As some civil rights leaders, such as Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., have responded to the alleged remarks by calling the president a racist, Young told Todd that "it doesn't help to label people". "And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation".
On Friday, the president was widely condemned after it was reported that during a meeting with lawmakers on immigration reform, he asked, "Why are we having all these people from sh**hole countries come here?"
The president, according to the reports, also said the United States should accept moreimmigrants from places like Norway.
On Thursday, though, during White House talks about an immigration plan that would include protections for people from Haiti and other countries, Trump exploded with his "shithole" remarks, according to sources.
Senator Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Mr Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said.
But Senator Dick Durbin insisted the United States leader had used "hate-filled, vile and racist language during the meeting".
In a short statement, White House physician Dr Ronny Jackson said the session at at Walter Reed military hospital "went exceptionally well".
South Africa Summons US Official Over Trump 'Insult' Chesky added, "2.7M guests from Airbnb decided that countries in Africa, El Salvador, and Haiti were attractive enough to visit". The US government has suffered a backlash from most African countries over the "shithole" comment by US President Trump .
Trump's political brand was built on appeal to whites, many of them of modest income and education, who embraced his "Make America Great Again" campaign slogan and promises to restore blue-collar jobs and American global prestige.
"I'm not the only one that does not remember that being said".
"While expressing our shock, dismay and outrage, the African Union strongly believes that there is a huge misunderstanding of the African continent and its people by the current Administration", the AU added.
The claim that Trump used the word "sh*thole" has been corroborated by a number of Senators who were present at the meeting where he allegedly said it. Lindsey Graham of SC were mistaken in indicating that was the case. There is no other word you can use but "racist". "He said, 'Oh, that's a good line.' "When I talked to him about the impact this has on family unification, in a nation that values families with the flag as the most important symbols of our future, they scoffed at this notion".
He suggested in a statement Friday that the president had said something questionable, but Graham did not directly say Trump had used the term "sh-hole" to describe African countries. I don't know if they were taken - I wasn't in the room. I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians.
Trump tweeted earlier Sunday that the program is "probably dead" and blamed Democrats.
"I think they were, yes".
Word of Trump's comments threatened to upend delicate negotiations over resolving the status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. On Sunday, he said he thinks Trump is a racist.
He blamed Democrats for failing to reach a deal on DACA, the Obama-era policy that offers protection for children who were brought to the US illegally. Deals can't get made when there is no trust!
Pope's apology comes at a time when attacks on the Catholic churches in Chile have increased significantly over the past week. A planned mass on Tuesday morning in Santiago is expected to attract more than 500,000 people, government officials said.
Pro Wrestling Sheet has confirmed Jey Uso was arrested over the weekend in Texas for allegedly driving while intoxicated. They've been among the top performers on SmackDown Live and helped carry the show's tag team division.
Indian smartphone maker Karbonn has added a new smartphone to its Titanium-series of phones in the form of Titanium Frames S7. In the camera department, the smartphone comes equipped with a 13-megapixel snapper both at the rear as well as the front.
The newspaper warns that North Korea has various options that can be used against Washington at an appropriate time. North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un's annual New Year address was a mixture of good and bad.
US President Donald Trump during meeting with legislators on immigration reform at the White House in Washington January 9, 2018. It is not true. "He didn't just name a white country, he named the whitest - so white they wear moon-screen", he said.
A senior official from Somalia, also on the US list of TPS nations, told CNN that Trump's comments were unworthy of a response. The outcry over Trump's remarks dominated news coverage on Friday and has complicated efforts to reach a deal on immigration.
A US judge ruled last Tuesday that DACA should remain in effect until legal challenges brought in multiple courts are resolved. When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Mr Durbin said Mr Trump replied: "We don't need more Haitians'".
The president, according to the reports, also said the United States should accept more immigrants from places like Norway. The program shielded these immigrants, often referred to as "Dreamers", from deportation and granted them permits to work.
For much of the war, the United States and Turkey worked together, jointly supporting forces fighting against Assad's government. The SDF now controls almost 25 percent of Syria's territory along the borders with Turkey and Iraq.
Donald Trump: I'm least racist person you have seen
One insider believes the discrepancy may be why some Republican senators are denying having heard the president say " shithole ". Nigeria is far from being the first country to demonstarate its protest about the U.S. president's racially-charged comments.
Donald Trump defends self, says: 'I am not a racist'
The person believes the discrepancy may be why some Republican senators are denying having heard the president say "shithouse". Protesters carried Haitian flags and signs with messages including "peace, love, power, dream".
Trump defends self after comments: 'I am not a racist'
Dick Durbin of IL , the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. About 700,000 people are covered by DACA. "I think that there are people that are looking for an apology".
John Kelly Convinced Trump to Kill Bipartisan DACA Deal
A dispute over how much to allocate to defense and domestic programs also has been an obstacle to a broader fiscal agreement. "People are attaching these as far as leverage is concerned", but Republican leaders won't go along, he said .
Breastfeeding mom asked to cover up or leave Chick-fil-A
Chick-fil-A, which began as a family-owned restaurant in Atlanta, Georgia, has over 2,000 restaurants across the United States. The manager of a Chick-fil-A restaurant in North Dakota has apologized for telling a breast-feeding mother to leave.
Australian Open: Djokovic makes comeback with a victory
Canadian Eugenie Bouchard ended a six-match losing run on the tour by beating France's Oceane Dodin 6-3 7-6 (5). Fellow British player Heather Watson was beaten 7-5, 7-6 (8-6) by world No. 54 Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan.