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Trump won't say whether Spicer still has a job

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) described Comey as "one of the most ethical, upright, straightforward individuals I've had the opportunity to work with", and told reporters he "provided our committee more access to information than any director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation".



Trump Says He Was Always Going to Fire FBI Director

Standard FBI policy dictates that employees are not to confirm or deny details about active investigations. "The way the Director handled the conclusion of the email investigation was wrong", Rosenstein wrote. "There was a decision-making process". "The integrity of our law enforcement agencies and their leadership is of the utmost importance to President Trump ".



Trump tweets warning to Comey about 'leaking to the press'

The entire concept of a president's executive privilege rests on the idea that the president needs the best, most honest, most unvarnished advice and information possible - even if that advice would be controversial or unpopular. Mr Trump has taken a harsher tone towards the USA press than many predecessors, often alleging that various news outlets issue "fake news" reports that benefit his rivals.



Trump Says He Wants To Help Mediate Israeli-Palestinian Peace Deal

Abbas pointed toward a likely partnership while crediting Trump's " great negotiating ability ". But Trump added that any agreement "cannot be imposed by the United States , or by any other nation". Pence said that Trump would never undermine Israel's national security while pursuing a final peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians.



US intelligence chiefs say reviewing use of Kaspersky software

An employee works near screens in the virus lab at the headquarters of Russian cyber security company Kaspersky Labs in Moscow July 29, 2013. "We are tracking Kaspersky and their software", Stewart said . It denied helping state actors conduct cyberespionage. The company has a 20 year history in the IT security industry of always abiding by the highest ethical business practices, and Kaspersky Lab believes it is completely unacceptable that the company is being unjustly accused by ...



NHS services across England and Scotland hit by cyber-attack

Now comes word that networks around the world are under attack Friday. Ransomware attacks typically remotely encrypt files on a computer and hold them until the owners, or users of the files, pay a fee. "As of now the virus has been localized", ministry spokeswoman Irina Volk told TASS . Hospitals in London , northwest England and other parts of the country reported problems with their computer systems Friday.