The New York Times reported the probe began in the days after Trump fired James Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in May 2017 and said the agency's counterintelligence investigators had to consider whether his actions constituted a possible threat to national security. I'm not keeping anything under wraps....
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the story was so outrageously inaccurate it didn't even warrant a response.
"I mean, it's so ridiculous, these people making up", Trump said, claiming the Post is a "lobbyist" for Bezos' interests.
Tillerson told The Post in an email that he "was present for the entirety of the two presidents' official bilateral meeting in Hamburg", but declined to comment on the meeting and whether Trump had taken the interpreter's notes.
The FBI had been suspicious of Trump's ties to Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign, but it held off on opening a probe until the president sacked Comey, who refused to roll back the Russian Federation investigation, the Times said.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said he could not comment on the specifics of the report, but said his committee would press ahead with its probe of Mr Trump's contacts with Russian Federation.
Mr Comey took to Twitter later on Saturday, offering a quote he attributed to former President Franklin Delano Roosevelt: "I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made".
Meghan Markle's half-brother busted for drunk driving
Meghan Markle's half-brother, Thomas , was arrested earlier today for drunk driving, this is according to a recent report by TMZ . Thomas Markle Sr. said in a television interview last month he had not heard from her since the wedding.
Special counsel Robert Mueller is thought to be in the final stages of an investigation that has focused largely on whether Trump or his associates conspired with Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential campaign.
US President Donald Trump, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, on July 16, 2018. We were talking about Israel and securing Israel and lots of other things ...
At the same time that the FBI opened a probe into Trump for possible obstruction of justice after he fired FBI Director James Comey, counterintelligence agents were investigating why Trump was acting in ways that seemed to benefit Russian Federation, a source familiar with the matter told CNN on Friday.
"If you ask the folks in Russian Federation, I've been tougher on Russian Federation than anybody else, any other. probably any other president, period, but certainly the last three or four presidents".
Trump has repeatedly criticized the Mueller probe as a "witch hunt" and views it as an attempt to besmirch the legitimacy of his presidency.
Such a gap would be unusual in any presidency, let alone one that Russian Federation sought to install through what United States intelligence agencies have described as an unprecedented campaign of election interference.
Trump's ex-national security advisor, Michael Flynn, has pleaded guilty to lying to investigators about his Moscow ties.
Trump's former presidential campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has been convicted in one case brought by Mueller and pleaded guilty in another, over financial crimes related to his work in Ukraine before the 2016 campaign, and for witness tampering.
Britain and the European Union reached a hard-won Brexit deal in November, but the agreement has run aground in Parliament. A senior shadow cabinet member said: "There is now recognition that we can not wait any longer".
This change would cause sea levels to raise 30 centimeters, ice glaciers to melt, and stronger storms to hit continents. In fact, these scientists say records for ocean warming have been broken nearly yearly since the year 2000.
The Phillies reportedly prefer Machado, and their pursuit of the infielder could increase over the next few days. But if Bryce Harper were to return, that would be a pretty large cherry on top of their business so far.
Prosecutors say Ghosn underreported his income by about 5 billion yen ($44 million) over five years through 2015. At the court, Ghosn said his actions were backed by managers inside the company as well as external lawyers.
An anonymous care home source told how the first signs of the woman's pregnancy were her moans as she went into labor. However, according to reports, workers at the care facility where she lives didn't notice the developing pregnancy.
The event will involve the official announcement of the Galaxy S10 , and possibly the company's foldable phone as well. The base and the plus models also have ultrasonic sensors developed by Qualcomm that enable finger print recognition.
From lettuce, to cereal and even ice cream - the FDA commissioner sent some stern tweets about potential candidates in food. The agency pays for medical manufacturing and food safety inspections out of its own budget.
Police say the child had been left outside by its mother who may have been suffering from a mental health crisis. A passenger on the bus took off her winter coat and draped it around the baby girl, who was cold to the touch.
There is a slight chance for a few flurries on Monday, otherwise a dry week with milder weather returning on Tuesday. However, another band of snow will pass through later tonight with another couple inches of accumulation possible.
No emergency declaration to end US govt shutdown
President Donald Trump (2nd L) speaks as (L-R) Sheriff Carolyn "Bunny" Welsh of Chester County of Pennsylvania, Sheriff A.J. Until Friday, Trump had suggested numerous times that he was getting closer to taking the controversial decision.
China broadcasts spacecraft pictures from moon's far side
Transmitted from a relay satellite to a control centre in Beijing , the pictures were first aired by state broadcaster CCTV. The Chinese space administration also released a 12-minute video of the spacecraft's landing, which can be seen below.
Man Utd begin talks to sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona
The Brazil global is only a year into his contract at the Camp Nou following his £142million move from Liverpool last January. But already the player's future is in doubt after the latest report suggests he could now be moved on in the summer.
Massive snowstorm pummels US Midwest, leaving 5 dead
But it cited progress Saturday morning as crews worked to clear routes and bring "water and food to stranded motorists". As the storm heads east, up to 16 inches (41 cm) of snow were likely in western Missouri and St.
Aaron Rodgers Called Matt LaFleur Before Packers' Made Offer
The Packers lost that game to the Atlanta Falcons , led by quarterback Matt Ryan , who won the league's MVP that season. Rodgers has said in the past that he prefers his quarterback coaches to be guys who have actually played the position.
Wisconsin kidnapping, killing suspect lived under the radar
He said the girl had been found in the town of Gordon, about 100 kilometres north of Barron, where she had lived with her parents. He added: 'She did not talk about why or how. "It appears he concealed her from other people. his friends", Fitzgerald said.