The Russia maelstrom raging around Donald Trump's presidency reaches a momentous plot twist this week when ex-FBI Director James Comey testifies before the Senate.
There had been speculation that Trump would use his executive privilege to block Comey's testimony, but the White House issued a statement on Monday saying this would not be the case.
Comey is also likely to be asked by lawmakers about Trump's assertion that the former FBI chief told him three times that he was not under investigation as part of the federal probe into his campaign's possible Russian Federation ties.
Mr Comey's appearance before the Senate intelligence committee will mark his first public comments since he was abruptly sacked by the president last month.
President Donald Trump wants to privatize the nation's air traffic control system.
"I know the Senate Judiciary Committee has made a similar request of Mr Comey and I support their request", Schumer said in remarks as the Senate reopened on Monday after a weeklong recess.
Apple announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch The watchOS 4 will be available as a free update to the Apple Watches that can be paired with iPhone 5s and later on iOS 11 . There is also a Activity coaching, GymKit for Apple Watch to communicate with Gym equipments and a new music experince.
Mueller, also a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was named last month as special counsel by the US Justice Department to investigate Russian meddling in the presidential election.
Short had been speaking about the president's legislative priorities, including passing health care reform and major tax cuts, when he was asked how much harder it was to move forward when issues like former FBI Director James Comey's planned testimony and the ongoing Russian Federation investigations are sucking up so much oxygen on Capitol Hill.
Legal experts have also said that the president likely undermined his ability to assert executive privilege by publicly discussing his dealings with Comey in tweets and interviews.
Last week, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer fielded reporter questions on the matter but didn't rule out the executive privilege option. Separately, a group of supporters rallied near the White House to support the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord.
Asked at a news conference if he pressured Comey to drop the Flynn probe, Trump had said, "No. No".
"I think you'll see her take a larger role in the month of June", said Short, "to draw attention to this dilemma".
With the highly-anticipated stand-alone Wonder Woman film hitting theaters this weekend, talk has already begun about a sequel. Perhaps that's exactly why this superhero movie didn't include one - it might just be that Wonder Woman is its own movie.
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It added to a 71, and he was six shots behind. "I'll probably hit a few putts with the hands shaking and everything like that". Former Irish Open champion Jamie Donaldson shot 69 for eight-under and a two-shot lead ahead of Italy's Renato Paratore.
Everyone has been following the creation and promotion of LaVar Ball's new athletic company " Big Baller Brand " pretty closely. Lonzo Ball averaged 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 7.6 assists in his one-and-done season at UCLA.
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.
These short films would be heavily monster focused, and the studio would serve as a testing ground for potential full-scale films. In the wake of his scrapped Alien sequel , Blomkamp has been teasing his new project, Oats Studios , for some time.
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 .
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.
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 .
All 4 Yankees home runs in 8th inning vs. Blue Jays
Pineda gave up a hit to Luke Maile , a career.178/.208/.297 big league hitter, in an 0-2 count with a pitch up at shoulder level. Biagini retired 10 batters in a row until Castro led off the seventh with a bloop double to left.
Rahal wins Detroit IndyCar opening race
It put us up where we belonged and I think we showed that the No. 5 Arrow vehicle had a lot of pace. Today was great for points. "Tires are the name of the game here", Hinchcliffe said.
Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge
The drivers of the van then ran out with knives, attacking people on the street and in businesses in nearby Borough Market . The U.K. has already been reeling from the May 22 attack in Manchester at a Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people.
Trump pulls United States from Aust on Paris, trade
A voluntarily promise to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change was agreed in 2015. Trump tweeted yesterday morning: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days".
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.
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.
AMD Vega to be released in August!
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.
BJP says it will give right position to Rajinikanth
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.
Five things to watch out for at the French Open on Monday
Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova reached the French Open second round on Monday with a 7-5, 6-2 win overn China's Zheng Saisai. KEY STATISTIC I: 9 - Record number of French Open titles for Rafael Nadal , who is favored by many to collect No. 10 this year.