Donald Trump began one of the biggest days of his presidency with tweets about Hillary Clinton and 'fake news'


Donald Trump began one of the biggest days of his presidency with tweets about Hillary Clinton and 'fake news'
  1. Donald Trump began one of the biggest days of his presidency with tweets about Hillary Clinton and 'fake news'
    theweek.com
    This week marks a big one for President Trump, with the Senate set to begin confirmation hearings Monday for his Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, and the House eyeing Thursday to vote on the GOP health-care proposal to replace ObamaCare. But none of that seems to be on the forefront of the president's mind, given he began the week with these tweets early Monday morning: James Clapper and others stated that there is no evidence Potus colluded with Russia. This story is FAKE NEWS and…
    U.S.

This week marks a big one for President Trump, with the Senate set to begin confirmation hearings Monday for his Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, and the House eyeing Thursday to vote on the GOP health-care proposal to replace ObamaCare.

But none of that seems to be on the forefront of the president's mind, given he began the week with these tweets early Monday morning:

Granted, also Monday, the House Intelligence Committee will hold a rare public hearing on Russian involvement in the U.S. election, featuring testimonies from FBI Director James Comey and NSA Director Mike Rogers. The intelligence community has concluded that Russia did meddle in last year's election, but to what extent and ends is unclear. But rather than redirect attention to his widely praised Supreme Court pick or replacing ObamaCare — a signature campaign promise — Trump insisted the "real story" is the leaking of classified information:

Later in the morning, the president took time to blast "Fake News CNN" for continuing its polling operation despite being a "WAY OFF disaster" during the election. He also made sure to praise Fox News for its "much higher rat…

  1. Missing man found in belly of snake

    Wcpo.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:21 wcpo.com
    A man who went missing in Indonesia earlier this week was near his own garden — inside the stomach of a 20-foot long s…
  2. Dog used as drug mule to smuggle $1M of heroin

    Wcpo.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:21 wcpo.com
    A dog was allegedly used as a drug mule to traffic more than $1 million worth of heroin to New York, the Queens District Attorney said…
  3. How major US stock market indexes fared on Tuesday

    Humboldtbeacon.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:19 humboldtbeacon.com
    U.S. stock indexes closed sharply higher Tuesday as investors welcomed a survey showing consumer confidence has climbed to the highest level in more than 16 years. Bank stocks led the broad market rally, which snapped an eight-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.On Tuesday:The Dow gained…
  4. Trump tosses Obama's 'clean' energy plan

    Dailydemocrat.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:14 dailydemocrat.com
    WASHINGTON >> Declaring "the start of a new era" in energy production, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that he said would revive the coal industry and create jobs.The move makes good on his campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's plan to curb global…
  5. Uber diversity report says 36 percent of employees are women

    Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:13 billingsgazette.com
    NEW YORK (AP) — Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technical positions. In that regard, the company is similar to other Silicon Valley giants such as Google, Facebook and A…
  6. Top North Carolina GOP official fights to save bathroom bill

    Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:13 billingsgazette.com
    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The top Republican in North Carolina's executive branch is throwing a blunt counterpunch to the Democratic governor's call to repeal the state's "bathroom bill," despite current and future economic losses stemming from the legislation that's s…
  7. US stock indexes close higher as consumer confidence gains

    Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:13 billingsgazette.com
    Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stock indexes sharply higher Tuesday, snapping an eight-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial…
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    Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:13 billingsgazette.com
    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A University of South Florida football player who was shot during a violent road-rage incident has been cut from the t…
  9. Tennessee judge faces federal corruption charges

    Billingsgazette.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:13 billingsgazette.com
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee judge who was investigated after allegations that he helped a woman with her legal troubles in exchange for sex is facing bribery and other federal c…
  10. Cosby lawyers ask to exclude his testimony on other women

    Abc27.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:12 abc27.com
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby’s lawyers want to prevent jurors at his Pennsylvania sex assault trial from hearing his lurid deposition tes…
  11. Gun control advocates say Newtown ruling is bad precedent

    Abc27.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:12 abc27.com
    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gun control advocates are asking the Connecticut Supreme Court for permission to argue against a judge’s decision las…
  12. Vote on whether to impeach Alabama governor may come quickly

    Abc27.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:12 abc27.com
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers would decide within weeks whether to impeach Republican Gov. Robert Bentley over a sex-tinged s…
  13. Senate votes to approve Montenegro’s admission into NATO

    Abc27.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:12 abc27.com
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Montenegro is set to become NATO’s newest member after the Senate voted overwhelmingly to ratify the tiny Balkan nation’s ̷…
  14. Missing man found in belly of snake

    Abc.go.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:10 abc.go.com
    A man who went missing in Indonesia earlier this week was near his own garden — inside the stomach of a 20-foot long…
  15. Dog used as drug mule to smuggle $1M of heroin

    Abc.go.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:10 abc.go.com
    A dog was allegedly used as a drug mule to traffic more than $1 million worth of heroin to New York, the Queens District Attorney said…
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    Crossmap.com - U.S.
    03.28 / 21:10 crossmap.com
    March 17, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) - As the Disney Corporation experiments with a "gay" subplot in its remake of Beauty and the Beast, the recent ratings flop of an ABC miniseries extolling "gay rights" confirms that Americans are not tuning in to pro-LGBTQ programming. With great fanfare, ABC launched its "epic" miniseries, When We Rise, about the "gay rights" revolution. As Heatstreet reported, "When We Rise received saturation ad coverage during the Oscars ahead of its premiere this…
  17. Arrest made in Oklahoma home invasion shooting that killed 3

    Abcnews.go.com - US
    03.28 / 21:02 abcnews.go.com
    A woman suspected of driving three men to an Oklahoma home where they were shot to death during a suspected home invasion has been arrested on murder and burglary…
  18. Alec Baldwin doesn't think he's funny

    Theweek.com - US
    03.28 / 21:02 theweek.com
    Actor Alec Baldwin has hosted Saturday Night Live a record 17 times, but if you ask him, he doesn't think he's funny. In an excerpt adapted from his upcoming book, Nevertheless: A Memoir, published Tuesday in Vanity Fair, Baldwin said his first stint on Saturday Night Live in 1990 made him realize what it really takes to be funny: Whenever anyone told me I was funny, I was reminded of when people in high school tell someone that he can hit a fastball or shoot a basketball well. Then he…
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    SFgate.com-National
    03.28 / 20:59 sfgate.com
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    SFgate.com-National
    03.28 / 20:59 sfgate.com
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