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Vermont senators praise special prosecutor appointment

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller will be at front of a special council tasked with investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. The special counsel reports to the DOJ chain of command and theoretically has less freedom than an independent counsel appointed by judges. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said that Rosenstein knew before making his recommendation to Trump that the president would fire Comey.



Senate aides: Comey has declined to testify before Intelligence Committee

May 3, 2017: Testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Comey insists he was consistent in his handling of the separate investigations into Clinton and Trump. He was appointed by Federation Internationale de Football Association in 2012 to investigate World Cup bidding contests, then resigned after he said the global soccer organization had mischaracterized a lengthy investigative report he had produced.



'Single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history:' Trump

The outburst came as Reuters reported former USA national security adviser Michael Flynn and other advisers to Mr Trump's campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the 2016 presidential race, according to current and former United States officials.


Ex-congressman Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexing case

Ex-congressman Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexing case

USA authorities last year began investigating reports that Weiner sent explicit messages to a 15-year-old girl in North Carolina. NEW YORK (CNN ) - Former Rep. Abedin, a top aide to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton a year ago, separated from Weiner in September after revelations he had sent more sexually charged messages online.


Haryana girls outshine boys in Class 12 boards

Haryana girls outshine boys in Class 12 boards

The students can see their results on www.bseh.org.in and the students can also download the application on their mobile phones of Education Board Bhiwani Haryana from Google App store. In rural areas, pass percentage of students was 66.92 per cent, while in urban areas it was 60.26, PTI said further. Harish Sharma from Vivekanand School in Kosli of Rewari secured 491 marks out of 500, emerging as topper in the Haryana in science stream.



How to avoid a Trump hug? Let us count the ways

Philippe Reines , a longtime operative for Hillary Clinton, seems to have seen the news about how the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director felt put-off during his meetings with the president before he was sacked. In that article, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's friend Benjamin Wittes relayed, "Comey said that as he was walking across the room he was determined that there wasn't going to be a hug".