Pressed repeatedly on the topic, Spicer said he simply had not talked to Trump about the matter and added: "If I have not had a discussion with him about a subject I tend not to speak about it".
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday declined to say whether Donald Trump has confidence in Jeff Sessions, amid reports that the president is still reeling over his attorney general's recusal from the Russian Federation investigation. "I have not had a discussion with him (Trump) about that", Spicer said. Sessions-a longstanding Trump ally who was the first GOP senator to support his candidacy-made the offer in recent weeks after Trump was infuriated by his decision to recuse himself from the investigation of alleged Russian election meddling, sources tell ABC and the Wall Street Journal.
But sources say the frustration runs both ways, prompting the resignation offer Sessions.
Trump has often expressed anger over the decision of Sessions to step back from the investigation, as this led to former FBI Director Robert Mueller taking over its proceedings, as well as giving the case increased publicity, according to the publication.
That was just one Tweet in a series where Trump shared what the Justice Department "should" do, which is apparently something he didn't bother to pass along to Jefferson Sessions via a route other than a giant public rebuke.
But the cozy, warm relationship between Trump and Sessions has appeared to turn ice cold, at least for the president, the New York Times reports. That was after he failed to disclose a conversation with Russia's ambassador to the United States during his confirmation hearing. Trump seemed to blame the DOJ for the "politically correct" revised version of the order, which Trump himself signed, posting that the Justice Department "should have stayed with the original Travel Ban, not the watered down, politically correct version they submitted" to the Supreme Court.
Williams had a good shot at making a run this year due to the weakened field, but she is now a casualty of that field. Bacsinszky consolidated the break with a drop shot victor which she has been using so effectively in her matches.
The Paris Agreement commits governments to hold the increase in average global temperature to 2 C above pre-industrial levels. Within the US , the announcement saw protests amidst questions about President Trump's views on climate change.
The choir's cover of the song quickly went viral after they performed it in tribute to the Manchester bombing victims. Sunday's concert will raise money for victims of the suicide bombing that struck at Grande's show on May 22.
Critics have argued that President Trump's vast business empire presents a conflict of interest with his administration. The first three American Idea hotels will be aimed at business travelers and blues-music tourists, Chawla said.
Together with Ross Taylor (39), Williamson stitched 95 runs for the third wicket to keep New Zealand in the hunt. With two points from one game, England will move to four and-it's-a-semifinal-place with victory over the Kiwis.
They love their French players, and it's a really cool atmosphere, I guess, try to pretend they are cheering for me. I don't know how to explain. "That wasn't easy for me either there, because there was lots of noise".
In other words, if most of the hardware is indeed confirmed, it'll be Apple's most packed WWDC in a long time. The event will be held in San Jose, California and will start at 10 AM Pacific Standard Time (10:30PM I.S.T).
Mr Burnham appeared on stage with representatives of political parties, religions and both of the city's football clubs. The show opened to a minute of silence and a performance by Marcus Mumford of Mumford and Suns.
It will be interesting to see which states and organizations continue to join this new Climate Alliance as the month progresses. Elected officials and private sector leaders across the US plan to defy President Donald Trump's position on climate change.
And private worries that he refused to step away from signing off on subpoenas boiled over in public Wednesday. But Democrats were only informed about other subpoenas - those related to unmasking - at the last minute.
Trump criticizes London's mayor, again
Mr Trump has since tweeted that Mr Khan had to "think fast" and was making a "pathetic exuse" with his explanation. He said there was still "great sorrow and anger" across the city about the "barbaric " and "cowardly" attack.
India launches heaviest rocket into space
Earlier, ISRO had launched the 3,404 kg GSAT-18 communication satellite from Ariane , French Guiana . Sivan said "The design carrying capacity of the rocket is four tonnes".
Kellyanne Conway's husband weighs in on Trump
Trump's own administration has denied that the executive order is a "ban" despite Trump's own words. He confirmed to the Washington Post on Monday that the Twitter account belonged to him.
Potential Replacements For Thad Matta At Ohio State
The Buckeyes limped to the end of this season, and then star guard JaQuan Lyle left the team without public explanation. With a national search now underway, here are three names that could be of interest to the Buckeyes.
You Can Download Puzzler 'Monument Valley 2' Right Now
If Monument Valley 2 seems like a game up your alley, it is now available through Apple's App Store for a one-time $5 purchase. It's also known as that game Kevin Spacey plays in House of Cards as he ponders his next political move.
Trump promises unfulfilled by House GOP health bill
Meanwhile, insurers continue to announce significant rate increases if the cost-sharing reduction (CSR) payments are not made. Overall, 52 percent of voters said they support Obamacare in the May poll, up from 46 percent support in March.
Microsoft Showcases Windows Mixed Reality Headsets
Microsoft didn't say whether this headset will be released in 2017 so it's quite possible that it may not arrive until next year. The new head-mounted unit features a polygonal 3D cover panel and ergonomically adjustable strap that allows single-hand setup.
Lewis Hamilton not looking to be Mercedes' No 1 driver
Whatever the strategy was, Ferrari will not mind after securing maximum points. "We spoke about the race before and it was clear . Kimi Raikkonen had the pole position, first after 12 years, and in the end, he didn't succeed to valorize it into a victory.
Wonder Woman's a full-on box office hit!
Wonder Woman is already in a good position just after its opening weekend, working on a budget of $150 million. But there's another woman who's also making headlines. "It shows that superhero movies aren't just about men".
Murray ousts del Potro and his 'very manly grunt' at French
Open champion, will next face South African Kevin Anderson , who beat Britain's Kyle Edmund 6-7 (6), 7-6 (4), 5-7, 6-1, 6-4. Spanish No. 21 seeded Carla Suarez defeated Ukrainian 14th seed Elena Vesnina 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 43 minutes.