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{FD} George Papadopoulos, convicted for lying in Mueller probe, admits mistake in chaotic moment

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George Papadopoulos, who misled federal investigators about his meetings with Russia-connected Maltese professor Joseph Mifsud, spoke to Fox News to share his version of events. Continue reading

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{FD} FOX NEWS FIRST: Fleeing Florence; Bannon believes Trump White House conspiracy is widespread; 17 years after 9/11

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Plus, Ken Starr sounds off on Mueller’s team; Concerns about ‘culture of media leaks’ against Trump Continue reading

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{FD} Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in prison for lying to FBI

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Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for lying to the FBI during Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Continue reading

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{FD} Giuliani says Trump team ‘close’ on deal for written questions, doesn’t rule out Mueller sit-down: report

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President Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani said in an interview Thursday that his team is nearing a deal for the president to provide written responses to questions from special counsel Robert Mueller on the alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and… Continue reading

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{FD} Kavanaugh hearings see flood of document releases as Dems claim to flout Senate rules

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After beginning with a bizarre series of document releases that prompted one top Democrat to compare himself to Thracian gladiator Spartacus, the third day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings switched its focus to Special C… Continue reading

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{FD} Kavanaugh hearings see flood of document releases as Dems claim to flaunt Senate rules

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After beginning with a bizarre series of document releases that prompted one top Democrat to compare himself to Thracian gladiator Spartacus, the third day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings switched its focus to Special C… Continue reading

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{FD} Second day of Kavanaugh hearings erupts into tense cross-examination on Mueller, racial profiling

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Judge Brett Kavanaugh promised to serve as an independent justice if confirmed to the Supreme Court, as he sparred with Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday about his views and past work for former President George W. Bush. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s lawyers open to giving Mueller written answers on collusion question

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Attorneys for President Trump have told Special Counsel Robert Mueller they may agree to submit written answers to his questions in the long-running Russia probe, provided they are restricted to the issue of collusion allegations. Continue reading

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{FD} Lindsey Graham certain Kavanaugh ‘is going to be on the Supreme Court,’ weighs in on status of Mueller probe

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Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham called Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh “the single best legal mind of his generation,” adding with certainty that he “is going to be on the Supreme Court.” Continue reading

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{FD} FOX NEWS FIRST: Bruce Ohr kept Mueller deputy ‘in the loop’ about dossier, sources say

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Bruce Ohr, the embattled Justice Department official, was in contact in 2016 with then-colleague Andrew Weissmann, who is now a top Robert Mueller deputy, as well as other senior FBI officials about the controversial anti-Trump dossier and the individu… Continue reading

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{FD} DOJ’s Bruce Ohr kept Mueller deputy ‘in the loop’ about anti-Trump dossier, sources say

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Embattled Justice Department official Bruce Ohr had contact in 2016 with then-colleague Andrew Weissmann, who is now a top Robert Mueller deputy, as well as other senior FBI officials about the controversial anti-Trump dossier and the individuals behin… Continue reading

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{FD} Obscure case could determine whether Robert Mueller’s Russia report sees light of day

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An obscure federal case being heard in Washington next month could determine whether Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s pending full report on Russian interference in the 2016 election gathers dust in a secret file – or sees the light of day. Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort juror: Mueller team’s star witness ‘deserves a special place in Hell’

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The government’s star witness in the case against ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort “deserves a special place in Hell,” one of the jurors told Fox News in an exclusive interview, while revealing the jury largely discounted his testimony during t… Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort juror reveals lone holdout prevented Mueller team from winning conviction on all counts

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team was one holdout juror away from winning a conviction against Paul Manafort on all 18 counts of bank and tax fraud, juror Paula Duncan told Fox News in an exclusive interview Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort juror reveals lone holdout prevented Mueller team from convicting on all counts

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team was one holdout juror away from convicting Paul Manafort on all 18 counts of bank and tax fraud, juror Paula Duncan told Fox News in an exclusive interview Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Could Paul Manafort begin cooperating with Mueller’s team? A look at his options after guilty verdict

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Even if a jury had not have found Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman for President Trump, guilty of multiple counts of bank and tax fraud, he still would have been heading back to prison after the trial. Continue reading

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{FD} Cohen ‘more than happy’ to talk to Mueller, tell ‘all that he knows,’ lawyer says

