In comments likely to alarm Mrs May, Trump acknowledged the "turmoil" facing her government but said he was nevertheless looking forward to "an interesting time" when he visits the United Kingdom later this week. "The Prime Minister can't deliver Brexit and has zero authority left".
Trump's victory in the 2016 presidential election shocked British diplomats in Washington and relations between May and Trump have been strained at times.
"This is not a betrayal", she responded to one of several eurosceptic Conservative MPs who complained, insisting it was "the right Brexit deal for Britain".
May appears to have seen off an immediate challenge to her leadership from malcontents within her Conservative Party but Trump's comments ahead of the trip - that Britain was "in somewhat turmoil" and that it was up to the people if she stayed in power - fanned the sense of political crisis.
The slew of resignations could possibly point to members of Parliament demanding a vote of no confidence in May, even though her team is confident that their Brexit plan would pass if it gets put to a vote.
Theresa May thinks the opening offer to Brussels she agreed is "strong and ambitious", but it was so repellent to David Davis, Boris Johnson, Steve Baker, Conor Burns and Chris Green that they all had to leave her government over it.
Paul Pogba devotes win to rescued Thai soccer team
England gained a thumping two-goal victory which puts them in a good position to make it all the way to the final. That made it back-to-back shootouts for Croatia following its narrow win over Denmark in the round of 16.
Penning a satirical limerick describing Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan having sex with a goat and calling him a "wankerer" to rhyme with the Turkish capital of Ankara.
"It's really kind of irrelevant to what we're trying to do, and it certainly doesn't express the opinion of the British people that I've met", Ambassador Johnson said of the balloon.
Johnson quit on Monday with an incendiary letter accusing May of killing "the Brexit dream" and flying "white flags" of surrender in negotiations with the European Union.
Hunt, who had been the health secretary, is considered one of May's most loyal ministers.
Will Boris Johnson sing a new tune now that he is just another unhappy Conservative MP over Brexit?
"This confrontation between Brexiters and reality was long overdue", it said, adding that May "should have faced down the hardliners before negotiations formally began".
Under Conservative Party rules, a confidence vote in a leader can be triggered if 15 per cent of Conservative lawmakers - now 48 - write a letter requesting one. "It is the last thing we need". Asked if he was planning to quit, environment Secretary Michael Gove said "absolutely not".
Deadly bacteria fears: Supermarkets recall frozen vegetables
The health department has been unable to determine if the patient had consumed any of the recalled frozen vegetable products. Woolworths assured customers that other frozen products like their sweetcorn or vegetables are not believed to be affected.
Cardi B Countersues Former Manager For $15 Million
Cardi B has filed a $15 million countersuit against her ex manager Klenord "Shaft" Raphael , TMZ is reporting . Cardi B is now one of the hottest hip-hop artists with the success of her smash hit "Bodak Yellow" past year .
Likely Impact of US-China Trade War: Prices Up, Growth Down
In June, the British leader warned both Trump and European Union leaders of the dangers of entering a tit-for-tat trade war. On Thursday, Commerce Ministry spokesman Gao Feng hit back at "threats and blackmail" ahead of the planned USA tariff hike.
Hurricane Chris to track south of Nova Scotia
Hurricane Chris is expected to pass south of Nova Scotia on Thursday, creating high waves along the Atlantic coast. The National Weather Service issued a flash-flood watch for Puerto Rico, warning of thunderstorms and wind gusts.
Leaked Galaxy Tab S4 render reveals the new S Pen
Most notably, the bottom bezel (or rather the chin) below the display is slightly smaller than that on the Note 8 . He later posted a side-by-side comparison of the S Pen for the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Tab S4 .
Royal Family steps out for Prince Louis' christening
The 92-year-old monarch has a busy week ahead, marked by a visit from US President Donald Trump in Windsor on Friday. Guests were enjoyed slices of fruit cake from a tier of William and Kate's eight-tier wedding cake at the swanky do.