Grand jury votes to indict former President Donald Trump
Donald Trump will be the first former president to face criminal charges. The exact charges in the indictment were not clear.LEARN MORE
An indictment has been issued, but there are still open questions about what exactly Trump is being charged with or when he might surrender.
A Manhattan grand jury has voted to indict former president Donald Trump in connection with a case of payments he made to adult film actress Stormy Daniels in 2016.
As of Thursday evening, the specific charges connected to the indictment were unknown. A judge will have to unseal the indictment documents before the charges can be made public knowledge.
There were no significant protests in New York as of Thursday night, but police sources confirmed to Scripps News that NYPD had been asked to prepare for full deployment on Friday.
In a Thursday statement following the indictment, Trump called it "political persecution," and decried "weaponizing our justice system to punish a political opponent."
The Associated Press reports the Manhattan District Attorney's office is coordinating the surrender and arraignment process with Trump lawyers. Exactly when those steps may take place is still not currently known.
Of the 19 people indicted in former President Donald Trump's Georgia racketeering case, four have now taken plea deals with prosecutors.
ABC News reports Meadows received immunity to testify under oath in the federal case investigating interference in the 2020 presidential election.
Attorney Jenna Ellis is the latest of former President Donald Trump's 18 co-defendants to plead guilty to charges in the election subversion case.
The GOP presidential front-runner has talked about targeting his rivals and vowed to seek retribution if he wins a second term.
A suspect is in custody after shootings at five different locations in Austin that left six dead and three wounded, including two police officers.
SAG-AFTRA members approved a three-year contract deal Tuesday, formally ending months of industry upheaval.