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The latest Trump/Russia leaks came from inside the White House

Why three White House advisers might have wanted to leak a fuller account of Donald Trump Jr.’s Russian lawyer meeting.<p>The New York Times had a big scoop Sunday that Donald Trump Jr. took a meeting with a Russian lawyer to try to get dirt on Hillary Clinton. As I wrote yesterday, that article was …

Trump supporters know Trump lies. They just don’t care.

A new study explains the psychological power — and hard limits — of fact-checking journalism.<p>During the campaign — and into his presidency — Donald Trump repeatedly exaggerated and distorted crime statistics. “Decades of progress made in bringing down crime are now being reversed,” he asserted in …

Donald Trump Jr. Has Hired A Lawyer Who Has Handled Organized Crime And Cybercrime Cases

Donald Trump Jr. has hired New York criminal defense lawyer Alan Futerfas, as the president’s son faces scrutiny for his meeting last year with a Russian lawyer.<p>Donald Trump Jr., under scrutiny amid revelations that he met last year with a Russian lawyer, has hired a New York criminal defense …

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Jared Kushner Tried and Failed to Get a Half-Billion-Dollar Bailout From Qatar

Not long before a major crisis ripped through the Middle East, pitting the United States and a bloc of Gulf countries against Qatar, Jared Kushner’s …

White House: Trump didn't know about his son's meeting with Russian lawyer

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump only recently learned of the meeting between a Russian lawyer and three of his top campaign officials, including his son Donald Trump, Jr., a White House spokeswoman said Monday.<p>Trump learned of the meeting "in the last couple of days," Sarah Huckabee …

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Trump Son Was Told of Moscow Link

“Before arranging a meeting with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer he believed would offer him compromising information about Hillary Clinton, …

Donald Trump Jr.’s lawyer Alan Futerfas represented New York mafia families

Alan Futerfas, the lawyer secured by Donald Trump Jr. to defend himself after the <i>New York Times</i> reported he met with a Russian to obtain Kremlin dirt …

Legal experts say Donald Trump Jr has just confessed to a federal crime

Donald Trump Jr. met with a Russian lawyer in June 2016 with the express purpose of getting information the Russian government had supposedly acquired on Hillary Clinton, according to a New York Times report published on Monday night.<p>Trump Jr. then confirmed the story on Tuesday on Twitter by …

“Borders on treason”: George W. Bush’s former ethics lawyer blasts Trump Jr.’s Russia meeting

What Trump Jr. should have done, the former Bush administration member said: “call the FBI.”<p>Even before the latest New York Times report, Donald Trump Jr., the president’s son, seemed to be in big trouble. President George W. Bush’s White House ethics lawyer, Richard Painter, had argued on MSNBC …

Donald Trump Jr. Says He Will Comply With Senate's Russia Probe

He reportedly sparked the committee's interest after reports he met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer after being promised damaging information on Hillary Clinton.<p>After the eldest son of President Donald Trump admitted that he met with a lawyer with connections to the Russian government during his …

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Chaffetz: Comey Was 'Very Elusive' When Asked About His Trump Memos

<b>Hume: Trump Jr. Meeting Is Evidence of Russia Contact, But Not Collusion\</b><p><b>Gutfeld: CNN Is a 'Sad Spinster Who Can't Take a Joke'</b><p>Former Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) said James Comey was "very elusive" when asked about the leaked memos from his conversations with President Trump.<p>Earlier today, the …

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If There Was No Collusion, It Wasn’t for Lack of Trying

Donald Trump Jr. made clear he was willing to receive damaging information about Hillary Clinton from a Russian lawyer in a June 2016 meeting.<p>Since his presidential campaign was first alleged by critics to have colluded with the Russian government to undermine Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump has been …

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Trump Jr. admits he wanted info on Clinton from Russian

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he won't immediately appoint a new special counsel to investigate a number of Republican grievances involving the FBI and Justice Department, despite mounting pressure from members of his own party.<p>Sessions, in a letter to three …