Trump lays wreath at Martin Luther King memorial amid criticism over lack of events – live

8.51pm GMT

Martin Luther King III criticized Vice President for invoking his father’s memory in making the push for a wall along the US-Mexico border.

“The hearts and minds of the American people today are thinking a lot about it being the weekend we remember the life and work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,” Pence said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation.”

8.23pm GMT

Donald Trump did not speak to Michael Cohen before Cohen false testimony to Congress about a Trump Tower project in Moscow, Rudy Giuliani said Monday – the latest reversal from the president’s lawyer.

“The President never spoke with Cohen about the congressional testimony,” Giuliani told the New York Daily News.

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Source: theguardian