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"Ten thirty where the news watch never stops. Twenty two degrees and cloudy in Boston at six o'clock. Good morning. I'm are Cohen WBZ news. And here's what's happening to filings yesterday in New York and Washington linked in one way or another to the Russia election meddling investigation. And at least some of the president's men. I'm Tom forty one set of court filings involve extra attorney and fixer Michael Cohen, another former Trump campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, Bjork federal prosecutors are hard prison time for Cohen. But they also specifically pinpoint the president as directing Coenen committing federal felonies here in Washington or heavily blacked out court memo about Manafort, there are still active investigative matters that thinks need to needs to be protected. So it's really very hard to tell he could be going into an endgame. Or he could simply be moving into a different phase of the investigation. Assistant attorney general Robert lid, Tom Foty, CBS news, Washington. The president took a victory lap after yesterday's release of the court documents about Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen, totally clears the president. Thank you. He tweeted and White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders, dismissing these new court filings as unrelated to President Trump and of no value. She accused the media of creating a story where there isn't one. And in respect to Michael Cohen. She said the filings don't say anything that isn't already known in quote, Mr. Cohen is no hero. There is one thing though. The documents do show a connection between Mr. Trump and two alleged violations of campaign finance laws when he allegedly directed. Michael Cohen to make payments to silence people claiming to have had affairs with him. A burned body found in fray park in Lind Thursday afternoon has been identified thirty say he is a nineteen year old male, but are withholding his name pending notification of family this neighbor says the discovery is troubling very unsettling.."