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Subject: FBI INVESTIGATION

Trump-Era Special Counsel Secures Indictment of Lawyer for Firm With
Sep 16 2021 Charlie Savage, Adam Goldman. New York Times.

Trump Completes Russiagate Cover-up by Pardoning Paul Manafort
Dec 23 2020 Jonathan Chait. Intelligencer.

Senate panel told Justice Dept. of suspicions over Trump family members' Russia testimony
Aug 15 2020 Karoun Demirjian, et al. Washington Post.

Ex-Justice Dept. official says Michael Flynn secretly `neutered' Obama's moves on Russia
Aug 5 2020 Devlin Barrett. Washington Post.

Outsider Tapped in Flynn Case Calls Justice Dept. Reversal a `Gross Abuse' of power
Jun 10 2020 Charlie Savage, Adam Goldman. New York Times.

The #MAGA Lawyer Behind Michael Flynn's Scorched-Earth Legal Strategy
Jan 17 2020 Keith Kloor. Politico.

Michael Flynn's sentencing set for Jan. 28 after judge rejects his attacks on FBI, Justice Department
Dec 16 2019 Spencer S. Hsu, Carol D. Leonnig. Washington Post.

James Comey: The truth is finally out. The FBI fulfilled its mission
Dec 9 2019 James Comey. Washington Post.

Trump lashes out at FBI director in wake of Justice Department inspector general's report
Dec 10 2019 John Wagner, Matt Zapotosky. Washington Post.

FBI was justified in opening Trump campaign probe, but case plagued by `serious failures,' inspector general finds
Dec 9 2019 Devlin Barrett, et al. Washington Post.

Michael Flynn told Mueller's team White House, congressional officials tried to influence his cooperation
May 17 2019 CBS News.

New Mueller probe revelations explain Trump's rage
Mar 20 2019 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Special counsel prosecutors say they have communications of Stone with Wikileaks
Feb 15 2019 Katelyn Polantz. CNN.

Americans view Mueller as more credible than Trump, but views of his probe are scattered
Feb 12 2019 Scott Clement, Matt Zapotosky. Washington Post.

Here's why Robert Mueller is so interested in Paul Manafort's time on the campaign
Feb 8 2019 Philip Bump. Washington Post.

Mueller hauled before secret FISA court to address FBI abuses in 2002, Congress told
Feb 6 2019 John Solomon. The Hill.

Mueller: Shared evidence was used to discredit special counsel probe
Jan 30 2019 Darren Samuelsohn. Politico.

The juiciest morsel in Mueller's charges against Roger Stone
Jan 25 2019 Darrel Samuelsohn, Josh Gerstein. Politico.

Roger Stone's Arrest Was Appropriate, Not Heavy-Handed
Jan 26 2019 Chuck Rosenberg. Lawfare.

Longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone says he's falsely accused after indictment by special counsel in Russia investigation
Jan 25 2019 Devlin Barrett, et al. Washington Post.

Longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone indicted by special counsel in Russia investigation
Jan 25 2019 Rosalind S. Helderman, et al. Washington Post.

Witness in special counsel probe, former Stone associate, collected payments from Infowars through job Stone arranged
Jan 24 2019 Manuel Roig-Franzia, Rosalind S. Helderman. Washington Post.

The many red flags raised by William Barr's hearing
Jan 16 2019 E.J. Dionne Jr.. Washington Post.

How Robert Mueller Can Write a Report the Justice Department Cannot Suppres
Jan 10 2019 Benjamin Wittes. Lawfare.

Lobbyist who got Trump Inaugural tickets for Ukrainian still having secret dealings with prosecutors
Dec 31 2018 Katelyn Polantz. CNN.

Robert Mueller's Legal Masterpiece
Dec 17 2018 Matt Ford. The New Republic.

A Holiday Mystery: Why Did John Roberts Intervene in the Mueller Probe?
Dec 30 2018 Nelson W. Cunningham. Politico.

