Officials are preparing security in case of Trump indictment

NEW YORK (AP) — Law enforcement officials in New York are making security preparations for the possibility that former President Donald Trump could be indicted in the coming weeks and appear in a Manhattan courtroom in an investigation examining hush money paid to women who alleged sexual encounters with him, four law enforcement officials said Friday. ThereContinue reading “Officials are preparing security in case of Trump indictment”

NYT: Georgia grand jury forewoman says indictments in election probe ‘not a short list’

Donald Trump Backed Failed Coup to Remove Jared Kushner: Navarro

Former President Donald Trump attempted a failed “coup d’état” to remove his son-in-law Jared Kushner from control of his 2020 presidential campaign, according to former White House economics adviser Peter Navarro. Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner (R) join U.S. President Donald Trump as he holds a press conference to discuss a revised U.S. trade agreement with MexicoContinue reading “Donald Trump Backed Failed Coup to Remove Jared Kushner: Navarro”

Report that FBI sought nuclear documents sharpens Trump showdown with Justice Department

(CNN.com) (CNN)A report that FBI agents searched for classified documents related to nuclear weapons at Donald Trump’s Florida resort could explain the urgency of the unprecedented operation at the home of an ex-President and takes his showdown with the Justice Department to a grave new level. The account in The Washington Post could also undercut Republican lawmakers, who didn’t wait for details of theContinue reading “Report that FBI sought nuclear documents sharpens Trump showdown with Justice Department”

Judge finds Donald Trump in contempt in New York legal fight

(AP) — A New York judge found former President Donald Trump in contempt of court and set in motion $10,000 daily fines Monday for failing to adequately respond to a subpoena issued by the state’s attorney general as part of a civil investigation into his business dealings. Judge Arthur Engoron said a contempt finding wasContinue reading “Judge finds Donald Trump in contempt in New York legal fight”

Capitol riot defendant: I was following Trump’s instructions

An Ohio man charged with storming the U.S. Capitol and stealing a coat rack testified that he joined thousands of protesters in ransacking the building last year on what he thought were orders from the president, Donald Trump. Dustin Byron Thompson, 38, of Columbus, Ohio, said Wednesday he took to websites after being laid offContinue reading “Capitol riot defendant: I was following Trump’s instructions”