Firing Jeff Sessions and choosing Whitaker as acting attorney general is the President's way of taking charge over Mueller's investigation

A day after voters chose divided government by handing the House majority back to Democrats, President Donald Trump made the sort of I-do-what-feels-right-when-it-feels-right move that has become his hallmark over his past three years in political life: He fired Jeff Sessions.

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Jordan McNair's family, teammates support firing of coach DJ Durkin

  1. Jordan McNair’s family, teammates support firing of coach DJ Durkin  ESPN
  2. DJ Durkin’s belated firing shows Maryland’s extraordinary level of incompetence  Yahoo Sports
  3. University of Maryland Fires Embattled Football Coach  Wall Street Journal
  4. Maryland rights a wrong — but it remains a long way from being out of the woods  Washington Post
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It was the President, working behind the scenes, who led to his nominee firing back in loud partisan tones

On a Washington day like no other, President Donald Trump found himself in an unusual spot: publicly absent from a melodrama gripping the nation. Closeted in his third-floor White House residence, he avoided opportunities to comment on the proceedings occurring two miles away on Capitol Hill.

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