Trump's former personal attorney recorded a conversation between himself and the future President discussing payments to a former playboy model

President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, secretly made a recording of his conversation between himself and the future President discussing payments to former Playboy Playmate Karen McDougal, who has alleged an affair with Trump, The New York Times reported Friday.


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Republicans 'preparing to impeach deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein' after 12 Russians indicted over election meddling

Republicans 'preparing to impeach deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein' after 12 Russians indicted over election meddlingRepublicans in the House are reportedly preparing an effort to impeach deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein, the man overseeing the special counsel’s probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 US election. Members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus have drafted an impeachment filing for Mr Rosenstein and are planning to introduce it as early as Monday, according to Politico. Republicans have long accused Mr Rosenstein of stalling their attempts to investigate the FBI’s probes of President Donald Trump’s campaign team and election rival Hillary Clinton’s private email server.


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Maryland lawmakers ask the Attorney General to review the state's election system for possible breaches by Russians

  1. Maryland lawmakers ask the Attorney General to review the state’s election system for possible breaches by Russians  Washington Post
  2. Maryland told its voter registration vendor financed by Russian oligarch  CBS News
  3. Maryland voter registration system runs on software owned by Russian-financed firm, I-Team learns  WBAL Baltimore
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Stormy Daniels was arrested at a strip club in Ohio, her attorney says

  1. Stormy Daniels was arrested at a strip club in Ohio, her attorney says  CNN
  2. Bankruptcy judge hits Michael Avenatti’s firm with restraining order to freeze legal fees in 54 cases  Los Angeles Times
  3. Lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels says she was arrested  Yahoo News
  4. Michael Avenatti: Stormy Daniels Arrested at Ohio Strip Club  Daily Beast
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Bankruptcy judge hits attorney Michael Avenatti with restraining order to force payment of taxes and debt

  1. Bankruptcy judge hits attorney Michael Avenatti with restraining order to force payment of taxes and debt  Los Angeles Times
  2. Stormy lawyer Avenatti jumps in to give assist as Honduran father fights to see daughters housed at East Harlem center  New York Daily News
  3. Lawyers representing separated families rally in front of Cayuga Centers facility in Manhattan  NY1
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Cohen's attorney fires back at Giuliani

  1. Cohen’s attorney fires back at Giuliani  ABC News
  2. Michael Cohen sending a clear message to Trump by speaking ‘real truth,’ sources say  CNN
  3. New Cohen lawyer fires shot at Trump and Giuliani: What’s their definition of truth?  The Hill
  4. Shifting Strategy, Trump’s Lawyers Set New Conditions for Mueller Interview  New York Times
  5. Cohen Weighs Deal as Manafort Seeks Delay: Trump Legal Update  Bloomberg
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Former Pruitt aide says he discussed desire to become attorney general

  1. Former Pruitt aide says he discussed desire to become attorney general  CNN
  2. Former aides describe culture of fear under Pruitt  The Hill
  3. The EPA’s new leader is a former coal lobbyist  Los Angeles Times
  4. Pruitt aides reveal new details of his spending and management at EPA  Washington Post
  5. Pruitt won’t be needing those tactical pants anymore. But Trump might.  Washington Post
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Scandal-plagued EPA boss appealed to Trump to fire the attorney general and let him fill in, sources say

Embattled Environmental Protection Agency Secretary Scott Pruitt directly appealed to President Donald Trump this spring to fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions and let him run the Department of Justice instead, according to three people familiar with the proposal. In an Oval Office conversation with Trump, Pruitt offered to temporarily replace Sessions for 210 days under the Vacancies Reform Act, telling the President he would return to Oklahoma afterward to run for office.


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