Trump worked the phones with various lawyers and advisers on Sunday, one of the White House officials said.
Trump, who made no public appearances Sunday, was expected to deliver remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day.
A rally planned Thursday in Iowa was postponed due to "an unforeseen change" in Trump's schedule.
- Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 28, 2017 It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media. He focused heavily on leaks - both those coming out of the White House and an intelligence leak blamed on Americans about this week's deadly bombing at a concert in England. But he said that as long as the information was shared with the US government, it didn't represent a problem. Gave me full details!
"It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media", he wrote.
Kushner discussed the idea with Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak in December, as the Trump team was preparing its transition to the White House after its unexpected election victory a month earlier.
"I don't like it", the Republican lawmaker said Monday in an interview with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's "7:30" when asked about President Donald Trump's son-in-law's possible ties to Russian Federation.
What does the White House say?
. "And now, the question is, how is this handled?" "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person".
On his "big foreign trip", as he called it, Trump repeatedly talked about Russian Federation and the ongoing investigation, according to an ally close to the White House.
However, on the very next day, Mr Trump told the visiting Russian Foreign Minister it was because Comey was probing into possible collusion between the Trump campaign team and Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election - that was the real reason he sacked him.
The back channel was meant to connect Michael Flynn, who later became Trump's first national security adviser, with Russian military leaders, the AP reported.
United States intelligence agencies concluded a year ago that Russian Federation used hacking and leaking of emails in an effort to harm Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and ultimately help Trump win.
Before departing Italy for the U.S., White House officials refused to address the reports about Kushner.
"I've seen no evidence that they succeeded, but they tried", he went on.
As a possible shakeup looms, Trump has other issues to deal with on the home front. He has signaled he will make a decision on whether to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement.
The zoo was evacuated as a precaution but officials said the public was never at risk and the tiger did not escape at any point. Tributes have flooded social media for Rosa King , the zookeeper who was killed yesterday by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo.
It also said that the company lost $2.31 per share, though most of that was due to expenses related to stock-based compensation. The company added more users this quarter than it did during the fourth quarter of 2016, when it grew by just 5 million DAUs.
It also said the Palestinian cabinet called for more popular support for the prisoners who have been on hunger strike for 38 days. The status of Jerusalem is the subject of a longstanding US policy debate - and it showed during Trump's trip.
His best result at the French Open was reaching the semifinals in 2009, just months before he won his Grand Slam title in NY . Following her remarkable form everywhere else in the world she was seeded seventh for this tournament.
Bob Dole of Kansas, who sat in the audience at the ceremony, thanking Dole for his service in World War II. Moments later, Trump stopped for a young man who wanted to snap a picture of himself with the president.
She also carried a matching clutch for $1,630, but beneath her coat she kept it simple in a beige sheath and coordinating pumps. The coat, worn over a simple beige dress, sells for only $5,000 less than the median US household income in 2015.
The site was sold to Russian Federation under former president Nicolas Sarkozy amid criticism from human rights groups. But following talks ill feeling feeling at the press conference came to the surface over issues such as Ukraine .
Abbas said the Palestinians "are committed to working with [Trump] to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel". Israel defeated the Arab armies then, and again in the Six-Day War of 1967, at which time they annexed East Jerusalem .
GWS Auctions Inc. of California is auctioning off the jet after it sat on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years. However, Presley designed the interior himself, which features red velvet seats with a matching shag carpet.
He led after three rounds in hard conditions at Oak Hill in 2008, but shot a final-round 76 to lose by one stroke to Jay Haas . He then returned to the PGA Tour , where he continues to play a full schedule, and tied for 16th at The Players Championship.
Liu spoke to reporters after emergency Security Council consultations behind closed doors on the North's latest missile test. Under UN resolutions North Korea is barred from developing nuclear and ballistic missile technology.
How do you feel about doing it?' We talk among ourselves. "We go out and just try to be as great as we can be every night". This NBA Finals rubber match between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers has been building up for a while.
The leaders agreed that the new French president would host the German and Polish leaders in France in August, the diplomat said. Charles Michel and he are indeed only two years apart, the first being 41 years old and the second being 39 years old.
Flynn's lawyers claimed an "escalating public frenzy" against the former aide justified declining the subpoena for his records. Brennan's testimony before the House intelligence committee on Tuesday comes one day after Mr.
According to Cleveland police, Loehmann's job application contained inaccuracies and he violated other administrative policies. Rice had been playing with what looked like a gun in a park near his home when someone called 911 to report him.
It released several photos of both the launch and Jong Un's reaction, none of which, could be independently confirmed or verified. Experts believe the North's new missile is the longest-range weapon ever successfully tested by the isolated nation.
The launch makes New Zealand just the 11th country to launch an orbital rocket, but the first from a private facility. Rocket Lab says it will launch as many as 50 rockets per year, but is allowed to launch more than twice that number.
He did it with a three-pointer late in the third quarter - the first of a string of three straight from beyond the arc. With the unblemished Warriors waiting, James opted to douse them in accolades rather than cast any barbs.
In addition, he maintained the president should not use Twitter and that he "never envisioned" Trump would become president. Boehner, who retired from politics in 2015 and handed over the speakership to Paul Ryan , said he's loving the quiet life.
Newark Liberty International Airport re-opened after an engine caught fire on a San Francisco-bound flight Tuesday night. Flight 1579 from Newark to San Francisco was scheduled to take off when officials said its engine caught fire.
The company's My Ride 65 convertible vehicle seats failed a crash test run by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration . Expected to start July 17, the recall reportedly comes after the NHTSA discovered the webbing problem through a series of tests.
Moon took charge as the president of South Korea today, after the National Election Commission declared him victor yesterday. He has been cautious about the recent decision to deploy a controversial US anti-missile system in South Korea.