Earlier, as the president tweeted that he was "leaving for New York City", the sidewalks outside his home were packed with protesters while shouts of "No Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA", and "Not my president" echoed down 5th Avenue.
Two blocks away, at the Grand Army Plaza, anti-Trump protesters had set up a giant inflatable balloon depicting Trump as a rat.
Located on Fifth Avenue, Trump Tower houses offices, apartments and the headquarters of the Trump Organisation, as well the president's triplex NY residence at the top of the 68-floor glass tower. "As you can see Trump wears his on his sleeve".
Trump Rat: Find the 15-foot tall "Trump Rat" at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Central Park South Monday. He noted the street closures and said his trips are "probably more disruptive than any" past presidents'. "He would have been talking about terrorism". More than 1,600 people have shown interest on Facebook.
Others brandished posters that said "There is only one side on this, Mr. President", a criticism of Trump's poorly-received remark Saturday that the Charlottesville violence was the fault of "many sides". "This has been going on for a long time in our country. And we must wake up and confront them with resistance that is just as serious".
A protestor in front of Trump Tower told Sputnik this is not the first time Trump has failed to openly criticize the white supremacist movement Ku-Klux-Klan.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson noted that Trump for years publicly questioned President Obama's citizenship.
On Monday Trump tried to do damage control by giving a harsher statement that denounced the KKK and other hate groups.
He spoke after he discussed the race-fueled violence with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Tensions with Pyongyang have been intensifying , however, and Trump has grown frustrated with the lack of progress. Trump routinely slams China's trade practices, and blames China for the loss of millions of manufacturing jobs.
Trump noted that the Justice Department has opened a civil rights investigation into the auto crash that killed Heather Heyer . Fields is charged with second-degree murder , malicious wounding and failure to stop in an accident that resulted in death.
He's praying with faith leaders and Venezuelan families before departing to Buenos Aires, Argentina later Monday. Although the Venezuelan crisis is top of mind, Pence plans to highlight other issues as well.
Zverev , meanwhile, has now claimed two Masters 1000 titles in 2017 and appears destined to win many more in the future. At 20 years old, Zverev is quickly finding himself and rising rapidly up the rankings with these final appearances.
Even more exciting, this marks the first time in 99 years for one that can be seen across the country, from coast to coast. Many Amazon reviewers complain that the glasses received do not match the certification description on the site.
While North Korea regularly threatens to destroy the United States and its allies, the report was unusual in its detail. Earlier the President warned that military plans are " locked and loaded " and urged Kim to " find another path ".
Trump recently asked China to help in the problem with North Korea , but it appears China is trying to stay neutral. The process can bypass World Trade Organization procedures for adjudicating grievances.
The car's driver, James Alex Fields Jr. was charged with second-degree murder and other counts. Heyer was a strong-minded woman who always stood up for what she believed, she said.
Gingrich Isn't Sure Even China Can Control North Korea
McMaster also said it isn't likely that Americans are going to see a war between the US and North Korea in short order. Mike Mullen warned Sunday that said he believes Trump's tough talk on North Korea could over-escalate the situation.
India complete Test series whitewash in Sri Lanka
With the pressure on, Chandimal was bogged down at it did not take much time for Ravichadran Ashwin to break the SL skipper. We have an opportunity to play together for five-six years with this whole bunch and this really excites us", he added.
Jury rules that DJ groped Taylor Swift
The jury, comprised of six women and two men, also found the singer's mother, Andrea Swift , not liable for tortious interference. Swift's lawyer concluded, "It's time to stop the victimization of victims in this country and in this courtroom".
Roberto Perez starting at catcher for Cleveland versus Red Sox
It was a good weekend for the Boston Red Sox , as they took a trip to NY and won two out of three games against the Yankees . Montgomery was not at his best at Boston on July 14, when he allowed three runs on six hits and three walks in four innings.
Svitolina lifts Toronto title
Svitolina will go into the final against Wozniacki with plenty of confidence having a 2-0 career record against her. Ukraine's Svitolina is now fourth, one place ahead of Denmark's Wozniacki , reports Sport24.
SpaceX launches cargo to space station
Astronauts who may one day make the trip to Mars will be required to work on computers and laptops to transmit data back to Earth. After lofting the Dragon into orbit, SpaceX successfully landed the first stage of the rocket back at Cape Canaveral.
Trump under fire for muted response on Virginia violence
The violence prompted vigils and protests from Miami to Seattle on Sunday, including some targeting other Confederate statues. Disturbances began Friday night during a torch-lit march through the University of Virginia before escalating Saturday.
Nats' Harper leaves game with apparent left knee injury
But Harper is streaky and, at times, has to play himself into a comfortable balance at the plate which ignites a hot period. Moore still had his issues, as he gave up a pair of solo home runs and threw more than one pitch straight into the backstop.