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Lanny Davis, the attorney for President Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen, said Tuesday that his client is “more than happy” to tell Special Counsel Robert Mueller “all that he knows.” Continue reading

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Question #1580: Mueller And His Democrat Team Selectively Prosecuted Paul Manafort

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Answer:  Mueller and the Mueller team selectively prosecuted Paul Manafort.  What this means is that Mueller and the Mueller team gave everyone else a pass (no prosecution) while they prosecuted someone because he had a brief connection with President Trump.  … Continue reading

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Tweet #100767: Mueller And His Democrat Team Selectively Prosecuted Paul Manafort

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Mueller and the Mueller team selectively prosecuted Paul Manafort.  What this means is that Mueller and the Mueller team gave everyone else a pass (no prosecution) while they prosecuted someone because he had a brief connection with President Trump.  Mueller … Continue reading

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Mueller And His Democrat Team Selectively Prosecuted Paul Manafort

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Mueller and the Mueller team selectively prosecuted Paul Manafort.  What this means is that Mueller and the Mueller team gave everyone else a pass (no prosecution) while they prosecuted someone because he had a brief connection with President Trump.  Mueller … Continue reading

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{FD} Paul Manafort convicted by jury on bank and tax fraud charges; mistrial declared on 10 counts

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A federal jury in Virginia convicted former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on eight counts of bank and tax fraud, making him the first campaign associate of President Trump found guilty by a jury as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe. Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort guilty verdicts will put new pressure on him to cooperate with Mueller’s Russia probe

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The decision Tuesday by a federal court jury to find former Trump presidential campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty on eight counts of tax evasion and bank fraud opens the door to a new act in the drama surrounding Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s in… Continue reading

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{FD} Paul Manafort trial tested Mueller, Trump: What to know about the case

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Paul Manafort, a longtime political consultant who briefly led President Trump’s campaign, headed to court in what has become a highly publicized showdown between the Trump administration and Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Continue reading

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{FD} Paul Manafort convicted by jury on bank and tax fraud charges; mistrial declared on some counts

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A federal jury in Virginia convicted former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on eight counts related to bank and tax fraud, making him the first campaign associate of President Trump found guilty by a jury as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller… Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn’s sentencing delayed, once again

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A hearing to sentence former national security adviser Michael Flynn on charges of lying to the FBI has been delayed yet again – a sign that Flynn could still be cooperating in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe. Continue reading

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{FD} Paul Manafort’s trial to test Mueller, Trump: What to know about the case

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Paul Manafort, a longtime political consultant who briefly led President Trump’s campaign, headed to court in what has become a highly publicized showdown between the Trump administration and Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Continue reading

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{FD} FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump suggests he ‘could run’ Mueller probe; MTV’s VMAs turn into Trump bash-fest

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Plus, primary day in Alaska; Manafort lawyers pleased after third day of deliberations without a verdict Continue reading

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{FD} McGahn’s lawyers assure his lengthy interviews with Mueller’s team ‘did not incriminate’ Trump: report

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White House counsel Donald McGahn’s attorneys reportedly assured President Donald Trump’s lawyers that he doesn’t believe his lengthy interviews with Special Counsel Robert Mueller incriminated the president. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Manhattan Madam’ Kristin Davis reveals what Mueller grand jury asked her in Russia probe

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Kristin Davis, the former “Manhattan Madam” who’s friends with Trump ally Roger Stone, detailed Monday night her experience of being questioned in front of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s grand jury in the Russia investigation. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump floats possibility of taking over Mueller probe: ‘I can go in and I could do whatever, I could run it if I want’

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President Trump asserted on Monday that he would be “totally allowed” to take over Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe if he wanted to, in yet another thinly veiled broadside against an investigation he has repeatedly derided as a partisan “witch hu… Continue reading

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{FD} Trump lashes out at Mueller ‘Thugs,’ alleges election meddling amid McGahn speculation

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President Trump kicked off the week with a battery of tweets aimed at Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team, calling his investigators “Thugs” and accusing them of trying to tilt the midterms – ratcheting up his attacks amid speculation over White Hous… Continue reading

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{FD} Giuliani on dangers of Trump-Mueller interview: ‘Truth isn’t truth’

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President Trump’s personal attorney, Rudolph Giuliani, proclaimed Sunday that “truth isn’t truth” while attempting to explain his reluctance to have Trump sit down for an interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team. Continue reading

