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Kremlin shrugs off election interference charges

by Evan Wilt
Posted 2/19/18, 10:16 am

WASHINGTON—The Kremlin on Monday said U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller’s recent charges against Russian nationals for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election don’t prove the government’s involvement. On Friday, Mueller announced the indictments of 13 Russians and three Russian companies for meddling in the election, but Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that doesn’t mean the Kremlin took part.

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Trump on Russia indictments: ‘No collusion!’

by Leigh Jones & Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/16/18, 04:09 pm

UPDATE: President Donald Trump tweeted Friday afternoon that indictments against Russians for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election showed “The Trump campaign did nothing wrong—no collusion!” The effort to influence the election by spreading propaganda online began in 2014, long before Trump declared his candidacy for president, he noted.

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Reveal of payoff to alleged Trump mistress could lead to tell-all

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/15/18, 12:17 pm

A woman who claims to have had an affair with President Donald Trump in 2006 says she plans to disclose more information about it since lawyer Michael Cohen admitted to paying her off. In a report published Tuesday, the longtime Trump lawyer told The New York Times he used $130,000 of his own money to pay pornographic film actress Stephanie Clifford, also known as “Stormy Daniels,” just weeks before the 2016 presidential election.

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