Stormy Daniels

NEW YORK | Trump disclosure of Cohen payment raises new legal questions

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump revealed in his financial disclosure Wednesday that he reimbursed personal attorney Michael Cohen as much as $250,000 for unspecified “expenses,” with no mention of a $130,000 payment to porn actress Stormy Daniels to keep quiet about a sexual tryst she said they had. The head of the nation’s … Continue reading NEW YORK | Trump disclosure of Cohen payment raises new legal questions

LOS ANGELES | Stormy Daniels’ crowdfunding raises transparency questions

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stormy Daniels has raised nearly a half-million dollars to fund her lawsuit against President Donald Trump, relying on contributions from a crowdfunding site. Her lawyer has repeatedly pointed to the public site as evidence that he and his client aren’t bankrolled by Trump’s political foes. But the truth is, no one … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Stormy Daniels’ crowdfunding raises transparency questions

NEW YORK | Trump considers benching Giuliani from doing TV interviews

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump is growing increasingly irritated with lawyer Rudy Giuliani’s frequently off-message media blitz, which has included muddying the waters on hush money paid to porn actress Stormy Daniels and making claims that could complicate the president’s standing in the special counsel’s Russia probe. Trump has begun questioning whether Giuliani, an … Continue reading NEW YORK | Trump considers benching Giuliani from doing TV interviews

NEW YORK | Stormy Daniels to Baldwin’s Trump: ‘Storm’s a coming baby’

NEW YORK — Stormy Daniels made a surprise appearance on “Saturday Night Live” to deliver a message to President Donald Trump: “A storm’s a coming, baby.” The porn actress, who says she had a sexual encounter with Trump in 2006 and was paid $130,000 the month before he was elected to stay silent about it, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stormy Daniels to Baldwin’s Trump: ‘Storm’s a coming baby’

NEW YORK | Fox, Hannity earn a scoop they may not have wanted

NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hannity and Fox News Channel scored a scoop they may not have wanted. Midway through a Wednesday night interview with Hannity, new Trump legal adviser Rudolph Giuliani noted that President Donald Trump had reimbursed lawyer Michael Cohen for a $130,000 hush money payment to adult film star Stormy Daniels. It … Continue reading NEW YORK | Fox, Hannity earn a scoop they may not have wanted

WASHINGTON | Trump marks National Day of Prayer amid hush money scandal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump celebrated the National Day of Prayer by announcing a White House initiative that he said would underpin policies recognizing the “vital role” of religion in the country. “America is a nation of believers,” he said. Shortly before the Rose Garden event Thursday, Trump acknowledged reimbursing his personal attorney for … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump marks National Day of Prayer amid hush money scandal