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Trump says Beirut explosion ‘looks like a terrible attack,’ contradicting Lebanese officials who implied it was likely an accident

President Donald Trump claimed a massive explosion that killed dozens and wounded thousands in Beirut on Tuesday was “an attack,” contradicting Lebanese authorities who implied it appeared to be an accident. “Looks like a terrible attack,” Trump said, adding that his military advisers “seemed to feel” it was an attack. […]
Trump says Beirut explosion ‘looks like a terrible attack,’ contradicting Lebanese officials who implied it was likely an accident
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Lawyer reveals courtroom tactics that White House reporters can use to treat President Trump like a ‘hostile witness’ during press briefings

President Trump’s coronavirus task force press briefings are known for his tense interactions with reporters. We asked Kent Zimmermann, a legal analyst and former attorney, to reveal courtroom tactics that lawyers would use in similar situations. One approach is treating the president as a so-called “hostile witness.” Once a witness […]
Lawyer reveals courtroom tactics that White House reporters can use to treat President Trump like a ‘hostile witness’ during press briefings
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Authors Stephen King and Don Winslow offer to donate $175,000 to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital if Stephanie Grisham gives a 1-hour White House press briefing

The authors Stephen King and Don Winslow are offering to donate $US175,000 to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital if White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham holds a one-hour briefing that’s open to the entire White House press corps. CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Grisham about the offer, and she responded, “If you […]
Authors Stephen King and Don Winslow offer to donate $175,000 to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital if Stephanie Grisham gives a 1-hour White House press briefing