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Word of Trump pick for FBI director could come within days

Word of Trump pick for FBI director could come within days

The president had been engaging in "routine sharing" with foreign leaders, he said, arguing that some of the information was publicly available.

Trump briefly addressed journalists before flying to Lynchburg, Virginia, where he delivered a commencement speech at Liberty University. Aides later said the president had been considering firing Comey for months, and Trump said he would have made the decision regardless of the Justice Department recommendation.

Three other people are expected to interview on Saturday afternoon.

The words "impeachment" and "obstruction of justice" were flying around the airwaves Wednesday morning, following press reports that President Trump, in February, asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end the federal investigation into Michael Flynn, according to notes Comey reportedly wrote after his conversation with Trump.

Rogers picked up the endorsement Saturday of the FBI Agents Association, the union representing active and retired agents.

-Rogers. The FBI Agents Association says it believes his diverse background makes him the best choice. He had been under consideration to take over the bureau on an interim basis, but an official said he is now interviewing for the permanent job. "So there are a lot of unanswered questions".

Just before 2 p.m., two black SUVs drove through security and into the Justice Department courtyard.

England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyber attack
FedEx, telecom companies Telefonica of Spain and Megafon of Russian Federation were also hit. Major companies that includes sixteen National Health Service organsisations in the U.K.

"Let them do it", Trump said.

Preet Bharara, former US attorney for the Southern District of NY who was sacked by Trump, said Sunday in a Washington Post opinion piece that in order to restore faith in the system, there needs to be a bipartisan investigation in Congress as well as a special prosecutor to probe Russia's election activities.

Ryan's comments after a closed-door meeting of House Republicans came as lawmakers grappled with a series of damaging developments out of the White House over the past week. Fearful that his own team would leak the decision, Trump kept key staff in the dark as he pondered the dramatic move.

Trump also discussed his dissatisfaction with the media and suggested for a second time that he might cancel the daily White House press briefings in favor of biweekly press conferences where he would answer questions himself.

"That is not accurate", McCabe said. Loudermilk said Wednesday that after spending an 11-day recess back home, he's convinced his voters remain strongly supportive of the president. He dismissed as less desirable at least two of the 14 candidates under consideration by Trump, former Rep. Mike Rogers of MI and Sen. And so I'm not telling you that the news articles are wrong. John McCain, R-Ariz., called the reports "deeply disturbing" and said they could affect the willingness of USA allies and partners to share intelligence with the U.S.

"And we want to get as many to help fight terrorism as possible", Trump continued. Schiller was among those Trump consulted about Comey and was tapped by the president to deliver a letter informing the director of his firing.


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