According to U.S. media reports, Comey is likely to tell the lawmakers that he was asked by Trump not to go ahead of the FBI investigations against Michael Flynn, the former national security advisor to Trump.
The Senate Intelligence Committee said on May 19 that Comey, who was sacked by Trump 10 days earlier, would testify before the panel publicly at some point after Monday's Memorial Day holiday.
Comey, who was involved in a similar investigation into possible Russian meddling at the Justice Department, is expected to provide information to the intelligence committee - including conversations he had with President Donald Trump.
Meanwhile, Senators Patrick Leahy and Al Franken released a letter that they had written to Comey requesting an Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into Attorney General Sessions' testimony before the Senate judiciary committee and his contacts with Russian officials.
CBS News confirms that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has cleared former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Congress.
US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers If one of the finalists was also the victor the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Qualifiers, they will start with a one point bonus. Oracle and the five challengers will compete in two round robins, which will eliminate one challenger.
Trump's White House team, seemingly understanding the political and legal peril that Comey's testimony presents, have officially stopped talking.
Mueller's separate probe could conceivably look at the circumstances surrounding Comey's firing.
A number of congressional committees, in addition to the Senate intelligence panel, are also looking into the matter.
Subpoenas were approved Wednesday for Flynn and his company, Flynn Intel Group, and Cohen and his firm, Michael D. Cohen & Associates.
Mr Flynn is one of several Trump associates who are drawing scrutiny in a series of probes about Russian Federation and last year's election.
Congress is now out of session.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday again denied state involvement in any U.S. election cyber-attacks, but admitted "patriotically minded" hackers might have been involved.
The president blasted the probes online as a 'witch hunt, ' in just his latest attack on the investigations.
The minister raised the possibility of limiting airstrikes if government troops converge within cities controlled by militants. Fighters loyal to him surprised government forces with their firepower, fending off air strikes and house-to-house searches.
Previous ROG gaming products based on AMD designs included Athlon 64 FX processors and were desktop models, until now. Speaking of Vega, AMD announced that it would launch the new graphics cards at the end of July at Siggraph 2017.
The Warriors , who beat Cavs for the 2015 championship before losing the rematch in 2016, are 12-0 in this year's playoffs. Cleveland has steamrolled through the East in the postseason since James returned home, going 36-5 in three years.
He was in the process of negotiating peace with the Palestinians, who also had political claims to Jerusalem . The announcement postpones the president's campaign promise to move diplomatic operations to Jerusalem .
In the incident report filed by the four officers at the scene, Woods kept dozing off even after his initial contact with police. Woods had said on his website last week that he would not be able to twist his back for three months because of his surgery.
Mr Trump, who BBC Europe editor Katya Adler said seemed star-struck, said of the Pope: "He is something, he's really good". But Pope Francis pulled a great move in his first meeting with the President of the United States.
His May 19 speech was replete with hints of political ambition while the superstar met with his fans after a long time. Or like the cigarette that he flicks in the air in a trademark style, the frenzied talk will just end up in smoke.
She and Younes had first been linked in October past year , following the male model's split with his ex Jourdan Dunn. Disick and Thorne have been spotted groping each other in Cannes this week and it's pretty unpleasant to look at.
Howard said he wasn't sure what caused him to hit the wall, whether a part broke in the suspension or something else. Takuma Sato , who won this year's race, became the first Japanese driver to win the Indy 500, The Drive reported .
Trump promised to launch a review , and said, "Leaks of sensitive information pose a grave threat to our national security". Donald Trump backs the view that Brexit is an "incident not a trend", European Council President Donald Tusk has said.
Malvo, now 32 years old, is currently being held at Red Onion State Prison, a super-maximum security prison in Virginia. The Virginia attorney general responded that Roush could have suspended some of Malvo's life term.
LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time
Stuart Shapiro, who works on computer simulations of gravitational waves at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign, agrees. The second detection was made in December 2015 , and the third detection, called GW170104, was made on January 4, 2017.
Jim Carrey backs Kathy Griffin over Trump decapitation stunt
Is this the kind of person Kathy Griffin wants to be? 'And really, the comedians are the last voice of truth in this whole thing. Dave Berg, author of Behind the Curtain: An Insider's View of Jay Leno's Tonight Show, co-produced the show for 18 years.
Venus Williams opens play at French Open on Day 4
She came closest in 2002 when she was beaten in the final by her younger sister, as she was at both Wimbledon and the U.S. Kvitova double faulted into the net on match point and spiked her Wilson racquet in frustration at that transgression.
Manager: Allman tried to keep playing music until the end
All of Allman's five children except Island - each of the five has a different mother - have played music professionally. Cher , 71, and Gregg , 69, were married for four years before divorcing in 1979 and they have son Elijah Blue together.
ICSE, ISC results to be announced today at 3 pm
In 1973, the Council was listed in the Delhi School Education Act 1973, as a body conducting "public" examinations. And so, after almost two weeks of delays and uncertain reports, ICSE results 2017 are finally coming today.
Philippines says foreigners among IS-linked gunmen in south
Mahmud, who is also known as Abu Handzalah, led fellow militants to rescue Hapilon in the Marawi attack, the sources say. He has been identified as a chief recruiter by the militants who trained and sent Malaysians to fight in Syria and Iraq.
Schapelle Corby lands in Australia
When she was in jail, Mercedes brought her a puppy called Stanley - "one of the puffball dogs that old people usually have". ABC News reported that Schapelle Corby's home will receive extra police protection ahead of her long-awaited return home.
Argentina reach agreement for Sampaoli
Sampaoli has said that he wants to coach his country's national team after leading Sevilla to a fourth-place finish in Spain. Argentina are now fifth in the 10-team South America zone World Cup qualifying standings with four games remaining.