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Trump Attacks 'Grandstanding' CEOs Who Just Abandoned His Administration

Rev. Jesse Jackson, who has been urging tech companies to diversify, said in a statement that other CEOs must stand up, speak out and take principled and courageous action. "We can not sit on a council for a president who tolerates bigotry and domestic terrorism", Trumka said in a statement. " President Trump's remarks today repudiate his forced remarks yesterday about the KKK and neo-Nazis". Consulte Mais Informação

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Chicago activist loses United States citizenship, will be deported

Chicago activist loses United States citizenship, will be deported

In 1970, Odeh was convicted of two bombings, including one that killed two men at a supermarket in Jerusalem. Odeh now will wait for the government to deport her, probably to Jordan. Odeh was convicted in 2014 and sentenced to 18 months in prison, but the conviction was overturned. Detroit federal Judge Gershwin Drain praised Rasmea Odeh for her years of service to Palestinian women in the Chicago area. Consulte Mais Informação

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GE To Power Australia's Biggest Wind Project

GE To Power Australia's Biggest Wind Project

AUSTRALIA'S largest wind turbine farm is coming to the Darling Downs, creating more than 200 jobs in the process. Upon completion in 2019, the 453 MW wind farm will produce approximately 1.51 million MWh of renewable energy annually - enough to power the equivalent of more than 260,000 average Australian homes and reduce Carbon dioxide emissions by 1.18 million metric tons each year. Consulte Mais Informação

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James Murdoch criticises Trump on protests

James Murdoch criticises Trump on protests

JAMES Murdoch , the chief executive officer of 21st Century Fox , has spoken out against US President Donald Trump's controversial reaction to the violence in Charlottesville. It is all the more notable, however, because of Murdoch's father's relationship with the president. "I'm writing to you in a personal capacity, as a concerned citizen and a father". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump drops plan for council to help fix American roads

Trump drops plan for council to help fix American roads

President Trump is scrapping plans for a business panel on infrastructure, according to United States media reports. The council was still being formed but Trump made a decision to end the process, the official said. The snubs from chief executives raised questions about Trump's ability to marshal the business community behind his policy goals. The council, which was supposed to have no more than 15 members representing real estate, finance, labor and other sectors, was created to study ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Man held over alleged Chloe Ayling kidnap plot fights extradition to Italy

His brother, 30-year-old Lukasz Herba, has already been arrested and charged with kidnapping Ms Ayling for extortion purposes in Italy. He did not apply for bail and his full extradition hearing will now take place on 25 September. Ayling has told Italian police she had been held captive for six days after being lured to a photo shoot in Italy last month where she was kidnapped. Consulte Mais Informação

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Analysts See $0.41 EPS for Kroger Co (KR)

Analysts See $0.41 EPS for Kroger Co (KR)

CWM LLC increased its stake in shares of Kroger Company (The) by 1,162.2% in the second quarter. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 4.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Nazis' spray-painted on NH GOP headquarters in Concord

'Nazis' spray-painted on NH GOP headquarters in Concord

Concord Police are investigating and will determine whether the incident should be treated as a hate crime, Lt. Sean Ford told the Concord Monitor . This isn't the first time the headquarters has been vandalized, he said. "We all need to stand together in the face of hate & bigotry", she wrote . Maggie Hassan tweeted that the vandalism was disgusting and the "perpetrator must be held accountable". Consulte Mais Informação

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NY courts spokesman fired after saying he 'barely' worked

NY courts spokesman fired after saying he 'barely' worked

Chalfen said on Thursday. "While there are occasional abuses of office, we take those abuses extremely seriously, and whenever we learn about them, we will always act to hold the offenders accountable". Sources had told The Post that Mr. Bookstaver only showed up to work between two and four days a week and never came to work on Fridays. Bookstaver told the paper the same, but the truth was that "they took away all my responsibilities and left my pay", he dished on the unintentional ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Gov. Hogan urges the removal of statue tied to slavery

Gov. Hogan urges the removal of statue tied to slavery

Hogan is chair of the State House Trust board, which on Wednesday voted by email - its traditional method - to remove the Taney statue and make plans for storing or relocating it. Miller said the way the decision was carried out "lacked transparency". The decision has led Taney to be linked to other Confederate leaders. Benjamin Jealous , the former NAACP president running for Maryland governor, said Monday that he would push to take down all Confederate statues in the state if he wins ... Consulte Mais Informação

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"É preciso preparar bem o futuro" — Costa em Pedrógão

António Costa adiantou que a dispensa de licenciamento a construções já existentes antes dos incêndios exclui aquelas que estejam localizadas "em algum local onde não fosse permitida a construção". O Presidente lembrou o "período dramático" de vários dias em junho, frisando que o povo português "não esquece" a tragédia de Pedrógão Grande, destacando, por um lado, as populações "que resistiram de forma heroica", o povo português "em geral, que solidariamente soube compreender a importância e o ... Consulte Mais Informação

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CII appreciates PM Modi's prioritisation of good governance

CII appreciates PM Modi's prioritisation of good governance

Mentioning the recent Gorakhpur tragedy where more than 70 children succumbed to encephalitis at Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital , Rahul said the incident highlights the poor healthcare policies of the Modi government . The average age of the 180 young CEOs, expected to interact with the PM and other top government officials and ministers on August 21 and 22, is just 40-42 years, the official said. Consulte Mais Informação

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HUD Secretary Carson's Home Vandalized, Calls for Dialogue and Understanding

HUD Secretary Carson's Home Vandalized, Calls for Dialogue and Understanding

In an appearance in Louisiana, Carson downplayed the issue, saying: "We're spending so much time fighting each other when we have real enemies in this world who are acquiring the means to destroy us". Speaking with NBC , Carson suggested that numerous people upset about the current vandalism and condemnation of monuments to Confederate generals and so on, also don't fully understand their history. Consulte Mais Informação

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