• Donald Trump holding first formal presser as president-elect

    9 monthes ago - By Newsday

    Donald Trump's business will continue to pursue deals in the United States, though not abroad, while he is president, and he will relinquish control of the company, according to a lawyer who worked with the Trump Organization on the plan.
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  • Trump addresses Russia, intelligence briefing and conflicts of interest at press conference

    9 monthes ago - By Politico

    President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday held his first press conference in more than five months to address swirling questions over Russia's alleged role in his election and how he will disentangle himself from his massive business empire. Here are the highlights: • Trump began the event by criticizing BuzzFeed and CNN for reporting Tuesday that U.S. intelligence officials briefed him on allegations that Russia could have compromising information about him. It “ would be a tremendous blot on their record " if intelligence agencies leaked the documents that CNN and BuzzFeed reported...
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  • How Barack Obama Came Full Circle

    9 monthes ago - By Time

    President-elect Donald Trump is set to hold his first press conference in nearly six months Wednesday from the atrium in Trump Tower, where he promises to unveil how he'll try to separate his business interests from his upcoming Administration. It comes as conflicts of interest questions linger over his upcoming presidency, and amid reports that Trump was briefed by U.S. intelligence officials on alleged Russian efforts to compromise him. In a tweet Wednesday morning, Trump pushed back on the allegations. “Russia has never tried to use leverage over me,” he said. “I HAVE NOTHING TO DO WITH...
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  • If Putin likes me, I consider that an asset, not a liability - Trump

    If Putin likes me, I consider that an asset, not a liability - Trump

    9 monthes ago - By RT

    US President-elect Donald Trump is holding his first news conference since the election. The event comes amid reports about Trump being influenced by Russia that he has denounced as 'fake news.'
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  • Spicer decries claims of Trump's ties to Russia

    9 monthes ago - By The Washington Post

    At the start of President-elect Donald Trump's first news conference since his election, Jan. 11, incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer spoke about allegations against Trump published the day before.
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  • Donald Trump Holds Press Conference Amid Firestorm Over Russia Allegations

    9 monthes ago - By NBC News

    President-elect Donald Trump is holding his first press conference in nearly six months as questions swirl about his relationship with Russia, his moves to separate himself from his sprawling business empire and his plans to upend a spate of existing policies, including the Affordable Care Act.
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  • Donald Trump Press Conference First as President Elect

    9 monthes ago - By FOX News

    President-elect Donald Trump held his first news conference since the election at Trump Tower in New York City on Wednesday.
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  • Live: Watch Donald Trump's first press conference since July

    9 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Reporters will have a lot to ask the president-elect in the Trump Tower lobby in New York.
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  • Watch Donald Trump's first post-election news conference live

    Watch Donald Trump's first post-election news conference live

    9 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    President-elect Donald Trump is holding a news conference in Manhattan. Watch it live here.
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  • Live Analysis: Trump News Conference

    9 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Mr. Trump is holding his first full news conference since July, pledging to take questions on any subject reporters toss at him.
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  • Watch Live: Trump's First Press Conference As President-Elect, Annotated

    Watch Live: Trump's First Press Conference As President-Elect, Annotated

    9 monthes ago - By NPR

    Donald Trump is holding a news conference in New York on Wednesday. NPR's politics team, with help from journalists across the newsroom, will be live-annotating his remarks.
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  • LIVE: Donald Trump holds first post-election press conference

    9 monthes ago - By Post Gazette

    President-elect Donald Trump will outline the future of his business empire during a press conference at Trump Tower today - his formal first press conference since winning the presidency in November:
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  • How to Watch President-Elect Trump's Big Wednesday Press Conference

    How to Watch President-Elect Trump's Big Wednesday Press Conference

    9 monthes ago - By Wired

    WIRED is at Trump Tower for Donald Trump's first press conference since being elected.
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  • Donald Trump to hold his first press conference since July, when he said he ‘hoped' Russia had more Clinton emails

    9 monthes ago - By National Post

    The last time Donald Trump held an official press conference, the Rio Olympics had yet to start.
    Leonard Cohen was alive, Westworld had yet to air and Bob Dylan had yet to become a Nobel laureate.
    There were still over three months left in the 2016 presidential election when Trump last faced a full court media press. It was also a Wednesday, but 24 weeks ago, or 168. (This is excepting bizarre and brief remarks he made to the press shortly before New Year celebrations while he was visiting his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida).
    Later this morning, amid unverified allegations, Trump is expected...
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  • Donald Trump Confronts Russia Hack Report at First News Conference Since Election

    9 monthes ago - By Time

    President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday was set to confront an unsubstantiated report that said Russia had compromising information about him, among other issues, during the first news conference he has hosted in about six months.
    Trump faced news reporters at Trump Tower hours after attempting in a series of tweets to dispel a possibly damning and unverified report about Russia having personal and financial leverage over him. The incoming president blamed his “crooked opponents” for the now widely circulated report, which he called “fake news” and a “total political witch hunt”...
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  • Watch Live: Trump's First Press Conference As President-Elect, Annotated

    Watch Live: Trump's First Press Conference As President-Elect, Annotated

    9 monthes ago - By NPR

    Donald Trump is expected to hold a news conference in New York on Wednesday at 11 a.m. ET. NPR's politics team, with help from journalists across the newsroom, will be live-annotating his remarks.
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  • Donald Trump to hold first news conference as president-elect

    9 monthes ago - By Newsday

    President-elect Donald Trump voiced his anger at U.S. intelligence officials for leaking information to the press, comparing the situation in a Wednesday morning tweet to something out of "Nazi Germany."
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  • Six critical questions about conflicts of interest that Donald Trump must answer

    Six critical questions about conflicts of interest that Donald Trump must answer

    9 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    Left unanswered, they will haunt Trump's presidency. A microphone is ready for use at a scheduled President-elect Donald Trump news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 CREDIT: AP Photo/Seth Wenig On Wednesday, President-elect Trump is scheduled to give his first press conference since the election - in fact, his first press conference in 168 days. While the focus of the conference remains unclear, Trump has previously hinted that he'll use the platform to unveil his ethics plan for his time in the White House, a crucial step given the tangled - and...
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  • Donald Trump Gives First Press Conference In Nearly Six Months

    Donald Trump Gives First Press Conference In Nearly Six Months

    9 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said on Wednesday that Russia had never tried to sway his actions and furiously blamed U.S. intelligence agencies for news reports that Moscow had compiled compromising information on him.
    In a series of Twitter posts, Trump accused intelligence agencies of taking “one last shot” at him by leaking the information. “Are we living in Nazi Germany?” he asked.
    Trump slammed as “fake news” the reports that classified documents presented to him last week by the heads of four U.S. intelligence agencies included claims that Russian intelligence...
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  • Donald Trump to hold first news conference since election

    9 monthes ago - By ABC

    President-elect Donald Trump will hold his first full news conference Wednesday since winning the 2016 presidential election.
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