Few Republicans were quicker to embrace President Trump's campaign a year ago than Jeff Sessions, and his reward was one of the most prestigious jobs in America.
Tuesday afternoon, White House press secretary Sean Spicer declined to say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions.
"I have not had a discussion with him about that", Spicer said as sources said Trump is still fuming over Sessions' recusal from the federal investigation into potential ties between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation.
The New York Times reported Monday that Trump partially blames Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the investigation for the eventual appointment of a special counsel.
But sources say the frustration runs both ways, prompting the resignation offer Sessions.
According to sources close to the president, Trump has still not forgiven Session for his decision, of which he was only made aware minutes before Sessions' public announcement.
Sessions was the first sitting USA senator to endorse Trump and became one of his top advisers on the campaign trail.
"I'm answering a question, which is: I have not had that discussion with him", Spicer shot back. In a series of tweets, Trump called the new ban "politically correct", and said the Justice Department should seek a "much tougher version". I have not had that discussion with him.
A Justice Department spokeswoman declined to comment to NPR's Carrie Johnson on the reports, which NPR has not confirmed.
The decision was prompted by Sessions' failure to disclose conversations with Russia's ambassador to the United States during his confirmation hearing.
Still, tensions linger. On Monday, Trump derided the revised travel ban and criticized his own Justice Department's handling of the controversial case.
But I also know where I have come from, even just 10 days or so ago. "So I like to play chess in my free time". In the women's event, France has three women in the last 16 for the first time in 23 years.
In his argument, the judge compared the cow to the national bird, the peacock, and described both the species as "pious". He told CNN-News 18 that he believes his call to have cow killers imprisoned for life has nothing to do with secularism.
It's the French Open . "Nadal, I don't think he's anxious at all about anyone in this tournament, to be fair", he offered. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
Mr Khan's former Labour colleague in the Commons, David Lammy, had a less subtle response to the President. He also said he was supporting his Democrat rival, Hillary Clinton, saying: "I hope she trounces him".
Mark Wood took the crucial wicket of Kiwi captain Kane Williamson , who had made 87 and seemed to be taking his team to victory. Alex Hales and Joe Root made up for the loss of Roy with an 81-run partnership, during which Hales brought up his half-century.
She came closest in 2002 when she was beaten in the final by her younger sister, as she was at both Wimbledon and the U.S. And she faces the No60-ranked Elise Mertens in her next match instead of No24 seed Daria Gavrilova.
Danziger said Monday that the first property in Trump Hotels' new Scion chain is being built in Cleveland, Mississippi. Danziger said the company has an additional 39 signed letters of intent, which are nonbinding, early-stage deals.
He has also been accused of not reporting his meeting with Putin and income from Russian sources, such as payments from RT. Megyn Kelly's highly-anticipated debut on NBC News landed with a thud on Sunday. "We didn't have any relationship at all".
She played her typically safe style for much of the match, winding up with 15 fewer unforced errors than No. 8 Kuznetsova. The 26-year-old Martic next faces fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina after the Ukrainian beat Magda Linette 6-4, 7-5.
But economists at Moody's Analytics said the soft jobs number in May might omit summer hiring that occurred later in in the month. Energy jobs were particularly in focus Friday following President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement .
The flight crew extinguished the fire, and emergency crews were able to remove the damaged equipment after the plane landed. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has said the ban might expand to all worldwide flights entering or leaving the US.
The New Orleans Pelicans did not move into the top three and therefore owed their pick at tenth overall to the Sacramento Kings . With their fourth top three pick in a row, Philadelphia can start to gel together the image of a formidable team.
In times like these, we have to show love and kindness for those in need, and the Manchester One Love is a comfort to us all. We ask the strong city of Manchester and the world to join us in making the statement that hatred and fear will never win.
But the Conservatives confirmed that interior minister Amber Rudd would represent the party as planned at the BBC hustings. Yesterday a poll from Kantar showed the Tories' lead over Labour had stretched to 10 points.
A pair of 940nm infrared LEDs provide night vision without the telltale red glow that's typical of other security cameras. The Nest Cam IQ uses a 1/2.5-inch, 8-megapixel sensor that's capable of 4K video , paired with a 130-degree lens.
Risks for SIDS include loose bedding, sleeping in the same bed as parents, sleeping face-down and living at home with a smoker. The study was actually about obesity prevention, but researchers found that there were differences in bedtime routines.
The Trump Administration is said to be trying to put together a " common set of principles " from which everyone can negotiate. Abbas said the Palestinians "are committed to working with [Trump] to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel ".
Saina starts the tie as favourite, given her vast experience of playing in the knockout stages of big tournaments. Both players have met thrice in the past, and the ace Indian shuttler has won all of those matches .
According to reports, the document leaked by victor is the same one cited in an article published Monday by The Intercept . The report was published just days after Putin denied allegations that the Russian state had meddled in the U.S. election.
What the Climate Alliance ends up doing will determine if the actions taken count as an impermissible interstate compact. In December 2015 in Paris, world leaders signed the first global commitment to fight climate change.
She choked up towards the end of the song and had to pause and compose herself before singing the last few notes. That in itself was incredibly effective, as he got nearly the entire crowd to sing along to some of his hits.
The showers and storms will then ramp up late Sunday and Monday , courtesy of a storm system diving in from the northwest. Showers start in western New England by dinner time Sunday before spreading eastward through the rest of this evening.
A ruthless Rafael Nadal permitted just one game demolishing Nikoloz Basilashvili to roar into the Roland Garros fourth round. The biggest cheer of the match came when Basilashvili , a little-known 25-year-old ranked 63, finally won a game at 6-0 5-0.
Bernal said it was the result of the simmering tension between House Democrats and Republicans over the SB4 vote. Rinaldi said that he told Nevàrez he would "shoot him in self-defense" if Nevàrez acted on the perceived threat.
Trump, who made no public appearances Sunday, was expected to deliver remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. But he said that as long as the information was shared with the US government, it didn't represent a problem.
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 .