Trump under pressure over Comey, Cohen, collusion probe; Reporter: Trump lied to me to get on Forbes 400 list; Comey memos renew questions over Trump's behavior; Rudy Giuliani joins Trump's personal legal team
Trump claims Comey memos show no obstruction, collusion; DNC sues Trump campaign & Russia, alleging conspiracy; Roger Stone to NYT: Trump treats Cohen "like garbage"; NYT: Trump lawyers resigned to strong chance Cohen cooperates; Michael Cohen's lawyer: Cohen could be indicted soon; Putin in Jan. 2017: Russian prostitutes "best in the world"; Comey: Trump has "a hunger for affirmation"; Reporter: Trump's wealth was closer to $5M than $100M; Reporter: Trump posed as spokesman, lied to embellish wealth; CNN obtains Comey memos about conversations with Trump; WH tells CNN: Comey raising concerns now to "sell books"; Giuliani joining Trump legal team to help end Mueller probe; Comey: Giuliani's comments prompted FBI investigation; Stormy Daniels' legal fight heads back to court; Stormy Daniels lawyers says she's been threatened
Fired FBI Director speaks to CNN as Trump feud escalates; Comey: I could be a witness in case against McCabe; WH Officials: Trump has "weathered Comey," but "wildcard" Cohen is "consuming him"
Justice dept. submits criminal referral on Andrew McCabe; CNN: Justice Dept. to give Comey's memos to congress; Report: Rosenstein told Trump he's not a target in Mueller probe"; Comey: Trump "clearly not" adhering to our values; Comey on possible Trump obstruction, Russia probe; Comey: "unlikely" but "possible" Trump compromised by Russia; Ex-Trump lawyer warns president: Cohen likely to flip; Comey: I definitely don't hate President Trump; What would Comey have done differently in Clinton probe?; Comey: Kelly said he didn't want to work for "dishonorable" people; McCabe attorney: criminal referral is unjustified; Comey: can't say if Cohen is vulnerable in Russia probe;Comey: can't answer if nation would be better off with Clinton
"Con job"? Multiple reports of past threats by Trump associates; Trump contradicts himself on why he fired Comey; Pompeo meets with Kim Jong Un during secret trip; Russia: U.S. will not impose new sanctions against Moscow; Former First Lady passes away
CNN: government to start showing seized docs to Cohen this week; Comey: I don't know why I was fired; Comey: the Republican Party left me; McCabe pushes back against Comey, reasons for his firing; Trump confirms CIA director met with Kim Jong Un this month; Corker: Pompeo meeting with Kim Jong Un shows he has "stature"; Trump expresses confidence in Pompeo nomination; Rand Paul to meet with Pompeo after Trump call; Trump on Pompeo confirmation: Rand Paul has never let me down; Wash Post: Hannity operating as shadow chief-of-staff; Haley to WH on Russia sanctions: "I don't get confused"; WH official: call was made to Russian embassy to clear up confusion over Haley comments; How Barbara Bush shaped the Republican establishment; Barbara Bush: "I don't know how women can vote" for Trump
Stormy Daniels unveils sketch of man she says threatened her; Comey slams Trump's jail threat: "this is not normal"; WH blames Amb. Haley, says she may have been confused; Eyewitness: woman was sucked into broken plane window
Source: Trump more troubled by Cohen than Comey; Stormy team offers $100k reward for info on man in sketch; Stormy Daniels asks public to help "ID the thug" who threatened her; Judge: Cohen's legal team can review seized records; Michael Cohen's mystery client is Sean Hannity; Stormy Daniels' lawyer: Michael Cohen will flip on Trump; Comey: Trump's leadership "threatening some of our values"; Trump lashes out at Comey; implies he should be in jail; Comey: we're numb to Trump accusing people of crimes; Comey: the danger of Trump is we will become numb to this; Comey: "I'm not trying to make fun of President Trump"; Haley on Sunday: sanctions against Russia are coming; WH: Haley may have been accused about sanctions claim; WH walks back Haley's Russia sanctions announcement; Kudlow: Haley got "ahead of the curve" on announcement; Sen. Corker: sounds like "confusion" from WH on Russia sanctions; State Department: new Russia sanctions could come soon; Albright: "I feel sorry" for U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley; Trump: Direct, high level talks with North Korea have started; Woman nearly sucked out of window during deadly plane incident; Sean Penn's new satirical novel takes on U.S. culture; Penn on book: "one has to redefine satire" due to Trump; Penn: some Americans voted out of rage and pain; Sean Penn takes on Trump in new novel
Michael Cohen's mystery third client is Sean Hannity; Comey: Trump is "morally unfit to be president"; Albright: Trump is most "undemocratic" U.S. president in modern era; Stormy Daniels & her attorney speak after Cohen raid hearing
Trump lawyer in court over FBI raid, Stormy also appears; Feds: Cohen investigation is "fast-moving"; DOJ: Cohen has been under criminal investigation for months; Avenatti: Cohen will be indicted within 90 days; Source: Hannity never asked Cohen to assert attorney-client privilege; WH aides, not Trump, take lead on countering Comey INTV; Trump: "disgruntled" Comey "lied," "committed many crimes"; Comey on Trump: "some evidence of obstruction of justice"; Comey: "it's possible" Russians have dirt on Trump; Wash Post: Trump nixes new Russia sanctions announced by Haley; Fmr Secy of State Albright: Trump has "fascist" tendencies; Avenatti: Trump's personal attorney is "radioactive"; Judge adjourns hearing for Trump's personal lawyer
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