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Where’s Russia collusion? Mueller adds obstruction to Manafort indictment, charges Kiev businessman

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and his Kiev colleague with obstruction of justice, but nothing related to the 2016 election. The probe itself is under scrutiny for its costs. Mueller cooked a big Friday nothingburger for the mainstream media in the form of a third amended indictment filed before the US District Court ...

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Mueller coming for evidence? No problem, just smash your phones, Hannity says

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly asking witnesses for their cell phones as his Russiagate investigation drags on. Fox News’ Sean Hannity has some simple advice for the witnesses: smash your phones. White House Special Counsel Robert Mueller – charged with investigating alleged links between President Donald Trump’s campaign team and Russia – is requesting that witnesses turn in their ...

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Mueller wants Manafort locked up for interfering with Ukraine-lobbying witnesses

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has reportedly given a head-ups to two witnesses in his pending trial, so they would provide false statements on his lobbying work on behalf of Ukraine, court papers reveal. The filing by FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office, submitted to DC District Court on Monday, accuses the disgraced former Donald Trump campaign manager of ...

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$17 million and counting: Mueller investigation cost to US taxpayers revealed

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing investigation into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia has cost the US taxpayer a whopping $ 17 million to date and returned no evidence of collusion. The investigation spent approximately $ 10 million between October 2017 and March this year, according to a Department of Justice report released Thursday. The department had previously spent ...

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Happy b-day, Mueller probe! What happened to the 'Russia collusion,' though?

The special investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election will hit the one-year mark this Thursday, having so far produced zero evidence of collusion between Donald Trump and the Kremlin. Read more US Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation has been the constant backdrop of Donald Trump’s presidency, but the focus of his probe has wandered off ...

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‘They can’t indict Trump’: Giuliani says Mueller ‘understands’ he can’t charge sitting president

Special counsel Robert Mueller has acknowledged to President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani that a sitting president can’t be indicted under current rules, meaning that the year-long Russia probe is unlikely to unseat Trump. “The Justice Department memos going back to before Nixon say that you cannot indict a sitting president, you have to impeach him,” Giuliani told CNN on Wednesday. “They ...

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Collusion everywhere? US media suspect Mueller of links to Russian billionaire

Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the man leading the probe into alleged collusion between US President Donald Trump’s election campaign and Russia, has himself fallen under suspicion of having ties to a Russian oligarch. The Mueller probe, which has been dragging on for about a year, has still not provided any tangible results. Meanwhile, ‘Russiagate’ rages on, with even perceived communication ...

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‘C’mon man!’ Judge accuses Mueller investigation of overreach with Manafort

A federal judge in Virginia has questioned Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s case against Trump’s election campaign manager Paul Manafort, saying the indictments have nothing to do with the Mueller investigation’s official purpose. US District Judge T.S. Ellis suggested that Mueller was pressing Manafort on unrelated charges in the hopes that he would provide incriminating information against President Donald Trump. “I ...

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Another leak, another ‘witch hunt!’: Trump brands Mueller questions stunt ‘disgraceful’

After a list of questions Special Counsel Robert Mueller apparently has for Donald Trump was leaked, the president hit back on Twitter, calling the act “disgraceful”. The bizarre publication has sparked interesting theories. “So disgraceful that the questions concerning the Russian Witch Hunt were “leaked” to the media,” Trump tweeted Tuesday morning. “No questions on Collusion. Oh, I see…you have ...

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Senate committee votes to protect Mueller from Trump’s potential attempt to fire him

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday in favor of legislation to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller from any attempt by President Donald Trump to fire him. Passing by 14 votes to seven, the legislation was backed by every Democrat on the panel, as well as four Republicans, although only one was needed to secure a majority and send the ...

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