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Prosecutors expected to rest their case in Trump hush money trial

Michael Cohen will return to the witness stand for the last time before prosecutors rest their case against Donald Trump in the former president's hush money case Monday.
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Michael Cohen is asked about taking an oath as he is cross-examined by defense lawyer Todd Blanche during former President Donald Trump's criminal trial in Manhattan state court in New York City, May 16, 2024 in this courtroom sketch.
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Michael Cohen returns for 4th day on stand in Trump criminal trial

Former President Donald Trump's ex-fixer, Michael Cohen, is expected to retake the stand as the judge has told lawyers to prepare for closing statements as soon as tomorrow.
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VIDEO: Michael Cohen returns for 4th day on stand in Trump criminal trial
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Cohen testifying again in final stretch of Trump hush money trial

The judge said jurors could begin deliberating soon to decide whether former President Donald Trump is guilty of 34 felony counts falsifying business records.
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VIDEO: Cohen testifying again in final stretch of Trump hush money trial
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Michael Cohen returns to the witness stand for the final time

It remains to be seen if Trump's defense team will have the former president testify in his own defense.
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VIDEO: Michael Cohen returns to the witness stand for the final time
May 20, 2024 at 9:39 AM

What are the potential outcomes of Trump's hush money trial?

With Donald Trump's Manhattan criminal trial underway, experts said there are several potential outcomes to the case.
May 20, 2024 at 9:39 AM
Former President Donald Trump appears at Manhattan Supreme Court during his trial on May 16 2024.
May 20, 2024 at 7:06 AM

Many remember solid economy under Trump, but his record also full of hype, debt

Numbers show that the economy during Donald Trump’s presidency has never lived up to his own hype
May 20, 2024 at 7:06 AM
FILE - Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally, May 1, 2024, in Waukesha, Wis. Numbers show that the economy during Trump's presidency has never lived up to his own hype. But polling shows Americans are more confident about his economic leadership than that of President Joe Biden. The question of who can best steer the U.S. economy could be a deciding factor in who wins November's presidential election.( AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)
May 19, 2024 at 7:52 PM

Meet some of the New Yorkers waiting overnight to get a seat at the Trump trial

Members of the public lined up days in advance to score a seat inside the courtroom for Donald Trump's criminal trial.
May 19, 2024 at 7:52 PM
About a dozen members of the public lined up outside the Manhattan Criminal Courthouse on Saturday to secure a seat for Monday's proceedings.
May 19, 2024 at 7:24 PM

New debate rules will prevent ‘circus atmosphere’ Trump wants: Chris Van Hollen

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz interviews Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 7:24 PM
VIDEO: 1-on-1 with Sen. Chris Van Hollen
May 19, 2024 at 6:13 PM

Agreeing to debate is a ‘hail mary’ for the Biden campaign: Marc Lotter

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz interviews Marc Lotter on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 6:13 PM
VIDEO: 1-on-1 with Marc Lotter
May 19, 2024 at 4:52 PM

New debate rules will help separate ‘substance from the superficial’: Donna Brazile

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 4:52 PM
VIDEO: New debate rules will help separate ‘substance from the superficial’: Donna Brazile
May 19, 2024 at 4:50 PM

How presidential debates can make or break campaigns

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz examines the history and legacy of presidential debates on “This Week.”
May 19, 2024 at 4:50 PM
VIDEO: How presidential debates can make or break campaigns
May 19, 2024 at 2:13 PM

Trump addresses NRA, promising roll back of gun-control policies

Former President Donald Trump attended a National Rifle Association conference on Saturday, promising members that he would roll back every one of President Joe Biden’s gun-control policies.
May 19, 2024 at 2:13 PM
VIDEO: Trump addresses NRA, promising roll back of gun-control policies
May 19, 2024 at 12:46 AM

Trump positions himself as protector of Second Amendment at NRA convention

Donald Trump promised attendees at the NRA convention in Dallas that he will protect gun rights and roll back some of President Joe Biden's gun reforms.
May 19, 2024 at 12:46 AM
VIDEO: Trump positions himself as protector of Second Amendment at NRA convention
May 18, 2024 at 11:02 PM

Colorado GOP chair's embrace of Trump tactics splits party as he tries to boost his own campaign

