Month: April 2018

Donald Trump blasts ‘Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd’ over North Korea talks

President Trump on Sunday rebuked NBC News’ Chuck Todd for criticizing the president’s plans for face-to-face talks with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Mr. Trump said his foreign policy on North Korea was already paying off. “Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd…

Ex-student files $5M claim against Merchant Marine Academy

KINGS PARK, N.Y. (AP) – A former U.S. Merchant Marine Academy soccer player has filed a $5 million claim against the federal government amid an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct and hazing involving former team members. Newsday report…

Trump slams NBC’s ‘sleepy eyes’ Chuck Todd for ‘fake news’ comments about North Korea

President Trump on Sunday dismissed comments by NBC News’ Chuck Todd suggesting that the United States is getting steamrolled in negotiations with North Korea over the rogue nation halting its nuclear weapons program, saying, “We haven’t given up anything.”

Bob Corker offers lukewarm praise for Marsha Blackburn

Retiring Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee on Sunday said that former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen, a Democrat running to replace him, is “my friend” but that he will vote for fellow Republican Marsha Blackburn this fall. Yet Mr. Corker, a Republican, had l…

Conway lashes out at CNN for question about husband’s tweets

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Sunday defended her husband’s criticism of President Trump on Twitter, and chided CNN for asking about his tweets.Conway insisted on CNN’s “State of the Union” that her hus…

Macron: ‘I never wonder’ if Trump will serve a full term

French President Emmanuel Macron said in a new interview that he “never” wonders if President Trump will serve his full term.”I never wonder that. I mean, I work with him – I work with him because both of us are ve…

Kellyanne Conway says Trump tweets on Michael Cohen show loyalty

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway tried Sunday to defend President Trump’s strident tweets about his longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, saying the president was expressing loyalty to a close friend and not concern that his so-called fixer would aid f…

Mitt Romney faces Republican primary in Utah Senate campaign

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Mitt Romney was forced into a Republican primary in his bid for U.S. Senate in Utah after losing a nomination battle Saturday at the state’s far-right-leaning GOP convention. Romney remains the heavy favorite overall to r…