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Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller -White House

Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller -White House

First and foremost, Trump can not actually fire Mueller . Trump could order Rod Rosenstein , the acting attorney general, to do it. Rosenstein could refuse to and resign, in which case Trump would go down the chain of command at the Department of Justice until he found an official willing to do so.



Trump Lashes Out At Investigators After Reports Of Obstruction Of Justice Inquiry

Leaders of the House Intelligence Committee are asking the White House to produce any tapes that might exist of President Donald Trump's conversations with ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey . He added, "You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer". The Secret Service said this officially and did not want to comment more on this discussion.



Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

Gage Skidmore / Flickr.comSpecial counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly investigating President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice. It quoted five people briefed on the requests and said those who have agreed to be interviewed are Daniel Coats, the director of national intelligence, Admiral Mike Rogers, head of the National Security Agency, and his recently departed deputy, Richard Ledgett.


ACLU: Michelle Carter Conviction Violates First Amendment

ACLU: Michelle Carter Conviction Violates First Amendment

Michelle Carter cries after being found guilty of involuntary manslaughter on Friday. Conrad Roy was 18 when he died in July 2014 of carbon monoxide poisoning after locking himself in his truck. On July 21, Carter texted a classmate that Roy's mother told her that detectives were going through Roy's belongings. "However, he breaks that chain of self-causation by exiting the vehicle, he takes himself out of the toxic environment", Moniz said.


Friday, June 16th Forecast: Heat Advisory this weekend into next week

Friday, June 16th Forecast: Heat Advisory this weekend into next week

Heat indices are expected to reach the triple digits Friday and Saturday despite isolated thunderstorm predictions and an incoming cold front. The temperature Friday at the Nut Tree Airport in Vacaville is expected reach 100, followed Saturday by a high of 102, 105 Sunday and 102 Monday.


Saints' Armstead needs shoulder surgery

Saints' Armstead needs shoulder surgery

The franchise invested big bucks in him with a five-year, $65.25 million contract extension last offseason. He has been a starter since late in his rookie season in 2013. The specifics of the injury were first reported by NFL.com. No one is more frustrated than me after working so hard. Heartbroken when I found out I need surgery! "We'll see", Payton said, via the New Orleans Times-Picayune .