US President-elect Donald Trump fired multiple shots at the media -- particularly BuzzFeed and CNN -- on Wednesday during his first press conference in six months. Related Trump Clashes With Media at First Press Conference"I think they're going to suffer the consequences," Trump said of BuzzFeed. From the crowd of reporters, Jim Acosta, CNN's senior White House correspondent, began to press Trump for a question: "Since you're attacking our news organization, will you give us a question?" "The New York Press Club respectfully calls on you to end this practice of exclusion," wrote the club's president, Steve Scott. When asked during the press conference to expand on his tweet that referenced Nazi Germany,Trump said that publishing an unverified report is "something that Nazi Germany did and would do."
Source:   The Star
January 12, 2017 07:46 UTC