Comey reportedly made the request when he met with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who wrote the Justice Department memo that White House officials pointed to as justification for Comey's firing - although the memo stopped short of explicitly calling for the director's ouster.
Flynn was sacked by Trump after less than a month on the job after it was revealed he misled Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Sergey Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the USA during the transition period before Trump's inauguration.
Chairman Sen. Richard Burr, R-North Carolina, and Vice Chairman Sen. But investigators have been investigating Flynn's business ties after he left the government and before he joined the Trump administration.
The Senate committee also sent requests for documents to Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, former adviser Roger Stone, and former campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page.
Flynn's lawyer declined comment to CNN Wednesday evening.
"I've said from the beginning that our intentions are to get information from all the individuals of interest, and I will go to whatever lengths I feel necessary", Burr said in a brief hallway interview at the Capitol, hours before Trump fired Comey Tuesday.
"The BCCI SGM unanimously decided that the Indian cricket team will participate in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy". The CoA was reminded that negotiation was the only way out and they should bargain hard.
And, despite her substantial loss, the election definitely elevated the National Front and brought it closer to the mainstream. The En Marche candidate took 66.1% France's votes, leaving Marine Le Pen, of Front National, trailing behind with 33.9%.
The Cleveland Indians finish their Major League Baseball series at the Motor City versus the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. Cabrera homered Tuesday after returning from a groin problem, but he was removed from that game in the late innings.
Drake got his second win of the series, striking out Matt Carpenter to strand runners at second and third in the sixth inning. Broxton led the way with four hits and pair of RBIs while Travis Shaw (two RBIs) and Hernan Perez added three hits apiece.
As the first rocket completely developed in the 21st century, Falcon 9 was designed from the beginning for maximum reliability. The privately owned firm, based in Hawthorne, California, has a backlog of more than 70 missions, worth about $10 billion.
Since a low point in May 2016, US producers have added 387 oil rigs, or about 123 per cent, Goldman Sachs said. The selling pressure was ignited by concerns that global oil stocks weren't falling as quickly as was hoped.
The deal led to some members of the Syrian opposition delegation in the Kazakh capital Astana to slam the agreement. Lavrentyev suggested that all military aircraft, including Russian and Turkish, are prohibited.
It noted that the plotters infiltrated a "terrorist" into South Korea, who had satellite communications equipment. Pompeo made an unannounced visit to South Korea earlier this month for talks on the Pyongyang threat.
The other is that the two leaders discussed a Russian plan to establish "safe or de-escalation" zones in Syria . A White House readout of the phone calls says the two leaders discussed the creation of safe zones in Syria .
She also said while her government was trying to improve the situation in Kashmir, there were some forces which do not want it. If our Prime Minister Narendra Modi went to Paksitan, it is sign of his strength, of his moral strength.
Naseemuddin Siddiqui expelled from BSP, hits back at Mayawati
Mayawati said when she asked the sacked leader to furnish details about money spent, he did not do so, forcing her to expel him. He also levelled charges against Mayawati saying that she demanded 50 crores rupees from him and sold tickets during elections.
China Ambiguous about Report of US-N. Korea Summit Proposal
An official statement did not say what kind of missile was tested or when it was sacked , only saying it happened "recently". China and Russian Federation openly protested at the USA deploying the THAAD, accusing them of using it to spy on them.
Tunnel collapse renews safety concerns about nuclear site
There was an emergency situation at this site in Washington state after a tunnel full of highly contaminated materials collapsed . The Department of Energy issued a statement saying no action was necessary for residents of Benton and Franklin County.
Monaco vs. Juventus in UEFA Champions League
The Monaco boss said an early goal could be the catalyst for an upset and urged his players to defy expectations one more time . We let in a goal nearly on the counter-attack: [Lionel] Messi hammered a shot on goal, I diverted it and [Luis] Suarez scored.
Liberal claims victory as South Korea's leader
Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the neighboring countries share common strategic interests. The Korean Broadcasters Association said the poll had a margin of error of 0.8 percentage points.
Senate confirms Wilson as secretary of the Air Force
Wilson, a former Republican congresswoman from New Mexico, is expected to be sworn in within a week, according to the Pentagon. "It is an honor to congratulate Secretary Heather Wilson on her confirmation to become the 24th Secretary of the Air Force ".
Ronaldo hat-trick shrinks Athletico Madrid
Real are bidding to win their third Champions League crown in four seasons. "We'll have to be focused for next Wednesday's game". Madrid is trying to beat Atletico in the Champions League for the fourth straight time.
OnePlus 5 About screen shows 8GB
No! This is slightly bigger than the OnePlus 3T's 3,400 mAh battery but it should mean substantial improvement in battery life. The render of the phone also showed no obvious rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, which suggests it will be on the front.