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WASHINGTON | The Latest: WH says Trump’s ‘hoax’ tweet refers to collusion

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the U.S. Russia probe (all times local): 8:20 a.m. The White House says President Donald Trump was “obviously” referring to allegations of collusion between his campaign and Russian agents when he tweeted Sunday about “a big hoax.” Press secretary Sarah Sanders says: “Obviously the president is talking about the collusion … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: WH says Trump’s ‘hoax’ tweet refers to collusion

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump mischaracterizes FBI docs

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the U.S. Russia probe (all times local): 6:45 a.m. President Donald Trump is mischaracterizing documents released by the FBI this weekend related to the agency’s wiretapping of Carter Page, a onetime campaign adviser. Trump is claiming without evidence that the FBI inappropriately used political research by British spy Christopher Steele … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump mischaracterizes FBI docs

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | The Latest: Trump again calls Russia commotion ‘a big hoax’

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the probe of possible Russian interference in the 2016 elections. (all times local): 9:05 p.m. President Donald Trump has returned to referring to the commotion over Russia as “a big hoax” after a week of drama, back tracking and a double negative about his attitude … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | The Latest: Trump again calls Russia commotion ‘a big hoax’