Trump said believes the U.S. intelligence agencies when they say Russia meddled and Putin’s sincerity in claiming that his country did not.
The Associated Press examined 36,210 tweets posted by 382 of the accounts that Twitter shared with congressional investigators last week.
President Vladimir Putin is suggesting a flurry of Russian sports doping allegations could be an American attempt to interfere in Russian elections.
Mueller showed on Monday that he will not hesitate to bring charges against people close to the Trump campaign.
In pleading guilty on Oct. 5, Papadopoulos admitted to “making false statements” when he talked voluntarily to FBI agents on Jan. 27 in Chicago.
Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads across Google products, including YouTube and Google search, according to reports.
The social media company said Russia’s state-sponsored television network, RT, spent $274,100 on ads targeted to markets in the U.S. during 2016.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg responded on his Facebook page saying the social media platform tried to be neutral in the election.
Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert S. Mueller III have told Paul J. Manafort that they plan to indict him, the New York Times reports.
“Ashen and emotional, Mr. Sessions told the president he would quit and sent a resignation letter to the White House,” the Times reported.
Donald Trump Jr. insisted that neither he nor anyone else he knows colluded with any foreign government during the presidential campaign.
Facebook says it has identified nearly 500 fake accounts, probably run from Russia, that it says spent about $100,000 on ads.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury to investigate Russian meddling in the presidential election, according to a report.
“The statement that Don Junior issued is true,” Sanders said. “There’s no inaccuracy in the statement.”
But the president wound up personally dictating the statement while flying home aboard Air Force One.