Trump says Russian Federation probe will find no collusion

Mueller will not have the authority to demand Congress halt a probe. Congressional investigators have been seeking Comey's memos on his meeting with Trump, as well as documents from the Justice Department related to his firing. NBC News reported Wednesday evening that there are now multiple grand jury subpoenas relating to Michael Flynn, Trump's former National Security Advisor, and Paul Manafort, Trump's ex-campaign manager.

Trump Tweet Sparks Legal Questions Over Comey Firing

Democrats quickly seized on the dispute, demanding the White House turn over any tapes that might exist of the president's conversations with Comey . Comey instead told Trump he could count on his honesty, the Times said. In 1973, President Richard Nixon sacked Archibald Cox, the Watergate special prosecutor who was seeking access to tapes of presidential conversations that ultimately led to Mr Nixon's resignation.

Flynn blocked military move Turkey opposed

FILE - In this January 3, 2017, file photo, Michael Flynn, then - President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for National Security Adviser arrives at Trump Tower in NY. On Wednesday, the Department of Justice named former FBI Director Robert Mueller to be special counsel investigating Russian efforts to influence the USA presidential election.

Trump to meet Turkish leader amid storm over shared intel

Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn", the White House said in a statement. The relying on regional allies including Turkey for intelligence-sharing and military assistance as it crafts a Syria policy, particularly as Iran and Russian Federation work to bolster Syrian President Bashar Assad's government.

Budget 2017: The Politics Of Picking A Fight With The Banks

Budget 2017: The Politics Of Picking A Fight With The Banks

The Abbott-led opposition and government, for years, warned of a debt and deficit disaster facing Australia, but the 2017 budget saw new spending on infrastructure and a move to highlight "good" debt spent on national building, and "bad" debt funded out of revenue.

Storms pummel central US, as tornadoes kill at least 2

Storms pummel central US, as tornadoes kill at least 2

According to media reports, from the effects of the storm killed two people in the States of Oklahoma and Wisconsin. A powerful storm and tornado that struck Barron County Tuesday evening has claimed at least one life as well as leveling about 40 mobile homes at a mobile home park near Chetek.