Chief Justice Roberts issues stay in case of unknown subpoena
Dec 23 2018 Josh Gerstein. Politico.

Mystery company involved in Mueller investigation appeals to Supreme Court
Dec 22 2018 Katelyn Polantz. CNN.

Mueller seeks Roger Stone's testimony to House intelligence panel, suggesting special counsel is near end of probe of Trump adviser
Dec 19 2018 Carol D. Leonnig, et al. Washington Post.

Michael Flynn's sentencing delayed after judge tells the ex-Trump adviser he may not avoid prison time
Dec 18 2018 Spencer S. Hsu, et al. Washington Post.

The `Michael Flynn is an innocent hero' conspiracy theory suffers a major setback
Dec 17 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Robert Mueller is the most unknowable man in Washington
Dec 16 2018 Roxanne Roberts. Washington Post.

A `loud gong': National Enquirer's surprise deal could imperil Trump
Dec 12 2018 Darren Samuelsohn. Politico.

Trump tries to change the story, but Russia cloud darkens
Dec 8 2018 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

5 big takeaways from the new Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort filings
Dec 7 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Trump under pressure after Mueller's Flynn filing
Dec 5 2018 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress in new deal with Mueller in Trump-Russia probe
Nov 29 2018 George Stepanopoulos, et al. ABC News.

Mueller's Targets Are Blowing Up Their Deals. He'll Make Them Pay.
Nov 29 2018 Renato Mariotti. Politico.

Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty to Lying to Congress About Trump Tower Deal in Russia
Nov 29 2018 Benjamin Weiser. New York Times.

What Is Robert Mueller Thinking?
Nov 28 2018 Cristian Farias. New York Times.

Trump's aggressive bid to define Mueller's end game
Nov 29 2018 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Trump's night-owl calls to Roger Stone in 2016 draw scrutiny in Mueller probe
Nov 28 2018 Manuel Roig-Franzia, et al. Washington Post.

The stunning implications of the Manafort-Trump pipeline
Nov 28 2018 Harry Litman. Washington Post.

Mueller will get to the truth even if Manafort is lying
Nov 28 2018 Randall D. Eliason. Washington Post.

How Mueller can use the Manafort plea to get around the White House - if he wants
Nov 28 2018 Deanna Paul. Washington Post.

Giuliani's bizarre bragging about the Manafort-Trump alliance highlights new obstruction questions
Nov 28 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Losing cooperators a blow, but not a fatal one, for Mueller, analysts say
Nov 27 2018 Matt Zapotosky. Washington Post.

Could Robert Mueller be about to tell us something big?
Nov 27 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Mueller says Manafort lied after pleading guilty, should be sentenced immediately
Nov 26 2018 Spence S. Hsu, et al. Washington Post.

Mueller might soon bring charges that even Trump die-hards can't trivialize
Nov 20 2018 Harry Litman. Los Angeles Times.

Stone associate Jerome Corsi is in plea negotiations with special counsel
Nov 23 2018 Rosalind S. Helderman, et al. Washington Post.

After midterms, Mueller prepares blockbuster moves
Nov 21 2018 Brent Budowsky. The Hill.

Trump's battle to destroy the Mueller investigation is officially doomed
Nov 16 2018 Paul Waldman. Washington Post.

`Preparing for the worst': Mueller anxiety pervades Trump world
Nov 15 2018 Darren Samuelsohn. Politico.

New acting A.G. criticized Mueller probe several times
Nov 7 2018 Rebecca Morin. Politico.

The election is almost here. That means Mueller's next move is coming soon
Nov 1 2018 Norman Eisen, Barry H. Berke, Dani James. LMTOnline.

Ex-White House official revises statement to Mueller after Flynn guilty plea
Sep 22 2018 John Bowden. The Hill.

Manafort will cooperate w Mueller as part of guilty plea, prosecutor says
Sep 14 2018 Spencer S. Hsu, Devlin Barrett. Washington Post.

