FBI raid on ex-Trump aide’s home shows Russia probe intensifies

FBI raid on ex-Trump aide’s home shows Russia probe intensifies

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump’s former 2016 election campaign manager showed an investigation of possible ties between the campaign and Russia is... Read More

Trump administration sends conflicting signals on Russia sanctions

Trump administration sends conflicting signals on Russia sanctions

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump grudgingly accepted new congressional sanctions on Russia, the top U.S. diplomat said on Tuesday, remarks in contrast with those of Vice President Mike Pence,... Read More

Russia to auction giant 51-carat polished diamond online

Russia to auction giant 51-carat polished diamond online

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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian miner Alrosa said on Tuesday it plans to sell at an online auction in November a rare collection of polished diamonds produced domestically, including a giant... Read More

Trump to sign Russia sanctions, Moscow retaliates

Trump to sign Russia sanctions, Moscow retaliates

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WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will sign legislation that imposes sanctions on Russia, the White House said on Friday, after Moscow ordered the United States to cut hundreds... Read More

U.S. lawmakers reach deal for Senate Russia sanctions vote

U.S. lawmakers reach deal for Senate Russia sanctions vote

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WASHINGTON/MOSCOW/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers reached an agreement on Wednesday paving the way for the U.S. Senate to pass a bill as soon as this week to impose new sanctions... Read More

Trump’s son-in-law faces Capitol Hill grilling over Russia contacts

Trump’s son-in-law faces Capitol Hill grilling over Russia contacts

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, faces two days of closed-door questioning from Congress this week as lawmakers try to determine whether Trump’s campaign enlisted Russia’s help... Read More