Scaramucci says Trump 'knows what he's going to do with' Bannon
13 August, 2017, 18:08 | Author: Brenda Erickson
George Stephanopoulos asked him if he would have okayed that statement if he was still the White House Communications Director.
On Saturday, Trump strongly condemned the violence in Charlottesville, organized by far-right nationalists, stating that the events were a "display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides", but refrained from blaming any particular group for the outbreak of violence.
'I wouldn't have recommended that statement, ' said Scaramucci, who held his White House position for just 10 days. "I think [Trump] needed to be much harsher as it related to white supremacists".
Sources told Axios that West Wing staff believe Bannon was behind leaks about National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and that Bannon's job could be in danger.
He added that "you have to call that stuff out", given the "moral authority" of the President.
North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks
In commodities, US. crude fell 0.67 per cent to $49.23 per barrel and Brent was last at $52.58, down 0.23 per cent on the day. Inflation has risen 1.7 percent over the past 12 months, suggesting that inflation pressures remain well under control.
If you're exhausted of the Scaramucci show, the grown-ups in the White House are fanning out across various programs today to address the North Korean nuclear threat and the prospect of war.
"You're not going change the president", Scaramucci said.
"I call him 'chief, '" Trump told reporters Friday at his Bedford, N.J., golf club.
Scaramucci's brief tenure at the White House ended with his resignation in late July after he gave a bombastic interview to the New Yorker in which he lashed out at various other members of Trump's inner circle. The president has a very good idea of the people that are undermining his agenda that are serving their own interests.
SCARAMUCCI: Well, I think the president knows what he's going to do with Steve Bannon.
On Thursday, MACC officers seized documents related to the Kampung Sungai Lembu factory from the Seberang Prai Municipal Council. Earlier, Dev told reporters that the magistrate in Penang did not hear their submissions before setting the remand order.
But some economists say the Fed may stand pat for the rest of 2017 unless inflation accelerates in coming months. Brent crude, used to price worldwide oils, rose 20 cents to $52.10 a barrel in London .
In response, Japan began on Saturday to deploy its missile defense system Patriot, after threats from Pyongyang. North Korea has lashed back at the US following President Donald Trump's latest warnings .
Ambassador Nikki Haley "has [gained] diplomatic traction" and "is gaining diplomatic results", according to the BBC. The North was responding to Trump's threat in a statement from its military carried by state-run news agency KCNA.
As part of its defenses on Guam, the United States installed a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system in 2013. Guam's Homeland Security Adviser George Charfauros urged calm and said defenses are in place for such threats.
Quite surprisingly, Apple employees were split nearly evenly with 51 to 49 employees favouring Google's decision to fire Damore . In a recent Blind survey , majority of the employees from these firms voted against Google's decision to fire Damore .
While the UK's FTSE 100 Index slid by 0.6%, the German DAX Index slumped by 1.1% and the French CAC 40 Index tumbled by 1.4%. Crude futures meanwhile extended losses on fears of slowing demand and lingering concerns over global oversupply.
Investors also drew some encouragement from government data showing US inflation at the consumer level only inched higher in July. The reclusive state raised the stakes further with a detailed plan to send a salvo of missiles towards the USA territory of Guam.
The Premier League season started in incredible fashion, with two goals in a matter of minutes after the opening whistle. The 2017-18 Premiere League season started off with an absolute thriller between Arsenal and Leicester City on Friday.
Besides that, today the area of interest will be how India's own chinaman Kuldeep Yadav bowls on a pitch offering slow turn. For Sri Lanka , Pushpakumara scalped 3 wickets , while Sandakan took 2 wickets and Fernando one.
Floods, landslides claim 30 lives in Nepal
He said rescue effects in flood and landslides-affected districts and places were hindered by adverse weather conditions. The latest casualties bring the death toll from this year's monsoon season to more than 100, government records show.
Stocks Regain Ground But Still Close Lower For The Week
Investors bought bonds after the Labor Department said the consumer-price index increased 0.1% in July from the previous month. An index of 15 gold miners tracked by Bloomberg Intelligence climbed 1.1 percent, led by Toronto-based Yamana Gold Inc.
4 natural disaster hits Indonesia's Sumatra: USGS
Geological Survey said the quake Sunday morning had a magnitude of 6.4 and occurred at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles). Channel NewsAsia received calls from residents in Singapore living in Toa Payoh and Farrer Road saying they felt tremors.
Dow plummets 205pts as Trump inflames Korea tension
Retailers slid after department stores Macy's and Kohl's both said same-store sales continued to decline in the second quarter. Investors are increasingly nervous: The VIX volatility index, a closely-watched "fear gauge", is up 70% since Tuesday.
Yanks place Tanaka on 10-day DL
Having gone just four innings while issuing five free passes in his last start, it's clear that this issue has come up just recently for Tanaka.