US: Controversial memo released over FBI protests
The U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Friday released a partisan memorandum detailing alleged impropriety in an ongoing investigation into Russia and the Donald Trump presidential campaign, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
01:49 03 February
White House 'to release' secret memo on FBI
A Republican-drafted memo alleging FBI bias against US President Donald Trump will be released on Friday, a senior White House official says, APA reports quoting BBC.
23:03 01 February
US: FBI's deputy chief to step down
FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is stepping down from his position at the bureau, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:10 30 January
Justice Dept launches new Clinton Foundation probe
The U.S. Justice Department has begun an investigation into whether the Clinton Foundation conducted “pay-to-play” politics or other illegal activities during Hillary Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state, The Hill reported on Thursday, citing law enforcement officials and a witness, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:09 05 January
Trump says Russia probe will be fair, but timeline unclear
President Donald Trump said on Thursday he believes he will be fairly treated in a special counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election, but said he did not know how long the probe would last, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:10 30 December
U.S. appeals court rejects challenge to Trump voter fraud panel
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit said the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) watchdog group, which filed the lawsuit, did not have legal standing to seek to force the presidential commission to review privacy concerns before collecting individuals’ voter data. APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:32 27 December
Trump's eldest son testifies to Senate committee in Russia probe
U.S. President Donald Trump’s eldest son met with the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday as part of the panel’s investigation into Russia, the 2016 U.S. election and whether his father’s election campaign colluded with Moscow, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:46 14 December
Trump calls 'crooked' Hillary Clinton 'worst and biggest loser of all time'
US President Donald Trump has called Hillary Clinton the "worst (and biggest) loser of all time, adding that she "just can't stop." While it hasn't been immediately clear to what exactly the US leader has been referring when slamming the former secretary of state, the accusations came less than a day after Clinton blasted Trump over alleged sexual misconduct, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:24 19 November
Trump: Facebook was on Clinton's side during election, not mine
President Trump said in a tweet on Saturday that Facebook was on the side of former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in the 2016 general election campaign, APA reports quoting The Hill.
06:22 22 October
Putin regrets that disrespect shown for Trump in US
Russian President Vladimir Putin believes that US President Donald Trump is worthy of respect and regrets that disrespect for his US counterpart is shown in the United States, APA reports quoting TASS.
00:28 20 October
Hillary Clinton says U.S. threats of war with North Korea 'dangerous, short-sighted'
Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday that “cavalier” threats to start war on the Korean peninsula are “dangerous and short-sighted”, urging the United States to get all parties to the negotiating table, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:17 18 October
Facebook says some Russian ads during U.S. election promoted live events
Some of the ads bought by Russians on Facebook last year promoted events during the U.S. presidential campaign, Facebook Inc said on Tuesday, indicating that alleged meddling ahead of the 2016 election went beyond social media, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:29 13 September
White House petition aims to declare George Soros a terrorist
Tens of thousands of American citizens have signed a petition that calls on the US President Donald Trump to declare billionaire George Soros a terrorist and to seize all his assets, Press TV reported.
11:06 02 September
Grand jury assembled in Trump-Russia investigation
A special counsel investigating claims of Russian meddling in the US election has reportedly empanelled a grand jury, APA reports quoting BBC.
07:57 04 August
Secretary of State Tillerson says he is 'not going anywhere'
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that he was "not going anywhere," denying news reports that he was considering leaving his post, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:44 27 July
Trump slams AG Sessions' 'weak' position on Clinton emails
President Donald Trump continued his recent public shaming of Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday, lashing out at his "very weak position" on prosecuting Hillary Clinton's "crimes,” according to the CNN.
16:27 25 July
Trump says he has ‘Complete Power’ to pardon
President Trump on Saturday asserted the “complete power to pardon” relatives, aides and possibly even himself in response to investigations into Russia’s meddling in last year’s election, as he came to the defense of Attorney General Jeff Sessions just days after expressing regret about appointing him, APA reports quoting the New York Times.
07:52 23 July
Trump's son, close associates to appear before Senate
President Donald Trump's son Donald Trump Jr., son-in-law Jared Kushner and former campaign manager Paul Manafort have been asked to appear before U.S. Senate committees next week to answer questions about the campaign's alleged connections to Russia, officials said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:55 20 July
Russian-American lobbyist attended Trump Jr. controversial meeting
A US citizen, lobbyist and former Soviet military officer has revealed he was one of the figures present at a closed-door gathering of a Russian lawyer and senior campaigners of President Donald Trump in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, APA reports quoting Press TV.
22:25 15 July
Trump says he would invite Putin to White House, but not now
U.S. President Donald Trump, who is fighting off allegations of ties between his election campaign and Moscow, said he would invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to the White House but added that now was not the right time for that, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:22 14 July