Developing now, Monday, April 16, 2018
- Fired FBI Director James Comey calls President Trump 'morally unfit to be president,' defends his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation in new interview
- Trump was dissuaded from a more aggressive military strike against Syria by his newly-revamped national security team, according to one report
- The United States plans to announce new economic sanctions against Russia Monday for aiding the government of Syrian President Assad
- Former first lady Barbara Bush is in 'failing health' and will not seek additional medical treatment, a family spokesman said Sunday
- Jason Aldean took home Entertainer of the Year as the annual ACM Awards returned to Las Vegas six months after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history
Ahead of the interview, Trump fired off a series of tweets calling the country’s former top cop a “slimeball,” a liar and directly refuted claims he asked Comey for his loyalty. Trump tweeted Sunday that Comey was the “WORST FBI Director in history, by far!,” suggested he should be behind bars and referred to him as “a man who always ends up badly and out of whack (he is not smart!).”
- Bret Baier to interview Comey on 'Special Report' on April 26
- Steve Hilton: Will Comey be held accountable for his behavior?
- Newt Gingrich: Comey has written an anti-Trump novel that will be amazingly discredited
- Bryan Dean Wright: Comey’s ABC interview sidesteps his shocking decision to break every rule and leak to the press
- Liz Peek: Comey reveals he is neither sinner nor saint... he's a fraud
- 'Sunday Morning Futures' interview: Comey 'out for revenge,' says Rep. Bob Goodlatte
- Van Hipp: In Syria, Trump needs a strategy to keep Russia, Assad and Iran off-balance - and U.S. involvement to a minimum
- White House reacts to Macron's claim France 'convinced' Trump to keep U.S. troops in Syria
- Chemical weapons linked to Assad regime, ISIS-inspired terror groups in the spotlight
- 'Fox News Sunday' interview: Haley warns Assad: Trump 'watching,' U.S. work in Syria 'not done'
- Fox News Opinion: Assad must go -- U.S. should press Russia to replace Syrian dictator
- TUNE IN: Former President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush appear on "Mornings with Maria"Wednesday at 6 a.m. ET on Fox Business!
- Show of support for Barbara Bush on Twitter
AS SEEN ON FOX NEWS
A TALE OF TWO LIARS: "Felon McCabe, who's now been accused of by the [Inspector General] of lying three times under oath... is also saying that [former FBI Director] Jim Comey has been untruthful. So, now you've got two liars lying about each other but they work together every single day." – Corey Lewandowski, on "MediaBuzz," ripping fired former FBI leaders Jim Comey and Andrew McCabe. WATCH
'HISTORY REPLETE WITH LIES': "James Comey, you are a pompous, egotistical, patronizing, condescending, holier-than-thou political operative trying to redeem your reputation...Your book is about a higher loyalty to none other than you." – Judge Jeanine Pirro, in her "Opening Statement" on "Justice with Judge Jeanine," slamming James Comey's new memoir "A Higher Loyalty" as all about a "loyalty to himself." WATCH
Kaine won't support Pompeo, calls him 'anti-diplomatic' like Trump.
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin apologizes for child sex abuse remarks amid teacher protests.
Justice Dept. wants 'sanctuary' areas to prove they comply with laws.
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FOX NEWS OPINION
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U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson: Space is an American frontier that must be defended.
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John Cena, Nikki Bella end engagement.
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On Fox News:
Fox & Friends, 6 a.m. ET: Sen. Joni Ernst reacts to U.S. military action in Syria; Sen. Lindsey Graham on U.S. military action in Syria and more; former Boston police commissioner Ed Davis reflects on the Boston Marathon bombing five years later; Alan Dershowitz on James Comey's first interview in his media blitz for his new book and on whether a new law is needed to protect attorney-client privilege.
Tucker Carlson Tonight, 8 p.m. ET: Guests include: radio host and best-selling author Mark Steyn.
On Fox Business:
Mornings with Maria, 6 a.m. ET: Guests include: Terry Turchie, former deputy assistant director, FBI Counterterrorism Division; Ed Goeas, Tarrance Group President and CEO and GOP pollster; Rep. Ron DeSantis; Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump; Rep. Louie Gohmert.
Cavuto: Coast to Coast, Noon ET: Steve Ballmer, former Microsoft CEO.
After the Bell, 4 p.m. ET: Rep. Jodey Arrington
Risk & Reward, 5 p.m. ET: Rep. and U.S. Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn
On Fox News Radio:
The Fox News Rundown podcast: President Trump declared, "Mission accomplished" after the United States and its allies launched airstrikes on Syria over the weekend over a suspected chemical attack. But Fox News contributor Col. David Hunt tells Fox News' Eric Shawn he believes these new strikes weren't effective at all. Plus, commentary from Judge Andrew Napolitano.
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The Brian Kilmeade Show, 9 a.m. ET: New York Post columnist Michael Goodwin and Ron Hosko sound off on James Comey's new memoir and media blitz; columnist Andrew McCarthy on the Comey interview with ABC News and fallout from the Michael Cohen raid; Dennis Ross and Gen. Jack Keane on the implications of the U.S.-led strike on Syria this weekend; Bret Baier on his upcoming interview with Comey.
The Tom Shillue Show, 3 p.m. ET: Tom fact-checks the media's reaction to President Trump's use of military action in Syria with Robert Nicholson, executive director of the Philos Project.
2008: The Supreme Court upholds, 7-2, the most widely used method of lethal injection, allowing states to resume executions after a seven-month halt.
2007: In one of America's worst school attacks, a Korean-born college senior kills 32 people on the campus of Virginia Tech before taking his own life.
1963: Martin Luther King Jr. writes his "Letter from Birmingham Jail" in which the civil rights leader responds to a group of local clergymen who had criticized him for leading street protests; King defends his tactics, writing, "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."