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Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen, in guilty plea, says made payments at candidate's direction 6:28pm EDT

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, pleaded guilty in New York on Tuesday to campaign finance violations and other charges, saying he made payments to influence the 2016 election at the direction of a candidate for federal office.  Full Article

Former Trump campaign chairman Manafort convicted on eight of 18 charges 7:01pm EDT 

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was convicted on Tuesday of eight counts of financial wrongdoing, giving Special Counsel Robert Mueller a victory in the first trial arising from his investigation of Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election.  Full Article  

U.S. and Mexico postpone NAFTA ministerial talks until Wednesday 6:50pm EDT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and Mexican officials put off until Wednesday talks aiming for a breakthrough in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), although one member of the incoming Mexican government met U.S. officials on Tuesday.  Full Article