In announcing Comey's firing in 2017, the White House initially cited his handling of the Clinton email investigation, seizing on the FBI director's decision to divulge details of the probe to the public during her campaign against Trump.
U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating suspected Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election spent $4.5 million between October a year ago and March 2018, the Department of Justice said on Thursday.
California Rep. Adam Schiff told ABC News' chief global affairs correspondent and "This Week" Co-Anchor Martha Raddatz on Sunday that the president's assertions that the FBI infiltrated his campaign are an attempt to undermine the Mueller investigation of Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible ties to Trump associates.
"Why aren't the 13 Angry and heavily conflicted Democrats investigating the totally Crooked Campaign of totally Crooked Hillary Clinton", Trump wrote. The president also said only Democrats were guilty of "collusion".
The president finished up his paranoid rant by stating he had more important topics to attend to - although one has to wonder why he even brought up the issue at all and dedicated most of his attention to it on Twitter Tuesday morning if he's too busy with other subjects.
A senior House Republican briefed on the FBI's Russian Federation probe is disputing President Donald Trump's allegation that the agency spied on his 2016 campaign for political purposes.
However, some political observers have speculated that Democrats may try to revive the House Intelligence Committee's Russian Federation probe if they win the majority in the November elections.
Golden State's Iguodala still struggling with bruised knee
Paul rebounded Klay Thompson's miss just before the final buzzer sounded for the first time and pounded the ball down in delight. The Rockets' other leader, Chris Paul, was on the bench for the final 22.4 seconds due to a right hamstring injury.
The president followed up his tweetstorm by reminding everyone that he is, in fact, president. "Ask them if they enjoyed her after election celebration", Trump tweeted.
Conservative strategist Rick Tyler followed up on Hunt's panel by going into the nuances for why Trump is wrong to characterize the FBI's informant on his campaign as a spy. "They went back home in tatters!" There is no evidence that the informant, former University of Cambridge professor Stefan Halper, was inserted into the campaign, but he did seek out and meet several Trump campaign advisers.
Special counsel Mueller himself has been a registered Republican in the past and was first appointed Federal Bureau of Investigation director by President George W. Bush.
"If they don't show us these documents, well, we are just going to have to say no", Giuliani told Fox.
The former NY mayor, who received a less-than-flattering birthday greeting from his hometown Monday, added that Trump's frequent tweets bashing the probe are working to his benefit. No matter how well WE do, they find fault.
Trump tweeted Wednesday that he wished he had not appointed Jeff Sessions to be attorney general.
Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that only the Syrian military should be on the country's southern border. In addition, Fathollah-Nejad said Israel is anxious about "a permanent Iranian military presence across the Israeli border".
Shares in Nintendo Co., which is a shareholder of Pokemon Co., jumped as much as 3.5 percent in early Tokyo trading Wednesday. Pokemon Quest is a free-to-start game, so players can at least see what it has to offer before spending any cash on it.
The White House has said it will impose 25% tariffs on $50bn worth of Chinese imports "shortly" after mid-June. The announcement comes as the USA administration negotiates with China on a broad trade dispute.
Dow Jones components Boeing (BA) and Caterpillar (CAT), heavy steel users vulnerable in a trade war, fell more than 1%. Even though the exemptions have covered more than half of steel imports, steel prices have moved higher this year.
Mayor Anne Hildalgo nicknamed Gassama as the "Spider-Man of 18th" in reference to the district where the boy was rescued. Gassama, for his part, met with French President Emanuel Macron who said he would make Gassama a full French citizen.
Traditional Hawaiian beliefs say it depends on Pele, the volcano goddess who is said to reside in Kilauea. Explosions at the summit were sending small bursts of volcanic ash as high as 15,000 feet (4,570 meters).
Lavrov's trip to Pyongyang comes amid a flurry of diplomatic activity to organize a historic summit between U.S. According to James Jeffrey , who served as deputy national security adviser in the George W.
When a second HomePod is set up in the same room, the user will be asked if they would like to form a stereo pair automatically. The iOS 11.4 update also comes with the option for stereo pairs via two HomePod devices to create a wider soundstage effect.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) flew in the area Sunday night and used infrared to determine where people were located. The lava is flowing from about two dozen fissures, the first of which opened more than three weeks ago.
A new study has found if you don't get enough during the week, a Sunday sleep-in could be what keeps you living to a ripe old age. The study followed the sleep habits of 43,880 subjects over the course of 13 years.
Trump to meet Abe before 'expected' Kim summit
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Free FIFA 18 World Cup Update Out Now, Here's What's Included
EA Sports has made its own predictor available to play online , so you can have a go to see if your results end up being the same. Finally, the FIFA World Cup Ultimate Team will update player cards throughout the tournament and include 17 World Cup Icons.
Stars Wars: 20 Worst Franchise Moments (So Far)
A key will be for Lucasfilm to rebuild that cool factor by the time Star Wars: Episode IX is released on December 20, 2019. Solo also had a lower opening than 2005's Star Wars: Episode III: Revenge of the Sith , which debuted to $108.4 million.