As Blaine Friedlander wrote in The Post, the first rule of enjoying the eclipse is to never look directly at the sun without eclipse glasses because it could damage the eyes, advice that Trump's daughter Ivanka also gave her Twitter followers.
According to a White House Pool report: "At approximately 2:39, the President initially gesticulated to the crowd below and pointed at the sky".
Much of the nation focused on the event, the first total eclipse to cross the country in almost a century.
President Donald Trump took in the solar eclipse from the White House balcony, first looking up at the phenomenon without the necessary glasses to protect his eyes.
This is the first total solar eclipse to sweep the United States from coast to coast in almost a century, although I Washington experienced about 80 per cent coverage of the sun.
Then Trump put on special viewing glasses and watched for about 90 seconds.
"Don't look", one staffer yelled from the White House lawn.
In the lead-up to the total solar eclipse that just finished making its way across the entire country, Inverse and several other news outlets like it published countless stories that all tried to drive home the same point: don't look directly at the eclipse. "As he did so, one of the White House aides standing beneath the Blue Room Balcony shouted 'don't look'".
The president will address the nation tonight at 9 p.m.
China's Global Times newspaper, a state-run tabloid, was scathing of South Korea's decision to proceed with the drills. China's proposal for talks isn't honest , according to Ryan Hass, a fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington.
North Korea's state news agency KCNA reported earlier in the day that leader Kim Jong Un had examined plans for a launch. It may be that the diplomatic proposals will seem more compelling for the U.S. at this point.
It will feature peer-to-peer payments, upgrades to Siri, new Live Photo effects and a way to block notifications while driving. Builds for its own Pixel and Nexus 5X / 6P smartphones have entered carrier testing and should be rolling out in phases soon.
Her whereabouts were not known on Friday, but South African police minister Fikile Mbalula said she remained in the country. Grace and Robert Mugabe's two sons Robert Jr and Chatunga live in Johannesburg, where they have a reputation for partying.
As a result, investigators aren't entirely sure whether Bruzzese hit the suspect, who was ultimately shot three times and killed. DeWine said that the state agency assigned its special investigations, crime scene and cyber units to probe what happened.
MPs who approved the £29m renovation project claim they weren't informed that Big Ben would be out of action for so long. The last bong before the refurbishment will be at midday (6pm Thai time) on Monday (Aug 21), the statement said.
And the Camp Nou played its part on Sunday night as La Liga kicked off again in low-key circumstances at Barca's famous home. Pep Guardiola has expressed his sorrow for the victims of Thursday's terrorist attack in his home city of Barcelona .
It is being reported that Sasikala has paid a bribe of Rs 2 crore to receive the special treatment while serving her time in jail. Then, another footage showed Sasikala accompanied by her sister-in-law Ilavarasi walking along the corridor of the Central jail.
MI voters gave Democrats a 13 point advantage over Republicans when asked who they preferred to control Congress after 2018. Roughly a quarter of registered voters in those states said they are "proud" of his conduct, the polls said.
Gold for December delivery closed up 0.7% at $1,292.40 a troy ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. For the 12 months ended June 30, the most recent data available, the Fed's preferred inflation measure was 1.4%.
US Embassy in Russia Suspends Nonimmigrant Visas
The U.S. embassy in Russian Federation is suspending all "nonimmigrant visa operations" in Russian Federation as of August 23. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Moscow would respond after a closer examination of the US announcement.
Prosecutors: Chicago slaying was part of sexual fantasy
The hairstylist, who police say was in a personal relationship with Lathem, was found with more than 40 stab wounds on July 27. Lathem began plunging a 6-inch dry-wall saw knife into his Cornell-Duranleau's chest and neck, prosecutor Natosha Toller said.
8 people injured in stabbing attack in central Russian city
But local news agency, Surgut Inter Novosti, suggested the violent attack was larger than the authorities had initially revealed. Earlier investigators said that they were looking into the attacker's " possible psychiatric disorders ".
United States widens Solheim Cup lead
By that time, the American team - and its boisterous, but respectful, crowd - had already started celebrating. Nordqvist did her best to set the tone for the Europeans in the opening match, winning the first four holes.
10 die in train derailment in India's Uttar Pradesh
AT LEAST 22 people have been killed and more than 70 injured in a train derailment north of the Indian capital, New Delhi . Posses of PAC, ATS and NDRF teams, as also sniffer dog squads, were rushed to the spot to carry out rescue operations.
Army chief reaches Leh, takes stock of situation
There were even a few instances of faster and sturdier Chinese boats ramming into Indian ones to disable them. Defence establishment has seen such attempts by the Chinese troops as acts of deliberate incitement.
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns
The noise, he said later in a video conference from Infosys's offices in Palo Alto, "took a personal toll on me and the company". According to reports , the board held Murthy exclusively responsible for the departure of a "valued" employee.
Amit Shah to hold meet of BJP-ruled states' CMs on Monday
As per the assessment of Shah, there are almost 150 additional Lok Sabha seats which BJP could wrest from the Opposition. Singh said that BJP leaders of the state should declare their assets as it existed in 2003 and what they have now.