With 3 a.m. emails and a flurry of loan applications, he tried to save a tanking business.
Emails show Butina sought out J.D. Gordon, a former campaign national security aide, as he prepared to work on the presidential transition.
To some who knew her as a graduate student, Butina’s indictment on federal charges validated their own unsettling suspicions.
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.
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.
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.
During the 2016 campaign, Stone communicated with Guccifer 2.0, an online persona that the special counsel alleges was used by the Russians.
Under legal scrutiny from two federal investigations, Cohen is said to feel neglected by the president, his longtime patron.
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.
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.
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.
In a new court filing, prosecutors made an initial move toward wrapping up one phase of the investigation.
Evgeny Freidman pleaded guilty Tuesday to state tax fraud.
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.
The documents from the Senate Judiciary Committee help explain how the president’s son came to meet a Russian lawyer promising dirt on Clinton.
The telecom giant paid Cohen to provide guidance on a wide portfolio of issues before the federal government.
Payments to him were first disclosed in a document circulated by Stormy Daniels’s lawyer.
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The request indicates that prosecutors may be examining money that Cohen obtained by using his taxi companies as collateral.
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.