Georgia fought a brief war in 2008, which lead to two breakaway Georgian regions, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, declaring...

    Report: RNC Employees Asked To Save All 2016 Campaign Documents
    Jul31

    Report: RNC Employees Asked To Save All 2016 Campaign Documents

    In a memo sent to employees on Friday, the Republican National Committee’s (RNC) lawyers told employees to hold onto any documents related to the 2016 presidential campaign as well as any records that may relate to an investigation into the election, according to a report. The memo, obtained by BuzzFeed News, said the request was just a...

    Trump Relents, Signals He Will Sign Russia Sanctions Bill
    Jul29

    Trump Relents, Signals He Will Sign Russia Sanctions Bill

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will sign a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia that passed Congress with overwhelming support, the White House said Friday. Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and closing the U.S. Embassy’s recreation retreat. Trump’s...

    Pence To Visit Estonia, Georgia, Montenegro To Signal Support
    Jul29

    Pence To Visit Estonia, Georgia, Montenegro To Signal Support

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence visits three countries in Russia’s neighborhood beginning Monday to signal support for them and NATO while drawing a line against aggression. Pence’s trip to Estonia, Georgia and Montenegro is viewed as a follow-up to President Donald Trump’s visit to Europe earlier this month. Then,...

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