If Trump were to pardon Manafort now, the special counsel already knows what Manafort said and can still compel him to testify with a grand jury subpoena, according to former Justice Department official Matt Miller.
The crimes that Manafort pleads guilty to relate to money earned from consulting work on behalf of pro-Russia politicians in Ukraine, predating his tenure on the Trump campaign.
Special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly wants Paul Manafort's plea deal to include information he may have "related to President [Donald] Trump and the 2016 campaign." Manafort managed that campaign for several months in 2016.
Trump accused Qatar — which hosts a key American military base — of being "a funder of terrorism at a very high level," but a year later warmly welcomes the country's ruler at the White House.
Trump's lawyers see Flood as a critical piece in their strategy to combating any attempt by Mueller at issuing a subpoena for the president to appear before a grand jury, a person close to the president's legal team told CNBC.
Trump's tweets dovetailed with recent news reports suggesting Trump and his attorneys are adopting a siege mentality amid special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe and Democratic election prospects.
Sessions fires back after Trump attacked him on television, asking "what kind of a man is this?"
Many of the renowned families of New York real estate are no longer interested in staying in the business and are looking to the bond markets, The Financial Times reports.
"All of these incidents that have been a blur for us in terms of the news cycle are going to turn into inquiries," said one expert in government investigations.
Bannon's warning came hours after President Donald Trump fired back at the Koch network, which has intensified its criticism of the administration's policies in recent days.
The first of Paul Manafort's two planned federal criminal trials begins Tuesday. The former head of Trump's presidential campaign is accused of bank fraud and tax crimes related to his work for a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine.
The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program — under which foreigners have invested billions of dollars in the U.S. to obtain American green cards — is set to expire as calls for it to be abandoned mount.
Trump's angry tweet follows reports that Cohen has asserted the president knew about the 2016 meeting.
Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen says the president knew ahead of time about a 2016 meeting between Russians and his campaign, and Cohen is willing to make that assertion to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
More than a dozen current and former residents of the building told The Associated Press that they believe the Kushner Cos.′ relentless construction was part of a campaign to push tenants out of rent-stabilized apartments.
While Alex Shnaider poured funds into the Trump Toronto skyscraper, the U.S. president's steel mill was promoting Vladimir Putin's reach into the west, the Financial Times reports.
No modern president has profited from business while in office the way Donald Trump does.
Two people told The Washington Post that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators have asked about Nigel Farage's and other Brexit boosters' ties to Trump associates and Russia.
The revelation that Jared Kushner opened up the back channel that led to breakthrough communication between the US and North Korea underscores the highly unorthodox nature of Mr. Trump's White House, where family and personalized ties have shaped US foreign relations, The Financial Times reports.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and senior advisor Jared Kushner are supporting a move to pardon Michael Milken, Bloomberg News says.