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‘Doesn't involve me': Trump distances himself from Cohen, Manafort cases

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Trump is already besieged by the wide-ranging federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 campaign and his possible obstruction of justice.
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After two convictions, pressure mounts on Trump

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Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort face prison as Mueller investigation continues on its path.
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Democrats seize on convictions to demand protection for Russia probe

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Republicans largely silent after Cohen plea and Manafort conviction. Democrats urge congressional action on stalled bill to protect special counsel Robert S. Mueller III.
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Trump Responds to Manafort Conviction

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President Trump told reporters in West Virginia that Paul Manafort was a “good man” and that his conviction “has nothing to do with Russian collusion.”
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Fox News slammed for covering the killing of a college student more prominently than the convictions of 2 top Trump aides

Fox News slammed for covering the killing of a college student more prominently than the convictions of 2 top Trump aides

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As news broke that two of President Donald Trump's former top aides were convicted of multiple federal crimes, Fox News focused its coverage on the killing of a 20-year-old college student.
Critics lambasted the right-leaning network for minimizing coverage of the convictions of former top Trump aides Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen.
As news broke that two of President Donald Trump's top former aides were convicted of multiple federal crimes, the president's preferred news outlet, Fox News, reported more prominently on the killing of a 20-year-old college student.
Rather than focusing on...
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President Trump Calls Manafort Conviction a ‘Disgrace'

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President Donald Trump says the conviction of his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort on financial crimes is “a disgrace.”
But he hasn't publicly reacted to former personal attorney Michael Cohen's guilty pleas to felonies, including campaign finance violations he stated he carried out in coordination with Trump.
Manafort was convicted Tuesday in Virginia on charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election and potential obstruction of justice. Cohen pleaded guilty in New York, saying he and Trump arranged the payment of...
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Silent on Cohen, Trump says Manafort conviction 'a disgrace'

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says the conviction of his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort on financial crimes is "a disgrace."
But he hasn't publicly reacted to former personal attorney Michael Cohen's guilty pleas to felonies, including campaign finance violations he stated he carried out in coordination with Trump.
Manafort was convicted Tuesday in Virginia on charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election and potential obstruction of justice. Cohen pleaded guilty in New York, saying he and Trump arranged the...
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