"Today's charges include no allegations of knowing involvement by anyone on the [Trump] campaign and no allegations that the alleged hacking affected the election result", White House deputy press secretary Lindsay Walters said. "'I know you did it and if you continue to do it, we'll never have a good relationship'".
Rosenstein said he had briefed President Trump on the indictment earlier this week, adding that although Americans corresponded with the indicted Russians, in this case no Americans knowingly conspired with Russian intelligence officers.
Some in Congress are calling on President Donald Trump to cancel his upcoming summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin after new indictments were announced in relation to the Mueller probe.
"I have a lot of faith in President Trump", he said.
Despite his harsh criticism of President Trump's meeting with Putin, Rosenberg is happy with how he has handled North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.
The Republican senator from Arizona released a statement praising the charges, which arose out of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the election.
"Start treating Putin like you do with the Democrats - tough, strong, 'we're not going to take your nonsense", he said.
President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin talk during the family photo session at the APEC Summit in Danang, Vietnam November 11, 2017.
Trump himself said he would "firmly ask the question" today but added he doubts Putin would just cop to it in front of him.
Trump is scheduled to meet Putin in Helsinki, Finland, on Monday.
But just hours before Rosenstein's announcement, the president continued to say the investigation was a "witch hunt" and hurt the relationship between the US and Russian Federation. After meeting with the Russian leader in November 2017, Trump said of Russia's meddling, "Every time he sees me he says, 'I didn't do that, ' and I really believe that when he tells me that, he means it".
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., at first did not call for the Helsinki summit to be nixed, saying in a statement she wanted Trump to "demand and secure a real, concrete and comprehensive agreement that the Russians will cease their ongoing attacks on our democracy".
The EU and Britain would establish a political governing body and an official-level technical committee to oversee the deal. Both sides would need to agree on a means of resolving disputes, including through binding independent arbitration.
Players who purchase the controller in certain countries will also get a 14 day trial for both Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass. At the moment, it appears the stand will only be available in North America from August 7th - it will set you back US$49.99.
He earned six All-Star selections, four Silver Sluggers, and went down in Phillies history as "The Man" thanks to Harry Kalas. He has appeared in three World Series, five National League Championship Series and eight National League Division Series.
Zschaepe has been on trial since 2013 and spoke only twice during her five years in court according to NBC News . Prosecutors have asked for her to be detained beyond her sentence, saying she poses a threat to the public.
Becoming a monk at a temple for at least a short period is a way of making merit in Thai Buddhist tradition. Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan said on Wednesday the operation was nothing short of a miracle.
When the opening three games lasted 16 minutes it was clear the three-hour window to finish the match was insufficient. Anderson is the first South African to make the last four since Kevin Curren in 1983.
In May, Napoli appointed Carlo Ancelotti to replace Sarri amid speculation that the latter could take the Chelsea job. Conte won the Premier League title in his debut season following his spell as national team boss at Italy.
His departure has been expected all along but the fans and players alike had been left in a limbo - until now that is. Jorginho , one of Sarri's former players at Napoli , will also join Chelsea after spurning Manchester City.
Air China incident linked to co-pilot smoking e-cigarette
Chinese airlines have a good safety record in general, but passengers have, on occasion, accused pilots of smoking during flights. Air China also said in a previous Weibo post on Wednesday it had a "zero tolerance" approach towards wrongdoing by any crew.
Certain dog food ingredients linked to heart disease
The FDA issued a warning to pet owners that certain ingredients in pet food might cause canine heart disease . The FDA said it is contacting pet food manufacturing companies and veterinarians about this potential link.
Netflix receives more Emmy nominations than HBO
Leading the nominations in totals by platform were Netflix (112), leapfrogging last year's leader HBO, which scored 108. In a statement, HBO said it was "very pleased" with its nominations and the "wide range" of categories they inhabited.