Buried in tonight's Postreport is this important revelation: FBI General Counsel James A. Baker did not want now-former FBI Director Jim Comey to "assure then-President-elect Trump that the FBI was not investigating him personally".
Special counsel Robert Mueller has brought 13 lawyers on board to handle the Russian Federation investigation, with plans to hire more, according to his spokesman Peter Carr. In a statement, Gorelick says that after the appointment of the special counsel, she advised Kushner "to obtain the independent advice of a lawyer with appropriate experience as to whether he should continue with us". "He will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any other inquiry".
The investigation is still in the early stages, CNNreported, and not yet any indication that Jared Kushner or others involved in the probe could face criminal charges.
It's not entirely clear why Kushner met with Gorkov. "Nice", Trump wrote in his first tweet.
Brexit timetable and negotiation plan revealed
Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britons voted last June to become the first nation ever to leave the 28-nation EU. Davis said he was looking for a "positive and constructive tone" to deal with the myriad issues dividing both sides.
Hike Messenger launches Hike Wallet
The new update has also brought in improved user interface as well as new features to the camera on the app. With Hike Wallet users can also recharge their phones and pay postpaid bills right from inside the app.
Comey testified last week that he also felt pressured to drop the Flynn probe. Trump fired FBI Director James Comey last month, citing the Russian Federation investigation as the reason. So I do think that - I caution the special counsel to stop with these leaks, conduct the investigation, and to allow Americans to believe what he's doing is ethical and above board.
The decision to hire Cullen has been in the works for weeks, aides to the vice president said. "And so that was his view throughout", Comey said. "And in fact, when I made a decision to just do it, I said to myself - I said, you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story".
Mueller's plans emerged just a week after Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee that Trump pressed him in February to ease up on an investigation into Flynn.
The newspaper noted Mueller had requested interviews with CIA Director Dan Coats, National Security Agency chief Michael Rogers and Richard Ledgett, the former NSA deputy director.
Trump spoke to Coats and Rogers about the Russian Federation investigation, according to officials.
Man drives into police vehicle on Champs-Elysees
The Paris prosecutor's office has opened an anti-terror investigation into the incident, an Interior Ministry spokesman said. The Champs-Elysees avenue in central Paris was sealed off on Monday afternoon after a driver rammed a gendarmerie van.
U.S. college student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio
He had not been seen in public since, and Swedish diplomats, representing US interests, had been denied consular access to him. A Wyoming man held prisoner in North Korea for over a year is returning to OH tonight, but the news isn't all happy.
Record-breaking congressional election headed for photo finish
Trump wrote that Ossoff "can't even vote. because he doesn't even live there!" The race between Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff. From the GOP's perspective, a Handel victory is just as important for its potentially demoralizing effect on Democrats.
SpiceJet and Boeing sign MoU for 40 737 MAX airplanes
Qatar Airways firms up an order for 20 Boeing BA.N 737 MAX jets after letter of intent a year ago for up to 60 737 MAX 8 jets. Twenty of SpiceJet's provisional order for 40 MAX 10s were conversions from an existing order for other 737 models.
Portugal vs Mexico: VAR not working well - Santos
Nani's 21st minute goal was disallowed by video assistants because a Portugal player was offside in the build up to the goal. Vidal would succeed where his team-mate failed nine minutes from time, heading powerfully into the Cameroon net.
Supreme Court Will Hear Gerrymandering Case
Four justices - only Justice Clarence Thomas remains of that group - said it was not the court's business to make such decisions. The court will be pressed with the responsibility of deciding if partisan gerrymandering violates the Constitution.