Paul Manafort and special counsel reach tentative plea deal: Sources
Sep 13 2018 Katherine Faulders et al. ABC News.

Be Careful What You Ask For: Wasting Time w Manafort, Cohen, & Russiagate
Aug 24 2018 Jim Kavanagh. Counterpunch.

American political consultant admits foreign $ funneled to Trump inaugura d
Sep 1 2018 Rosalind S. Helderman, Spencer S. Hsu. Washington Post.

Mueller's `speaking indictments' offer clues to strategy
Aug 24 2018 Morgan Chalfant. The Hill.

Manafort Down
Aug 21 2018 Matt Ford. The New Republic.

Cohen willing to tell Mueller about `conspiracy to collude': lawyer
Aug 21 2018 Joe Tocopino. New York Post.

Cohen testifies Trump told him to commit crime by paying off women
Aug 21 2018 Brendan Pierson. Reuters.

Witching Hour for Trump as Fixer Flips and Campaign Boss Convicted
Aug 21 2018 Adam Rawnsley. Daily Beast.

McGahn, White House Counsel, Has Cooperated Extensively in Mueller Inquiry
Aug 18 2018 Michael S. Schmidt, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

FBI fires Strzok after anti-Trump texts
Aug 13 2018 Olivia Beavers. The Hill.

Signs grow that Mueller is zeroing in on Roger Stone
Aug 13 2018 Morgan Chalfant. The Hill.

FBI agent Peter Strzok fired over anti-Trump texts
Aug 13 2018 Matt Zapotosky. Washington Post.

Time for Mueller to bring out the big guns
Aug 9 2018 Harry Litman. Washington Post.

Why Trump is so freaked out by the Manafort trial
Aug 1 2018 Jennifer Rubin. Washington Post.

Trump calls Manafort prosecution `a hoax,' says Sessions should stop Mueller investigation `right now
Aug 1 2018 John Wagner, Devlin Barrett, Carol D. Leonnig. Washington Post.

Sanders: Mueller probe a `hoax and a waste of time'
Jul 23 2018 Emily Birnbaum. The Hill.

Michael Cohen now alleging what would be Trump team's worst cover-up yet
Jul 27 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Mueller examining Trump's tweets in wide-ranging obstruction inquiry
Jul 26 2018 Michael S. Schmidt, Maggie Haberman. via wral.com.

This may be the biggest shoe to drop from the Trump-Michael Cohen tape
Jul 26 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Mueller seeks immunity for 5 witnesses in Manafort case
Jul 18 2018 AP. via Canadian Broadcasting Corportation.

Strzok gave a hard-to-rebut defense of objectivity of Russian Investigation
Jul 12 2018 Philip Bump. Washington Post.

The Peter Strzok fiasco wrecks the GOP's bogus conspiracy theory
Jul 12 2018 Paul Waldman. Washington Post.

Mueller hires more prosecutors as Russia probe moves forward: report
Jul 5 2018 Morgan Gstalter. The Hill.

Mueller has evidence Cohen was in Prague in 2016,confirming part of dossier
Apr 13 2018 Peter Stone, Greg Gordan. McClatchy DC.

Special counsel eyes Russians granted unusual access to Trump inauguration
Jun 28 2018 Matthew Mosk, John Santucci. ABC News.

Mueller obtains Erik Prince's communications
Jun 25 2018 Mallory Shelbourne. The Hill.

Stone's and Caputo's damningly false denials of contact with Russians
Jun 18 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Mueller steamrolls Trump's campaign against him
Jun 15 2018 Darren Samuelsohn, Quint Forgey. Politico.

Manafort jailed after alleged witness tampering
Jun 15 2018 Josh Gerstein. Politico.

'Sobering' IG report damages FBI
Jun 15 2018 Jonathan Easley, Alexis Simendinger. The Hill.

