The president's chief lawyer now in charge of the case is Marc E. Kasowitz, a tough NY civil litigator who for years has aggressively represented Trump in multiple business and public relations disputes - often with threats of countersuits and menacing public statements - but who has little experience dealing with complex congressional and Justice Department investigations that are inevitably influenced by media coverage and public opinion.
But within hours of Trump's announcement, a coalition of 211 USA mayors said their cities will honor the commitments and goals of the deal anyway. "That is where we are". Pressed on the issue by reporters, one of them said "can we stay on topic, please". The historic 2015 climate deal, which includes almost every country in the world, set goals to limit greenhouse gas emissions in order to help curb the rise of global temperatures.
Senator James Lankford had noted that the former official "made a comment earlier about the...previous attorney general asking you about the investigation on the Clinton e-mails - saying that you had been asked not to call it an investigation anymore, but to call it a "matter.' And you said that 'confused" you".
Meanwhile, the Warriors all night played out of sync, sloppy basketball, turning the ball over 12 times, going 11-of-39 from 3-point range. "After looking at the video, I did not verbalize (that) to the table and looking at video, I should have done a better job of making sure that the table knew the technical foul as on Coach Kerr".
From left, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act , on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, June 7, 2017, in Washington .
He joked that Comey's memos were being gathered for a children's book called "James and the Guilty Orange". Trump had reportedly watched some of the hearing with his lawyers, reported The Guardian . The Russia investigations have consumed the White House and distracted the president and lawmakers from his governing agenda. But on the Senate side, nobody asked Comey Thursday about unmasking.
Two top US intelligence officials told lawmakers they did not feel inappropriately pressured by President Donald Trump to publicly disavow possible Russian collusion with Trump aides in last year's election. "I think that those matters also begin to fall within the scope of issues being investigated by the special counsel", McCabe said. The underlying question here, put out in a newspaper report , as often happens before someone testifies before Congress, was a suggestion that ...
London police said earlier they had recovered a body from the Thames in their search for Xavier Thomas, a 45-year-old missing since Saturday's attack. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. Questions are being raised about whether British police missed crucial warning signs that could have prevented the attack.
Speaking after being re-elected to his London seat, Corbyn said May should "go. and make way for a government that is truly representative of all the people of this country". European Union leaders expressed fears that May´s shock loss of her majority would raise the risk of negotiations failing. Former Conservative minister Anna Soubry added that the premier "is in a very hard place...
Seven people were killed and at least 48 injured in a London terrorist attack Saturday night - less than two weeks after a suicide bombing in Manchester and one day before an emotional charity concert for the victims of that attack.
By this time , the Attorney General and chief of staff had left the room, it was just Comey and Trump in the now famous one-on-one ambience in which Trump is said to thrive. Comey, keeping the F.B.I. out of politics is such a preoccupation that he once said he would never play basketball with President Barack Obama because of the appearance of being chummy with the man who appointed him".
Mili Hernandez , is a standout player on the Omaha Azzuri Cachorros girls club team. Hernandez's soccer team was disqualified from a local Nebraska tournament on Sunday when she was told by officials she "looked like a boy ". "So I don't like my hair long". "It's what she likes". Confused parents of a Nebraska girls' youth soccer team gathered for a meeting Monday evening trying to figure out how tournament officials allegedly mistook one of their players for a boy.
The underlying question here, put out in a newspaper report , as often happens before someone testifies before Congress, was a suggestion that President Trump himself had asked Dan Coats to help intervene, in some way, with the FBI and get this Russian Federation investigation changed or derailed or whatever the word would be.
Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris climate accord has been branded "short sighted and silly" by North Korea . The United States, the world's biggest carbon emitter after China, signed the agreement past year under the previous administration, but Trump has argued that the deal would harm the U.S.
As the investigation expanded to look at how the men knew one another and whether they were part of a larger conspiracy, Pakistani intelligence authorities swooped Tuesday into the town of Jhelum, where Khurum Butt lived until the time he was 7, when he moved to Britain.
