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Trump campaign wanted updates on 2016 WikiLeaks releases on Clinton - ex-aide testifies

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign was keen to keep abreast of the release of emails potentially damaging to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, reaching all the way to Trump himself, the Republican's former deputy campaign chairman testified in court on Tuesday. | Video

Bannon delivers damaging testimony in trial of longtime Trump adviser Stone

09 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign CEO Steve Bannon delivered potentially damaging testimony on Friday against Roger Stone, describing communicating with Trump's longtime adviser about WikiLeaks despite Stone's later denials and saying he believed Stone "had a relationship" with the website's founder. | Video

In Trump adviser trial, comedian contradicts Stone's account, regales jury with jokes

08 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Comedian Randy Credico testified in the trial of President Donald Trump's adviser Roger Stone on Thursday where he told jokes, did a Bernie Sanders impression and said he never served as a backchannel between Stone and Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.

'Prepare to die' Trump adviser Stone texted witness, trial jury hears

07 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 7 Prosecutors on Thursday unveiled threatening text messages by U.S. President Donald Trump's adviser Roger Stone to radio host Randy Credico in which Stone urged Credico not to testify about their communications over Stone's efforts in 2016 to learn when WikiLeaks might release more damaging emails about Trump's rival Hillary Clinton.

'Straight up lied': Prosecutors say adviser Stone fibbed to protect Trump

07 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Prosecutors pulled back the curtain on Roger Stone's private dealings with President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign on Wednesday, portraying the president's longtime adviser as a liar who misled Congress about his outreach efforts to the WikiLeaks website to protect Trump from looking bad. | Video

Longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone takes ill during jury selection for trial

05 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone, looking pale and sick, left a federal courthouse complaining of food poisoning on Tuesday as his trial began with jury selection in a case stemming from former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe that detailed Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. | Video

Trial of longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone to begin on Tuesday

04 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON The criminal trial of President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone is set to begin on Tuesday in what could become a colourful sideshow generating unflattering headlines for the president even as he faces a fast-moving impeachment inquiry. | Video

Prosecutors accuse ex-Trump adviser Flynn of trying to walk-back guilty plea

29 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday accused President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn of making "an extraordinary reversal" to try to undo his sworn admission that he lied to former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators about his contacts with Russia.

Trump administration appeals order to turn over unredacted Mueller report

28 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's administration on Monday said it has appealed a judge's ruling ordering it to turn over an unredacted copy of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report detailing Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election to a Democratic-led congressional committee.

Judge validates Trump impeachment inquiry, orders Mueller document release

26 Oct 2019

A U.S. judge on Friday validated the legality of the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump and ordered his administration to hand over an unredacted copy of former special counsel Robert Mueller's report detailing Russian meddling in the 2016 election. | Video

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