The Washington Post's Bob Woodward will soon release a book entitled Fear about the Donald Trump presidency, and we're getting our first reports on what it contains. Woodward's account relies on deep background conversations with sources, meaning their identities are not disclosed. "What was also released was I think one of the most interesting phone calls, between the President and Bob Woodward". The book, which is scheduled for release on September 11, is the latest to detail tensions within the White House under Trump's 20-month-old presidency. Trump has called Sessions "mentally retarded" and a "dumb Southerner", according to Woodward.
Trump did not understand the need for a special intelligence operation in South Korea that allows the USA to detect a North Korean missile launch within just seven seconds, versus 15 minutes from Alaska, said The Washington Post, citing veteran journalist Bob Woodward's upcoming book, Fear: Trump in the White House.
Trump's former lawyer, John Dowd, conducted a practice session with the president for a potential interview with special counsel Robert Mueller, later telling Mueller why the results meant Trump could not be interviewed: "I'm not going to sit there and let him look like an idiot", Dowd said.
Defence secretary James Mattis apparently told a staffer the president had the foreign policy understanding of a "fifth- or sixth-grader" - a child of 11 or 12.
No clear response strategy emerged immediately after the Post report, but insiders speculated the fallout could be worse than from Fire and Fury, given Mr Woodward's storied reputation.
According to Woodward, when Trump finally condemned them, he nearly immediately told aides: "That was the biggest fucking mistake I've made" and the "worst speech I've ever given".
"If they said it, they should be questioning why they are there", Giuliani said.
The air quality in Western Washington is so poor due to wildfire smoke that we're now being told not to vacuum our carpets. While Metro Vancouver's air quality saw a brief reprieve on Friday, August 17th, the smoky haze returned the day after.
Whether or not Queen reigns on top, the masses' response to her comparison to Harriet Tubman's struggle is quite comical. You got your f**king homeboy talking for you and you got your girlfriend selling tour passes.
Knight is coming off of a season in which he averaged 11.0 points and 2.4 assists in 54 games (five starts) for the Suns . Chriss has a career scoring average of 8.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and shoots a tad over 30 percent from 3-point range.
And Logan Paul "thanked" KSI saying that he was allowed to "realise" who he was and promised for a "new Logan Paul ". Unlike KSI's last fight , which was free to watch on YouTube , fans who want to watch online will have to pay £7.50.
The new charges would center around whether the Trump Organization falsified the representation of the payment made to Daniels. Cohen, who could get about four years to five years in prison, is due to be sentenced December 12.
Google's next big smartphone launch is expected to happen early next month, but there's been yet another " leak " ahead of time. It looks a lot like the outgoing Pixel 2 XL , which is to say a little conservative and a little boring.
The U.S. federal government has been heavily criticized for its response to the storm and the island's recovery efforts. Rossello pledged to carry out the recommendations, though there are questions about Puerto Rico's ability to do so.
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited. But authorities are also issuing a voluntary evacuation order for people outside the city's levee protection system.
Kaepernick has not been on an National Football League roster since he parted ways with the 49ers at the end of the 2016 season. Nike has endorsed Kaepernick since 2011 but has not featured him in campaigns since his departure from the NFL.
Hugely popular at Spurs , Son joked before the final that he was upset team-mates Harry Kane and Dele Alli hadn't texted. Son's former club Bayer Leverkusen refused to release him for the 2014 Asian Games when the Koreans also scooped gold.
The delays created by these difficulties mean that we can no longer hold the necessary Test Events on August 27 and September 1. They are yet to be rescheduled so local authorities can decide whether to grant the stadium with a safety certificate.
Teddy Bridgewater's brief time with the Jets ended Wednesday, with the team reportedly trading him to the Saints . Bridgewater arguably outplayed Darnold this summer, going 28 of 38 for 316 yards, two TDs and one interception.
The company's fall line-up will include an iPhone X Plus successor with a whopping 6.5 inch OLED screen, according to the report . The iPhone X's Apple A11 Bionic CPU uses a 10nm process, which means there's a processor transistor every 10 nanometers.
As in many GOP races across the country, candidates in the Republican primary competed to prove their loyalty to President Trump . The seat is held by retiring Republican Senator Jeff Flake , perhaps the most vocal Trump critic among congressional Republicans.
He announced the progress from the Oval Office, with Mexican president Pena Nieto joining in on speakerphone. Congress, which sometimes takes years to approve trade deals made by a presidential administration.
Simon received the Pulitzer Prize in 1991 for " Lost in Yonkers ", which also earned him a Tony Award . He was also a Kennedy Center honoree in 1995 and won the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2006.
The son of a police officer, Mr Morrison's hardworking character and leadership potential were quickly noted by his colleagues. But the former immigration minister said he would be interested if "down the track, if an opportunity presented itself".
Senator Cash, who has faced some criticism over her performance, voted for Morrison in the leadership spill on Friday. Australia has endured a turbulent period in politics that has seen six changes in the top job in 11 years.