Trump's digital volley appeared to be trained at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who recommended the firing last month of James Comey - an nearly unprecedented move that could yet imperil Trump's presidency. In the meeting, Trump requested that the men "put that recommendation in writing", the White House has contended, prompting Rosenstein to offer a formal recommendation to Trump that Comey be fired because he mishandled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.
He had roughly US$20 million in income from his Washington hotel, which opened just down the street from the White House previous year. It also doesn't address what he paid in taxes according to The Atlantic , as he still refuses to make his tax returns public.
A Trump friend who was spotted visiting the White House on Monday later told a PBS interviewer that the president was indeed mulling over firing Mueller. What is clear is that he could order the Justice Department to ax Mueller, which may result in Rosenstein's departure and would certainly intensify the uproar over the investigation.
Scalise , the third ranking member of House Republican leadership, was among six people who were injured after a gunman opened fire Wednesday in Alexandria, Virginia, during a Republicans' early-morning practice ahead of a charity baseball game.
Police detained more than 400 demonstrators at Navalny-organised rallies around the country, according to activist groups. The enrichment of government officials and those close to them has been the No. We watched as the riot police pushed the protestors back - while snatch squads dove into the crowd to grab the organisers. Russian police officers detain a participant of an opposition rally in Tverskaya street in central Moscow , Russia, on Russia Day , 12 June 2017.
Three of the previous nine Confederations Cups have been won by the host nation and Russian Federation, playing in the tournament for the first time, impressed with victory in Saint Petersburg. "I am frustrated and very disappointed", Rojas said in an interview with TASS after the match. The European champion opens its Group A program on Sunday against Mexico in Kazan .
Steve Scalise , R-La., and three others. James Hodgkinson began firing at Republicans during a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. The offices of Brooks and Franks said they had no comment, and referred questions to Capitol Police.
Meanwhile, there were emotional scenes as two civilians hit by bullets were buried in their respective villages. The attack came hours after LeT commander Junaid Mattoo was killed on Friday. Heavy contingents of police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) have been deployed across valley. Despite the internet on turtle speed, social media rose up in condemning the attack on JKP personnel, while some supported the ambush by Lashkar militants killing six JK police personnel at Achbal, ...
Mrs May held talks at Downing Street with the other Northern Ireland political parties in an attempt to allay growing concerns that the expected DUP deal would undermine the peace process. "This new arrangement is very unsettling and people are concerned and anxious about what it may mean, or what promises may be given. There's a lot of anxiety", Sinn Fein MP Michelle Glidernew told.
They have also been instructed it is no longer mandatory to alert D.C. officials of "all highly sensitive complaints" like allegations of racial discrimination or failure to properly investigate campus sexual assaults. The United States Commission on Civil Rights will launch a two-year probe into civil rights offices throughout President Trump's administration to examine their ability to function.
The White House was quick to react to the reports . The attorney general is also expected to push back on the notion that he committed perjury when he denied having had any communications with Russians during the presidential campaign a year ago, the source said .
Special Counsel Robert Mueller recently beefed up his investigative team to include 13 new attorneys just as news reports indicated the scope of the Russian Federation investigation was expanding. So Rosenstein will have to recuse himself. Brand might look at the whole affair differently from Rosenstein. She's the kind of person you'd be more likely to hear was appointed to an appeals court than was supervising an investigation of the president.
On Thursday alone, he posted four tweets about the ongoing probe. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 15, 2017You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people! He also raised questions about Clinton's family and, quote - "Dems dealing with Russian Federation".
The thunderstorms moving through the area are expected to produce one to three inches over the next three hours. Much like the storms we saw early this morning, they will be hit and miss. Weber is hopeful that showers and thunderstorms will hold off for most of the day and that it will "be a continuation of Saturday's forecast with a slightly higher humidity".
Saina was beaten by Thailand's Nitchaon Jindapol 15-21, 21-6, 16-21 in a marathon match of over one hour while fourth seed Sindhu was outplayed by Beiwen Zhand of the USA 21-15, 12-21, 18-21. In the first game, Srikanth led 11-6 at the break. "I don't want to focus too much on rankings, but If I play like this consistently, I can be number one", he added.
