"We are going to initiate investigations into abuses of power, into corruption and into obstruction of justice," the chairman of the House committee, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y. said. "We will do everything we can to get that evidence."
How Trump won his first fake emergency.
Nick Ayers, Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff, is Trump's top choice to replace Kelly, and the two have held discussions for months about the job, a White House official said.
The White House says Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general overseeing the probe into alleged collusion between Russia and US President Donald Trump, will meet Trump later this week, amid media reports that Rosenstein was about to lose his job.
Keeping up with his trend of saying unpresidential things on Twitter, the US president blasted former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman, calling her a "crazed, crying lowlife" on the release of her tell-all book.
The document signed in Singapore could mark a breakthrough, with N Korea's Kim Jong-un saying, "The world would see a major change" after his summit with US President Donald Trump.
US President Donald Trump might finally have assembled a cadre of advisors and cabinet members that echo his ambitions in Iran and the Middle East. The problem? None of these people understand Iran or the Middle East.
Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn was the leading internal opponent to Trump's planned tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum, to try to get Trump to reverse course.
"A lot of people should be ashamed," says US President Donald Trump after okaying release of the memo denouncing an FBI probe over his campaign's ties with Russia. And Democrats warn of a "constitutional crisis" if Trump fires the head of the probe.
A looming US government shutdown moved to the Senate on Friday, where Democrats disappointed at the collapse of immigration talks have vowed to block a stop-gap funding bill.
Following a disputed election victory, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez calls on the opposition to hold talks with his government. But the opposition is demanding a new vote, backed by the Organization of American States.
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly had called the State Department to assure officials that earlier reports suggesting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was to be replaced were untrue.
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