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Deutsche Bank, Signature cutting ties with Donald Trump after riots

The lenders are following social media outlets and other companies in suspending ties with the president after he encouraged attendees at a rally last week to march on the Capitol, where they stormed the building and interrupted the certification of the electoral college vote.
President Donald Trump owes Deutsche Bank AG more than $300 million(REUTERS)
President Donald Trump owes Deutsche Bank AG more than $300 million(REUTERS)
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Michael Cohen book “Disloyal: The True Story of the Former Personal Attorney to President Donald J. Trump” to be published on Sept 8

Earlier in the day, Cohen had released the book’s foreword, writing of his estranged former boss, “He wouldn’t mind if I was dead.
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer for US President Donald Trump, arrives at his Manhattan apartment after being released from federal prison to serve the remainder of his sentence under home confinement in New York City, New York US.(REUTERS)
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer for US President Donald Trump, arrives at his Manhattan apartment after being released from federal prison to serve the remainder of his sentence under home confinement in New York City, New York US.(REUTERS)
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 12:23 PM IST
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New York | By Associated Press | Posted by: Shankhyaneel Sarkar

Donald Trump accuses ex-lawyer of perjury, citing unpublished book

Donald Trump accused his former lawyer of perjury on Friday, saying Michael Cohen’s scathing testimony to Congress this week contradicted a manuscript he wrote last year that complimented the US president.
Cohen, who worked for the president for a decade as his top “fixer” at the Trump Organization, assailed his ex-boss as “a racist... a conman... a cheat” in testimony Wednesday to the House Oversight Committee.(AP)
Cohen, who worked for the president for a decade as his top “fixer” at the Trump Organization, assailed his ex-boss as “a racist... a conman... a cheat” in testimony Wednesday to the House Oversight Committee.(AP)
Updated on Mar 03, 2019 09:20 AM IST
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New York | By Agence France-Presse

Donald Trump had conversations on Moscow tower up to the 2016 US elections: lawyer

US President Donald Trump had conversations about a proposed project to build a Trump Tower in Moscow throughout the 2016 presidential campaign, far later than previously acknowledged, his lawyer said Sunday.
U.S. President Donald Trump.(REUTERS FILE PHOTO)
U.S. President Donald Trump.(REUTERS FILE PHOTO)
Updated on Jan 21, 2019 11:43 PM IST
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Mueller’s office refutes news report that Trump asked lawyer to lie to Congress

The report had alleged, citing two federal law enforcement officials, that the president had instructed his lawyer Cohen to lie about the Moscow project during his testimony to Congress and that earlier, as a candidate, asked him to plan a visit for him to Moscow to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin.
U.S. President Donald Trump talks to the media, ahead of his departure to Dover, Delaware, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas(REUTERS)
U.S. President Donald Trump talks to the media, ahead of his departure to Dover, Delaware, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas(REUTERS)
Published on Jan 19, 2019 11:24 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj

Special Counsel Robert Mueller disputes report that Donald Trump told Michael Cohen to lie to Congress

The BuzzFeed report, published Thursday night, set off criticism of Trump from congressional Democrats -- although most took care to say that the allegations were disturbing if true.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller took the rare step of denying a media report about his Russia investigation, rejecting a story by BuzzFeed News saying that President Donald Trump instructed his former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.(Reuters Photo)
Special Counsel Robert Mueller took the rare step of denying a media report about his Russia investigation, rejecting a story by BuzzFeed News saying that President Donald Trump instructed his former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Jan 19, 2019 09:06 AM IST
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From 3 government shutdowns to Supreme Court Judge Kavanaugh, the highs and lows of Donald Trump’s 2018

Here’s a look at the major events — some high, some low — that have undoubtedly shaped Trump’s thinking heading into 2019.
For president Donald Trump, 2018 has been a year of perpetual motion. He has presided over near constant turmoil as he has increasingly relied on his own instincts.(Reuters Photo)
For president Donald Trump, 2018 has been a year of perpetual motion. He has presided over near constant turmoil as he has increasingly relied on his own instincts.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Dec 23, 2018 07:29 PM IST
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Donald Trump knew hush-money payments were wrong: ex-lawyer Michael Cohen

