"Trump, who was meeting with the analyst as part of a briefing on a family being released by militants in Pakistan, waited until the briefing was over before questioning her where she was from".
News revealed that the president repeatedly asked about where a staffer was from while she was providing information to him inside the Oval Office.
But after admitting that both of her parents were from Korea, Trump reportedly asked an adviser why the "pretty Korean lady" was not negotiating with North Korea's government on behalf of the United States.
The analyst, whose name has been withheld and is an expert in hostage policy, replied that she was originally from New York City.
Skip Bayless reveals his pick for Jaguars at Steelers Overall, this should be a game where the Steelers defense can try things, find themselves and still keep themselves in the game. Marrone said at a news conference Monday that he does not believe Bortles has lost confidence as a passer.
Trump, it has often been reported, likes to match people to jobs he thinks they look qualified for.
The exchange was detailed to NBC News after Trump's "shithole" remark on Thursday drew backlash and claims that he is racist. The network did not receive comments from the briefer or the White House. The senior Democratic senator Dick Durbin, who was in the meeting, subsequently said that he had.
The NBC report listed other instances of the president speaking with an apparent lack of sensitivity in formal surroundings, in meetings with members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and with Navajo code talkers.
Officials told NBC that Trump wanted to know where "your people" are from.
The president reportedly expressed surprise that no CBC members knew Ben Carson, the housing and urban development secretary who is the only black member of his cabinet.
Elm Ridge Management Llc sold 37,954 shares as the company's stock declined 16.81% while stock markets rallied. Among 31 analysts covering Patterson-UTI Energy Inc (NASDAQ: PTEN ), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold.
Bb&T Secs Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) or 145,410 shares. (NASDAQ:PEP). Pinnacle Wealth Mgmt Advisory Grp Inc Lc stated it has 0.28% in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) for 24,214 shares.
John Kim decreased its stake in Baidu Adr Rep One Cl A (BIDU) by 27.51% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new position in shares of Bill Barrett in the 3rd quarter valued at about $120,000.
Several other institutional investors have also sold shares of the company. 100 funds opened positions while 428 raised stakes. Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) share price swings at $74.06 with percentage change of 0.20% in most recent trading session.
Seth Meyers was tasked with hosting the ceremony - and he didn't shy away from the "elephant in the room". The biggest stars of film and television were honored at the 75th Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills.
Williamson was one of Corbyn's most loyal supporters, regularly speaking out in defence of the Labour leader. He was cleared last month of allegations that he had groped a woman at the party's conference.
The Ontario - Canada-based Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board has invested 1.02% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC ). The stock of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC ) earned "Hold" rating by Standpoint Research on Thursday, December 1.
Talking to reporters after the Tucson event, McSally touted her voting record as one of the most reliable in Arizona for Trump. Also running in the Republican primary is conservative state Senator Kelli Ward, like Arpaio a strong Trump supporter.
The transportation company reported $2.22 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.12 by $0.10. After rates held steady on Thursday, the Standard & Poor's 500 index marked its seventh gain in the last eight days.
EPS for Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) Expected At $0.56
After $2.72 actual EPS reported by The Boeing Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.51% EPS growth. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt reported 0.07% stake. 9,970 were reported by Johnson Invest Counsel.
Trump 'set to extend Iran sanctions relief'
Two EU diplomats said EU foreign ministers would discuss next steps at their next regular meeting on January 22 in Brussels . Mr Trump has strongly criticised the deal, which was reached during Barack Obama's presidency and helped end a long crisis.
Slain girl may have been victim of serial killer
DNA samples have also been taken from 90 possible suspects.A post-mortem report suggested that Zainab had been brutally assaulted. On Friday, members of the JIT, including Idrees, reached the Kasur DPO office and held meetings with local officials.
Marquee man Robert Whittaker pulls out of UFC's WA debut event
In the short term, despite being well-tailored to the local audience, UFC 221 was a one-fight card for the rest of the world. UFC 221 will feature a title fight, but at what point will fans stop caring about interim titles, if they haven't already?
Gayle King downplays chance of Oprah Winfrey running
She had Donald Trump , this is before politics, her last week and she had Donald Trump and my family. "And I did run in 2012". Almost half of voters or 48 percent would vote for Oprah compared to 38 percent for Trump . " She would absolutely do it ".
Deep, buried glaciers spotted on Mars
It is also possible that layers of snow were compressed every climate cycle, resulting to the building deposits of ice over time. With this combination, normal surface dust and minerals come out as the peach colour, while water ice stands out bright blue.
LeBron Puts His Cavaliers Teammates on Notice Following Loss
The Cavs rank 29th in defensive rating , giving up 109.5 points per 100 possessions, better only than the 13-28 Sacramento Kings. Perhaps the most impressive part of the Toronto victory was their ability to win with a sub-par performance from DeMar DeRozan .