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US Secret Service rejects suggestion it vetted Trump son's meeting - AOL;

US Secret Service rejects suggestion it vetted Trump son's meeting - AOL

AOLUS Secret Service rejects suggestion it vetted Trump son's meetingAOLWASHINGTON, July 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. Secret Service on Sunday denied a suggestion from President Donald Trump's personal lawyer that it had vetted a meeting between the president's son and Russian nationals during the 2016 campaign.and more »

'Unbelievable' that Donald Trump did not know of son's Russia meeting, top Democrat says - Evening Standard;

'Unbelievable' that Donald Trump did not know of son's Russia meeting, top Democrat says - Evening Standard

Evening Standard'Unbelievable' that Donald Trump did not know of son's Russia meeting, top Democrat saysEvening StandardA top Democrat has said that it is “unbelievable” Donald Trump did not know of his son's meeting with a Russian lawyer. Senator Mark Warner, the most senior Democrat on the US Senate Intelligence Committee, said he plans to quiz everyone involved in ...and more »

Sen. Warner: Congress 'Going to Have to Address' Dissemination of 'Fake News' - CNSNews.com

Sen. Warner: Congress 'Going to Have to Address' Dissemination of 'Fake News'CNSNews.comSen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) told CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday that "the whole role of these social media platforms in terms of disseminating fake news is a policy question that we're going to have to address." (Screen grab from CBS's "Face the Nation ...and more »

Timeline Of Trump And Russia In Mid-2016: A Series Of Coincidences Or Something More? - Iowa Public Radio;

Timeline Of Trump And Russia In Mid-2016: A Series Of Coincidences Or Something More? - Iowa Public Radio

Iowa Public RadioTimeline Of Trump And Russia In Mid-2016: A Series Of Coincidences Or Something More?Iowa Public RadioThen-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump appeared to encourage Russia to continue hacking Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's emails at a press conference on July 27, 2016, in Doral, Fla. Evan Vucci / AP ...and more »

US Secret Service refutes Donald Trump's lawyer's claim it vetted son's Russia meeting - The Independent;

US Secret Service refutes Donald Trump's lawyer's claim it vetted son's Russia meeting - The Independent

The IndependentUS Secret Service refutes Donald Trump's lawyer's claim it vetted son's Russia meetingThe IndependentThe US Secret Service has denied a suggestion from President Donald Trump's personal lawyer that it had vetted a meeting between the President's son and Russian nationals during the 2016 campaign. Donald Trump Jr has acknowledged that he met in ...and more »

US Secret Service rejects suggestion it vetted Trump son's meeting with Russians - Daily News & Analysis;

US Secret Service rejects suggestion it vetted Trump son's meeting with Russians - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisUS Secret Service rejects suggestion it vetted Trump son's meeting with RussiansDaily News & AnalysisSecret Service spokesman Mason Brayman said the Trump Jr. was not under Secret Service protection at the time of the meeting. The US Secret Service on Sunday denied a suggestion from President Donald Trump's personal lawyer that it had vetted a ...and more »

Trump Slams Hillary Clinton and 'Fake News' Media, Denounces Double Standard in Treatment of Don Jr. - Fox News;

Trump Slams Hillary Clinton and 'Fake News' Media, Denounces Double Standard in Treatment of Don Jr. - Fox News

Fox NewsTrump Slams Hillary Clinton and 'Fake News' Media, Denounces Double Standard in Treatment of Don Jr.Fox NewsFOX NEWS - President Trump on Sunday defended his son and attacked fake news media on Twitter, claiming their reports are "distorting democracy" in the nation. "Hillary Clinton can illegally get the questions to the Debate & delete 33,000 emails but my ...and more »

'Trump Jr. didn't have protection during Russian lawyer meeting' - India.com

'Trump Jr. didn't have protection during Russian lawyer meeting'India.comWashington, July 17 (IANS) The US Secret Service (USSS) is pushing back on Donald Trump's attorney's remarks that there was nothing questionable going on at a meeting between the President's eldest son a Russian lawyer. On Sunday, the President's ...and more »

Not our job: Secret Service rejects Trump lawyer's claim it vetted Russia meeting attendees - South China Morning Post;

Not our job: Secret Service rejects Trump lawyer's claim it vetted Russia meeting attendees - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostNot our job: Secret Service rejects Trump lawyer's claim it vetted Russia meeting attendeesSouth China Morning PostThe US Secret Service on Sunday denied a suggestion from President Donald Trump's personal lawyer that it had vetted a meeting between the president's son and Russian nationals during the 2016 campaign. SCMP Today: Intl Edition. Get updates direct to ...and more »

Trump lawyer says nothing illegal in son's Russia meeting - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Trump lawyer says nothing illegal in son's Russia meetingHonolulu Star-AdvertiserWASHINGTON >> President Donald Trump's attorney insisted today there was nothing illegal in the meeting Trump's eldest son had with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign. Donald Trump Jr.'s willingness to meet with the lawyer in the ...and more »

