Omarosa’s allegations against Trump set up another battle of unreliable narrators

Omarosa and Michael Cohen have made powerful allegations against Trump in recent weeks. But everyone involved has credibility issues.

Trump touts record with minorities after Omarosa criticism, ahead of Charlottesville anniversary

Trump is making a push to show he's the president of "ALL Americans."

Chris Christie says getting opposition research from a foreign government is probably illegal

“I think, quite frankly, it’s probably against the law in addition to being inappropriate."
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Donald Trump’s lawyer is now arguing it was legal for Donald Trump Jr. to meet with Russians

Jay Sekulow also argued the real scandal was James Comey's leaks, not anything connected to Trump.
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Here’s a timeline of Jared Kushner’s controversial security clearance

Democrats are once again calling for Kushner's top-secret security clearance to be revoked amid the Trump Jr. fiasco.

Report: Number of people in Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer climbs to 8

The number of people involved in the meeting has grown.

While You Weren’t Looking: 5 stories from the week unrelated to a certain “high-quality person”

House Republicans set up a battle over funding for Trump's border wall, while two dozen other House Republicans killed an anti-trans amendment on the House floor.
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Report: Former Soviet spy accompanied Russian lawyer in meeting with Donald Trump Jr.

Some U.S. officials believe the spy-turned-lobbyist still has ties to Russian intelligence.

Report: Trump’s lawyers knew about Don Jr.’s Russia emails in June

Trump claims he only learned about this "two or three days ago."

Donald Trump changes story, says his son’s Russia meeting was “mentioned at some point”

"Maybe it was mentioned at some point," Trump told reporters of his son's meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer.
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‘Hot Mic’ podcast: Hannity interviews Trump Jr., FBI Director nominee hearing, Scalise out of ICU

Important stories to know for your Thursday.

House Judiciary Dems demand answers on settlement of major case involving Trump Jr.’s Russian lawyer

After firing U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, the Trump administration settled a $230 million Russian money laundering case for $6 million.
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Trump officials can never seem to remember their contacts with Russians

Donald Trump Jr. is the latest in his father's orbit to suffer an apparent memory lapse when it comes to Russia.

Pro-Trump media tries out various defenses of Donald Trump Jr.’s Russia emails

Right-wing media outlets struggled to coalesce around a unifying counter-narrative.
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Debate: Are the Donald Trump Jr. emails really a smoking gun?

'Mic' asked two pundits to debate whether President Donald Trump's son's correspondence about a meeting with a Russian lawyer are worthy of the mass attention they're receiving.

Here’s what legal experts say the emails mean for Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and the president

The president, his son and his top adviser may all be in legal jeopardy for completely different reasons.

Donald Trump’s lawyer claims Trump didn’t see his son’s emails until they were posted on Twitter

Jay Sekulow claims the president didn't see his son's emails until they were posted online.

Donald Trump Jr. admits he has “probably” met with other Russians

Trump Jr. added it was "certainly not in the context of actual formalized meetings," but he's used that line before.
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The 7 people you need to know about in the Donald Trump Jr. email scandal

A pop star, a lawyer and the president's senior adviser all walk into a room...

Here are all the documented meetings between the Trump team and Russia — that we know of so far

A running list of confirmed contacts between Trump officials and the Kremlin.
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Donald Trump Jr. and Russia: A timeline of his emails and what he knew

Trump Jr. was promised dirt on Hillary Clinton from the Kremlin. "I love it," he responded.

Former NSC senior director on Trump Jr. emails: “It’s worse than it looks”

“The moment the Trump team tried to obscure that fact, as they did repeatedly during the campaign, they became compromised to Russia,” Price said.

Donald Trump Jr. releases emails setting up meeting with Kremlin-connected lawyer

“This is obviously very high level and sensitive information but is part of Russia and its government’s support for Mr. Trump,” the email reads.
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Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. says he wanted dirt on Clinton “so badly”

Veselnitskaya painted Donald Trump Jr. as a man craving dirt on Hillary Clinton.

Report: Donald Trump Jr. knew dirt he was promised on Clinton came from Russian government

Trump Jr. was informed in an email that the purported dirt on Hillary Clinton was part of the Russian government's quest to aide his father's presidential bid.

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Kellyanne Conway backtracks when asked about previous denials of Russian meetings

"Some of the disclosure forms have been amended since that time..."
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Kremlin-connected lawyer met with Trump campaign in 2016, ‘New York Times’ reports

The reported meeting would be the first confirmed meeting between a Russian national and Trump's team during the 2016 campaign.

After CNN, the far right is declaring open season on journalists

On 4Chan, the online alt-right is answering the call to make journalists' lives hell.
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CNN accused of blackmailing the Reddit user who posted the viral Trump meme

The hashtag #CNNBlackmail cropped up on Twitter on Wednesday.