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Trump threatens Comey and the media in a tirade of tweets

Trump threatens Comey and the media in a tirade of tweets

Spicer said the Justice Department had begun creating a list of potential candidates and was "going to be starting the process of interviewing people either today or through the weekend". The initial story given was that Comey was sacked for the way he handled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of private email for official state department business, a story that was backed up when Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters this week that Comey committed " ...


ACLU Files to Get Comey's Memo on Trump Conversation

ACLU Files to Get Comey's Memo on Trump Conversation

The decision came hours after a report by the New York Times that claimed Trump asked Comey to end the agency's investigation into ties between Michael Flynn, the former White House national security adviser, and Russian Federation. The FBI's investigation was at a preliminary stage and had not yielded indictments. The appointment gives Mueller, who led the Federal Bureau of Investigation through the September 11 terrorist attacks and served under presidential administrations of both ...



Judiciary panel expects to ask Comey to testify

In addition Trump is facing pointed questions about his discussions with Russian diplomats during which he is reported to have disclosed classified information. Trump fired Comey, not yet four years into his 10-year term, last week and admitted later he was thinking about the Russian Federation investigation when he made the decision.


Labour 'civil war' will make SNP real Westminster opposition - Nicola Sturgeon

Labour 'civil war' will make SNP real Westminster opposition - Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon makes a speech marking 10 years of the SNP in government at Port Edgar, South Queensferry. The EFTA is an intergovernmental organization that was set up for the promotion of free trade and economic integration to the benefit of its four member states - Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.



Senate Judiciary Wants Comey Memos

Flynn is one of the subjects of the FBI investigation. "The criminal code demands more than what Comey reportedly describes in his memo", Turley wrote in op-ed Wednesday. CNN senior legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin said Tuesday if President Donald Trump told the Federal Bureau of Investigation to end a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, then it would amount to obstruction of justice.