• Tech Companies Trying to Ban Hate Groups and White Supremacists
Tech Companies Trying to Ban Hate Groups and White Supremacists

Tech companies' rejection of any association with The Daily Stormer , which published articles grouped under headings such as "Jewish Problem" and "Race War", and gave followers detailed instructions on what items to bring to Charlottesville , represents a stronger response from the industry on domestic hate groups .

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  • China calls for end to US-South Korea joint military exercises
China calls for end to US-South Korea joint military exercises

No details of the talks have been released. Joseph Dunford , the chairman of the U.S. SEOUL-Japanese officials warned of worsening ties with South Korea after its president asserted that a 1965 treaty does not deny wartime Korean laborers the right to demand compensation from their former Japanese employers.

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  • Flights hit as drone sighting shuts IGIA for 55 minutes
Flights hit as drone sighting shuts IGIA for 55 minutes

Flight operations at Delhi airport were briefly halted on Sunday evening after an Air Asia pilot reported sighting a drone-like flying object, sending security agencies into a tizzy, police said. Airport security sources said the pilot while landing reported about the object. The DGCA has banned the use of unmanned aerial vehicles, which includ...

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  • Exec resigns from president's council, and Trump lashes out
Exec resigns from president's council, and Trump lashes out

Tesla CEO Elon Musk resigned from the manufacturing council in June, and two other advisory groups to the president, after the USA withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement. Trump in an early afternoon statement denounced white supremacists, including neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan, as "criminals and thugs", bowing to days of mounting politica...

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  • Solar Eclipse & Pregnancy: Is It Safe For Pregnant Women?
Solar Eclipse & Pregnancy: Is It Safe For Pregnant Women?

Where can you see it? Although scientists are forecasting the eventual end of total solar eclipses , that doesn't mean that the world will no longer be witnessing any more solar eclipses of any kind. I have seen them in some stores. Never look at the eclipse through an unfiltered telescope or binoculars. Attleboro will not see night, a...

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  • It's solar eclipse time in America
It's solar eclipse time in America

You can do that by using special eclipse glasses or by using the old cardboard cutout/paper plates hole technique. To pay tribute, we've created a playlist to serve as an atmospheric soundtrack to the event, one running through cosmic ambient, spiritual jazz, and rural blues from the American heartland-all of it, crucially, having some thematic...

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  • Aaron Mooy inspires Huddersfield to victory over Newcastle
Aaron Mooy inspires Huddersfield to victory over Newcastle

Midfielder Hogg is the closest to making a return to first-team action, although possibly not until after the forthcoming global break. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez will be without key midfielder Jonjo Shelvey as he begins a three-match ban.

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  • Trump suffers first resignation over Charlottesville race riots
Trump suffers first resignation over Charlottesville race riots

Trump had been criticised for not specifically denouncing extremists in his initial comments on the violence. Merck stock prices rose after the president's harsh words. The other CEOs to join included Whirpool's Jeff Fettig, Ford's Mark Fields, General Electric's Jeff Immelt, Kevin Plank of Under Armour and Dennis Muilenburg of Beoing.

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  • Trump's loathsome embrace of the Confederacy
Trump's loathsome embrace of the Confederacy

Trump condemned the "egregious display of hatred" at the rally but didn't mention a specific group and placed the blame on " many sides". "Do you call that terrorism, sir?" "The president's repulsive defense of white supremacists demands that Congress act to defend our American values", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-California,...

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  • Dollar edges higher vs yen as concerns over North Korea tensions ease
Dollar edges higher vs yen as concerns over North Korea tensions ease

Tracking strength in USA technology shares, Japanese chip-related companies such as Advantest Corp advanced 1.4 percent and Tokyo Electron gained 1.9 percent. LONDON, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Shares rose on Tuesday, while the Japanese yen, Swiss franc and gold all dropped after North Korea's leader signalled he would delay plans to fire a missile towards...

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  • Cohn to Remain in White House
Cohn to Remain in White House

The S&P 500 closed 0.18% lower at 2,425.55, after falling as much as 0.5%. As Trump's chief strategist, Bannon has been seen as representing a right-wing political faction that critics have said encourages white supremacists like those involved in the deadly rioting last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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  • Intel CEO latest to leave Trump's manufacturing council
Intel CEO latest to leave Trump's manufacturing council

Blankfein tweeted on Monday morning: "Lincoln: 'A house divided against itself can not stand.' Isolate those who try to separate us". Anybody else? The American Technology Council, a Trump project featuring leaders from the tech industry, still exists, and it remains to be seen if any of this council's members intend to disassociate themselves ...

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  • Steve Bannon sacked by as Trump's top adviser
Steve Bannon sacked by as Trump's top adviser

Bannon's ouster had been rumoured since the fallout over Trump's response to a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville on Saturday. Bannon, a prominent figure in the self-described "alt-right" movement, has been a focal point of controversy after helming Breitbart News - the movement's premier news outlet.

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  • Henrik Stenson leads by one stroke
Henrik Stenson leads by one stroke

He is nine shots off the lead held by Americans Webb Simpson and Ryan Armour , at 13-under par. Simpson, a North Carolina native who won here in 2011 and named his third child Wyndham, put himself in position to contend for his first victory since 2014.

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  • PM set to reveal plan to stop vehicle attacks after Barcelona terror
PM set to reveal plan to stop vehicle attacks after Barcelona terror

Couple of days later, Monaco was visiting Paris, where she was at Notre Dame the day a police officer was stabbed outside the famous cathedral. Through her Twitter post Julia described the Barcelona attack as genuinely terrifying. A counter-terrorism strategy document will be given to Australian businesses and councils, outlining ways to pr...

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  • Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

FBR Capital maintained the stock with "Mkt Perform" rating in Wednesday, September 30 report. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the stock. (NASDAQ:DISCA) for 22,010 shares. Since May 10, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $598,549 activity. Shares ...

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  • Cisco Systems' (CSCO)
Cisco Systems' (CSCO) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies

About 63 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. ( CSCO ) stake by 13.03% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Tcw Group Inc acquired 898,108 shares as Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO)'s stock declined 7.50%. Clark Estates New York invested 2.04% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) last announced its quarterly ea...

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  • Trump announces end to manufacturing council amid resignations
Trump announces end to manufacturing council amid resignations

President Trump says CEOs who quit his manufacturing council are " grandstanders " - and he says he doesn't need them anyway. Just minutes before, Trump used the microblogging site to proclaim: "For every CEO that drops out of the Manufacturing Council, I have many to take their place ".

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  • Merck CEO resigns from Trump's manufacturing council (MRK)
Merck CEO resigns from Trump's manufacturing council (MRK)

Plank is not specifically mentioning Trump or Charlottesville, but says his company will focus on promoting "unity, diversity and inclusion" through sports. His remarks were a reversal of what he said a day before, when he tweeted that he had plenty of CEOs who wanted to be on the panels to replace those who quit, and called the CEOs who left "gr...

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  • Eureka Times-Standard: Humboldt County unemployment rate for July
Eureka Times-Standard: Humboldt County unemployment rate for July

The state's unemployment rate also increased from 4.6 percent in June to 5.4 percent in July with about 24,000 more Californians unemployed between the two months, according to the state data. Alaska's 6.7 percent rate for May and June followed seven consecutive months at 6.6 percent, the department reported on Friday. Eight major industry sectors ...

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