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Don Lemon on CNN.

Don Lemon chokes up reading his own open letter to Donald Trump

Lemon choked up after reading his open letter to Trump criticizing his response to his conversation with the widow of an American soldier killed in Niger.

Gold Star family receives $25,000 personal check from Trump — signed on the same day as a Washington Post exposé

A Gold Star family received a $25,000 check from Donald Trump that was promised months prior — and that was dated on the day a report said it had not been sent.
Donald Trump.

Trump said he called the families of ‘virtually everybody’ who died in service — but internal White House-Pentagon emails tell a dif...

White House advisers were scrambling to get a list of all those who had died in service, right after Trump said he had contacted all their families.

Trump said Kelly was ‘so offended’ that Rep. Wilson was listening to Trump’s call with Gold Star widow

President Donald Trump recounted what John Kelly said to him, following the controversy surrounding Trump's condolence call to a widow of a fallen US soldier.

John Kelly misrepresented a congresswoman’s 2015 speech while he was criticizing her over Gold Star family controversy

In his statement on Thursday, John Kelly claimed Frederica Wilson had bragged about securing funding for an FBI office building. A video shows he was wrong.
Donald Trump.

Gold Star families are coming out en masse and disputing Trump’s claims amid his latest controversy

Gold Star families are speaking out after President Donald Trump accused former President Barack Obama of not calling the families of fallen soldiers.

‘This has become totally personal’: Rep. Frederica Wilson unleashes on John Kelly’s ‘crazy’ story

The divide between the White House and Rep. Frederica Wilson deepened when Wilson disputed Kelly's statements during a press conference on Thursday.
US Army Staff Sgt. Mark R. De Alencar.

WATCH: Trump’s phone call with the widow of fallen Special Forces soldier

The widow of a Green Beret shared a touching phone call between her family and President Donald Trump.

John Kelly defends Trump’s controversial call to a Gold Star family and confirms that Obama didn’t call after his son died

The White House chief of staff, John Kelly, said he advised President Donald Trump on what to say to the widow of a US soldier killed in Niger this month.

White House says the $25,000 check Trump didn’t send to military father is now in the mail

Chris Baldridge's son Army Sgt. Dillon Baldridge was killed in June during a suspected insider attack by an Afghan police officer.