A top Republican has urged the White House to speak out against an aide who mocked Senator John McCain's brain cancer during an internal meeting, but stopped short of calling on U.S. President Donald Trump to apologize. "People have wondered when decency would hit rock bottom with this administration", former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. said in a statement.
The White House is refusing to condemn a staffer who said during a closed-door meeting that Arizona Senator John McCain's opinion "doesn't matter" because 'he's dying anyway.' White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the aide, Kelly Sadler, still works for the White House. "This was a private meeting inside the White House". John McCain at a staff meeting Thursday.
McCain has always denied giving up harmful information when he was a prisoner of war and when critics distributed a flyer during the 2008 SC presidential primary claiming he did, it was debunked by the fact-finding website PolitiFact. "It happened yesterday", Biden said.
"The fact is John McCain - [torture] worked on John". He won us all over back in the early days when he was just a congressman. McCain said he opposes her confirmation as Central Intelligence Agency director because of what she did in the past.
John MacDonald of Lowell, a member of Veterans Assisting Veterans, said it's time to let McCain ease out of politics with dignity. "I really feel like I understand the meaning of life, and it is not how you die, it's how you live", she said. She refused all further comment.
The next day, Meghan McCain said on The View that she was shocked Sadler was still employed by the White House.
A White House spokesman did not dispute the report and issued a statement on behalf of the White House: "We respect Senator McCain's service to our nation and he and his family are in our prayers during this hard time". It was a joke that fell flat, a White House official told CNN. "Our children learn from our example. I am certain it will be John's". McCain was captured and endured 5 1/2 years as a prisoner of war. Rucker also is a Political Analyst for NBC News and MSNBC. McCain, 81, also said he wished he had chosen CT U.S. Sen. McCain, 81, has been battling brain cancer and has reportedly made arrangements for his funeral.
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Both publicly and privately, according to the sources, Sanders has focused more on the leaking of the comment than its substance. John McCain , saying it wasn't meant to have that much impact because it was a "joke" that was made in a "private" meeting.
After a day's delay , Bangladesh's first satellite was today successfully launched atop the first SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket. SpaceX aims to fly each Block 5 booster ten times with only inspections in between, and up to 100 times with refurbishment.
People in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Colorado were also affected. The advisory also warned that the tainted eggs should be disposed of, or returned to the place of purchase for a refund.
Members of the Civil Defence, Offaly Fire Services and Garda were first to attend the scene, along with local residents. The Air Accident Investigation Unit has confirmed it is investigating the circumstances of the crash.
Vettel led for 41 laps in Baku before the rogue Red Bull boys brought out the safety auto that changed everything. Vettel, who won three straight poles, will start third, followed by Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen.
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FM says Tehran is "ready for all options" as he embarks on tour with pact's other signatories in wake of USA withdrawal. Zarif made the remarks while speaking to reporters upon arrival at Beijing International Airport on Sunday morning.
After the Chinese capital, Zarif will attend talks in Moscow and Brussels with representatives of the pact's other signatories. The decision came days after US President Donald Trump abandoned the deal that curbs the country's nuclear ambitions.
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called the United States withdrawal "impudent" and "worthless". Military tensions between Iran and Israel have already mounted, and oil prices are rising on the uncertainty.
Buttler (415 runs), Sanju Samson (353 runs) have been the top two batsmen for them and expectations will be high on them. In the run chase, it was Jos Buttler, who ended up being the chief anchor and the architect for the Rajasthan Royals .
Some had reservations about his signing given a previous underwhelming spell in England with Chelsea , Liverpool's owner John W. Andrew Robertson fired home the fourth in the 85th minute as Liverpool rounded off a dominant display.
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Analysts say US' stricter stance towards Pakistan might push it closer to China and Russian Federation , its adversaries. Pakistan wants Hall to stand trial in Islamabad , and demanded the USA waive his immunity, but the latter has refused.
Instead, Fox has hired American Pie and Road Trip actor Seann William Scott in his first series-regular TV role to join the show. Crawford wrote on Instagram hours after Fox and Warners confirmed he would not be returning for the newly announced third season.
Apple has yet to officially respond to the lawsuit and they have also to acknowledge what could be the reason behind the flaw. It's not acceptable for computers that cost $1,299 and more to have keyboards that break because of small amounts of dust.
Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon will release later this month on 3DS, PC, PlayStation 4, Switch, Vita, and Xbox One . Inti Creates announced that Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon is coming out on May 24th.
Theresa May has today promised to "deliver the Brexit people voted for" after another week of infighting in her cabinet. But the prime minister insisted: "You can trust me to deliver", as she attempted to ease the tensions.
As she was putting her carry-on luggage away, Obiama noticed the man head to the cockpit, where he spoke with the pilot. However, the airline says it has not been served with the suit and declined to comment further on pending litigation.
Most of the worldwide community, including the US , did not recognize Israel's 1967 annexation of east Jerusalem. The singing and chanting of the settlers' drowned the drums and trumpets of a marching band in their midst.
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Last month, the Trump administration blocked American firms from selling parts or providing services to ZTE until 2025. ZTE's troubles with the US government are also playing out amid broader fears of an ascendant Chinese tech industry.
Detroit also recalled left-hander Ryan Carpenter from Toledo to be the 26th man for the second game of the doubleheader. Three relievers finished the game for Detroit , with Shane Greene pitching the ninth for his eighth save in 10 chances.