Trump and his White House have offered various explanations for Comey's abrupt ouster, including that he lost the confidence of the bureau's rank and file - a suggestion flatly dismissed by acting director Andrew McCabe.
The president's tweets came two years to the day after Trump first launched his improbable presidential bid by famously descending an escalator in Trump Tower in NY, and while his presidency is embroiled in crisis over the federal investigation led by Mueller into his campaign's ties to Russian Federation.
Trump has described these reports as "fake news" and the investigations as a "witch hunt". Since then Mueller, who served as FBI director before Comey, has taken over the investigation. Who is Trump referring to?
On Thursday afternoon, Trump sent two tweets attacking his former opponent.
As special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials during the election intensifies, key players in the Trump administration are taking action.
Mr Flynn was forced out in February after he misled the vice-president about his conversations with Russia's ambassador before Mr Trump took office.
Dan Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, Mike Rogers, the head of the National Security Agency, and Richard Ledgett, the former Deputy Director at the NSA, had agreed to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators as early as this week, the Washington Post said, citing anonymous sources.
Trump also criticized the change in focus of the investigation on Thursday, saying that it was run by "some very bad and conflicted people!".
Mr Trump is unlikely to face criminal prosecution as a sitting president, but obstruction of justice could be grounds for impeachment.
Trump accused the media of hypocrisy, pointing out that Hillary Clinton was never accused of trying to obstruct justice even though she had her staff smash her private email devices with a sledgehammer.
He had likened the appointment of the special counsel with the "single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history". First off, Trump is not just being investigated for "firing the FBI Director".
It was revoked five years to the day after President Barack Obama announced the protection efforts for young immigrants. That program stalled in court after the order was successfully challenged by Texas and 25 other states two years ago.
The New York Times , which has sponsored Shakespeare in the Park for 20 years, is also continuing to back the program. But we are less confident that civil discourse can recover from this venomous era - and we fear how low it can go.
Yanez, who is Latino, testified that Castile disregarded his commands not to pull out the gun and that he feared for his life. A peaceful march followed, with some protesters blocking Interstate 94, one of the main corridors between the Twin Cities.
Climate Alliance and remain committed to achieving existing Carbon dioxide emission reduction goals (Green States). He had to return to Washington for a Cabinet meeting. 12 states and Puerto Rico have become members of the U.S.
The Obama administration dedicated $90 million to apprenticeship programs, the same amount that's in Trump's proposed budget . President Trump can not claim to support American workers with apprenticeships when his budget tells a different story.
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The institutional investor owned 10,312 shares of the health services provider's stock after selling 429 shares during the period. The business had revenue of $2.61 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.65 billion.
When asked about the 27-year-old's blitzkrieg, Kohli said that it becomes hard to contain an unorthodox batter like Zaman. Indian captain Virat Kohli is as articulate and polished with words as he is with the bat.
The order also demands that records be kept on any foreign travel by members of Trump's transition team and presidential campaign. Trump , however, added that the man conducting the probe is the same individual who advised him to fire Comey.
This time also the chances are bringht for Team India for its 14th victory against Pakistan in ICC tournaments across all formats. Fakhar even got in some spin bowling, stepping in when an injured Imad Wasim couldn't finish the 20th over .
Trump says no proof on 'collusion' with Russians
The Twitter attacks came as Vice President Mike Pence hired a personal lawyer to represent him in the intensifying investigation. Trump denied Comey's allegations and said he would be willing to go under oath to give his version of their interactions.
French Open roundup from Day 14
Halep crucially held serve from 0-40 in the opening game of set two and when she was leading 3-0, she had one hand on the trophy. With nothing expected of the unseeded player, Ostapenko was able to play loose, and it showed during her numerous comebacks.
Victorian Terror Laws Under Review Following Brighton Siege
The panel's report will help form the state's proposals at a special COAG meeting to discuss a national approach to the issue. Online radicalisation, curfews and Global Positioning System tracking of terror suspects will also form part of the review.
Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers for Special Counsel
Trump had viewed Sessions' recusal as unnecessary, even though Justice Department regulations made it nearly impossible to avoid. Rosenstein may be a witness in the probe regarding the firing of former FBI Director James Comey .
Trump tweet appears to confirm he's under investigation
Donald Trump has appeared to confirm he is being investigated for obstruction of justice as he complained of a " witch hunt ". The tweet marked the first public, official confirmation that the president is under investigation for firing Comey in May.
Porsche trionfa alla 24 ore di Le Mans
Sorpasso dopo sorpasso ha raggiunto la Oreca n.38 del team di Jackie Chan , trovatasi incredibilmente al comando . Questa gara sa regalare intense emozioni e tenere tutti con il fiato sospeso fino alla bandiera a scacchi.