Former Trump campaign chairman registers as a foreign agent

/ Jun 28, 2017

Former Trump campaign chairman registers as a foreign agent

U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, registered Tuesday with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging that he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials. ...

Romney says Clinton told him to take Trump secretary of state job

/ Jun 10, 2017

Romney says Clinton told him to take Trump secretary of state job

Democrat Hillary Clinton encouraged Mitt Romney to take a job as U.S. President Donald Trump’s secretary of state, the former Republican presidential candidate said Friday. Romney, speaking to a high-powered gathering of GOP officials, top donors and business leaders at a luxury Utah resort, ...

Trump's cellphone use worries security experts

/ Jun 4, 2017

Trump's cellphone use worries security experts

President Donald Trump, who blasted Hillary Clinton for using a personal email server, might be a walking magnet for eavesdropping and malware if he is using an unsecured cellphone to chat with foreign leaders. Trump has been handing out his cellphone number to counterparts ...

Special counsel to probe ex-Trump aide Flynn's Turkey ties

/ Jun 3, 2017

Special counsel to probe ex-Trump aide Flynn's Turkey ties

Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible ties between the Trump election campaign and Russia, is expanding his probe to assume control of a grand jury investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, three sources said. The move means Mueller’s politically charged inquiry ...

Special counsel's Trump investigation includes Manafort case

/ Jun 3, 2017

Special counsel's Trump investigation includes Manafort case

The special counsel investigating possible ties between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia’s government has taken over a separate criminal probe involving former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and may expand his inquiry to investigate the roles of the attorney general and deputy attorney ...

Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies'

/ May 29, 2017

Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies'

Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russia, saying the security clearance of President Donald Trump’s son-in-law may need to be revoked. Trump, having returned from a nine-day ...