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Trump rails against news media after reporting corrections

3 months 5 days 12 hours ago Sunday, December 10 2017 Dec 10, 2017 December 10, 2017 4:49 PM December 10, 2017 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

WASHINGTON- President Donald Trump is again railing against the news media, calling them a "stain on America."

In a tweet Sunday, Trump blasts the lack of attention over what he describes as "false and defamatory stories" by the "Fake News Media."

"They are out of control - correct reporting means nothing to them. Major lies written, then forced to be withdrawn after they are exposed...a stain on America!" Trump writes.

Over the past two weeks, ABC News and CNN have had to issue corrections and clarifications on stories that initially had been damaging to the president but didn't live up to scrutiny. And on Saturday, Trump demanded and received an apology from a Washington Post reporter over a photo of Trump's Florida rally on Friday that made it look sparsely attended.

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