The Latest: White House to hold off on naming FBI director

Washington PostWASHINGTON — The Latest on investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible Trump campaign connections with the Russians (all times local):. 12:45 p.m.. The White House says the president will not announce his pick for FBI …Comey friend: Trump repeatedly tried to compromise him ..

The Latest: WH communications director Michael Dubke resigns

Washington PostWASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):. 7:30 a.m.. White House communications director Michael Dubke has resigned. Kellyanne Conway, White House counselor, has told The Associated Press that Dubke handed in his …Trump’s communications director set to leave White House: Trump adviser ..

Trump says he’s ‘very close’ to naming a new FBI director

Washington PostWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Thursday that he is “very close” to naming a new FBI director to replace the one he fired more than a week ago and that former Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman was among his top choices for the job. Lieberman …Lieberman Is a Finalist for FBI Director, Trump Says ..

Trump says he’s ‘very close’ to naming an FBI director

Washington TimesFormer Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman gives a ‘thumbs-up’ as he leaves the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 17, 2017. The White House says President Donald Trump will be interviewing four potential candidates to lead the …10 Things to Know for Today ..

The Latest: Kuwait says Qatar is ‘willing’ to hold dialogue

Washington PostDOHA, Qatar — The Latest on developments related to the diplomatic crisis engulfing energy-rich Qatar (all times local):. 1:10 p.m.. Kuwait says Qatar is “willing to hold a dialogue” with Arab nations that have cut diplomatic ties. business. false Qatar Banks Can Survive Gulf, Foreign Funds Withdrawal, S&P Says ..