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Past practices offer few clues about where special counsel Robert Mueller might take the Russia probe — and then what might happen when it's over. Alex Wong/AP hide caption

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What Could Be Coming Next In Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation

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Once special counsel Robert Mueller unveiled charges against George Papadopoulos, a former foreign policy adviser to the Trump 2016 presidential campaign, the White House insisted he didn't play an important role in the campaign. Papadopoulos' fiancée Simona Mangiante vigorously defends him. Simona Mangiante hide caption

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Trump Stories: Collusion

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Trump SoHo Hotel Condominium looms over its neighborhood of Hudson Square in lower Manhattan. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump SoHo: A Shiny Hotel Wrapped In Glass, But Hiding Mysteries

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How Politics Have Complicated Business For Kushner Companies

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The Trump National Golf Club in Rancho Palos Verdes, seen in 2005, has removed a list of charitable donations it once posted on its website. An NPR examination of that list reveals inconsistencies and errors. Jeff Gross/Getty Images hide caption

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A Trump Golf Course Said It Gave Millions To Charity. Here's What The Numbers Say

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At the January 2005 groundbreaking of the Trump National Golf Club in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., the future president reportedly brought up an old lawsuit and used profanity. Matthew Simmons/Getty Images hide caption

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Listen To Pruitt's Exchange With NPR's Kelly McEvers About Trump's Comments

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Video Captures Police Encounter With Murder Suspect

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Police Video Takes On New Life Years After Deadly Shooting

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A Routine Call Goes Horribly Wrong And A Police Video Gets A Life Of Its Own

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Charlotte Police Shooting Underlines Divide Over Video Evidence

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Flowers and balloons, along with spray-painted police markings, show the spot where Jonathan Ferrell was shot and killed by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police in 2013. Officer Randall Kerrick was charged with voluntary manslaughter and investigators said Ferrell, who was unarmed, was shot 10 times. Jeffrey Collins/AP hide caption

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An Off-Camera Police Shooting, A Trial And The Questions Left Behind

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