IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.
  • UP NEXT

    Steve Rattner: Modest good news in new inflation numbers

    06:42
  • David Ignatius: 'A classic picture of the walls closing in'

    10:49
  • Safe but still unsettled, former Afghan interpreter looks to make home in U.S. 

    09:07
  • Ukraine strikes in Russian-occupied Crimea

    06:12
  • Trump takes Fifth in NY AG deposition

    02:34
  • Details of FBI's search of Mar-a-Lago lead experts to suspect national security aspect

    05:55
  • Trump's bumbling record with depositions makes taking the Fifth seem a wise choice

    04:58
  • Lawrence: ‘Trump knows what the FBI found’ in search of FL home

    08:25
  • Mandela Barnes: ‘Our democracy is on the line’

    03:52
  • Trump takes the Fifth over 440 times after saying 'the mob takes the Fifth'

    07:02
  • 'Deliberately kept apart': The secret history of the family separation policy

    08:01
  • Why hasn’t Trump released the Mar-a-Lago search warrant?

    08:05
  • Trump reeling: Takes 5th after FBI search for 'criminal evidence'

    08:41
  • Trump takes the 5th, raising the prospect of his own criminal conduct

    08:14
  • Explosions rock air base in Russian-occupied Crimea

    08:31
  • How election-denying candidates pose a threat to democracy

    08:11
  • Midterm contests take shape after key primaries

    09:43
  • Most Latino voters say despite beliefs, banning abortion is wrong, polling shows

    04:16
  • Charlie Sykes: From McCarthy on down, GOP trying to delegitimize the investigation

    06:07
  • Airlines need to meet the obligations of their customers, says transportation secretary

    08:19

‘I was acting at the direction of and for the benefit of Mr. Trump… to protect him’

05:09

In a one-on-one interview with Rachel Maddow, Michael Cohen says every felony he was charged with was directed by President Trump himself. Cohen says Trump personally approved salacious stories the National Enquirer published about Sen. Ted Cruz and Sen. Marco Rubio. Cohen also discusses the origins of Trump’s “hatred” for President Barack Obama, and why he believes he was the only one to be prosecuted for hush money payments.