Trump allies seize on DOJ report as they seek to undercut Mueller probe
Jun 14 2018 Robert Costa. Washington Post.

Mueller's public image sinks to all-time low in new poll
Jun 13 2018 Max Greenwood. The Hill.

The 315 people connected to the Russia probes
May 2 2018 Darren Samuelsohn, et al. Politico.

Mueller indicts Paul Manafort, Russian associate on obstruction charges
Jun 8 2018 Devlin Barrett, et al. Washington Post.

Top Intel Dem: Manafort is 'desperate' and 'facing some serious time'
Jun 5 2018 Brett Samuels. The Hill.

In secret memo, Trump's lawyers argued he has complete power over Justice investigations and could not have committed obstruction
Jun 2 2018 Rosalind S. Helderman. Washington Post.

Trump has spent more visiting Mar-a-Lago than Mueller has on Russia probe
Jun 2 2018 John Bowden. The Hill.

Bob Mueller's White Hot Summer
May 29 2018 Nelson W. Cunningham. Politico.

Giuliani slams Mueller probe as `illegitimate'
May 27 2018 Conner O'Brien. Politico.

Mueller moves to sentence Papadopoulos, signaling key step
May 24 2018 Josh Gerstein. Politico.

Could Roger Stone spill Trump's secrets to Mueller?
May 24 2018 Darren Samuelsohn. Politico.

Trump hammers 'Criminal Deep State' over FBI informant
May 23 2018 Louis Nelson. Politico.

Get to know Elliott Broidy, the next major Trump scandal figure
May 22 2018 Paul Waldman. Washington Post.

A big shoe drops in the Mueller probe, as the Taxi King flips
May 22 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

3 Predictions for What Mueller Will Do Next
May 21 2018 Nelson W. Cunningham. Politico.

Justice Dept calls for inquiry after Trump demands probe into whether FBI `infiltrated or surveilled' his campaign
May 20 2018 Matt Zapotosky, Robert Costa, David Nakamura. Washington Post.

Trump says spy infiltrated his campaign; lawyer casts doubt
May 18 2018 Anne Flaherty, Catherine Lucey, Jonathan Lemire AP. Washington Post.

Mueller subpoenas second aide to Roger Stone: report
May 18 2018 Olivia Beavers. The Hill.

Now we know what Trump will say when we learn what he's hiding
May 18 2018 David Von Drehle. Washington Post.

Secret FBI source for Russia investigation met with three Trump advisers
May 18 2018 Robert Costa, et al. Washington Post.

'Bigger than Watergate':Trump & allies push to expose role of FBI source
May 17 2018 Philip Rucker, et al. Washington Post.

Code Name Crossfire Hurricane:The Secret Origins of the Trump Investigation
May 16 2018 Matt Apuzzo, Adam Goldman, Nicholas Fandos. New York Times.

Mueller probe hits one-year mark
May 17 2018 Jonathan Easley, Alexis Simendinger. The Hill.

Mueller subpoenas former Roger Stone media adviser
May 16 2018 Avery Anapol. The Hill.

Giuliani says Mueller has informed him that Trump cannot be indicted
May 16 2018 Brett Samuels. The Hill.

'Buckle up':As Mueller probe enters 2nd yr Trump & allies go on war footing
May 13 2018 Ashley Parker,et al. Washington Post.

Judge challenges Mueller's actions in Manafort case
May 4 2018 Josh Gerstein. Politico.

What Mueller Wants to Ask Trump About Obstruction, and What It Means
Apr 30 2018 Matt Apuzzo, Michael S. Schmidt. Washington Post.

Mueller's Inquiries for Trump in Broad Quest on Russia Ties & Obstruction
Apr 30 2018 Michael S. Schmidt. New York Times.

Trump's false claims to Comey about Moscow stay could aid Mueller
Apr 23 2018 Ben Schreckinger. Politico.

Republicans are actively interfering in the Mueller probe to protect Trump
Apr 19 2018 Greg Sargent. Washington Post.

