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Saturday, March 17, 2018

Rick Gates, former top campaign aide to Trump, pleads guilty in Russia investigation

WASHINGTON — Richard W. Gates III, who helped lead President Donald Trump’s campaign after making millions of dollars advising Ukraine’s pro-Kremlin government, pleaded guilty Friday to conspiracy against the United States and lying to the FBI, the latest former Trump aide to admit wrongdoing in the sprawling Russia investigation. He is expected to face about 18…