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Trump's former campaign-manager Paul Manafort gets 47 months in prison

08 Mar 2019

Trump's former campaign-manager Paul Manafort gets 47 months in prison

US President Donald Trump's former campaign chief Paul Manafort was sentenced to 47 months in prison yesterday for tax crimes and bank fraud.

Americans recognizing they don't trust President Trump: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal

17 Sep 2018

Americans recognizing they don't trust President Trump: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal

Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal said yesterday people are increasingly recognizing that President Donald Trump can't be trusted as how it could be possible that he wasn't aware of what's going on during his presidential election campaign.

Trump: Hush money came from my pocket, not campaign funds

23 Aug 2018

Trump: Hush money came from my pocket, not campaign funds

A day after US President Donald Trump's long-time personal lawyer and fixer, Michael Cohen, pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations, Trump has refuted Cohen's allegations.

Trump's ex-lawyer pleads guilty, implicates him in campaign finance violations

22 Aug 2018

Trump's ex-lawyer pleads guilty, implicates him in campaign finance violations

On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and fixer, Michael Cohen, pleaded guilty to violating campaign-finance laws and other charges.

Russian lawyer meeting: Trump ties himself up in knots

06 Aug 2018

Russian lawyer meeting: Trump ties himself up in knots

US President Donald Trump has landed himself in a PR fiasco with his latest statement on a June'16 meeting between his son and a Russian lawyer.

Ex-Trump aide Paul Manafort considered himself above the law: Prosecutors

01 Aug 2018

Ex-Trump aide Paul Manafort considered himself above the law: Prosecutors

Paul Manafort orchestrated a multimillion-dollar conspiracy to evade US tax, leaving behind a trail of lies as he lived a lavish lifestyle, prosecutors said as they laid out their case against the former Trump campaign chairman.

Trump's former campaign manager goes to jail for witness tampering

16 Jun 2018

Trump's former campaign manager goes to jail for witness tampering

Former campaign manager of US President Donald Trump, Paul Manafort, had his interim bail revoked by a federal judge because of his alleged attempted tampering of witnesses ahead of his trial on money laundering, tax, and bank fraud charges.

Mueller Russia probe: Dutch Lawyer given 30 days in prison

04 Apr 2018

Mueller Russia probe: Dutch Lawyer given 30 days in prison

The first sentence in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe of Russia's involvement in the 2016 US presidential election was handed down on Tuesday.

Now, Trump-aide charged with "paying European ex-politicians"

24 Feb 2018

Now, Trump-aide charged with "paying European ex-politicians"

After charges of tax and bank fraud, fresh trouble arose for US President Donald Trump's ex-campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.

US-elections Russian interference probe: Lawyer accused of lying pleads guilty

21 Feb 2018

US-elections Russian interference probe: Lawyer accused of lying pleads guilty

Special Counsel Robert Mueller probing Russian interference in the 2016 US elections charged a lawyer for lying about his communications with former Trump campaign aide Richard Gates, who himself faces financial crime allegations.

Trump "looking forward" to being interviewed in Russia collusion probe

25 Jan 2018

Trump "looking forward" to being interviewed in Russia collusion probe

US President Donald Trump seems to have ended months-long speculations about whether he would agree to be interviewed in the Russian collusion probe.

In a first, US Attorney General questioned in Russia investigation

23 Jan 2018

In a first, US Attorney General questioned in Russia investigation

After former chief strategist Steve Bannon, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed by Robert Mueller as part of the investigation into Russia's involvement in the 2016 presidential elections.

Investigators ask Deutsche Bank for Trump's former NSA's transactions

16 Dec 2017

Investigators ask Deutsche Bank for Trump's former NSA's transactions

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly requested Deutsche Bank to provide information on transactions linked to President Donald Trump's disgraced former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Trump-Russia investigation: Ex-NSA pleads guilty to lying to FBI

02 Dec 2017

Trump-Russia investigation: Ex-NSA pleads guilty to lying to FBI

Russia investigation: Authorities question Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner

30 Nov 2017

Russia investigation: Authorities question Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner

US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, was reportedly recently questioned by Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller's team as a part of the Russia investigation.