FORUM: Trump, basically: It's Obama's fault that Russian took advantage of 'young man' - New Haven Register;

FORUM: Trump, basically: It's Obama's fault that Russian took advantage of 'young man' - New Haven Register

New Haven RegisterFORUM: Trump, basically: It's Obama's fault that Russian took advantage of 'young man'New Haven RegisterRick Bowmer/the associated press Senate Finance Committee Chairman Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah speaks in Salt Lake City. By Aaron Blake. Posted: 07/16/17, 8:04 PM EDT | Updated: 4 hrs ago. # Comments. President Donald Trump offered a novel defense ...and more »

Trump campaign paid US$50000 to firm now representing Trump Jr - Malay Mail Online;

Trump campaign paid US$50000 to firm now representing Trump Jr - Malay Mail Online

Malay Mail OnlineTrump campaign paid US$50000 to firm now representing Trump JrMalay Mail OnlineDonald Trump Jr watches his father Republican US presidential candidate Donald Trump leave the stage on the night of the Iowa Caucus in Des Moines, Iowa February 1, 2016. — Reuters pic WASHINGTON, July 17 — President Donald Trump's campaign ...and more »

All roads now lead to Kushner - Greenville Daily Reflector;

All roads now lead to Kushner - Greenville Daily Reflector

Greenville Daily ReflectorAll roads now lead to KushnerGreenville Daily ReflectorFor a year, the refrain from the Trump camp has been a defiant mix of “Lock her up,” “but the emails” and “fake news.” Now it turns out that what was fake wasn't the news but the Trump denials, that the truly scandalous emails were in the Trumps' own ...and more »

Get on with governing, Mr. President - Washington Examiner;

Get on with governing, Mr. President - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerGet on with governing, Mr. PresidentWashington ExaminerDonald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, and Jared Kushner met a Russian government intermediary last summer at Trump Tower. Their explicit purpose was to take up an offer from the Russians of dirt on Hillary Clinton. The three senior members of Team Trump ...and more »

ID Of The 8th Trump Tower Meeting Attendee Remains A Mystery - The Daily Caller

ID Of The 8th Trump Tower Meeting Attendee Remains A MysteryThe Daily CallerAt least eight people were reportedly in the June 9, 2016, Trump Tower meeting, but only seven have been identified. And none of the participants in the conclave — either on the Trump side or the group of Russians who set it up — are identifying that ...and more »

Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris - Manila Bulletin;

Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinTrump back on offensive after brief respite in ParisManila BulletinUS President Donald Trump, fresh from a political holiday in Paris, went back on the offensive Sunday as a new poll showed his popularity dropping amid doubts about Russian election meddling and deepening frustrations over stalled health care legislation.and more »

Daniel M. Shea: With partisan 'tribes' so entrenched, nothing can change fixed positions - Greensboro News & Record

Daniel M. Shea: With partisan 'tribes' so entrenched, nothing can change fixed positionsGreensboro News & RecordTo many, the revelation that Donald Trump Jr. was anxious to get dirt on Hillary Clinton from the Russians will not come as a surprise. It is but the latest example of the take-no-prisoners, anything-goes politics of our day. The real surprise — the ...and more »

The US Secret Service Says It Did Not Vet Donald Trump Jr.'s Meeting With Russian Nationals - TIME;

The US Secret Service Says It Did Not Vet Donald Trump Jr.'s Meeting With Russian Nationals - TIME

TIMEThe US Secret Service Says It Did Not Vet Donald Trump Jr.'s Meeting With Russian NationalsTIMEThe U.S. Secret Service has denied it gave a green light to a meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and Russian nationals in the run-up to the 2016 Presidential Elections, pouring cold water on suggestions made by President Donald Trump's personal lawyer ...and more »

Trump backs son on Russian meeting - Business Day (registration);

Trump backs son on Russian meeting - Business Day (registration)

Business Day (registration)Trump backs son on Russian meetingBusiness Day (registration)Washington — US President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on the media early on Sunday, hours after news that his campaign paid $50,000 in late June to the law firm later revealed to be representing Donald Trump Jr. in the matter of a meeting during ...and more »

Trump's Lawyer Tells Everyone That, Somehow, the Russia Meeting Was Legal - Jezebel;

Trump's Lawyer Tells Everyone That, Somehow, the Russia Meeting Was Legal - Jezebel

JezebelTrump's Lawyer Tells Everyone That, Somehow, the Russia Meeting Was LegalJezebelOn Sunday, Donald Trump's attorney took a tour de television networks, asserting that Don Jr. committed no crimes by meeting with a Russian lawyer during his father's campaign. What a relief. Article preview thumbnail ...and more »