Author: Catherine Herridge

Fusion GPS official met with Russian operative before and after Trump Jr. sit-down

FOX NEWS The co-founder of Fusion GPS, the firm behind the unverified Trump dossier, met with a Russian lawyer before and after a key meeting she had last year with Trump’s son, Fox News has learned. The contacts shed new light on how closely tied the firm was to Russian interests, at a time when it was financing research to discredit then-candidate Donald Trump. The opposition research firm has faced renewed scrutiny after litigation revealed that the DNC and Hillary Clinton’s campaign paid for that research. Congressional Republicans have since questioned whether that politically financed research contributed to the...

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US pastor held in Turkey appeals to Trump: ‘Please help me’

FOX NEWS An American pastor imprisoned in Turkey on what he says are false charges appealed to President Trump to “please help me” during a meeting Wednesday with U.S. embassy officials, asking the administration to “fight” for his release. In a written statement released to the public and delivered to the embassy representatives, Pastor Andrew Brunson even said the State Department should impose sanctions. “Will the Turkish government face no consequence for stubbornly continuing to hold an American citizen as a political prisoner?” he said. “… I appeal to President Trump: please help me. Let the Turkish government know that...

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