Trump threatened with subpoena to determine existence of Comey ‘tapes’

Bipartisan leaders on House intelligence committee demand White House clarify whether there are recordings of Trump’s meeting with fired FBI director

Bipartisan leaders on the House intelligence committee are threatening a subpoena if the White House does not clarify whether any recordings, memoranda or other documents exist of Donald Trump’s meetings with fired FBI director James Comey.

The panel had previously set a 23 June deadline for the White House to respond to the panel’s request. The day before, Trump said in a series of tweets that he “did not make, and do not have, any such recordings” but also said he has “no idea” if tapes or recordings of his conversations with Comey exist.

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Venus Williams ‘at fault’ in fatal car crash, say Florida police

• 79-year-old passenger in other car dies two weeks later
• Crash remains under investigation; Williams not charged

Venus Williams caused a car crash this month that led to the death of a passenger in another vehicle, according to a police report released on Thursday.

Palm Beach Gardens police say witnesses told investigators that Williams ran a red light in her Toyota Sequoia SUV, causing a 9 June crash that injured 79-year-old Jerome Barson, who died two weeks later.

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Trump plays victim after vicious Twitter jag

Got a minute? Trump attacks TV host’s ‘face-lift’… White House then claims ‘the president has been attacked mercilessly’… travel ban to take effect… and everything in US politics. By Tom McCarthy

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Donald Trump started his day with a pair of personal and vicious tweets attacking the hosts of a cable news program who made fun of Trump for having fake Time magazine covers of himself hanging at his golf courses.

Trump loves attacking women’s looks

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I heard poorly rated @Morning_Joe speaks badly of me (don’t watch anymore). Then how come low I.Q. Crazy Mika, along with Psycho Joe, came..

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