Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani told the Times he had no knowledge of the counterintelligence inquiry but said that since it was opened a year and a half ago and they hadn't heard anything, apparently "they found nothing".
Trump's alleged actions frustrated administration officials, since they were never able to obtain a "comprehensive account of the meeting", the Post reported.
Security forces fire tear gas as more protests hit Sudan At least 22 people, including two security personnel, have been killed during the protests and hundreds wounded, officials say. Since then, tensions have escalated into nationwide rallies, with protesters calling for President Omar al-Bashir to resign.
The first question to ask yourself when absorbing this story is, what does it mean for a president to be working for Russian Federation, and against the United States? "The Foreign Affairs Committee will seek to get to the bottom of it".
"Here's the bottom line", the president said. "He's taking steps that suggest that there are things being discussed here that he doesn't even want his staff to hear about or to understand".
The New York Times reported that the FBI launched the previously undisclosed counterintelligence investigation to determine whether Trump posed a national security threat, at the same time that it opened a criminal probe into possible obstruction of justice by the president.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, who is close to Trump and chairs the Judiciary Committee, said he intends to ask the FBI director if there was a counterintelligence investigation into the president.
President Donald Trump has avoided giving a direct answer when asked if he now is or has ever worked for Russian Federation after a published report said his behavior gave federal law enforcement officials reason to begin investigating whether he had worked for the USA adversary. "After the rigged & botched Crooked Hillary investigation, where she was interviewed on July 4th Weekend, not recorded or sworn in, and where she said she didn't know anything (a lie),".
A separate source said Baker told investigators the internal FBI debate over the president's decision to fire Comey on May 9, 2017, included personnel who have since left the bureau for cause, retired, or have been demoted. "Unlike President Obama, who let Russian Federation and other foreign adversaries push America around, President Trump has actually been tough on Russian Federation".
And 14-time major victor Djokovic hailed Murray in an Instagram post on the eve of the Australian Open in Melbourne . As an athlete, that's probably the biggest obstacle and enemy that you can have: an injury.
Former starter Daniel Murphy , who was traded in July, signed a two-year, $24 million deal with the Colorado Rockies last month. The Washington Nationals are certainly hoping to see a rebound from Dozier from what was a down year for the 31-year-old.
The new Ireland supremo spoke with Southgate early last month to discuss a couple of issues and met Rice before Christmas. Nasri was replaced after 70 minutes - the same time as Arnautovic was removed after a much less impactful display.
On Sunday morning, Trump tweeted that " Democrats are saying that DACA is not worth it and don't want to include in talks". He said the president had accepted a border security package that included money for a wall, then changed his mind.
Sony was definitely ahead of the curve but the service offers older games that invariably have performance issues. The project is also said to be far from finished and isn't expected to launch until 2020 at the earliest.
In fact, due to its significant shelf life, Costco has listed the product under "all emergency foods" on the store's website . If you've ever had a day where no matter how much you eat, you just can't seem to get full, Costco might have the solution.
Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers may be adding another weapon to their arsenal in time for Sunday's game in New England. Though the Chargers will arrive to New England with plenty of confidence, the Pats look like they'll be ready to rock.
The film collected Rs 3.5 crore on the day of its release, taking its collection so far to around Rs 7 crore. Uri: The Surgical Strike is based on the surgical strikes which were carried out by the Indian army in 2016.
In a new Monster Hunter World update, players can look forward to a new cross-over with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt . Capcom recently posted new details about the upcoming " Monster Hunter World " first anniversary event.
Velvet Buzzsaw will premier at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival followed by a worldwide Netflix release on February 1, 2019. In Velvet Buzzsaw , he seems to be channelling a side of himself we've never seen before.
In neighboring Slovakia, the mountain rescue service said a Slovak man, 37, died from an avalanche in the Mala Fatra mountains. An Australian family's winter holiday has ended in tragedy after a teenager was killed while skiing in Austria .
Inventory, processor supply issues hit PC shipments
Lastly, Apple retained the same fourth position with year-on-year growth of -3.8 percent, and Acer obtained the fifth position. Apple shipments declined 3.8 percent to 4.920, though its market share went slightly higher to 7.2 percent form 7.1 percent.
Windows 10 will deprive users 7 GB of disk space
Going forward, Microsoft will reserve disk space to roll out and install updates apps, temporary files, and system caches. It should also prevent users from seeing an error message related to storage space when trying to update their PC.
Flu season poised to be milder than last year's
Because the model is new, CDC researchers said they aren't able to compare those estimates to previous flu seasons. Further, the flu season is still ongoing, so the severity indicators are still expected to rise.
US Moves in Syria Irk Russia, Turkey
Turkey considers America's Kurdish allies of the YPG militia - who were vital in the ground war against ISIS - a terrorist group. It said a convoy of ten armoured vehicles and some trucks had pulled out of Rmeilan, in Syria's north west, into Iraq.