President Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying
06 Juin, 2017, 10:31 | Author: Claudine Rigal
Trump asked Comey to drop the Flynn investigation, said a person who was given a copy of a memo Comey wrote about the conversation. His appearance will mark his first public comments since he was abruptly fired by the president last month.
The ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director will appear Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee for a hearing sure to be replete with political drama and intrigue.
Throughout the day on Monday, CNN has been promoting the Thursday testimony of former FBI Director James Comey before the Senate Intelligence Committee - one of the most anticipated Congressional testimony sessions in decades.
"The president's power to assert executive privilege is well-established", said press secretary Sean Spicer in a statement.
Besides Mr Kushner, Mr Cohen and Mr Flynn, the Justice and Congressional investigations are also looking into the Russian Federation ties of former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort, political consultant Roger Stone, and foreign affairs advisor Carter Page.
Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'
Apple made a number of announcements at its Worldwide Developers Conference Monday, but one feature may be a true life-saver. The 10.5in iPad Pro gets a new A10x Fusion brain, which Apple reckons is more powerful than many current (non-Apple) laptops.
Overview of Apple's Jam-packed WWDC 2017 Conference
New hardware: Apple is introducing a 10.5-inch iPad Pro in an attempt to revive interest in its once hot-selling line of tablets. The Home app also gets support for more accessories like AirPlay 2 speakers and will receive new triggers for better automation.
And the president labeled Comey a "showboat" and a "grandstander" during an interview in May with NBC News. Russian Federation has denied involvement, and Trump has denied any collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation.
Protesters assembled in Washington and other USA cities on Saturday in a "March for Truth" to demand an independent investigation into alleged connections between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. But he said he's expecting plenty of legislative accomplishments nonetheless. Reports citing "sources" state that a memo allegedly records Trump pressuring Comey - although no memo has been produced to date.
Trump's push to revamp deteriorating roads, bridges, airports, and railways aims to unlock economic growth and succeed in an area where his predecessor, Barack Obama, was repeatedly thwarted by a Republican-led Congress.
"There's no doubt that keeping members focused on investigations detracts from our legislative agenda", Marc Shorttold reporters at a White House briefing Monday evening.
The president plans to travel to OH on Wednesday to address ways of improving levees, dams, and locks along inland waterways that are crucial to agricultural exports.
Short also said the White House expects for Congress to raise the government's borrowing authority, also known as the debt limit, before the August recess.
He trained as a human rights lawyer before becoming a Labour Party member of Parliament for Tooting, a south London constituency. President Donald Trump criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan's the day after Saturday's deadly terror attack on the London Bridge .
Qatar, home to the Al-Jazeera news network, also plays a role in negotiating with groups that many governments keep distance from. Air, land and sea links have been halted to the country from Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain.
The Met said that family liaison officers had been deployed to support the families of the victims killed in Saturday's attack. She said the U.K.'s national threat level remained at severe on Monday, which "means that a terrorist attack is highly likely".
According to the Dallas Morning News , officials identified the bounty hunters as Fidel Garcia Jr. and Gabriel Bernal. The two bounty hunters had tracked down the fugitive, Ramon Hutchinson, to a Nissan dealership in Greenville.
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The Hilton Hotel in Tower Bridge is reported to have accommodated dozens of people in its lobby on the night of the attack. Harun Khan, the secretary general of the Muslim Council of Britain, agreed with May that things must change.
Deux clubs sont ainsi régulièrement évoqués dès qu'il est question du transfert de l'international ivoirien: le Barçg et le PSG . Si Balotelli peut rester? Un retour de Ben Arfa? "Je ne sais pas ce que veut faire Hatem".
Steve Kerr marvels at Kevin Durant's 'amazing' defense
Curry had a triple-double, with 32 points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists, including this no-looker to Shaun Livingston. Sunday night's Game 2 of the NBA Finals marked an emotional return to the bench for Warriors head coach Steve Kerr .
Arab rift over Qatar raises economic concerns
Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia), in a Twitter post, said it has cancelled all flights to Qatar from Monday morning onwards. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi urged them to restrain the countries which support terrorist organizations.
Wall Street dips as Apple drags
Stocks are edging lower in midday trading as the market pulls back from its latest record highs set last week. The S&P 500 energy sector rose 0.2 percent after falling 4.3 percent over the previous two weeks.
Apple Unveils Powerful New iMac Pro
The 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar will start at $1,799 and the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar will go for $2,399. During a year ago WWDC , Apple is working on Siri for implementing it and using the future devices like the Airpods.
Le Caire rompt ses relations diplomatiques avec Doha
Ce point est particulièrement problématique car cette mesure contredit un accord sur la libre circulation au sein du CCG. Etihad, Emirates et flydubai vont suspendre leurs vols vers le Qatar " jusqu'à nouvel ordre " ce mardi 6 juin 2017.
Amazon Prime Video Coming To Apple TV This Year
CEO Tim Cook said Amazon Prime Video, which includes original series like "Man in the High Castle", would be added to Apple TV. Recode previously reported that Amazon employees expect to see the app show up on Apple TV in the third quarter of this year.
Ancient lake on Mars harboured diverse microbial life
Gale crater was selected as the landing site for Curiosity; it hosts a ~5-km-tall mountain of layered sedimentary rock. While the shallow water of the lake was richer in oxidants, the deeper water sources were less affluent.