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Thomas Zehnle, second from right, attorney for Paul Manafort, walks with other members of the defense team to Alexandria Federal Courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, is on trial for tax evasion and bank fraud. (Susan Walsh/AP Photo)

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Longtime Manafort deputy Rick Gates admits embezzlement

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The government’s star witness in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort testified Monday that he embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from the former Trump campaign chairman — and told jurors he and Manafort committed crimes together.