As the President's woes have increased with the Russian Federation and obstruction of justice investigations, the White House has increasingly tried to limit the information that is made available to the American people.
President Donald Trump may finally confirm by the end of the week whether tapes of conversations between him and former FBI Director James Comey exist, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters Monday.
A White House spokesperson did not return a question about why today's briefing was off-camera, or whether future briefings will be off-camera.
"I wish we had some video or some audio from this briefing to share with you, but the White House mandated that we are not allowed to cover the White House Press Secretary for the President of the United States of America in that fashion."
"As he did in the beginning, Sean Spicer is managing both the communications and press office", the White House said in a statement. "If he can't come out and answer the questions and they are just not going to do on camera or audio, why are we having these briefings in the first place?" "I don't know why everybody is going along with this", Acosta said.
"So the White House press secretary is getting to a point, Brooke, where he's just kind of useless", Acosta said during an appearance on "CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin". "It feels like we're sort of slowly but but surely being dragged into what is a new normal in this country".
Acosta speculated that the reason The White House has turned off the cameras is that "they want their evasive answers not saved for posterity". In a press conference in the Rose Garden, Trumpassured reporters that he would tell them about the tapes in a "very short period of time".
"That is the only conclusion one could draw", Acosta said.
In his opinion for the court, Justice Samuel Alito rejected arguments that trademarks are government speech, not private speech. The University of North Dakota says the case of its defunct Fighting Sioux nickname is different from one before the U.S.
The Democrats then listed all the hearing rooms in the Senate where Republicans could hold a debate on the bill. Another representative of a leading patient group compared the experience to "talking to a wall".
That's why they asked for at least three - and, in some proposals, four - assets last June in their talks with the Celtics. Since the star wing has a minimum of two full seasons left, the Bulls could expect a rich haul in return for Butler.
The community is reacting to these closures, but possibly not in the way Take-Two Interactive would have hoped. At the time of writing, only 13% of the 39,936 reviews offered in the last 30 days have been positive.
That could help Amazon cut shipping costs and give the company opportunities to sell even more products once in the store. John Meyer, a portfolio and security analyst, said a "price war" between brick and mortar stores is already occurring.
The oldest tried to join him by also scoring his first tournament goal, but Sandro Wagner's diving header was off target. But we really want to do it on the world stage with everyone watching and the whole world watching.
Benioff was also among the cascade of CEOs that panned Trump's decision, but like the majority chose to stay on the council. While almost all of the group will be in attendance, there are a few faces that will not be seen in Washington.
India defeated Pakistan by 7-1 in an all-round show in the World Hockey League semi-final played in London on Sunday. In the 49th minute of the game, Pradeep Mor scored his first goal of the match to stretch the lead by 6-0.
Strong thunderstorms possible Monday afternoon
Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, the weather service said, but severe winds will provide the main threat to the region. The National Weather Service in Lincoln has extended a flood warning for northern McLean County until noon Sunday.
Meet Brooks Koepka's ACTUAL Girlfriend, Jena Sims
Open, Buck and the Fox Sports crew actually had a pretty good tournament, worlds better than their debut at Chambers Bay in 2015. Sims, the 2007 Miss Georgia Teen USA, has appeared in movies including "3-Headed Shark Attack", Golf Digest noted .
Cosby judge could revisit issue of revealing names of jurors
Paul Callan, who represented the estate of Nicole Brown Simpson in a civil case against her ex-husband, former football star O.J. Although he gave the jurors this instruction, one alternate who did not decide on the outcome spoke to NBC News .
Newtown parent won't view NBC interview of Alex Jones
The woman said she informed her belief that Sandy Hook was fake by reports by Jones' InfoWars and other similar publications. Before Bill O'Reilly's "exit" from Fox News, Kelly's salary at NBC made her the 6th highest paid TV host in the nation .
Ohio mother and daughters mysteriously found dead in home
Royalton police confirm to me women killed in triple homicide are sisters Kylie & Taylor Pifer and their mother Susanne Taylor . The suspect in a triple homicide in northern OH is actually believed to have killed a total of five people in a 24-hour period.
Markets Right Now: Tech, banks lead early gains
Apple rose 1.7 percent in the first few minutes of trading Monday, while Google's parent company, Alphabet , gained 1.6 percent. United States markets opened modestly higher on Monday, as technology stocks rebounded after sell-offs last week.
Man United bid €35m for another Benfica defender
The FC panel debate the rumours of Cristiano Ronaldo requesting a move out of Spain, possibly back to Manchester United . Semedo, a right back, played more than 60 games for Benfica and is now being heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford.
Cuba rejects new US policy, saying pressure will not work
However, they have rejected reason and good judgment in exchange for Trump's signature on legislation that furthers their agenda. Marco Rubio, who helped craft the new policy , continues to sell it, with an op/ed in the Miami Herald , co-authored by Sen.