Cohen's negative headlines complicate Trump's political life
Apr 17 2018 Niall Stanage. The Hill.

Cohen's visiting Prague would be a huge development in Russia Investigation
Apr 14 2018 Philip Bump. Washington Post.

Sources: Mueller has evidence Cohen was in Prague in 2016 Confirming part of dossier
Apr 13 2018 Peter Stone, Greg Gordon. McClatchy.

Mueller told Trump he's not a criminal target But that doesn't mean his evidence against Trump is weak
Apr 4 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Trump Assails Mueller, Drawing Rebukes From Republican
Mar 18 2018 Peter Baker. New York Times.

Andrew McCabe, Fired F.B.I. Deputy, Is Said to Have Kept Memos on Trump
Mar 17 2018 Matt Apuzzo. New York Times.

Trump Lawyer Says Special Counsel Inquiry Should Be Ended
Mar 17 2018 Michael S. Schmidt, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

Mueller Subpoenas Trump Organization, Demanding Documents About Russia
Mar 15 2018 Michael S. Schmidt, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

A Mueller report may never see the light of day
Mar 14 2018 Nelson W. Cunningham. Washington Post.

Nunberg arrives at Mueller grand jury
Mar 9 2018 Josh Gerstein, Darren Samuelsohn. New York Times.

The latest whiff of a coverup in the Russia investigation
Mar 8 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Trump Spoke to Witnesses About Matters They Discussed With Special Counsel
Mar 7 2018 Michael S. Schmidt, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

Businessman with ties to United Arab Emirates is cooperating with Mueller
Mar 6 2018 Devlin Barrett, Sari Horwitz, Rosalind Helderman. Washington Post.

Ex-Trump Aide Sam Nunberg Says He'll Refuse Grand Jury Order. Unless Not
Mar 5 2018 Maggie Haberman, Adam Goldman. New York Times.

Former Trump aide Sam Nunberg called to grand jury, says he will refuse
Mar 5 2018 Josh Dawsey. Washington Post.

Mueller is casting a wide net. We now know the target is Trump
Mar 5 2018 Greg Sargent. Washington Post.

Week 41: Mueller's Digging Picks Up Speed
Mar 3 2018 Jack Shaefer. Politico.

Mueller examining Trump's apparent efforts to oust Sessions in July
Feb 28 2018 Devlin Barrett, Josh Dawsey, Rosalind S. Helden. Washington Post.

Week 40: The Flood Gates Open on Manafort
Feb 24 2018 Jack Shafer. Politico.

Mueller Is Gaining Steam. Should Trump Worry?
Feb 24 2018 Peter Baker. New York Times.

Rick Gates, Trump Campaign Aide, Pleads Guilty in Mueller Inquiry and Will Cooperate
Feb 23 2018 Mark Mazzetti, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

Rick Gates, Trump Campaign Aide to Plead Guilty in Mueller Inquiry & Cooper
Feb 23 2018 Mark Mazzetti, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

How Bob Mueller Bought Himself More Time
Feb 19 2018 Renato Mariatti. Politico.

Clapper predicts 'other shoes to drop' in Mueller probe
Feb 18 2018 Cristiano Lima. Politico.

Trump's Evolution From Relief to Fury Over the Russia Indictment
Feb 18 2018 Katie Rogers, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

Mueller's indictment only scratches the surface of a widespread conspiracy
Feb 16 2018 Randall D. Eliason. Washington Post.

Russia probe lawyers think Mueller could indict Trump
Feb 2 2018 Darren Samuelsohn. Politico.

Mueller Zeros In on Story Put Together About Trump Tower Meeting
Feb 1 2018 Jo Becker/Mark Mazzetti/Matt Apuzzo/Maggie Haberma. New York Times.

Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn and Comey departures
Jan 23 2018 Carol D. Leonnig, Josh Dawsey. Washington Post.

