The interaction between Acosta and the intern was brief, and Acosta appeared to brush her arm as she reached for the microphone and he tried to hold onto it. "Pardon me, ma'am", he told her.
After CNN reporter Jim Acosta forcefully blocked a White House intern doing her job of taking away his microphone after a nasty spat with the president, the media have mostly defended him.
The heated exchange began after Acosta clung to the microphone and persisted with questions about the president's repeated and angry denunciation of a caravan of poor Central American migrants making their way through Mexico to the United States border. Then Trump, visibly angry, forcefully pointed at Acosta and demanded, "That's enough, that's enough".
Sanders said that Acosta "plac [ed] his hands" on the young woman.
Trump's Press Secretary put out a video, which appears to be edited and sped up to show a chopping motion which doesn't seem to happen in the original video. "You have to treat the White House with respect, you have to treat the presidency with respect". "You are a rude, bad person", Trump added. "You are a rude, awful person, you shouldn't be working for CNN", Trump said.
"You run CNN. And if you did it well, your ratings will be much higher". "You shouldn't be working for CNN".
- Amazon plans to split its new second headquarters into two locations, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal . The Journal said the main reason for having the two new facilities is to make it easier for Amazon to recruit enough talent.
Trump has frequently accused China of cheapening its currency to gain a trade advantage, claims Beijing has consistently rejected. The Trump-Xi meeting would be the first since the two countries began hitting each other with import taxes earlier this year.
One more woman will be added to the Senate - either Republican Martha McSally or Democrat Kyrsten Sinema in Arizona. In her victory speech in September, she said: "These times demanded more from our leaders and from our party".
The Lion Air crash is the worst airline disaster in Indonesia since 1997, when 234 people died on a Garuda flight near Medan. If the angle of attack is too high, then its speed decreases and the aircraft could enter an aerodynamic stall.
In 2018, Dhoni, who has also captained India to 50-over World Cup glory in 2011, managed only 245 runs at 27.22 in 17 matches. The humidity is expected to be high and there will be a bit of dew as well throughout the match.
State forecasters project that will raise $730 million in the first five years. "The Democratic takeover of the U.S. Create a state licensing system for marijuana businesses and allow municipalities to ban or restrict them .
This could give mainland Britain some scope to set trade rules while keeping the province of Northern Ireland aligned with the EU. Britain wants instead to keep the whole United Kingdom in an EU customs union, but only temporarily.
From bad to worse: Trump's media relationship frays more
It smacked of theater, given that Trump had picked pugnacious Acosta from among the crowd of reporters, to ask a question. In response - as captured by C-SPAN - Trump began, "Here we go". "But they have to come in legally".
Businesses reward voters with free food, rides
Customers can either present their official "I Voted" sticker from the polls, or sign a pledge to vote at the counter. Free food, free drinks and a free ride to the polls are all available to MA voters this Election Day.
Delhi air quality improves to 'very poor', curbs imposed
Due to deteriorating air quality in the national capital, authorities have declared emergency measures for 10 days starting today. The Delhi government has also been asked to deploy 400 sprinklers as a backup to mitigate any crisis.
US Soldier Killed In Kabul Had Been A Utah Mayor
Burton, the adjutant general of the Utah National Guard . "I love Mayor Taylor, his incredible wife Jennie and his 7 sweet kids". Indeed, Burton underscored the fact that other Afghan forces killed the suspect who had fired on Taylor with "small arms fire".
Alexandre Lacazette strikes late as Arsenal hold Liverpool
A point certainly felt well deserved and Arsenal easily could have scored more if they had been sharper in front of goal. They created more chances with Arsenal having 12 and Liverpool 13, but putting it on frame was a struggle for both.