This morning, Trump said via his favorite means of communication that he is being investigated by the man who told him to fire the FBI Director. "Witch Hunt", the president wrote.
In another tweetFriday morning, Trump said it's "sad" that seven months of investigations and hearings into possible links between his campaign and Russian Federation have been fruitless.
President Trump is tweeting his displeasure with the direction of the Russian Federation probe, which reportedly is now veering into an obstruction of justice investigation.
Trump has been growing increasingly agitated with Rosenstein over the last day or two in private White House meetings and in conversations with friends, multiple people have told CNN. Trump said on Twitter, appearing to refer to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.
Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the President last month raising concerns over Mr Comey's performance, but Mr Trump later asserted that he had already made the decision himself to fire Mr Comey.
Speaking to Harris Faulkner, Wallace said Trump once again kept Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation at the top of the headlines. Mr Rosenstein wrote a memo criticising former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey's handling of the email server scandal that was initially used by the White House to justify the firing of Mr Comey.
Talks on DUP support for minority UK govt, to continue
Now May is seeking to gain the support of the 10 DUP MPs , who have become unlikely kingmakers following last week's vote. The DUP and Sinn Fein are taking part in Thursday's talks at Downing Street, along with smaller parties.
Although he didn't name anyone, Trump appeared to be pointing the finger at Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general who began overseeing the Russian Federation investigation after Attorney General Jeff Sessionsrecused himself from it. If Trump is found guilty of obstruction of justice, that would likely be grounds for impeachment.
He also claimed that the person investigating him advised him to fire Comey, though it's unclear whom he was referring to.
Trump has repeatedly complained about the probe, saying Democrats can not accept his election win.
Now the probe has expanded to include investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he fired Comey.
The Twitter attacks came as Vice President Mike Pence hired a personal lawyer to represent him in the intensifying investigation.
"With all of the illegal acts that took place in the Clinton campaign and the Obama administration, there was never a special counsel appointed", Trump had tweeted. The transition, a nonprofit structurally separate from the Trump campaign, continues to operate with a small staff. The memo asks for preservation of electronic communications and data, telephone logs, audio recordings, videos, calendars and other items. First, it is the president himself acknowledging that he is, in fact, under investigation for possible obstruction of justice-something even on Thursday the White House would not acknowledge.
Weak tropical system likely to develop in the Gulf of Mexico
Should the tropical system form on the eastern side of the Yucatan Peninsula it would have a greater chance of moving northward. That system showed signs of organization on Friday but hasn't strengthened more since, according to the hurricane center.
McCartney, Rowling promoted in the queen's Birthday Honors
Terry, from Grasscroft, is now the chairman of Mahdlo Youth Zone and said he feels "proud and honoured" to receive the award. Comedian Billy Connolly has been awarded a knighthood, in recognition to his services to entertainment and charity.
Parade marking Warriors' title rolls in Oakland
Curry hopped and shouted as he gave high-fives to the crowd after getting off a double-decker bus during the Thursday parade. James teamed up with All-Stars Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the Miami Heat to win his first championship in 2012.
Brexit talks to start on Monday as planned
But it is not now in the EU's interest to either use this ability to extend the talks - or to press pause. All the while, the Brexit clock continues ticking, and the time frame to negotiate a deal shortens .
Sri Lanka President attends India organised Yoga Day
Yoga enthusiasts participate in an event to celebrate 3rd International Day of Yoga in Wenzhou, China on June 18, 2017. Yoga has been a key element contributing to the friendship and solidarity between Vietnam and India , he said.
Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way
He still built a six-shot lead through 36 holes, despite hitting his tee shot into the ocean on the 18th hole and salvaging bogey. Fowler started Round 2 atop the leaderboard but finished Friday one stroke back, then fell behind by another stroke on Saturday.