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Trump 'considering firing special counsel'

Rosenstein said that, under the special counsel regulations, he is the only department official with the authority to get rid of Mueller . Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Ryan echoed that sentiment, calling the reports about the president possibly moving to fire Mueller "a rumor". But House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told reporters Tuesday that, "the best advice would be to let Robert Mueller do his job".



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Investigators for special counsel will soon speak to senior intelligence officials

Investigators for special counsel will soon speak to senior intelligence officials

Those officials are Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence; Michael Rogers, the head of the National Security Agency; and Richard Ledgett, the former NSA deputy director, according to reports. Comey testified before the Senate intelligence committee last week and confirmed that he gave Mueller the memos he wrote detailing his interactions with Trump ahead of his firing.


Sir John Major: Tory-DUP deal may endanger fragile peace process

Sir John Major: Tory-DUP deal may endanger fragile peace process

The Queen's Speech will take place next Wednesday, as Theresa May looks to finalise a deal with the DUP to prop her up in power. Labour's shadow business secretary, Rebecca Long-Bailey, said the prospect of a deal between the Conservatives and the DUP was worrying, telling the BBC: It would create a lot of instability in terms of the peace process in Northern Ireland.



Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washingt

The Post calls it "a major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation ". Recent reports have found Mueller is hiring investigators familiar with prosecuting corruption cases. This meeting was a topic of interest when Coats testified before Congress last week. Coats and Rogers refused to comply with the president's requests, officials said.



CNN Sues FBI for Release of James Comey's Trump Memos

The former director of the Department of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, is scheduled to appear June 21 in an open session before the House of Representatives' intelligence committee, which is looking into Russian activity during the 2016 USA election campaign.