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Trump's 'You're fired!' order runs rampant

46 US attorneys, including prominent federal prosecutor Preet Bharara, ordered to quit

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Mr Bharara was asked to quit on Friday but he refused. "I did not resign. Moments ago I was fired," he tweeted on Saturday.

Washington

PRESIDENT Donald Trump's abrupt firing of a prominent federal prosecutor in Manhattan reflects a bruising battle that's building between the new administration and US law enforcement agencies.

This week the president turned to overwhelming force.

Shortly after the

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