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How the White House is spinning Comey's firing

How the White House is spinning Comey's firing

I told myself, I might even lengthen out the investigation. The White House said the Justice Department was interviewing candidates to serve as interim Federal Bureau of Investigation director while Trump weighs a permanent replacement. Mr McCabe said he would refrain from discussing the Russian Federation investigation with the White House, pledged to report to the committee any efforts to interfere in it, and said the dismissal of the director would do nothing to impede the probe.



Lawmakers tell United's Munoz to improve service, not resign

Michael Capuano, a Democrat from MA. Lawmakers griped about crammed flights, confusing pricing policies for food and bags and excessive fees for customers who change flights. An American Airlines exec is expected to face questions after this video of a flight attendant losing with it a passenger went viral. Munoz said an investigation uncovered failures that the airline will remedy: Never have police remove a passenger who is not a safety threat, increase compensation to entice customers ...


Senate intelligence panel subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation documents

Senate intelligence panel subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation documents

James Lankford, R-Okla, a member of the Senate intel committee, said Wednesday on Fox News' "The Story with Martha MacCallum" the panel has " subpoenaed a large number of documents and everything related to the questions we've given him". The subpoenas issued in recent weeks by the US Attorney's Office in Alexandria, Virginia, were received by associates who worked with Flynn on contracts after he was forced out as director of the Defense Intelligence Agency in 2014, according to the people ...



Giuliani: 'I'm not gonna be Federal Bureau of Investigation director'

Trump claimed that he never tried to pressure Comey to chill with the Russian Federation investigation, noting that he wants "to find out if there was a problem in the election having to do with Russian Federation". Donald Trump speaks during an interview with NBC News' Lester Holt. We'll see what happens'. Trump's interview was released on the same day the interim head of the FBI told the US Congress that Comey's sacking would not derail the Russian Federation investigation.


White House defends lack of women at health care event

White House defends lack of women at health care event

A health advocacy group is launching a six-figure advertising campaign this week targeting 24 Republican House members who voted to repeal Barack Obama's health care law. Cutting almost $1 trillion from Medicaid will give states the freedom to tailor the program to suit their needs, Price said Sunday, May 7, as he defended a narrowly passed House bill that aims to undo parts of the health care law enacted by the previous administration.


Mother of Texas teen killed by police asks to join lawsuit

Mother of Texas teen killed by police asks to join lawsuit

Oliver is free on bond awaiting trial on a murder charge. Balch Springs, pop. 24,000, is on the southeast edge of the Greater Dallas Metro area. Police then retracted their initial statement that the vehicle Edwards was in was reversing toward the cop an "aggressive manner", with Balch Springs police chief Jonathan Haber saying, "I unintentionally (was) incorrect when I said the vehicle was backing down the road...in fact, I can tell you that I do have questions in relation to my ...