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McCain: Russia probe reaching the point 'of Watergate size'

I do not envy the lawyers and communications specialists whose burden it is to represent the president in his credibility contest with Comey, whom Trump dismissed, by his own account, over his frustration at the FBI's continuing interest in the Trump-Russia nexus.


Trump Denies Comey Allegations, Collusion with Russia

Trump Denies Comey Allegations, Collusion with Russia

The Comey firing and the reports of Trump's attempt to curb the Flynn investigation led to calls from lawmakers, Democrats and some Republicans, for appointment a special prosecutor in the Russian Federation investigation. According to NBC news, "multiple grand jury subpoenas" have been issued in connection with Manafort and Flynn. In a further, extraordinary twist to developments, President Vladimir Putin waded in to say Moscow could provide Congress with a record of Trump's controversial ...



Theresa May launches Tory manifesto with vow to govern for 'mainstream Britain'

May said "the next five years will be among the most challenging in our lifetime" - and repeated that only she offered the "strong and stable leadership" necessary. She said: "The next government's intentions on executive pay would be best served by developing the existing regime to focus stricter votes on those cases that warrant greater attention".



Chelsea Manning a Free Woman

In 2009 and 2010, Manning admitted that she-he at the time-smuggled out several SD disks with reams of classified information, including contents of Significant Actions files, or SigActs, which detail military actions on the ground in both Iraq and Afghanistan.



Trump denies asking Comey to shelf Flynn probe

Trump wrote, referring to former President Barack Obama and former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Trump has called the decision to appoint a special prosecutor a "witch hunt". Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican, told reporters after the briefing. A selloff in US stocks looked set to extend into its second day on Thursday.


Putin: I Can Prove Trump Passed No Secrets

Putin: I Can Prove Trump Passed No Secrets

Additionally, the meeting raised alarm bells in Washington because it came one day after Trump made a decision to fire FBI Director James Comey while the bureau investigated his campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation. The officer went on to say they "would not trust a partner who shared intelligence" without telling them first. Trump will be visiting Israel next week on his first foreign trip as president.