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Teaser of 'The Comey Rule' shows a menacing Trump

30 Jul 2020

Teaser of 'The Comey Rule' shows a menacing Trump

The teaser for miniseries The Comey Rule is out and its fleeting depiction of US President Donald Trump is remarkable.

I'm f****d: Trump after Mueller was appointed for Russian probe

19 Apr 2019

I'm f****d: Trump after Mueller was appointed for Russian probe

US President Donald Trump's first reaction to Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel was "this is the end of my Presidency" and the President was so furious that he reacted with an expletive, according to the counsel's report.

Trump quashes security clearance of former CIA chief John Brennan

16 Aug 2018

Trump quashes security clearance of former CIA chief John Brennan

US President Donald Trump has revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, accusing him of "lying" and blaming his "erratic conduct and behavior".

According to Comey memos, Putin told Trump about 'Russian hookers'

20 Apr 2018

According to Comey memos, Putin told Trump about 'Russian hookers'

Donald Trump's conversation with the now-former FBI director James Comey (which he noted and have been obtained by Associated Press), make startling revelations.

Calling ex-FBI-chief Comey 'slime-ball' on Twitter, Trump loses cool, again

16 Apr 2018

Calling ex-FBI-chief Comey 'slime-ball' on Twitter, Trump loses cool, again

US President Donald Trump lost his cool on Twitter on Sunday morning, attacking the now ousted FBI director James Comey, calling him 'slippery' and the 'worst FBI director in history'.

Trump "morally unfit" to be US president: Former FBI director

16 Apr 2018

Trump "morally unfit" to be US president: Former FBI director

Donald Trump is "morally unfit" to be the President of the United States, former FBI director James Comey said during an ABC interview.

Trump wanted ex-FBI director to investigate pee-tape to pacify wife

13 Apr 2018

Trump wanted ex-FBI director to investigate pee-tape to pacify wife

James Comey, former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), makes startling revelations in his book "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership," due to release on April 17.

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe quits abruptly amid Trump pressure

30 Jan 2018

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe quits abruptly amid Trump pressure

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who was constantly accused of political bias by US President Donald Trump, has abruptly resigned, less than two months before he was supposed to retire.

Trump "looking forward" to being interviewed in Russia collusion probe

25 Jan 2018

Trump "looking forward" to being interviewed in Russia collusion probe

US President Donald Trump seems to have ended months-long speculations about whether he would agree to be interviewed in the Russian collusion probe.

In a first, US Attorney General questioned in Russia investigation

23 Jan 2018

In a first, US Attorney General questioned in Russia investigation

After former chief strategist Steve Bannon, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed by Robert Mueller as part of the investigation into Russia's involvement in the 2016 presidential elections.

President Trump to FBI: 'We support you 100%'

17 Dec 2017

President Trump to FBI: 'We support you 100%'

US President Donald Trump has so far been hostile to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Investigators ask Deutsche Bank for Trump's former NSA's transactions

16 Dec 2017

Investigators ask Deutsche Bank for Trump's former NSA's transactions

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly requested Deutsche Bank to provide information on transactions linked to President Donald Trump's disgraced former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

FBI chief Christopher Wray defends agency after Trump's attacks

08 Dec 2017

FBI chief Christopher Wray defends agency after Trump's attacks

FBI Director Christopher Wray strongly defended the agency and hit back at US President Donald Trump who had earlier tweeted that its reputation was "in tatters."

Russia probe: Investigators demand Trump's bank account data

06 Dec 2017

Russia probe: Investigators demand Trump's bank account data

US special counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading an investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling, has reportedly ordered Deutsche Bank to release details of President Donald Trump's accounts.

Russia investigation: Trump could be moving towards impeachment territory

06 Dec 2017

Russia investigation: Trump could be moving towards impeachment territory

US President Donald Trump recently admitted in a tweet that he was aware that his former NSA Michael Flynn had lied to the FBI, prompting him to fire him.

#ParadisePapers: Massive leak reveals US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross's Russia-ties

06 Nov 2017

#ParadisePapers: Massive leak reveals US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross's Russia-ties

A recent massive corporate information leak termed "Paradise Papers" has exposed US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross's business ties to Russia.

Facebook: Russia-linked posts reached 126 million American users

31 Oct 2017

Facebook: Russia-linked posts reached 126 million American users

Facebook has revealed that at least 126 million Americans have seen political adverts posted by Kremlin's operatives both during and after the 2016 US presidential elections.

Russia investigation: Mueller orders arrest of Trump's former campaign manager

30 Oct 2017

Russia investigation: Mueller orders arrest of Trump's former campaign manager

Paul Manafort, US President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, has reportedly been asked to surrender along with former business partner Rick Gates in the Russia election probe.

Reports: First charges filed in Trump-Russia investigation, arrests imminent

28 Oct 2017

Reports: First charges filed in Trump-Russia investigation, arrests imminent

On 28th Oct, an investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 US presidential election were filed.

Paul Manafort, Trump campaign chief was wiretapped by FBI

20 Sep 2017

Paul Manafort, Trump campaign chief was wiretapped by FBI

In a shocking revelation, US media reported that the FBI wiretapped former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort to probe into his potential Russia connections.

