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"Trump blasts Comey as a 'showboat", as acting Federal Bureau of Investigation chief contradicts president

Comey's firing Tuesday shocked many in Washington and came as he was reportedly expanding the score of the FBI's probe into possible election ties between Russian Federation and Trump's team. "I believe that it would be very unfair to hear from someone whom we don't even know and immediately run out and fire a general". "I said: 'If it's possible, would you let me know, am I under investigation?'" Trump told NBC.



Israel cuts million dollar funding to United Nations over critical resolution

He also asked Israel to "hold off" on Jewish settlement construction in territory Palestinians claim for their future state. It was then voted for by Russia, China, Brazil, Sweden, South Africa, Iran, Malaysia, Mauritius, Nigeria, Senegal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Vietnam, Nicaragua, Chad and seven Arab countries.


McCabe Claims Broad Support for Comey Among FBI Employees

McCabe Claims Broad Support for Comey Among FBI Employees

But critics accuse Mr Trump of sacking him for leading the Russian Federation investigation. The White House is considering naming Mike Rogers FBI director. The Justice Department inspector general is investigating whether McCabe should have been recused from the case because his wife ran for a Virginia Senate seat and took money from the political action committee of Virginia Gov.


Acting FBI chief McCabe contradicts White House claim over Comey's dismissal

Acting FBI chief McCabe contradicts White House claim over Comey's dismissal

Trump's account differs from what his surrogates initially said on Tuesday, that he was simply accepting recommendations from the Department of Justice. That changed Tuesday, when Trump citing opinions by Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his top deputy, fired Comey. Republicans and Democrats vowed the House and Senate Intelligence Committees' investigations into the Russian Federation claims would continue.


Death toll from USA storms grows to 16 people

Death toll from USA storms grows to 16 people

The couple, along with two children, traveled from Lewisville to lend their hand with relief efforts in the rural East Texas communities after Saturday's severe storms, which saw six tornadoes touchdown and four deaths. "Door-to-door searches were being done Sunday". It shows rescuers pulling a limp infant from an overturned, partially submerged vehicle and carrying her to a nearby truck bed, where one performs CPR.