Trump presumably wants to make it easier for people to take media companies to court if they feel embarrassed by press coverage. "You can't stand the heat or the truth but no one forced you to run for President".
The president has been particularly aggrieved after the publication of Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury", which depicts his White House as chaotic, beset by infighting and incompetent, at least in the early days of his administration.
"Our current libel laws are a sham and a disgrace and do not represent American values or American fairness", he said, renewing a long-held desire for curbs against what is written about him. "You can't say things that are false, knowingly false, and be able to smile as money pours into your bank account".
Trump's libel law talk came after a week's worth of embarrassing stories about his troubled presidency, citing the new book "Fire and Fury". "We are going to take a very, very strong look at that".
"This is not the first time President Trump has shaken his fist against our libel laws".
In what was seen as an attempt to show Trump is mentally fit and in command, the president had kept a pool of reporters, including a TV camera, inside of a meeting he had on Tuesday with U.S. lawmakers on immigration.
"I think what the American people want to see is fairness".
Many reporters covering the White House have received death threats and get regular hate mail from Trump supporters.
"Trump is not changing - and he never will change - the libel laws in this country, despite his rhetoric", said Richard Roth, a New York-based white-collar litigator and founder of the Roth Law Firm.
But the president, known for being litigious himself, insisted Wednesday that existing laws don't do enough to ensure 'that when somebody says something that is false and defamatory about someone, that person will have meaningful recourse in our courts'.
A White House readout released shortly before the Cabinet meeting said the president had told Moon he was open to talks with North Korea "at the appropriate time, under the right circumstances".
Trump has not followed up with any lawsuit. Nor did he identify what, exactly, the administration will be "taking a very very strong look at".
Zac Brown Band returning to Lincoln this summer With his new band, Sir Rosevelt, Zac Brown has a new song, "It Goes On", in the new Chris Hemsworth war film, "12 Strong". The nomination is the ninth for the group's members to go with three Grammy wins.
According to the Interior Ministry, more than 700 people have so far been detained for clashing with police and inciting "riots". Among the arrested were two radical Islamists who had helped storm a police station in Nefza town, he said.
United Kingdom counter terrorism officers have arrested a woman on suspicion of plotting a terror attack, Metro.co.uk reported. Britain was hit by a series of terrorist attacks in 2017 that left 36 people dead.
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It improved, as 23 investors sold NOW shares while 115 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 240 raised stakes. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.04.
Furniture stores, and building material and garden equipment (two separate categories), both enjoyed annual gains of 9.9 percent. There were increases across all retail categories except sporting goods, which was down 0.5% year-over year.
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And I'm thinking to myself, 'alright, humans - like Homo sapiens - we've been here since, like, 10,000 B.C. I'm not trying to convince everybody that the world is flat ". "I just want it to be just done with".
Martell Frank also sold $1.67M worth of CoreLogic, Inc. (NYSE:AET) shares were sold by McCarthy Margaret M. (NYSE:CLGX). AXA raised its stake in Aetna by 16.6% during the third quarter. 14,020 were accumulated by Maverick Capital Limited.
Bank Of Nova Scotia increased Union Pac Corp (NYSE:UNP) stake by 127,211 shares to 355,004 valued at $41.17M in 2017Q3. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, July 20.
People close to the companies quickly cautioned that there was no timetable for a deal, or even if one would happen. But soon after, CNBC that said the two media companies are not in active merger talks, citing multiple reports.
Their average price target spell out an upbeat performance - a -9% and would give UNP a market capitalization of almost $98.38B. You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of $4.18 Billion over the past twelve months.
Analysts See $0.71 EPS for American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL)
Mason Street Advisors Llc increased Autonation Inc (NYSE:AN) stake by 23,269 shares to 32,404 valued at $1.54 million in 2017Q3. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans increased its position in American Airlines Group by 0.6% in the second quarter. 7 were sells.
Bank of Hawaii Grows Stake in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
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Rapoport: Cardinals likely to interview Steve Wilks second time
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Panthers DC Steve Wilks will forego his planned interview for the Colts' head-coaching vacancy. Wilks does have a connection to the Giants, as their new general manager, Dave Gettleman, previously was GM for the Panthers.
TMC, BJP unleash violence on Vivekananda birth anniversary
On Thursday, the court had appointed two special officers to ensure law and order is maintained during the bike rally. Police sources said that a huge police contingent was rushed to the spot and the situation was brought under control.
Records fall as Manager, Player of Month winners named
The fact that Liverpool have conceded 13 goals against the top six indicated why they spent £75 million on Virgil van Dijk . Mohamed Salah returned to training this week after sitting out the club's past two fixtures with a groin niggle.
Ohio State trooper injured during fight with suspect
An Elyria man bit off a portion of an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper's ear during a struggle Thursday morning. According to WJW, part of the trooper's ear was bitten off during the confrontation. "I felt helpless.
Raw meat danger to pets and owners
They should be educated about proper handling of the products and personal hygiene measures, and the products should include warnings and handling instructions, the investigators said.
Mackenzie Financial Corp Boosts Position in Accenture PLC
The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $101.17B. The investment managers in our partner's database now own: 461.53 million shares, down from 466.45 million shares in 2017Q2.
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)
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Norinchukin Bank Boosts Stake in Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD)
Fang Zheng increased its stake in Vipshop Hldgs Ltd (VIPS) by 920.96% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It improved, as 29 investors sold JCOM shares while 74 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 696 raised stakes.
Discount retailer B&M emerges as a Christmas victor
B&M European Value Retail turned over £969.8m in the 13 weeks to 23 December 2017 compared to £789.1m for the same period in 2016. In its United Kingdom market, sales shot up by 12.9 per cent to £837.3 million with like-for-like sales up by 3.9 per cent.