Due to her close friendship with President Trump and at his request, Kelly agreed to let Manigault say she resigned and allowed her to stay in office until January 20 so she would have a full year of working at the White House, sources said.
Trump then excitedly talks about how Santa Claus will make his presence felt by "taking presents from Muslims and illegals and giving them to American children". Trump makes it all official by having his staff bring him ornaments to represent these "haters and losers".
As we've been reporting this week, Omarosa Manigault resigned was most definitely fired from her job in the White House by Chief of Staff John Kelly, but that is so far from the end of the story that it's nearly ridiculous.
At the "White House", Johansson's Ivanka tells her father that her husband, Jared Kushner, couldn't be there.
Speaking of Trump, Omarosa tried to go see him after Kelly laid down the hammer on her White House career, but she was prevented from going into the President' living quarters and eventually hauled off the grounds of the White House, allegedly being physically removed from the space (though Omarosa denies that this happened).
On Facebook, Armstrong Williams, a conservative media personality and a friend of Ms. Newman's, noted that her departure had closely followed the loss by Mr. Trump's preferred candidate in the Alabama Senate race, "Funny how her story is knocking Roy Moore off front pages". Until he lost. Then I said I always knew he would lose.
Copy-Police: Virginia woman mauled to death by her pit bulls
A Virginia woman took her pet dogs for a walk in the woods near her home which turned into the big tragedy and led her to death. According to the medical examiner, Stephens was still alive when the animals attacked.
A break from the winter cold until the Christmas weekend
It will be breezy at times during Saturday though, with a south and southwest wind sustained at 10 to 20 miles per hour . The winds should pick up this afternoon with a cold front approaching with mountain top gusts to 50 miles per hour .
GOP releases its final tax plan - here's what's in it
Two Republican Senators said Thursday they may vote against the Republican tax bill unless the child tax credit is expanded. Business owners who report business income on their personal tax returns would be able to deduct 20 percent of that income.
"Yes, me too", Johansson said. The Secret Service said it had deactivated a pass granting her access to the White House complex, though White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Manigault Newman would be on staff through the administration's one-year mark.
After a brief visit from Donald Trump Jr. "I see you in there, Donald".
The Trump boys then emerged (Alex Moffat and Mikey Day) to produce a bevy of other former White House employees and introduce "Elf on a Shelf" Jeff Sessions (McKinnon, again), a tiny, red spandex-adorned sprite on the mantel over the fireplace. "Everybody is going to get away with everything". Sessions' ornament was Robert Mueller's face because "he's next", he said.
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As he left for a graduation ceremony at the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia, on Friday, the President was asked by a reporter if Mueller's team was biased. "You got to cut off the head to kill the snake, and I should know because I'm a mischievous little mongoose".
"I believe that the President wants all of this shut down", she speculated during an appearance on KQED in California.