"Trump referred to those crossing U.S. border illegally as "animals" and slammed California sanctuary state laws as 'deadly, '" a now-deleted tweet from the Associated Press read. "Others who rushed to judgment to get the President rather than to get the story owe @POTUS-and the grieving loved ones who have lost family members to gang violence-an apology", tweeted the unflappable Kellyanne Conway, while Don Jr., along with much of the rest of the Trump cavalcade, defended the comments by insisting that his father used the phrase exclusively in reference to gang members, and not in reference to the average undocumented immigrant.
"Comparing any person to an animal, regardless of criminal record or immigration status.is an invitation to violate human rights, to hate, to xenophobic rhetoric, and that is something that can not be accepted", he told Mexican TV network Televisa. "But it doesn't work here, the fact is he was asked about MS-13, he referred to them as 'animals.' Open and shut, there's nothing more to this", Coglianese said. Meanwhile, The Washington Post went further and described the reference as evoking "an ugly history of dehumanization" despite correctly including the MS-13 reference in the transcript. During the same event, Trump called members of MS-13 and other undocumented immigrants who are deported for committing crimes "animals". Trump's initial remarks were met with widespread condemnation on social media by Democratic lawmakers and activists who believed he was describing all immigrants crossing the southern border.
Looking at Jeff Sessions, his attorney general, who sat at the other end of the large wooden conference table, Mr. Trump said: "Perhaps the Department of Justice can look into that".
WWE Raw Likely To Stay On USA Network
TV rights is a huge revenue earner for the WWE , so it's unlikely WWE just wants to put Smackdown on its own WWE Network. No word yet on where SmackDown will end up but Fox has been speculated.
Southgate names provisional England squad
Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek gets the nod ahead of the likes of Jack Wilshere and in-form Jonjo Shelvey. Chelsea skipper Gary Cahill , whose place had been in doubt because of poor form, also makes the trip east.
Populist cleric Sadr all but wins Iraq parliament election
However, Muqtada al-Sadr is projecting a strong nationalist personality at the moment and is not favored by Iran or the Americans. Over the weekend, Iraqis voted in the first general election since the country declared victory over Islamic State past year .
But White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended the president's comments, arguing the word "animals" didn't go far enough.
"I'm referring to the MS-13 gangs that are coming in".
They were criticising legislation Govenor Jerry Brown signed into law previous year that bars police from asking people about their immigration status or helping federal agents with immigration enforcement. But the Trump administration has sued to reverse it, calling the policies unconstitutional and unsafe. "We need strong immigration laws.We have laws that are laughed at on immigration", he said. This is one of the most vicious and deadly gangs that operate by the motto of rape, control, and kill. Brown responded on Twitter, writing that Trump "is lying on immigration, lying about crime and lying about the laws of CA". Flying in a dozen Republican politicians to flatter him and praise his reckless policies changes nothing. "The Democrats gave us that law".
South Africa's Julius Malema has condemned African countries for attending the opening of the United States embassy in Jerusalem . ANC Eastern Cape provincial secretary Lulama Ngcukayitobi labelled the Gaza attack barbaric and a violation of global law.
The Club can also confirm that his assistants Alan Irvine , Stuart Pearce and Billy McKinlay have departed with immediate effect. Now the club is looking for a "high-caliber figure" to "take West Ham United forward in line with our ambitions".
No group of humans have ever been less scared of anything than the Boston Celtics are of the Cleveland Cavaliers . He was trying to make a basketball play; it just happened. "We're just out here playing hard and having fun".
The rear cameras are expected to be supported by OIS, and camera features will include Portrait and Super Slo-Mo modes. There will be a slight variation and the phone will likely offer 19:9 aspect ratio display , which is the new trend.
Subsequent "full coverage" sections on topics such as Brexit seemed to have difficulty pulling together stories on the same issue. A " Headlines " section features non-personalized news articles from around the world, grouped into different categories.
Then, the North Korean regime began having doubts about whether it should attend the summit in the wake of this week's joint U.S. Sanders said the comments from North Korea were "not something that is out of the ordinary in these types of operations".
One glaring thing that is pretty obvious about this announcement is a lack of anything relating to a single-player campaign. With the biggest dedicated PC development team ever in the series, Black Ops delivers a fully-optimized PC experience.
Uber says it has met with more than 80 women's groups and recruited several prominent advocates as advisers on these issues. The business will not need privacy as part of settlement arrangements in claims referring to sexual assault or harassment.
Trump's Iran decision is part of a broader pattern of actions that have deeply frustrated America's European allies. In particular, both sides have discussed how to keep revenue flowing into Iran in light of pending sanctions.
Saudi Arabia , OPEC's de-facto leader, last month pumped the least crude since the output-cut deal began in early 2017. OPEC, for its part, estimated that the excess oil inventories in the OECD had shrunk to just 9 million barrels.
The Red Hydrogen One will debut on Verizon and AT&T
For enterprises, the handset will offer new possibilities for sharing information, news, products and social media content. The world's first holographic media machine-the Red Hydrogen One-will make full 4-View holography a reality .
Two Sherpa Climbers Set New Summit Records on Everest
The other record-setter, 44-year-old Lhakpa Sherpa , set a women's record when she reached the summit for a ninth time. A Sherpa guide has been missing on Everest's southern side in Nepal since Monday, said Mr Mingma of Seven Summits.
Nokia X6 goes official with notched display, dual-camera
From a product perspective, the Nokia X6 has a lot of plus points that would make it a good offering for markets such as India. This also doubles up as a face unlocking mechanism though there is a rear placed fingerprint sensor as well for added security.
Microsoft plans lower-cost Surface tablets to battle Apple
The tablets will probably be about 20 percent lighter than the high-end models, but will have four hours fewer of battery life. The iPad will remain a significantly more affordable option, starting at just $329 - or $299 for those in education.
Parkland officer called coward gets a $8702-a-month pension
He hid while my daughter and 16 others were slaughtered! "My daughter would still be alive if this person did his job", he added. Andrew Pollack , the father of victim Meadow Pollack, called Peterson "the coward of Broward" on Twitter, and a legislator, Rep.
Zuckerberg has agreed to speak at the European Parliament
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Congress last month that the company did not do enough to protect the data privacy of its users. Wylie said Cambridge Analytica targeted voters based on race, race bias, and personality traits.
Judge Rejects Manafort Challenge To Mueller Indictment
She had previously thrown out a civil lawsuit Manafort filed against Mueller seeking to narrow his investigation. Her ruling also pointed to an August 2017 memo by Mr Rosenstein that further detailed the scope of the probe.