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Mueller team reveals plea deal of Russia oligarch's son-in-law

The son-in-law of a Russian oligarch is slated to plead guilty to lying to investigators working for special counsel Robert Mueller’s office, according to court filings unsealed on Tuesday. Alex Van Der Zwaan, a London-based attorney and the son-in-law of ...

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The Shift: On Russia, Facebook Sends a Message It Wishes It Hadn’t

Most of the coverage of Russian meddling involves their attempt to effect the outcome of the 2016 US election. I have seen all of the Russian ads and I can say very definitively that swaying the election was *NOT* the ...

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Russia again banned for Paralympics, but some will compete

BONN, Germany (AP) — Russia was banned Monday from the upcoming Pyeongchang Paralympics because of its doping past. However, the International Paralympic Committee said about 30-35 Russians will be allowed to compete in five sports as neutral athletes at the ...

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House panel to question Hope Hicks over Russia probe: report

President Trump’s communications director Hope Hicks is set to meet with a House committee as early as this week to discuss Russian election meddling, CNN reported Monday. One of Trump’s closest aides, Hicks, 29, will face questions on what she ...

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Moby doubles down on Trump’s Russia ties

Renowned DJ Moby is spinning a bizarre tale about President Trump. The activist artist, in an interview with Lousiville, Ky. radio station WFPK-FM, insisted CIA agents past and present told him how they were “truly concerned” about President Trump’s deep ...

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Trump says Russia investigation makes the U.S. 'look very bad'

President Trump says that the inquiry into alleged Russian election meddling and whether his campaign colluded with the Kremlin is not helping America look great again. “It makes the country look very bad, and it puts the country in a ...

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Top investigator cut from Russia probe for anti-Trump texts

A top FBI agent was removed from special counsel Robert Mueller’s team of investigators after sending anti-Trump texts to a fellow FBI employee he was having an affair with, according to reports on Saturday. The agent, Peter Strzok, was taken ...

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New York radio personality is subpoenaed in Russia probe

A New York-based comedian and radio personality who was reportedly in contact with both Trump associate Roger Stone and Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is now embroiled in the Russia investigation. Randy Credico, who has been subpoenaed by the House Intelligence ...

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Carter Page suggested Trump travel to Russia during campaign

Carter Page brought up the idea of having President Trump travel to Russia during the presidential campaign, according to a closed-door testimony he gave last week. In a May 2016 email to advisers J.D. Gordon and Walid Phares, Page wrote, ...

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Feinstein, Graham: Sessions should re-testify on Russia contacts

Senators from both parties called Sunday for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to come back before Congress to testify about the Trump campaign’s contacts with Russia. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif)and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said Sessions should face another round of grilling ...

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