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Following the bombshell news that ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI over his Russian contacts, ABC News’ Brian Ross delivered an explosive report that stated that Flynn would testify that then-candidate Donald Trump directed Flynn to contact Russian officials. Hours later, ABC News issued a clarification — later amended to a correction — to Ross’ report, pointing out that Trump didn’t make this request of Flynn until he was president-elect. With Ross now serving a four-week suspension over the erroneous report, and Trump tweeting that people should sue the network for financial losses due to the brief drop in the stock market in the wake of the story, the president of ABC News is apparently livid with his news staff over this mistake. According to CNN, ABC News President James Goldston tore into the staff earlier today during an editorial call. Pointing Continue reading "ABC News Chief Reportedly Expressed ‘Rage and Disappointment’ to Staff Over Brian Ross Screwup"