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WASHINGTON | Court deadlines set stage for more Russia probe details

WASHINGTON — Robert Mueller is set to reveal more details about his Russia investigation on Friday as he faces court deadlines in the cases of two men who worked closely with President Donald Trump. The special counsel and federal prosecutors in New York will have to file separate memos in court detailing the cooperation of … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Court deadlines set stage for more Russia probe details

WASHINGTON | Ex Trump campaign adviser may try to withdraw guilty plea

WASHINGTON — George Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign adviser who admitted lying to the FBI in the Russia probe, says he’s considering withdrawing his guilty plea. In an interview Friday on “Fox & Friends,” Papadopoulos said he learned new information Thursday when he spoke to congressional investigators that he “can’t publicly disclose.” Because of that, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Ex Trump campaign adviser may try to withdraw guilty plea

WASHINGTON | Papadopoulos wraps up lengthy interview with House panels

WASHINGTON— George Papadopoulos made his first appearance Thursday before congressional investigators, part of an effort to clear his name after pleading guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe. Papadopoulos, who admitted lying to the FBI and was sentenced in September to two weeks in prison, met behind closed doors with two GOP-led House committees … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Papadopoulos wraps up lengthy interview with House panels

BERLIN | US deports former Nazi camp guard, 95, to Germany

BERLIN — The last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation from the U.S. was taken from his New York City home and spirited early Tuesday morning to Germany, following years of efforts to remove him from the United States. The deportation of the 95-year-old former Nazi camp guard, Jakiw Palij, came 25 years after investigators … Continue reading BERLIN | US deports former Nazi camp guard, 95, to Germany