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Takeaways from Trump aide's account of chaotic White House

Sep. 30, 2021 01:36 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ferocious tantrums. Family gossip. Petty nicknames. Stephanie Grisham, once a White House press secretary and chief of staff to first lady Melania Trump, is out with a book next week that paints a deeply unflattering picture of Donald Trump — a man...

Mistrial in Michael Avenatti's California embezzlement case

Aug. 24, 2021 17:30 PM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California judge declared a mistrial Tuesday in the embezzlement trial of attorney Michael Avenatti, who is charged with stealing millions in settlement money from his clients. U.S. District Judge James V. Selna ruled on technical grounds...

Judge orders release of Avenatti financial information

Jul. 27, 2021 18:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge on Tuesday ordered the public disclosure of financial information Michael Avenatti provided to qualify for publicly funded lawyers to defend him against charges he defrauded porn star Stormy Daniels. U.S. District Judge Jesse M. Furman...