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House Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz Will Resign Next Month

Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) will leave Congress on June 30. Prior to joining FCW, Gunter reported for the C-Ville Weekly in Charlottesville, Va., and served as a college sports beat writer for the South Boston (Va.) News and Record. On Tuesday, Chaffetz took his first aggressive steps against the Trump administration. "And in fact, when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, 'You know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made up story, '" Trump said, ...



US Deputy AG Unlikely to Appoint Special Prosecutor in Russia Probe

Rosenstein will come to brief the full Senate next week", Schumer spokesman Matt House said in a statement. In total 11 people are reportedly being considered for the position, which requires further confirmation from the Senate. He said the discussions happened in two phone calls and at a dinner in which Comey was asking to keep his job. The twitter storm comes a day after Trump gave an interview with NBC News in which his account of the firing of FBI Director James Comey differed ...



Imam Khomeini's Grandson Calls on Iranians to Back Rouhani

In announcing his decision, Qalibaf asked his supporters "to contribute their full capacity and support for the success of my brother, Ebrahim Raisi". "I will dedicate all my abilities to support Rouhani" in Friday's election, Jahangiri said in a statement. Although Rouhani was expected to easily secure a second term, "it is highly likely that Ghalibaf's voters will flock to Raisi", Taleblu said.


Two charged with first-degree murder after Brampton woman's disappearance

Two charged with first-degree murder after Brampton woman's disappearance

On Friday, police said officers began investigating a report that 35-year-old Brampton resident Beata Paciorek was missing. Police are asking anyone with information about the case to come forward. Marie on May 20 in connection with her murder. A 28-year-old man identified as Mike Madill of no fixed address and a 37-year-old woman identified as Amy MacDonald, also of no fixed address were located and arrested in the Sault Ste.



James Comey to testify publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Fired FBI Director James Comey will testify before the Senate. Though Trump has caught criticism over his meeting with the Russian officials - during which he reportedly disclosed confidential information regarding potential terrorist threats - one US official stated that the president made the comments about the Russian investigation as a negotiating tactic meant to soften them and make them feel obligated to concede on a number of other issues they discussed, notes The Times .


U.S. democracy 'under assault by Donald Trump' after James Comey firing

U.S. democracy 'under assault by Donald Trump' after James Comey firing

White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Friday rejected the idea that Trump asked Comey to pledge his loyalty. Adam Lee, special agent in charge of the FBI's office in Richmond, Virginia, whom sources told ABC News would be interviewing for the Federal Bureau of Investigation job, arrived at the Justice Department around 1 p.m.