- 2017-09-19 14:01:17Z
WASHINGTON ― His name was uttered just once, as the eighth director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation rattled off the names of his seven predecessors.
By Steve Holland and Jeff Mason UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his standoff with North Korea over its nuclear challenge on Tuesday, threatening to "totally destroy" the country of 26 million people and mocking its leader, Kim Jong Un, as a "rocket man." In a hard-edged speech to the United Nations General Assembly, Trump offered a grim portrait of a world in peril, adopted a more confrontational approach to solving global challenges from Iran to Venezuela, and gave an unabashed defense of U.S. sovereignty. "The United States has great strength and patience, but if it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally...
In testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer will insist he never colluded with Russia during the 2016 election and outline the public scrutiny he and his family have faced.