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August 22, 2018 1:17 AM Trump Dismisses Paul Manafort Conviction as Result of ‘Witch Hunt’

The president didn’t comment on Michael Cohen’s decision to plead guilty to eight criminal charges President Trump dismissed the conviction of former campaign chairman Paul Manafort on eight criminal counts Tuesday as a “witch hunt,” reiterating a line of attack he has used for months to criticize special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian 50

August 21, 2018 11:39 PM Paul Manafort Convicted of Eight Counts of Fraud

Judge declares mistrial on the other 10 counts he faced. ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort was convicted Tuesday of eight charges related to tax and bank fraud, in the first trial to stem from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. The 12-member Virginia jury reached the guilty verdict on eight counts after four days of deliberations 54

August 21, 2018 9:52 PM Michael Cohen pleads guilty to 8 counts

READ ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's plea deal Michael Cohen was part of President Trump's inner circle for more than a decade, working as his personal attorney at the Trump Organization and continuing to advise the President after the election. Cohen once said he would take a bullet for Trump, but the relationship between the two men has frayed since 56

August 20, 2018 3:49 PM Paul Manafort Jury Begins Third Day of Deliberation

Prosecutors allege onetime Trump campaign chief didn’t pay taxes on at least $16 million in income ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The federal jury deciding Paul Manafort’s fate began its third day of deliberations Monday on the tax and bank fraud charges against President Trump’s former campaign chairman. The six men and six women of the jury heard two weeks of testimony 35

August 20, 2018 12:51 PM Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 20)

The following statements were posted to the verified personal Twitter account of U.S. President Donald Trump (@realDonaldTrump) The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has not edited the statements or confirmed their accuracy. - Disgraced and discredited Bob Mueller and his whole group of Angry Democrat Thugs spent over 30 hours with the White House 65

August 13, 2018 6:00 PM Fourth Judge Upholds Mueller Appointment

Trump-appointed jurist says special counsel’s appointment falls within Constitution WASHINGTON—A federal judge named to the bench by President Trump upheld on Monday the constitutionality of Robert Mueller’s appointment as special counsel, the latest setback to legal challenges of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election 43

August 10, 2018 2:07 PM Stephen Colbert Suspects He Knows Where the Idea for Trump's Space Force Came From

Vice President Mike Pence presented the plan for Space Force, the newly proposed space-based branch of the military, at the Pentagon on Thursday and Stephen Colbert had a jab about his selection for the job. “Pence is a huge fan of space,” Colbert said on The Late Show. “It is the farthest you can get from being alone with a human woman.” Space Force 55

August 8, 2018 6:17 PM Trump Lawyers Respond to Robert Mueller’s Terms for Interview With the President

Jay Sekulow, a member of the legal team, wouldn’t comment on the counteroffer’s contents President Trump’s lawyers on Wednesday submitted a counteroffer to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s proposal for the terms of a possible interview with the president, the latest development in the monthslong negotiations for such a sit-down. Jay Sekulow, a member 34

July 31, 2018 7:42 PM Jury Picked for Trial of Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Manafort

Trial for tax and bank fraud allegations could affect momentum of Special Counsel Mueller’s Russia investigation ALEXANDRIA, Va.—A federal jury was seated in the case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on Tuesday, with prosecutors and defense lawyers prepared to give opening statements in one of the most closely watched criminal trials 43

July 27, 2018 8:42 PM Mueller releases list of 35 potential witnesses for Manafort trial

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller has submitted a list of 35 potential witnesses who could testify in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s trial in Virginia, according to court documents filed on Friday. Manafort’s trial is due to begin on Tuesday. He has pleaded not guilty to 18 counts of bank and tax fraud and failure 80