This morning, Trump said via his favorite means of communication that he is being investigated by the man who told him to fire the FBI Director . The White House has said the president "has never asked Mr Comey or anyone else to end any investigation , including any investigation involving General Flynn".
WASHINGTON (AP ) - President Donald Trump has lashed out at the investigators driving the Russian Federation investigation as "very bad and conflicted people", responding angrily to reports that the special counsel is looking into whether Trump obstructed justice.
Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner also remains at the MedStar Washington hospital after sustaining a gunshot wound to her ankle, but is in "good condition and good spirits" the hospital said. Later, the crowd burst into applause as Capitol Police Officer David Bailey - who was injured as he pursued the shooter - hobbled to the mound on crutches and tossed the ceremonial first pitch.
The President's latest Twitter attack on the special counsel investigation by Robert Mueller is likely to claim a new victim: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , the lawyer at least nominally in charge of the investigation. Citing "US sources familiar with the matter", The Washington Post reported Thursday that the business dealings of additional former members of Trump's team, including his campaign's chairman, Paul Manafort, ousted security adviser Michael Flynn and ex-security ...
The hospital said Scalise was struck by a single rifle shot to the left hip that went through his pelvis, "fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding". "I've had enough", she said. A congressional staffer was shot in the leg but was released from a hospital. Members of the group praised Hodgkinson online after learning about the political assassination attempt.
Addressing the volunteers , Vishwas asked them to follow the "basics", based on which the party was launched."Most volunteers who attended the meeting were a part of the party's anti-corruption movement. One of them read: "A friend of the BJP , he is not a poet but a traitor". The innuendo was that Mr Vishwas was on the same side as the BJP. He attacks while hiding and backstabs.
That tweet was in response to a Washington Post story that ran with five unnamed sources - without identifying the agencies they represented - saying that the special council had brought down his investigation to include the president. Sekulow said Trump "is not and has not been under investigation". "The message the president is sending through his tweets is that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired", Feinstein said.
Cosby's wife of 53 years, Camille, slammed prosecutors for bringing the case to court, calling district attorney Kevin Steele "heinously and exploitatively ambitious". But the jurors clearly struggled with their verdict, telling the judge on Day 4 that they were at an impasse. " "Probably" does not win criminal trials".
Damaged USS Fitzgerald is seen at Yokosuka Naval Base, south of Tokyo , Sunday, June 18, 2017. The USS Fitzgerald could have foundered, or even sunk, but for the crew's desperate efforts to save the ship, he said . Cmdr. Bryce Benson , the destroyer's commanding officer, was transferred to U.S. Naval Hospital Yokosuka by a Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) helicopter.
One Afghan soldier was killed and another was hurt in the attack that occurred around 2 pm. Responsibility for the attack has been claimed by the Taliban terrorist group, which asserted that at least 100 police officers had been killed, according to Reuters .
Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise remains in critical condition , but his vital signs have "stabilized" two days after being shot during a congressional baseball practice on Wednesday, hospital officials announced Friday. Democrats easily defeated Republicans 11-2 Thursday in the 2017 Congressional Baseball Game , in an annual tradition that took on renewed importance in the wake of Wednesday's shooting at a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.
Ronaldo was also involved in one of the game's biggest talking points, a "goal" that was disallowed after consultation with the Video Assistant Referees. Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio: "We played the European champions on equal terms, we generated chances but couldn't finish them". Portugal's advance in the early stages was soon rewarded by Pepe latching onto a long distance effort from winger Nani , only to be retrospectively ruled offside.
But Trump's tweet seemed to acknowledge that the federal investigation is indeed expanding from Russian hacking and collusion into possible obstruction of justice stemming from the president's decision to fire Comey. Jay Sekulow, a lawyer from US President Donald Trump's legal team, denied that Trump was under investigation. The Russia issue has cast a shadow over Trump's five months in office.
Commander of the Metropolitan Police Stuart Cundy said in a statement that a recovery operation, which was briefly suspended for security reasons, had been resumed and family liaison officers were dealing with 52 families. He said the government is carrying out an "urgent inspection" of other tower blocks in Britain to assess safety. Community groups have said that warnings about poor fire safety have always been ignored, and that in the aftermath of the disaster, officials failed to ...
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is now overseeing the investigation into President Trump's campaign, but there's been speculation he could step down . Durbin, speaking on WGN radio, said he hoped the response to Trump firing Mueller would be bipartisan if it occurred. "The message the president is sending through his tweets is that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired", she said in a statement released Friday.
