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Trump decries Russia probe as greatest witch hunt in US history

Rosenstein briefed the Senate after being invited by Democratic Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell last week to address the chamber to explain why Trump fired Comey. As for Mueller, he's been promised the resources he needs to follow leads in the investigation and that includes the resources of the FBI. "The shock to the body is that this is now a criminal investigation", Graham (R-SC) told reporters moments after he exited the Senate chamber.


Vince Staples Previews New LP With Striking 'Big Fish' Video

Vince Staples Previews New LP With Striking 'Big Fish' Video

The clip first finds Staples out at sea on a boat, gently bobbing in the waves while delivering his verses. In an interview with Noisey earlier this year, the Cali rapper revealed that he's been working on a new album named Big Fish Theory.


Trump denies asking Comey to end Flynn investigation

Trump denies asking Comey to end Flynn investigation

If Trump does have taped conversations with Comey, they may well end up as part of an investigation into whether he fired Comey because he wouldn't end the Russia-related investigations. Comey had been invited to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday but never accepted and indicated he would appear at another time .



Trump to meet four candidates for FBI director: Spicer

MSNBC reported that Lieberman was cagey about whether he'd take the job if Trump offered it to him, saying, "I'd rather not say". Comey was investigating the Trump campaign for possible collusion with Russian operatives to influence the 2016 election, and his termination fueled speculation that Trump was attempting to impeded the bureau's probe.



Hero's welcome in Pyongyang for North's missile developers

North Korea on Sunday (local time) launched the Hwasong-12, the projectile that has shown the best performance so far aside from its space rockets, in what the global community suspects to have been a covert missiles test. The meeting with Tillerson came a day after Hong met President Trump, who expressed hopes of engaging with Pyongyang to make peace through dialogue, but only if the conditions are right.' Later, Hong met with several members of Congress, including Senator Cory Gardner, a ...


New Orleans begins removal of third Confederate monument

New Orleans begins removal of third Confederate monument

His was the third of four monuments coming down in the city's attempt to rectify post-Civil War divisions and eliminate icons of white supremacy from places of prominence, but some object to what they consider erasing history. In 2015, New Orleans chose to take down the four monuments, and a USA appeals court ruled in March that it had the right to proceed. One more statue remains to be taken down, of Gen.