Trump tweet raises questions about why he fired Flynn

Trump tweet raises questions about why he fired Flynn

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump changed his story Saturday on why he fired Michael Flynn as his national security adviser, now suggesting he knew at the time that Flynn had lied to the FBI as well as to Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Russians during the presidential transition. That was a turnabout […]

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Cast of characters populates the Trump campaign-Russia drama

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A billionaire real estate mogul, his pop singer son, and a music promoter. A property lawyer, Russia’s prosecutor general and a Russian-American lobbyist. These unlikely figures have come to the fore as revelations that Donald Trump’s presidential campaign sought potentially damaging information in June 2016 from Russia about his opponent, Hillary Clinton.

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E-mails show Trump Jr. embraced help from Russia

E-mails show Trump Jr. embraced help from Russia

Donald Trump’s eldest son revealed on Tuesday that he was eager to hear damaging information about Hillary Clinton from the Russian government, disclosing a series of e-mails that marked the clearest sign to date that Trump’s campaign was willing to consider election help from a longtime US adversary.

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