Russian ambassador

Reuters: Trump son-in-law had undisclosed contacts with Russian envoy

Those contacts included two phone calls between April and November last year, two of the sources said to Reuters. By early this year, Kushner had become a focus of the FBI investigation into whether there was any collusion between the Trump

The New York Times: Trump Told Russians That Firing ‘Nut Job’ Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation

“I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job,” Mr. Trump said, according to the document, which was read to The New York Times by an American official. “I faced great pressure because of Russia.

Trump asked Comey to end investigation of Michael Flynn: source

The explosive new development on Tuesday followed a week of tumult at the White House after Trump fired Comey and then discussed sensitive national security information about Islamic State with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Joinfo.com reports with reference to

Sally Yates is about to bring back the Russia story in a big way

According to CNN, Yates' testimony will push the story of the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russia back into the headlines, especially, if expected, she asserts that she warned Trump campaign officials that Flynn, the now-deposed national security adviser, was not

Fired Trump aide Michael Flynn wants immunity to testify on Russia allegations

Robert Kelner says his client "has a story to tell", but needs to guard against "unfair prosecution", Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. Congress is investigating the allegations, with one senator warning of Kremlin "propaganda on steroids". Mr Flynn was sacked

Trump son-in-law to be questioned on Russians by U.S. Senate panel

The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed a New York Times report that the panel wants to question Kushner. The official said the committee will make an announcement later in the day, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Reuters. Kushner, an adviser

Donald Trump met Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak during election campaign

Donald Trump met with Russia’s US ambassador last April at the height of the presidential election, it has emerged, despite, repeated and strenuous denials of any meeting with Kremlin officials before his inauguration, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Independent. According to news

SNL: Kate McKinnon’s Jeff Sessions sits bench with a box of chocolates as Forrest Gump

“My name’s Jeff, Jeff Sessions,” McKinnon told Leslie Jones while sitting on a bus bench. “I’m the attorney general of the whole United States.” "I always say life is like a box of chocolates,” McKinnon said, before adding, “Sure are a lot of

Obama Administration Rushed to Preserve Intelligence of Russian Election Hacking – NY Times

Former American officials say they had two aims: to ensure that such meddling isn’t duplicated in future American or European elections, and to leave a clear trail of intelligence for government investigators, according to New York Times. American allies, including the British

US Attorney General met with Russian envoy twice last year

One of the meetings was a private conversation between Sessions and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak that took place in September in the senator’s office, at the height of what U.S. intelligence officials say was a Russian cyber campaign to upend the U.S.