Trump Administration Slowly But Surely Loses Control Over The Russia Probe

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY said Mueller's appointment gave him "significantly greater confidence that the investigation will follow the facts wherever they lead". As for Comey, whom Trump fired last week, the FBI director wrote in a memo after a February meeting at the White House that the new president had asked him to shut down the FBI's investigation of Flynn and his Russian contacts, said a person who had read the memo.

IEA sees oil market rebalance but warns of Libya, Nigeria surge

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation said they favor prolonging oil-output cuts by global producers through the end of the first quarter of 2018, setting a firmer time frame for a likely extension of the curbs into next year. "Preliminary consultations show that everybody is committed" to the output agreement and no country is willing to quit, said Novak. European benchmark North Sea Brent crude rose $1.54 to $52.38 a barrel by 1005 GMT (6.05 a.m.

Two Dead After Tornado Rips Through Wisconsin And Oklahoma On Tuesday

Two Dead After Tornado Rips Through Wisconsin And Oklahoma On Tuesday

It was not immediately known if there were injuries. Sheriff Wallace said heavy damage occurred to public and private properties, including homes and rural farms. National Weather Service Meteorologist Mike Umscheid says radar images suggest the storm may have produced other brief, rain-wrapped tornadoes as it moved over rural farmland.

Georgia Amber Alert issued for missing teen

Georgia Amber Alert issued for missing teen

The vehicle was reportedly being driven recklessly and passing other vehicles as well. Highway 124 on Dee Kennedy Road. She was in a white Nissan Maxima with Georgia license plate PBD6016. The center only described Lanford as a white man weighing 144 pounds and standing 6 feet and 3 inches tall. Investigators are asking anyone who may have seen the Molina and Lanford to call 911 or the Barrow County Sheriff's Office at 770-307-3080.

Trump Impeachment Talk Started Before He Was Even Nominated

If true, it could mean devastating consequences for the president, said Gergen, who served under Presidents Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton, both of whom faced the impeachment process. Every day Donald Trump remains president puts our democracy at risk. Trump made the exceptionally rare move of ousting Comey as the bureau investigates the matter, prompting concern from many, including members of Trump's own party.

Memo: Trump Discussed Imprisoning Reporters With Comey

Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer called for appointment of a special prosecutor to take charge of an independent investigation. DETROW: A few hours after she spoke, more reports, this time that Trump had directly pressured Comey to drop an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.