Boente was asked to resign on Friday and two sources familiar with the decision to dismiss him said it came from high levels of the Justice Department rather than directly from FBI Director Christopher Wray.
In the age of COVID-19, cancer hospitals like Memorial Sloan Kettering have been forced to reimagine how to care for patients like 27-year-old Eliza Paris.
NBC InvestigationsCancer surgeries have been postponed and treatments interrupted as hospitals like Memorial Sloan Kettering join the frontline of the global COVID-19 pandemic. Watch @CynthiaMcFadden on @TODAYshow at 8:15 a.m. ET for more.
The United States Navy is expected to relieve the captain who sounded the alarm about an outbreak of COVID-19 aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt.
NBC InvestigationsBREAKING: Capt. Brett Crozier raised the alarm earlier this week that sailors on the USS Theodore Roosevelt needed to be quarantined to stop the spread of the virus. He is expected to be relieved of his post today. From @ckubeNBC
Coronavirus cases are increasing so rapidly that one New York nursing home CEO is advising families to take their loved ones home if possible.
NBC InvestigationsCoronavirus cases in nursing homes have skyrocketed, but the facilities have been unable to get enough protective gear and tests, in part because overwhelmed hospitals are getting the supplies first. From @SuzyKhimm@strickdc
More than 250 health care workers responded to a social media survey seeking first-person accounts from those on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.
NBC InvestigationsWe collected more than 250 stories from healthcare providers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.
Nearly all who responded said there were shortages of PPE in the hospitals, outpatient clinics and offices where they worked.
In 2017 and 2018 threat assessments, intelligence analysts even mentioned a close cousin of coronavirus by name, saying it had "pandemic potential."
NBC InvestigationsSo far this year, the intelligence agency chiefs have not agreed to release a public worldwide threats assessment or testify in public, because, officials tell NBC News, they are reluctant to discuss intelligence that might displease President Trump.
Zarif also says Iran can't decipher the black box from a Ukraine plane shot down by Iran without help, but won't hand it over to the U.S. or others.
NBC InvestigationsExclusive: Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif tells @RichardEngel that the U.S. and Iran exchanged angry letters following a U.S strike, and tensions remain high. He also says Iran will not give the U.S. the black box from the downed Ukrainian passenger plane.
In a 92-page ruling, a federal judge dismissed Flynn's argument that he was targeted by politically motivated federal agents.
NBC InvestigationsA federal judge on Monday sharply rejected Michael Flynn's argument that he was targeted by politically motivated federal agents — and set a sentencing date of next month. By @Tom_Winter@richschapiro
“The problem is we need some money,” Giuliani says to unidentified man during accidental call to NBC News writer.
NBC InvestigationsRudy Giuliani butt-dialed an NBC News reporter — twice — leaving long voicemail messages in which he's heard discussing Joe Biden, business in Bahrain and his need for cash. By @richschapiro