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WASHINGTON | Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

WASHINGTON — After months of delay, former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn now has a sentencing date. A federal judge on Wednesday set Flynn’s sentencing for Dec. 18, more than a year after the retired U.S. Army lieutenant general pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russia during the presidential transition. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

WASHINGTON | Former National Security Adviser Flynn gets sentencing date

WASHINGTON  — Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date. A judge on Wednesday scheduled Flynn’s sentencing for Dec. 18, more than a year after he pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. The move comes just days after prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller said they were ready for Flynn’s case … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Former National Security Adviser Flynn gets sentencing date

WASHINGTON | Michael Flynn not yet ready to be sentenced, prosecutors say

WASHINGTON — Prosecutors with the special counsel’s office say President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn is not yet ready to be sentenced. The joint filing with defense lawyers Tuesday is a sign that Flynn’s cooperation with investigators is continuing. Flynn pleaded guilty last year to lying to the FBI about his contacts … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Michael Flynn not yet ready to be sentenced, prosecutors say

NEW YORK  | Chris Christie to ‘set record straight’ in ‘Let Me Finish’

NEW YORK  — Chris Christie has a book coming out next year and he doesn’t plan on holding back. Hachette Books told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the former New Jersey governor’s “Let Me Finish: Trump, the Kushners, Bannon, New Jersey, and the Power of In-Your-Face Politics” is scheduled for next January 29. According … Continue reading NEW YORK  | Chris Christie to ‘set record straight’ in ‘Let Me Finish’

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Michael Flynn joining new lobbying firm

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on former national security adviser Michael Flynn (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is joining a new lobbying firm headed by lobbyists who recently represented the government of Qatar. That’s according to a statement from the firm, Stonington Global. Flynn will serve as the global strategy … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Michael Flynn joining new lobbying firm

WASHINGTON | Flynn ‘eager’ for sentencing in lying case, attorney says

WASHINGTON — An attorney for Michael Flynn said Tuesday that the former national security adviser is “eager” to proceed to sentencing and put his criminal case behind him. Attorney Robert Kelner made the comments during a court hearing Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan. It was the first time Flynn had appeared in court … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Flynn ‘eager’ for sentencing in lying case, attorney says

NEW YORK | Investigative reporter Brian Ross leaving ABC News

NEW YORK — ABC News investigative reporter Brian Ross and his top producer are leaving the network, seven months after he was suspended for an incorrect report on the Trump administration. Ross said in a note to ABC staff on Monday that he and producer Rhonda Schwartz are leaving ABC, but not investigative journalism. Ross … Continue reading NEW YORK | Investigative reporter Brian Ross leaving ABC News

Trump elevates simmering Mueller, McCabe grievances to boil

WASHINGTON /March 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump is questioning the impartiality of Robert Mueller’s investigation and says the probe is groundless, while raising doubts about whether a fired top FBI official kept personal memos outlining his interactions with Trump. Trump on Sunday elevated his simmering grievances to a boil against Mueller, whose team … Continue reading Trump elevates simmering Mueller, McCabe grievances to boil