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🇿🇦 South African president appeals for calm after violent protests | Al Jazeera English

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is appealing for calm in the North West province after violent protests.People are demanding the resignation of a provincial leader who has been accused of corruption and delivering poor services.Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Mahikeng, South Africa.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇰🇵 North Korea suspends nuclear and missile tests | Al Jazeera English

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Western powers have welcomed North Korea's announcement that it will suspend nuclear and missile tests.US President Donald Trump called it "very good news", while European leaders say it is a positive first step. But Japan says it must lead to concrete action.Al Jazeera's Kathy Novak reports from Seoul, South Korea.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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IBM outlines the 5 attributes of useful AI

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A few weeks ago, a dejected CTO told me it took his team three weeks to build a machine learning model. I told him a model in just three weeks sounded great, and he agreed. So why the long face? Because eleven months later, the model was still sitting on a shelf. That gap between great AI prototypes and AI in operation is starting to be a common theme as AI and machine learning make contact with the real world. The reason is … Actually, there are a lot of reasons and we can look at a bunch of them, but the reason underneath all the other reasons is that data doesn’t... Read More
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Is North Korea serious about peace? | Inside Story

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has surprised almost everyone with his latest gesture of conciliation, a nuclear pause. After a series of missile launches that kept the world on edge last year - 23 in all - he's suspending all missile tests and shutting down a nuclear site.The move comes ahead of two important summits with South Korea and the United States.Both countries have been pushing North Korea to denuclearise. But is it a real change in Pyongyang's policy? And is change coming too fast?Presenter: Folly Bah Thibault Guests:Robert Kelly - Professor of Political Science and diplomacy at Pusan National University. Garham Ong-Webb - Research fellow at N... Read More
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Kim Jong Un under international spotlight after halting nuclear tests

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Published on Apr 21, 2018The North Korean president called a halt to the nuclear tests and to the launch of ballistic missiles ahead of his possible upcoming meeting with President Trump. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning De... Read More
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Thousands pay respect to Barbara Bush at her funeral in Houston

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Published on Apr 21, 2018The Obamas, Clintons and First Lady Melania Trump joined the Bush family in paying their last respects to the wife of the 41st president and the mother of the 43rd president. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed C... Read More
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Bookshelf: Trailblazers in Politics and Civil Rights

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He won the Democratic nomination in 1928 and campaigned as “The Happy Warrior.” But he was soundly defeated, doomed as a Catholic from New York who regarded Prohibition as an intemperate anti-immigrant indignity. Herbert Hoover, who could justifiably campaign as a progressive Republican, pigeonholed Smith as an advocate of state socialism (the same epithet that a spiteful Smith would hurl at Roosevelt in 1936).Smith was embittered by the ignominious loss of his home state in 1928 and the underwhelming margin in his own city. H. L. Mencken ... Read More
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Nixon Calls for New York to Fully Embrace Renewable Energy by 2050

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That brought a new response from Ms. Nixon, who blasted Mr. Cuomo’s new energy-efficiency goals as “rehashed,” and criticized other elements of his environmental record, saying that polluters were “still being given free rein under the Cuomo administration.”Mr. Cuomo’s campaign then responded by pointing out a range of his environmental accomplishments, including banning fracking in 2014, a plan to close down the ... Read More
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Xiaochen Zhang discusses plans for China’s Xiong’an New Area

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The master blueprint is out for China's new digital city - the Xiongan New Area. China made the plan document public on Saturday. To learn more about its development, CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with Xiaochen Zhang. He's the President of FinTech4Good, a global fintech and blockchain network that has offices in the U.S., China, and the UK.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN Ame... Read More
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Brian Becker on the DPRK’s promise to freeze nuclear and ICBM testing

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CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with Brian Becker, the Executive Director of the Answer Coalition. It's an anti-war and social justice organization. She asked him what's behind the timing for the DPRK's promise to freeze weapons testing.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: @cgtnamericaFacebook: @cgtnamericaGoog... Read More
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Pyongyang says it’s halting long-range missile and nuclear tests