Dave Williams has deployed former President Donald Trump’s belligerent politics to vault himself from a former state representative to chairman of the Colorado Republican Party
May 18, 2024 at 11:02 PM
May 18, 2024 at 3:18 AM

Trump campaigns in Minnesota, predicting he will win the traditionally Democratic state in November

Former President Donald Trump used a day off from his hush money trial Friday to headline a Republican fundraiser in Minnesota, a traditionally Democratic state that he boasts he can carry in November
May 18, 2024 at 3:18 AM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the Minnesota Republican Lincoln Reagan Dinner Friday, May 17, 2024, at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Abbie Parr)
May 18, 2024 at 2:19 AM

Trump attends son Barron's high school graduation on day off from court

He had complained that he wouldn't be allowed to be on hand in Florida.
May 18, 2024 at 2:19 AM
Former President Donald Trump waves as he attends the graduation ceremony of his son, Barron Trump, at Oxbridge Academy in Palm Beach, Fla., May 17, 2024.
May 17, 2024 at 7:24 PM

Trump attends son Barron’s graduation from Florida private school

Court proceedings were paused to allow the former president to attend his son’s graduation.
May 17, 2024 at 7:24 PM
Court proceedings were paused to allow the former president to attend his son’s graduation.
May 17, 2024 at 4:24 PM

Trump to campaign in Minnesota, Biden targets Black voters in Georgia

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump have agreed to two unprecedented early debates.
May 17, 2024 at 4:24 PM
Trump to campaign in Minnesota while Biden aims at Black voters in Georgia
May 17, 2024 at 3:46 PM

Trump’s defense attorneys on the attack against Cohen

Former President Donald Trump's defense accused Michael Cohen of lying about a phone call related to the hush money case. ABC News legal contributor Brian Buckmire provides analysis.
May 17, 2024 at 3:46 PM
VIDEO: Trump’s defense attorneys on the attack against Cohen
May 17, 2024 at 2:55 PM

How do voters feel about the Biden-Trump debates?

As debates between Joe Biden and Donald Trump have been rapidly set, some voters are excited but unsure if what they’ll watch will have an impact on who they’ll vote for.
May 17, 2024 at 2:55 PM
In this combination photo, President Joe Biden speaks May 2, 2024, in Wilmington, N.C., left, and Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally, May 1, 2024, in Waukesha, Wis.
May 17, 2024 at 2:54 PM

Matt Gaetz, Lauren Boebert are latest loyalists to appear at Trump's New York trial

Reps. Matt Gaetz, Lauren Boebert and more appeared at the New York courthouse where Donald Trump is standing trial.
May 17, 2024 at 2:54 PM
Rep. Matt Gaetz walks amid former President Donald Trump's trial for allegedly covering up hush money payments linked to extramarital affairs, at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York, May 16, 2024.
May 17, 2024 at 2:53 PM

5 big takeaways from Day 18 of Trump's hush money trial

Defense attorney Todd Blanche hammered away at former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's credibility Thursday in former President Donald Trump's criminal hush money trial.
May 17, 2024 at 2:53 PM
Former President Donald Trump attends his trial at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York City, on May 16, 2024.
May 17, 2024 at 2:09 PM

Trump lawyer grills Michael Cohen during cross-examination

The defense accused Michael Cohen of lying about a phone call Cohen testified he had with former President Donald Trump in October 2016 by reading texts between him and Trump's bodyguard on that date.
May 17, 2024 at 2:09 PM
VIDEO: Trump lawyer grills Michael Cohen during cross-examination
May 17, 2024 at 10:30 AM

Trump hush money trial turns fiery as defense accuses Michael Cohen of lying

Trump’s hush money trial turned heated Thursday when the defense accused Michael Cohen of lying about a call he said had been about the alleged deal with Stormy Daniels.
May 17, 2024 at 10:30 AM
Michael Cohen is asked about taking an oath as he is cross-examined by defense lawyer Todd Blanche during former President Donald Trump's criminal trial in Manhattan state court in New York City, May 16, 2024 in this courtroom sketch.
May 17, 2024 at 4:15 AM

