"The marching orders were: I want a parade like the one in France", a military official told The Washington Post. This is a President who has openly questioned his own Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation, suggesting there may be a conspiracy at the highest levels seeking to weaken him.
The Washington, D.C. City Council - which is dominated by Democrats - mocked the idea of the city hosting a parade featuring military hardware. And furthermore, they'll liken him to Hitler and every other dictator in history who's held a parade as a show of strength.
The anonymous White House official downplayed these concerns by telling the Post that such an event would be "the opposite" of totalitarian, but rather a "celebration of the men and women who give us freedom", and a "warning" to its enemies. From all accounts, we're doing this because France has an annual Bastille Day Parade and when Trump visited France recently, he was invited to be in the reviewing stand alongside President Macron.
News about Trump wanting to have a military parade was first reported in January when he reportedly told top Pentagon personnel that he wants a parade like the one in France.
As the world's dominant military power, the US traditionally avoids parading war weapons through the streets. "I mean, we're going to be showing our military".
Gun accidentally went off in girl's backpack at LA school
LAPD Detective Meghan Aguilar said a suspect - a female student - is in custody, adding that a weapon has been recovered. A 15-year-old boy was also shot in the head, and doctors said that it doesn't appear to be life-threatening.
Amazon Web Services is now a $17.5 billion business
For the fourth quarter Amazon posted a net profit of $1.8bn (£1.3bn) compared to $749m (£526m) in the same year-ago period. Amazon's overall operating income in 2017 was down 2 percent to $4.1 billion as compared to $4.2 billion year over year.
"It was one of the greatest parades I've ever seen", Trumpsaid later.
A major parade in the USA capital is likely to be an expensive undertaking, with The Washington Post noting that transporting military hardware to the city is likely to cost millions of dollars.
James Lankford, R-Oklahoma. "Our issue is we have a lot of military parades around the country". There is a reason why U.S. presidents don't hold military parades because the country is not a military dictatorship.
President George H.W. Bush's military parade to commemorate the end of the Gulf War in June 1991 cost about $12 million, according to a C-Span report that year.
But the President found some support as well, mostly from his Republican corner.
An Associated Press reporter at the Al-Asad base in western Iraq saw troop movements reflecting the account by contractors. IS maintains a "cellular structure" of fighters who carry out attacks in Iraq aimed at disrupting local security, U.S.
Justin Thomas , the 2017 PGA Tour Player of the Year, got off to a dream start with six birdies to open his round. The 47-year-old is seeking his 43rd PGA Tour title, and his first title since the 2013 British Open.
However, it is understood the will now consult staff about the report's recommendations before deciding whether to adopt them. Ahead of Tuesday's report, BBC Women submitted evidence to a parliamentary committee looking into issues of pay and equality.
In 2016, runway and taxiway excursions accounted for about a fifth of total accidents involving commercial aircraft. Temperatures have been drifting close - or on occasion beneath - solidifying a great part of the morning.
He said he was taken to a hospital and treated for a bump on his head and whiplash and that his wife was not injured. Michael Kempf, 54, of Savannah, Georgia were the conductor and engineer, respectively, of the Amtrak train .
The pilot reportedly ejected the jet after it was hit, the Russian Defense Ministry said, according to Russian media agency TASS. Russian Federation has been conducting military operations in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad since September 2015.
Speaking on Saturday, Mourinho was asked about new signing Alexis Sanchez before branching off to discuss the crowd. Jose Mourinho recalled Sir Alex Ferguson's response when Chelsea won their second Premier League title in 2005-06.
Lucas, 25, has always been linked with a move away from the French side and on Deadline Day he has finally got his transfer. Pochettino added. "But we are a team that remember, some people complained or criticised that Tottenham don't have Plan B".
This isn't a movie", says Danny McBride to Chris Hemsworth in an ad, shutting down ideas for a sequel to Crocodile Dundee . The director has previously worked with one of the commercial's stars, Danny McBride , on the 2008 film Pineapple Express.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 241 points and briefly fell 352 points, with UnitedHealth as the biggest decliner. Drug stocks such as Eli Lilly and Merck slumped on Wednesday, while the iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF retreated 1%.
But the conversation quickly took a more serious turn as DeGeneres shared her fears over the current state of USA affairs. We can't lose sight of that. " Sasha actually killed in this house". "I personally feel frightened".
Jerome Powell takes oath as sixteenth president of the Fed
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4400-year-old tomb discovered in Egypt
Egypt hopes the inauguration of the new museum, along with the recent discoveries, will draw visitors back to the country. The tombs most likely belong to two notable figures from Egypt's 18th dynasty pharaohs, who ruled some 3,500 years ago.
Man who attacked London Muslims imprisoned for over 40 years
The Daily Mail describes Osborne as a "far-right loner" who became radicalised after accessing extreme far-right material online. He said: "In my civilian life I have lived overseas 90% of the time, mostly in Middle East, Arabic countries".