Defiant Trump denies reports on Russia ties: 'a disgrace'

NEW YORK (AP) — Defiant and unyielding, President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday adamantly denied reports that Russia had obtained compromising personal and financial information about him, calling it a "tremendous blot" on the record of the intelligence community if it had released such material.

The incoming president, in his first news conference since late July, firmly pushed back on the media reports and chided news organizations for publishing the material late Tuesday night.

A U.S. official told The Associated Press on Tuesday night that intelligence officials had informed Trump last week about...
4 Published By - National News - 2017.01.11. 17:10
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