{FD} Al Franken drags out Senate departure, only mentions ‘transition’ after replacement named

Despite his replacement being appointed earlier this week, Al Franken has not yet to said when he’ll empty his Capitol Hill office and return to Minnesota, as he vowed after his Dec.7 resignation speech on the Senate floor.

{FD} Kansas Democrat Andrea Ramsey drops out of House race over 2005 harassment suit

A female former executive running for Congress in Kansas has dropped out of the race over a 2005 federal lawsuit in which she was accused of sexually harassing a male employee whom she supervised.

{FD} Deutsche Bank had flagged Manafort-related transactions

Deutsche Bank AG earlier this year flagged around $30 million in potentially suspicious transactions as part of an internal investigation into its role as a conduit for money involving Paul Manafort or people and entities connected to him, according to a person briefed on the matter.