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In bid to reveal secret memo, GOP congressman plans to seek federal audit of Mueller probe

WASHINGTON – A prominent House Republican plans to ask a federal financial watchdog to audit the office of special counsel Robert Mueller III, opening a new front of GOP attack on the secretive probe into Russian interference in the 2016 ...

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A Trump judicial nominee apologizes for controversial articles mocking multiculturalism

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s nominee for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit apologized during his confirmation hearing Wednesday. At issue: a slate of articles disparaging multiculturalism that he wrote more than 20 years ...

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Porn star’s lawyer says Russian paid Trump attorney Cohen

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stormy Daniels’ lawyer said Tuesday he has information showing that Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney, received $500,000 from a company associated with a Russian billionaire within months of paying hush money to Daniels, a ...

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Trump is transforming the judiciary, but he has yet to take aim at the court that annoys him the most

President Donald Trump has had ample opportunity to begin transforming his judicial nemesis: a federal appeals court out West that has stymied some of his most ambitious and controversial proposals. So far, he hasn’t seized it. The powerful U.S. Court ...

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Giuliani: Trump repaid Cohen $130K for payment to porn star

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump reimbursed his personal lawyer for $130,000 in hush money paid to a porn actress days before the 2016 presidential election, Rudy Giuliani, one of Trump’s attorneys, said Wednesday, appearing to contradict the president’s past ...

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Giuliani claims Trump ‘immune’ from special counsel Mueller subpoena

Rudolph W. Giuliani, a new lawyer on President Trump’s team, claimed a broad constitutional immunity for his client from being subpoenaed in a criminal proceeding, a predictable claim but one unsupported by any Supreme Court decision. He cited the “Founding ...

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Federal judge appoints special master to review material seized from Trump lawyer

NEW YORK – A federal judge on Thursday appointed a special master to review material seized from the office and residences of President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen, acceding to his request that an independent party review the material ...

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