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Ahead of this week's inter-Korean Summit, Pyongyang announced it will freeze its weapons programs. It also said a nuclear test site had completed its mission. CGTN's Jack Barton reports from Seoul.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: @cgtnamericaFacebook: @cgtnamericaGoogle+: CctvamericaTvnews»» W... Read More
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Nation remembers Barbara Bush in a celebration of her life

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Hundreds of people gathered Saturday in Houston to remember former first lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at the age of 92. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush gave the eulogy for his mother in a service that celebrated her compassion, grace and dedication to literacy. Mary Kate Cary, former speechwriter for former President George H.W. Bush, joins Hari Sreenivasan for more.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Protests in Nicaragua turn deadly

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Demonstrators have been protesting changes to the country's pension system.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78987/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Officials In Nicaragua Say At Least 10 Officials In Nicaragua Say At Least 10 Officials In Nicaragua Say At Least 10 People Have Died And More Than 100 Have People Have Died And More Than 100 Have People Have Died And More Than 100 Have been Injured Over Three Days Of Clashes been Injured Over Three Days Of Clashes been Injured Over Three Days Of Clashes Between... Read More
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The traditional CEO-CIO relationship is changing

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Every year, Gartner surveys CIOs on how their jobs are changing in the digital age. The latest report – released April 6 – found that digital business has never been more top of mind for CEOs and that “CIOs should guide business leaders toward deep discipline digital business.” “The quickening pace of digitalization and technological innovation are changing the CIO role from delivery executive to business executive,” Gartner says. “To successfully lead digital transformation, CIOs must help their organizations move beyond digital experimentation and pilots and start bringing digital best practices to scale.” That means working m... Read More
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OPCW investigators arrive in Douma, Syria

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Western governments say Douma, Syria, was the site of a chlorine gas attack by President Bashar al-Assad.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78983/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: International Investigators Have Finally International Investigators Have Finally International Investigators Have Finally Arrived At The Site Of A Suspected Arrived At The Site Of A Suspected Arrived At The Site Of A Suspected Chemical Attack In Syria The Group Has Chemical Attack In Syria The Group Has Chemical Attack In Syria The... Read More
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Report: Sessions might quit if deputy were fired

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Rod Rosenstein has been overseeing Robert Mueller's Russia investigation since Jeff Sessions recused himself.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78982/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Attorney General Jeff Sessions Has Attorney General Jeff Sessions Has Attorney General Jeff Sessions Has Reportedly Said He Might Leave The Reportedly Said He Might Leave The Reportedly Said He Might Leave The Department Of Justice If The President Department Of Justice If The President Department Of Justice If The President fir... Read More
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🇨🇺 Cubans sceptical of new president’s promises | Al Jazeera English

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Cuba's new president Miguel Diaz-Canel is promising to defend the country's socialist revolution while also modernising the economy. Cubans, however, are sceptical about whether they will see many improvements even though he is the first leader not from the Castro family after more than half a century.Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from the capital Havana. - Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Trade wars and debt: The biggest risks to world economy – Counting the Cost

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A trade war and a new Cold War are threatening to rip apart the global economy. That's the springtime message from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank.Bankers and finance ministers from the IMF's 189 member countries met in Washington, DC, on the 10th anniversary of the global financial crisis.And although optimistic about economic growth over the next couple of years, the IMF warns that ageing populations, lackluster productivity, rising debt and the possibility of a global trade war could lead to a downturn."While the sun is shining, we are seeing more clouds accumulating on the horizon than we did back in October. Global debt is at an all-time high," said Christin... Read More
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On LA’s Sunset Strip, A New Golden Age Of Billboards

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Enlarge this image Ads for tech companies like Apple and Netflix dominate billboards on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. Linda Wang/NPR hide caption toggle caption Linda Wang/NPR Billboards are having a moment.... Read More
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🇿🇦 South Africa president addresses long-running riots in north | Al Jazeera English

