• ‘You are fake news': War breaks out between supporters of Trump & media on Twitter

    One year ago - By RT

    A full-on war broke out between President-elect Donald Trump and the media at the end of his first press conference in 167 days after he called CNN and Buzzfeed “fake news.” The battle quickly spread to Twitter, where everyday Americans joined the fight.
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  • Donald Trump Press Conference Fake News CNN Jim Acosta

    Donald Trump Press Conference Fake News CNN Jim Acosta

    One year ago - By FOX News

    At his first press conference as president-elect, Donald Trump refused to let CNN reporter Jim Acosta ask a question based on CNN's coverage of the unverified report claiming Trump has deep ties to Russia.
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  • Trump battles CNN reporter in heated exchange at press conference: 'You are fake news'

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday shut down a CNN reporter who attempted to ask a question at Trump's first press conference in months.
    Speaking in Manhattan, the president-elect first blasted BuzzFeed for its decision Tuesday to publish a memo containing unverified claims that Trump was both compromised by and collaborated with Russia intelligence agents who passed information to his campaign, claims that Trump denied at Wednesday's news conference.
    Trump also blasted CNN, which on Tuesday was the first of numerous news outlets to report that top US intelligence officials...
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  • CNN Stands Up To Bully Trump And Dares Him To Point Out Inaccuracies In Russia Report

    One year ago - By Politicus USA

    After Trump had called them "fake news" at his press conference, CNN fired back with a statement challenging Trump to point to the specific inaccuracies in their reporting.
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  • Trump Shouts Down Reporter, Refuses to Take CNN Question in Bizarre Press Conference

    One year ago - By Vanity Fair

    “Don't be rude. I'm not going to give you a question. You're fake news.”
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  • Donald Trump Refuses To Take A Question From CNN Reporter, Calls Network 'Fake News'

    Donald Trump Refuses To Take A Question From CNN Reporter, Calls Network 'Fake News'

    One year ago - By The Huffington Post

    President-elect Donald Trump refused to take a question from CNN reporter Jim Acosta during a press conference Wednesday, calling the network “fake news.”
    Acosta repeatedly tried to get Trump's attention during the president-elect's first press conference in six months.
    “You are fake news!” Trump yelled at the reporter while refusing to answer his questions.
    Throughout the press conference, Trump and his team decried a report that CNN published Tuesday, which said intelligence officials had presented Trump with claims that Russian operatives say they have compromising personal and...
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  • CNN Reporter Stands Up And Challenges Trump At Press Conference For Calling Them Fake News

    One year ago - By Politicus USA

    As Trump was ranting about how it was "fake news" that he has connections and may have been compromised by Russia, CNN's Jim Acosta stood up and directly challenged the president-elect's claim that they are fake news. Trump refused to take a question from CNN.
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