As a group of Central American migrants seeking asylum in the US approached the border in recent weeks, Trump directed Nielsen not to let the so-called "caravan" into the country.
The president's eruption was witnessed by Cabinet members plus a number of senior White House officials - including counselor Kellyanne Conway, advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, immigration adviser Stephen Miller and chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow.
A Department of Homeland Security spokesman poured cold water on a report claiming its chief nearly resigned after an angry outburst by President Trump.
"You can't allow people to pour into our country like they're doing", Trump said.
One person close to Nielsen told the Times she is "miserable in her job".
Trump's outburst was not only aimed at Nielsen, according to the Times, but the entire cabinet for not making enough progress in stopping illegal immigration and ensuring border security.
The exchange was so hostile, according to The New York Times, that Nielsen later informed colleagues that she planned to leave the administration and drafted a resignation letter, though she did not submit it.
"The @nytimes article alleging that the Secretary drafted a resignation letter yesterday and was close to resigning is false", tweeted Homeland Security spokesman Tyler Houlton. "I wouldn't put it quite that way", he said. They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to disclose private conversations.
Also, does anybody else miss the days when White House reporters could go years at a time without having to use the word tirade to describe Cabinet meetings? "Another person said the president was primarily focused on the homeland security department because he views Ms. Nielsen as primarily responsible for keeping illegal immigrants out of the country".
During his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump fervently pushed for immigration reform by outlining bold plans, including the construction of a massive wall stretching across the US-Mexico border.
Trump has also been frustrated with Congress's refusal to fully fund his promised border wall along the nation's southern border, and some in the administration had accused DHS leaders of slow-walking more aggressive efforts to separate children from their parents at the border.
Trump is now frustrated lately on growing numbers of illegal border crossings right after a drop throughout his first 12 months in office, " the Times explained, citing several officers.
When a police officer arrived, he placed Wall in a chokehold before eventually taking him away in handcuffs. Wall's video - which was shared Wednesday on Facebook - has been viewed over 1 million times.
The Golden Knights had four players finish with at least 60 points this season, led by William Karlsson (43 goals, 35 assists). Winnipeg is 4-2 on the road in the playoffs after splitting a pair in Minnesota in its opening-round series against the Wild.
Lyon was the Frank Brimsek victor as the top high school goalie in the state in 2011 and was a three-year standout at Yale. That's 94 stops on 95 shots, or a.989 save percentage through almost eight periods of hockey.
North Korea will publicly dismantle the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site in the next two weeks, according to state media. The summit will be the first meeting ever between a sitting United States president and the leader of North Korea.
Uber is working with San Diego, which wants to create drone landing stations and ports, according to a fact sheet released by DOT. It will partner with outdoor research facility Green Valley Farms Living Laboratory, CNN, and AirMap .
We have so many experiences, the play-offs, the final, some very big dips in the season, five defeats in a row. People said that lineup was not good, but we won. "Listen, my body shape is not how it has to be".
The man said that numerous messages were threatening, including multiple death threats, and he wanted to press charges. She was booked into 4th Avenue Jail on threatening, stalking, harassment and failure to appear charges.
It was a clever crossover that directors Joe and Anthony Russo began considering during the editing phase of Infinity War . Earlier this week, Epic Games introduced the limited-time Fortnite Thanos mode, complete with the Infinity Gaunlet.
Dwyer said police have tried talking to him multiple times, and that he failed a polygraph test at one point. Kellie Brownlee , a 17-year-old who disappeared in Novi, about 30 miles northwest of Detroit , in May 1982.
Netflix and YouTube, owned by rival Alphabet Inc., operate the two largest online video services in the world outside of China. If Apple were to push through with its plan, the TV app will become the ultimate hub for users to find and stream content.
Starting on the 12th hole of the first round, he went birdie-bogey-bogey-bogey-eagle-birdie-bogey to cap off a 73. I've been rolling it well, I just haven't been making any putts. "So if I want to keep it, I have to play well".
After war of words China, Trump vows to help ZTE
U.S. officials imposed the ban last month, saying ZTE failed to abide by an agreement to stop selling to Iran and North Korea. Spokesmen for Zinke and Pompeo didn't immediately respond to a request for comment sent outside normal business hours.
Oil Rockets to 2014 Highs as Trump Quits Iran Deal
Israel said it conducted the biggest raid in at least three decades at Iran's military facilities inside Syria. Trump's decision to pull out of the Iran deal has left his country diplomatically isolated.
SpaceX To Launch First "Block 5" Falcon 9 Rocket Thursday
Block 5 is the first iteration of the booster that is meant to be used in 10 launches with only minor refurbishing between uses. The "block 5" version of the craft features a number of design changes the company claims will improve performance and safety.
Trump lauds capture of five top ISIS commanders
The Iraqi air force has carried out several air strikes since past year against Islamic State positions in Syrian territory. Dillon's tweet said the capture was a coordinated operation between Iraqi and the USA backed Syrian Democratic Forces.
You Can Now Buy Movie Tickets With Google Assistant
Tell your device "I'm Home " and it'll turn on the lights, set the temperature, turn on your TV, or even start a music playlist. The dinner reservation was extremely impressive , as the Assistant had to understand someone with a strong accent.