Michael Flynn Pleads Guilty, Wants to Cooperate in Russia Probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn on Friday pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, prosecutors said, adding that he had spoken with a top member of Trump’s transition team regarding his communications with Russia’s ambassador to th...
2017-12-02 06:25:19 +0000

Is Flynn cooperating with Mueller or he's just bluffing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, have told Trump’s legal team they can no longer discuss a probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, indicating Flynn may be cooperating with the investigation, the New York Times r...
2017-11-24 06:49:48 +0000

Flynn & Son: Mafia Style Plot with Turkish Government

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether U.S. President Donald Trump’s first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was involved in an alleged plan to seize a Muslim cleric and deliver him to Turkey in exchange for millions of dollars, the Wall Street Jour...
2017-11-11 07:17:50 +0000

Mueller Gathered Sufficient Evidence Charging Trump Aide Flynn & Son

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Special Counsel Robert Mueller has collected sufficient evidence to charge Michael Flynn, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, and his son, NBC News reported on Sunday, citing multiple sources familiar with the investigation. NBC News said Mu...
2017-11-05 18:00:41 +0000

FBI investigator Mueller to probe Mike Flynn's Turkey ties

WASHINGTON — Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible ties between the Trump election campaign and Russia, is expanding his probe to include a grand jury investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, three sources told Reuters. The move means Mueller’s po...
2017-06-02 15:27:48 +0000

Senate panel to subpoena Flynn businesses after he declined to collaborate

WASHINGTON — The leaders of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday they would subpoena two of former national security adviser Michael Flynn's businesses after Flynn declined to comply with a subpoena for documents in the panel's Russia probe. "While we disagree with General Fl...
2017-05-23 22:12:21 +0000

Flynn Invoked the 'Fifth Amendment' and Declined to Collaborate

Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn declined on Monday to comply with a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee as it investigates possible Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. He invoked his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination, as fi...
2017-05-22 20:41:54 +0000

Senate Intel has not received a subpoena response from Flynn

Lawyers for President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn have not yet indicated whether Flynn plans to comply with the Senate Intelligence Committee's subpoena for documents, the panel's chairman said in a statement on Thursday. "General Flynn’s attorneys have not ye...
2017-05-18 18:22:41 +0000

Trump asked Comey to shut down the investigation into Flynn

WASHINGTON — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to shut down an investigation into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia, an associate of Comey, who has seen the memo, said on Tuesday. The explosive...
2017-05-17 04:02:23 +0000

U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Flynn

By Patricia Zengerle | WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee issued a subpoena on Wednesday demanding documents related to Russia from U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn, ramping up its monthslong investigation of Mosco...
2017-05-11 03:18:46 +0000

OBAMA AND YATES WARNED TRUMP ABOUT FLYNN

By Patricia Zengerle and Warren Strobel | WASHINGTON — Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates testifies about potential Russian interference in the presidential election before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill. Yates said she warned the White House in January that then-nation...
2017-05-09 04:26:00 +0000

Pentagon Warned Flynn In 2014 For Taking Foreign Money

The Pentagon's inspector general has launched an investigation into whether Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, took money from foreign entities without needed approval, according to a letter released by House Democrats on Thursday. The inspector general i...
2017-04-27 16:18:58 +0000

Michael Flynn Failed To Disclose Payments From Russia

Washington — Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser, failed to disclose payments from a Russian television network and a second firm linked to Russia in a February financial disclosure form, according to documents released by the White House on Saturday. In a financial disclos...
2017-04-02 01:52:51 +0000

Trump Wants Immunity For Flynn, But No Sign The Request Will Be Granted

By Mark Hosenball | WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday backed a decision by his former national security adviser to seek immunity in congressional probes of possible ties between his campaign and Russia, but there was no immediate sign that the request would be granted. Retired ...
2017-03-31 17:37:25 +0000

Trump's former adviser, Michael Flynn Wants To Talk about Russia

Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has offered to testify before congressional committees probing potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russia but wants protection against "unfair prosecution," his lawyer said on Thursday. <h2><a href="http://global-gather...
2017-03-31 18:24:41 +0000

Mike Flynn worked as a “foreign agent” for the Turkish government

WASHINGTON — Michael Flynn, who Trump called a 'wonderful man' and was fired from his prominent White House job last month, has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for $530,000 worth of lobbying work before Election Day that may have aided the Turkish government. As the A...
2017-03-10 02:30:12 +0000

Trump knew that Flynn was misleading over Russia

By Steve Holland and Richard Cowan | WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump knew for weeks that national security adviser Michael Flynn had misled the White House about his contacts with Russia but did not immediately force him out, an administration spokesman said on Tuesday. Trump was ...
2017-02-14 22:19:45 +0000

Trump May Have Had His Worst Week - Flynn Resigns

By Steve Holland and John Walcott | WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday after revelations that he had discussed U.S. sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador to the United States before Trump took office and misled Vice Pre...
2017-02-14 10:15:46 +0000

Mike Flynn Seeks Immunity To Testify

<blockquote><h2>Former national security adviser may know details of Russia ties</h2> <h3>President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn is reportedly willing to testify about the Trump team’s ties with Russia in exchange for immunity from prosecution.</h3> Flynn, w...
2017-03-31 03:01:29 +0000