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Manafort's Real-Estate Deals Said to Be Probed by N.Y.'s Top Cop

Eric SchneidermanNew York State has opened an investigation into the real-estate dealings of President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, deepening the already intense legal scrutiny of the young administration.

The probe by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, one of the most outspoken critics of the president, is in a preliminary stage, according to a person familiar with the matter who asked not to be named because the investigation isn’t public. Manafort, who ran Trump’s campaign from April to August last year, has owned property in the Hamptons and Trump Tower in Manhattan.


Harvard Constitutional Scholar Calls For Trump Impeachment Probe

Laurence TribeA top Harvard constitutional law professor is calling for an impeachment investigation into Donald Trump for obstruction of justice, branding the president’s firing of FBI Director James Comey as an “obvious effort to interfere with a probe involving national security.”

To “wait for the results of the multiple investigations underway is to risk tying our nation’s fate to the whims of an authoritarian leader,” Professor Laurence Tribe wrote in an opinion piece in The Washington Post on Saturday. Tribe added that Trump’s conduct “strongly suggests that he poses a danger to our system of government.”


Protesters spell out 'RESIST' at Trump golf course

protesters spell out RESIST at Trump golf courseHundreds of demonstrators spelled out the word “RESIST!” at Trump National Golf Club in Rancho Palos Verdes, California on Saturday, as a protest against President Trump.

A group calling themselves “Indivisible San Pedro” was responsible for the protest. A member of the group told CBS2 in Los Angeles that the protest was held to call for a special prosecutor to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.


Judge Orders Trump To Turn Over Rudy Giuliani’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Memo

Guiliani memos requestedThe Trump administration must turn over a memo and other documents from a commission led by former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani that is believed to have laid out ways to “legally” ban Muslims from entering the country, a federal judge ruled on Thursday.

U.S. District Judge Victoria Roberts issued the ruling as part of an ongoing lawsuit in the Eastern District of Michigan against President Donald Trump’s second executive order banning travelers from several Muslim-majority countries and suspending the refugee resettlement program. The ban has been blocked in the courts.


FBI searches Annapolis GOP fundraising firm connected to Paul Manafort

Strategic Capaign group raided by FBIFBI agents executed a search warrant Thursday at an office of a fundraising and consulting firm in Annapolis that works for Republican candidates and conservative causes nationwide, the 11 News I-Team has learned.

The investigation is being run out of Washington, not locally, the I-Team has learned. The Washington FBI office said the investigation, including the raid, is being done with “fierce coordination.”

An FBI spokesperson said don't expect a release of documents "anytime soon."



Five Reasons the Comey Affair Is Worse Than Watergate

Trump crisis worse than WatergateThe tangled affair now known as Watergate began 45 years ago, before most of today’s U.S. population had even been born. (The median age of Americans is about 38, so most people in the country were born in 1979 or thereafter.)

Thus for most people “Watergate” is a historical allusion—obviously negative in its implications, since it led to the only presidential resignation in American history, but probably hazy in its details.


Roger Stone contradicts Trump, says he has spoken to the president ‘very recently’

Roger Stone said he saw President recentlyThe Trump administration can’t keep its story straight.

President Trump took to Twitter early Wednesday morning to shoot down reports that his confidant, political strategist Roger Stone, was among those who advised him to fire FBI Director James Comey.

“The Roger Stone report on @CNN is false - Fake News. Have not spoken to Roger in a long time - had nothing to do with my decision,” read the president’s 5:57 a.m. tweet about a CNN report claiming Stone influenced Trump’s decision to fire Comey.


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