Trump has not directly addressed the allegations of the secret line to Moscow, but took to Twitter after his return to Washington to dismiss White House leaks as "fabricated lies" and "fake news".
White House officials have defended Kushner against the barrage of revelations, and President Trump released a statement on Sunday stating that Kushner has his full confidence.
In another tweet, he posted: "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names it is very possible that those sources don't exist but are made up by fake news writers. #FakeNews is the enemy!"
The White House is not always troubled by anonymous sources.
"It's both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable", Kelly said on ABC Sunday.
Meanwhile, Kushner's lawyer has said that he is willing to cooperate with congressional probes of Trump campaign links to Russian officials. Now communication is a bad thing for them?
Spicer pushed back against allegations, but did not deny, that President Trump's son-in-law and Senior Advisor Jared Kushner tried to set up back channel communications with Russian Federation for private communication. Some also questioned whether his security clearance needs to be revoked. Neither the meeting nor the Americans involved were under US surveillance, officials told the Post. But Kelly said such back-channel communications don't bother him and would not be harmful to USA security interests. (At age 36 he can not remember meeting with Russian diplomats only several months ago?) The American public needs to know the reason for the attempt to set up a covert communication channel with Russia.
"I think any time you have channels of communication with a country - particularly one like Russian Federation - I wouldn't criticize it", Kelly reiterated. "As they build their own situational awareness - with Russian Federation in this case - I don't see an issue here".
"Russia, at least for my money, is our primary adversary", he told NBC. "They are in to do us in".
Passengers were screened upon disembarkation and put up at hotels, and will be offered seats on alternative flights. Malaysia's deputy transport minister, Abdul Aziz bin Kaprawi, told AFP the item was not a bomb, but a " powerbank ".
The 18th seed, fired a total of 20 aces, including six in the first set alone, which he raced through in 30 minutes on Tuesday. Konta, 26, is yet to win a match in the main draw at Roland Garros after three successive first-round losses.
Trump asked top intelligence officials to defend him against claims that his campaign collaborated with the Russian government. Kushner is a senior adviser to the President and is influential in policy matters. "Kushner not going anywhere, I'm told".
In light of that need for roster enhancement, this could have been the last parquet party for a fair number of those in uniform. The deficit reached a peak of 37 points, the second worst under Brad Stevens to the 50-point lead the Cavs reached in Game 2.
One of the few times Gustafsson didn't just evade Teixeira's lunge was in the third round, when he almost finished the fight. He went into the fifth round against Glover Teixeira on Sunday but didn't require the judges.
A game of football or a concert is a moment that you must live with passion and enthusiasm. "I just want to enjoy my football". He can think what he wants. "For this reason, I hope to see a great game and all my players trying to win for us", Conte said.
Greater Manchester police said after this morning's raids that they were "keeping an open mind" in a "fast-moving investigation". The Conservatives and Labour are to resume local general election campaigning on Thursday, and national campaigning on Friday.
James had earlier been whistled for his fourth foul with nearly seven minutes left in the first half, sending him to the bench. The Cavaliers outscored the Celtics 65-42 in the second half, thanks to Irving's playoff career high in points.
The awkwardness may stem from Trump's tacit support of Macron's rival Marine Le Pen during the French election. President Macron said he respected President Trump's decision to put the Paris agreements under review.
Apparently, Shah Rukh Khan will be seen in a cameo as a magician, who helps Salman's character discover his talents. The film is directed by Kabir Khan and also stars Chinese star Zhu Zhu , Zeeshan Ayyub and late actor Om Puri .
The undercard includes a WBA super middleweight title fight between George Groves of London and Fedor Chudinov of Russian Federation .
Mother of Tamir Rice relieved officer fired
In 2015, a grand jury declined to criminally charge Loehmann in the Rice shooting. "We still need accountability". Garmback was suspended for 10 days for violating a tactical rule for his driving that day.
All the style from Cannes Film Festival opening night
She paired the one shoulder, thigh-high slit gown with Chloe Gosselin's platform shoes and De Grisogono diamond earrings and cuff. She didn't seem too upset by the fashion faux-pas, and was later seen partying the night away with her fellow models.
KISS concert in Manchester canceled after terrorist attacks
Abedi spent time in Libya before the attack and transited through Istanbul and Dusseldorf airports on his way back to Britain. She said: "The public should be clear about what this means - a threat level of severe means an attack is highly likely".
Mosul civilians in 'grave danger' as ISIS resists Iraqi forces
The move is an abrupt shift from past instructions that have mostly told civilians to stay in place until the fighting is over. The enclave covers mainly the Old City centre and three adjacent districts alongside the western bank of the Tigris river.
Cleveland Cavaliers reach the NBA Finals
He also added eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals as the Cavs romped to a 135-102 victory and a 4-1 series win. LeBron and Kyrie combined for 28 third-quarter points, with Irving going for 13 points and four assists in the frame.
Intel spat adds to Israeli concerns about Trump visit
The wall is in the Old City, a part of east Jerusalem , which the US and most of the world consider to be occupied territory. Trump said as a candidate he would move the embassy to Jerusalem , but now says he's studying the issue.
JEE Advanced tomorrow, more than 2500 to appear in Odisha
The previous year, many students and teachers said that components of the JEE (Advanced) were particularly challenging. The paper contained a mix of single choice, multiple correct choice and passage type single choice question.
4 militants killed in Rampur sector: Army
Indian army Tuesday claimed it had damaged some Pakistani army posts on LoC and described it as "punitive fire assaults". Two groups of terrorists managed to cross the LoC even during winter when the mountain passes were covered with snow.
Steven Mnuchin at G7: 'We don't want to be protectionist'
Another senior official from the delegation said, "Each one of us is following developments in USA tax policy very closely". The aim for the G7 and central bankers on Saturday is to join forces to fight the growing threat of worldwide cyber attacks.
With budget unfinished, Legislature heads to special session
There were other complications with the one-page special session agreement hurriedly drafted Monday among the state's top leaders. On Wednesday, the House approved bills for taxes, education and transportation, with senators doing the same with taxes.
'Foiling' America's Cup due to set sail Saturday in Bermuda
Showing all of his class and experience, Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithill refused to give in and gradually clawed his way back. Crewmen on SoftBank Team Japan had to leap clear of Ainslie's port hull as it crashed onto their starboard hull.