Michael Cohen faces tough cross-examination while on the stand

ABC News investigative reporter Olivia Rubin and senior counsel at Cozen O'Connor Jerry Goldfeder analyze another concluding day in the former president's criminal hush money trial.
May 17, 2024 at 4:15 AM
Michael Cohen faces tough cross-examination while on the stand
May 17, 2024 at 12:03 AM

Trump attorney grills Michael Cohen on cross-examination in hush money case

Donald Trump’s former fixer was attacked by Trump's defense attorney, Todd Blanche, as a serial liar out for revenge. Cohen will be back on the witness stand Monday.
May 17, 2024 at 12:03 AM
VIDEO: Trump attorney grills Michael Cohen on cross-examination in hush money case
May 17, 2024 at 12:01 AM

Trump attorney presses Cohen on alleged lies and crimes

Former President Donald Trump’s defense team questions Michael Cohen’s credibility on a phone call he claims to have had with Trump. ABC News' Jonathan Karl discusses Cohen's testimony.
May 17, 2024 at 12:01 AM
VIDEO: Trump attorney presses Cohen on alleged lies and crimes
May 17, 2024 at 12:01 AM

Trump lawyers question Michael Cohen in cross examination

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May 17, 2024 at 12:01 AM
VIDEO: Trump lawyers question Michael Cohen in cross examination
May 16, 2024 at 9:46 PM

Trump defense team begins questioning Cohen about facts of hush money case

In another day of tense cross-examination, defense attorney Todd Blanche is now calling Michael Cohen's earlier testimony lies.
May 16, 2024 at 9:46 PM
VIDEO: Trump defense team begins questioning Cohen about facts of hush money case
May 16, 2024 at 6:35 PM

Previewing Michael Cohen's 2nd day of cross-examination in Trump trial

Cohen has offered the most incriminating testimony so far that Donald Trump was aware of and directly involved in hush money payments to Stormy Daniels.
May 16, 2024 at 6:35 PM
VIDEO: Previewing Michael Cohen's 3rd day of cross-examination in Trump trial
May 16, 2024 at 3:34 PM

Michael Cohen set for 2nd day of cross-examination in Trump trial

ABC News’ Aaron Katersky reports on the latest developments in former President Donald Trump’s hush money trial.
May 16, 2024 at 3:34 PM
VIDEO: Michael Cohen set for 2nd day of cross-examination in Trump trial
May 16, 2024 at 2:46 PM

Former Trump attorney’s credibility in question

Here's how former Trump attorney Michael Cohen's previous conviction of perjury could impact the prosecution's case.
May 16, 2024 at 2:46 PM
Former Trump attorney’s credibility in question
May 16, 2024 at 2:23 PM

Biden and Trump agree to presidential debates

President Joe Biden and Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, have agreed to face off in a CNN debate on June 27 and an ABC News debate on Sept. 10.
May 16, 2024 at 2:23 PM
VIDEO: Biden and Trump agree to presidential debates
May 16, 2024 at 11:25 AM

Michael Cohen to return to witness stand for 3rd day of testimony in Trump trial

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen is set to return to the witness stand Thursday to face a full day of cross-examination in Donald Trump's criminal hush money trial.
May 16, 2024 at 11:25 AM
Michael Cohen is cross examined by defense lawyer Todd Blanche before Justice Juan Merchan, as former President Donald Trump watches during Trump's trial in Manhattan state court in New York City, May 14, 2024, in this courtroom sketch.
May 16, 2024 at 1:12 AM

Biden, Trump agree to 2 presidential debates

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump will debate in June on CNN and in September on ABC News.
May 16, 2024 at 1:12 AM
VIDEO: Biden, Trump agree to 2 presidential debates hosted by ABC News on Sept. 10
May 15, 2024 at 11:13 PM

Trump and Biden set to debate

The two candidates have agreed to a June debate in Atlanta and a September debate in New York City on ABC.
May 15, 2024 at 11:13 PM
VIDEO: Trump and Biden set to debate
May 15, 2024 at 10:46 PM

Trump and Biden reach agreement on debate

President Joe Biden and the man he defeated in the last presidential election, Donald Trump are set to go head-to-head in two debates. ABC News contributor Mark Updegrove weighs in on the matchup.
May 15, 2024 at 10:46 PM
VIDEO: Trump and Biden reach agreement on debate
May 15, 2024 at 8:44 PM

Biden mocks Trump with 'Free on Wednesdays' shirts after challenging him to debates

