The Washington Postreported that Trump had expressed concerns in the past week about his son Donald Trump Jr's legal exposure from the 2016 Trump Tower meeting. This is not a routine thing politicians do to get information on their opponents.
The meeting was attended by the president's son as well as Paul Manafort, then chairman of Trump's presidential campaign; Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner; and several Russians, including the lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya, and their representatives.
He later admitted he accepted the meeting with Veselnitskaya in hopes of obtaining damaging information on Clinton, but said nothing came of it. "Did I meet with people that were Russian?"
Sunday's tweet was Trump's clearest statement yet on the goal of the meeting, which has become a focal point of Mueller's investigation even as the president and his lawyers try to downplay its significance and pummel the Mueller probe with attacks.
Trump taunts LeBron James on Twitter: 'I Like Mike'
"We are in a position in America where this race thing has taken over", James said Monday in an interview with CNN's Don Lemon . He sits down with @donlemon at the opening of his new elementary school for at-risk children in his hometown of Akron, Ohio .
His comments come after the president dismissed news reports Sunday that he's anxious about legal trouble for his son related to the special counsel's investigation, and renewed his attacks on the media.
Emails released by Trump Jr also suggest the meeting was about getting negative information to use against Clinton in the campaign.
"It's illegal to ask for a contribution from a foreign government or a foreign entity or a foreign person, whether they're donating dollars to the campaign or donating something of value, which could include opposition research".
Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen has claimed Trump knew about the meeting ahead of time.
Google working on censorship-ready search for China
Progress picked up following a meeting in December between a top government official of Beijing and Google's CEO Sundar Pichai . Depending on when the Chinese government approves the "toned down" Google, the app could launch anytime in the next 6-9 months.
Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether members of Donald Trump's presidential campaign colluded with a Russian effort to influence the election.
While "collusion" is not mentioned in US criminal statutes, Mueller is investigating whether anyone associated with Trump coordinated with the Russians, which could result in criminal charges if they entered into a conspiracy to break the law, including through cyberhacking or interfering with the election. Trump's lawyers acknowledged in a letter to Mueller's team in January 2018 that Trump dictated the response, according to the Times.
Fox News national security strategist Sebastian Gorka reacts to media frenzy over Trump Tower meeting on 'Hannity'.
One of the president's personal lawyers said on Sunday that if Trump is subpoenaed by the special counsel, his lawyers will attempt to quash it in court.
"The president still hasn't made a decision, and we're not going to make a final decision just yet", he said. "They are very unsafe & sick!"
Retailers Cash in on Sales Tax Holiday Weekend
English also explained that by shopping local the sales bump up sales tax, which brings in even more businesses to the area. Some restrictions do apply - single clothing items over $75 and individual back to school supplies over $20 will be taxed.
Several amateur videos of the quake show people running in panic from houses and building shaking violently due to its intensity. The tremor was so powerful it was felt on the neighboring island of Bali where, according to BNPB, two people died.
The government said the draft was not meant to drive people out and those struck out of the list would have a chance to reapply. Effectively, the goal of the process is to determine who in Assam are genuine Indian citizens and who are illegal immigrants.
He still struggled to read which way Anderson was swinging the ball and the pace bowler found the edge of his bat four times. On the work front, Anushka will soon begin promotions of her upcoming film Sui Dhaaga which also stars Varun Dhawan.
Putnam earned $$612,000, a two-year tour exemption and a spot next week in the PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club in St. Woods, an eight-times champion at Firestone, dismissed speculation that his surgically-repaired back had bothered him.
Sanctions will also be reapplied to US imports of Iranian carpets and foodstuffs and on certain related financial transactions. In this July 30, 2018, photo, an Iranian street money exchanger holds a USA banknote in downtown Tehran, Iran.
Pep Guardiola praised his players for their performance - describing Bernado Silva's display, in particular, as "a masterpiece". Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City from Leicester. "It's very important for us to keep the top players".
A flash-flood watch is in effect through 6 pm Friday in Lynchburg, with 1 to 3 more inches of rain expected. If you are in low lying areas below the College Lake Dam, you should move to higher ground immediately .
The United States has also been seeking the release of three locally employed embassy staff detained in Turkey. Brunson, who was arrested in 2016 and is now under house arrest pending trial, denies the allegations.
As of Sunday morning, the Carr Fire had destroyed more than 1,600 buildings and consumed more than 154,000 acres. As for the "bad environmental laws", it's unclear whether Trump means California laws or federal laws.
She celebrated six years of sobriety in March, but appeared to reveal she'd relapsed in a song, " Sober ", released in June. Star in an unconscious state was found by her assistant and, fearing that she was dead, began to shout ("She's dead!").
Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James might have gone Hollywood but that doesn't mean he forgot about his hometown. Although James is leaving after his second stint with the Cavaliers, Carrie believes his work in OH remains.
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They were going to mail it to him Saturday. "Kobe Bryant, thanks for showing me what passion and love for your craft looks like". He discussed Saturday the impact his family, friends and teammates had on his career. "Just know how much I respected the game.
Iran Guards says it held Gulf drills as U.S. tensions rise
If the US wants negotiations, it should stop pressures and sanctions, Qasemi was quoted as saying by official IRNA news agency. This accounted for 35 percent of Iranian exports last month, according to ship-tracking data compiled by Bloomberg .
Tourist plane crashes in Swiss Alps, 20 dead
Earlier on Saturday, a small plane carrying two parents and their two children crashed in the nearby canton of Nidwalden. The mountainous area in south-eastern Switzerland is popular with hikers and skiers and includes a glacier.
Human case of West Nile virus confirmed in west Tennessee
Eight counties have mosquitoes that have tested positive for West Nile, according to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare . It's also important for residents to eliminate standing water around their homes, an ideal breeding ground for mosquitoes.
Osama Bin Laden's Mum Has Broken Her 17-Year Silence
Usama bin Laden's brother has pleaded with the Al Qaeda founder's son Hamza not to follow in his infamous father's footsteps. She said bin Laden was radicalized at the King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah, where he was studying economics.
White House says Trump receives letter from DPRK's Kim
Army soldiers who fought in the November, 1950 Battle of Chosin Reservoir - 1,024 Americans are still missing from that battle. The US military flew the caskets from Osan Air Base in South Korea. "This direction is without a doubt correct", he said.