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Mueller indicts former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone on charges of obstruction, false statements, and witness tampering

The special counsel Robert Mueller has indicted President Donald Trump’s former campaign adviser and longtime Republican operative Roger Stone on seven counts related to witness tampering, obstruction, and false statements. Stone was arrested in Florida early Friday after a Washington, DC, grand jury handed down the indictment. The charging document […]
Mueller indicts former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone on charges of obstruction, false statements, and witness tampering
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5 things we learned about the Russia investigation after Michael Cohen’s guilty plea

On Thursday, November 29, news broke that Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime fixer and lawyer, pleaded guilty to lying to Congress. BuzzFeed news claims that Russian-born businessman Felix Sater’s plan for Trump Tower Moscow included giving Russian President Vladimir Putin a $US50 million penthouse to entice other Russian oligarchs […]
5 things we learned about the Russia investigation after Michael Cohen’s guilty plea
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CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin might have led Mueller to Russian hackers

Welcome to Crypto Insider, Business Insider’s roundup of all the bitcoin and cryptocurrency news you need to know today. Sign up here to get this email delivered direct to your inbox. The 12 Russian hackers indicted Friday by the special counsel Robert Mueller utilised bitcoin to facilitate their scheme, according […]
CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin might have led Mueller to Russian hackers
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Mueller targets Russia, the memo war stalls, and a top DOJ official resigns — here’s the latest in the Russia probe you may have missed

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office dropped two bombshells on Friday. First, it charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities with conspiring to interfere in the 2016 US election. Shortly after, Mueller’s office released a plea deal with a previously unknown player in the Russia investigation: 28-year-old California resident Richard […]
Mueller targets Russia, the memo war stalls, and a top DOJ official resigns  —  here’s the latest in the Russia probe you may have missed
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New Trump Tower meeting details, a whistleblower, and the GOP’s efforts to malign the FBI — the Trump Russia investigation a week after Flynn’s guilty plea

In the week following former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s guilty plea, new details have emerged about the meeting President Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., attended in July 2016 with a Russian lawyer who offered him “dirt” on Hillary Clinton, among other revelations. The investigation of special counsel Robert […]
New Trump Tower meeting details, a whistleblower, and the GOP’s efforts to malign the FBI  —  the Trump Russia investigation a week after Flynn’s guilty plea
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Here are the courtroom sketches from Michael Flynn’s plea hearing

Sketches from former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn’s plea hearing on Friday have been released. The sketches depict Flynn take an oath before pleading guilty to charges of lying to the FBI. Flynn was greeted by chants of “lock him up” from hecklers as he walked out of […]
Here are the courtroom sketches from Michael Flynn’s plea hearing