Trump hires another lawyer to help him weather the Russia investigation

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President Trump has added another attorney, Ty Cobb, to his legal team to help manage his response to ongoing federal investigations into allegations of collusion between ranking members of the Trump campaign and the Russian government to manipulate the 2016 election. Cobb is a veteran lawyer and former federal prosecutor. His hiring was first reported Friday by Bloomberg News, citing two unnamed White House sources, and confirmed by the White House Saturday:

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