Trump wasn't done. "FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is racing the clock to retire with full benefits".
Sanders says the White House has "some concerns" over McCabe's work at the bureau.
Trump has been publicly pressuring McCabe for months and has claimed that McCabe has an anti-Trump bias. Go back and read Trump's tweets. President Trump and his allies have made McCabe a favorite target of criticism in recent months. Some exchanges suggest that the two officials had concluded months before the end of the Clinton investigation that the FBI would not charge her with a crime.
The removal may also have come by order of the Inspector General who is now investigating the Department of Justice and FBI over the handling of Hillary Clinton's email server investigation. McCabe responded that he had not voted, according to several current and former USA officials.
Trump has repeatedly tweeted that the Justice Department has insufficiently investigated Hillary Clinton during the 2016 campaign. Trump Jr. later acknowledged that the meeting was to discuss damaging information the Russian government had about Hillary Clinton.
It was McCabe's office that first contacted Michael Flynn's staff to set up an interview with the national security adviser just after Trump's inauguration. Comey's predecessor, Robert Mueller, was picked a week later to take over the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the election.
Manafort was charged with 12 counts of money laundering and conspiracy.
Trump reportedly met with McCabe at the Oval Office after the firing of FBI Director James Comey last May, and asked him whom he voted for in 2016.
David Bowdich, a senior Federal Bureau of Investigation official who led the agency's response to the San Bernadino terrorist attack, is expected to serve as the next deputy director, according to people familiar with the plans.
McCabe attended Duke University and obtained a law degree from the University of St. Louis in 1993. McCabe joined the bureau in 1996 but does not turn 50 until May 2018.
Yet, despite being nominated for the night's top prize, Lorde was not asked to give a solo performance during the ceremony . TMZ reports she'll also be giving the Grammy's red carpet a miss this year, though she will attend the ceremony.
The Nobel laureate has been criticized by her own fellow Nobel prize winners for her seeming lack of sympathy for the Rohingya. Tingnan mo (Look at) the Rohingyas. "The United Nations has no objective for mankind as far as I am concerned".
It's possible the remains belong not to ancestors of modern Homo sapiens , but to a population that later died off, he adds. Misliya "answers some questions but also throw ups new questions - the hallmark of all good science ", he added.
So dominant through their pool play and in Saturday's matches against Ireland and Canada, the Kiwis collapsed at the final hurdle. The Aussie women's team were equally brilliant in shutting out New Zealand 31-0 to make it an Australian double celebration.
The drive stalled when Brady was sacked by Dante Fowler Jr., and New England settled for Stephen Gostkowski's 31-yard field goal. No further update has been given by the Patriots since Gronkowski was ruled out for the game in the third quarter on Sunday.
In Washington , McKenzie said the USA and Turkey were continuing talks about a "secure zone" but there had been no final decision. On Wednesday evening, rockets fired from Syria killed two people and wounded 11 more in the Turkish border province of Kilis.
Technology and health care companies are leading stocks broadly higher in midday trading on Wall Street. Another set of data showed new orders for key USA -made capital goods unexpectedly fell in December.
Delivering her statement in the courtroom, Raisman said she was surprised that Nassar was looking at her the entire time . In her statement, Raisman called for an independent investigation "to figure out exactly how this disaster happened".
He tweeted a call for McConnell to invoke the so-called "nuclear option" and thereby remove leverage for Senate Democrats. That, at least, was the offer the Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell , made in order to break the stalemate.
The France worldwide broke the deadlock with a tidy finish just after the hour-mark before hitting the frame of the goal again. But, after Ever Banega hit a post late on for the hosts, they were pegged back as Angel struck in the dying embers.
Spanish giants Real Madrid have been linked with a move for the Egyptian as they look to reinvent their frontline. Egypt's head coach Hector Cuper would later claim in December that he was told of Madrid's interest in Salah .
Australia aims to become 'top 10' defence exporter
The government will seek to use the exports to cement relationships with key countries in volatile regions like the Middle East. Turnbull's government has said it will undertake the "most comprehensive regeneration of our Navy since the Second World War".
Something wonderful will happen with the moon on January 31
NASA says the super blue blood moon will be visible early Wednesday in Western Canada, so long as it's not obscured by clouds. The eclipse will be harder to see in the lightening pre-dawn sky, and the Moon will set after 7:00 a.m.as the Sun rises.
Supermoon, Blue Moon, Lunar Eclipse All Coming Jan. 31
NASA has a very scientific not-at-all scary explanation for the crimson or copper hue you might see that night. Resident should set their alarms to 5:52 a.m., MST, on January 31 if they want view a total lunar eclipse.
Range Rover SV Coupe outed
Now, Land Rover has released the first teaser photo of the upcoming Range Rover SV Coupe , showing off it's posh interior. Apart from the cabin, Land Rover has not revealed any other information on the Range Rover SV Coupe .
Apple to release HomePod speaker on February 9
If your device is compatible with iOS 11 or is already running that version of the Apple OS, then updating shouldn't be an issue. We recently learned that Apple had crossed the FCC regulatory hurdle and may release its HomePod smart speaker pretty soon.
3 executives from USA Gymnastics board resign
In December, it was revealed that USA Gymnastics paid 2012 Olympian McKayla Maroney to stay silent about her abuse by Nassar. In a YouTube video, Johnson East says being able to talk about the issue and make the video took her a long time.
Integral Announces The World's First 512GB microSD Card
Integral believes that though cloud storage has taken a toll on the memory card, users still go for cards for lifestyle reasons. The memorably-named Integral 512GB microSDXC V10, UHS-I U1 card, ahem, meets the Video Speed Class 10 (V10) standard.