"There's still no evidence of obstruction, and current and former leaders in the intelligence community have repeatedly said there's been no effort to impede the investigation in any way", she said in a statement.
"After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able to show any proof".
The Washington Post, citing unidentified officials, carried the report on Wednesday. Rosenstein finds himself in a spot as he could face the President anger or answer questions about his own future role supervising Mueller when he could become a witness in the special counsel's probe.
Significantly, Preet Bharara, the India-born former top U.S. federal prosecutor, earlier this week had said that there was enough evidence to begin an obstruction of justice case against Trump over his alleged interference in the Russian Federation probe.
According to the Washington Post, Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating the business dealings of Jared Kushner, a former NY real estate developer who now serves as special adviser to his father-in-law, PresidentDonald Trump.
That's an expansion of the investigation beyond a focus on Russian influence.
US PresidentDonald Trump on Thursday ridiculed as "phony" and "witch hunt" claims about collusion between Russian Federation and his associates after media reports that he is being investigated for possible obstruction of justice.
The Trump administration initially said Mr Rosenstein's letter was the reason the President fired Mr Comey on May 9, but Mr Trump later said he did so because of the "Russia thing". "I hope you can let this go".
The White House has been directing all questions related to this to Trump's personal attorney Marc Kasowitz.
The Post referred to anonymous sources who had been briefed on requests made by Mueller's investigators.
President Trump could have taken to social media Friday morning to celebrate the two-year anniversary of his presidential campaign announcement and unlikely political rise that followed. Trump had previously boasted that he was not personally under investigation, and Comey said the president had repeatedly pressured him to publicly clear him.
Austin Priest, a 24-year-old quality assurance engineer in Norfolk, was one of those new voters Perriello was able to attract. Stewart, who rallied around Confederate symbols, was seen as little more than a nuisance, and a minor one at that.
Navy destroyer has collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan, the U.S. military said, and there have been injuries. Two others also suffered lacerations and bruises and were flown by helicopter to the naval hospital, officials added.
Whole Foods recently had come under pressure from activist hedge fund Jana Partners LLC, prompting it to overhaul its board. Analysts say the Whole Foods footprint and distribution channel could theoretically make 5-minute deliveries a reality.
The Warriors had swept their first three series and were 48 minutes away from a party they've been planning for a year. The feeling that Durant's arrival in Golden State would turn the Warriors into a super team has been spot on.
After the statement, the Post updated the Kushner article so that its first sourcing reference was to "U.S. officials". But then Trump's legal team denied that the president's tweet was a confirmation that is under investigation.
Rosenstein, who would be responsible for actually dismissing Mueller, told US lawmakers he would fire him only with good cause. Now the probe has expanded to include investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he fired Comey.
Protestors at Kensington town hall were trying to reach councillors in person and demand they answer questions about the block. Thirty people are known to have perished in the disaster but the death toll is expected to rise.
Portugal won 2-1 the only time it faced Mexico in an official match, in the group stage of the 2006 World Cup in Germany. Russian Federation is the eight team to qualify, as they are hosts and automatically do so.
Attachments to cultural and national identity are the main reasons why Puerto Ricans may oppose USA statehood, Cruz-Martinez said. Just last week, Rosello signed a law meant to force Congress to act in accordance with the results of the recent referendum.
Meanwhile, shadow secretary of state Owen Smith has said he believes a deal to restore power-sharing at Stormont can be reached. Ms Foster dismissed suggestions her deal with the Tories threatened the peace process.
The Canadian has scored 39 goals in 68 league appearances with the Lions, including eight in 15 games this season. An oncoming auto stopped a few feet in front of Larin's vehicle, "averting" a head-on collision, troopers said.
GOP offers 'compromise' state budget with familiar reforms
According to IHA's analysis, IL will lose $8.4 billion in economic activity every year, resulting in 60,000 lost jobs. I understood that urgency last month, when I joined my colleagues in the Senate in voting for a balanced budget.
Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman happened to arrive in North Korea for his fifth trip to the rogue state the same day Warmbier left. His release brings the number of US citizens known to be in detention in the hermetic communist dictatorship down to three.
Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation
Rosenstein has been overseeing the Russian Federation probe since shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself. The first time he told Trump was in his first meeting with the president before the inauguration on January 6.
An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy
He closed with a 67 at Augusta that got him into a tie for 11th at 1 under, but his game dropped off a bit from there. Spieth made the turn at two under on the round, and his back nine was fairly uneventful until the par-four 15th.