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'Eats away at my soul': Epstein accusers testify weeks after his suicide

28 Aug 2019

NEW YORK A succession of women who said Jeffrey Epstein sexually abused them at a young age voiced anger and defiance in a packed New York courtroom on Tuesday, some lamenting that the financier's suicide deprived them of the opportunity to obtain justice. | Video

Exclusive: French investigators focus on Dentsu partner in sports corruption probe

28 Aug 2019

NEW YORK/PARIS French authorities investigating corruption in international sports believe a Swiss partner of Japanese advertising giant Dentsu Inc played a "central and essential role" in deals used to embezzle sponsorship money and have asked Switzerland to raid its office and seize evidence, according to a person with knowledge of the probe and documents related to the case reviewed by Reuters.

Jeffrey Epstein accuser sues financier's estate as prison officials investigate suicide

14 Aug 2019

By Karen Freifeld, Nathan Layne, Sarah N. Lynch and Jonathan Stempel | Video

Trump associate Sater, House panel spar over his testimony

10 Jul 2019

Russian-born real estate developer Felix Sater, who worked on a proposed Trump Tower project in Moscow, testified on Tuesday before the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, but a panel spokesman said he had not fully cooperated. | Video

Ex-Trump aide Manafort pleads not guilty to New York charges

27 Jun 2019

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of numerous federal crimes last year, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to residential mortgage fraud and other New York state charges, setting the stage for a showdown over whether the new charges amount to double jeopardy. | Video

Ex-Trump aide Manafort to plead not guilty in New York

27 Jun 2019

June 27 Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of numerous federal crimes last year, is expected to plead not guilty on Thursday to residential mortgage fraud and other New York state charges, setting the stage for a showdown over whether those charges amount to double jeopardy.

U.S. Justice Dept keeps Manafort in federal custody, citing health, personal safety

18 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON Convicted felon Paul Manafort will remain in federal custody, a U.S. Justice Department official said on Tuesday, citing concerns about the "health and personal safety" of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman if he was transferred to a local facility in New York.

Trump ex-aide Manafort moved to Manhattan, arraignment seen near - source

18 Jun 2019

NEW YORK Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, was transferred to a detention facility in Manhattan on Monday ahead of an expected arraignment on state charges in New York, a person familiar with the matter said.

Trump ex-aide Manafort moved to Manhattan, arraignment seen near -source

18 Jun 2019

NEW YORK, June 17 Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, was transferred to a detention facility in Manhattan on Monday ahead of an expected arraignment on state charges in New York, a person familiar with the matter said.

Trump ex-aide Manafort to seek dismissal of New York charges

13 Jun 2019

NEW YORK Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, will ask a judge to dismiss criminal charges against him in New York, his lawyer told Reuters, in a case that will test the state's double jeopardy protections.

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