...Mueller’s team wanted the identities of their witnesses to remain confidential, saying in a filing last week that they haven’t been criminally charged and not naming them would avoid “undue harassment.”
...Even though the documents revealed that Republicans like Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) lied about the origins of the Russia probe in their infamousmemo, conservatives have been quick to claim vindication.
...According to media reports, Cohen surreptitiously recorded a shady conversation with Trump two months before the 2016 presidential election. The two goons reportedly discussed how to suppress the First Amendment rights of Trump's alleged former extramarital girlfriend Karen McDougal, a skin-mag model.
...The special counsel is not likely to point to individual tweets as standalone evidence of obstruction, but to place them in a larger narrative of private and public efforts to meddle with the investigation, according to the Times.
Michael Cohen, the former personal attorney for President Donald Trump, said that Trump knew about the June 2016 meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer before it took place. (Drew Angerer via Getty Images)