Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, is urging President Trump to safeguard the US election process ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, telling the president to "lead this nation to make sure the 2018 election is protected".
In turn, national security experts said, Putin played Trump like a fiddle.
Trump endured a week of harsh criticism from Republicans and Democrats alike for his performance in Finland with Putin, and for the statements that followed in which the president seemingly continued to embrace Russian Federation and reject the US intelligence community.
Trump's public doubting of Russia's culpability for interference in 2016 - though he tried to "clarify" his remarks a day later - sparked bipartisan condemnation in Washington and sparked congressional lawmakers to look once again for ways to tighten sanctions on the longtime USA foe.
In a statement issued Saturday, Coats said, "My admittedly awkward response was in no way meant to be disrespectful or criticize the actions of the President".
By the time Trump arrived back in the USA, the parade of critical statements had become a stampede, leaving the president the most isolated he'd been in the White House since last year's controversy over white supremacist protesters in Charlottesville. Yet, the Dossier is far from being the only reason Trump is suspected of being blackmailed by Russian Federation. It wasn't just the words he "misspoke" at the Helsinki summit that sparked criticism.
However, White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders said later that day that his remark was misunderstood, and that he was saying "no" to answering further questions from reporters.
He also said he was did not know what happened in the one-on-one talks between the two leaders in Finland.
President Putin said "useful agreements" had been reached during the summit but we don't know what they are.
It has prompted calls for the subpoenaing of the notes taken by the U.S. translator who was in the room at the time and even calls for her to testify before a congressional hearing.
Something we know was discussed was an offer from Putin to allow U.S. investigators question Russians in exchange for Moscow being allowed question United States citizens, including a former ambassador. Rand Paul, R-Ky., who defended Trump, every Republican lawmaker either criticized the president for his actions or sidestepped the president while affirming that Russian Federation is an adversary. Sen.
The prospect sparked uproar, with U.S. senators voting to block the move.
Then following surprised laughter, Mr Coats said: "Okay, that's going to be special".
So right now it looks like a controversy blamed on an apostrophe won't be putting a full stop to President Trump's re-election hopes.
Neymar , though, is relishing the opportunity to reunite with the 19-year-old sensation under new PSG head coach Thomas Tuchel. We knew that for a while, I am with him on a daily basis and know just how much quality he has.
I putted nicely, I scrambled well when I needed to and on a day like this all you are trying to do is keep yourself in it. Far from encouraging remarks for the player looking to win his first major in four years.
Instead, Hersch was given the ability to absorb the life force of other people, which extends his life span. The lightning bolt dagger seen in the season 5 trailer is the calling card of Cicada and his cult.
After they found their way inside, the gunmen took around $750k worth of jewelry and around $20k in cash, the outlet reported. Tekashi is then said to have flagged down a passing driver, getting into the passenger's seat and begging them to call 911.
She joined the network 2006, and served as a host on a series of shows, from Outnumbered to, most recently, The Five . Her romance with Donald Trump Jr . might be heating up, but her FOX News family gave her a frosty send-off Friday.
Trump appeared to answer "no", but the White House has since argued that the "no" was not in response to the reporter's question. The Hill reported that Burt did not state if the company believed the hacking attempts were linked to Russian Federation.
Sources told TMZ that three gunmen wearing hoods got out of the auto , grabbed 6ix9ine, and pistol-whipped him. The men returned to 6ix9ine's home and two of them went inside with him, while one guarded the vehicle .
Meghan Markle's family members continue to make headlines with their claims about the new duchess , and Hollywood has taken note. The Markle sister went so far as to state she would blame Meghan if their dad, who recently underwent heart surgery, fell ill.
With time to kill before Saturday's 3:10 p.m. tee time, Spieth decided it was the ideal time to get an overdue trim in Carnoustie. Woods, who shot 66 on Saturday, is paired with Molinari, two groups behind the final twosome of Spieth and Xander Schauffele .
Sadio Mane to wear No. 10 for new season
The Senegal global had an excellent campaign in 2017-18, scoring 20 goals in all competitions and providing nine assists. Mane returned to Liverpool training ground at Melwood on Friday after his participation at the World Cup with Senegal.
Bird tests positive for West Nile virus in Milwaukee County
At this time, no human cases have been confirmed in any Coastal Health district county, which includes Glynn and Chatham counties. Wear shoes, socks, long trousers , and a long-sleeved shirt when outdoors for long periods, or when mosquitoes are most active.
Ritz crackers nationwide due to salmonella
Two flavours of Uncle Ben's rice products are being recalled over fears of Salmonella contamination among the seasoning pouches. The company says there have also been no reports of illness but chose to voluntarily remove out of safety concerns.
Trump finds it 'inconceivable' lawyer would tape a client
Her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, claimed Friday there were "multiple" tapes and urged Cohen to release all audio recordings publicly. His lawyer has said the payment was never made. "In the big scheme of things, it's powerful exculpatory evidence", Giuliani said.
The Open - Tiger Woods: I could have tidied my round
But that was a bridge too far for the man who was the co-leader overnight, as the Claret Jug was secured for the in-form Molinari. Jordan Spieth was tied for the lead at Carnoustie as he tries to become the first repeat victor in 10 years at the British Open.
Mesut Ozil defends Erdogan photo
Whatever the outcome would've been in this previous election, or the election before that, I would have still taken the picture". Whilst I grew up in Germany , my family background has its roots firmly based in Turkey.
Nightmare journey to The Open
Vegas is playing in the Open for the second time, having missed the cut on his debut appearance at Royal Birkdale a year ago . Unfortunately for Vegas, the bad-luck story does not end there as, while he just about made it, his clubs did not.
UK to refuse Brexit bill without trade deal
Mr Donohoe also said he believes that Mrs May's commitment to an open border is genuine and honest . Mrs May said a seamless border was a "foundation stone" of the Good Friday Agreement.