The indictment includes one count of obstruction of an official proceeding, five counts of false statements, and one count of witness-tampering. Tucker outlines how President Donald Trump's confidant Roger Stone was charged with lying about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton's 2016 election bid, with prosecutors alleging that senior Trump campaign officials sought to leverage the publication of the stolen material into a White House victory.
This aggressive response to being arrested was foreshadowed when Stone spoke to reporters outside a courthouse in Fort Lauderdale on Friday and said that he had been "falsely accused".
President Donald Trump lashed out at media again on Twitter after a longtime ally's indictment, saying that "Roger Stone didn't even work for me anywhere near the Election!" He said during an appearance on CNN late Friday that he has also "never" spoken with Trump about the possibility of a presidential pardon.
Stone was expected to appear before a federal judge in Fort Lauderdale Friday, reports show.
In the Russian Federation investigation, one Trump aide after another has been accused of lying to investigators, or encouraging others to do so, about Russia-related contacts during the campaign and transition period.
The charging documents included new details about Trump aides' alleged activities, including an incident in which a senior campaign official "was directed to contact Stone about any additional releases and what other damaging information" WikiLeaks had about the Clinton campaign.
Stone was an early Trump backer whose reputation as an aggressive political operative and self-proclaimed "dirty trickster" dates back to the Watergate scandal of the 1970s when he was working for Richard Nixon.
Stone briefly served on Trump's campaign, but was pushed out amid infighting with then-campaign manager Corey Lewandowski.
Corsi, who said he rejected the deal because he never intentionally lied during his 40 hours of interviews with Mueller's team, expressed concerns at the time that he would be indicted as part of the special counsel's probe.
Stone's problem, like Michael Flynn's, is not what he did but what he said about what he did.
Of course, as the indictment also makes clear, the special counsel has already managed to get its hands on plenty of Mr. Stone pledged to fight the charges and reiterated his support for Trump, a man who he supports politically and considers a close friend.
Stone was pressed by Stephanopoulos after claiming "I did forget on some occasions" about damning texts and emails procured by investigators given that he'd previously testified about correspondence with associate Randy Credico on the same day.
Six days later, hackers began releasing the personal emails of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta.
"Members of this Committee had made certain "assertions against me which must be rebutted here today", he stated".
Buhari also accused him of frustrating the war against corruption by freeing graft suspects before his court. Nigeria's chief justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen is charged for failing to declare his assets.
Many rumors have indicated that Samsung will opt for one that depends on ultrasound, not optical, data to function. Samsung Galaxy M10 is expected to be an affordable smartphone and so will be the Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M30 .
When Pirro asked if he had ever worked for Russia , Trump said it was "the most insulting thing I've ever been asked". Robert Mueller , who was named special counsel days after Comey's firing, has taken over the FBI's investigation.
The wind chill is expected to fall to negative 20 degrees in New York City on Monday and negative 29 degrees in Cincinnati. A winter storm watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening across parts of northern CT .
After Pagano and his staff were fired, Monachino spent last season as a senior defensive analyst at Missouri, his alma mater. Pariani has coached some notable tight ends, including Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe, who was drafted by Denver in 1990.
Earlier Thursday Ertel was riding high in the saddle, three weeks after being sworn in as the state's Secretary of State. He also worked as a public information officer for both the Seminole County government and Visit Florida.
The annual March for Life by anti-abortion campaigners was held in Washington on Friday, attended by Vice President Mike Pence. As the political movement that grew out of hundreds of loosely affiliated marches in 2017 has grown, divisions have emerged.
Last October, a federal court in Manhattan sentenced McFarland to six years in prison for his role in the Fyre Festival . Mashable reports that both Ja Rule and Billy McFarland were aware of the impending disaster that would happen.
The highest temperatures of the weekend will occur during the morning hours, as many places will reach the mid and upper 50s. Winds will not be quite as strong, but wind chills as cold as -10° are likely once again.
It's unclear if Netflix is in the "beginning of the end" stages of its growth cycle or "end of the beginning", Martin said. For starters, Netflix says its math shows that it now accounts for 10 percent of all TV screen time in the US.
ESPN's Max Kellerman may want to think twice the next time he has something to say about Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr . For as long as journalists have covered sports; there have been athletes who take exception to their opinions.
The Duchess's grey marl figure-hugging dress matched the sombre London weather and gave a glimpse of her burgeoning baby bump. Mayhew is one of four organizations Markle has made a decision to devote her time and global influence to work with.
The third goal was simple, however, as Sergi Roberto took a quick throw and freed the scuttling Suarez. Second-placed Atletico kept up the pressure on Barca with a controversial 1-0 home win over Levante .
She has also become the youngest World No. 1 since Caroline Wozniacki in 2010 to be recognised as the best player in the world. The never-say-die Kvitova forced a deciding set before Osaka finally edged ahead with a decisive break early in the third.
Trump allies say that he will win credit for fighting to fulfill a promise Trump he made to voters as a 2016 candidate. The annual speech is perhaps the president's biggest opportunity to present his agenda directly to the public.
The Vegas computers have calculated odds for the Saints-Rams game, and suffice it to say, things look promising for the hosts. New England demolished the Los Angeles Chargers 41-28 on Sunday, scoring a franchise-tying 35 points in the first half.
"We will have to see the outcome of this ongoing trial before we know more about its potential as a treatment for Alzheimer's ". One drug, given to mice in food, effectively treated P. gingivalis brain infections and prevented the loss of memory neurons.
Authorities have employed helicopters, drones and K-9 units, Craven County Emergency Management Director Stanley Kite said. Casey was receiving medical treatment at the CarolinaEast Medical Center, with his family in the room.
Oladipo had to be taken off the court on a stretcher in the second quarter after collapsing while chasing down Pascal Siakam . Now, the third-best team in the Eastern Conference may have to push ahead without him for a much longer stretch.
All-Star Game reserves, selected by National Basketball Association head coaches, will be revealed Thursday, Jan. 31, on TNT . From there, James and Antetokounmpo will choose the rest of their 12-man rosters, with conference affiliations irrelevant.
Only four movies have won Best Picture without their director getting nominated, with Ben Affleck's Argo the most recent example. Directed by Ryan Coogler from a script he co-wrote with Joe Robert Cole, Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B.
North winds gusting between 20 and 30 miles per hour early this morning will also lead to blowing and drifting snow. As temperatures cool Wednesday night with the passing of the cold front, I look for rain to switch back to snow.
They had no answer for Mahomes or the speedy Tyreek Hill , who torched the Patriots secondary for 140 yards and two touchdowns. Gilmore did not cover Hill in the previous meeting, he actually shadowed Watkins, limiting him to two catches for 18 yards.
DACA was former president Barack Obama's program to shield undocumented immigrants who entered the country as children. The Dreamers are now protected from deportation under a programme that allows them to work but not get citizenship.
The Moon will be completely covered by the Earth's shadow for over 60 minutes. "But it's really just a full lunar eclipse". And that's because the only light the moon gets is from sunlight reflecting off the Earth and the Earth's atmosphere.
He had handed Corona his license and she was returning it when he heard shots from close behind his right shoulder. A Facebook post from the police department shows Corona carrying a bag of gifts to a Camp Fire victim in December.