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Trump's Pro-Business Image Tarnished as CEOs Abandon Him - Fortune

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 09:23

Fortune

Trump's Pro-Business Image Tarnished as CEOs Abandon Him
Fortune
Those CEOs are now abandoning him in a humiliating snub for a president who took great pleasure in summoning corporate titans to the White House and trying to get them to bend to his will. After widespread criticism for remarks that appeared to confer ...
How Trump's CEO council chose to dissolveCrain's Detroit Business

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Charlottesville and Trump's Response Reshape Virginia Gubernatorial Race - New York Times

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 09:06

New York Times

Charlottesville and Trump's Response Reshape Virginia Gubernatorial Race
New York Times
Flowers were layed on the street where Heather Heyer was killed by a car during a protest against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., last week. Credit Mark Wilson/Getty Images. FALLS CHURCH, Va. — The bloody white supremacist rally in ...
Historians: 'Defending history' is complicated in the USCNN
Monumental ignorance: The war over Confederate statues is revealing tremendously simple thinking on both sidesNew York Daily News
In wake of Charlottesville, Duke University removes Robert E. Lee statue after it was vandalizedWashington Post
Tulsa World -Jackson Clarion Ledger -Chron.com -Inside Higher Ed
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Charlottesville and Trump's Response Reshape Virginia Gubernatorial Race - New York Times

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 09:06

New York Times

Charlottesville and Trump's Response Reshape Virginia Gubernatorial Race
New York Times
Flowers were layed on the street where Heather Heyer was killed by a car during a protest against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., last week. Credit Mark Wilson/Getty Images. FALLS CHURCH, Va. — The bloody white supremacist rally in ...
Historians: 'Defending history' is complicated in the USCNN
Monumental ignorance: The war over Confederate statues is revealing tremendously simple thinking on both sidesNew York Daily News
Other view: On Confederate monuments, be deliberateJackson Clarion Ledger
Washington Post -Tulsa World -mySanAntonio.com -New Haven Register
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Charlottesville and Trump's Response Reshape Virginia Gubernatorial Race - New York Times

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 09:06

New York Times

Charlottesville and Trump's Response Reshape Virginia Gubernatorial Race
New York Times
Flowers were layed on the street where Heather Heyer was killed by a car during a protest against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., last week. Credit Mark Wilson/Getty Images. FALLS CHURCH, Va. — The bloody white supremacist rally in ...
Historians: 'Defending history' is complicated in the USCNN
In wake of Charlottesville, Duke University removes Robert E. Lee statue after it was vandalizedWashington Post
Alabama's Confederate monuments: 'Good, bad and ugly' of heritage or hate fightAL.com
Inside Higher Ed -ABC News -USA TODAY -NBCNews.com
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The Latest: Kennedy Center awards to go on without Trump - Washington Post

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 08:57

Washington Post

The Latest: Kennedy Center awards to go on without Trump
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision not to participate in the Kennedy Center arts awards (all times local):. 9:45 a.m.. The Kennedy Center arts awards program will go on. Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein and ...
President Trump, First Lady to skip Kennedy Center Honors to avoid 'political distraction'New York Daily News
Trump to skip Kennedy Center HonorsCNN
Donald Trump Will Skip Kennedy Center Honors To Avoid 'Political Distraction'HuffPost
PEOPLE.com -Fox News -BBC News -USA TODAY
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Duke University Is Removing The Robert E. Lee Statue From Its Chapel - HuffPost

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 08:40

HuffPost

Duke University Is Removing The Robert E. Lee Statue From Its Chapel
HuffPost
Duke University's president says this statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee will be “preserved” in some capacity “so that students can study Duke's complex past and take part in a more inclusive future.” ...
Duke University removes damaged Robert E. Lee statueWashington Post
Duke University Removes Contentious Confederate Statue After VandalismU.S. News & World Report
Duke University Removes Robert E. Lee Statue From Chapel EntranceNPR
Slate Magazine (blog) -News & Observer -Politico -Los Angeles Times
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Duke University removes statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee - USA TODAY

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 08:26

USA TODAY

Duke University removes statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee
USA TODAY
Duke University on Saturday removed a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee, days after the carved limestone likeness was vandalized amid a heightened debate in the U.S. about Confederate monuments. The university said it removed the statue in the early morning ...

