Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections

The Daily Beast.
Dave Debo
March 06, 2018 - 5:47 am
(WBEN) At least two local Black Lives Matter activists, and some of the work being done here on behalf of an Erie County Holding Center inmate who died, are named in a series of leaked documents outlining the work of Blacktivist, a Russian front agency named in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's...
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February 20, 2018 - 10:18 am
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team has charged an attorney with making false statements related to his 2012 work on behalf of the Ukraine Ministry of Justice — the latest set of charges in the ongoing probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. A court filing indicates London-based, Russian-...
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Dave Debo
February 05, 2018 - 5:48 am
(WBEN) Months after he appeared before the House Intelligence Committee investigating possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russia, now East Aurora-based political consultant Michael Caputo has been asked to speak before the Senate Judiciary and Intelligence Committees and is likely...
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February 02, 2018 - 12:45 pm
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — House Republicans on Friday released a partisan and bitterly disputed memo that they say shows surveillance abuses in the early stages of the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia. READ: The Memo The memo, prepared by Republicans on the House intelligence...
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(ABC) Retired Lt. Gen Michael Flynn has promised “full cooperation” in the special counsel’s Russia investigation and, according to a confidant, and is prepared to testify that Donald Trump directed him to make contact with the Russians, initially as a way to work together to fight ISIS in Syria...
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(WBEN/AP) Paul Manafort --- the man who was head of the Trump campaign when then-candidate Donald Trump won the Republican nomination -- faces up to 80 years in prison on federal corruption and money laundering charges.. Two other Trump campaign officials , Manafort associate Rick Gates and foreign...
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October 30, 2017 - 2:39 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - On a tumultuous day in politics in Washington and for the Trump White House, the Erie County Democratic Party leadership is looking for some answers from local Republican politicians and strategists on how they plan to respond to the allegations against Paul Manafort and...
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (WBEN/AP) - The Latest on the investigation into possible coordination between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia. 6:25 p.m. Prominent Washington lobbyist Tony Podesta has resigned from his firm amid fallout from former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's...
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Dave Debo
October 30, 2017 - 6:29 am
(WBEN) As early as today, sources tell ABC News we could see the first arrest in the criminal investigation into Russian election meddling. Almost a year after the 2016 election, indictments and at least one arrest appear imminent. CNN ABC and CBS all say the special prosecutor has filed an...
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Allan Harris
October 22, 2017 - 5:05 am
(WBEN/AP) President Donald Trump intends to spend at least $430,000 of his own money to help pay the legal bills of White House staff and campaign aides related to the investigations into Russian election meddling in the 2016 election, a White House official said Saturday. It's the first such...
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