During the July meeting that led to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson calling the president a "moron" - another piece of NBC reporting that the White House has ridiculed - Trump was shown a slide presentation that depicted America's nuclear stockpile diminishing during the past five decades.
Donald Trump said NBC should lose its broadcast license after the network's news division reported on comments he allegedly made about radically expanding the U.S.'s nuclear arsenal during a national security meeting.
Also at the meeting were Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Defense Secretary James Mattis, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs General Joseph Dunford, Vice Chairman Gen. Paul Selva, Undersecretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, then-chief strategist Stephen Bannon, then-Chief of Staff, Jared Kushner, then-Press Secretary Sean Spicer, and Keith Schiller, director of Oval Office Operations at the time, NBC reports. That was the same meeting after which Tillerson allegedly called the president a "moron", something both Trump and the State Department denied him ever saying.
Huckabee's comments came hours after Trump tweeted: "Why isn't the Senate Intel Committee looking into the Fake News Networks in OUR country tos ee why so much of our news is just made up-FAKE!" We won't need an increase but I want modernisation and I want total rehabilitation.
"The founders of our nation set as a cornerstone of our democracy the First Amendment, forever enshrining and protecting freedom of the press", NAB president Gordon Smith said.
"If I walked down this hallway and asked, I don't think I'd find one media person who voted for Trump, and he got 45% of the national vote", Rep. Dave Brat, a conservative Virginia Republican, told TIME in the Capitol Building on Wednesday.
Trump called the report "pure fiction" on Twitter.
The Trump administration has threatened to prosecute leakers.
Earlier on Wednesday, Trump tweeted other jabs at NBC. "There hasn't been a military mission that's required a nuclear weapon in 71 years".
Still, President Trump responded with fury. "Bad for country!" Several hours later, he told pool reporters that "the way the press is able to write whatever they want to write" was "frankly disgusting". "That's the only thing I have discussed", Trump said.
Elgar struck 13 boundaries in his unbeaten 72 off 88 balls while Markram finished the session on 54 with eight boundaries. Editorial team of CricketCountry. "Sri Lanka was a far better team at that time". "We want another dominant performance".
Microsoft plans to release an update for Groove Music that includes the option to move music to Spotify . The company has partnered with Spotify to make migrating playlists over to the new service easier.
Mandatory evacuations were ordered after fires broke out late Sunday across four counties as strong winds swept through the area. Some posted pictures of clear blue skies side-by-side with the orange smoke, which they said were taken a few seconds apart.
The stock is now moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.02% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 9.51 percent. This short time frame picture represents a downward movement of current price over average price of last 20 days.
The Assistant was first exclusive to Pixel devices but it, later on, was made available for other Android Nougat devices as well. But, we will update this space if we discover anything new in this particular version of Google Play Store .
There will be a day off Sunday as the teams head to Phoenix, so Greinke will have his usual four days of rest between starts. After having split the wild-card games, I'm 3-1 (+2.00 units) as the National League Divisional Series play begins.
Tass reported Thursday that Saudi Arabia was interested in buying Russia's S-400 air defense missile system. Russian Federation is cutting more oil production than it agreed to under the OPEC-led arrangement.
He declined to elaborate on the details of Iran's response, and said, "God willing, you will come to see (Iran's reaction)". He stressed that if new sanctions are imposed on Iran, the chance for any interaction will be lost forever.
Netflix said it will give customers 30 days notice of the price raise, the timing of which will depend on their billing cycle. Following a subscriber growth miss in 2016, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings blamed the public reaction to the price hike.
Fatah , which runs the Palestinian Authority, has been responsible for administering areas of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Previous attempts at reconciliation have failed, and there are hard obstacles which still stand in the way.
UK PM rules out revoking article 50 on withdrawal from EU
Former party chairman Grant Schapps said a group of Conservative lawmakers were plotting to remove May from the party leadership. Instead of sacking Brexiteer Boris the PM has been urged to get rid of the Remainer Chancellor Philip Hammond .
Metro fare hike: Minister warns DMRC chief of action
He hoped that the spirit of partnership would continue to prevail and a mutually acceptable solution would be found. "If the Central government agrees, Delhi government would be willing to take over the DMRC ", he said.
Astros Rocket Past Red Sox, Take 2-0 Series Lead
Sale, who made his postseason debut after seven years of missing out with the Chicago White Sox , seemed trapped in a bad dream. Should Boston's series against Houston go four games, the Red Sox would likely call on Sale again and hope for better results.
Former Chelsea Defender Handed Seven-month Prison Sentence
Carvalho was found guilty of hiding income from image rights in 2011 and 2012 when he was playing for Madrid, totalling £490,000. Carvalho's former clubs also include Porto and Monaco, while he won Euro 2016 with Portugal at global level past year .
Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Sell"
Eric Branderiz, an officer at ( TSLA ), sold 99 shares at a price of 350.12 to bring his total ownership in the stock to 0 shares. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink .
LaVar Ball says he's going to home school his son LaMelo
According to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN , the elder Ball said, "I'm not dealing with the coach over there [at Chino Hills]". LaMelo Ball is now committed to the 2019 UCLA recruiting class and according to LaVar Ball , he is "on track for UCLA".
Russian opposition leader sentenced to 20 days in jail
Relations have continually worsened amid accusations of Russian meddling in the 2016 United States presidential election. This year marks 350 years since the first diplomatic relations between the two countries were established.