Donald Trump acted because he “was very concerned about how this would affect the election,” Michael Cohen told ABC News of the women’s allegations in his first comments since being sentenced to three years in prison on Thursday.
Combination photo of US president Donald Trump (right) and his former lawyer Michael Cohen (left).(AFP Photo)
Combination photo of US president Donald Trump (right) and his former lawyer Michael Cohen (left).(AFP Photo)
Updated on Dec 14, 2018 05:49 PM IST
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Donald Trump denies any ties to ex-lawyer Michael Cohen’s crimes

Michael Cohen, who once said he would “take a bullet for Trump,” was sentenced in New York on Wednesday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to orchestrating the payments that were part of the “dirty deeds” he did at the behest of Trump.
US president Donald Trump on Thursday said he never told his private lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law and denied any ties to his crimes, a day after Cohen was sentenced to prison on charges that included hush money payments to women ahead of the 2016 presidential election.(Reuters Photo)
US president Donald Trump on Thursday said he never told his private lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law and denied any ties to his crimes, a day after Cohen was sentenced to prison on charges that included hush money payments to women ahead of the 2016 presidential election.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Dec 13, 2018 09:58 PM IST
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Former Donald Trump lawyer Michael Cohen jailed for 3 years, says ‘job was to cover his dirty deeds’

President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen delivered a blistering attack on his former boss as he pleaded for leniency on Wednesday in federal court.
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen delivered a blistering attack on his former boss as he pleaded for leniency on Wednesday in federal court.(AFP File Photo)
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen delivered a blistering attack on his former boss as he pleaded for leniency on Wednesday in federal court.(AFP File Photo)
Updated on Dec 13, 2018 12:16 AM IST
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New York | By Yashwant Raj

Donald Trump defends hush money payments as ‘simple private transaction’

Under US law, campaign contributions, defined as things of value given to a campaign to influence an election, must be disclosed. Such payments are also limited to $2,700 per person.
Donald Trump on Monday defended hush money payments reported by his former lawyer a day after Democrats said the US president could face impeachment and jail time if the transactions are proven to be campaign finance violations.(REUTERS)
Donald Trump on Monday defended hush money payments reported by his former lawyer a day after Democrats said the US president could face impeachment and jail time if the transactions are proven to be campaign finance violations.(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 10, 2018 08:25 PM IST
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Washington | By Reuters

For first time, prosecutors connect US president Donald Trump to federal crime

Federal law requires that any payments made “for the purposes of influencing” an election must be reported in campaign finance disclosures. The court filing Friday makes clear that the payments were made to benefit Donald Trump politically.
The justice department says that president Donald Trump directed illegal payments to buy the silence of two women whose claims of extramarital affairs threatened his presidential campaign, the first time prosecutors have connected Trump to a federal crime.(Reuters Photo)
The justice department says that president Donald Trump directed illegal payments to buy the silence of two women whose claims of extramarital affairs threatened his presidential campaign, the first time prosecutors have connected Trump to a federal crime.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Dec 08, 2018 11:19 PM IST
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Trump urges ‘full sentence’ for his ex-lawyer Cohen in Russia probe

US president Donald Trump has described Mueller’s probe as a political witch hunt. Russia denies interfering in the U.S. election.
US president Donald Trump described Cohen as weak and a liar and said he himself did nothing wrong in relation to the Moscow project.(REUTERS)
US president Donald Trump described Cohen as weak and a liar and said he himself did nothing wrong in relation to the Moscow project.(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 04, 2018 09:47 AM IST
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Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen pleads guilty, says lied about president’s Moscow project

Michael Cohen had earlier said the talks about the project stalled in January 2016, just a month before the Iowa caucus. But, he told a New York court on Thursday, negotiations had continued for another five months till June.
US President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen exits Federal Court after entering a guilty plea in Manhattan, New York City on November 29, 2018.(REUTERS)
US President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen exits Federal Court after entering a guilty plea in Manhattan, New York City on November 29, 2018.(REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 30, 2018 10:06 AM IST
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In her book, Stormy Daniels says sex with Trump was the ‘least impressive’ she’d ever had

