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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Mark Judge’s lawyer says FBI interview completed

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and allegations of sexual misconduct against him (all times local): 10:47 a.m. Mark Judge, a high school friend of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, has completed his interview with FBI agents. His attorney, Barbara “Biz” Van Gelder, wouldn’t say Tuesday when the interview concluded or … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Mark Judge’s lawyer says FBI interview completed

WASHINGTON | Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

WASHINGTON  — Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe. Mueller’s team says in a new court filing that George Papadopoulos should spend at least some time incarcerated and pay a nearly $10,000 fine. His … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. | Mother of missing baby charged after remains found near home

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.  — Police in upstate New York have charged the mother of a missing baby with multiple felonies after the remains of a child were found near her home. Schenectady police say Heaven Puleski has been under investigation since family members reported her 4-month-old child Rayen Puleski hadn’t been seen since July. Puleski has … Continue reading SCHENECTADY, N.Y. | Mother of missing baby charged after remains found near home

KAUFMAN, Texas  | Husband of adult film performer Stormy Daniels seeks divorce

KAUFMAN, Texas  — The husband of adult film performer Stormy Daniels has filed for divorce in Texas. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, has said that she had sex with Donald Trump before he became president, something Trump has denied. Glendon Crain filed the petition for divorce on July 18 in state district court … Continue reading KAUFMAN, Texas  | Husband of adult film performer Stormy Daniels seeks divorce

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | Trump finds it ‘inconceivable’ lawyer would tape a client

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it “inconceivable” that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded their discussion about a potential payment for a former Playboy model’s account of having an affair … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | Trump finds it ‘inconceivable’ lawyer would tape a client

Trump’s former personal lawyer says he’ll put family first

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, who once said he would do anything to protect the president, says in an ABC News interview that he now puts “family and country first.” Michael Cohen also told George Stephanopoulos that he would defer to his new lawyer, Guy Petrillo, if federal prosecutors charge him … Continue reading Trump’s former personal lawyer says he’ll put family first

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Giuliani says IG findings proof of corruption

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Justice Department’s inspector general report (all times local): 7:30 p.m. President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani is casting doubt that President Donald Trump will ever agree to be interviewed in the Russia probe because of the latest findings by the Justice Department of political bias among some FBI agents. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Giuliani says IG findings proof of corruption

WASHINGTON | Mueller’s Russia probe shows it pays to cooperate

WASHINGTON |April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  George Papadopoulos, taken by surprise by FBI agents at an airport last summer, now tweets smiling beach selfies with a Mykonos hashtag. Rick Gates, for weeks on home confinement with electronic monitoring, gets rapid approval for a family vacation and shaves down his potential prison time. Michael Flynn, once the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Mueller’s Russia probe shows it pays to cooperate