Comey was 'disgusted' by hug with Trump

Brookings Institution fellow Benjamin Wittes , a close friend of Comey, recounted the incident on PBS "NewsHour" Thursday. Wittes, a Trump critic who is editor-in-chief of the Lawfare blog, told the Times that "he never meant to publicly discuss his conversations with Mr.

Senate intel chair backtracks on claim Flynn won't honor subpoena

Amid investigations from multiple committees on Capitol Hill into his ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, the beleaguered lieutenant general and Turkey lobbyist has claimed that, in private exchanges, the president has expressed his continued support as recently as late last month .

Democrat Representative on House Floor: Trump 'Must Be Impeached'

Democrat Representative on House Floor: Trump 'Must Be Impeached'

The Republican-led House oversight committee said Wednesday it plans to invite fired FBI Director James Comey to a May 24 hearing, amid questions on whether President Trump tried to interfere with the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 race.

Lieberman the frontrunner for Federal Bureau of Investigation post

President Donald Trump denounced the appointment of a special counsel to investigate his campaign's ties with Russia Thursday, repeatedly calling it an unprecedented "witch hunt" that "hurts our country terribly". Among their concerns was Mr Lieberman's past praise of Mr Michael Flynn, Mr Trump's first national security adviser, who was sacked in February after misleading officials about his conversations with Russian officials.

Donald Trump says he fired James Comey because he was 'unpopular'

Trump said there was "no collusion" but added that he can only speak for himself. Trump said that Comey "was very unpopular with most people " and said that he was expecting more widespread praise for the firing. "Well, I respect the move, but the entire thing has been a witch hunt", Trump said, echoing a tweet he sent out earlier on Thursday. "We have to get back to running this country really, really well".