Mueller's Russian Federation probe has cost millions - DOJ

US President Donald Trump at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington. Trump has been revisiting his mendacious claim about Barack Obama having not been born in the US – the bogus allegation that launched his political career which under pressure

Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his investigators subpoenaed Deutsche Bank for documents related to business with President Trump and members of his family.

As is to be expected when he feels fussed, the President may react badly to this news, especially after having previously warned that, "if Mueller examined his family's finances beyond any relationship with Russian Federation he'd consider it "a violation", as Bloomberg recalls.

Deutsche Bank has loaned the Trump organization an estimated $300 million for its real estate dealings prior to Donald Trump becoming president.

A few weeks ago, the German bank would have received a subpoena from Mueller to obtain information about the money and transactions of the Trump family, a source told Reuters.

Sekulow was responding to a report from German business newspaper Handelsblatt that Mueller had subpoenaed records from Deutsche Bank as part of his investigation into possible Russian involvement in the USA presidential election campaign.

Mueller is investigating alleged Russian attempts to influence the election, and potential collusion by Trump aides. Mueller incorporated several ongoing investigations within the Justice Department including those of Trump campaign contacts with Russian Federation, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's business activities and former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

The president declined to say what he would do if Mueller began such an examination, but he continued, "I think that's a violation".

The Trump International Hotel is shown on August 10, 2017 in Washington. The bank previously rejected those demands, saying sharing client data would be illegal unless it received a formal request to do so.

Citing two people familiar with the meeting, CNN reported that former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn was the prime topic of the conversation between Kushner and Mueller's team. Deutsche Bank spokesman Chalie Olivier told Newsweek the bank declined to comment on the matter. The special counsel has hired a small army of attorneys - 17 - to work the investigation. Papadopoulos pleaded guilty. Manafort and Gates pleaded not guilty.

Interested in Russia Investigation?

Kushner, who is son-in-law to Trump spoke with Mueller's team for less than 90 minutes, the report said.



Latest news

OnePlus celebrates 'The Last Jedi' with a limited edition Star Wars 5T
The volume keys also have a black paint finish which makes the variant look distinct from the base variant of the OnePlus 5T . The smartphone has 6.01-inch full optic AMOLED display with full-HD+ (1080 x 2160) resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio.

Voyager 1 fires thrusters last used in 1980 - and they worked!
Voyager 1 will switch back to its other thrusters once the probe no longer has enough power for the heaters, officials said. These are located on the back of the spacecraft and are identical to the thrusters that they've used so far.

ICG issues warning as cyclone Ockhi heads for Maharashtra, Gujarat
Meanwhile, The Navy, Coast Guard and Air Force are engaged in rescue operations with their ships, aircraft and helicopters. The intensity of the cyclone is likely to weaken on Monday and subsequently on Tuesday.

Android Gains Safe Browsing Features To Out Apps Collecting Data Without Permission
The company did not say whether the new policy of privacy violation warnings will apply to its own software as well. Users will be warned through Google's safe browsing feature about apps that collect personal data without consent.

LaVar Ball Removes LiAngelo from UCLA
According to ESPN , Riley, Hill and LiAngelo Ball were subject to review for possible violations to UCLA's Student Conduct Code. LaVar Ball is taking the reins on his suspended son's basketball future.

Man City's late wins can be deflating to title rivals - Vincent Kompany
Last season he destroyed us here. "It's not my business right now, it's for Txiki", said Pep . But we believe in the players who don't play regularly, like Bernardo, Gundogan, Danilo.

A date bug in iOS 11 might crash your iPhone today
The new iOS 11.2 update is there for the eligible devices and the update is rolled out over-the-air in the settings app. The bug was reported soon by the officials and the new update was soon released after realizing the issue.

Here's what an 8-team College Football Playoff would have looked like
Last year , Ohio State was involved in a bit of a controversy again when it didn't win its conference but got in. And the Tide's inclusion also means its the first time the playoff has taken two teams from the same conference.

Jak and Daxter PS2 Classics coming to the PS4 on December 6th
Together, the entirety of Naughty Dog's Jak and Daxter installments will be playable on the current Sony platform. Back in April, we learned that Jak and Daxter were set to make their return in the form of PS2 Classics on PSN.

Windsor's unemployment rate drops for November
Canada's unemployment rate sank to the 5.9 per cent in November from 6.3 per cent in October, thanks to 79,500 new jobs. Nearly 4,000 new jobs were created in the London area in November, but there was no change in the unemployment rate.

Mitch McConnell Says Republicans Have The Votes To Pass Tax Bill
Senate leaders both declared the report junk and claimed it vindicates their claim that the tax bill will pay for itself. Trump and other Republicans insist that the corporate tax rate must be reduced from 35 percent to 20 percent.

Trump alters story on why he fired Flynn
Earlier in February, former FBI director James Comey said that Trump asked him to stop the investigation into Flynn. The White House has denied that the conversation occurred as Comey described.

Missing North Carolina girl presumed dead, authorities say
Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said in a release Saturday that they have evidence to believe Mariah is deceased. Woods' mother, Kristy Woods, told WITN-TV in Greenville that she last saw her daughter at about 11 p.m.

2017 supermoon rises this weekend
Rare sighting of the first and last supermoon of the year will be observed today all over the world including Pakistan. This year's supermoon will be visible Sunday evening and will reach its peak around 2:45 a.m. (CST) Monday morning.

Margot Robbie working on her very own solo Harley Quinn film
In a recent interview with Variety , Margot opened up about why she enjoyed playing Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad . The only clue to this is that she says she has been working on it for two years. "No, it's a totally seperate one.

Other news