Last week, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders assured reporters, "This is a president who supports the First Amendment".
"In suggesting that a broadcast network's license be targeted because of its coverage, Mr. Trump once again evoked the Watergate era when President Richard M. Nixon told advisers to make it hard for The WashingtonPost to renew the FCC license for a Florida television station it owned", The New York Times said in its report on the tweet.
During the race for the White House and again in March, Trump suggested that it might be worth loosening libel laws in order to make it easier for people to challenge inaccurate stories, Bloomberg News reported.
President Donald Trump has said he wants the United States nuclear arsenal in "tiptop shape" but has not asked that it be greatly expanded.
Some officials present said they did not take Trump's desire for more nuclear weapons to be literally instructing the military to increase the actual numbers. "Right now we have so many nuclear weapons I want them in flawless condition, ideal state".
Also at the meeting were Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Defense Secretary James Mattis, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs General Joseph Dunford, Vice Chairman Gen. Paul Selva, Undersecretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, then-chief strategist Stephen Bannon, then-Chief of Staff, Jared Kushner, then-Press Secretary Sean Spicer, and Keith Schiller, director of Oval Office Operations at the time, NBC reports.
"Fake @NBCNews made up a story that I wanted a "tenfold" increase in our USA nuclear arsenal". The president reportedly remarked Wednesday: "It is frankly disgusting the press is able to write whatever it wants to write".
The NFL says it will discuss the anthem issue at an owners meeting next week, ESPN reported. Mr. Trump tweeted. "Bad for country!"
Broadcast licenses have previously been revoked by authoritarian leaders including the late former president of Venezuela Hugo Chavez, who revoked a number of broadcast licenses of stations that displayed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.
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. Donald Trump'sstatement is unambiguously un-American.
The jokester shared another IG pic of herself giving her best mic pose, and in the caption she dubbed herself "Ariana Venti". Judging by Luna's affection for Pepper , a love for dogs really does run in this family.
A vessel carrying Rohingya overturned near the coast of Bangladesh, resulting in the deaths of at least a dozen people. These violations may amount to "crimes against humanity", the United Nations added.
Tillerson called Trump a " moron " and considered leaving the administration, according to an NBC News report earlier this month. His spokeswoman insisted he had not used the language attributed to him.
It's after figures showed the proportion of personnel asking for mental health care has nearly doubled in the last ten years. The Duke added: "At the beginning, we were trying to understand why at home people weren't sharing some of their problems".
Another senior official said: "There's every reason to be anxious and European industry should take this more seriously". For many, ending with a legal void remains far-fetched. "Pretty soon", said one, "it will be Norway or nothing".
In a note to investors, Kuo said the inclusion of this new tech should improve the competitiveness of Apple's tablet range. Apple iPhone X is one of the most awaited iPhones of this year, all thanks to a new design and FaceID feature.
But Rajoy assured Catalan leaders that there "is still time " to backtrack and avoid the imposition of direct rule. Moves by Madrid to impose its authority on Catalonia risk sparking further protests or even unrest in the region.
For starters, this is a clear sign that the Sixers are fully committed to building the franchise around the 23-year-old. He missed the previous two seasons because of two surgeries to fix the navicular bone in his right foot.
A few days ago, we got a tip that a test mule for the Tesla Semi program was spotted on video (embedded below) in the wild. The EV he's referring to is the RapidE, a battery-powered Rapide limited to 155 examples and priced at nearly $300,000.
Actress Ashley Judd , as well as former employees and associates, all gave testimonies for the Times investigation. Karlsen said Weinstein's behavior was allowed to go on for so long because of a "culture of fear".
Twitter Blocks Marsha Blackburn's Pro-life Senate Campaign Ad
The congresswoman told Kilmeade that Twitter told her if she "omitted" the pro-life part, they'd allow the ad to play on its site. Marsha Blackburn launched her Senate re-election bid - as so many people do - with a video explaining what she believes in.
Will Hamas give up arms for Palestinian reconciliation?
Home to almost two million Palestinians, the Gaza Strip has been reeling under a crippling Israeli blockade since 2007. Earlier on Sunday night, the military had said a rocket fell in an open area in the Eshkol region of southern Israel.
How to Watch Astros vs. Red Sox
Price entered the game after another former Tiger, Doug Fister , struggled in his first start of the postseason. Benintendi walloped a go-ahead two-run home Monday to turn a 2-1 Astros lead into a 3-2 Red Sox lead.