Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and President Donald Trump planned to travel to Florida together on Air Force One on Monday, a week-and-a-half after the two were scheduled to discuss Rosenstein's reported comments past year concerning the president's fitness for office and an offer to secretly tape conversations with him, The New York Times reported on Monday.
The President told reporters on Monday that he has no plans to fire Rosenstein.
Once again focusing on Chicago crime, President Donald Trump on Monday said the city should implement a "stop and frisk" policy and get out of what he called a "terrible" agreement between the ACLU and the police department made after a study showed the stops targeted minorities.
Trump faces mounting pressure from the investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is looking into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election.
"It looks like another big one, but we've handled them well", the president said.
Rosenstein said the report was "inaccurate".
Rosenstein is joining Trump for an address to the annual convention of the International Association of Police Chiefs.
There has been widespread speculation that Trump might oust Rosenstein, a frequent target of Trump's tweeted criticism, after a New York Times report that he had made remarks about Trump's fitness for office and offered to record conversations with him.
"I didn't know Rod before, but I've gotten to know him", Trump said at the White House. "I know the law enforcement people in Chicago and I know how good they are, they could solve the problem if they were simply allowed to do their job and do their job properly", he said.
The president's trip comes as the White House continues to revel in the successful confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
"The press wants to know, 'What did you talk about?'" Trump said at the start of his speech after he thanked Rosenstein for being there and noted the intense media interest. Upon landing, Rosenstein was seen smiling and appeared at ease as he walked down the front stairs of Air Force One alongside Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly.
Although Trump has at times criticized his deputy attorney general, he has reserved his sharpest verbal attacks for Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who recused from the Russian Federation investigation in March 2017 because of his involvement with the Trump campaign. Trump similarly said he'd prefer to leave him on the job.
Flight controllers at NASA Mission Control Center in Houston worked with their Russian counterparts to fix the hole with epoxy. The odd tale started on August 29 with the discovery of a small hole in a Soyuz craft attached to the ISS.
The Dutch authorities released CCTV imagery of the four men arriving at Schipol Airport as well photographs of their passports. No Russian TUEs were published, though Russian athletes like swimmer Yulia Efimova have said they too used the TUE system.
Do you have a question on trade?" But Trump ignored her, telling one of his staffers to pass the microphone to another reporter. The result: He managed to avoid answering hard questions. "You've had enough", he yelled before turning to another reporter.
It was a freaky claim, but a familiar one for many on the right, who have accused Soros of bankrolling other prominent protests. Hundreds more demonstrated outside the Supreme Court and inside the Senate Hart Office Building on Thursday.
Pant, however, missed out on a well-deserved century falling short by just eight runs deceived by a Bishoo wrong'un for 92. As many eight fours were struck in the first 30 minutes of play as Paul and Chase brought up their fifty-run stand.
Pompeo said in Tokyo that it was important to hear from the Japanese leader "so we have a fully coordinated and unified view". Neither the US nor the North Korean side released an immediate detailed readout on the content of Pompeo's talks with Kim.
She added, KRON4 reports , "As devastated and as sick as we were, this was one of those moments where you just have to laugh". The couple saved for a year to pay back a family member for University of Utah football season tickets.
Interpol says it's aware of reports that President Meng Hongwei has been reported missing while making a trip to his native China. Some critics also view the campaign as a way for Chinese leader Xi Jinping to purge the party of political foes.
Depending on how quickly this system moves northward, the center of Michael could approach the Gulf Coast as soon as late Tuesday. The hurricane center said Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft were en route to investigate the storm.
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Ross Barkley scored his first goal for the club since joining from Everton, with Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata also netting. Hazard was once again at his imperious best to net his seventh league goal and remain this season's top scorer.
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Despite Khabib winning the fight, McGregor, who was sporting a black eye, insisted 'we won the battle (and) the war goes on'. The Brazilian reciprocated the complement, telling ESPN : " let's go do this for the fans ".
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But after being booed off at half-time, United avoided going five games without a win thanks to a thrilling second half fightback. Other results: Watford 0 Bournemouth 4; Crystal Palace 0 Wolverhampton 1; Burnley 1 Huddersfield 1; Leicester 1 Everton 2.
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CrowdPac, a political crowdsourcing platform hosting the campaign , said a surge in traffic immediately during and after Ms. Add Supreme Court as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Supreme Court news, video, and analysis from ABC News.
Canada-US reach deal to stay in trade pact with Mexico
A side letter published along with the main text of the agreement exempts a percentage of eligible auto exports from the tariffs. The agreement includes a quota on automobile shipments to the US and a greater level of access to Canada's dairy market.
Petrol, diesel to be cheaper by Rs 3 in Hyderabad
The Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has announced a price cut on petrol and diesel by Rs 2.50 per litre with effect from midnight. Top sources said that the state government is also considering a reduction in the prices of diesel.