Listen: President Trump, Michael Cohen And Trump discussed on WBZ Morning News
"I'm teeny gal WBZ news. Here's what's happening. Federal prosecutors are recommending that former Trump attorney Michael Cohen receive a substantial prison sentence Cowan was being investigated for payments made to two women who said they had sex with Mr. Trump also for contacts Cohen had with Russian interests during the two thousand sixteen presidential campaign. Prosecutors say Cohen did cooperate with law enforcement, but calls those efforts incomplete CBS news legal analyst Michael Cohen has so far pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations tax evasion. Bank fraud and lying to congress special counsel Mueller is now saying that Cohen was even more involved as a conduit between the Trump campaign and Russia than previously known. That's a lot of crime on several fronts for a man who was seeking no punishment at all how it will be sent. Next Wednesday, December twelfth meanwhile, court filings from prosecutors in New York and special counsel, Robert Muller's office reveal more about Russia's possible influence on the Trump presidential campaign, and they also provide evidence that former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, lie to prosecutors care Dougal, former assistant US attorney for New York's eastern district says that's bad news for Manafort jumped off a legal quit, and he will be looking at a very long. Potentially given his age a technically a lifetime. This special counsel also revealed that Mr. Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen was in touch as far back as twenty fifteen with a Russian who offered political synergy with Trump election campaign and propose a meeting between the candidate and Russian President Vladimir Putin. The White House is dismissing these new developments in the ongoing Russia investigation and says the updates were not a value and not related at all to President Trump. President Trump posted on Twitter, quote, totally clears the president. Thank you. When it comes to Michael Cohen's case press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders says it is not say anything that isn't already known in that Mr. Cohen is no hero. The US is arranging for the arrest of the CFO of Chinese telecom company while way, and is trying to extradite her to the US from Vancouver where she's been held since last weekend. According to the US men one Joe who is also the daughter of hallways, founder covered up Iran's violations of sanctions and that the company uses its technology to spy internationally. Bosc is an international trade expert. She says the timing of this arrested suspect as it's happening just as a US China began negotiating a new trade deals, certainly the United States have bargaining chip in terms of the much smarter U S, China trade issues, and so certainly this feeds right into the Trump initiative to have a ninety day negotiating period hours before the arrest of Joe, President Trump and Chinese president Xi Jinping had agreed over dinner in Argentina to call a ninety day ceasefire and their countries trade dispute while way, by the way is the world's biggest producer of telecoms equipment. This year thrown apple as the world's second largest smartphone speaker if convicted Joe faces more than thirty years in prison. China says she has done nothing wrong and has demanded her release as quickly as possible. Hackers steal more than eight hundred thousand dollars from Cape Cod community. College more details on that next hearing WBZ radio.."