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Reuters Top News | Stormy Daniels' lawyer says Russian firm's U.S. affiliate paid Trump attorney $500,000

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Reuters Top News   Stormy Daniels' lawyer says Russian firm's U.S. affiliate paid Trump attorney $500,000 An attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen, was paid $500,000 by a company with ties to a Russian oligarch who was hit last month with U.S. sanctions to punish Moscow for activities that included suspected meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. Blankenship loses bitter Republican Senate fight in West Virginia WASHINGTON (Reuters) - State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey won the Republican U.S. Senate nomination in West Virginia on Tuesday , beating former coal executive Don Blankenship and calming the fears of party leaders who thought the brash ex-convict would spoil their chance to pick up a Senate seat. Russian firm tied to 'Putin's cook' poised to plead not guilt

Reuters Top News | White House doctor Ronny Jackson withdraws from VA nomination on April 26

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Reuters Top News, 2018.   White House doctor Ronny Jackson withdraws from VA nomination WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's physician Ronny Jackson withdrew on Thursday from consideration to head the Department of Veterans Affairs after allegations about misconduct mounted and a Senate panel postponed his confirmation hearing. Lawyers for Trump, Cohen to return to court over seized documents NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge is expected to weigh who should get the first look at documents seized from U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, at a hearing in Manhattan on Thursday . EPA chief Pruitt faces congressional grilling on spending, ethics WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt will face tough questions from lawmakers in congressional budget hearings on Thursday over a