Trump concluded his comments by calling the investigation a "witch hunt", saying, "I would love to go and speak but I have to find we will be treated fairly". I would love to speak.nobody wants to speak more than me.I would love to speak because we?ve done nothing wrong.? he said responding to a shouter question from reporters. Trump and he had discussed disclosing Trump's repaying Cohen, and "he was well aware that at some point when I saw the opportunity, I was going to get this over with", Giuliani added.
Trump referred to the payments story as "that kind of crap" and said Giuliani was still getting up to speed on his legal position. The president's legal team has not committed him to an interview with Mueller, who has dozens of questions on a broad array of topics he'd like to ask.
Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani, who joined Trump's legal team two weeks ago, told The Washington Post on Wednesday that he could support a relatively short interview between Mueller and the president, with a limited number of questions.
The president told reporters that "if you fight back because you people say something wrong or they. something wrong, or they leak, which they've been doing, if you fight back, they say, 'Oh, that's obstruction of justice.' Somebody says something wrong, you fight back, they say, 'That's obstruction of justice.' It's nonsense".
"Ty Cobb, a friend of the president, who has done a terrific job, will be retiring at the end of the month".
But joining the White House to replace McGahn would make Flood an official government employee, meaning Mueller's team could question him about the president in ways that would not be protected by attorney-client privilege.
That means that, at least until January of 2019, when there is the possibility Democrats could regain power in the chamber, Trump's future rests in the Republican-controlled House, which will likely follow closely with how most Republican voters feel.
Progress toward denuclearization has already been made, Trump said, and expressed optimism for what's to come.
Cobb's departure was not unexpected given that he had largely wrapped up his duties of providing documents to Mueller and shepherding aides through voluntary interviews with the special counsel's team. "They say, 'That's obstruction of justice.' It is nonsense", he said.
Mueller is a Republican and was appointed by another Republican, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, to lead the investigation. "In fact, against my lawyers, because most lawyers they never speak on anything", Trump said.
However, achieving a 10% return for 2018 "looks hard ", Finance Director Iain Mackay said on a call with reporters. It follows $5.5 billion worth of share repurchases HSBC has carried out in the previous two years.
Tramaglini is also a part-time lecturer for the Rutgers Graduate School of Education, according to public records. A New Jersey superintendent is arrested for allegedly defecating on the football field at Holmdel High School .
Lawmakers debated the bill late Wednesday night and into Thursday morning after failing to hear the bill Wednesday afternoon. Some teachers returned to the Capitol on Thursday as lawmakers debated the rest of the state's $10.4 billion budget plan.
Ellis appeared receptive, at least in part, to the argument. "You really care about what information he might give you about Mr. After-the-fact expansion of authority by Rod Rosenstein , which did not change the appointing Order, can not change that.
It's easy to make a donation: "simply leave a bag of nonperishable food items by the mailbox to help your neighbors in need". That brought the total since NALC's food drive began in 1993 to more than 1.5 billion pounds.
All these optics of Israeli-American closeness notwithstanding, we are watching Trump for what he does in Syria. But that is only because it takes time to build a nuclear weapon and a suitable delivery system.
Protest leaders announced earlier this week they would accept a pay hike that they once dismissed as unsustainable - and Gov. The teachers' strikes in West Virginia, Kentucky, Oklahoma and Arizona have been described by some as a "red-state revolt".
This paradigm shift is meant to show "what it's like to be a Scout from a kid's point of view", according to the press release. "I think a lot of our programs are gender-neutral, but we'd just always been the 'Boys Scouts, ' " he said .
But it's Real Madrid . "They are quite confident but we don't care for that, we are focused on our job", said the Croatia global . To say Roma now believed they could qualify would be an overstatement, but they had at least given their fans a glimmer of hope.
Trees and electricity poles were uprooted and mud houses collapsed in the high-intensity squall, officials said on Thursday. I Express my deep condolences to the families of the victims. "May the injured recover soon", the PMO tweeted quoting Modi.
Apple Stock Eyes Fifth Straight Win on Bullish Buffett
Berkshire's latest Apple investment have suggested that it serves as a way of minimizing the corporate group's $116 billion. It will be gripping to see how Berkshire Hathaway who Bought 75 million Additional Apple Shares in Q1 will make revenues.
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is to end after Season 4
The show featured Tina Fey's trademark brand of wacky but topical comedy, often mining serious issues for laughs. But after four seasons and over 50 episodes, word is that everyone felt it was time to end the series.
A Day of Prayer
The event was created to invite people of all faiths to pray for America, according to the National Day of Prayer website . In Copperas Cove, the National Day of Prayer observance took place in the City Council chambers at the Technology Center.
Slim hope for breakthrough in US-China trade talks
On or side of table leads talks Liu he, Chinese Deputy prime minister and right hand of President Xi Jinping in economic affairs. Yu says China would rather cut the trade deficit by importing high-tech products from the USA that are now tightly restricted.
Congress is a gold medalist in corruption: PM Modi
The youth with entrepreneurial tendency made Bengaluru a startup, but Congress turned it into "pothole club", Modi said. You brought Gabbar Singh Tax (an allusion to GST) but this time you have gone even further.
Jason Witten Retires From NFL; Will Join ESPN's MNF
Last season however Witten had the fewest catches (63) and yards (560) since his rookie year and only scored five touchdowns. ESPN has been seeking an analyst to replace Jon Gruden , who left the booth to take the Oakland Raiders head coaching job.
Switzerland deems Mahmoud Abbas's speech 'unacceptable'
Liberal Jewish groups like J Street and American Friends of Peace Now said his remarks were incendiary and offensive. There can be no peace with holocaust denying anti-Semites. "It does, however, elevate hatred to a new level".