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In a court in Washington on Tuesday, Gen Michael Flynn was lambasted by a federal judge, who expressed “disgust” at the three-star general’s attempts to mislead investigators. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

To date, Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government, has laid criminal cha(...)

Paul Manafort could spend the rest of his life in prison, experts said. Photograph: Reuters

US president Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort breached his plea deal by lying to federal investigators, US prosecutors said in a (...)

Left to right: Donald Trump’s former lawyer, Michael Cohen,  President Trump, and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. Photographs: AFP/Getty Images

The guilty plea entered by Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen and the conviction of his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort brings the number of p(...)

Michael Cohen, US president Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer and longtime fixer, leaving federal court in New York on Tuesday, where he  pleaded guilty  to campaign finance violations and other charges. Photograph: Andres Kudacki/New York Times

US president Donald Trump has accused his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, of making up “stories in order to get a ‘deal’”. Mr Trump’s tweet came afte(...)

Paul Manafort spoke once during the trial, when asked by the judge whether he wished to testify in his own defense. “No, sir,” he said. File photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been found guilty on tax fraud charges in Virginia federal court, in a partial (...)

Paul Manafort’s lead defence lawyer, Kevin Downing, walks on Friday to the courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia, where the jury is deliberating in the bank and tax fraud case against the former Trump campaign chairman. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

The jury in the trial of Paul Manafort began deliberating for a third day on Monday about whether to convict the former Trump campaign chairman for f(...)

Rick Gates (right), testifies on the fifth day of the trial of Paul Manafort (front left), on bank and tax fraud charges. Sketch: Bill Hennessy/Reuters

US prosecutors plan to wrap up their tax and bank fraud case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on Monday, making it likely the cas(...)

Paul Manafort arrives for arraignment on an indictment against him by special counsel Robert Mueller on charges of witness tampering, in Washington DC on June 15th. Photograph:  Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

A week before the Trump presidential campaign announced that it had hired Paul Manafort, a New York Yankees ticket specialist alerted him that his ann(...)

Kevin Downing, lead lawyer for former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, leaves the courtroom in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday, where Mr Manafort is on trial. Photograph: Zach Gibson/Bloomberg

Defence lawyers for Paul Manafort made a last-ditch attempt on Wednesday to torpedo the key witness at his trial by asking whether he had failed to di(...)

Rick Gates, former campaign aide to US President Donald Trump, departs after a hearing at US District Court in Washington, DC, last December. File photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

The star witness in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort faced tough questioning on cross-examination on Tuesday about a “secret(...)

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