On Tuesday, Trump lashed out at reports that the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid centering on his longtime personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, on Monday, telling reporters at the White House that it was a "disgraceful situation" and "an attack on our country" and "what we all stand for".
Vice President Mike Pence will travel to Peru in Trump's stead for the Summit of the Americas, press secretary Sarah Sanders announced.
The lawyers repeated those arguments after Monday's raids targeting Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, but have made little or no progress persuading the president, the officials said.
The head of the United Nations and a former USA president warned against allowing the war in Syria to spiral out of control, hours after President Donald Trumptold Syrian ally Russian Federation to "get ready" for retaliatory missile strikes.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a war monitor, said pro-government forces were emptying main airports and military air bases throughout Syria.
The president has been consumed by foreign policy concerns, including possible U.S. military action in response to the Syrian government's recent alleged chemical weapons attack, an ongoing trade war with China, and the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible Russian collusion with the Trump campaign.
And privately, Trump said he didn't want to be away from the White House amid developments in the China trade dispute and in the Mueller investigation.
The World Health Organization said that 43 people who died in the attack on Douma suffered "symptoms consistent with exposure to highly toxic chemicals" and more than 500 in all had been treated.
House Speaker Paul Ryan, for his half, tried to douse speculation Trump could fireside Rosenstein or Mueller, saying: "I've no trigger to think about that that's going to happen".
His anger had not abated by early Tuesday.
People close to Trump say he's at a "breaking point" and may soon fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the head of the Russian Federation probe.
That prompted Democratic members of Congress to push for Mueller to be protected.
"The investigation is critical to the health of our democracy, and must be allowed to continue".
The raid on Cohen's offices come amid allegations he paid porn star Stormy Daniels $130,000 shortly before the election to keep a tryst with Trump quiet.
"This is about getting Donald Trump at all costs even if it means stretching the boundaries of exceptions to attorney-client privilege", said former Trump campaign adviser Michael Caputo.
Senators craft a bill to protect Mueller Meanwhile, A bipartisan group of four senators is moving to protect special counsel Robert Mueller's job as President Donald Trump publicly muses about firing him. Last month, Trump said USA troops would "be coming out of Syria like very soon".
Sri Reddy had alleged that she has been sexually assaulted by many producers and directors of the film industry. She also updated a post in her Facebook stating that "Tollywood will be clean if Dil Raju dies".
Zakharova also said a missile strike could destroy evidence of chemical weapons - or perhaps cover up a lack of such evidence. Any U.S. strike would probably involve the navy, given the risk to aircraft from Russian and Syrian air defences.
Trump's latest proposal intensified what was already shaping up to be the biggest trade battle in more than a half century. Investors across the globe are bracing for uncertain markets over an escalating trade dispute between the US and China.
Major polling companies Newspoll , Ipsos, Essential, ReachTel and YouGov have conducted 138 surveys since the 2016 election. It has won only five polls, all conducted by the United Kingdom polling firm YouGov between June and October 2017.
Stenger said the state department is calling the problem a "public health emergency". " Synthetic cannabinoids are unsafe". It can be made from any one of dozens of chemical compounds manufactured in labs in China, the US and eastern Europe.
Already, a number of Pruitt's rollbacks have been overturned in federal court on the basis of insufficient justification. Pruitt had planned to travel to Mexico this week, according to multiple agency officials, but has postponed the visit.
They focused particularly on the view of a large majority of Americans that cannabis should be legalized on a federal level. Cuomo has opposed legalizing recreational marijuana in the past, calling it a "gateway drug".
Dementia remained relatively rare: only 4.7 percent of study participants developed dementia at all, a total of 126,734 people. The idea that blows to the head suffered by boxers and footballers may increase the risk of dementia is a hotly debated issue.
YouTube's global head of music Lyor Cohen is a particularly strong believer in the power of online video to support artists. Earlier today some artists that are under the Vevo umbrella had their YouTube videos compromised, with many being defaced.
Panovich: Carolinas could see severe weather Sunday
Damaging winds and torrential rainfall will be the biggest threat but an isolated tornado may be possible as well. If the Gulf Coast storms don't materialize, we could see some severe storms between 5 PM and midnight.
Former doorman was paid $30K to keep quiet over Trump rumor
They said the publication didn't pursue standard Enquirer reporting practices, such as tabloid tactics created to prove paternity. Daniels had signed a non-disclosure agreement but has since sued to claim the agreement was void because Trump had not signed it.
Yankees won brawl-filled battle due to their two strengths
Sanchez finally broke out of his 2-35 slump with a two-run homer over the Green Monster to give the Yankees an early 4-0 lead. So which one is it? That should not get lost in the Yankees and Red Sox finding their inner 2003-04 malice.
Volume Buzz: Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)
The ratio increased due to NFLX positioning: 53 sold and 244 reduced. 107 funds opened positions while 281 raised stakes. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by Netflix, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 53.66% EPS growth.
Saudi intercepts Houthi missiles fired towards Riyadh
Videos that have emerged on Twitter also show clouds of smoke in the sky, where the missile was allegedly intercepted. The group unveiled what it said was a series of drones, including the Qasef-1, at a ceremony a year ago .
Oklahoma Teacher Walkout Will Continue Into Next Week
The Legislature is expected to adjourn its session in the next few weeks and is already in the midst of budget negotiations. Republican lawmakers said they have made major moves to boost education spending and it may be hard to find more money.
FBI's Cohen raids hit home for President Trump
Now, above and beyond that, this is an unusual and special warrant because this is a search warrant of an attorney's residence. Among them: Trump's comments to reporters last week, denying knowledge of the Daniels payment or the source of the hush money.
Obamas, Trumps Royal Wedding Invites Not Coming
Rumors about the guest list - specifically the inclusion or not of the Obamas and President Trump - have been swirling for months. Others will include members of the couple's charities, local schoolkids and members of the Royal Household and Crown Estate.