A top Republican ally said Trump was wrong to say he would accept dirt on political rivals from foreign sources.
Trump, in an interview on Friday with "Fox & Friends", said he would "of course" look at the information in order to determine whether or not it was "incorrect".
President Donald Trump offered a scattershot defense of his comments on accepting help from Russian Federation in 2020 while appearing on Fox & Friends, claiming he would turn to the Federal Bureau of Investigation after considering what was offered. He added that he'd have no obligation to call the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
After this exchange Stephanopoulos repeatedly presses Trump on why he refused to answer Robert Mueller's question about obstruction.
The President directly accused his former White House Counsel, Don McGahn, of lying under oath in his testimony to the Mueller investigators.
"The story on that very simply, number one, I was never going to fire Mueller", Trump told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos in an extensive interview earlier this week. "I never suggested firing Mueller", he said.
In his report, Mueller cited McGahn as saying that the president called him multiple times in June 2017 to tell him to direct the Justice Department to remove Mueller because of conflicts of interest.
Replied Trump: "Because he wanted to make himself look like a good lawyer".
Previously, McGahn stated under oath the president continuously told him to have special counsel Robert Mueller removed due to perceived conflicts of interest and asked to create documents backing up that claim.
"Because they were looking to get us for lies or slight misstatements", Trump said.
Then on April 1, Figueroa told her daughter that "she needed help killing a pregnant woman and taking a baby", Murphy said. Clarisa Figueroa's boyfriend, Piotr Bobak, 40, was indicted on a charge of concealing a homicide, WLS said.
Investors wait and watch to see how the meeting between Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping progresses at the G20 summit. Trade Representative will hold public hearings on the proposed tariffs from Monday.
Cesar Sanchez-Guzman sued Singer in 2017 , alleging that the " Bohemian Rhapsody " director raped him in 2003, when he was 17. Singer that he had no basis or legal right to file", Singer's attorney Andrew Brettler said in a statement to Variety .
A social media video shows the actor singing and interacting with fans earlier in the evening prior to the alleged incident. According to reports , the pair got into an argument after the alleged incident and it was broken up by security.
The interior minister admitted that Mr Golunov's guilt had "not been proven", and that an internal inquiry had been launched. A member of staff from German magazine Der Spiegel was held as well as journalists from Vedomosti and Echo Moscow Radio.
It's really special how " John Wick " was embraced and working on " Always Be My Maybe " [was] great. "That's, uh, that's wacky". Most recently, fans dubbed Reeves a "respectful king" after realising that he doesn't touch women when posing for photos .
Before she took the stage for her latest "Sweetener" tour stop, Grande had the PPG Paints Arena play Miller's greatest hits. Grande usually closes her shows with " Thank U, Next ", a glistening anthem about self-love and moving on.
At the time , Gerard Araud, French ambassador to the U.S. , said the tree would be replanted following its time in quarantine. The two leaders have recently disagreed on approaches to trade and a nuclear deal with Iran.
POP rivals Katy Perry and Taylor Swift have not only baked up a truce - they could now be on course for a kiss'n'make-up duet. The two pop stars have feuded for years after Taylor claimed Katy stole three of her backing dancers from her Red tour.
Should he achieve that feat, Gatland will be the first Lions coach to claim three unbeaten tours over the southern nations. Come 2021, Gatland would have been away from Wales for nearly two years as he moves on after the World Cup this year.
The problem is the Warriors did not have a timeout, which gave the Raptors a free throw and possession in the Bay Area. Leonard is the third player to win Finals MVP with two franchises, joining only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and LeBron James.
The Sun Can Also Produce Superflares, New Research Revealed
The incredible instrument, which launched in 2009, observed rare instances of stars suddenly and briefly peaking in brightness. A superflare is a massive burst of charged particles, solar energy and cosmic radiation from the surface of a star .
Jupiter’s moons will be visible without a telescope tonight
The whole month of June should present chances to see Jupiter at its best, but tonight is considered the best opportunity. It is also around the time when Jupiter is closest to the Earth, so it will be at its biggest and brightest this month.
Huawei delays launch of folding smartphone
The full effects of the trade ban have been postponed for 90 days, thanks to a temporary licence granted by the USA government. According to recent reports, the platform is referred to as HongMeng, but it could launch as Ark OS .
Vivo Z5x may be rebranded as Vivo Z1 Pro for India
However, the company has not mentioned any specific date when the device would be launched but it is likely to happen soon. Just like the other Vivo smartphones, the Vivo Z1 Pro also sports glossy finish polycarbonate body with curved edges.
Audi e-tron recalled for poor battery seal
It is unclear if the campaign will delay further deliveries, as the fix is not expected to become available until August. However, not many customers will be affected by it as only 540 of the 1,644 units sold have been delivered to customers.
Real Madrid confirm signing of 'Japanese Messi'
Kubo who just turned 18 this month will leave his club FC Tokyo, after being linked with a number of top European sides. Marinos back in 2018, opening his goalscoring account for the club with a strike on his debut.
Nerdgasm: Star Trek’s Starfleet logo spotted on Mars
The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter , which launched in 2005, arrived in the red planet's orbit the following year. The orbiter has been sending back high-resolution imagery for 13 years, well past its design lifetime.
Feds pass law banning whale and dolphin captivity
This decision was taken after in 2017, two Beluga (species is included in the "Red book") died at the aquarium. There are plans for seven of the belugas to be sent to aquariums in Spain and the United States, however.
Suspected New Zealand mosque shooter pleads not guilty
Lichfield Street is expected to play host to the crowds again in August, when the accused will appear for a case review hearing. Tarrant appeared in the court via video link from the maximum-security prison where he has been held since March.
Could the oil Industry in India See Higher Profits?
One of the issues for Indian oil companies is their requirement to sell below market to subsidize prices in their home country. The US pulled out of the agreement earlier this year as President Trump claimed he was looking for a better deal.