Sessions interviewed by special counsel Probing possible Trump campaign ties with Russia
Jan 23 2018 Ellen Nakashima, Devlin Barrett, Sari Horwitz. Washington Post.

The truth about the FBI's Russia probe
Jan 16 2018 David Ignatius. Washington Post.

Bannon Is Subpoenaed in Mueller's Russia Investigation
Jan 16 2018 Michael S. Schmidt. New York Times.

Bannon subpoenaed by special counsel & House committee to testify on Russia
Jan 16 2018 Karoun Demirjian,Carol Leonnig, Rosalind Halderman. Washington Post.

Trump Sidesteps Question on Mueller Interview
Jan 10 2018 Julie Hirschfeld Davis & Nicholas Fandos. New York Times.

Mueller Positions for Trump Interview, as Lawyers Assess Risk of Investigat
Jan 8 2018 Matt Apuzzo & Micheal S. Schmidt. New York Times.

Mueller indicates he will likely seek interview with Trump
Jan 8 2018 Carol D. Leonnig. Washington Post.

At Trump's behest, top White House lawyer urged Jeff Sessions not to step aside from Russia probe
Jan 5 2018 Matt Zapotosky and Josh Dawsey. Washington Post.

The most potentially damning new revelation about Russia,Trump and Sessions
Jan 4 2018 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Michael Wolff's book leaves breadcrumbs for Mueller to investigate
Jan 4 2018 Jennifer Rubin. Washington Post.

Trump finally turns on the formerly `wonderful man' Michael Flynn
Dec 28 2017 Paul Waldman. Washington Post.

In battle with Mueller, Trump has a big advantage that Nixon did not
Dec 18 2017 Greg Sargent. Washington Post.

What is Trump so desperate to cover up?
Dec 5 2017 Eugene Robinson. Washington Post.

What's in Flynn's plea deal shouldn't scare the White House What isn't should
Dec 1 2017 Asha Rangappa. Washington Post.

How the Flynn Charges Box In Trump
Dec 1 2017 Noah Feldman. Bloomberg.

After Flynn, Are Kushner and Don Jr. Next?
Dec 1 2017 Richard W. Painter & Norman L. Eisen. New York Times.

Michael Flynn's Guilty Plea: 10 Key Takeaways
Dec 1 2017 Harry Litman. New York Times.

'Very Senior' Trump Official Authorized Flynn's Russia Outreach
Dec 1 2017 Betsy Woodruff, Spencer Ackermany. Daily Beast.

Michael Flynn is the key to the Russia scandal - and he may have just flipped on Trump
Nov 24 2017 Paul Waldman. Washington Post.

A Split From Trump Indicates That Flynn Is Moving to Cooperate With Mueller
Nov 24 2017 Michael S. Schmidt, Matt Apuzzo & Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

Senate Judiciary panel: Kushner had contacts about WikiLeaks & Russian overatures he did not disclose
Nov 16 2017 Karoun Demirjian. Washington Post.

Hope Hicks may hold the keys to Mueller's Russia puzzle
Nov 16 2017 Darren Samuelsohn. Politico.

The clear timeline suggesting Donald Trump Jr. coordinated with WikiLeaks
Nov 14 2017 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Robert Mueller looking into allegations Michael Flynn plotted a kidnapping
Nov 10 2017 Jeet Heer. The New Republic.

Three former Trump campaign officials charged by special counsel
Oct 30 2017 Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky. Washington Post.

Trump vs. Manafort? The White House sounds ready to go to war
Sep 21 2017 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Trump blasts AG Sessions for recusing himself from the Russia probe Yes, Sessions would make the cutest Wal Mart greeter!
Jul 19 2017 Abby Phillip. Washington Post.

It's time for the feds to follow the Russian money
Mar 24 2017 Colbert I. King. Washington Post.

President Trump faces his hardest truth: He was wrong
Mar 20 2017 Philip Rucker and Ashley Parker. Washington Post.