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The former FBI director spoke at Howard University. It did not go well.

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Students at Howard University loudly protested former FBI Director James Comey Friday as he delivered a convocation address.<p>As Comey, making a rare public appearance since leaving the FBI, began his speech welcoming new students at Howard University, protesters could be heard …

Politics

Howard University Students Protested During Former FBI Director James Comey's Speech

Students chanted "James Comey, you're not our homie" as the former FBI director delivered the keynote speech at the historically black university.<p>"And at the end of the conversation, we're both smarter," Comey said as students continued to chant. "I am here at Howard to try to get smarter, to try …

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Did White House cross the line with attacks on Comey?

Several lawmakers and former federal prosecutors say recent White House attacks on the credibility of fired FBI Director James Comey raise serious …

Government

Investigators ask White House for details on FBI director firing, Flynn ouster: NYT | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Sep 21, 2017 05:45 am | Updated Date: Sep 21, 2017 …

World Leaders

Washington Post: No Hillary, Comey Didn't Cost You the Election

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Elections

Sen. John McCain reveals what really happened in the James Comey hearing

PHOENIX — Sen. John McCain confused and worried viewers in June with an erratic line of questioning of former FBI Director James Comey during a Senate hearing.<p>McCain, R-Ariz., later said his line of questioning may have gone "over people's heads" and then attributed the performance to staying up …

News (U.S.)

FBI uses Comey quotes in recruitment material

The FBI continues to use quotes from former director James Comey in its recruitment material.<p>The bureau shared a tweet Saturday promoting a job …

Government

Gowdy: Sarah Sanders doesn't get say whether Comey broke the law

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) on Thursday dismissed White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders's claim that federal prosecutors should consider …

Government

White House: Prosecutors 'should certainly look at' charging Comey

The White House’s campaign against former FBI Director James Comey has intensified of late, and yesterday, it reached a striking new level.<p>Sarah …

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White House Watch: Why Is the Administration Accusing Comey of 'False Testimony'?

<b>The White House has a new argument</b> for why President Donald Trump fired James Comey earlier this year: The FBI director possibly committed perjury. …

Politics

Bannon confirms he opposed firing of FBI Director Comey

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon says the firing of FBI Director James Comey may have been the biggest mistake in "modern political history."<p>Bannon confirmed he opposed President Donald Trump's decision to oust Comey, calling the FBI "an institution." Bannon told …

Politics

Hillary Clinton finds more excuses for why she lost to Trump — including man you’d never expect

For Hillary Clinton, the list of reasons she lost to now-President Donald Trump last November is never ending.<p>And now the former leading presidential candidate has added three new reasons to that list.<p>Who/What she already blamed<p>At the top of her list are Russian interference and former FBI director …

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FBI detects no Trump meddling in Russia probe

FBI Director Christopher Wray says he has 'not detected any whiff of interference' by the White House into the ongoing investigation into Russian …

Christopher Wray

FBI director: No ‘whiff of interference’ on Russia probe

"I can say very confidently that I haven't detected any whiff of interference with that investigation," said Wray, in his first public appearance …

Government

Hillary Regrets Not Going After Ex-FBI Director During Election: ‘What the Hell Was Comey Doing?’

<b>Hillary Clinton</b> had some harsh criticism for recently ousted FBI Director <b>James Comey</b> in her new book, <i>What Happened</i>.<p>Comey became a central figure …

Hillary Clinton

FBI Director says he has not 'detected any whiff of interference' into the ongoing investigation into Russian meddling

FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Thursday he has not "detected any whiff of interference" into the ongoing investigation into Russian meddling …

News (Ireland)

In Her New Book ‘What Happened’, Hillary Clinton Blames Many for Defeat. Including Herself

WASHINGTON — At the height of the scandal over her email server, Hillary Clinton was "tempted to make voodoo dolls of certain members of the press and Congress and stick them full of pins," she writes in a new memoir of her 2016 presidential campaign.<p>"Mostly, I was furious at myself," she writes, …

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New revelation about Comey’s refusal to charge Clinton sparks outrage

A letter from two Republican senators claims that there is evidence former FBI Director James Comey had made the decision to exonerate Hillary Clinton long before an FBI investigation into her handling of sensitive intelligence was completed.<p>Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley …

Government

AP source: Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is in possession of a letter that President Donald Trump wrote, but did not send, that laid out a rationale for firing FBI Director James Comey.<p>That's according to a person familiar with the investigation who spoke on …

Politics

Report: Trump Might Have Fired Comey for Failing to Publicly Clear His Name in Russia Investigation

Just before firing his former FBI Director, President Donald Trump, according to a senior administration official, drafted a letter which complained …

Donald Trump

Trump’s controversial letter emerges

The Trump-Russia Investigations: Who Are the Russians Involved?5:20<p>U.S. investigators are looking into contacts between several current and former …

Donald Trump

Comey's Friend Slams Trump After His Comments About Former FBI Director's Exoneration of Hillary

Benjamin Wittes, a friend of former FBI Director James Comey who’s also the editor in chief of the Lawfare blog, slammed President Trump Friday for …

Hillary Clinton

Mueller examining Trump’s draft letter firing FBI Director Comey

<b>By Rosalind S. Helderman, Carol D. Leonnig, and Ashley Parker</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i>Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III is reviewing a letter drafted …

Government

Mueller examining Trump's draft letter firing FBI director Comey

<b>By Rosalind S. Helderman, Carol D. Leonnig, and Ashley Parker</b><p>On the day before President Donald Trump fired former FBI director James Comey, he …

Government

‘Homer Simpson move’: MSNBC’s Mika mocks Trump for reopening questions about firing Comey

MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski compared President Donald Trump to the hapless Homer Simpson during “Morning Joe” segment on the possibility that former FBI …

Liberal View

Mueller Reportedly Has Letter Trump Drafted Explaining Rationale For Firing Comey

The <i>New York Times</i> is reporting that Special Counsel <b>Robert Mueller</b> has obtained a letter drafted by President <b>Donald Trump</b> and advisor <b>Stephen Miller</b> …

Donald Trump

Mueller has a draft of a letter from Trump on his reasons for firing Comey

WASHINGTON — Special Counsel Robert Mueller has obtained a letter that President Donald Trump and a top political aide drafted in the days before …

Government

Trump’s controversial letter emerges

THE man leading the probe into Donald Trump’s alleged links with Russia has obtained a draft letter that could change everything.<p>Special counsel …

Donald Trump

Trump again blasts former FBI director James Comey for 'rigged' Hillary Clinton investigation

WASHINGTON — President Trump renewed his beef with former FBI director James Comey on Twitter on Friday, complaining that his exoneration of election rival Hillary Clinton shows the system is "rigged."<p>The impetus for Trump's latest rebuke: a report from two GOP senators alleging that Comey was …

Government

CONFIRMED: Comey had already decided to exonerate Hillary Clinton before he even interviewed her!

Former FBI Director James Comey is so honest and above reproach that he decided months before he even interviewed Hillary Clinton that he was going …

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