Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort sentenced to 47 months for tax and bank fraud

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort sentenced to 47 months for tax and…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House says Rosenstein departure his choice

WASHINGTON— Jan 09, 2019—The Latest on Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein‘s expected departure from the Justice…

WASHINGTON | Trump lawyer Giuliani rules out Mueller interview with Trump

WASHINGTON— With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, President Donald Trump and…

NEW YORK | Dirty deeds’: Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets 3 years in prison

NEW YORK — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s one-time fixer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years…

WASHINGTON | Comey: FBI probe of Russia initially looked at 4 Americans

WASHINGTON — The FBI’s counterintelligence investigation into potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russia initially…

WASHINGTON | Comey: Russia investigation initially looked at 4 Americans

WASHINGTON — The FBI’s counterintelligence investigation into potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russia initially…

WASHINGTON | Cohen confesses to lying about Trump Tower Moscow deal

WASHINGTON — The surprise plea agreement with President Donald Trump‘s former lawyer made clear that prosecutors…

WASHINGTON | Mueller focused on tip about WikiLeaks plans, document shows

WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller‘s team believes a conservative author and conspiracy theorist tipped off…

WASHINGTON | Prosecutors: Ex-Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort violated plea agreement, lied to investigators in Russia probe

WASHINGTON— Prosecutors: Ex-Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort violated plea agreement, lied to investigators in Russia probe.…

WASHINGTON | Trump says written responses go to Mueller team next week

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump says he “very easily” answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller,…

WASHINGTON | US court filing hints at charges for WikiLeaks founder

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated…

WASHINGTON | Justice legal opinion backs Whitaker’s naming as acting AG

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department on Wednesday released an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of…

WASHINGTON | Democrats seek ways to protect Mueller probe from Whitaker

WASHINGTON — Stepping up Democratic efforts to shield the Russia investigation, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer…

WASHINGTON | Future seems uncertain for Trump’s acting attorney general

WASHINGTON — Matthew Whitaker’s future at the helm of the Justice Department appears uncertain as President…

WASHINGTON | Rosenstein expecting to be fired, heads to White House

WASHINGTON  — Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein headed to the White House Monday expecting to lose…

WASHINGTON | Manafort plea deal begs key question: What does he know?

WASHINGTON — As Trump associates folded one-by-one over the last year under the pressure of federal…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump denies saying Sessions ‘mentally retarded’

WASHINGTON— The Latest on President Donald Trump and a new book by journalist Bob Woodward (all…

BOSTON | Steven Tyler sends cease-and-desist to Trump for use of song

BOSTON  — Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler is again demanding that President Donald Trump stop using the…

NEW YORK | AP sources: Cohen pleading to bank, campaign finance fraud

NEW YORK— Michael Cohen, the personal lawyer and “fixer” who once said he would “take a…

ALEXANDRIA, Va | Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

ALEXANDRIA, Va.— Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely…

WASHINGTON | AP source: Trump campaign files arbitration action against Omarosa Manigault Newman alleging breach of secrecy agreement

WASHINGTON — AP source: Trump campaign files arbitration action against Omarosa Manigault Newman alleging breach of…

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Prosecution rests in Manafort tax evasion and fraud trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va.  — Prosecutors on Monday rested their tax evasion and bank fraud case in the…

WASHINGTON | Roger Stone associate held in contempt in Russia probe

WASHINGTON  — An associate of former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone was held in contempt of…

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Prosecutors shift focus to fraud charges in Manafort trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — After three days of dramatic and sometimes salacious testimony in the trial of…

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | New documentary to explore history of FBI, US presidents

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.— Showtime will air a new documentary series from award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney examining…

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Bookkeeper: Paul Manafort kept close track of bills

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Paul Manafort’s bookkeeper testifies that the former Trump campaign chairman approved “every penny”…

ALEXANDRIA, Va | The Latest: Prosecutors say they want Rick Gates to testify

ALEXANDRIA, Va — The Latest on the Paul Manafort‘s financial fraud trial (all times local): 10:45…

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Judge raps prosecutors over testimony on Manafort’s luxuries

ALEXANDRIA, Va.— Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort personally directed millions of dollars in international wire…

WASHINGTON | Manafort trial to focus on lavish lifestyle, not collusion

WASHINGTON — The trial of President Donald Trump‘s onetime campaign chairman will open this week with…