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Judge finds Manafort lied to investigators in Russia probe

Feb. 14, 2019 6:24 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort intentionally lied to investigators and a federal grand jury in the special counsel's Russia probe, a judge has ruled. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson's decision was another loss for Manafort, a once-wealthy political consultant who rose...

Prosecutor: Manafort meeting with Russian at heart of probe

Feb. 7, 2019 7:24 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — An August 2016 meeting between President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and an associate with ties to Russian intelligence goes to the "heart" of the Russia investigation, according to a court transcript unsealed Thursday. The transcript from a sealed hearing in Paul Manafort's...

Mueller not ready for Trump aide's sentencing, filing says

Jan. 15, 2019 1:41 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rick Gates, a former senior campaign aide to President Donald Trump, will have to wait at least another two months for his sentencing date in the Russia investigation, prosecutors said Tuesday. In a new court filing, special counsel Robert Mueller's team said they're not ready for Gates'...