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Former FBI director James Comey pens farewell letter to colleagues

While some Republicans defended Trump's actions, the bombshell announcement rattled members of Congress. Still, Van Hollen believes the timing of Comey's firing is suspect. Moscow has denied meddling in the election and the Trump administration denies allegations of collusion with Russian Federation. Mr Trump told reporters on Wednesday that Mr Comey "wasn't doing a good job", while White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president had "been considering letting ...



Post termination, Comey writes farewell letter to friends, agents

Former FBI Director James Comey is well known by the Washington establishment, but he also has deep ties to NY. Some Democrats have called Mr Trump's behaviour "Nixonian" and compared his firing of Mr Comey to Nixon's infamous "Saturday Night Massacre".


Why Trump's flip on NAFTA has confused Republicans, supporters

Why Trump's flip on NAFTA has confused Republicans, supporters

US President Donald Trump lambasted the agreement during his campaign as "the worst trade deal maybe ever signed anywhere" and had threatened to terminate it once elected. Trump has long accused Mexico of destroying U.S.jobs and recently ramped up his criticism of Canada, saying last week that Ottawa's protection of its dairy industry was "unfair".



US Lawmakers Chide Beleaguered United Airlines Chief Over Passenger Abuse

The committee intends to explore "what can be done to improve the flying experience for American travelers". Chief Executive Officer of United Airlines Oscar Munoz speaks in NY in 2016. "You made your problem the customer's problem", Larsen said. "There's something clearly broken when we see passengers being treated the way some of them were treated on recent flights", said Rep.


North Korea Detains 4th US Citizen

North Korea Detains 4th US Citizen

That came just days after the North announced the detention of an accounting instructor at the same university, Kim Sang Dok, also a USA citizen, for "acts of hostility aimed to overturn" the country. A naturalized American citizen who was born in South Korea, Kim Dong Chul is a businessman in his mid-60s who at one time lived in Fairfax, Virginia.


Suspect in trooper shooting barricaded in house

Suspect in trooper shooting barricaded in house

Police returned fire, and Sealy was pronounced dead some 12 minutes later. Ballard, 32, was treated at the scene and transported to a hospital, where he later died from his injuries, according to state police. Sealy fired several rounds at police officers. Residents in the area are advised to stay inside their homes and lock their doors until notified otherwise.