Bannon: Trump firing Comey biggest mistake in 'political history'

12 Sep 2017

Bannon: Trump firing Comey biggest mistake in 'political history'

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said President Donald Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey was the biggest mistake made in "modern political history."

"I am done being a candidate," says Hillary Clinton

11 Sep 2017

"I am done being a candidate," says Hillary Clinton

Two-time presidential candidate Hillary Clinton opened up about her defeat to Donald Trump in the 2016 elections in a recent CBS interview.

US special counsel Mueller assembles grand jury over Russia probe

04 Aug 2017

US special counsel Mueller assembles grand jury over Russia probe

Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations of Russia's election interference, has reportedly assembled a grand jury.

US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as new FBI director

02 Aug 2017

US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as new FBI director

The US Senate has confirmed Christopher Wray as the new director of the FBI in a 92-5 vote.

FBI nominee contradicts Trump, says Russia probe isn't witch hunt

13 Jul 2017

FBI nominee contradicts Trump, says Russia probe isn't witch hunt

Donald Trump's nominee for FBI director, Christopher Wray has rejected the president's labelling of an investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the US presidential election as a witch hunt.

Democrat Congressman moves for Trump's impeachment in the House

13 Jul 2017

Democrat Congressman moves for Trump's impeachment in the House

Congressman Al Green from Texas, who has been calling for Trump's impeachment became the first legislator to raise the issue in the House of Commons.

Trump's son informed about Russia's attempts to help father's campaign

11 Jul 2017

Trump's son informed about Russia's attempts to help father's campaign

President Trump's son admitted to meeting Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya last year after she claimed she had damaging information about Hillary Clinton.

Trump's son, son-in-law met Russian lawyer over Clinton info

10 Jul 2017

Trump's son, son-in-law met Russian lawyer over Clinton info

US President Donald Trump's son has agreed to meeting Natalia Veselnitskaya, a Kremlin-linked Russian lawyer last year, after being promised damaging information about Trump's rival Hillary Clinton.

Trump denies making any tapes of conversations with Comey

23 Jun 2017

Trump denies making any tapes of conversations with Comey

US President Donald Trump tweeted that he hasn't made any secret recordings of his conversations with former FBI director James Comey.

US attorney general denies having secret meetings with Russian officials

14 Jun 2017

US attorney general denies having secret meetings with Russian officials

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions denounced suggestions that he colluded with the Russia as "an appalling and detestable lie."

Ex-prosecutor Preet Bharara fired for not taking Trump's call

12 Jun 2017

Ex-prosecutor Preet Bharara fired for not taking Trump's call

Preet Bharara, the Indian-origin former New York district attorney, said he was fired by President Donald Trump after he refused to take a third phone call from him.

Betting odds: 63% chance of Trump's impeachment/resignation

12 Jun 2017

Betting odds: 63% chance of Trump's impeachment/resignation

Former FBI director James Comey's explosive testimony to the US Congress last week has seen a surge in people betting money on President Donald Trump failing to complete his four-year term, either due to impeachment or his resignation.

The Putin interviews: Oliver stone explores Putin's thinking

11 Jun 2017

The Putin interviews: Oliver stone explores Putin's thinking

Keeping superpowers on their toes for many years, Russian President Vladimir Putin has built himself up to be a symbol of power.

Trump "100%" willing to speak under oath on Comey

10 Jun 2017

Trump "100%" willing to speak under oath on Comey

On June 10, Trump said he's "100%" willing to speak under oath regarding his conversations with former FBI director James Comey.

Ex-FBI director testifies about Trump pressure, Russia investigation

09 Jun 2017

Ex-FBI director testifies about Trump pressure, Russia investigation

Former FBI director James Comey testified before a Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill, revealing the circumstances leading to his controversial dismissal by US President Donald Trump.

Ex-FBI chief claims Trump pressurized him to drop Russia probe

08 Jun 2017

Ex-FBI chief claims Trump pressurized him to drop Russia probe

Former FBI Director James Comey said US President Donald Trump had asked him to stop investigating former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Trump nominates Christopher A. Wray as new FBI director

07 Jun 2017

Trump nominates Christopher A. Wray as new FBI director

US President Donald Trump has nominated Christopher A. Wray a as the new FBI director.

Step up in fight over 'Islamist-extremism': Trump to Arab leaders

22 May 2017

Step up in fight over 'Islamist-extremism': Trump to Arab leaders

On his first foreign trip as President to Saudi Arabia, Donald Trump revised his anti-Islam rhetoric and classified the fight against terrorism as one between good and evil.

Trump told Russian officials firing Comey eased "great pressure"

21 May 2017

Trump told Russian officials firing Comey eased "great pressure"

President Donald Trump told Russian officials during a meeting last week that firing FBI director James Comey has eased "great pressure" on him, the New York Times (NYT) reported.

Former FBI chief Robert Mueller to lead Russia-Trump investigation

18 May 2017

Former FBI chief Robert Mueller to lead Russia-Trump investigation

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has named former FBI director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russia's alleged ties with Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow's election interference.