Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii. It comes a day after lawmakers questioned Justice Department officials about the probe and Mueller's independence. The White House has denied it put pressure on Mr Comey. Huckabee - on a trip with Trump, also told reporters aboard Air Force One that the president thought Attorney General Jeff Sessions "did a very good job" in testimony before Congress on Tuesday.

Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter

Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter

The FBI said the IL husband and unemployed home inspector had been living out of his vehicle in Alexandria , Virginia, since March. In a March 22 Facebook post , Hodgkinson, who turned his ire against Trump, who he described as a "traitor".

Tillerson to testify in House as Russia sanctions vote nears

It also includes measures to better track and combat corruption and illicit financing structures that lead back to Russian Federation. Sens. John Boozman and Tom Cotton, both Republicans from Arkansas, backed the measure. Senator Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey) questioned the budget's cuts that he fears would undermine United States goals of promoting human rights overseas, where funding for foreign aid and pro-democracy programs was decreased.

DUP leader slams 'hyperbole' over gay rights policy

Both the Conservative Party and the DUP were now focused on finalising the "terms and conditions" of the deal following a meeting between May and DUP leader Arlene Foster on Tuesday, the DUP source told the channel. Sinn Fein's Michelle Gildernew (Fermanagh and South Tyrone) raised concern about an alliance, saying: "This new arrangement is very unsettling and people are concerned and wary of what it may mean, and what promises will be given or promises extracted from Theresa May ".

Special prosecutor investigating Pres. Trump for possible obstruction of justice

During a press conference on May 18, the day after Mueller was named special counsel , ABC News' chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl asked Trump if his appointment was the right move. After Comey's testimony, Trump said he had been vindicated because his former FBI director confirmed telling Trump on three occasions that he was not under investigation.