Judge dismisses lawsuit accusing Trump’s Washington DC hotel of “unfair competition”

The federal judge said ruling against Trump's business would mean "condemning a broad swath of legitimate business conduct."

New York judge allows lawsuit against Trump Foundation to move forward

The judge rejected the Trumps' claim that the lawsuit was biased and politically motivated.

Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg granted immunity for helping prosecutors in Cohen probe

Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg is the latest to flip on the president.

Trump Organization’s finances, shrouded in secrecy, bring fresh legal action

Two recent legal challenges demonstrate how the Trump Organization's ties to the presidency remain shrouded in secrecy.

While You Weren’t Looking: 5 political stories from the week that don’t come with a 6-month deadline

Betsy DeVos kills campus sexual assault protections and an anti-science politician is tapped to lead NASA.

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."

Trump’s “Made in America” week is getting roasted for exactly the reason you would think

The White House should have seen this coming from a mile away.
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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.

Former interpreter for the US government reported to have been in Trump Jr. meeting

There is still at least one other person at the meeting who has yet to be identified.

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.

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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.
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Report: Donald and Ivanka Trump companies use law firm run by Philippine government official

The report once again raises significant questions about Trump's myriad conflicts of interest.

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

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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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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.

Donald Trump Jr. agrees to be interviewed by Senate Intel committee about his Russia meeting

The president's son tweeted that he would be "happy to work with the committee."