Porn star Stormy Daniels claims to have had a sexual liason with US President Donald Trump at a celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe in 2006.
Stormy Daniels, the porn star currently in legal battles with US President Donald Trump, speaks during a ceremony in her honour in West Hollywood, California.(Reuters File Photo)
Stormy Daniels, the porn star currently in legal battles with US President Donald Trump, speaks during a ceremony in her honour in West Hollywood, California.(Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Sep 18, 2018 11:40 PM IST
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Washington | By Agence France-Presse

Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen’s company offers to drop Stormy Daniels’ hush-money agreement

An attorney for Essential Consultants said the company wants Daniels to repay the $130,000 she was paid as part of the nondisclosure agreement, which was signed days before the 2016 presidential election, according to a letter included in a Friday night court filing.
The company set up by Donald Trump’s former personal attorney offered Friday to rescind Stormy Daniels’ hush-money agreement and dropped plans for its threatened $20 million lawsuit against the porn actress for allegedly violating the deal.(Reuters File Photo)
The company set up by Donald Trump’s former personal attorney offered Friday to rescind Stormy Daniels’ hush-money agreement and dropped plans for its threatened $20 million lawsuit against the porn actress for allegedly violating the deal.(Reuters File Photo)
Published on Sep 08, 2018 10:01 AM IST
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Loyalty tested as Trump’s closest confidants like Cohen, Flynn and others become witnesses

Revelations that two of Donald Trump’s closest longtime allies have struck cooperation deals shows that federal prosecutors are chipping away at one of the president’s most cherished values: loyalty
(FILES): This December 21, 2016 file photo shows US President-elect Donald Trump (L) with with Trump National Security Adviser designate Lt. General Michael Flynn (R) at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida.(AFP)
(FILES): This December 21, 2016 file photo shows US President-elect Donald Trump (L) with with Trump National Security Adviser designate Lt. General Michael Flynn (R) at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida.(AFP)
Updated on Aug 25, 2018 07:47 PM IST
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Trump Organization CFO granted immunity to speak on payments made to Michael Cohen

Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg is a key figure in Donald Trump’s orbit.
Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen implicated Donald Trump saying the hush money paid to two women were made on Trump’s instructions and in coordination with him.(AP)
Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen implicated Donald Trump saying the hush money paid to two women were made on Trump’s instructions and in coordination with him.(AP)
Updated on Aug 25, 2018 07:28 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Yashwant Raj, Washington

Trump denies wrongdoing after lawyer implicates him, warns against impeachment

White House struggles to manage the fallout after president’s lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed a hush-money scheme to buy the silence of two women who say they had affairs with him.
US President Donald Trump departs after awarding a Medal of Honor posthumously to Air Force Technical Sergeant John A. Chapman in the East Room at the White House in Washington on August 22, 2018.(REUTERS)
US President Donald Trump departs after awarding a Medal of Honor posthumously to Air Force Technical Sergeant John A. Chapman in the East Room at the White House in Washington on August 22, 2018.(REUTERS)
Updated on Aug 23, 2018 07:05 PM IST
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Associated Press, Washington | By HT Correspondent

Donald Trump says market would ‘crash’, everyone would be poor if he is impeached

Donald Trump made the statement while responding to a question on his mounting legal woes
The US president also launched into a rambling statement on job creation and other economic progress he said had been made during his presidency.(Reuters File Photo)
The US president also launched into a rambling statement on job creation and other economic progress he said had been made during his presidency.(Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Aug 23, 2018 05:30 PM IST
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AFP,Washington | By Agence France Presse

Two ex-advisors of Trump face jail, one blames him

Michael Cohen, a former lawyer and fixer for Donald Trump, has pleaded guilty to campaign finance violation and bank fraud and implicated his then boss without naming him
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to U.S. President Donald Trump, exits from federal court in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.hush payments to women who claimed to have had affairs with the president.(Bloomberg)
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to U.S. President Donald Trump, exits from federal court in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.hush payments to women who claimed to have had affairs with the president.(Bloomberg)
Updated on Aug 22, 2018 10:52 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj

Ex-Trump aide Cohen pleads guilty, implicates US president; Manafort found guilty

