Latest Mar-a-Lago News

Chinese woman who entered Mar-a-Lago denied bail

Apr. 15, 2019 5:32 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A federal judge denied bail Monday for a Chinese woman charged with lying to illegally enter President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club, saying her actions and statements suggest "she was up to something nefarious" and there is an "extreme risk of flight" if she were released....

The Latest: Judge denies bail for woman in Mar-a-Lago case

Apr. 15, 2019 2:03 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a bail hearing for a Chinese woman charged with lying to enter President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club (all times local): 2 p.m. A federal judge has denied bail to a Chinese woman charged with lying to briefly gain admission into President Donald Trump's...

Judge denies bond for Chinese woman charged with illegally entering President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club

Apr. 15, 2019 2:00 PM EDT
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Judge denies bond for Chinese woman charged with illegally entering President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club.

Chinese woman at Mar-a-Lago indicted on 2 charges

Apr. 12, 2019 5:30 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Chinese woman recently arrested at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club was charged Friday with unlawful entry of restricted buildings and making false statements. Prosecutors filed the indictment against Yujing Zhang, 32, in federal court in South Florida. Zhang faces a...

Attorney: Mar-a-Lago infiltrator had hidden-camera detector

Apr. 8, 2019 6:42 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Chinese woman recently arrested at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club lied repeatedly to Secret Service agents while carrying computer malware unlike anything a government analyst had ever seen and had more than $8,000 in cash at her hotel room, along with an electronic...

The Latest: FBI still investigating whether woman is a spy

Apr. 8, 2019 3:30 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the woman arrested at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club (all times local): 3:25 p.m. A prosecutor says the FBI is still investigating whether a Chinese woman accused of lying to illegally enter President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club in Florida is a spy....

Bond hearing adjourned until next week for woman arrested at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club; she'll be held until then

Apr. 8, 2019 3:12 PM EDT
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Bond hearing adjourned until next week for woman arrested at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club; she'll be held until then.

China providing services to woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago

Apr. 4, 2019 8:09 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese diplomats have been informed of the arrest of a Chinese woman at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club over the weekend and are providing her with consular services, the Foreign Ministry said Thursday. Spokesman Geng Shuang told reporters that the Chinese Consulate General in...

Arrest revives security concerns at Trump's Florida estate

Apr. 4, 2019 6:24 AM EDT

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As palm trees swayed in the ocean breeze, Yujing Zhang approached Secret Service agents in the Mar-a-Lago parking lot. She said she was going to the swimming pool at the Palm Beach presidential estate and presented agents with two Chinese passports in her name. That raised...

The Latest: Trump unconcerned about Chinese woman's arrest

Apr. 3, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Mar-a-Lago (all times local): 6:40 p.m. President Donald Trump is dismissing the arrest of a Chinese woman caught carrying a device containing computer malware at his private Florida club, saying it was "just a fluke situation." Trump told reporters as he met with...