Black People Politics : 'Something is wrong' with presidential election, says civil rights leader Diane Nash

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    'Buckle up': As Mueller probe enters second year, Trump and allies go on war footing
    Ashley Parker, Philip Rucker, Tom Hamburger, Robert Costa and Matt ZapotoskyWashington Post


    ... The investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election, which hits its one-year mark Thursday, has formed the cloudy backdrop of Donald Trump's presidency — a rolling fog of controversy, much of it self-inflicted, that is a near-constant distraction for the commander in chief.

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    Special counsel Robert Mueller departs Capitol Hill on June 21, 2017. Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election will reach the one-year mark as of May 17, 2018.

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    Michael Avenatti Posts Photos Of Cohen With Qatari Investor Accused Of Bribery
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    ... Avenatti said Cohen was in the building shortly after the presidential election meeting with a group of Qataris, including Ahmed al-Rumaihi, an official of Qatar’s national wealth fund.


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    A photo apparently taken from a C-Span video appears to show Michael Cohen (right) about to enter a Trump Tower elevator with a man who looks like Qatari Ahmed al-Rumaihi (left), looking over the shoulder of the lobby guard
     
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    Trump Orders Help For Chinese Phone-Maker After China Approves Money For Trump Project
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    WASHINGTON – A mere 72 hours after the Chinese government agreed to put a half-billion dollars into an Indonesian project that will personally enrich Donald Trump, the president ordered a bailout for a Chinese-government-owned cellphone maker ...


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    “President Xi of China, and I, are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, ZTE, a way to get back into business, fast,” Trump announced
     
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    U.S. judge refuses to dismiss ex-Trump aide Manafort's criminal case
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    ... In a sharp rebuke of those claims, Judge Amy Berman Jackson of U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had followed all the Justice Department's rules when he hired Mueller and Mueller's case against Manafort is not overly broad or improper.


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    Trump to Use Mueller One-Year Mark to Blast Probe, Giuliani Says
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    ... Trump and his lawyers are trying to set up the milestone on Thursday as a turning point in their campaign to end Mueller’s probe into Russian election meddling and obstruction of justice,Rudy Giuliani, Trump’s personal lawyer, said Tuesday in an interview. While he isn’t threatening specific actions, Giuliani said they haven’t ruled out additional steps if Mueller doesn’t heed their calls.

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    Newly released interview transcripts show Donald Trump Jr. tried to protect his father from the Trump Tower meeting fallout
    Read more about the transcripts at CNN. Summer Meza


    ... The transcripts released Wednesday show that Trump Jr. hoped to leave his father, President Trump, out of the drama when it came to drafting a statement about the infamous meeting. When asked whether reports that the president had helped draft the statement were true, Trump Jr. said, "I don't know, I never spoke to my father about it," many people were involved with the draft, Trump Jr. explained.

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