Trump aide Michael Cohen pointed to the US president as a co-conspirator, alleging that he acted “in coordination and at the direction of a candidate for federal office.”
US president Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty in a New York court on Tuesday.(Representative Image/REUTERS)
US president Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty in a New York court on Tuesday.(Representative Image/REUTERS)
Updated on Aug 22, 2018 10:42 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj

Trump denies he knew of son’s meeting with Kremlin lawyer as claimed by former aide

US President Donald Trump on Friday denied he had advance knowledge of a meeting his son and members of his campaign team had with a Russian lawyer with links to Kremlin in June 2016 at Trump Tower, as reportedly claimed by his former lawyer Michael Cohen.
US President Donald Trump accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen of making up stories about his son and campaign team’s meeting with a Kremlin lawyer.(Reuters)
US President Donald Trump accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen of making up stories about his son and campaign team’s meeting with a Kremlin lawyer.(Reuters)
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 10:08 AM IST
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HT Correspondent, Washington | By HT Correspondent

Did Trump discuss payments to former Playboy model? Here’s what the recording reveals

US President Donald Trump’s lawyers say the three-minute recording was made surreptitiously by Michale Cohen during what seems to be a casual, campaign-related conversation with Donald Trump in September 2016.
US President Donald Trump speaks about trade relations with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, US.(Reuters File Photo)
US President Donald Trump speaks about trade relations with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, US.(Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Jul 26, 2018 09:11 AM IST
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Tape out: Trump discusses hush money on affair with Playboy model

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, July 25, 2018.(AP Photo)
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, July 25, 2018.(AP Photo)
Updated on Jul 26, 2018 01:42 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj, Washington

Trump says his lawyer’s recording their phone conversations is ‘perhaps illegal’

Trump was suggesting that there might be legal consequences for Cohen for breaching the attorney-client privilege
President Donald Trump waves as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport, in Morristown, N.J., Friday, July 20, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)(AP)
President Donald Trump waves as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport, in Morristown, N.J., Friday, July 20, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)(AP)
Updated on Jul 22, 2018 08:45 AM IST
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Donald Trump says lawyer’s recording ‘perhaps illegal’, denies wrongdoing

On reports of being recorded by his lawyer Michael Cohen, Trump tweeted, “The good news is that your favorite President did nothing wrong!”
Trump’s onetime personal attorney Michael Cohen recorded a conversation with Trump two months before the 2016 election in which they discussed buying the rights to a story by a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with Trump, one of the president’s lawyers said on Friday.(AP)
Trump’s onetime personal attorney Michael Cohen recorded a conversation with Trump two months before the 2016 election in which they discussed buying the rights to a story by a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with Trump, one of the president’s lawyers said on Friday.(AP)
Updated on Jul 21, 2018 08:16 PM IST
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Washington | By Reuters

Michael Cohen recorded Donald Trump discussing payment for Playboy model’s account of affair with him

Trump’s campaign had said it knew nothing about any payment to Karen McDougal.
US President Donald Trump was secretly taped by his longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, discussing payments to Playboy model Karen McDougal, with whom he allegedly had an affair, and the recording is in FBI hands.(AFP)
US President Donald Trump was secretly taped by his longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, discussing payments to Playboy model Karen McDougal, with whom he allegedly had an affair, and the recording is in FBI hands.(AFP)
Updated on Jul 21, 2018 06:05 PM IST
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New York | By Associated Press

Charges against Stormy Daniels, porn star who battled Trump, dropped hours after arrest

Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, is suing US President Donald Trump and his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen to nullify a 2016 non-disclosure agreement preventing her from speaking out about the affair she says she had with Trump in 2006.
US President Trump has denied an affair with adult film star Stormy Daniels.(Reuters)
US President Trump has denied an affair with adult film star Stormy Daniels.(Reuters)
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 11:42 PM IST
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Washington | By Associated Press

Trump’s reimbursement to lawyer raises new legal questions

Trump discloses he reimbursed his lawyer Michael Cohen more than $100,000 last year, apparently in connection with the payment of hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels.
US President Donald Trump makes remarks at a roundtable meeting on sanctuary cities May 16, 2018, in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, DC.(AFP)
US President Donald Trump makes remarks at a roundtable meeting on sanctuary cities May 16, 2018, in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, DC.(AFP)
Updated on May 17, 2018 03:37 PM IST
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