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Trump has a choice: Does he blow this fire up or put it out? - CNN

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 07:29

CNN

Trump has a choice: Does he blow this fire up or put it out?
CNN
Washington (CNN) More than most men who've had his job, President Donald Trump is familiar with the feel of a controversy, its life cycles, how it grows, how it goes out. Instead of climbing the political ladder as a state legislator or US House member ...

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Trump has a choice: Does he blow this fire up or put it out? - CNN

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 07:29

CNN

Trump has a choice: Does he blow this fire up or put it out?
CNN
Washington (CNN) More than most men who've had his job, President Donald Trump is familiar with the feel of a controversy, its life cycles, how it grows, how it goes out. Instead of climbing the political ladder as a state legislator or US House member ...
The Failing Trump PresidencyNew York Times
President Trump Cedes Moral Leadership To Big BusinessHuffPost
Trump struggles with presidential duties as uniter-in-chiefWashington Post
San Francisco Chronicle -Fortune -AlterNet -Los Angeles Times
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Trump Report Card: A new beginning, or an already failed presidency? - Washington Examiner

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 07:23

Washington Examiner

Trump Report Card: A new beginning, or an already failed presidency?
Washington Examiner
After another tumultuous week ending with President Trump showing his chief strategist Steve Bannon the door, our Trump Report Card graders are as divided as the nation. Jed Babbin notes some of the successes of the president, most notably the calming ...
You say you want a GOP revolutionAlbany Times Union
DFL Chairman's View: All of us have a responsibility to stand up against racismDuluth News Tribune
In a complicated, difficult world, unity is uneasyMinneapolis Star Tribune
The Guardian -Washington Post -U.S. News & World Report -Tampabay.com
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Eye Opener: Steve Bannon moves on after White House ousting - CBS News

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 06:16

CBS News

Eye Opener: Steve Bannon moves on after White House ousting
CBS News
August 19, 2017, 7:01 AM | Another staff shake-up in the Trump administration with the White House's chief strategist out. Also, a dangerous night for police as six officers are shot in three separate incidents. All that and all that matters in today's ...

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Why Wall Street is so fixated on Gary Cohn's position in the White House - Business Insider

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 05:03

Business Insider

Why Wall Street is so fixated on Gary Cohn's position in the White House
Business Insider
Markets tumbled on Thursday after rumors swirled that Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser and formerly Goldman Sach's number two, was resigning. The S&P 500 slumped at around 10 a.m. ET, after the rumors began swirling on ...
Trump's Charlottesville stance may do major market damage, tooThe Hill (blog)
First Read's Morning Clips: Bannon Digging InNBCNews.com
Economic nationalists still linger in White HouseReuters
Salon -Vanity Fair -Newsweek -CNBC
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2 Kissimmee Police officers shot: 1 dead, another gravely injured - Orlando Sentinel

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 00:07

Orlando Sentinel

2 Kissimmee Police officers shot: 1 dead, another gravely injured
Orlando Sentinel
Two Kissimmee Police officers were shot and killed Friday night. (Bianca Padro Ocasio Staff Writer). Janet Brindle ReddickContact ReporterOrlando Sentinel. Privacy Policy. One officer was shot and killed Friday night and another was gravely injured in ...
One Florida police officer is killed, five others are shot across the country within hoursNew York Daily News
Hunters in Florida capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchWPXI Pittsburgh
Two cops shot dead in FloridaNew York Post
Washington Post -Local 10 -Tampabay.com -ABC News
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Charlottesville mayor wants new laws to empower localities, suspend gun laws - Washington Post

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 18:37

Washington Post

Charlottesville mayor wants new laws to empower localities, suspend gun laws
Washington Post
Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer called on the Virginia state legislature on Friday to convene a special session to push for new laws that would give local governments power to decide the fates of their Confederate war memorials. Signer, a Democrat ...
The right Confederate memorial: a brutalized slave, not Robert E. LeeLos Angeles Times
Charlottesville Mayor Changes Position, Agrees With Confederate Statue RemovalNBCNews.com
Charlottesville mayor calls for swift removal of Lee statueABC News
Politico -Chicago Tribune -Yahoo News -The Hill
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Charlottesville mayor wants new laws to empower localities, suspend gun laws - Washington Post

