Trump tried to play down his relationship with Cohen, his longtime "fixer", who claims the president directed a hush-money scheme to buy the silence of two women who say they had affairs with Trump. Outside allies of the White House said they had received little guidance on how to respond to the events in their appearances on cable news.
Cohen had said Tuesday he secretly used shell companies to make payments used to silence former Playboy model Karen McDougal and adult-film actress Stormy Daniels for the objective of influencing the 2016 election.
After four days of deliberation, jurors found him guilty of eight counts: five of making false income tax returns, two of bank fraud and one of failure to report foreign bank and financial accounts.
The US president lauded the 69-year-old Manafort for leaving his fate to a jury rather than striking a plea deal - a move that has sparked speculation Manafort hopes for a pardon.
"One of the reasons I respect Paul Manafort so much is he went through that trial", Trump said. Sometimes you get some pretty good information by watching shows.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 13, 2018. Still, some lawmakers and other officials are concerned Russia's behavior is not changing quickly enough.
And I know she influenced so many people in this room tonight and I want to thank you Aretha for empowering all of us. Then the criticism came as it seemed to many like her tribute was more like an anecdote about her own career. "Well.
Tech pioneer Elon Musk has admitted that stress is taking a heavy toll on him personally in what he called an "excruciating" year. The billionaire was forced to apologise to a British diver who helped to rescue the boys after Musk labelled him " pedo guy ".
The team behind the upcoming James Bond 25 movie have announced a big change: Danny Boyle will no longer serve as director. If you were thinking things were a little too quiet on the James Bond front the last few months, now we know why.
Chinese regulators have frozen approval of game licenses, Bloomberg reported on August 15, citing people familiar with the matter. Tencent hasn't been able to cash in on the world's most popular games, including Fortnite and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds .
I'm good where I am now. "I think we have to work, improve in the basics and I'm not talking about only the defenders". The closure of the English transfer window on 9 August means Chelsea now can not sign any players until January.
Last Friday, President Donald Trump ramped up his attack on Turkey by doubling US tariffs on Turkish aluminum and steel imports. He said the Assad government has a right to defend itself against opposition attacks and Moscow will support those operations.
The Supreme Court put the brakes on it in 2016 after energy-producing states sued the EPA, saying it had exceeded its legal reach. The administration's own analysis also shows that the plan would result in 1,400 more premature deaths than the Clean Power Plan.
Akshay Kumar’s movie strikes Gold with Rs 25.25 crores on Day 1
Satyameva Jayate , directed by Milap Milan Zaveri, has John playing a vigilante who tracks down corrupt officials and kills them. Gold is a sports based thriller that depicts independent India's first Olympic gold in hockey at the 14th London Olympiad.
Rudy Giuliani Says ‘Truth Isn’t Truth’
A TV host was left with his head in his hands after Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Guiliani told him that " truth isn't truth ". TODD: You believe that this is on them, that you guys have not delayed the interviewing, delayed the negotiations with Mr.
Omarosa: I believe Trump wants to start a race war
Perhaps the best thing that could have been said about her up until now is that most people probably didn't know who she was. She has already released several secret audio recordings, including of the meeting in which she was sacked by Kelly.
The Jonas clan is here
If you need a refresher, here's the picture of Priyanka and Raveena at Manish Malhotra's party that went viral - notice the ring. The source was further quoted as saying, "Everything is very secretive but guests are expected to head there starting tomorrow.
Real Madrid Star: We Must Forget About Cristiano Ronaldo
Real's only signings have been defender Alvaro Odriozola, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and Brazilian teenager Vinicius Jr. This was also Julen Lopetegui's first competitive match as Real Madrid's head coach, and it ended disappointingly.