US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as FBI director
The US Senate overwhelmingly confirmed Christopher Wray as the new director of the FBI on Tuesday, three months after...
Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify next week in Russia probe
Former FBI Director James Comey will testify next Thursday before a US Senate panel investigating Russia’s alleged meddling in...
Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session
Former FBI Director James Comey, who was fired by President Donald Trump last week amid an agency probe into...
US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as FBI director
The US Senate overwhelmingly confirmed Christopher Wray as the new director of the FBI on Tuesday, three months after President Donald Trump fired his predecessor James Comey. The high-flying criminal lawyer was an uncontroversial choice for the post, winning widespread bipartisan backing after telling lawmakers he would rather resign... Read more
Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify next week in Russia probe
Former FBI Director James Comey will testify next Thursday before a US Senate panel investigating Russia’s alleged meddling in the 2016 US election, in a hearing that could be difficult for President Donald Trump. In his first public appearance since Trump fired him on May 9, Comey will address... Read more
Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session
Former FBI Director James Comey, who was fired by President Donald Trump last week amid an agency probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US election, has agreed to testify before the US Senate Intelligence Committee at a public hearing, the committee said in a statement on Friday. The... Read more
Trump defiant after shock Comey sacking
The White House slapped down calls for a special prosecutor to investigate allegations that Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia, after the US president abruptly fired his FBI director. Trump’s shock dismissal of James Comey — the man overseeing federal investigations into suspected Kremlin interference in the 2016 vote... Read more
FBI chief sought more funds for Russia probe days before he was fired: NYT
Former FBI Director James Comey had requested additional funding and personnel for the agency’s probe into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election just days before he was fired, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. Comey, fired by President Donald Trump on Tuesday, had asked Deputy Attorney... Read more
Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been leading his agency’s investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential campaign and possible collusion with Trump’s campaign. Trump said the move, which shocked Washington, resulted from Comey’s handling of an election-year... Read more
FBI director to testify on Russia ties, alleged wiretap
The directors of the FBI and NSA are to give keenly awaited testimony before Congress on Monday on what ties President Donald Trump may have with Russia and his explosive allegation that he was wiretapped by his predecessor Barack Obama. Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey and Mike... Read more