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Inside Trump’s years-long campaign to stymie the Russia investigation

President Donald Trump | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Mueller Investigation Over more than two years, Trump tried to pressure law enforcement officials, back-channel to witnesses and deter inquiries into his murky relationship with Russia. By [...]

William Barr: Robert Mueller found no Russia conspiracy

Special counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence that any American — neither on the Trump campaign or otherwise — conspired with the Russian government or its operatives to interfere in the 2016 election, Attorney General William Barr announced [...]

Post-Mueller report likely to target Russia dossier author Steele

The Justice Department’s inspector general, Michael Horowitz, has been examining the FBI’s efforts to surveil a one-time Trump campaign adviser based in part on information from Christopher Steele. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo Legal By [...]

China’s Voracious Appetite for Timber Stokes Fury in Russia and Beyond

Transformed by Timber For China, though, the trade has been a boon. Much of the wood from Russia crosses the border in Manzhouli, a former nomadic settlement that became a junction in the Trans-Siberian Railway at the turn of the 20th [...]

Barr: Mueller turned down offer to review Russia probe findings

poster=”http://v.politico.com/images/1155968404/201904/375/1155968404_6024323459001_6024321162001-vs.jpg?pubId=1155968404″ true Congress The attorney general also says he’ll release a redacted version of the [...]

In Asbest, Russia, Making Asbestos Great Again

ASBEST, Russia — Sniped at for decades by health advocates, Russia’s doggedly defiant producer of asbestos — a substance banned as a killer by more than 60 countries — thinks it has perhaps finally found the perfect figure for [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s exaggerations about the Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is taking his interpretation of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation well beyond the facts. He says he’s been fully exonerated based on a four-page summary of Mueller’s nearly [...]

Russia Ordered a Killing That Made No Sense. Then the Assassin Started Talking.

RIVNE, Ukraine — The target lived on the sixth floor of a cheerless, salmon-colored building on Vidinska Street, across from a thicket of weeping willows. Oleg Smorodinov found him there, rented a small apartment on the ground floor, [...]

Trump Tower meeting figure: Russia probe ‘not a witch hunt’

NEW YORK (AP) – The music publicist who brokered a meeting between the Trump campaign and a Russian lawyer says Robert Mueller’s Russia probe wasn’t a “witch hunt.” Rob Goldstone, who requested the lawyer’s meeting with Donald [...]

Mueller, Giuliani and Me: Tales from the Russia Probe

Darren Samuelsohn is a senior White House reporter for POLITICO. */ ]]> There I was, getting a flat tire replaced, when my cellphone rang. It was Rudy Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer, and it wasn’t the first time over the [...]