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Trump blasts reported obstruction probe over 'phony' Russian Federation story

Trump followed up about an hour later with another critical tweet: "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" The Washington Post reported Wednesday that special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking interviews with Coats and two other Trump administration officials and that the Russian Federation investigation is widening to examine whether President Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice.


Sessions Tells Senate Little, is Accused of Impeding Probe

Sessions Tells Senate Little, is Accused of Impeding Probe

The president's tweets in response to revelations of an expanded Russian Federation inquiry came the same day that CNN filed a lawsuit against the Federal Bureau of Investigation in an effort to get a hold of memos fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey wrote about his conversations with President Trump .


Israel's David Grossman wins International Booker Prize

Israel's David Grossman wins International Booker Prize

Jessica Cohen, who split the prize of 50,000 British pounds (approximately $64,000) with the celebrated Israeli novelist, gave half of her portion to B'Tselem, a Jerusalem-based organization that tallies "human rights violations in the Occupied Territories", according to its website .


President Trump Being Investigated For Obstruction

President Trump Being Investigated For Obstruction

Mueller was named by Rosenstein on May 17 to lead the Russian Federation investigation as a special counsel, a position created to conduct investigations when a normal Justice Department probe would present a conflict of interest. Comey testified that initial explanations that he was sacked because of poor leadership were "lies, plain and simple". Nevertheless, the Post story is a blockbuster, if only because it should silence the Trump camp's long-held insistence that the president has ...



Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

The plan unveiled by Obama meant to let roughly 4 million people - those who have lived illegally in the United States at least since 2010, have no criminal record and have children who are U.S. The protection program for parents, like the one for young immigrants, was created with a policy memo during the Obama administration. As part of the expansion to protect immigrant parents living in the United States illegally, the Obama administration also sought to provide the young immigrants with ...