• Wednesday Was a Busy and Bad News Day for Michael Cohen. Here's What We Learned

    8 days ago - By Slate

    Michael Cohen rocketed out of the safe confines of relative post-campaign obscurity and careened into public view recently thanks to his role in paying hush money to former porn star Stormy Daniels shortly before the 2016 election. Since then, for Cohen, each news cycle seems worse than the last and before you knew it, the world wasn't talking about porn stars anymore, it was wondering about millions of dollars in payments from companies that looked a lot like bribes. Then it was Trump Tower meetings with Qataris, links to Russian oil companies, and payments from Kremlin-linked oligarchs...
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