"Fake [NBC News] made up a story that I wanted a "tenfold" increase in our United States nuclear arsenal".
NBC News reported that top White House aides as well as Cabinet and Pentagon officials were present at the meeting and that several were surprised by the president's apparent lack of understanding of a range of national security and military issues amid a standoff with nuclear-armed North Korea.
The threat provoked widespread anger on social media and elsewhere with many attacking the president for directly challenging the First Amendment, which guarantees the freedom of the press.
"We don't want the president being able to demand anybody that he's unhappy with behave in a way he requires", he added. "That's the only thing I've ever discussed", he continued.
US President Donald J. Trump (R) shakes hands with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a meeting in the Oval Office.
Broadcast licenses have previously been revoked by authoritarian leaders including the late former president of Venezuela Hugo Chavez, who revoked a number of broadcast licenses of stations that displayed stringent anti-Chavez views.
While the attention Wednesday was on air power, upcoming US-South Korea naval exercises could further aggravate tensions. Guam, from where the B-1 bombers in Tuesday drills departed, has been a particular target of North Korean threats.
The list was criticised by Mr Chuck Schumer and Ms Nancy Pelosi , the respective Democratic leaders in the Senate and House. The Trump administration ended the program in September and gave Congress six months to come up with a legislative solution.
Attorney Greg Skordas, who represents Payne, said his client plans to appeal a firing he considers unfair and over the top. In addition to his job as a police officer, Payne was also fired from a separate job as a part-time paramedic.
This year Apple made news with the iPhone X , and more importantly, the introduction of Face ID feature for facial recognition. UBS Group AG boosted their target price on shares of Apple from $165.00 to $200.00 in a research report on Sunday, April 2nd.
Analyst research firms are expressing bullish stance on Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC)'s near-term growth potential. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. increased its position in Bank of America Corporation by 0.5% in the first quarter.
The court reportedly said it wanted to assess whether the ban would make a difference to Delhi's pollution levels. Possibility of people buying crackers from other states and bursting them in Delhi-NCR can not be ruled out.
There will be an increase of € 685m in Health spending in 2018, bringing the total to €15.3bn for 2018 - a 5% increase. The esthablisment of a "rainy day" fund with €1.5 bn to be transferred from the Ireland Strategic Investment fund.
United go to Chelsea on 5 November and whether Fellaini will be available for selection against the champions remains unclear. Now he has returned, United's medical staff will ascertain the extent of the damage and how long he will be sidelined.
Tillerson and Defense Secretary James "Mad Dog" Mattis are scheduled to have lunch with the president on Tuesday. Just to make it clear that he's smarter than his secretary of state, Trump suggested taking a test to prove it.
Yasir Shah trapped Suranga Lakmal lbw for just one run and, in the next over, Riaz claimed captain Dinesh Chandimal for a duck. Last night, it was a little hard to bowl, especially with the dew (but) we knew when we come today, it will grip more.