New details leaked by associates of the former embattled FBI Director indicate Trump asked Comey to drop the Russia-Flynn investigation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Firing FBI Director James Comey is already coming back to haunt President Donald Trump.
In dismissing Comey last week, Trump created the very real possibility that a respected law enforcement official known for an outspoken nature and willingness to buck political convention could resurface in public.
A look at some of the most credibility-damaging episodes.
JULIE BYKOWICZ, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has been two-stepping with the truth.
Starting with press secretary Sean Spicer insisting inaccurately that President Donald Trump drew record-setting inauguration crowds, top presidential advisers have provided information that is provably false or contradicted by others in the White House…
The White House is calling the story, published by the Washington Post, false.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information about Islamic State militants to Russian officials during a meeting last week, The Washington Post reported Monday. The White House rebutted the story, saying no intelligence sources or methods were discussed.
The newspaper cited current and former U.S. officials who…
Trump is weighing options in Syria, where missiles struck last month.
MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press VIVIAN SALAMA, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States accused Syria on Monday of executing thousands of imprisoned political opponents and burning their bodies in a crematorium to hide the evidence, testing the Trump administration’s willingness to respond to atrocities, other than chemical weapons attacks…
Lawyers say tax returns do not reflect any income from Russia in the last 10 years.
By KEN THOMAS and DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump said Friday that a review of his last 10 years of tax returns did not reflect “any income of any type from Russian sources,” but the letter included exceptions related to previously cited income…