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Sidelined Trump campaign chief quits, rumored to be target of federal investigation over Ukraine ties

Sidelined but not fired by Republican millionaire Donald Trump to make way for a new campaign manager, Paul Manafort is nonetheless resigning from his post. The rumor? He’s under federal investigation for his role in shady goings-on in Ukranian politics. Mr. Manafort left nearly a week after a New York Times report about tumult within the Republican presidential nominee’s campaign helped precipitate a shakeup …