President Donald Trump on Wednesday referred to a Kurdish journalist as "Mr. Kurd" during a marathon press conference following the United Nations General Assembly in NY.
Questions about Rosenstein's future were revived after a New York Times report tha, in May 2017 discussions with Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department officials, he suggested the idea of secretly recording Trump - remarks his defenders insist were merely sarcastic - and of invoking the Constitution to have the Cabinet consider removing Trump from office.
Trump also revealed he may call Rosenstein tonight or tomorrow to delay the meeting, saying "I don't want to do anything that gets in the way" of a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing featuring testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused the judge of sexually assaulting her during a party in high school.
"Not wanting to fire Rod Rosenstein is consistent with what I have understood for weeks, not just days, " said Rep. Mark Meadows, a North Carolina Republican who talks to Trump often.
"I hope the Justice Department saw that, Bret Stephens", Wallace said.
Trump and Rosenstein had been scheduled to meet Thursday.
In that column, the soon-to-be chief of staff mentioned Rosenstein.
Allies such as Fox News host Sean Hannity have accused the Federal Bureau of Investigation of leaking the damaging information on Rosenstein in the hope that Trump would fire him, setting off another firestorm just weeks before elections that will determine political control of Congress. "I think he may have some confidence that history will be kinder to him than politicians are". That meeting was scheduled after The New York Timesreported that Rosenstein allegedly suggested wearing a "wire" while with Trump.
Trump said "I would certainly prefer" not to fire Rosenstein, but he did not make a commitment one way or another before meeting with him face-to-face.
The question now is for how much longer. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation.
Within weeks of being confirmed as deputy attorney general, he was engulfed in controversy by writing a memo critical of then-FBI Director James Comey, which the White House cited as justification for Comey's firing.
In his address previous year to the UN, Trump insulted Mr Kim as a "rocket man" bent on nuclear destruction. Also: "We will not be governed by an worldwide body that is unaccountable to our own citizens".
He made the turn at 13 under par, while Englishman Rose was eight under after a three-putt bogey at the ninth hole. Woods' last victory came 1,875 days ago in August 2013 when he captured the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.
In videos and pictures of the aftermath circulating on social media, rescue officials can be seen shifting injured to hospitals. Meanwhile, the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attack but provided no evidence for the claim.
Pliskova , who also enjoyed a first-round bye, has found her passage to the title-match rather less straightforward. The unseeded 22-year-old broke Garcia five times on route to a comfortable victory, her first over the Frenchwoman.
Moon is expected to convey to Trump a personal message from Kim delivered at their inter-Korean talks last week. Kim requested a second meeting with Trump in a letter this month, and Trump says, "we will be doing that".
Despite the conciliatory tone, Trump said that Washington would prefer to keep all options - including military ones - open. Maduro arrived in NY for the potential meeting with Trump on Wednesday after initially saying he would not attend UNGA.
On Sept. 7, a tropical depression formed in the eastern Atlantic, about 500 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands. Tropical Storm Kirk has formed off the coast of Sierra Leone and will trek westward over the next week.
Taylor is attending the NBA's Board of Governors meetings today in NY , which include owners and top basketball executives. Butler had requested a trade out of Minnesota even with training camp about to start on Tuesday, September 25.
Lyon have been European champions for the past three years, while they have won the French title every year since 2006. Modric defeated the duo of Mohammad Salah of Liverpool and Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo to emerge the victor .
Ahwaz is in the centre of Khuzestan province, where there have been sporadic protests by the Arab minority in mainly Shia Iran . Iran will be scrambling to determine the motives for the Saturday's high-profile attack as it faces growing USA pressure.
United knocked out of League Cup by Derby on penalties
The biggest shock came at Old Trafford on Tuesday as Derby knocked out Manchester United on penalties in a dramatic contest. Only a stoppage time header from united substitute Marouane Fellaini had stopped them from victory.
Instagram co-founders to exit the company
Facebook's shares were down 2.4% at $161.51 in early trading yesterday, knocking more than $11bn off the stock's market value. Instagram has also largely remained insulated from the issues plaguing its parent company, and it continues to grow.
US Senate Judiciary Committee sets Kavanaugh vote for Friday
Trump has continued to highlight Kavanaugh's qualifications for the Supreme Court, touting his great legal mind and character. Each senator on the 21-member panel will be allowed five minutes to ask questions, said committee spokesman Taylor Foy.
49ers to work out former Texans quarterback
On Monday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Garoppolo suffered a torn ACL , thus ending his season . Now the 49ers will have to go back to life before Garoppolo for the rest of the season.
44 dead in Tanzania ferry accident, Video Gallery
And in 2011 almost 200 people were killed when the MV Spice Islander I sank off Tanzania's Indian Ocean coast near Zanzibar. Red Cross volunteers engaged in rescue efforts on and around Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania .
Apple releases how-to videos for the Apple Watch Series 4
The iOS 12 .1 beta mainly includes the group FaceTime feature that was announced at WWDC but pulled from the iOS 12 betas. Long story short: One iPhone XS Max survived being in a bowl of fresh water for 30 minutes with no visible damage.