Aaron Judge launches another homer but Yankees fall to Orioles
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Trump 'very close' to picking new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, leaning toward Lieberman
20 May 2017, 08:56 | Terri Saunders
Robert Mueller, who oversaw Ray Rice case, named special prosecutor for Russia probe
Speaking to reporters at an off the record lunch, and reiterating the comments on camera moments later, Trump called former Sen.
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Joe Lieberman gives a "thumbs-up" as he leaves the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Ryan said Congress "can't deal with speculation and innuendo" and m. The former CT senator flashed a thumbs-up as he left the White House after the interview Wednesday, saying he and Trump had a "good meeting". First, at exactly a moment when the political atmosphere is toxic and when the prior director was widely criticized for appearing to tip the political scales in the midst of a national election, this is precisely not the time to hire for the very first time an Federal Bureau of Investigation director whose background is largely elective/political.
It's not news that President Trump is capable of choosing unlikely appointees for important positions - though, as he might put it, some, I assume, are good people.
Since leaving the Senate, Lieberman has worked as an attorney for the NY law firm Kasowitz Benson Torres, whose founding partner, Marc Kasowitz, is Trump's lawyer on litigation issues.
Joe Lieberman endorsed Howard Dean over John Kerry in the 2004 presidential primary.
Burr says the committee wants to hear from Comey on his role in the development of the USA intelligence agencies' assessment that Russian Federation interfered in last year's election.
He later reiterated: "There was no collusion, and everybody - even my enemies have said, there is no collusion".
Maria Sharapova through to second round in Rome
Sharapova won the next two games and although McHale broke back to make it 5-2, Sharapova took the next game to clinch victory. McHale seized on her opponent's wayward start and forged ahead against the serve when Sharapova sent a forehand long.
South Korean Kim becomes youngest to win The Players
Kim was also the fourth different leader at the of each round, proving once again this course tested every golfer's abilities. Poulter went 39 consecutive holes without a bogey and he was tied for the lead until Kim made a 25-foot birdie putt on No. 7.
However another answer on that subject seemed both more specific and perhaps ambiguous.
"Believe me - there's no collusion". Trump said Thursday that he respected Mueller's appointment, but he denounced the probe as a "witch hunt".
The New York Timesreported Friday that Trump told the Russians that recently fired FBI Director James Comey was a "nut job" whose ouster relieved "great pressure" on him. "So we want to get back and keep on the track that we're on".
McCabe became acting director following Comey's dismissal May 9.
SCOTT HORSLEY, BYLINE: Trump held that meeting with foreign minister Sergey Lavrov just one day after he had abruptly fired Jim Comey.
Trump criticized Comey for a recent performance testifying to Congress and said Comey's replacement is "going to be outstanding". "And then on top of that, after the Wednesday performance by Director Comey, you had a person come and have to readjust the record, which many people have never seen before, because there were misstatements made".
The Department of Justice has reportedly interviewed at least seven candidates. However, Rosen said, "I would be surprised if there's no conflict of interest here". John McCain for president over Barack Obama.
Modi meets Palestine President
Abbas, on the other hand, condemned terrorism and said he has agreed with United States to end conflict with Israel. Abbas said Palestine appreciated the solidarity India extends to its cause.
Warriors taking on Spurs
Aldridge put up just eight points in 27 minutes of work while shooting just 4-11 from the floor. The heated Popovich called out the Warriors' Pachulia for his play on Leonard in the process.
France's new president meets United Nations chief
Alain Juppe, a former prime minister, called Mr Philippe "a man of great talent" with "all the qualities to handle the hard job". As Macron's campaign digital chief, Mahjoubi was responsible for cybersecurity.