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Sean Spicer Still Won't Say If President Trump Is Recording Conversations

In January, the USA intelligence community announced with "high confidence" that the Russian government-including intelligence officials, paid social media trolls and Vladimir Putin himself-had interfered in our election "to undermine public faith in the United States democratic process, denigrate Secretary Clinton, and harm her electability and potential presidency", while harboring "a clear preference for President-elect Trump ".



Trump On Spicer's Future: 'He's Been There From The Beginning'

Associates said Comey is furious about the lack of respect he was shown during his abrupt firing Tuesday and has been angered by comments by Trump and White House staffers, reported ABC News . "The integrity of our law enforcement agencies and their leadership is of the utmost importance to President Trump ". Trump told NBC News that Comey is "a showboat, he's a grandstander".



Greek seamen and journalists go on strike

Greek public finances are now being propped up by a third successive bailout, monitored by European Union institutions and the International Monetary Fund. However, at the start of this month the Greek government secured a deal with creditors in return for further reforms to its economy, including more cuts to pensions and higher taxes.



'We Can Make a Fast Decision' on New FBI Director

Also interviewing Saturday were Michael J. Garcia, an associate judge on New York's highest court, and U.S. District Judge Henry E. Hudson, a George W. After four months in office, President Donald Trump has become distrustful of some of his White House staff, heavily reliant on a handful of family members and longtime aides, and furious that the White House's attempts to quell the firestorm over the FBI and congressional Russian Federation investigations only seem to add more fuel.



N. Korea's missile test challenges South

In Beijing, Chinese President Xi Jinping told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin that their countries are both playing an "important role as a balancing power" in world affairs by seeking a peaceful way out for of the crises in Syria and the Korean Peninsula.


White House doesn't deny Trump recording conversations

White House doesn't deny Trump recording conversations

CNN said Comey is "not anxious about any tapes" Trump may have, citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter. A few minutes later, Time's Zeke Miller returned to the question: "Is [Trump] now recording conversations taking place in the Oval Office?" Trump's nominee must be confirmed in the Senate, where Democrats and some Republicans have fiercely criticized Comey's firing.