Manafort Tries to Avoid House Arrest by Offering $12 Million

President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort offered to post $12 million in real estate and life insurance assets and to limit his travel in a bid to avoid continued house arrest, according to court documents filed on Saturday. Manafort, who ran Trump’s presidential campaign ...
2017-11-04 23:01:38 +0000

Manafort's Ties to Russia Coincide with Work on Trump’s Campaign

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Manafort, former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, had three U.S. passports, millions in assets and ties to Russian oligarchs, according to federal court documents after his indictment on tax fraud and money laundering charges. Manafort and associate Rick...
2017-11-01 18:05:37 +0000

Who are Paul Manafort and Rick Gates?

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Manafort, a businessman and long-time Republican Party operative, surrendered on Monday to the FBI to face the first charges produced by a special counsel investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. <h2>Who is Paul Manafort?</...
2017-10-30 17:00:58 +0000

Conspiracy Against US: Trump aide Paul Manafort charged

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, was indicted on charges of money laundering and conspiracy against the United States, the most serious step yet in a special counsel investigation into Russian links with Trump’s 2016 White House campaign....
2017-10-30 16:24:02 +0000

FBI wiretapped Trump's Paul Manafort before, after election

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. investigators wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort under secret court orders before and after the 2016 election, CNN reported on Monday. The New York Times, citing two people close to the case, also reported that prosecutors told Manafort they pla...
2017-09-19 04:40:08 +0000

Mueller Probe of Manafort Intensifies: Cooperation With New York Attorney General

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team is working with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on its investigation into Paul Manafort and his financial transactions, according to several people familiar with the matter. The cooperation is the latest indication that the federal probe into P...
2017-08-31 17:01:50 +0000

FBI raids home of Trump's Paul Manafort

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - FBI agents seized documents and other material last month at the Virginia home of President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, as part of a special counsel's probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a spokesman for Mana...
2017-08-09 18:32:42 +0000

Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort will testify in Congress

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump Jr. and President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort are scheduled to testify publicly on Capitol Hill next week as part of investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein told Reuters the special counsel,...
2017-07-19 22:22:30 +0000

Paul Manafort resigns as Donald trump campaign chair

REUTERS - Paul Manafort resigned as chairman of Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign on Friday, no longer enjoying the full confidence of a Republican candidate who is trying to boost his flagging White House bid. Trump said in a statement he had accepted Manafort's resignation, but did n...
2016-08-19 19:54:51 +0000