Russia investigation

AP
February 18, 2019 - 8:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that aired Sunday that a "crime may have been committed" when President Donald Trump fired the head of the FBI and tried to publicly undermine an investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia. McCabe also said in the...
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December 09, 2018 - 10:24 am
(CBS News) - Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of California, who is poised to become chairman of the House Intelligence Committee in January, said President Trump faces the "real prospect of jail time" after leaving the White House. "My takeaway is there's a very real prospect that on the day Donald...
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AP
November 16, 2018 - 2:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he had "very easily" answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller, though he speculated that the questions had been "tricked up" to try to catch him in a lie. He said he hadn't submitted his answers to investigators yet. "You...
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AP
August 21, 2018 - 3:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the conviction of his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort on financial crimes is "a disgrace." But he hasn't publicly reacted to former personal attorney Michael Cohen's guilty pleas to felonies, including campaign finance violations he stated he...
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Getty
May 16, 2018 - 7:58 am
(CBS NEWS) -- Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has released congressional testimony transcripts and other material related to the committee's inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the June 9, 2016, meeting in Trump Tower between Trump campaign officials and a Russian...
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Getty
May 09, 2018 - 3:52 pm
The President's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen says he doesn't have many clients, but he sure has taken in a lot of money. Why, and from whom, are key questions. There was money---millions---from a pharmaceutical company, AT&T and a company tied to a Russian oligarch. The recipient? A shell...
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May 09, 2018 - 9:28 am
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, claims to have evidence of a series of payments made to a bank account in Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's name – including from a company linked to a Russian oligarch and two major corporations, AT&T and Novartis. CBS News has not...
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May 08, 2018 - 2:54 pm
(CBS NEWS) -- Jennifer De Pinto, Fred Backus, Kabir Khanna and Anthony Salvanto A year into the special counsel investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 elections, a slight majority of Americans thinks the investigation is politically motivated. Fifty-three percent say so, while 44...
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USA Today
April 04, 2018 - 8:50 am
(CBS News) - Special counsel Robert Mueller told President Trump's attorneys in March the president is not considered a criminal target at this time, The Washington Post reported Tuesday, citing three people familiar with the discussions. In early March, Mueller reportedly described Mr. Trump as a...
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April 03, 2018 - 9:51 am
In the first sentencing of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling, Alex van der Zwaan, the 33-year-old Dutch lawyer who pleaded guilty in February to lying to special counsel prosecutors and the FBI, was sentenced Tuesday morning to 30 days in prison and a $20,000 fine...
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