The Manafort scramble: Raising millions for himself even as he ran Trump’s campaign

With 3 a.m. emails and a flurry of loan applications, he tried to save a tanking business.

Trump associate socialized with alleged Russian agent Maria Butina in final weeks of 2016 campaign

Emails show Butina sought out J.D. Gordon, a former campaign national security aide, as he prepared to work on the presidential transition.

Before her arrest as an alleged Russian agent, Maria Butina’s proud defense of her homeland drew notice at American University

To some who knew her as a graduate student, Butina’s indictment on federal charges validated their own unsettling suspicions.

Russian billionaire with U.S. investments backed alleged agent Maria Butina, according to a person familiar with her Senate testimony

Konstantin Nikolaev, a transportation magnate who was in Washington during President Trump’s inauguration, was in contact with Butina as she launched a gun rights group.

‘She was like a novelty’: How alleged Russian agent Maria Butina gained access to elite conservative circles

By August 2016, the FBI was monitoring the young political-science student as part of an effort to track what she was doing in the United States, according to officials.

Putin dismisses question about whether Russia has compromising information on Trump

The Russian president claimed he was not aware of Trump’s past visits to Moscow. But top officials in his government knew about a 2013 trip.

Charges against Russian intelligence officers intensify spotlight on Trump adviser Roger Stone

During the 2016 campaign, Stone communicated with Guccifer 2.0, an online persona that the special counsel alleges was used by the Russians.

Pressure on Michael Cohen intensifies as Mueller stays focused on the Trump attorney

Under legal scrutiny from two federal investigations, Cohen is said to feel neglected by the president, his longtime patron.

Mueller was investigating Trump adviser as unregistered agent of Israel, his wife says

George Papadopoulos’s wife says the special counsel’s office claimed to have evidence that he had worked on behalf of Israel without registering as a foreign agent before joining the campaign.

In secret memo, Trump’s lawyers argued he has complete power over Justice investigations and could not have committed obstruction

The January letter was disclosed as the president’s lawyers contend he should not sit for an interview with special counsel Robert S. Mueller III.

Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg met with Trump lawyer Michael Cohen days before the inauguration

The meeting, described as brief and impromptu, adds to long list of contacts between Trump associates and Kremlin-tied Russians during the campaign and presidential transition.

Special counsel sets in motion sentencing process for Papadopoulos

In a new court filing, prosecutors made an initial move toward wrapping up one phase of the investigation.

A one-time business associate of Michael Cohen known as New York’s ‘Taxi King’ has agreed to cooperate with federal investigators

Evgeny Freidman pleaded guilty Tuesday to state tax fraud.

Michael Cohen payments put spotlight on New York investment firm linked to Russian billionaire

The head of Columbus Nova, which paid Trump’s personal lawyer $500,000 to bring in new investors, also contributed to Trump’s inaugural committee and the Republican National Committee.

Thousands of pages of Congressional testimony shed light on 2016 Trump Tower meeting

The documents from the Senate Judiciary Committee help explain how the president’s son came to meet a Russian lawyer promising dirt on Clinton.

Cohen’s $600,000 deal with AT&T specified he would advise on Time Warner merger, internal company records show

The telecom giant paid Cohen to provide guidance on a wide portfolio of issues before the federal government.

Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen was hired by U.S. affiliate of Russian company

Payments to him were first disclosed in a document circulated by Stormy Daniels’s lawyer.

New Trump lawyer has the perfect résumé to take on Russia case, colleagues say

Emmet T. Flood brings unique inside knowledge of presidential investigations and deep skepticism of overreach by government prosecutors.

FBI raid sought Trump lawyer’s communications with bank that loaned him money against his taxi business

The request indicates that prosecutors may be examining money that Cohen obtained by using his taxi companies as collateral.

‘You should do it’: Trump officials encouraged George Papadopoulos’s foreign outreach, documents show

President Trump dismissed the young foreign policy adviser as a ‘low level volunteer,’ but emails show he had more-extensive contact with key campaign figures than previously known.