West began the meeting by praising Trump's efforts in North Korea saying, "On day one you solved one of [Obama's] biggest troubles".
West and Trump were set to discuss a range of issues during his White House visit - including manufacturing, prison reform, preventing gang crime and reducing violence in Chicago, where the A-lister grew up.
During a Thursday appearance on MSNBC, Washington Post reporter Jonathan Capehart ridiculed President Trump's "laughable" embrace of Kanye West as a spokesman for the African-American community.
A senior White House official told Politico that officials planned "to look into" Fox News deciding to cut away from presidential rallies, suggesting that Bill Shine, the White House communications director and former Fox News president, would get in touch with his former colleagues.
"He's said very nice things about me in the past ... extremely positive things", Trump said. The New York Times first reported news of the meeting.
"Could very well be", Trump said in the Oval Office when asked if he thought the MAGA-hat wearing rapper could be elected president.
West has received a lot of backlash from fans and his fellow celebrities for his support of the president including a recent slew of criticism from several members of "Saturday Night Live" who bashed West after going on a pro-Trump rant at the end of the show earlier this month.
Recording Academy President and CEO Neil Portnow and Recording Industry Association of America President Mitch Glazier, along with other music industry leaders are expected to attend. It would have been very unfair, I don't think really the heat was very hot.
"There were people who said Trump would never win", West said in the interview. West also says that many people believe that if someone's black, then that person has to be a Democrat.
The U.S. trade war with China has largely been brushed off by the markets, but the slide shows it may finally be taking a toll. The CAC 40 in France dropped 2.1 percent, Germany's DAX lost 2.2 percent and the FTSE 100 in London fell 1.3 percent.
The Fed is going wild. "I mean, I don't know what their problem is but they're raising interest rates and it's ridiculous". On Friday, federal data showed that the USA jobless rate fell to 3.7 percent in September, its lowest point since 1969.
Brock Long, head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), said early evacuation efforts in the area were slow. Characterized by strong winds and heavy rainfall, the hurricane of 1930 caused severe damage to the Dominican Republic.
But more than a minute after launch, their Soyuz MS-10's booster failed. "An accident with the booster, 2 minutes, 45 seconds". Space officials from both Russian Federation and the USA said the two astronauts endured higher than normal G force.
And it provides access to Google products like Search, YouTube, Photos, Calendar, Maps, and more - all viewable from the display. Separately, the Google Home support page has been updated to support playback speed controls for news and podcasts.
Russian and US space officials said that the crew is heading for an emergency landing in Kazakhstan at an unspecified time. A duo of astronauts from the USA and Russian Federation has blasted off for a mission on the International Space Station .
Khashoggi had, however, voiced distrust of the Saudi officials, and said they were unlikely to keep their words. A day earlier, the state department called for Saudi Arabia to conduct a thorough probe into the case.
Evil and Austin Powers in the 1999 film Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me and its 2002 sequel Austin Powers in Goldmember . Troyer was hospitalized earlier that month after a friend found him "extremely drunk, upset and suicidal".
Each one serves up an interesting selection of facts, opinions, images and videos in order to catch you up and vault you ahead. The Washington Post reported Wednesday evening that US intelligence intercepts outlined a Saudi plan to detain Khashoggi.
Winning the Order of Merit is something I want to achieve by December and playing well here goes a long way to achieve that. TPC KL is one of those golf courses where I feel comfortable standing on the tee boxes and seeing what's in front of me.
Some guests at the hotel in Nusa Dua, south of Bali's main global airport fled outside after the strong tremor shook the building. The country is a particular hotspot for earthquakes as it is located on the Ring of Fire , a 40,000km area in the Pacific Ocean.
In the song, she sang: 'If a man talks shit, then I owe him nothing / I don't regret it one bit, 'cause he had it coming'. Swift's performance at L.A.'s Microsoft Theater marked her return to an awards show stage slot after a three-year absence.
Hurricane Michael grows stronger on way to Florida
President Donald Trump told reporters on Tuesday: "We are very well prepared for the incoming hurricane". The storm's winds partially demolished some structures in Panama City and stripped off roofs.
Channing Tatum dating Jessie J?
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Samsung Galaxy A9 is the First Quad-Camera Phone
While Samsung confirmed that it would be bringing the A9 (2018) to India, it did not reveal any specific launch date. The first sensor is an ultra wide sensor with 120-degree field of view, f/2.4 aperture, and 8-megapixel resolution.
HMD introduces Nokia 3.1 Plus entry-level Android One smartphone
The rear cameras are a 13MP f/2.0 main module with a 5MP depth sensor while the front facing camera is a fixed-focus 8MP shooter. In addition to Nokia 6.1 Plus, HMD has said that it will be rolling out the Android Pie update for Nokia 6.1 as well in October.
Wall Street plunges as investors seek safety
The CAC 40 in France dropped 2.1 per cent, Germany's DAX lost 2.2 per cent and the FTSE 100 in London fell 1.3 per cent. Facebook fell 4.1 percent while Netflix and Google parent Alphabet were down 8.4 percent and 5.1 percent, respectively.
UFC boss: Khabib Nurmagomedov won't be stripped of title
Nurmagomedov was hustled out, surrounded by security officers, as a pro-McGregor crowd jeered and threw drinks at him. In the main event for the fight card, Nurmagomedov submitted former champion Conor McGregor in the fourth round.