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October 30, 2017 - 8:18 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- George Papadopoulos, a foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, pleaded guilty earlier this month to making false statements to FBI agents about his correspondence with Russian nationals and attempts to arrange a meeting between the campaign and...
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ABCNews.com
October 30, 2017 - 6:15 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A trio of arrests stemming from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election raises questions about whether President Donald Trump could pardon the three men and whether it would make sense for him to do so. A federal grand...
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October 30, 2017 - 6:10 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Tony Podesta, the brother of Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman John Podesta, has stepped down from his namesake lobbying group citing the current news environment, according to a source familiar with the situation. Tony Podesta is viewed as one of the most prominent...
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 2:54 pm
On 'The Daily Briefing,' Ohio lawmaker says tax reform will give the economy a much-needed shot in the arm. Watch the latest video at
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 2:46 pm
Lawyer for former Trump campaign chairman addresses media after his client pleaded not guilty after being indicted on 12 counts by a federal grand jury as part of the special counsel investigation into Russian meddling. Watch the latest video at
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 1:52 pm
Republican congressman from New York says the president and his agenda benefit from a swift conclusion to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. Watch the latest video at
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October 30, 2017 - 1:42 pm
White House press secretary responds to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's indictments of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Rick Gates and plea agreement with George Papadopoulos. Watch the latest video at
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ABCNews.com
October 30, 2017 - 1:35 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- In the wake of two indictments and a guilty plea in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, the White House insisted that the criminal charges have nothing to do with President Donald Trump or his campaign. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders also said Trump has no...
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ABC News
October 30, 2017 - 1:14 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Some Twitter users are apparently having a hard time distinguishing a former Trump campaign adviser who has pleaded guilty in the Russia probe from another man with the same name. George Papadopoulos, a foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, pleaded...
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 12:15 pm
After months of investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller, a federal grand jury indicted Paul Manafort, Trump’s former campaign manager, and his business associate Rick Gates on 12 counts in connection with Robert Mueller’s probe into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. Here’s what...
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