He has repeatedly said that anyone who kneels during the anthem should be fired.
Trump is traveling to OH on Saturday for a campaign rally. The President ended his tweet with the seemingly unrelated exclamation of "I like Mike!" At one point during their sit-down interview, Lemon asked James about the president, and LeBron essentially said he wouldn't keep company with Trump.
The White House did not immediately respond to a request to clarify Trump's remarks.
Sharing pictures of local children attending the I Promise School to Twitter, he wrote: "Let's get it kids!"
James publicly supported Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton before the 2016 election and called Trump a "bum" in September 2017, after the president rescinded an invitation to the Golden State Warriors to visit the White House after winning the National Basketball Association title.
"Sports have never been something that divides people", James told Lemon.
As was noted on Twitter Saturday morning, Lemon and James are two successful and respected African-American men who have risen in their respective careers.
James backed Democrat Hillary Clinton during the 2016 U.S. presidential election. I know why. Some of y'all need to start believing what he is showing you.
There was also this exceedingly spicy take from CNN PR.
"Sounds like [first lady Melania Trump] had the remote last night", the network tweeted.
Ohio Gov. Josh Kasich, a Republican who at times criticizes Trump, tweeted: "Rather than criticizing KingJames, we should be celebrating him for his charity work and efforts to help kids".
Press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump was just expressing his opinion , not giving an order. "It's the president's opinion". Democratic lawmakers criticized Trump for seeking an end to the probe and urged that Congress protect the investigation.
Members of the Campbell County Fire Department wade through water at an apartment complex in Lynchburg, Va ., Aug. 2, 2018. A truck passes a partially submerged abandoned vehicle in Lynchburg, Va . during a thunderstorm, August 2, 2018.
He appeared to be referencing a dispute over golf fees at Trump's Virginia golf club that was reported in the New York Times . He said the President doesn't have to support his own tweet's claim because it's Mueller's "conflict", not Trump's.
Chigumba, a high court judge, has flatly denied allegations of bias and strongly disputed accusations of rigging. Mugabe, 94, who ruled for almost four decades, voted in Harare alongside his wife Grace.
Those affected economies have in turn targeted US agricultural products, including soybeans, dairy, meat, produce and liquor. But he said reaching a detailed trade agreement with the European Union would probably prove hard .
State Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency in the area as firefighters work to contain the flames. The tragic result of this explosion was the death of a bulldozer operator who was battling the blaze.
These include illegal shipments of oil by sea that, according to Washington , enables Pyongyang to bust its import quotas. But it's also a drop in the bucket compared to how many fallen USA soldiers are still in North Korea.
Khan's party yesterday announced that it is trying to reach out to smaller parties and independents to form the next government. The National Assembly has 272 seats in total but two have been postponed and results of two are awaited.
Chelsea manager Sarri rules off exit for Blues' striker
The Daily Express reports that Chelsea have now weighed their options and saw reasons Courtois will not be departing this summer. Chelsea FC will start the new Premier League season with a clash against Huddersfield Town next Saturday.
Tax Free Weekend recap
Those who live in Loudoun or in other parts of Northern Virginia, where the sales tax is 6 percent, will save even more. In anctipation of the crowds, Cottonwood Mall has added hours to its weekend schedule, staying open until 10 p.m.
MDC's Nelson Chamisa touts "fake results" conspiracy
A spokesman for Mr Chamisa said he was not at liberty to confirm or deny whether such talks had taken place. Of 210 parliamentary seats, 207 have been counted with ZANU-PF winning 144 and the MDC Alliance just 61.
Chipotle shuts Ohio restaurant after reports of illness
The outbreak led to a federal investigation, as well as the implementation of new safety standards and food-handling procedures. Business Insider reported late-Monday that more than 170 people said they fell ill after eating at a restaurant in OH .
Apple becomes world's first trillion dollar company
Since 1980, IBM, Exxon Mobil, General Electric and Microsoft have also alternated as the largest publicly listed U.S. company. The stock has been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected results for the three months to June.