Donald Trump has fired back at what he called "unfair and vicious" rumours about the whereabouts of his wife Melania, whose almost month-long absence from the public eye had become something of a national puzzle.
"She feels great", she wrote, "doing well".
President Trump has apparently had enough, firing off a series of tweets that accuse reporters of lying about seeing her to keep the narrative going. "Fake News is really bad!"
'They never reported the sighting because it would hurt the sick narrative that she was living in a different part of the world, was really ill, or whatever.
Of course, he could simply be talking about her kidney procedure and recuperation at the beginning of May, But with rampant speculation regarding her whereabouts and near silence from the White House...we gotta be more specific. The news was met with surprise: there was no prior indication she had been unwell.
Would you look at that, two Melania Trump sightings in one week! But contrary to the president's claim, the mainstream media did not embrace suggestions that she had had a facelift, been abused or was near death. Mrs. Trump's Communications Director, Stephanie Grisham, said the procedure was a success and without complication.
Mr Trump opened the session by thanking the first lady for being present.
On Monday, Melania Trump appeared alongside Trump at a White House reception honoring Gold Star families.
Donald Trump has issued an astonishing Twitter takedown of rumors about his wife Melania's wellbeing, denying that she has left him, that he abused her, or that she has had a secret facelift.
The president and the first lady in the East Room of the White House, May 9, shortly before she receded from view.
"I can't even imagine", Brzezinski added in her own tweet.
Trump's attack on Brzezinski a year ago, in which he bashed her show's ratings and called her "low I.Q. Crazy Mika", prompted bipartisan denunciations at the time, with several Republican lawmakers calling it "beneath the dignity" of the White House and "not okay". "There were no other reporters there at the time, but maybe POTUS is referring to something else?"
Nadal, who lost only two points in the first five games, will next play Germany's world number 70 Maximilian Marterer . Nadal will next play 11th-seeded Diego Schwartzman , who rallied to beat Kevin Anderson 1-6, 2-6, 7-5, 7-6 (0), 6-2.
A grand jury in NY has indicted disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein on charges of rape and a criminal sexual act. For years, Weinstein faced accusations of rape, sexual assault and sexual misconduct.
Sea-faring romantic drama Adrift , starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin, edged out Avengers: Infinity War for third place. The movie was directed by Ron Howard after original directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord were fired during production.
He was a major part of them winning La Liga this season and has just got better and better in his time at the Camp Nou. Samuel Umtiti has agreed an extension on his current contract with Barcelona till 2023, the club announced on Sunday.
Domin's noted that Manafort attempted to contact the two people between February and April via phone, text, and encrypted message. The witness said he hung up because he was "concerned" about the call, according to the affidavit.
He can similarly terminate an FBI investigation given the constitutional powers he enjoys, the president's lawyers say. Whether Trump may pardon himself is a matter of some debate. "I don't think he's gonna fire Mueller".
The White House says that First Lady Melania Trump will make her first appearance in almost a month on Monday night, CNN reports . Her absence is leading to a plethora of different theories, including speculation that she has moved back to Trump Tower in NY .
It advised residents in communities downwind, including Pahala, Ocean View and Kona, to limit their exposure to gas and ash. There have been various arrests of people forcing their way through blocked areas. "They are being asked to leave".
Yet an official end to the Korean War and a deal on denuclearization haven't been this tantalizingly close in decades. The White House said the two men would first meet at 09:00 local time and that Mr Trump was receiving daily briefings.
The first lady has not been seen in public since May 19, when she returned to the White House after undergoing a kidney procedure. Grisham told the AP the first lady would like to be "out and about promoting her initiatives" but "her health comes first".