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{FD} Chris Christie blasts Trump’s former ‘C-level legal team’ for waiving privilege, cooperating with Mueller

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“Bad lawyering” from President Trump’s former attorneys explains reports from over the weekend that White House counsel Don McGahn had spoken at length with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team, Gov. Chris Christie said Sunday. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump declares White House ‘most transparent in history’ after reports of McGahn-Mueller talks

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President Trump declared his administration the “most transparent in history” Saturday, saying his White House staff has supplied more than a million pages of information to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators. Continue reading

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{FD} White House Counsel Don McGahn spoke to Mueller team three times, sources say

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White House Counsel Don McGahn has spoken with investigators from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team multiple times, Fox News confirmed Saturday. Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort attorneys: Mueller team failed to prove a crime was committed

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Attorneys for ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort claimed during closing arguments that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team of prosecutors failed to meet the “burden of proof” that Manafort committed bank and tax fraud. Continue reading

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{FD} Fireworks during closing arguments as defense team suggests Manafort prosecution is improper, calls Mueller ‘desperate’

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Attorneys for ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort claimed during closing arguments that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team of prosecutors failed to meet the “burden of proof” that Manafort committed bank and tax fraud. Continue reading

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{FD} Jury deliberations to begin in Manafort trial, as defense team suggests prosecution is improper, ‘desperate’

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Attorneys for ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort claimed during closing arguments that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team of prosecutors failed to meet the “burden of proof” that Manafort committed bank and tax fraud. Continue reading

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{FD} Here’s how Trump can end the whole Mueller investigation farce

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The Mueller inquisition is down to a game of chicken over whether to subpoena the president’s personal testimony – a risky course both for the president and for Mueller’s team. Continue reading

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{FD} Strzok, Page and the FBI texting scandal explained

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As Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian influence in the 2016 election continues, two former members of his team are under scrutiny for text messages they exchanged about President Trump and the probe. Continue reading

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{FD} Giuliani unloads on ‘moron’ New York Times reporter for dismissing concerns about Mueller perjury trap

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President Trump’s oersonal attorney Rudy Giuliani slammed an “idiot” New York Times reporter on Fox News’ “Media Buzz” Sunday, saying it should be apparent that even honest clients run a major risk of falling into a so-called perjury trap if they agree… Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort trial judge mysteriously delays testimony, after new Mueller team complaint

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Judge T.S. Ellis III mysteriously delayed testimony Friday in the case of ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, pushing off the day’s proceedings for hours after prosecutors once again complained about his criticism of them. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge Ellis calls on Mueller team to ‘really sharply focus’ inquiries, as prosecutors ask witness about emoji

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Just hours after Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team and Judge T.S. Ellis came to something of a cease-fire in their courtroom war of words, Ellis was back to admonishing prosecutors for wasting time in front of jurors. Continue reading

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{FD} Mueller team files complaint against Manafort trial judge over latest reprimand

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After days of being dressed down by the judge overseeing the Paul Manafort case, federal prosecutors sought Thursday to put their foot down — filing a motion complaining that Judge T.S. Ellis III had unfairly admonished them in front of the jury. Continue reading

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{FD} Sekulow slams Mueller investigation, promises not to let Trump ‘walk into perjury trap’

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Jay Sekulow, an attorney for President Trump, on Wednesday said the president’s legal team turned down the latest interview proposal from special counsel Robert Mueller and promised to not allow the president to “walk into a perjury trap.” Continue reading

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{FD} Judge Andrew Napolitano: Should Trump voluntarily talk to Mueller?

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Should Trump voluntarily speak with Mueller? In a word: No. Here is the back story. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s legal team responds to Mueller interview request

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Will the special counsel wrap up the investigation? Continue reading

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{FD} Manafort trial Judge TS Ellis taunts and torments Mueller team: ‘Tears in your eyes’

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One of the most highly talked about cases of the year is taking place inside Judge T.S. Ellis’ courtroom – and he’s making sure Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team knows it. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s legal team responds to Mueller request for interview

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President Trump’s legal team said Wednesday they have responded to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s request for an interview with the president as part of the probe into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. Continue reading

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{FD} FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump-backed Balderson claims win in Ohio race too close to call; Jim Brown takes stand for flag

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Plus, Trump will make final decision on meeting with Mueller’s team Continue reading

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