Kaitlan Collins and her employer, CNN, say the White House denied Collins access to Trump's Rose Garden event with the European Commission president because officials found her earlier questions "inappropriate".
In Moscow, Putin slammed Trump's domestic opponents as "pathetic, worthless people" who were "ready to sacrifice Russian-American relations for their own ambitions".
Trump has come in for for what many saw as his unsettling embrace of the Russian strongman this week - and his seeming disavowal of his own intelligence agencies and their assessment that Moscow meddled in the 2016 election.
This email will be delivered to your inbox once a day in the morning. "What I liked about it is that he laid out very clearly and consistently what our issues are with Russian Federation, the fact that, you know, we continue to have policies in place that are very tough".
This month in England, Trump snapped at Acosta when he tried to ask a question during his joint news conference with British Prime Minister Theresa May.
"A lot of us are not convinced that all hands are on deck on this effort ..." But less than a week later, the White House said it had postponed the plan, and that Putin would not visit while Mueller's investigation was underway.
It is time for special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into collusion allegations between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation "to be brought to an end", Sen.
Mr Trump tweeted, "NO", he "did NOT know of the meeting with my son, Don jr".
"Just because the White House is uncomfortable with a question regarding the news of the day doesn't mean the question isn't relevant and shouldn't be asked", the network said.
CNN president Jeff Zucker was previously at NBC Universal, the man who green-lighted reality show "The Apprentice" that turned Trump into a household name, ultimately paving the way for his successful run as president.
Until this week, the officials said, Trump's senior aides have resisted carrying out his directives. Trump had an edge with independent voters when he defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016.
The White House said the transcript has been updated for presidential records. He has also asked that retaliatory action be taken against them.
With an eye on U.S. mid-term elections in November, a bipartisan group of senators is pushing the "DETER Act" legislation putting Putin on notice that his country would be hit with more USA sanctions if Russian Federation interferes in future polls.
"We have to proceed not from emotions, but from the real assessment of economic conditions and prospects of its development and (the development of) the social sphere", Putin said. "They're using a ton of money for upgrading and hardening systems ..." "But in terms of policy, I think the administration is doing things that are appropriate and very tough".
"We're up against nation-states", Gorbea told USA TODAY Tuesday.
In an apparent reference to the backlash in the United States after Trump's performance in Helsinki, Putin said: "Despite the difficulties, in this particular case difficulties linked to the internal political situation in the United States, life goes on and our contacts continue". "To be clear, we support a free press and ask that everyone be respectful of the presidency and guests at the White House".
"They pushed a little money out the door a few weeks ago, but that's just pittance to what we really need to fix the problem", he said.