White House says everything is fine, though signs point otherwise
White House says everything is fine, though signs point otherwise
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12 September, 2018, 03:24
The book by the longtime Washington Post reporter says former Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn once removed a document from the president's desk that would have ended a trade deal with South Korea. "It was like you were always walking right there on the edge", Porter is quoted as saying.
According to the book, Trump told his national security aide that United States is losing in Afghanistan. The meeting was held a couple of weeks after PM Modi had met Donald Trump after he became US President. "He was caught cold, even by NBC", Trump tweeted.
The anonymous official, identified only as "a senior official in the Trump administration", launched a almost unprecedented attack on the President in the op-ed, saying Trump's "erratic" and "amoral" behaviour is "detrimental" to America's health.
And just this morning, President Trump said, on Twitter, quote, "the Woodward book is a joke, just another assault against me in a barrage of assaults using now disproven unnamed and anonymous sources", end quote.
The host then pointed out that Wolff's and Woodward's books are entirely different and need to responded in a different manner because the latter has written more than half a dozen books on the past presidencies.
Trump Jr. acknowledged that Republicans will struggle to maintain control of Congress in the midterms with a Republican in the White House, saying Democrats would take the House if the election follows precedent.
"I think there are people in there that he can trust, it's just-it's a much smaller group than I would like it to be", he said. Dems can't stand losing.
Foles shows off catching skills, Eagles beat Falcons 18-12
The defence fed off that energy with a strong goal-line stand on the opening series, stopping the Falcons three times at the 1. Then again, the Falcons allowed the Eagles to convert eight out of 16 third downs, and fell for the "Philly Special" reboot.
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies suffer a sudden crash
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Woodward and Bernstein's reporting led to a Congressional investigation that would have most likely ended with Nixon's impeachment. This is not a guy who makes big boasts and then fails to deliver on them. "This is the best reporting I can do", Woodward concluded.
Though the media has breathlessly praised Woodward's new book, there are credibility issues with the journalist at hand.
"Dowd knew he could not bring himself to say to the president, 'you're a [expletive] liar.'"
Woodward's book reinforces all of that. In short: Woodward is not easily dismissed. And unlike, say, Michael Wolff or Omarosa Manigault Newman, Woodward comes from a position of decades of journalism about the highest levels of government with very, very few questions about the veracity of his work. The Atlantic reported past year that within hours of the tape becoming public, Pence had made it clear to the Republican National Committee that he was ready to take Trump's place as the party's nominee. These are not idle words by a carnival barker.
The Sweden Democrats have been championing closed borders for years and want to severely restrict immigration and integration. The Social Democrats represent one of just many far-right parties that have risen to prominence over the last few years.
He was the first to plead guilty in Mueller's probe and is now the first Trump campaign adviser to be sentenced . Van der Zwaan, a Dutch lawyer who worked with Manafort and Gates, was also convicted of lying to prosecutors.
North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper said in a statement on Sunday: "Review your emergency plans and gather your supplies now". The storm's maximum sustained winds are 50 miles per hour (85 kph) and it is moving west at 8 miles per hour (13 kmh).
The Argentine put his admiration aside Sunday and made it hard for Djokovic to gain an edge, despite the score of the first set. It was even louder because of the closed roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium to keep out the rain.
But we've been encouraging him to get higher up the pitch and not drop quite as deep, and he got his reward for that". But there's a level for us to go to and that's a really good challenge for us over the next couple of years.
The administration will act on the $200 billion "very soon depending on what happens", Trump told reporters on Air Force One. US officials say that violates China's free-trade commitments and worry it might erode American industrial leadership.
I didn't take any pleasure in watching Nadal go through the motions in that second set - especially in case he did more damage. But he was walking with a hitch in his step and had the trainer out to retape the knee early in the second set.
Footage shot by his crew emerged on social media after the plane landed safely showing them all bracing for the emergency landing. Post Malone had been in the NY area on Monday for the MTV Video Music Awards, where he won the song of the year prize.
The footage was filmed by several Middle Eastern news channel crews and one unnamed US broadcaster, the Defense Ministry said. An influx of displaced people has roughly doubled the Idlib region's population to around 2.9 million people in recent years.
This goes against previous rumors that the largest iPhone would carry the "Max" moniker instead of plus, so take that as you will. China Telecom's promotional poster shows an iPhone render with an iPhone X display notch and an ejected dual SIM card tray.
And right now, Nike , thanks to the ad, is a symbol for Kaepernick's social justice cause. Nike's stock did, in fact, take a hit following the release of the first Kaepernick ad.
US Military Gearing Up For Hurricane Florence
Trump tweeted Monday afternoon that the federal government was monitoring the storm and was ready to help. It was centered about 1,230 miles east-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina, and moving west at 13 mph.
Tesla Speeds Up Production by Reducing Color Options
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National Football League rookie Darnold guides Jets past Lions
What the New York Jets displayed on defense and special teams may have been even more encouraging for Darnold and his teammates. Coming off two straight 5-11 losing seasons isn't easy for the Jets but they are slowly building a contender for the future.
Lindsey Graham: Obama criticism of Trump bound to backfire
Obama even brought up Trump's refusal to stand up to white supremacists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017. Meanwhile, Michelle Obama is also stepping up her political involvement ahead of the November midterm election.
Serena Williams fined $26000 for US Open outburst
She later accused him of sexism, saying: "He's never taken a game from a man because they said "thief". Osaka revealed she was not quite coolness personified, though, saying: "I woke up and I was sweating".
Aaron Rodgers leaves Bears game with leg injury
After spending a few minutes in the medical tent, Super Bowl champion and two-time MVP Rodgers left the field on a cart. The Packers would kick a field goal, and Rodgers showed no real signs of an injury on the series.
"Cincy Strong" T-shirts to benefit shooting victims, police
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Yudy Martinez Perez slumped against a kitchen wall and muttered denials after she heard the news. Police do not know what why the shooter chose to open fire in the lobby of the skyscraper that houses the banks headquarters.
British Airways website compromised, customer data stolen
The biz, which billed itself as the world's favorite airline , said its systems had been compromised for more than two weeks. She said a lack of communication between BA and American Express meant she had to wait hours for her card to be cancelled.
Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire
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Rapper Mac Miller dies of drug overdose at 26
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Serena Williams rolls into US Open semifinals
I feel like she has a big chance because the players which stayed [in the tournament], I feel like she can beat all of them". It was her first win over a top-10 ranked player since beating Britain's Johanna Konta at the 2017 Australian Open.