Florida

Trump blasts Rep. Frederica Wilson for 'secretly' listening to his phone call with widow

6 monthes ago   |   By

REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
President Donald Trump railed against Rep. Frederica Wilson for secretly listening on a condolence call to the wife of a killed US soldier.
Wilson, a family friend and former mentor of the fallen soldier, was reportedly invited to the phone call, which was heard through the speakerphone.
President Donald Trump accused Rep. Frederica Wilson of Florida of "secretly" listening to a phone call he had with Myeshia Johnson, the widow of one of the four US soldiers killed in Niger earlier this month.
"The Fake News is going crazy with wacky Congresswoman Wilson , who was...
Read more ...

 

WATCH: Trump's phone call with the widow of fallen Special Forces soldier

WATCH: Trump's phone call with the widow of fallen Special Forces soldier

6 monthes ago   |   By

AP Photo/Matt Rourke
A widow of a Special Forces soldier shared footage of a phone call between her family and President Donald Trump.
Trump and the widow spoke for several minutes, talking about the fallen soldier's traits.
The footage comes amid controversy surrounding Trump's claims about phone calls to Gold Star families, many of them disputing some of his statements.
The widow of a Green Beret shared a touching phone call between her family and President Donald Trump that took place in April, The Washington Post reported on Thursday.
Natasha De Alencar, the wife of Staff Sgt. Mark De...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Florida      Rail      Family      Donald Trump      Frederica wilson      Niger      John Kelly      Places      Washington      Place      Gold Star      Gold Star family      U.S. Army      Afghanistan  


Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died at age 49

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died at age 49

Associated Press/Matt Dunham The actor Verne Troyer, who played "Mini-Me" in the "Austin Powers" films, has died at age 49. Troyer's representatives announced his death on... Read more ...

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos explains his famous one-character emails, known to...

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos explains his famous one-character emails, known to strike fear in manager's hearts

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos still personally reads customer complaint emails sent to him, even though he doesn't reply to many of them, he said during an on-stage interview on... Read more ...

26 incredible US national parks every nature-lover should visit

26 incredible US national parks every nature-lover should visit

Maridav/Shutterstock Travel + Leisure spoke with park employees at 26 of America's 417 National Park Service locations for tips on traversing the natural surrounds. Each park... Read more ...

Oklahoma has the highest rate of imprisoned women in the US - but one county...

Oklahoma has the highest rate of imprisoned women in the US - but one county is remarkably reversing the trend

Oklahoma has the highest rate of female incarceration in the country, a rate that continues to go up in every part of the state except for in Tulsa County. One organization... Read more ...

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are 10 reasons why investors should be pulling money...

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are 10 reasons why investors should be pulling money from tech

Scott Olson/Getty Images Bank of America Merrill Lynch sees the tech industry facing some considerable headwinds going forward, and thinks investors should reduce exposure to... Read more ...

This Rare Sitewide Casper Sale Ever Lets You Save On Mattresses and Accessories

This Rare Sitewide Casper Sale Ever Lets You Save On Mattresses and Accessories

Beyond the standard $50 discounts you hear about in the middle of every podcast, Casper mattresses don't go on sale often, and Casper accessory deals are even rarer. But this... Read more ...

Turkey is heading a fast recovery in tourism with 40 million tourists' arrival

Turkey is heading a fast recovery in tourism with 40 million tourists' arrival

The tourism industry in Turkey is making a fast recovery in 2018 as early booking figures and the growing demand from other countries showed Turkey a record 40 million... Read more ...

7 stylish subscription boxes for guys who want to dress well but hate shopping

7 stylish subscription boxes for guys who want to dress well but hate shopping

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. You can get... Read more ...

Bill Clinton reportedly spread a conspiracy theory that The New York Times'...

Bill Clinton reportedly spread a conspiracy theory that The New York Times' publisher struck a deal with Trump to help get him elected

Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images Former President Bill Clinton reportedly spread a conspiracy theory that The New York Times's publisher struck a deal with President Donald... Read more ...

10 ways that adults can have their own magical experience at Disneyland

10 ways that adults can have their own magical experience at Disneyland

Disneyland/Facebook Kids aren't the only ones who can have a fun experience at Disneyland . Staying at the parks late at night means you deal with shorter lines and fewer... Read more ...