That's great to finally hear from an insider, but anonymous isn't revealing something we don't already know about Trump.
According to Woodward, Porter asked the president if the tweet might provoke Kim, to which he replied "it's leader versus leader".
In his book, Woodward, who shot to fame more than 40 years ago for his reporting on the Watergate political scandal, portrays Trump as prone to profane outbursts and impulsive decision-making, with top aides anxious the United States is one Trump tweet away from a national or economic security crisis.
"It did not start with Donald Trump". That's an old playbook, as old as time.
"I watched it, but I fell asleep", he said at the fundraiser in Fargo. "Very good for sleeping".
The piece does not entirely condemn Trump's presidency, giving rise to speculation in the capital that the author is someone who generally supports the Republican administration's agenda.
Expressing the resolve of a handful of officials in the Trump administration to thwart Trump's "more misguided impulses", the piece zooms in to what its writer believes to be the fundamental problem: Trump's "amorality".
Federal law enforcement officials have responded privately to such requests in the past by explaining an important distinction: Disclosing classified information can be a crime worthy of investigation; disclosing nonprotected information usually is not a crime, and therefore would not be investigated by federal agents.
"Nothing in this town stays secret forever, and so ultimately I do think we will find out who is the author", he said.
Addressing the steady drip-drip-drip of excerpts from Woodward's book "Fear", CNN host Victor Blackwell said that Trump is not happy with former Fox exec Shine, who he feels has not been as effective as former Trump confidante Hope Hicks.
The tweet was never sent due to the White House receiving a message from North Korea saying it would regard a pullout of dependents as a sign the United States was preparing to attack.
"This also has happened in other administrations but not to the extent it has happened here because there has previously been a lot more confidence in the president on the part of his staff".
Woodward describes the situation in his forthcoming book "Fear" and also discussed it in an interview on 'CBSSunday Morning'. Trump himself followed up those denials by issuing a barrage of tweets condemning Woodward and the book as "discredited".
And that was just one remark that Trump made in a rally where he addressed topics such as NAFTA, Second Amendment rights and the upcoming midterm elections.
The anonymous author wrote that where Trump has had successes, they have come "despite - not because of - the president's leadership style, which is impetuous, adversarial, petty and ineffective".
Mercedes is promising a range of 279 miles in the European cycle, though the US range won't be announced for a while. Tesla Model X is the only three-row all-electric SUV in three different battery configurations.
The secretary of defense has made only one televised appearance on a network show since the start of the Trump presidency. A defiant Trump, appearing at an unrelated event at the White House, lashed out at the Times for publishing the op-ed.
It also mentioned that the larger OLED phone (known as the " iPhone XS Plus ") will price "at a premium to the current iPhone X". What are the color options for the iPhone XS? But all will be revealed september 12 at the Steve Jobs Theater inside Apple Park.
Forecasters said radar spotted possible tornados spun off by the storm overnight in southern Alabama and the Florida panhandle. That is 4 miles per hour below what's needed for a tropical cyclone to be classified as a Category 1 hurricane.
Maravilla shared pictures of his and Toledo's handiwork on Twitter Sunday , writing, "It's now been 51 days since I hung it up". Then they set out to flawless the photo, which needed a bit of doctoring. "I really hope they'll never take it down".
Nadal would figure to have a tougher time in his fourth meeting with del Potro in the last five Grand Slam tournaments. Nadal's challenge looked doomed even as early as the first set, feeling the injury after just four games, he admitted.
George Papadopoulos became the first campaign aide to be sentenced in special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation. Federal sentencing guidelines under Papadopoulos's plea deal called for a penalty between probation and six months in prison.
But they're going to have to convince us that they're not proactively attacking law enforcement officers and our military. Stills began kneeling during the anthem in 2016 and has been vocal discussing racial inequality and other issues.
Governor Ducey said he would like to keep Kyl in the Senate until McCain's seat is up for relection in 2020. Many names had emerged as possibilities to fill John MCCain's seat, including Cindy McCain , former Reps.
Rob Portman will be one of three people introducing Judge Kavanaugh later this afternoon (assuming the committee gets there). Grassley called the Democrats' request to halt the hearing "out of order" and accused them of obstruction.
Three toddlers among dead in Perth mass killing
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Rapper Mac Miller dead at 26
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Rapper Mac Miller Dies Of Apparent Overdose, Report Says
In a statement, Miller's family confirmed the death, calling him "a bright light in this world for his family, friends and fans". Starting in 2013, he starred in his own MTV2 reality series, " Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family", which ran for two seasons.
Alex Jones Permanently Suspended From Twitter
After weeks of controversy, Twitter officially banned conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his InfoWars site from its platform. While he began broadcasting his shows in 1999, Jones' profile has spread from the far-right fringe in recent years.
Steelers' Le'Veon Bell expected to miss Week 1
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