The senior White House adviser under scrutiny by investigators is someone close to the president, according to these people, who would not further identify the official.
In a statement in response, White House press secretary Sean Spicer did not deny the report, but said Mr Comey had created "unnecessary pressure" on the US' ability to conduct diplomacy with Russian Federation. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump said, according to the document. He suggested in a tweet that the special counsel brought in to take over the Russian Federation investigation, former FBI director Robert Mueller, may stop Comey speaking in public about an ongoing investigation.
Pressure is mounting in Congress - especially among Republicans - to scrutinize Mr. Trump's investigation in light of the rapid-fire sequences of events taking place since Comey's firing more than a week ago.
The White House didn't confirm or deny either report, in a pair of statements sent together from Air Force One.
The White House did not dispute the account portrayed, and instead said that the FBI investigation had put unnecessary pressure on the President's ability to conduct diplomacy with Russian Federation.
But Rosenstein came under intense pressure from Democratic lawmakers to step aside and name an independent prosecutor after he became embroiled in the political fight over why Comey was sacked on May 9, a battle that raised questions of whether Rosenstein was sufficiently independent of the White House.
Trump arrives at Vatican to meet with Pope The Holy See has humanitarian missions in hundreds of countries, and often offers help in broaching hard diplomatic situations. And they know, to have any kind of diplomatic role in the world, they need to have good relations with the United States.
Real Madrid are Champions of Spain The most outstanding occurred 20 minutes into the game, when the Tico deflected a potent shot near the corner of the goal. Unlike Real , the Blaugrana have not had a consistent run, being in the second position for the majority of the season.
Comey is set to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee after Memorial Day, and the main question around his hearing will be whether Comey believes Trump was trying to intervene in the FBI's investigation. Burr was joined in the statement by committee Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-Va.).
"Director Comey ... deserves an opportunity to tell his story", said Sen.
He took part in the exercises and flew Mirage aircraft for around 20 to 35 minutes, which is nearly a 60-year old fighter jet. However, the Pakistan Army had rejected the claim through its media wing - Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Trump on Monday arrived in Israel , where he will meet with Israeli leaders and participate in traditional ceremonies. Trump made the remarks in response to a question about intelligence-sharing that was directed at Netanyahu .
He said 3.5 percent of gross domestic product was a high primary surplus target which, however, "we were forced to accept". Since the Greek authorities take their own responsibilities, it's now up to us, the partners of Greece, to take our.
His team is back in the series after being blown out in Games 1 and 2 at home, and Stevens probably didn't want to rankle James. With the loss of Isaiah Thomas to a hip injury for the rest of the playoffs, the Celtics appeared to be all but done.
In all cases, parents are advised to keep their children in a safety seat or booster seat as long as possible to keep them safe. After the age of 18, drivers and passengers must wear a seat belt when behind the wheel or in the front passenger seat.
In the last few weeks, Administration officials, including the President himself, have continued to threaten these vital payments. It is set to air in 21 congressional districts across the United States, including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan's district.
Trump has defended Flynn since his ouster and called on him to strike an immunity deal because Flynn was facing a "witch hunt". US officials have said the information originated from Israel. "He is entitled to decline under the Fifth Amendment".
The 71-year-old music legend released her hit single " Believe " in 1998, on her 22nd studio album of the same name. The other big victor of the BBMAs was Drake , who picked up an astonishing 13 prizes.
This is the first time the club have missed out on the Champions League under Wenger, but they haven't won the league since 2004. And Usmanov has been highly critical of his rival - claiming he and not Arsene Wenger is to blame for this season's troubles.
They have scored fewer goals than Napoli and Roma but once again they conceded less than all their Serie A rivals. Gerard Deulofeu opened the scoring after 69 minutes, before Keisuke Honda doubled the lead with a fine free-kick.
Officials from Arctic nations meet amid drilling concerns
Concern over Russian interference in foreign politics. "So, if the past is prologue, one might not expect so much change". The Arctic Council, he said, will continue to be an important platform as the Trump administration deliberates.
Penguins strike early, rout Senators 7-0 to take 3-2 lead
It was great that line was playing so well, but if it continued to outplay the stars, Pittsburgh had no chance to win the series . He had a goal and two assists in three games for Binghamton of the American Hockey League before being called up by the Senators.
Trump tells Russians Comey was a 'nut job'
Asked if he'd ever done anything that would merit impeachment, Trump said, "I think that's totally ridiculous". The Republican senator John McCain said that Trump's troubles had reached "Watergate size and scale".