Acting FBI chief contradicts White House on Comey firing

President Donald Trump lashed out in a series of tweets Friday morning amid a firestorm over the abrupt firing of FBI Director James Comey, defending the shifting narrative and timeline his administration has offered for the decision. READ THE DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL'S MEMORANDUM ON COMEY'S FIRING HEREIn the NBC interview, Trump repeated his assertion that Comey three times assured him he was not under investigation.

Trump Allows Russian Media To White House, Keeps US Press Out

Comey, hours earlier would "cast a shadow" over their meeting. A set of pictures getting a lot of attention shows President Trump sharing a laugh at the White House on Wednesday with Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Ambassador to the U.S.

Woman may have been abducted after being struck by vehicle in Scarborough

Woman may have been abducted after being struck by vehicle in Scarborough

At some point, a dark-coloured sedan and silver smaller-model sedan pulled into the parking lot and near to the first vehicle. They say people in the area heard arguing then saw a woman get out of a white SUV. "I heard a lot of shouting at, like, 2:15 in the morning and I opened the door and I heard a woman and some men shouting", one witness told CTV Toronto.

Duterte visits Chinese warships in home town

Duterte visits Chinese warships in home town

He also voiced support for ASEAN's efforts to build a community, its core status in regional cooperation and larger role in global and regional affairs. But former Philippines military officer and opposition lawmaker Gary Alejano remarked that the statement had more to do with kowtowing to Beijing than establishing foreign policy, saying that China "won by convincing Duterte not to include any statement about the (international) ruling ..." The 10 leaders from Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, ...

Michael Flynn's Associates Have Reportedly Been Subpoenaed in Russia Probe

Flynn had been an adviser to Trump and an outspoken supporter of his presidential candidacy in the 2016 campaign. The most pressing one is why it took 18 days for Flynn to be let go, after the White House was told he was compromised. Yates' warning about Flynn capped weeks of concern among top Obama officials, former officials told the AP. Then there is the apparent contradiction between how Yates described her efforts to raise the alarm about Flynn and the White House's description of the ...

U.S., North Korea must negotiate before next nuclear test

North Korea continues to assert that the USA and South Korea tried to assassinate North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. "The dispatch of the delegation is what (Chinese) President Xi Jinping asked when President Moon held a telephone conversation with him yesterday", Yoon said, referring to the first telephone talks between the presidents on Thursday.