That 2016 offer was revealed Monday, when Special Counsel Robert Mueller unsealed court documents relating to his investigation of Russian efforts to influence the election.
A former Trump campaign adviser says Donald Trump listened to George Papadopoulos when he presented the idea of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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A source close to Sessions defended the attorney general, promising he "has been entirely truthful and consistent on this matter". If Sessions were pushed out, it would give Trump the chance to appoint a new attorney general - who would have the authority to fire Mueller and take over the Russian Federation probe.
The March 24, 2016 email in question was highlighted in the plea agreement Papadopoulos entered into after lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about the extent of his contacts with individuals like Joseph Mifsud, a London-based professor of diplomacy who allegedly spent months trying to connect Papadopoulos with Russian officials.
Last month he reiterated he did not know of any Trump campaign official having contact with Russian officials - a claim Senate Democrats are pushing back on.
Gender gap grows again after a decade
The UK ranks 95th in the world for income equality, with women in the UK earning on average 45% less per year than men. However, gender equality does appear to promote better economic performance, according to numerous studies.
A Sessions spokeswoman declined to comment this week on the March 31 meeting with Trump and campaign advisers, including Papadopoulos.
When Tapper asked if Sessions, now the U.S. attorney general, was "the only one on the campaign that knew about the trip", Page replied: "I mentioned it to a few people".
It's possible Papadopoulos may have been at Trump events that Sessions also attended, including a dinner at the Capitol Hill Club with some members of the foreign policy committee during the summer of 2016, the person said. "I mentioned that I'm heading over there and totally unrelated to the campaign". Al Franken, D-Minn., that he had no communications with Russian officials during the campaign. He wasn't aware of any ongoing exchanges of information during the campaign between Trump surrogates and intermediaries for the Russian government, the person said.
Patrick Leahy, a member of the committee, said.
Sessions has been dogged over his testimony before Congress about interactions with Russians during the 2016 presidential campaign. "I sent him a letter and I would like for him to come before the judiciary meeting again and explain himself".
In his traditional Friday appearance on Shepard Smith Reporting, Wallace noted that a new Attorney General might be inclined to get involved in the Russian Federation probe, which Sessions has recused himself from.
Sessions later recused himself from all matters related to the campaign, citing his support for the President's successful bid. Trump denies any collusion with Russian Federation and Moscow denies interfering in the 2016 US election.
NBC affiliate WAVE 3 reported that, according to a neighbor, Paul was mowing his lawn at the time of the assault. Rand Paul , R-Ky., listens to questions on health care and the Republican effort to repeal ObamaCare.
Consumers are paying less for cellphone service, thanks to T-Mobile's influence on the industry and the resultant price wars. Although it has cut its costs, Sprint is saddled with considerable debt and has endured numerous annual losses.
Trace McSorley threw for 381 yards and three touchdowns for Penn State , but star Saquon Barkley was held in check. Penn State was missing a pair of starters in offensive tackle Ryan Bates and defensive end Ryan Buchholz.
But it has bombed Syrian territory on a sporadic basis, sometimes in response to stray Syrian army fire. He warned al-Nusra against coming near the village that lies in the Syrian side of the Golan Heights.
Since then, though, smartphone sales growth has slowed and Intel has succeeded in placing its modems in some iPhone models. Regulators are still reviewing Qualcomm's $38.1 billion proposed acquisition of NXP Semiconductors for $38.1 billion.
Nasrallah urged Lebanese not to hold protests in response to the resignation, saying "this will not lead to any result". Having Lebanon plunged in chaos and instability can only exacerbate an already messy regional scene.
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The cornerback had spent the first half jawing at the normally reserved receiver, holding him to one catch for six yards. Ivory wouldn't find pay dirt himself, but he did more than an enough to offset the loss of Fournette for the ball game.
In a sudden, and shock, move, Matic left the Premier League champions as Manchester United snapped him up for over £35m. He continued: 'Honestly if I wanted to risk him I could do this against Bournemouth, I could do this against Roma.
Giving it the scientific name Pongo tapanuliensis , scientists have identified this first great ape species in almost 90 years. Erik Meijaard of the Australian National University said: "Great apes are among the best-studied species in the world".
Del Potro moves one step closer By
The 77th-ranked Krajinovic had only won 17 matches in his whole career - thwarted by a wrist injury - before this tournament. Nadal has not said whether he will be fit enough to play in the season-ending ATP Finals, starting November 12 in London.
Yemen's Houthi fire missile at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh
According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. A senior Yemeni air force official told CNN that the claims that Saudi Arabia intercepted the ballistic missile is false.
Why it should worry you that Trump's Twitter feed went down
The reason this happened? The error message is usually for accounts that have been deleted, rather than suspended by Twitter. A Twitter employee, on his last day at the job, deactivated the account of Donald Trump on the social network.
Trump said to be souring on son-in-law
The former advisor added, " I would say [Kushner] should go back to real estate in NY . The White House didn't respond to Vanity Fair's request for comment.
New Overwatch hero Moira and new map revealed
There's no release date set for the latest Overwatch hero yet, though it's likely she'll arrive with the Blizzard World map. Her right hand fires a long-range beam weapon that saps enemies' health, healing Moira and replenishing her biotic energy.
Scientists discover hidden chamber in Great Pyramid
Muons (elementary particles similar to electrons) originate from collisions between cosmic rays and atoms in the upper atmosphere. They saw those rooms but, to their surprise, they found an additional large space as well.