Now Trump suggests that reporters will risk their credentials if they do not treat the White House and the presidency with "respect".
CNN and other White House reporters defended Acosta, saying there was nothing wrong with his questioning of Trump and that he did not inappropriately touch the assistant.
Acosta began his series of questions by saying he wanted to "challenge" Trump on his decision to call the latest Central American migrant caravan traveling to the US up through Mexico an "invasion". Instead, Acosta continued with a second question about the Russian investigation, which Trump shrugged off with another curt answer.
In a video which you can see below, Jim stands before Trump and refuses to give up the microphone while the next reporter in line tries to grab it.
The president also ridiculed CNN White House correspondent Abby Phillip who asked Trump if he wants acting attorney general Matt Whitaker to "rein in" special counsel Robert Mueller.
Protesters call for Mueller investigation to continue House of Representatives - questioned the president's move on Twitter and said that "we will be holding people accountable". In any of those instances, a House investigation against the president could ensue with or without Mueller's report .
People on social media are shedding light on the important work by black female reporters after the president called journalist April Ryan a "loser" and insulted a string of other black women this week.
Acosta shot back at the accusation of misconduct, tweeting "this is a lie" - as his network and a number of Washington journalists who had been at the press conference voiced support for him and denied the White House allegations that he touched the intern. She gets publicity and then she gets a pay raise or she gets a contract with, I think, CNN, but she's very nasty.
The video tweeted by Sanders does not have any audio, which would make it easier to tamper with, said Shapiro.
Earlier this week Trump snapped at another African American woman, Yamiche Alcindor of PBS, and accused her of asking a "racist question". "Nobody manipulated it", said Trump.
Trump has frequently attacked the media, including during his presidential campaign.
"I think Jim Acosta is a very unprofessional man-he does this with everybody".
Question for @PressSec: Where'd you obtain the distorted @Acosta video you posted? "The way you treat other people is frightful!" I mean, she intentionally disseminated doctored video to discredit a reputable journalist.
A White House aide tried to take the microphone away from Acosta, who refused to surrender it. She knows it. These are dark times and not only because of the pack of lying liars in charge.
Speak to your healthcare provider or pharmacist to determine which is best for you. "I usually do the flu shot", Dr. The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported Friday that the first flu-related death happened this week.
On Friday morning, gruesomely burned cars littered the side of the road . "This event was the worst-case scenario", he said. In Southern California , a pair of wildfires forced the evacuation of tens of thousands, including the city of Malibu.
He was playing against Bengal in the CK Nayudu Trophy - a four-day domestic tournament for under-23s - when he ran in to bowl. Seshan should also have awarded five penalty runs to the batting side, although it is not clear from the video if he did that.
Last March, Mellencamp said on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show that it was unlikely he and Ryan would reconcile. In 2014, they broke up, reportedly due to his desire to stay in his native in while she preferred New York City.
That now seems more likely for later this month, when they attend the G20 summit of worldwide leaders in Argentina. Trump launched a broadside at Macron via his preferred medium of conducting foreign policy - Twitter.
Florida's first-ever manual ballot recount is looking more possible by the minute as the margin of votes narrows between U.S. Nelson has not yet conceded to Scott, who now leads by less than 0.2 percent with ballots across the state still uncounted.
Many retailers offer Black Friday deals both in store and online, with some launching deals earlier in order to beat rivals. For consumers who prefer in-store shopping, stores will be open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving until 1 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23.
GTA V launched way back in 2013 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, but later expanded to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The company also highlighted how Grand Theft Auto contributed to the numbers.
Rainn Wilson tweeted Thursday that he had also evacuated, and asked for prayers - and cash - for the people of Thousand Oaks. Scott McLean said a couple of thousand structures were destroyed in the town about 180 miles northeast of San Francisco.
France seizes Ryanair plane over unpaid state aid
One passenger told The Associated Press that airport authorities told them there "was an issue with the plane". The Boeing 737 was close to take-off when a bailiff declared it seized on the tarmac and sealed the aircraft.
Scientists have forced the fungi to produce electricity
A robotic arm-based 3D printer was used to first print an "electronic ink", which contained graphene nanoribbons. To solve this problem, scientist Sudeep Joshi decided that environment for the bacteria to become mushrooms .
England set Sri Lanka huge target after Jennings ton
Earlier, a disciplined piece of bowling from Sri Lanka saw them pick up three wickets for 73 runs in the opening session. Sri Lanka skipper, Dinesh Chandimal, says it was a really good wicket but their batting was below par.
Taliban Says It's Not Ready For Talks With Kabul
It also said that it attended the conference in a "non-official" capacity in a bid to bring back peace in Afghanistan. The conference is Moscow's effort to get the Afghan authorities and the Taliban together at a table.
Where the wildfires are burning in SoCal — MAP
She had been filming aerial shots in her private plane earlier for her Instagram Stories and realized her own home was threatened. She revealed she had an hour to pack and evacuate from her home in the Calabasas area. "I pray everyone is safe", she wrote.
NBA All-Star Game draft to be televised, report says
Team LeBron ended up taking down Team Steph 148-145 last season, and there weren't a whole lot of complaints to be had. Now that we're into the 2018 season, the National Basketball Association is gearing up for the 2019 All-Star Game.
Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee wants to protect the internet
Among them are Google and Facebook . "We've lost control of our personal data and that data is being weaponised against us". Individuals are encouraged to "respect civil discourse and human dignity so that everyone feels safe and welcome online".
Sandigan finds Imelda Marcos guilty of 7 graft counts
Marcos, who is now a member of the House of Representatives, is running for a governor post in next year's general election . The corruption court found Marcos guilty of seven counts of violating the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act.