Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russia probe

Mr Mueller's decision to talk with the two officials was reported earlier by the Washington Post . According to Comey, Trump said of Flynn: "He is a good guy". After Comey's testimony last week, further questions were raised about whether Trump tried to obstruct justice. But Republicans often came to Sessions' defense, reiterating that Comey's firing had to do with his handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe, not Russian Federation, and calling attention to illegal information leaks ...

Russian troops, defence industry benefit from Syrian operations: Putin

The 2017 edition aired Thursday, during which Putin addressed tensions with the U.S. According to a report from NBC News , Putin stressed the idea that Russian Federation is not even an enemy of the United States in the first place. Speaking on his annual Direct Line program, in which he answers screened questions from viewers all over Russian Federation live on all major state TV channels , Putin weighed in on the rift between Comey and U.S.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Twitterati trolls Sri Lanka fielding, hails Pakistan win

And while their bid to win a maiden global 50-overs title was scuppered by Pakistan in Wednesday's semi-final, Root said it was clear they were on the right track. Hasan Ali (three for 35) was exemplary as the Pakistan attack performed admirably - despite the key absence of Mohammad Amir with a last-minute back spasm - and with a top-score of just 46 from Joe Root, England fell badly short after being put in on a glorious day.

US student suffered 'extensive' brain damage in N. Korea

Daniel Kanter, who treated Warmbier, told a news conference Thursday. Doctors said his injuries are consistent with respiratory arrest cutting off oxygen to the brain, but the are not certain what caused it. "His neurological condition can best be described as a unresponsive wakefulness ", said Kanter. Ojea Quintana called on North Korea to "clarify the causes and circumstances" of the student's release.

Trump Says Obstruction Investigation Based On 'Phony' News

Trump Says Obstruction Investigation Based On 'Phony' News

Terminating Mueller would be the second time Trump has fired a senior law enforcement official investigating the Russian Federation issue - the first being Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey - and would run the risk of sending an even more unambiguous signal the president is axing everyone closing in on a truth he would like to keep secret.

Scalise's condition 'more difficult' than first thought, Trump says

Mr Scalise and the others had been at the GOP team's baseball practice in nearby Alexandria, Virginia, when they were shot. Trump, who visited Scalise at the hospital on Wednesday, said the congressman was "in some trouble but he's going to be OK, we hope".