Comey was asked on his way into the meeting room about Trump's assertion that he is best friends with special counsel Robert Mueller, who is overseeing the Russian Federation probe. That is Fake News.
Representatives for the U.S. Department of Justice declined to comment on the Trump tweets.
Comey Says House Committees Mostly Asked About Clinton Email Probe
President Donald Trump has reportedly taken great pride in his ceremonial decorum over the course of the past few days in the context of the passing of former President George H.W. Bush. Will all of the substantial & many contributions made by the 17 Angry Democrats to the Campaign of Crooked Hillary be listed in top of Report.
Also on Friday, Mueller's office and the Southern District of NY are to file sentencing memos on Michael Cohen, Trump's former private lawyer.
And special counsel Robert Mueller is also due to file a document spelling out what his team previously referred to as the "crimes and lies" that led them to cancel a cooperation agreement with former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
".overturned, 9-0, in the United States Supreme Court". "Thank you, Rod", the president said.
Former FBI Director James Comey has arrived on Capitol Hill for a closed-door interview with two House committees.
House Democrats already are promising to summon Whitaker to testify about what promises he might - or might not - have made before agreeing to replace fired AG Jeff Sessions, who angered Trump by recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation.
"It is our understanding that, 14 months after Mr. Whitaker joined the department, his ethics review is still incomplete", the senior Democrats wrote. Trump pressuring Rosenstein to step aside from the probe would only intensify those House investigations.
Ultimate , teased that the downloadable characters for the forthcoming fighting game would be huge, he was not kidding. For the time being, however, Persona fans have been going insane over the news that Joker is Smash bound.
Once you're near the burger chain, the app will unlock the special discounted Whopper, and guide you to their nearest location. In a later tweet, the company joked: "morning everyone. if you happen to be going to McDonald's today, drive safe".
BUR authorities reported that although the airport remained open, some flights were cancelled or delayed due to the incident. The system, which the FAA credits with 13 prior saves, is created to stop aircraft travelling up to 80 miles per hour.
Officers were called onto the scene when crowded lines and rampant double-parking started to congest the surrounding area. The Cheesecake Factory is celebrating their 40th birthday with thousands of slices of free cheesecake.
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday reiterated his stance that there was no military solution to Afghan conflict . In a wide-ranging interview with the top USA newspaper, the premier said he wanted a "proper relationship" with Washington.
The chauffeur and infielder Carlos Rivero , a teammate of Valbuena and Castillo who was also in the auto , survived. Our thoughts and prayers are with their loved ones during this time of grief", the Angels said in a tweet .
Sweden has since dropped that case, and Ecuador says there are no pending extradition requests against the WikiLeaks founder. However, the United Kingdom has reportedly told Ecuador that his jail time for skipping bail would not exceed six months.
The employees were taken to five hospitals to be treated for exposure to concentrated capsaicin. Another 30 people were treated by emergency services at the scene.
Kyler Murray wins Davey O'Brien Award
Kyler Murray transferred to Oklahoma after his freshman season, sat out a season per transfer rules and then backed up Mayfield. Tua Tagovailoa will have to wait until Saturday to find out if he's the victor of college football's top prize.
CNN evacuated after bomb threat
"Due to the threat, the office has been evacuated", Stelter tweeted shortly after 10:30 p.m . Don Lemon , who was on the air at the time of the bomb threat was forced to abandon his show.
First Mortal Kombat 11 screenshots released
Hype levels will be high for this one, which officially releases on April 23, 2019. Mortal Kombat himself, Creative Director Ed Boon. Mortal Kombat 11 is real and it's real bloody .
US prepares to sail warship in Black Sea
Ukrainian ports of the Azov sea reduced the turnover more than doubled, forced to go on four-day working week and reduce staff. CNN cited three unnamed USA officials as the source for the report, which could not be immediately confirmed.
Asia stocks stage relief rally after China-US deal
Lawmakers are to vote December 11 on Prime Minister Theresa May's agreement on leaving the European Union. Europe fared a little better, but London Frankfurt DAX and Paris were all 0.4 to 0.6 percent lower.
Haley fails in UN bid to condemn Hamas
Haley said that, in an average year, the UN General Assembly votes on a resolution opposing Israel twenty times. Global consensus has been that Jerusalem's status must be negotiated between the two sides.
VW Says Its Next-Gen Gasoline Engines Will Be Its Last
Jost pointed to recent strategic decisions by Volkswagen as being fully in line with the plans to migrate to electric vehicles. The new petrol and diesel units are slated to arrive in 2026 and they will mark the end of an era for Volkswagen.
These are the 10 best places to work in 2019
Employee satisfaction at Facebook has taken a big hit in the a year ago , according to new research from Glassdoor . Reviews had come from current and former employees between 23 October, 2017 and 21 October, 2018.
Hawaiian monk seal has eel removed from its nose
A juvenile Hawaiian Monk Seal found itself in a spot of bother earlier this week when a sizeable eel became lodged in its nose. Hawaiian monk seals are a critically endangered species found only in Hawaii, and are protected by both state and federal laws.