The White House has provided no set timeline for the process of replacing Mr Comey, who Mr Trump described as an incompetent "showboat" and "grandstander".
Trump has been openly critical of Spicer to his inner circle and is reportedly considering bringing in TV producers from Fox News to make White House briefings into more razzle-dazzle affairs in keeping with the president's previous job as a reality TV game show host.
The South Carolina Republican sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee.
"You can't be cute about tapes. If there are any tapes of this conversation, they need to be turned over", he said. Corey Lewandowski, Mr. Trump's 2016 campaign manager until he fired him, repeatedly groused to friends that he was forced to absorb all of the criticism for the campaign's practice of confining reporters at rallies in small pens.
The committee is investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election and any potential connections between Russian Federation, the Trump campaign and some of the campaign's top aides.
Democrats have accused Mr Trump of attempting to thwart the FBI's probe and have called for some type of independent inquiry into the matter.
Mr. Trump is growing increasingly dissatisfied with the performance of his chief of staff, Reince Priebus; the communications director, Michael Dubke; and Mr. Spicer, a Priebus ally, according to a half-dozen West Wing officials who said the president was considering the most far-reaching shake-up of his already tumultuous term.
"We have got to make sure that these tapes, if they exist, don't mysteriously disappear", Warner said, adding that he hopes to have Comey testify in a public hearing before his committee. He also sent out a tweet in which he appeared to threaten Comey by releasing recordings of their conversations.
Clapper didn't say that there was "no collusion", but rather that he had seen "no evidence" of collusion.
Mark Warner said Sunday that President Trump firing the director of the FBI appears as an attempt to squash the agency's investigation into whether the his presidential campaign team colluded with Russian Federation during the 2016 elections.
One associate describes Comey as being uncomfortable with the January dinner with President Donald Trump in which Trump is reported to have asked Comey for his loyalty - something Trump has flatly denied.
The first candidate to arrive was Alice Fisher, a high-ranking Justice Department official in the George W. Bush administration.
Four candidates to be the bureau's director were in line Saturday for the first interviews with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his deputy, Rod Rosenstein, at Justice Department headquarters.
A Morning Consult/Politico poll conducted last week found that 62% of Republicans and just 16% of Democrats thought Trump was right to fire Comey, while 58% of Republicans and just 9% of Democrats told NBC they approved of Trump's decision.
"The key is getting some of our Republican colleagues to join us", Mr Schumer said. "You have these tremendous - the level of hatred toward him, especially during that period of time with Hillary Clinton where he gave her a free ride", Trump said.
Big developments or concessions where Gulen or Zarrab are concerned, however, could have domestic consequences for the Trump team. Trump's deal-making skills will be put to the test as he tries to assure Erdogan that weapons won't fall into the wrong hands.
And if you think that's cute, just remember that Liam , 23, and 34-year-old Cheryl's nickname for him is "Cub". Liam Payne has said he had an "internal struggle" over Cheryl's choice of the name Bear for their baby son.
Hopefully the release of Fallen Ghosts also means Ubisoft is one step closer to releasing multiplayer for Ghost Recon: Wildlands . On top of all that, the advanced and expert difficulties have been tweaked to offer an even higher challenge.
Germany's opposition SPD is nursing a stunning defeat in the state election in its North Rhine Westphalia heartland. An election Sunday in Germany's most populous state is serving as a prelude to September's national vote.
Facebook's Instagram service is launching face filters in an effort to keep up with rival, Snap Inc.'s Snapchat. And after you're finished taking a photo or video, you can apply filters and stickers as you normally would.
Andrew's was founded in 1978 and only has about 580 students from pre-K through 12th grade, the Washington Post reports. It has a median class size of 15 and a 7:1 student to teacher ratio, according to information on the school's website .
The fifty-run partnership for the second wicket was achieved in 41 balls, thanks to a productive 12th over that fetched 19 runs. After RCB beat Delhi Daredevils recently in a match on May 14, Kohli was handed the FBB Stylish Player of the Match award.
The BJP has been doing everything to finish regional parties to end true federalism in the country, the RJD chief said. What is on since morning, that was also discussed", Mamata said about the raids after meeting Sonia Gandhi here.
Businesses are on high alert this morning following fears a massive computer virus could spread to Ireland. All internet users are being warned to avoid clicking links or attachments on unknown emails.
Red Sox permanently ban fan for racial slur at another fan
His major league record is 81-81. "People are feeling very comfortable with bigotry that we haven't seen in a long time". The Red Sox loaded the bases trailing 8-3 in the seventh, and Andrew Benintendi lined the ball deep to right field.
China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade
The report also highlighted as to how some top world leaders snubbed China by not sending their top leaders for the summit. China has signed cooperation deals with 68 countries and global organisations during the two-day Belt and Road Forum.
Apple Expected to Release Three New Laptops in Summer 2017
The models reportedly due for upgrades are, unsurprisingly, the MacBook Pro, 12-inch MacBook and perhaps even the MacBook Air. However, the KGI Securities examiner expressed that the MacBook Pro 2017 would most likely be outfitted with various updates.
White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers
The Olive Branch Police Department hosted the 2017 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Monday morning. Fortunately, Boca's police department hasn't had any officers killed in the line of duty in more than 40 years.
Warriors, Spurs series filled with familiar story lines
The Warriors are a different animal, something that Popovich might have never dealt with, unless it was an All-Star Game. The Starters' panelists all think that the Warriors will win Game 1 of the third round in the 2017 NBA Playoffs .
'Sword stands ready,' Pence warns North Korea
But the meetings could indicate how forcefully the US will pressure Japan to further open its farm and automotive sectors. He said the country should have been dealt with by President Obama and "previous presidents all the way back to Clinton".
Rory McIlroy says tests show no new injury to his back
Rahm enters the weekend 4-under par and in the mix, five shots out of the lead held by Louis Oosthuizen and Kyle Stanley. The player spent nearly five hours hitting balls on the range that day. "I felt a bit of stiffness on Sunday", he said.