Trump battles CNN reporter in heated exchange at press conference: 'You are fake news'

President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday shut down a CNN reporter who attempted to ask a question at Trump's first press conference in months.

Speaking in Manhattan, the president-elect first blasted BuzzFeed for publishing an unverified memo alleging Trump was both compromised by, and collaborated with Russia intelligence agents passing information to his campaign, a claim which Trump denied at the end of Wednesday's news conference.

Trump also blasted CNN, which reported earlier on Tuesday that top US intelligence officials presented Trump information that Russian agents possessed compromising information on him, though CNN said it did not feel...
3 Published By - Business Insider - 2017.01.11. 17:55
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