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|The President told the widow of a fallen soldier that 'he knew what he signed up for,' according to Rep. Frederica Wilson
President Donald Trump told the widow of a US serviceman killed in the ambush in Niger that "he knew what he signed up for ... but when it happens it hurts," according to Rep. Frederica Wilson.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 6:23 AM
|Congresswoman: I was going to curse him out ... I was livid
President Trump called the families of troops who lost their lives in the Niger raid. Congresswoman Frederica Wilson says he told the widow of Sergeant La David Johnson, "He knew what he signed up for." She talks to CNN's Don Lemon about the call.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 7:02 AM
|Trump: Ask Kelly whether Obama called after his son was killed
President Donald Trump, in defense of his claim that President Barack Obama didn't call the loved ones of fallen soldiers, floated the idea Tuesday that reporters ask his chief of staff, retired Gen. John Kelly, whether Obama called him after his son died in Afghanistan.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 3:57 AM
|Trump has repeatedly politicized military service and sacrifice
President Donald Trump, though often acting as a champion of the military, has at times politicized the sacrifice of those who paid a terrible price in the nation's wars in a way that few of his predecessors would have countenanced.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 5:02 AM
|Jason Kander: Trump's remarks to widow are nauseating
Former Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander reacts to President Trump telling soldier's widow "he knew what he signed up for," according to Congresswoman Frederica Wilson.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 7:00 AM
|Celtics' Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome ankle injury
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|Noted market strategist: Thank God white people populated America
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 12:32 AM
|Officers involved in forcibly removing plane passenger are fired
Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 2:49 AM
|2 sailors die of apparent drug overdoses
Two US sailors based at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in Georgia have died of apparent drug overdoses in the last week, according to a US Navy public affairs officer.
POSTED OCTOBER 18, 2017 6:44 AM
|Opinion: Weinstein 'witch hunt'? Wrong, Woody Allen
"You also don't want it to lead to a witch hunt atmosphere, a Salem atmosphere, where every guy in an office who winks at a woman is suddenly having to call a lawyer to defend himself. That's not right either." -- Filmmaker Woody Allen, on the more than two dozen women who have accused media mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment or assault.
POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2017 8:46 PM