The dig stems from former President Donald Trump's hush money trial not happening on Wednesdays.
May 15, 2024 at 8:44 PM
VIDEO:  Biden mocks Trump with 'Free on Wednesdays' shirts after challenging him to debates
May 15, 2024 at 8:33 PM

Biden, Trump agree to ABC News and CNN debates

President Joe Biden on Wednesday challenged Donald Trump to participate in two 2024 presidential debates.
May 15, 2024 at 8:33 PM
President Joe Biden and Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, are set to face off in an ABC News presidential debate in September.
May 15, 2024 at 7:48 PM

Michael Cohen's former attorney talks about Trump's hush money trial

Lanny Davis represented Cohen during his 2018 federal probe.
May 15, 2024 at 7:48 PM
VIDEO: Michael Cohen's former attorney talks about Trump's hush money trial
May 15, 2024 at 6:24 PM

What to know about Trump’s hush money trial

ABC News’ Aaron Katersky and John Santucci discuss the latest on former President Donald Trump’s hush money trial.
May 15, 2024 at 6:24 PM
VIDEO: What to know about Trump’s hush money trial
May 15, 2024 at 4:38 PM

Biden, Trump agree to presidential debate hosted by ABC News on Sept. 10

President Biden challenged Trump to another debate on June 27.
May 15, 2024 at 4:38 PM
VIDEO: Biden, Trump agree to presidential debate hosted by ABC News on Sept. 10
May 15, 2024 at 4:37 PM

Former Trump attorney expected to take the stand for 3rd day in hush money trial

Prosecutors are unsure if former President Donald Trump will be called to the stand.
May 15, 2024 at 4:37 PM
VIDEO: Former Trump attorney expected to take the stand for 3rd day in hush money trial
May 15, 2024 at 4:28 PM

Biden challenges Trump to 2 presidential debates

President Joe Biden on Wednesday challenged Donald Trump to participate in two 2024 presidential debates.
May 15, 2024 at 4:28 PM
President Joe Biden on Wednesday challenged Donald Trump to participate in two 2024 presidential debates.
May 15, 2024 at 2:17 PM

Michael Cohen faces cross-examination

The cross-examination of Michael Cohen at President Donald Trump's hush money trial got off to a combative start before he was grilled on his truthfulness and a TikTok video.
May 15, 2024 at 2:17 PM
VIDEO: Michael Cohen faces cross-examination
May 15, 2024 at 1:59 PM

4 big takeaways from Day 16 of Trump's hush money trial

The state's star witness, former Trump attorney Michael Cohen, took the stand Monday in former President Trump's criminal hush money trial.
May 15, 2024 at 1:59 PM
Assistant district attorney Susan Hoffinger, questions witness Michael Cohen as Donald Trump listens in Manhattan criminal court, May 13, 2024, in New York.
May 15, 2024 at 1:52 PM

Trump 'veepstakes' at fundraiser

Several of the former president's potential running mates were seen at a New York fundraiser hours after Trump’s former fixer Michael Cohen was cross-examined in court.
May 15, 2024 at 1:52 PM
VIDEO:  Trump 'veepstakes' at fundraiser
May 15, 2024 at 1:42 PM

Biden, Trump projected to win the 2024 presidential primaries

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump clinched their parties' respective nominations earlier this year.
May 15, 2024 at 1:42 PM
President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump clinched their parties' respective nominations earlier this year.
May 15, 2024 at 10:29 AM

Biden once slammed Trump's China tariffs. Now he's building on them: ANALYSIS

New tariffs on China announced Tuesday represent a major shift for President Joe Biden, who was once critical of Trump-era tax hikes on Beijing.
May 15, 2024 at 10:29 AM
President Joe Biden sits down to sign a document imposing major new tariffs on electric vehicles, semiconductors, solar equipment and medical supplies imported from China in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, May 14, 2024.
May 15, 2024 at 10:27 AM

Michael Cohen testifies about how Trump turned his life 'upside down'

In emotional testimony on Tuesday, Michael Cohen spoke about how his loyalty former president Donald Trump turned his life “upside down.”
May 15, 2024 at 10:27 AM
Michael Cohen leaves his apartment building on his way to Manhattan criminal court in New York, May 14, 2024.