The president tweeted that "when things calm down, they will be thanking me!"
Hernandez was serving a life sentence after he was found guilty in the 2013 killing of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd. The former New England Patriots star's brain is slated to be donated for concussion research.
"I think President Obama's behind it, because his people are certainly behind it. And some of the leaks possibly come from that group."
The president spent considerable time during his speech attacking the "fake media" and laying out the nation's core convictions.
The United States currently has an estimated 7,000 nuclear weapons, while Russia has a stockpile estimated at 7,300.
The retired Marine Corps general was also the Commander of US Southern Command, overseeing US military operations in Central and South America as well as the Caribbean.
The president-elect announced that he'd be holding a news conference with his children on Dec. 15.
Rep. Tom Price has in the past proposed bills that would replace the Affordable Care Act. Trump announced his intent to nominate Price on Tuesday.
"I have great respect for the New York Times," Trump said during the meeting, according to a reporter's tweet.
The offer was reported by multiple media outlets Thursday, and confirmed by president-elect Trump on Friday.
All five victims were French nationals heading to Libya's coast to monitor migrant trafficking.
The head of a pro-Clinton SuperPAC suggested Sunday he's willing to pay a "leak fee" for damaging footage of Trump.
In an early-morning tweetstorm, the presidential candidate called Alicia Machado "disgusting" and urges people to "check out" a "sex tape."
The GOP nominee said he took a physical last week and as soon as the numbers are in, he'll be releasing them to the public.
“I don’t think the guy’s qualified to be president of the United States and every time he speaks that opinion is confirmed.”
The hurricane turned tropical storm is responsible for claiming at least one life, Florida Gov. Rick Scott said Friday.
Steve Bannon has been hired by the GOP nominee as campaign CEO.
Corporal Bryan Shaw and Officer John Abbott continued to protect other officers and civilians even after being injured in the shooting.
The 2014 MVP announced Monday that he would be leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder after starting his career with the franchise in 2007 when they were still the Seattle SuperSonics.
Shanika Minor is just the 10th woman ever on the FBI's list of Ten Most Wanted Fugitives.