In what has ignited another firestorm of debate in polarized Washington, a longtime friend of President Trump said Monday night that Trump is "weighing" whether to dismiss Robert Mueller, the Justice Department special counsel investigating possible ties between the Russian government and the Trump campaign.
NPRreported on Friday that Mueller was being considered to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation before being named special counsel. At the same time, after Trump's firing of FBI Director James B. Comey this month, many things once thought beyond the realm of possibility look less so now.
Replying to a question from Sen.
Ryan noted if Trump chose to fire Mueller, it would be a "big problem for him politically". "I think there's a conflict there".
Rosenstein said Trump has not discussed the special counsel with him. But let's take solace in the fact that, at least for the moment, there's someone associated with this administration who appears to be acting in good faith. "While the president has the right to, he has no intention to do so", White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters aboard Air Force One flying back from Wisconsin to Washington DC.
President Trump is known to value the element of surprise. "You want to see this President in the express lane to impeachment, no ifs, ands or buts, then go for it. And I'm not going to speculate on what he will or will not do", Sekulow said. But Sekulow added that he "can't imagine the issue is going to arise". When asked about the interview by CNN, Ruddy said: "My quote is accurate".
This was the first time in over 25 years that a plaintiff was awarded money in a medical malpractice case, according to PennLive . The attorney says Haines will need testosterone treatment for the rest of his life if he loses the remaining testicle.
Madrid have been linked to a move for Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe and the evergreen Ronaldo may have a new partner next season. Kylian Mbappe enjoyed an incredible debut season in the Champions League .
Mr Rosenstein had written a memo the White House used to justify the firing of Mr Comey, BBC reported . An official of Trump's transition confirmed the lawyer's internal order, which was sent Thursday.
The course had been softened by rain earlier in the week, and it finally played the way the USGA wanted in the final round. He shot 81 the next day in a blustery wind. "Taking nothing away from nine-under par", Miller told the Golf Channel.
Alex Sandro is ready to hand in a transfer request at Juventus amid interest from Chelsea , according to reports in Italy. Sandro, a Brazil global who moved to the Serie A giants two years ago, still has three years to run on his current deal.
Coach Steve Kerr criticized President Trump in an interview with Sports Illustrated , calling him "ill-suited to be president". Durant signed with the Warriors as a free agent in the summer of 2016 after the Celtics had made a hard push to get him.
UEFA has also been testing a new format for penalty kicks to eliminate the perceived advantage for the first team shooting. The intention is to increase the amount of playing time, according to The Times who have seen the document.
But analysts say they want to regain momentum, against a back drop of separate peace talks engineered by Russian Federation . Ghani was referring to the bold step he had taken by visiting Pakistan amid tense ties when he took charge in September 2014.
Trudeau spokesman Cameron Ahmad wrote in emailed comments that "the characterization in this article is incorrect". That came after Trump met the leaders of other G7 countries for their own summit in Italy.
How to make sure your apps will still work with iOS 11
At its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote on Monday, Apple announced its latest mobile operating system, iOS 11 . You can swipe from anywhere to access your Dock which you can now customize with your own favorite apps.
There was a major Little Mermaid reference in Wonder Woman
Wonder Woman is quite some way off moving up a spot with Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 $60 million ahead at this present time. With all the hype surrounding Wonder Woman , we've seen some pretty badass merch and some uber-adorable fan cosplay, too .
Trump friend: Mueller 'illegitimate as special counsel'
I think it's an accurate statement". "It could trigger something well beyond anything they ever imagined", Ruddy told Politico . Ruddy's media company leans far to the right, and he is widely known as a personal confidant of the president.
Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'
"We're asking for this meeting because the Republicans have refused to make their bill public or hold hearings on it". That's because the expansion population is healthier than the traditional Medicaid population.
At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict
In those interviews, Cosby admitted to sexual contact with Constand and said they had previously had a romantic encounter. At around the same time, Attorney Gloria Allred who is defending some of the alleged victims said she is not losing hope.
US Shoots Down Syrian Air Force Fighter
When a Syrian army SU-22 jet later dropped bombs near the USA backed forces, it was immediately shot by a U.S. USA -backed forces have encircled the city of Raqqa and captured several districts from the militants.
Features similar design to Galaxy S8+
But since the company has not said a thing regarding these plans, all we have now are rumors, leaks and speculations. The Galaxy S8 launched with an uncomfortable fingerprint scanner mounted on its back, right next to the rear camera.
French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, a center-right politician who joined Macron's movement, cast his ballot in the port of Le Havre. The far-right National Front are also expected to have minor presence despite their strong showing in the presidential contest.
Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation
These included House Speaker Paul Ryan, and Republican senators John Thune, John McCain, Lindsey Graham and Susan Collins. Mueller serves at the will and pleasure of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed him to head the inquiry.
Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open
Next up is a weekend without most of the biggest names in golf . "You don't think you're going to shoot 7-under par at the U.S. First was this absurd putt on the 5th hole, where he lined up facing away from the hole and used the slope to sink a birdie.