Multiple reports surfaced last week, claiming that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election has expanded to include claims that Trump obstructed justice by firing FBI Director James Comey (pictured below).
Mr Mueller was appointed as special counsel to investigate Moscow's involvement in the presidential election past year and possible collusion by Trump campaign associates with the Russians, but there has been no indication that Mr Mueller told the president to fire Mr Comey.
Entertainment news outlet E!, also citing unidentified sources, said the couple had been spotted at a Los Angeles area hospital on Thursday. The superstar singer and her husband Jay Z reportedly welcomed their new twins nearly a week ago but a minor issue has kept them in hospital, TMZ claims.
There's been quite a bit of dissent among the experts, but they've nearly all agreed on one thing: the Boston Celtics would select Markelle Fultz with the No. So 76ers big man Joel Embiid , with teammate Dario Saric by his side, made a decision to have a little fun and post a selfie in front of a locker that included Fultz's name plate.
Trump discussed the implications of firing Mueller and told those around him that Mueller was part of a "witch hunt", according to the New York Times . The comments come amid increasing frustration at the White House and among Trump supporters the investigation will overshadow the president's agenda for months to come - a prospect that is favorable for Democrats.
The new Russian Federation sanctions also requires the White House to get a congressional review if it attempts to relax, suspend or terminate Russian Federation sanctions. If the president wants to lift the sanctions, then he must go to Congress for permission. Mr. Schumer said Mr. Trump has been "far too eager " to float the idea of sanctions relief with Russian Federation and that the point of the amendment was to take the decision out of the executive's hands.
He did not mention any names but his message comes a day after he took to Twitter to slam a media report indicating that special counsel Robert Mueller was investigating Trump himself for obstruction of justice related to the Russian Federation probe.
City A.M. understands that talks have relocated to the Palace of Westminster to accommodate the swearing in ceremony for the speaker of the House of Commons. Mrs Foster said gay rights were social issues for the Northern Irish parliament to deal with. Even the idea of an alliance is complicated, however.
Soon after returning to the United States , Rodman went into rehab. If Warmbier is to recover - and that's a very big if - it will require numerous surgeries to different parts of his brain. Danny Gratton was the only witness to Otto Warmbier's arrest at Pyongyang airport, but the US government never contacted him. According to The Wall Street Journal , US diplomats have met with a senior North Korean official in an attempt to constrain Korea's nuclear and missile programs.
The area surrounding the council-owned tower has been plastered by desperate relatives with pictures of missing people, from grandparents to young children, and large numbers of volunteers assisting the survivors. The identification of the victims is proving very hard - which experts attribute to the extreme heat of the fire. "You have to be prepared to receive people's emotions, and not be so frightened about people", he said.
It is not clear who would replace al-Baghdadi if he was killed - the group has lost many senior commanders in US-led air strikes, including second-in- command Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali and top financial official Abu Ali al-Anbari. Both are under attack by various groups who are fighting under the cover of airstrikes by the US -led coalition . Born Ibrahim al-Samarrai, Baghdadi is an Iraqi in his mid-forties, who broke away from al Qaeda in 2013 after years participating in the insurgency ...
He said police had started a criminal investigation but there was nothing to suggest "that the fire had been started deliberately". She has 10 days to come up with a strategy that will satisfy enough supporters of hard and soft Brexit alike or she will face a leadership challenge, a former minister told The Sunday Times.
We don't know if it's going to happen or if it won't happen. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said he would only consider dismissing Robert Mueller if there was good cause. Adam B. Schiff of California, the senior Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, scoffed at the idea that the president might fire Mueller. Ruddy said the ethics behind Mueller's presence are concerning considering how he was appointed to be special counsel.
The Seventh Fleet said in a statement earlier on Sunday: " Divers were able to access the space and found a number of bodies ". Several other U.S. "I express my heartfelt solidarity to America at this hard time". The names of the dead sailors will not be released until after their families have been identified.
Marine Le Pen, Mr Macron's far-right rival in the final round of the presidential election, has won a seat in parliament - but her National Front party is only forecast to get a total of four to eight seats. At the end of the afternoon, turnout stood at only 35 percent - below last week's record low. The Socialists, who ruled the nation before Macron's independent presidential victory in May, were decimated and only won six percent of the vote.