Flanked by Michelle O'Neill, leader of Sinn Fein in Northern Ireland, Mr Adam said of the talks with the Prime Minister: "We told her very directly that she was in breach of the Good Friday Agreement and we itemised those matters in which she was in default in relation to that agreement".
Scalise is being treated, discussed his condition on Friday saying that they believed he would be in the hospital for a considerable amount of time , possibly weeks. Doctor Sava described Scalise's shot to his left hip as a devastating "trans-pelvic gunshot wound" from a high-velocity rifle. The other congress members present credit Mr Scalise's security guards - members of the Capitol Police - with saving their lives .
Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, who was at Wednesday's practice and gave medical help after the shooting, said it would have "been awful" if the game had been canceled, and said Scalise would want it to go on. Colleagues said Scalise, who had been fielding balls at second base, dragged himself away from the infield, leaving a trail of blood before they rushed to his assistance.
With the help of attorney Gloria Allred , they compelled Cosby's wife, Camille Cosby, to sit for a deposition . "Why did the [accusers] wait so long?" asked one woman, who held a manila folder with "We 3 Bill Cosby " scrawled in Sharpie.
But the party is all set to grab the reins of the country's oldest civic body for the first time by electing its Mayor with the support of an Independent candidate. The CPM had won the Municipal Corporation's Mayor and Deputy Mayor's posts in 2012. "Just a few months back, we won Bhoranj bypoll and now, this historic win at Shimla Municipal Corporation".
President Donald Trump's decision to reverse some Obama-era Cuba policies landed with a thud among many congressional Republicans who say the new approach surrenders a potentially lucrative market for American goods and services to competitors.
She was looking at a group of counter-protesters gathered at the sidewalk skirting Broadway. ACT for America was headquartered in Virginia Beach until about a month ago, has been labeled an extremist organization by the Southern Poverty Law Center.
According to a copy of the complaint obtained by the Post , the plaintiffs state that Trump should have to answer to members of Congress on matters of the "foreign emoluments clause " because the clause requires a president needs "the consent of Congress" prior to accepting gifts.
If Trump is wise, he'll leave Mueller in place and let this investigation run its course. On Monday, reports emerged that Newsmax Media CEO Chris Ruddy had suggested that the president was thinking of firing Mueller. Mueller haws served 12 years as Federal Bureau of Investigation director. The talk about dismissing Mr Mueller appeared to be coming from Trump allies, including some close to White House strategist Steve Bannon, who are increasingly frustrated with the prospect of a ...
USA soldiers were shot and wounded in a potential insider attack a base in northern Afghanistan , officials said. A coalition official told CNN that some USA military personnel were wounded and evacuated after what appears to be an insider or "green-on-blue" attack by an Afghan soldier.
Tuesday . Many desert locations, including Phoenix, could climb as high as 115 to 120 degrees Sunday through Wednesday , the weather service said. Saturday to 9 p.m. Wednesday . Inland cities in the East and North Bay are expected to hit 90-100 degrees, and "southern Salinas Valley and Pinnacles National Park are both expected to exceed 100 degrees", BCN reports.
Hosts Russia are joined by Germany, who won the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil , Australia (Asia Confederation), Chile (South America), Mexico (North, Central America and Caribbean), New Zealand (Oceania Confederation), Portugal (European Champions) and Cameroon (Africa).
That at any time she could have contacted his family and tell them how he was feeling or even say where he could be found. Following Roy III's death , Carter set up a fundraiser for mental health awareness in her late boyfriend's name and also wrote about suicide prevention on her Facebook timeline, according to the Sun Chronicle .
Varadkar was elected by 57 votes to 50 by members of the Irish parliament. "The government that I lead will not be one of left or right because those old divisions don't comprehend the political challenges of today". In a move created to heal any divisions in his own party, Varadkar on Tuesday appointed the man he defeated, Simon Coveney , as deputy leader of Fine Gael.
Swift's official Instagram fan account posted the news on Thursday night. Taylor Swift got back together with Spotify on Friday, returning her music to streaming services nearly three years after complaining publicly they did not pay artists enough, and on the same day rival Katy Perry released a new album.