Trump's former campaign manager charged with fraud over Ukraine dealings

31 Oct 2017

Trump's former campaign manager charged with fraud over Ukraine dealings

Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's former presidential election campaign manager, has been charged with "conspiracy against the United States" over his business dealings with pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine.

Trump campaign adviser Papadopoulos lied to FBI about Russian links

31 Oct 2017

Trump campaign adviser Papadopoulos lied to FBI about Russian links

George Papadopoulos, Donald Trump's election campaign adviser, has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about the timing of his meetings with individuals having Russian government links.

Russia investigation: Mueller orders arrest of Trump's former campaign manager

30 Oct 2017

Russia investigation: Mueller orders arrest of Trump's former campaign manager

Paul Manafort, US President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, has reportedly been asked to surrender along with former business partner Rick Gates in the Russia election probe.

Reports: First charges filed in Trump-Russia investigation, arrests imminent

28 Oct 2017

Reports: First charges filed in Trump-Russia investigation, arrests imminent

On 28th Oct, an investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 US presidential election were filed.

Paul Manafort, Trump campaign chief was wiretapped by FBI

20 Sep 2017

Paul Manafort, Trump campaign chief was wiretapped by FBI

In a shocking revelation, US media reported that the FBI wiretapped former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort to probe into his potential Russia connections.

FBI raids ex-Trump campaign chief's house over Russia probe

10 Aug 2017

FBI raids ex-Trump campaign chief's house over Russia probe

The FBI raided Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort's residence in Virginia, on July 26, Manafort's spokesman has confirmed.

Trump helped frame son's statement that was later found misleading

02 Aug 2017

Trump helped frame son's statement that was later found misleading

The White House said President Trump had "weighed in" on a statement in which his son Donald Trump Jr. denied that his meeting with a Russian lawyer was related to the 2016 presidential campaign.

Trump's son, son-in-law to appear before US senate next week

20 Jul 2017

Trump's son, son-in-law to appear before US senate next week

US President Donald Trump's son Donald Trump Jr., son-in-law Jared Kushner and former campaign manager Paul Manafort have been told to testify before Senate committees over their meeting with a Russian lawyer last year.

Russian lobbyist attended meeting with Trump Jr.

15 Jul 2017

Russian lobbyist attended meeting with Trump Jr.

Rinat Akhmetshin, a former Soviet counter-intelligence official, now a lobbyist, has confirmed that he met President Donald Trump's son and senior aides last year.

Trump Jr.'s emails shows him welcoming Russian material on Clinton

12 Jul 2017

Trump Jr.'s emails shows him welcoming Russian material on Clinton

An email chain from June 2016 released by President Donald Trump's son shows him keen to accept "sensitive" information on his father's rival Hilary Clinton from a Russian citizen.

Trump surveillance: Republican Nunes apologizes over handling of info

24 Mar 2017

Trump surveillance: Republican Nunes apologizes over handling of info

Republican head of the US House of Representatives Intelligence Committee Devin Nunes apologized after facing criticism for calling a news conference to discuss allegations about spy agency's surveillance of President Donald Trump and his team.

Report suggests Trump's campaign manager has ties to Moscow

23 Mar 2017

Report suggests Trump's campaign manager has ties to Moscow

Reports have suggested that Donald trump's campaign manager, Paul Manafort had extensive links to Moscow, and was involved with Russian individuals in an attempt to "greatly benefit the Putin Government."

Trump's campaign manager Bannon's ex-wife accuses him of anti-Semitism

28 Aug 2016

Trump's campaign manager Bannon's ex-wife accuses him of anti-Semitism

According to court papers, an ex-wife of Bannon, Mary Piccard, has claimed that Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when they fought over sending their daughters to private school a decade ago.