October 23, 2019

Trump was not exonerated by my report, Robert Mueller tells Congress

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From BBC President Donald Trump’s claim that he was “totally exonerated” by special counsel Robert Mueller was rejected by Mr Mueller in a hearing on Wednesday. Appearing before Congress, Mr Mueller said he had not exonerated the president of obstruction of justice. Mr Mueller spent two years investigating alleged collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign […]

US: Rod Rosenstein to leave DOJ after Barr confirmation

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By Jeffrey Rodack From Newsmax Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave the Department of Justice in the coming weeks, according to reports. ABC News attributed the information to unnamed “multiple sources” in a report posted Wednesday. It also said that Rosenstein has notified President Donald Trump of his intentions. His departure is planned to […]

Paul Manafort pressured by Russians to pay back debt while Trump’s campaign chair, Time magazine say

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By CNN’S EVAN PEREZ, KATELYN POLANTZ AND MARSHALL COHEN CONTRIBUTED TO THIS REPORT. From ABC KSAT Report: Former campaign chair owed millions (CNN) – Paul Manafort was pressured by a former Russian associate to pay back millions he owed during the time he was running Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, according to a new report from Time magazine. […]

Dershowitz: Mueller ‘Tried to spring a perjury trap’ on Trump

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By Sandy Fitzgerald From Newsmax It was a “very smart decision” for President Donald Trump to answer special counsel Robert Mueller’s questions in writing rather than in person, Harvard Law Professor Emeritus Alan Dershowitz said Wednesday, as the former FBI director had tried to get the president to perjure himself. “Clearly, Mueller had tried to […]

Trump fires Sessions

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From Newsmax Attorney General Jeff Sessions is out as the country’s chief law enforcement officer at President Donald Trump’s request. Sessions announced his plan to resign in a letter to the White House on Wednesday. Trump announced in a tweet that Sessions’ chief of staff Matt Whitaker would become the new acting attorney general. The […]

Judge grants immunity for five witnesses in Manafort case; trial delayed until July 31

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By Evan Perez, Marshall Cohen and David Shortell, From CNN Alexandria, Virginia (CNN)A federal judge in Alexandria, Virginia, has granted the request for five witnesses to testify with immunity in the criminal trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. US District Judge T.S. Ellis is also ordering special counsel Robert Mueller’s team to tell […]

OPINION: A monster of a President?

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By Ewin James How does a man become a monster, if men can become monsters ? How does an ordinary man, with the virtues and vices of other men become the worst person on earth so that to protect people from him he must be removed from his place of influence? Does he go to […]

Sen. Ron Johnson: ‘Secret Society’ in FBI held meetings

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By Cathy Burke From Newsmax Sen. Ron Johnson said Tuesday an informant has told lawmakers a “secret society” existed within the FBI that held clandestine meetings — a jaw-dropping allegation suggesting potential corruption “at the highest levels.” In his bombshell claim to Fox News’ “Special Report with Bret Baier,” the Wisconsin Republican said he was […]

NFL’s Roger Goodell just had the press conference from Hell

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By Sam Laird From Mashable Where is Roger Goodell? The football-loving world finally got its answer on Friday afternoon when the embattled NFL commissioner made his first public appearance in over a week to address his league’s spiraling domestic abuse and discipline crisis. It went downhill in a hurry. Goodell was criticized by current players […]