The writer, one of a duo with Carl Bernstein whose reporting for the Post on the Watergate scandal brought down president Richard Nixon, has published powerful and often embarrassing insider books on presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama.
At a National Security Council meeting on January 19, Trump disregarded the significance of the massive US military presence on the Korean Peninsula, including a special intelligence operation that allows the United States to detect a North Korean missile launch in seven seconds vs. 15 minutes from Alaska, according to Woodward.
"Given the instability many witnessed, there were early whispers within the Cabinet of invoking the 25th Amendment, which would start a complex process for removing the president".
Allies said some of the ire in Trump's orbit was focused on former staffers such as ex-staff secretary Rob Porter and onetime economic adviser Gary Cohn, who are sympathetically portrayed.
"This guy is mentally retarded".
Moments later, Trump bashed the New York Times in off-the-cuff comments delivered at the White House in which he called the essay "anonymous, meaning gutless". "He couldn't even be a one-person country lawyer down in Alabama".
Again and again, Woodward recounts at length how Trump's national security team was shaken by his lack of curiosity and knowledge about world affairs and his contempt for the mainstream perspectives of military and intelligence leaders.
Mr Dowd also expressed his concerns directly to Mueller, Woodward writes.
"Don't testify. It's either that or an orange jumpsuit", he said. "It's either that or an orange jumpsuit". "It's the kind of thing I think will unnerve many voters".
"I don't think Woodward made anything up". The Times described the author only as a "senior official in the Trump administration whose identity is known to us". "It's just made up", he told the Daily Caller.
Raj Shah is the principal deputy communications director at the White House.
In her own statement, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders also appeared to confirm that the author of the essay worked in the Trump administration. In her statement, she went on to list administration accomplishments and predicted a Trump win in 2020. Why is that? And what kind of picture of the White House is emerging in this account from Bob Woodward? Some of the aides out right declined those requests, sources said.
"I never got a call". Lindsay Graham of SC, to put in a good word for him as well. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) ever mentioned Woodward's project to him.
"He's an idiot", Kelly said, according to the Post's account of Woodward's book. She told reporters at United Nations headquarters that she had been privy to conversations about the Syrian chemical weapons attacks, "and I have not once ever heard the president talk about assassinating Assad". But you know, I'm some - I'm sort of 50 percent used to that. We'll see what happens. "He wanted to write the book a certain way".
"In addition to his mass-marketing of the notion that the press is the enemy of the people, President Trump's impulses are generally anti-trade and anti-democratic", he said.
This can be read either as false bravado (Trump is trying to convince Woodward that nothing can really hurt him with his supporters) or actual bravado (Trump is convinced that nothing can really hurt him with his supporters). He's gone off the rails. "I spoke to you 20 years [ago] and I spoke to you a year and a half or two years ago".
Chief of staff John Kelly told colleagues he saw Mr Trump as "unhinged" and "an idiot". "We're doing a great job!" "He always knows where I stand, and he and I both know this story is total BS".
"A third of my job was trying to react to some of the really risky ideas that he had and try to give him reasons to believe that maybe they weren't such good ideas", Woodward quotes Porter as saying. "Let's go in. Let's kill the fucking lot of them", Trump reportedly told him. "We're going to be much more measured".
In his statement Tuesday evening, Mattis said he embraced debate and the "open competition of ideas".
"None of them voted for a gutless, anonymous source to the failing New York Times".
Rafael Nadal watched as his opponent hit an overhead beyond the baseline on match point and then dropped his racket to his side. There are no chill Rafael Nadal matches, like oh cool, I'll watch some tennis and my blood pressure will stay level.
Most notable was the speed with which Amazon hit the milestone, with its shares having more than tripled in the past three years. Amazon crossed the $2,000 threshold for the first time on August 30 after doubling its price in just 10 months.
Japanese broadcaster TBS said six people have died in the severe weather, while 126 people have reportedly been injured . Almost 600 flights were cancelled, along with scores of ferries and trains, NHK public television said.
Here's a not particularly well-kept secret for you: us tech sites keep a check on which iPhone-related keywords are trending. As for the design of the new iPhones, all of them will feature a similar design to the previous generation of iPhones.
A storm surge warning has been issued for the area stretching from Shell Beach, Louisiana, to the Mississippi-Alabama border. Communities along the coast provided sand and bags, and many hustled to protect their properties ahead of the storm.
With this release, Google is using the Material Design framework across the desktop, iOS , and Android versions of Chrome . Google has adopted its Material Design 2 philosophy to give the browser an all-new design, which is a welcome move.
In March, Mueller raised the prospect of subpoenaing Trump if he refused to be questioned voluntarily. The president's team has also reportedly been wary of sending Trump into an interview with Mueller.
Trump would probably argue that he's saying no indictments should be handed down this close to an election, regardless of party. Trump wrote on Twitter the Justice Department's decision to file charges will hurt safe Republican seats in the U.S.
You can find the full Captain Marvel feature over at EW, who will be releasing more exclusive content as the week goes on. Captain Marvel's debut is highly anticipated given the events of " Avengers: Infinity War ".
The attacks are alleged to have been carried out from North Korea, China and other countries. "We will get it done together!" The charges were brought against Park as the Trump administration seeks to improve relations with North Korea.
Thomas' reaction to the lack of a resolution was clear in his post: "The disrespect has been noted and will not be forgotten". A source confirmed to ESPN's Dan Graziano that there's no new deal in place between Seattle and Thomas.
Democrat Pressley shocks 20-year incumbent
In a speech after her win, Ms Pressley said: "Change is coming and the future belongs to all of us". In 2009, she was the first woman of colour ever elected to the Boston City Council.
Trump Blames Sessions For Arrests Of GOP Reps
The courts shall decide their guilt or innocence. "I think Sessions is a very smart man and a man of integrity". Republicans control both the House and Senate and the elections will decide whether they keep their majorities.
Woodward book prompts West Wing witch hunt, sources say
But insiders speculated the fallout could be worse than that from "Fire and Fury", given Woodward's storied reputation. Sessions has been a target of the president's wrath since recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation.
Arizona Gov. Taps Jon Kyl as McCain Senate Replacement
The unusual timing of Kyl's appointment could work out for another Arizona Republican who wants to become a USA senator - Rep. Arizona voters will get to decide who should fill McCain's former seat in the 2020 election and then again in 2022.
Jim Furyk Announces Three Of His Ryder Cup Wildcards
The idea is to find the hottest player to fill out the team, and no one has been close to DeChambeau over the last two weeks. Though Woods has not won since 2013, he finished runner up at the Valspar Championship and PGA Championship this season.