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"Good evening. I'm Nicole Davis. And here's what's happening. President Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen could be going away for some time. Federal prosecutors say he should despite the help he's given them while federal prosecutors in New York acknowledged Cohen's cooperation in certain ongoing matters. They said that the seriousness of his crimes warrant a substantial term of imprisonment sentencing guidelines, call for Cohen deserve between fifty one months to sixty three months in prison a federal sentence recommendation from the special counsel's office in Washington said it would not seek any further. Sentencing beyond what prosecutors in New York had called for Bill Rakoff CBS news Washington in time. Former FBI director James Comey says today, he mostly spoke about Hillary Clinton's emails that's all happened during a closed-door session on Capitol Hill with two house committees. CBS's Nancy Cortez has more on what lawmakers hope to get out of this. What Democrats would argue is that this is a last-gasp by Republicans who are about to give up control of the house to sort of shape. The narrative about the Muller investigation about its origins, which you know. Call me with president at the inception of this of this probe into they they're looking for any for example, that there was bias in the way that it was conceived and carried out in the beginning of filing late today. Muller says former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort violated his plea a plea agreement by telling prosecutors multiple discernible lies President Trump firing back hard today at former secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Tillerson told CBS political contributor Bob Schieffer that the president was pretty undisciplined and that the two men were different in their styles. He got really frustrated, and I think he grew tired of me being the guy every day that told me you can't do that in an apparent response to Tillerson's remarks the president tweeted that he was dumb as a rock, and I couldn't get rid of them fast enough. He was lazy as hell. Now. It's a whole new ballgame. Great spirit at St. Bill. Rakoff CBS news Washington now from. Washington straight over to Wall Street concerns about China worries about slowing growth just two of the reasons why markets had another deep plunge today and like the one back on Tuesday, this one stuck."