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Papadopoulos documents offer new insight on DNC email hacking timeline
Further details about the interaction between different political operatives and Russian officials during the 2016 election have added more context to the timeline of the Clinton campaign and Democratic National Committee email hacking scandal and how it unfolded at the time. The court documents
Investigators follow flow of money to Trump from wealthy donors with Russian ties
Three Americans with significant Russian business connections contributed almost $2 million to political funds controlled by Donald Trump, ABC News has learned. The timing of contributions coming from US citizens with ties to Russia, is now being questioned by investigators for special counsel
Congressional investigators zoning in on Manafort communication with liaison abroad
Sources with knowledge of the investigation surrounding former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort tell ABC News a key focus for congressional investigators is emails between Manafort and his longtime associate Konstantin Kilimnik. Kilimnik, often referred to in these emails as “KK,” has served
About Oleg Deripaska , the Russian billionaire who worked with Paul Manafort
The billionaire metals magnate, Oleg Deripaska, has been a useful man for Russian president Vladimir Putin . Since becoming one of Russia’s richest men in the early 2000s, Deripaska has put his wealth at the Kremlin’s command and even offered himself once as public whipping boy for Putin. When the
Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has called questions about alleged Russia ties 'absurd'
Paul Manafort laughed off questions about any ties that either he or the Trump campaign had with Russia or Russian President Vladimir Putin during an interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos nearly eight months ago. The question arose days after the Republican National Convention concluded,
Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had multimillion-dollar contract with Russian oligarch, AP says
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin , according to a new Associated Press report. The AP reported there was a $10 million annual contract between Manafort and aluminum magnate Oleg
Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort faces new allegations from Ukraine over 'black ledger' payments
A Ukrainian lawmaker today said he has fresh proof that President Trump ’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort , received illegal, off-the-books payments from the country’s toppled pro-Russian president. Coming a day after the FBI confirmed it is investigating potential links between Trump’s
Security Blocks Road to Sochi's Shelter for Strays
The road to the only private kennel in the remote hills above Sochi was blocked by security today and the kennel’s operator said the animal shelter had become overcrowded with strays rounded up from the Olympic venue. ABC News tried to visit the kennel today,...
Winter Olympics 2014: Some Sochi Dogs Safe in Mountain Refuge
Spurred by Sochi’s stray dog crisis, Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska has set up a remote animal shelter high up in the hills above Sochi. There’s no running water and no electricity, but it’s clean, save haven from the city’s efforts to cull homeless canines ahead...