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Report: Special counsel reviewing whether Trump committed obstruction of justice

 WASHINGTON -- The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russian election meddling and any ties between Russia and the Trump campaign is reviewing whether President Trump tried to obstruct justice, according to a report published Wednesday night in The Washington Post that cited unnamed officials.  

Trump: 'I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director'

President Trump on Friday said he was “being investigated” for firing FBI Director James Comey "by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director." 


TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IN TALKS TO RETURN SUSPECTED SPY COMPOUNDS TO RUSSIA

 President Obama seized the properties last year in retaliation for Russia meddling in the 2016 election. 

People think France's president speaks English better than Trump

 President Trump may have the best words, but the internet thinks France’s President Macron is even better at speaking English! 

U.S. DIPLOMATS GO ROGUE AS TRUMP IGNITES ANOTHER DIPLOMATIC CRISIS

On Monday, as five Middle Eastern countries abruptly severed ties with Qatar, which they accused of condoning fund-raising for terrorist networks, among other grievances, U.S. ambassador Dana Shell Smith took to Twitter to reaffirm America’s relationship with the tiny Arabian petrostate. 

ISOLATED AND ENRAGED, TRUMP SETS OUT TO COMBAT COMEY ALONE

 ith the clock ticking down until James Comey testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee, President Donald Trump appears increasingly angry and alone.  

New Bot Turns Trump Tweets Into Presidential Statements And It's Perfect

 “It’s just doing the obvious thing, giving the president’s tweets the honorable treatment they deserve." 

Trump Slams ‘Cowardly’ Comey as Sessions Prepares to Testify

 President Donald Trump slammed James Comey in a tweet, days after the fired FBI director’s testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee and as Attorney General Jeff Sessions prepares to speak to the same panel to answer questions about alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. 


Donald Trump Gave The Pope A Sculpture His Holiness Will Probably Regift

 Turns out President DonaldTrump’s taste in art is just about as refined as his taste in suits. 

Trump reveals location of 2 nuclear submarines to Philippines' president

President Trump praised the Philippines' president for an "unbelievable job" in a fight against illegal drugs that has left thousands dead and drawn condemnation from American lawmakers, according to a leaked transcript of their telephone conversation last month. 

GERMANS ARE FINALLY UNITING—AROUND HATING DONALD TRUMP

 After a relatively successful first half of his big trip abroad last week, Donald Trump punctuated his final sweep through Europe with an abrupt return to churlish form, shoving a world leader out of the way for a photo-op, forcing people to engage in deeply awkward handshakes, and insulting NATO allies in front of the new NATO headquarters. 

How Is Trump Picking A New FBI Director Even A Thing?

 

Members of Congress should demand that this FBI director process stop right now.

From one president to another: Vincente Fox trolls Trump

 The former president of Mexico, Vincente Fox tells Trump he is president for all the wrong reasons. 

President Trump's bruising week in the White House

 On Friday, President Trump responded to former FBI Director James Comey's testimony from the previous day. 

Come Aboard

Report: Trump aides knew...

 Embattled former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn previously told President Trump's transition team weeks before his inauguration that he was under federal investigation for secretly working as a paid lobbyist for Turkey  

Russia probe reaches current White House official, people familiar with the case say

 The law enforcement investigation into possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign has identified a current White House official as a significant person of interest. 

Michael Flynn Rejects Order to Hand Over Documents

 WASHINGTON — Michael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security adviser, has rejected a subpoena from senators investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election and instead invoked his right against self-incrimination, a person familiar with his decision said Monday. 

Trump: I Never Said ‘Israel’ in Meeting With Russians

 JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump said Monday he never mentioned the word "Israel" as the source of intelligence about ISIS during a meeting with the Russian Foreign Minister, while Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted that "intelligence cooperation is terrific" with the United States. 

Escalating probes rattle Trump and his aides

 President Donald Trump seemed rattled before he left Washington on Friday afternoon, two people who spoke with him last week said, as he wondered aloud how much investigations into Russia’s involvement in the 2016 election might damage his presidency. 

Trump was "scared to death" of James Comey, Comey's father says

 Former FBI Director James Comey's father says his son was fired because President Trump was "scared to death of him," according to CNN. 

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Trump describes the 3 times he says James Comey told him he wasn't under investigation

 President Donald Trump said recently ousted FBI Director James Comey told him on three occasions that he was not under federal investigation.

Trump's statements linking Russia investigation to Comey firing could lead to legal problems

A growing number of legal experts say President Trump has opened himself up to a charge of obstruction of justice this week when he said “this Russia thing with Trump” was on his mind when he fired FBI Director James B. Comey. 

In service to Trump, Pence keeps saying things that aren’t true

 Once again, Vice President Pence was out on a limb. 

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

 His tweets have the power to shape international relations, send stock prices up — or down — and galvanize the American public. 

Trump’s Madness Invites Mutiny

 When people behave as if they have something to hide, it is often because they do. For me, this is a basic law of human behavior. 

Donald Trump's poll numbers should terrify Republicans

 Donald Trump has never been a terribly popular president. But, a series of recent polls show him in truly dangerous territory -- flirting with dipping under 40% approval just 115 days into his presidency.