A bank flagged transactions, including large cash deposits, made before and after Rinat Akhmetshin attended the 2016 Trump Tower meeting.

Emma Loop • 17 days ago

Ahead of Michael Cohen’s testimony, read the original paper trail behind the campaign to build Europe’s tallest tower in Moscow — and how it played out alongside Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.

Azeen Ghorayshi • 17 days ago

Trump told the New York Times the Moscow development was “not important” and he was “not even sure they had a site.” But documents reveal early plans to build the luxury skyscraper on an industrial complex near the Moscow River.

Emma Loop • 21 days ago

Rep. Jackie Speier is seeking answers about Mnuchin’s reported business dealings with a Ukrainian-born billionaire with ties to Oleg Deripaska.

Emma Loop • 24 days ago

The House Judiciary Committee chair will ask the acting attorney general at an upcoming hearing about the report that President Trump directed his lawyer to lie to Congress.

Emma Loop • One month ago

Rudy Giuliani confirmed BuzzFeed News reports that negotiations to build a Trump Tower in Moscow continued during the 2016 election — but denied that the president told Michael Cohen to lie about it.

Emma Loop • One month ago

“Such an instruction would amount to obstruction of justice,” one Democrat said.

Emma Loop • One month ago

Outside researchers provide the deepest look yet at Russian efforts to influence American politics in reports released by the Senate Intelligence Committee Monday.

Emma Loop • 2 months ago

Democratic members said they will look into the plan, reported by BuzzFeed News, when they assume control of the committee in January.

Emma Loop • 2 months ago

“Do not despair of our present difficulties but believe always in the promise and greatness of America,” McCain wrote before his death Saturday.

Emma Loop • 5 months ago

The former presidential nominee, senator from Arizona, and war hero served in Congress for more than three decades. He was held captive for more than five years during the Vietnam War and aggressively opposed the use of torture by the US throughout his political career.

Emma Loop • 6 months ago

Last year, staff inside Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network questioned whether the department was deliberately trying to stymie the Senate’s investigation.

Emma Loop • 6 months ago

WikiLeaks says it is "considering the offer."

Emma Loop • 6 months ago

"Some feel that we as a society are sitting in a burning room, calmly drinking a cup of coffee, telling ourselves, 'This is fine.' ... That's not fine."

Tanya Chen • 6 months ago

“We have found evidence of connections between these accounts and previously identified [Russia Internet Research Agency] accounts.”

Ryan Mac • 6 months ago

The Senate Intelligence Committee is planning on holding two hearings on social media as part of its Russia investigation.

Emma Loop • 7 months ago

The symbolic measure was aimed at dissuading Trump from accepting a deal proposed by Putin to turn over US officials for questioning by Russian investigators.

Emma Loop • 7 months ago

Last year, the Senate Intelligence Committee requested financial transactions on Maria Butina and Alexander Torshin that banks deemed to be "suspicious" or "derogatory."

Emma Loop • 7 months ago

FBI agent Peter Strzok defended his texts criticizing Donald Trump during the 2016 election, saying Republicans' implications "corrode" Americans' trust in the FBI.

Sarah Mimms • 7 months ago

The Senate Intelligence Committee endorsed the conclusions of a January 2017 intelligence community assessment that Trump and House Republicans have sought to discredit.

Emma Loop • 7 months ago