Trump slams Comey, once more dismisses Russia probe as "witch hunt"

But I think if McCaskill's account is true, it at the very least further discredits the Trump administration's original claim that Trump acted on the recommendation of the Justice Department to fire Comey. According to senators who were present at the closed-door meeting, Mr Rosenstein confirmed that he had known that former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey was about to be fired before he wrote a memo setting out the rationale for his dismissal on May 9th.

Pres. Trump: We will 'take care of' violent crimes against police

Pres. Trump: We will 'take care of' violent crimes against police

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this fifteenth day of May, in the year of our Lord two thousand seventeen, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and forty-first. He mentioned the ambushes of police a year ago in Baton Rouge, La. Find a precinct near you online . Monday, President Donald Trump honored the nation's fallen police officers and called for "a new era of respect and appreciation for law enforcement".

As ordered by Duterte, DAR to install farmers on Lapanday farm

As ordered by Duterte, DAR to install farmers on Lapanday farm

The group did not succeed in their first two attempts last April 17 and April 21 but they hope to gain success as they take their cue from Duterte himself. "Only the Supreme Court can overrule the writ of installation I have issued". Ironically, the members of this breakaway group participated in the resolution of the legal dispute.

Trump lashes out at 'greatest witch-hunt in history'

Republican Jason Chaffetz of Utah, chairman of the oversight panel, tweeted that Mueller was a "great selection". Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Judiciary Committee Democrat, said there was "no better person who could be asked to perform this function".

Trump says he's 'very close' to naming an FBI director

In this photo taken August 1, 2011, then-Sen. Lieberman was among four candidates Trump interviewed at the White House this week. And asked if Lieberman, the Democrat-turned-independent senator from CT was a top candidate, Trump said yes.

Sen. Graham: Trump-Russia probe seems to be criminal investigation

Rosenstein learned about Trump's plan on May 8, Durbin said. Former FBI Director Robert Mueller has been appointed as a special investigator of Russia-Trump ties in a federal investigation. Trump's terse denial followed reports by Reuters and other media about a memo written by Comey alleging that Trump made the request to close down the investigation into Michael Flynn and Russian Federation back in February.