• Report: FBI probed whether Trump secretly worked for Russia

    5 monthes ago - By WGN TV

    WASHINGTON - Law enforcement officials became so concerned by President Donald Trump's behavior in the days after he fired FBI Director James Comey that they began investigating whether he had been working for Russia against U.S. interests, The New York Times reported Friday.
    The report cites unnamed former law enforcement officials and others familiar with the investigation.
    The inquiry forced counterintelligence investigators to evaluate whether Trump was a potential threat to national security, and they also sought to determine whether Trump was deliberately working for Russia or had...
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  • White House Slams NY Times Report On FBI Concern That Trump Acted On Behalf Of Russia

    5 monthes ago - By NPR

    Spokeswoman Sarah Sanders denied the story which said counterintelligence officials wondered if the new president was working for Russia, and therefore was a national security threat.
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  • Report: FBI probed whether Trump secretly worked for Russia

    5 monthes ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - Law enforcement officials became so concerned by President Donald Trump's behaviour in the days after he fired FBI Director James Comey that they began investigating whether he had been working for Russia against U.S. interests, The New York Times reported Friday.
    The report cites unnamed former law enforcement officials and others familiar with the investigation.
    The inquiry forced counterintelligence investigators to evaluate whether Trump was a potential threat to national security, and they also sought to determine whether Trump was deliberately working for Russia or had...
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  • White House slams NYT report that FBI investigated whether Trump was a national security risk

    5 monthes ago - By Politico

    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders slammed a New York Times report on Friday that said the FBI opened an inquiry into President Donald Trump shortly after he fired FBI Director James Comey that centered on whether the commander in chief was a national security threat to his own country. "This is absurd," Sanders said in a statement provided to POLITICO. "James Comey was fired because he's a disgraced partisan hack, and his Deputy Andrew McCabe, who was in charge at the time, is a known liar fired by the FBI." According to the Times' report, the FBI's investigation was...
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  • The FBI reportedly started investigating whether Trump was a Russian asset after he fired Comey

    The FBI reportedly started investigating whether Trump was a Russian asset after he fired Comey

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The FBI began investigating whether President Donald Trump was a witting or unwitting Russian agent after he fired FBI director James Comey in May 2017, The New York Times reported.
    At the time, the bureau was already investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow during the 2016 election, and Comey's firing prompted the special counsel Robert Mueller to open an obstruction-of-justice probe as part of the Russia investigation.
    But The Times' report is the first indication that the FBI believed it was possible the president himself was a witting or unwitting Russian...
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  • Report: FBI probed whether Trump secretly worked for Russia

    5 monthes ago - By The Morning Call

    The New York Times reports that law enforcement officials became so concerned by President Donald Trump's behavior in the days after he fired FBI Director James Comey that they began investigating whether he had been working for Russia against U.S. interests. The report, published late Friday,...
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  • FBI Probed Whether Trump Was Working For Russia After Comey Firing: Report

    FBI Probed Whether Trump Was Working For Russia After Comey Firing: Report

    5 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    Law enforcement officials launched an investigation into whether the president was secretly working on Russia's behalf, according to The New York Times.
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