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 18:37

Washington Post

Charlottesville mayor wants new laws to empower localities, suspend gun laws
Washington Post
Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer called on the Virginia state legislature on Friday to convene a special session to push for new laws that would give local governments power to decide the fates of their Confederate war memorials. Signer, a Democrat ...
Charlottesville mayor: I changed my mind about Confederate monumentsCNN
Mayor says Lee statue must go as debate over US slave past ragesReuters
Charlottesville Mayor Changes Position, Agrees With Confederate Statue RemovalNBCNews.com
wtvr.com -myfox8.com -WTOP -mySanAntonio.com
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Charities Pull Fundraisers Planned for Trump's Mar-A-Lago - NPR

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 18:11

NPR

Charities Pull Fundraisers Planned for Trump's Mar-A-Lago
NPR
On Friday, three well-known charities — the American Red Cross, the Salvation Army and Susan G. Komen — announced they are canceling plans for fundraising events at President Trump's Palm Beach country club, Mar-a-Lago. The three joined a growing ...
Three more charity groups pull out of fundraisers at Mar-a-LagoThe Hill
Major Nonprofits Cancel Mar-a-Lago Fundraisers After CharlottesvilleHuffPost
Charities, non-profits pull events from Mar-a-Lago amid Charlottesville controversyABC News
Business Insider -Sun Sentinel -Miami Herald -Washington Examiner
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Carl Icahn's Failed Raid on Washington - The New Yorker

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:30

The New Yorker

Carl Icahn's Failed Raid on Washington
The New Yorker
Was President Trump's richest adviser focussed on helping the country—or his own bottom line? By Patrick Radden Keefe. After Icahn became a special adviser to the President, one of his associates called it “the cheapest takeover Carl's ever done.”.
Carl Icahn quits role as 'special adviser' to TrumpWashington Post
Carl Icahn Quits as a Special Adviser to President TrumpNew York Times
Billionaire Carl Icahn is reportedly in 'legal jeopardy' for trying to influence Trump policyMarkets Insider
The Hill -Politico -Chicago Tribune -Bloomberg
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Why those Confederate soldier statues look a lot like their Union counterparts - Washington Post

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:11

Washington Post

Why those Confederate soldier statues look a lot like their Union counterparts
Washington Post
President Trump's supportive comments about Confederate monuments have focused new attention on long-ignored Civil War statues of a mustachioed infantryman standing at rest, wearing a greatcoat and holding a rifle barrel. The nameless figure, known to ...
New Confederate monuments are going up and these are the people behind themCNN
Duke University Is Removing The Robert E. Lee Statue From Its ChapelHuffPost
Monuments, media and madnessFox News
Los Angeles Times -U.S. News & World Report -Politico -NBCNews.com
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Wife and father of American killed in Barcelona open up about tragedy - ABC News

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:11

CNN

Wife and father of American killed in Barcelona open up about tragedy
ABC News
American citizen Jared Tucker was among the 13 victims killed in Thursday's vehicle-ramming attack in Barcelona, his family has confirmed. Tucker's wife, 40-year-old Heidi Tucker, told ABC News that the couple had been celebrating their first anniversary.
American confirmed dead after Barcelona terrorist attack shatters honeymoonWashington Post
Bay Area man celebrating his honeymoon was killed in Barcelona terror attackLos Angeles Times
California man celebrating wedding anniversary killed in Barcelona attackCBS News
Fox News -PEOPLE.com -NBCNews.com -Chicago Tribune
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Wife and father of American killed in Barcelona open up about tragedy - ABC News

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:11

CNN

Wife and father of American killed in Barcelona open up about tragedy
ABC News
American citizen Jared Tucker was among the 13 victims killed in Thursday's vehicle-ramming attack in Barcelona, his family has confirmed. Tucker's wife, 40-year-old Heidi Tucker, told ABC News that the couple had been celebrating their first anniversary.
American confirmed dead after Barcelona terrorist attack shatters honeymoonWashington Post
Bay Area man celebrating his honeymoon was killed in Barcelona terror attackLos Angeles Times
California man celebrating wedding anniversary killed in Barcelona attackCBS News
SFGate -Chicago Tribune -PEOPLE.com -Fox News
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