Protesters gathered Thursday in cities from NY to California in a warning to the White House not to derail Robert Mueller's probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election.
Through his CNN role, where he was deeply critical of the Mueller probe, Whitaker got to know Trump, who saw him on TV and later met in person.
Whitaker's selection by Trump as acting attorney general drew sharp criticism from Democratic lawmakers, who described it as an attempt by the president to undermine and possibly end Mueller's investigation.
"It is ORDERED by the Court on its own motion that each party submit a supplemental brief addressing what, if any, effect the November 7, 2018 designation of an acting Attorney General different from the official who appointed Special Counsel Mueller has on this case", the order says, giving the parties a deadline of Nov. 19.
The demonstrators believe that special counsel Robert Mueller should continue the investigation into what role Russian Federation played in the 2016 presidential election.
"He worships him", a longtime friend said of Whitaker and Trump. "He's decided to make a change, and we'll take a look at who he sends up", said McConnell.
"Congress has to step in, and protect this investigation".
He said that other former Trump associates Paul Manafort, Michael Cohen and Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg are all cooperating with the government, and that the "public needs to see the results" of the probe.
Trump forced the resignation of Sessions on Wednesday, a day after elections in which his fellow Republicans lost control of the House but increased their majority in the Senate. "We the people are the ultimate power in our democracy, and Donald Trump can't take that away from us". The investigation, led by special counsel Robert Mueller, has already netted multiple indictments and guilty pleas.
"It would create a constitutional crisis if this were a prelude to ending or greatly limiting the Mueller investigation", said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY).
"President Trump has fired the attorney general". Conway is the husband of the top White House aide Kellyanne Conway. Mitt Romney, who just won election to the U.S. Senate from Utah, also tweeted that the Mueller probe should be allowed to proceed "to its conclusion unimpeded". Trump said this week a permanent replacement will be nominated at "a later date".
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has resigned at the request of President Donald Trump, according to a letter delivered to the White House, after becoming a target of the president's open contempt for ceding control of the Russian Federation investigation.
Federal law stipulates that Mr Mnuchin "shall" turn over the tax returns, and doesn't appear to give him much flexibility. In addition, Lamb has resisted endorsing House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., for speaker of the House.
She repeatedly asked the women if they lived in the apartment complex, as well as whether their "baby daddy" was with them. She then accuses the women of "trying to break into apartments" and "causing problems", the Observer previously reported.
Matt Dornic , the vice president of communications for CNN , went as far as to accuse the White House of doctoring the video. Acosta told CNN's Anderson Cooper on Wednesday that he did not "put my hands on her or touch her as they're alleging".
She had been filming aerial shots in her private plane earlier for her Instagram Stories and realized her own home was threatened. An 10,000 acre plus brush fire known as the Hill Fire is burning out of control on the Conejo Grade, north of Newbury Park.
Pender County Schools said in a statement, "There has been a reported active shooter situation at Topsail high School". A parent told WWAY the school district announced that all schools on the eastern side of Pender County are on lockdown.
James added 10 rebounds and nine assists, just missing out on his second triple-double as a member of the Lakers. Powered by their veteran backcourt, the Timberwolves got 31 points from Derrick Rose and 24 from Jimmy Butler .
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About 6pm , Victoria Police Superintendent David Clayton holds a press conference just metres from where the incident unfolded. A handful of videos and images uploaded to social media appear to show the man attempting to stab police before he is shot.
A Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-200 aircraft overshot the runway at Guyana's main global airport early Friday, injuring several people. The Boeing 757-200, registered as N524AT, overran the end of the runway and crossed through the airport perimeter fence.
Housley described Alaina , who was part of the bridal party when he and Mowrey-Housley were married, as a "beautiful soul". Mowry-Housley, responding to a tweet from her niece's suitemate, wrote , "Ashely this is her aunt Tamera Mowry Housley ".
Oumuamua May Have Been an Alien Spaceship, Astronomers Say
A Hawaiian telescope first spotted "Oumuamua", meaning "a messenger from afar, arriving first" in Hawaiian, in October 2017. Multiple telescopes focused on the object for three nights to determine what it was before it moved out of sight.
Cavs and Larry Drew agree to new head coaching contract
The Magic now improve to 4-6 on the season and will play again on Wednesday night when they face the Detroit Pistons. The Cavs have gone 1-2 under Drew, who didn't want to proceed this season without assurances from the organization.
Arsenal boss Emery upset for Welbeck after 'big injury'
Arsenal fans and spectators have also taken to social media as they reacted to the painful injury suffered by the Gunners' winger. The 27-year-old has overcome serious issues in the past, missing large chunks of his career with knee problems.
Runaway train reached speeds of 'up to 150km/h'
The incident resulted in a mangled wreck among piles of iron ore spanning more than 1.5 kilometres. Around 1.5km of track was damaged, with work to start on repairs once the wreckage is cleared.
Feds announce new policy to limit asylum claims
About 4,800 migrants are sheltered in a sports complex in Mexico City, some 600 miles (965 kilometres) from the US border. It's unknown whether those in the caravan, many fleeing violence in their homeland, plan to cross illegally.