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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday criticized Nike Inc for its new advertising campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick, the NFL quarterback who sparked controversy by kneeling in protest during the national...

By admin on Sep 5th, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc founder and Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has entered the American political arena with a $10 million contribution to a nonpartisan campaign fund dedicated to electing military veterans to Congress, the fund said on Wednesday. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos arrives for the memorial service of U.S. Senator...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Mark Warner told the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Wednesday that Congress will need to act to stop foreign bad actors who use social media like Facebook Inc (FB.O) and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N)...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc founder and Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has entered the American political arena with a $10 million contribution to a nonpartisan super PAC dedicated to electing U.S. military veterans to Congress,...

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BOSTON (Reuters) – A Boston city councilor’s historic defeat of a 10-term Democratic incumbent in the U.S. Congress was the latest sign of the rising clout of minority candidates in the party, many of whom are angry at Republican...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, will face a marathon of hostile questioning by Democrats on Wednesday, as his Senate confirmation hearing rolls into its second day. Fred...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top executives from Facebook Inc (FB.O) and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) will defend their companies in the U.S. Congress on Wednesday over what lawmakers see as a failure to combat continuing foreign efforts to influence...

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(Reuters) – U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller will accept written answers from President Donald Trump on whether his campaign conspired with Russia to interfere in the 2016 U.S. election, but Mueller is not ruling out a follow-up...

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said on Tuesday that he would not seek re-election next year, throwing open the top job in the third-largest U.S. city after facing widespread criticism over his handling of gun violence....

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump blasted CNN and NBC News yet again in a tweet on Tuesday, criticizing NBC’s handling of a story on movie producer Harvey Weinstein and suggesting a “look at their license,” without...

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