• Anderson Cooper, Kellyanne Conway Spar Over CNN's Report On Trump's Russian Ties

    5 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    Donald Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway bashed CNN for another news organization's story on Wednesday night, hours after her boss lambasted the cable network as “ fake news. ”
    The president-elect's senior adviser, during an interview with Anderson Cooper, railed against CNN and its story Tuesday night that said Trump had been presented with a report that claimed Russian spies had collected compromising personal information on him. CNN's report, citing unnamed U.S. officials, didn't link to the documents and noted the allegations are unconfirmed.
    Conway said she knew “CNN must be feeling the...
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  • Anderson Cooper and one of Trump's top advisers battle over Russia report

    Anderson Cooper and one of Trump's top advisers battle over Russia report

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    CNN's Anderson Cooper and Kellyanne Conway, one of President-elect Donald Trump's top advisers, sparred over whether Trump was briefed on allegations that Russia acquired damaging information about him.
    During the heated exchange Wednesday night, Conway denied that Trump had knowledge of a two-page report attached to a briefing on Russian cyberattcks that was prepared for President Barack Obama and Trump.
    “A lot of print and electronic outlets were so reluctant and hesitant to go forward with anything close to what CNN or BuzzFeed did,” Conway said.
    Conway specifically took issue with a...
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  • Cooper and Conway clash over CNN's report on Russian intel briefing

    Cooper and Conway clash over CNN's report on Russian intel briefing

    5 monthes ago - By Politico

    Anderson Cooper on Wednesday night defended CNN's reporting of an intelligence briefing Donald Trump received on Russia against a flurry of attacks by Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway, hours after the president-elect accused the network of airing "fake news." During the heated exchange, Trump's former campaign manager and incoming White House adviser repeatedly conflated CNN's report on a briefing Trump received by the heads of the CIA, FBI and NSA to BuzzFeed's publishing of a 35-page report detailing salacious and unverifiable information about the president-elect's activities in Russia...
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