Manafort pleads guilty, will cooperate with special counsel
Published: Friday, September 14, 2018 @ 1:34 PM Updated: Friday, September 14, 2018 @ 1:34 PM
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. A status hearing was scheduled Friday for Manafort amid reports that he was nearing a plea deal to avoid trial next week on charges stemming from work he did for pro-Russia political forces in Ukraine.