It also closes the British Council in Russia - amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.
Russia's counter-sanctions were handed to Britain's ambassador in Moscow Laurie Bristow.
Andrew McCabe had long been accused by President Trump of bias - claims he has strongly denied.
More than 150,000 people have reportedly fled Afrin in northern Syria as Turkish forces close in.
Apricot, cherry and azalea blossom create a stunning landscape in south-west China.
The aim of the stings was to obtain money transfers to foreign bank accounts, reports say.
A search for those unaccounted for is under way off the Aegean island of Agathonisi.
A former anti-corruption investigator, Wang Qishan has known the president for decades.
Row over controversial data involves a University of Cambridge professor of psychology.
But transport officials did not hear the voicemail until after the bridge collapsed killing six.
The legal filings mark the first time the president has become directly involved in the case.
Piles of rubbish collected by local guides are being shipped to the capital for recycling.
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