The back-to-back legal blows have raised speculation that Democrats would launch impeachment proceedings if they win the House of Representatives this fall.
Some of his answers in the Fox and Friends interview were less than convincing, particularly as he tried to distance himself from his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and the payments he arranged.
Pride of America steers clear of Hurricane Lane
Forecasters predict the storm's risky center could move very close to or over the main Hawaiian Islands later Thursday or Friday. Hurricane Lane has weakened as it approaches Hawaii but was still expected to pack a wallop, forecasters said Wednesday.
Trump conversely praised Manafort for going to trial - where the president's former campaign chief was found guilty of eight counts of financial fraud.
In an interview with Fox News aired on Thursday, Trump said he paidCohen out of personal funds and the payments were meant to resolve a personal matter, not to benefit his campaign.
The president has denied having affairs with the women, and he and his team have denied he had any knowledge of the payments before they were made.
Here's what the case is about and how campaign-finance laws work. "Thirty, 40 years I have been watching flippers".
Trump says he shouldn't be impeached because he's doing a "great job".
The investigation into Cohen stemmed in part from a referral by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating whether there was coordination between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation. "It nearly ought to be outlawed". Both claim to have had affairs with Trump.
Trump in the interview also said in regard to his former lawyer Cohen that he thought it would be better if "flipping", in which someone's confidant helps prosecutors in return for a lighter sentence, "were illegal because people "just make up lies".
Maui County and Big Island schools will be closed starting Wednesday until further notice, the state Department of Education said. "On its forecast track, the center of Lane will move very close to or over the main Hawaiian Islands from Thursday Saturday".
That is the same year 6,000 Jewish prisoners were shot to death there in one of the largest single massacres of the Holocaust. He was the last of nine Nazi collaborators under deportation orders in the US , eight of whom have died in the last decade.
Paul Pogba admits Manchester United deserved to lose to Brighton and Hove Albion and must improve before they face Tottenham . But the damage had already been done as Brighton sat comfortably on their lead until virtually the last kick of the match.
The body of Shanann Watts was found nearby, authorities have said, but details were not disclosed, the station reported . The couple lived in Frederick, a town of about 8,600 people around 30 miles north of Denver.
But, the Indian government has chose to refuse any help to deal with the post-flood reconstruction and rehabilitation process. I volunteer in the collection centre where people donate and from here, we send it to centres across the state.
Director Danny Boyle has exited the planned Bond 25 film scheduled for release in 2019 over " creative difference". It is likely to be Craig's final appearance as Bond , fulfilling his five-film contract.
I got cut and rejected from every audition - not tall enough, not blend-in enough, not 12-octave range enough, not pretty enough. Following Franklin's death, MTV asked Madonna to add a tribute to Franklin in her introduction. "No to this Aretha tribute".
The festival, which is also known as the Festival of Sacrifice or Big Eid, follows Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan. The Islamic calendar is based on the lunar cycle, so the date changes every year as it depends on the sighting of the moon.
A woman who answered the phone at Goldberg's office Friday said the lawyer would not be available to discuss this article. Neither Argento's representatives nor the actor's attorney immediately responded to Fox News' request for comment.
The health experts have warned of water-borne diseases, a possible rise in cases of leptospirosis, bacterial diseases etc. Kerala has 41 rivers flowing into the Arabian Sea, and 80 of its dams are now said to be open after being overwhelmed.
Manafort Jury Cannot Reach Consensus on All Counts
Taking on social media censorship, Trump said that he would "rather have fake news" than see anyone being censored online. Cohen didn't name Trump in court, referring instead to a "candidate" who directed him to make the illegal payments.
Google Redesigns Fit, Adds New Features
Move Minutes are pretty self-explanatory: Any movements through the day will be tracked either by your phone or smartwatch. Each piece of activity during the day earns the user Move Minutes which are of course recorded in the Google Fit app.
Fed's Kaplan sees three or four more rate hikes, then a pause
It followed reports earlier in the day that Trump had criticised Powell at a private GOP fundraiser. "It would appear that Mr. Trump has departed from this past practice and said he would not shy from future criticism should the Fed keep lifting rates.
UCF ranked No. 21 in preseason AP top 25 poll
The Associated Press unveiled its Top 25 preseason rankings Monday, and the University of Miami is No. 8. It was the tenth consecutive year in which the Seminoles have opened the season ranked in the AP poll.
Tesla rival Lucid Motors may snatch Saudi Arabia EV funding
"Musk also expressed a desire to improve production to the point where Tesla can make two cars at once", said the report . Tesla's stock woes are continuing amid worries about the viability of CEO Elon Musk's plan to take the automaker private .
Canadian IndyCar driver Wickens injured in crash at Pocono
Two other drivers, Pietro Fittipaldi and James Hinchcliffe , underwent X-rays at the infield care center following the crash. It was red flagged and the drivers were permitted to step out of their cars till the fencing was being repaired.
Urban Meyer investigation could go past initial timetable
Acting head coach Ryan Day met with the media for the first time during the Buckeyes' fall camp Friday, which began August 3. Day issued a statement Friday afternoon providing an update about Ohio State's fall practices to date.
Trump Lashes Out at Russia Probe as 'McCarthyism'
On Saturday evening, McGahn's lawyer confirmed the White House counsel had cooperated with Mueller's team. McGahn is "doing exactly the right thing, not merely to protect himself, but to protect his client".