Cohen subpoenaed in probe of Trump foundation: A.M. News Links

August 23, 2018

Cohen subpoenaed in probe of Trump foundation: A.M. News Links

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Michael Cohen subpoenaed in New York state probe of Trump foundation (ABC News)

Nixon White House counsel: ‘I think we’ve established today that we have a criminal president, and that is historic’ (The Hill)

Trump ‘calm’ for now, as White House allies brace for potential meltdown (NBC News)

Manafort juror reveals lone holdout prevented Mueller team from winning conviction on all counts (Fox News)

Trump says he’s considering pardon for Manafort: Fox News reporter (Reuters)

National news

Judge order release of long-secret report on leaks from Starr inquiry (New York Times)

GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter says he’s victim of Justice ‘witch hunt’ (The Hill)

‘Life-threatening’ Hurricane Lane on course for overnight collision with Hawaii (NBC News)

Slain Iowa student’s aunt: ‘Evil comes in every color’ (The Hill)

Medal of Honor recipient John Chapman ‘sacrificed his life’ to save fellow troops (CBS News)

Seattle choked with smoke and ash as western wildfires rage (CBS News)

CNN suspends Paris Dennard pending investigation of misconduct allegations (CNN)

Confederate monuments will stay in place at N.C. capitol after new vote (ABC News)

World news

Trump wades into South African race politics with farm tweet (Bloomberg News)

U.S., China trade war heats up with new mutual tariff hikes (Associated Press)

Putin deplores U.S. sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting (Reuters)

Australian PM refuses to cede power, offers possible second leadership ballot (Reuters)

Pressure on Ireland-bound Pope Francis amid another sexual abuse scandal (ABC News)

Islamic State chief, in rare speech, urges followers to fight on (Reuters)

Cancun horror as 8 bodies, including 2 dismembered in bags, found on streets (Fox News)

In a first, Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for female rights activist, group says (CBS News)

Bolton: Iran sanctions having ‘significant effect’ on economy, popular opinion (The Hill)

Israel advances plans for 1,000 new West Bank settler homes (BBC)

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