He later seemed embrace Trump when he was considered for the top diplomatic job. Romney and Biden, a Democrat, both considered running for President a year ago, only to defer to candidates they saw as having an overwhelming financial advantage (Jeb Bush on the Republican side; Hillary Clinton on the Democratic side).
English, 7 p.m. Spanish. The Ole Country Church , at 2649 Ga. First Congregational Church: 1715 Bird St.at Oak Street: "Dominion or Partnership,"from Pastor Jerry Hambleton, 10 a.m. There will be music, crafts, games and snacks. - Spring Creek Road Baptist Church , 1312 Spring Creek Road. Departure from church , 8 a.m.; loading bus, 7:45 a.m.; return, 7 p.m.
Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz , seized on Comey's admission that he had orchestrated the public release of the information. "I hope you can let this go", is what Trump told Comey, according to the latte. Discussing the meeting in which Comey says Trump asked him to back off Flynn, Democratic Sen. "I'm going to tell you, I didn't say that ". "That concerned me because that language tracked how the campaign was talking about the FBI's work and that's concerning", he said.
The ouster came as he oversaw the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible ties between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. Comey said he did not know if there are tapes of his conversations with Trump but said if so they should be made public. Republicans have looked to discredit Comey by calling him a "leaker" because of the way he disseminated the information about Trump.
Rosenstein, you may recall, was the person the Trump administration tried to use to create a phony paper trail saying that the idea to fire FBI Director James Comey originated with the Justice Department, rather than with the White House Comey was investigating.
Defendant Michelle Carter listens to testimony at Taunton District Court in Taunton , Mass ., in Taunton , Mass ., Thursday, June 8, 2017. Steven Veronneau , a defense witness, said Roy visited a website that explained, "Easy, quick and painless ways to commit suicide" and Googled, "suicide by cop".
Sikorsky Memorial Airport in Stratford had a high temperature Tuesday of only 58 degrees - 16 degrees below average. If that occurred, we won't know until later Tuesday , this would be the earliest two heat waves have ever been happened so soon in the season.
Francisco Delgado III stopped breathing, prompting his parents to call 911 in a panic. Secondary, or delayed drowning as it is sometimes called, can happen hours after inhaling the water . The Delgado family created a GoFundMe page to help them raise money for funeral expenses. Parents often note that noticing their child just being "off" is another sign of secondary drowning.
Kasowitz also jumped on Comey's revelation that he had released details of his private conversations with the president, casting the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director as one of the "leakers" set on undermining the Trump administration.
Whatever the White House's efforts to push ahead with policy plans, there will be a spotlight on testimony by James Comey, the Federal Bureau of Investigation director Trump fired last month, to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday.
Investigators believe he has information relevant to their inquiry, USA officials said. And When?' The narrator opens the video by saying "the Federal Bureau of Investigation and House and Senate Intelligence Committees have confirmed they're investigating ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Officials".
Standing with various social justice and faith group leaders from across the Twin Cities, Jaylani Hussein, the executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Minnesota, says the planned " March against Sharia " is provoking fear in the community.
The four nations accused Doha of supporting terrorist organizations such as the Islamic state group (ISIS), Muslim Brotherhood and al Qaeda as they announced the removal of diplomatic staff from Qatar. airbase in the Middle East. As countries of the world including Iran's neighboring states are condemning today's terrorist attacks in Tehran , Saudi Arabia's Minister of Foreign Affairs refused to condemn the event.
Putin denied knowing Michael Flynn , Trump's disgraced former national security adviser who resigned after being caught in a secretive phone call with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak . Asked about the Russian ambassador's visit to the White House last month after Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, Putin said the United States media had "created a sensation" over it.
Mike Rogers , about media reports that Trump asked them to intervene in the Justice Department investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn , and the broader inquiry surrounding Russian Federation. They filibustered, claimed they didn't like the public forum and noted that they felt that answering certain questions was inappropriate. Trump has insisted the ongoing federal investigation into possible collusion between his campaign team and the Kremlin is a "witch hunt".