Russia

  • Donald Trump is speaking about A.G. Jeff Sessions again!

    President Trump knocked his own attorney general once again on Monday over the Russia investigation, calling Jeff Sessions “beleaguered.” “So why aren’t the Committees and investigators, and of course our beleaguered A.G., looking into Crooked Hillarys crimes & Russia relations?” the president tweeted.  Follow Donald J. Trump ✔@realDonaldTrump So...
  • President Trump’s son-in-law will call Russia meeting a ‘waste of our time’ in Congressional testimony!

    White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner listens at left as President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting, Monday, June 12, 2017, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)  (Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.) President Trump’s son-in-law and key adviser...
  • Mueller Expands Probe to Trump Business Transactions

    The U.S. special counsel investigating possible ties between the Donald Trump campaign and Russia in last year’s election is examining a broad range of transactions involving Trump’s businesses as well as those of his associates, according to a person familiar with the probe. The president told the New York Times on...
  • Jared Kushner to be interviewed by Senate Intelligence Committee staff

    President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, will be interviewed by staff of the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed session on Monday, his attorney said. “As Mr. Kushner has been saying since March, he has been and is prepared to voluntarily cooperate and provide whatever information...
  • Russian Attorney that met with Donald Trump Jr is ready to testify

    The Russian lawyer who met with President Donald Trump’s eldest son during the 2016 election campaign said she’s ready to testify before the U.S. Senate and “clarify the situation behind this mass hysteria.” Donald Trump Jr. agreed to meet with Natalia Veselnitskaya in the expectation of receiving incriminating information about Democratic candidate Hillary...
  • Trump, Putin had previously undisclosed conversation at G-20 in Germany

    President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin had a previously undisclosed conversation over dinner at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, earlier this month, the White House confirmed on Tuesday. The White House is refusing to characterize their discussion as a meeting, with press secretary Sean Spicer simply saying...
  • Trump announces Jon Huntsman for Russia ambassador

      Washington (CNN)The White House announced Tuesday evening that President Donald Trump has chosen former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman to be the US ambassador to Russia. Huntsman had long been expected to be the official choice for the key diplomatic post, with sources telling CNN in March that he...
  • Eighth person in Trump Jr. meeting ID’d as Russian real estate employee

    An eighth person present at a 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer has been identified as an American-based representative of a Russian real estate firm, The Washington Post reported Tuesday, citing the firm’s lawyer. Ike Kaveladze is reportedly an employee of Russian pop star Emin Agalarov and his father...
  • Putin Is Helping Trump Because He Wants to Protect His Secret Stash of Money, Businessman Claims

    An investor who claims his life has been threatened by the Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin has a clear motive for backing a meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Moscow lawyer. And that motive is millions of dollars of Putin’s personal cash. Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya urged...