Bob Woodward - updates

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Trump dismisses Woodward book as 'joke'

Sep 11, 2018 - 5:35 PM

'Fear: Trump in the White House' hits US bookstores on September 11 after a weeklong buildup, with published excerpts, leaks and interviews that portray Trump as dangerously erratic and uninformed

SQUARING OFF. This combination of file photos created September 4, 2018 show Associate Editor of the Washington Post Bob Woodward (L) speaking at the Newseum during an event marking the 40th anniversary of Watergate at the Newseum in Washington, DC June 13, 2012; and US President Donald Trump speaking during an event to announce a grant for drug-free communities support program, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on August 29, 2018. Photos by Mandel Ngan and Jim Watson/AFP

Trump urges U.S. attorney general to probe anonymous op-ed

Sep 08, 2018 - 9:29 AM

US President Donald Trump urges an investigation into the anonymous author of the New York Times op-ed to protect 'national security', deeming the publication of the piece as an act of treason

INVITATION. US President Donald Trump addresses the Pledge to America's Workers event at the White House in Washington, DC.  Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Trump says Woodward's White House book a 'scam'

Sep 07, 2018 - 9:52 PM

'The Woodward book is a scam. I don't talk the way I am quoted. If I did I would not have been elected President. These quotes were made up. The author uses every trick in the book to demean and belittle,' Trump tweets.

DONALD TRUMP. US President Donald Trump waves to the crowd during a "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. Photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Trump suggests libel laws be changed after bombshell book

Sep 05, 2018 - 9:46 PM

'Isn't it a shame that someone can write an article or book, totally make up stories and form a picture of a person that is literally the exact opposite of the fact, and get away with it without retribution or cost,' Trump tweets

CHANGING US LIBEL LAWS? US President Donald Trump addresses the Pledge to America's Workers event at the White House in Washington, DC.  File Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Damning Woodward book depicts 'Crazytown' Trump White House

Sep 05, 2018 - 10:36 AM

Bob Woodward's investigation carries particular weight coming from the man who together with Carl Bernstein authored the Watergate expose that brought down Richard Nixon

Trump takes aim at Watergate scandal reporter Carl Bernstein

Aug 30, 2018 - 6:58 PM

Carl Bernstein: 'I have spent my life as a journalist bringing the truth to light, through administrations of both parties. No taunt will diminish my commitment to that mission, which is the essential role of a free press.'

CARL BERNSTEIN. Carl Bernstein attends the 2017 New Yorker Festival - All The President's Reporters at SVA Theatre on October 6, 2017 in New York City. File photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for The New Yorker/AFP

What books were on bin Laden's bookshelf?

May 21, 2015 - 5:34 AM

His bookshelf included titles by US journalist Bob Woodward and linguist and leftist Noam Chomsky

BOOK COLLECTION. The US government releases information on what was found at the compound in Abottabad, Pakistan, where former Al Qaeda head Osama Bin Laden was killed. File photo by AFP

Pakistan secretly endorsed drone strikes: report

Oct 24, 2013 - 9:36 AM

A new report says Pakistan secretly approved of drone attacks on its territory despite public denunciations

US garage of Watergate fame could be razed

Aug 27, 2013 - 9:25 AM

The famous garage where Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward learned about the Watergate scandal from the informant Deep Throat may be razed to make way for a real estate project