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Trump blasts FBI counterintel probe into whether he worked for Russia

Trump blasts FBI counterintel probe into whether he worked for Russia

President Donald Trump blasted the FBI Saturday, insisting it acted "for no reason & with no proof" when it opened an investigation into whether he was acting on Russia's behalf after he fired the agency's director, James Comey, in May 2017.

More Republicans back probe of Trump-Russia ties

More Republicans back probe of Trump-Russia ties

A small but growing number of Republican US lawmakers called on Wednesday for an independent probe of possible collusion between President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia.

Obama 'warned Trump against hiring Flynn'

Obama 'warned Trump against hiring Flynn'

Former US President Barack Obama warned then-President-elect Donald Trump not to give the post of national security adviser in his administration to Michael Flynn, a former Obama aide said.

Trump strategist dropped from National Security Council

Trump strategist dropped from National Security Council

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's chief strategist, has lost his seat on the powerful National Security Council in a high-level shakeup, a US official confirmed on Wednesday.

Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned amid controversy over his contacts with the Russian government on Monday.