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Dems' Mueller-Infused Impeachment Cry Roils the Stock Market

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By CCN: A surprise statement and resignation from special counsel Robert Mueller did little to help the wobbling stock market on Wednesday. The Dow briefly fell beneath 25,000 before rallying to back to 25,126, down 221 points for the day. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq closed down 0.79%. Mueller made it clear he did not exonerate the President but had no valid court to try him in. This appeared to be...

Mueller Report Boss Rod Rosenstein Resigns in Veiled Nod to Trump

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By CCN: Rod Rosenstein is the latest high ranking official to depart the White House. The man who oversaw the widely publicized Mueller Report is heading for the hills for fear of a grilling from both Democrats and Republicans. One of Trump’s favorite punching bags, the Deputy Attorney General’s letter of resignation is a strange combination of justifying his actions and praise for his former...

Russia Trolls the U.S. and 'Russophobia' in Epic Retort to Mueller Report

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By CCN: Following the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's comprehensive report into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election, the Russian Embassy in Washington, D.C. has issued a comprehensive 120-page rejoinder, accusing the U.S. of "Russophobia." Written in typically stinging style, the response, which is entitled "The Russiagate Hysteria: A Case Of Severe Russophobia", accuses...

Bet on It! Mueller Report Will Unleash Next Wild Trump Tweetstorm

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By CCN -- Here’s a safe bet: Now that Attorney General William Barr has published a redacted version of the Mueller report, social media addict Donald Trump is going to tweet about it. Here’s a more interesting wager: How many times? Political junkies can capture a piece of that action over at PredictIt, a prediction market launched by the Victoria University of Wellington as an academic research...

Mueller Report Exposes WikiLeaks' Secret Twitter Chats with Trump Jr.

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By CCN: The Mueller Report is here, and while there are many frustrating redactions, there are plenty of exciting tidbits for the talking heads to chew on. Among the juiciest bits is evidence that Donald Trump Jr. did have direct contact with WikiLeaks.
This should draw attention back to comments from Donald Trump who claimed to know nothing about the shadowy whistle-blowers.

Dow Plows Higher Despite Mueller Dump - Don't Fear a 'Trump Reckoning'

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By CCN: The Dow plowed higher on Thursday, even as Wall Street breathlessly waited for US Attorney General William Barr to release a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report into the 2016 Trump campaign. But though touted by liberals as a reckoning for Donald Trump, the Mueller report is really just a smokescreen, at least so far as the stock market is concerned. Dow Climbs as...

Jerry Nadler Grandstands as Liberals Move the Mueller Report Goalposts

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It’s like talking to a brick wall. House Democrats are so determined to get their hands on the full Mueller report that they are ignoring anyone who says that classified information in it can’t be released. After making a barrage of threats demanding the full report, the Democrats voted to authorize a subpoena ordering that Attorney General William Barr give them the document. It was written by...

Trump Hater Adam Schiff Doubles Down on Russia Collusion Delusion

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Democrat Adam Schiff, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, still insists there's "ample evidence" of collusion between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign even though special counsel Robert Mueller concluded there was no collusion. Schiff Claims He Accepts Mueller's Conclusion Schiff made the inane remarks on MSNBC (video below).  Schiff disingenuously claimed that he accepts...

Mueller Probe Traps Treasonous Democrats in Vicious Trump Lies

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There's a 2,500-year-old Greek fable by Aesop which tells of a snake that ate a bird's babies at a town's Hall of Justice. The moral? It's a dangerous world, and just because there's a sign imprinted with the word "justice," it doesn't make it a just world. Special Counsel Robert Mueller spent nearly $35 million of taxpayer money since May 2017 — leading a DOJ investigation that damaged President...

Despite Trump's Victory with the Mueller Report, Dems Are Still Whining

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The debacle is over. After two long and wasteful years, special counsel Robert Mueller has submitted his report to the Department of Justice (DOJ) only to prove what many of us already knew… That no collusion occurred between President Trump and Russia. Muller’s report says that neither Trump, nor any of his aides coordinated or conspired with Russian officials during the 2016 presidential...

Dow Trembles after Mueller Report Shockingly Vindicates Trump

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US President Donald Trump might have expected a massive stock market bounce following the bombshell revelation that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s 675-day-long investigation into the Trump campaign had failed to expose any evidence of collusion with the Russian government. However, the Dow struggled to mount much of a rally following a bloodbath in the Asian markets. Dow Flounders in First...

Trump Wins Again: Mueller Report Just a Colossal 'Nothing Burger'

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller's long-awaited report is finally out, and it is not good news for the Democrats who believed it would be their golden ticket to oust President Donald Trump in 2020 - if not sooner. Many senior Democrats had already started distancing themselves from the probe fearing that it would not amount to much. Those fears have been borne out with a Justice Department official...

Democrats Fear Mueller Report Will Net Trump a Major Victory

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Since May 2017, America’s political class has waited in suspense as FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller pieced together his comprehensive report on alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. As it draws to a close, it is becoming increasingly clear that it will take more than the results of a probe to unseat President Donald Trump or even weaken his reelection chances. Fearing...

Trump at CPAC: ‘They’re Trying To Take You Out With Bullsh*t’

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US President Donald Trump reflected on his time in office during a speech at CPAC in National Harbor, Maryland, where he said that some of his own political hires have tried to take him out of office with “bullshit.”  Trump on Asking Russia to Get Clinton's Emails: I Was Having Fun With The Audience Donald Trump harkened back to the campaign trail when he begged Russia to find the emails of...

Temporary Bounce? Trump Gloats Over Buzzfeed and HuffPo Layoffs as Storm Clouds Gather Over Presidency

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US president Donald Trump has gleefully weighed in on the news of mass layoffs at Buzzfeed and the Huffington Post in typically abrasive fashion on his Twitter account. According to Trump, who is facing an unprecedented challenge to his presidency following the arrest of longtime adviser Roger Stone and another impending government shutdown on the horizon, hundreds of personnel lost their jobs...

Alleged Bitcoin Launderer Alexander Vinnik Questioned by French Investigators, Lawyer Says Charges are ‘Trumped up’

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The legal saga surrounding alleged bitcoin launderer Alexander Vinnik continues to grow more complicated, as law enforcement officials in three separate countries jockey for the authorization to extradite the alleged BTC-e administrator from Greece, where is currently in local police custody. Russian state-operated news service TASS reports that French investigators questioned Vinnik on Monday in...

A Former Bitcoin Exchange Admin Could Be Key to Mueller's Russia Investigation

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A Russian citizen accused of running a cryptocurrency exchange that helped a billion dollar money laundering operation could be in possession of valuable information that could potentially expose how a group of Russians indicted recently by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller managed to hide their money trail using bitcoin. Bloomberg reports that Alexander Vinnik, who is currently detained in a...

Russian Agents Who Hacked DNC Emails Thought Bitcoin Would Keep Them Anonymous

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Twelve officers of the Russian military received a charge of money laundering for attempting to use bitcoin to hide their role in influencing the 2016 U.S. presidential election. It all goes back to July 2016 when the Democratic National Committee (DNC) announced it had been hacked by two Russian hacking groups, going by the names "Fancy Bear" and "Cozy Bear". The two groups managed to infiltrate...