President Trump contradicts White House on reason for Comey firing

President Trump contradicts White House on reason for Comey firing

In the interview Thursday night, President Trump went on to explain Comey had told him on three separate occasions he is not under investigation by the FBI. And while 61% of respondents said Trump's decision did not change their opinion of the president, 30% of respondents said they had a less favorable impression of Trump now, versus just 6% who said they had a more favorable view.

Assange Case Could Be Relaunched If He Returns to Sweden Before 2020

Kim Dotcom, the founder of now-defunct file hosting service Megaupload, also responded to the news of the rape investigation against Assange being dropped in Sweden. The maximum sentence for that offense is a year in prison. At a press conference in Quito, Long called on Britain allow Assange safe passage so he could take up his asylum in Ecuador.

Liverpool star set for summer exit as Klopp seeks replacement

Liverpool star set for summer exit as Klopp seeks replacement

He was born in the year 2000 - how old does that make you feel? The 21-year-old's excellent form saw him earn his first global call-up earlier this year and would add an extra dimension to Liverpool's attack. The reds could finish in 3rd, 4th or 5th place this season dependent on results but Klopp stressed that the club will invest irrespective of whether they make it to European football's top competition.

Former DOJ Spox: Comey Is Trying To Take Down Trump

Reuters reports that after the election, Flynn, who was forced to resign for misleading officials about the nature of his conversations with Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak, was trying to establish a "back channel for communication between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin that could bypass the USA national security bureaucracy, which both sides considered hostile to improved relations".

PM speaks to newly elected French President

Despite her defeat in the presidential election, Marine Le Pen has indicated that she will be campaigning again in next month's parliamentary vote. "We can only hope that France seizes its chance", Parisian Michael Jeuga said on Monday. "The leaders briefly discussed Brexit and the Prime Minister reiterated that the United Kingdom wants a strong partnership with a secure and prosperous European Union once we leave", a Downing Street spokesperson said.

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

The White House initially cited Rosenstein's recommendation to explain Comey's ouster during an ongoing investigation into potential collusion between Trump's associates and Russian Federation. "Honor that decision, cooperate where it is appropriate, fight back where you have the legal ability to do so", Graham said. His advice to the president: "Stay disciplined, stay focused and deliver on the world stage".