With three former Trump campaign aides having been criminally charged, the special counsel’s investigation into Russian election meddling has entered a new phase. Here’s what you need to know:
The October Indictment Surprise
Paul Manafort was the “international man of mystery” who once ran Donald Trump’s presidential campaign; Richard W. Gates III, his top deputy. George Papadopoulos, a Trump campaign foreign policy advisor who was a virtual unknown. Now, Manafort and Gates are under house arrest after pleading not guilty...