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South Africa's president Cyril Ramaphosa is promising to address long-running problems in the country's north, where protests against a regional leader have descended into riots and looting.Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from the city at the centre of the violence.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Vive Pro sends out its AR dev kit

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HTC just released its software development kit for the front-facing cameras on the Vive Pro. The new update should help turn the device into the kind of augmented reality developer kit Magic Leap has been distributing quietly in small numbers. Magic Leap is raising billions of dollars for a see-through AR headset that is hard to get access to as a developer; few are allowed even to see digital images without signing a non-disclosure agreement. HTC is very different. The HTC Vive Pro is a high-quality VR headset shipping today in an ... Read More
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🇨🇺 What is Cuba’s future without a Castro? | The Stream

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President Miguel Diaz-Canel: A new era?For the first time in 60 years, someone other than Fidel or Raul Castro will govern Cuba. The government has nominated First Vice President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel as the sole candidate for president. His term is likely to start when Raul steps down during a session of the National Assembly that is underway.Raul Castro came to power in 2006 when his older brother Fidel, who had ruled for almost half a century, stepped aside due to deteriorating health. After assuming control Raul began rolling back some of the restrictions imposed by his older brother. Until 2008, Cubans weren’t allowed mobile phones, internet access, or to stay at Cuban hotels and reso... Read More
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🇨🇺 Will a new president mean change for Cuba? | Inside Story

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Who will succeed the Castros - Fidel and Raul - has been the subject of intense speculation in Cuba for decades. We now know it is Miguel Diaz-Canel, the 57-year-old Vice President.He was sworn in as president on Thursday, replacing Raul Castro.But Raul, who is 87, will continue to play a big role in policy decisions as head of the ruling Communist party.The biggest challenges the new president faces are economic. Although unemployment stands at less than three percent, earnings are low.The government’s the main employer and state salaries average 30 dollars a month. Reforms to boost private enterprise introduced by Raul Castro have been accompanied by cuts in subsidies and p... Read More
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CIA releases info about Gina Haspel’s past

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Haspel is President Donald Trump's pick to run the agency.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78977/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The CIA Released A Memo About Deputy The CIA Released A Memo About Deputy The CIA Released A Memo About Deputy director Gina Ha Spells Work For The director Gina Ha Spells Work For The director Gina Ha Spells Work For The Agency But She's Faced Immense Criticism Agency But She's Faced Immense Criticism Agency But She's Faced Immense Criticism For Her Reported Role In Destroying ... Read More
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North Korea announces it will suspend its nuclear & missile tests

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Foundation for Defense of Democracies senior counselor John Hannah and “The Coming Collapse of China” author Gordon Chang on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s announcement to suspend its nuclear and long-range missile tests. Category License Standard YouTube Licens... Read More
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Andrew Cuomo claims he’s ‘undocumented’

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Former Trump campaign surrogate Gina Loudon and WPHT radio host Dom Giordano discuss New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s claim that he is an ‘undocumented’ immigrant and the Democratic National Committee’s lawsuit against the Trump campaign, Russia and WikeLeaks.Detected Closed Captioning: DAVID: NEW YORK GOVERNOR ANDREW CUOMO GIVING A BIZARRE SPEECH LAST WEEK IN WHICH HE CLAIMED HE WAS UNDOCUMENTED. TAKE A LISTEN. >> I'M UNDOCUMENTED. YOU WANT TO DEPORT AN UNDOCUMENTED PERSON, START WITH ME. BECAUSE I'M AN UNDOCUMENTED PERSON. DAVID: WEIRD. OF COURSE COMING FROM A MAN WHO WAS BORN IN QUEENS, NEW YORK, WHOSE WEALTHY PARENTS WERE ALSO BORN HERE IS ABSURD. IT WAS APPARENTLY AN EFF... Read More
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Did Comey hurt the FBI’s reputation?

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Rep. Keith Rothfus (R-Pa.) on the release of former FBI Director James Comey’s memos to Congress and how Comey is affecting the FBI’s reputation. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning:... Read More
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Judicial Watch sues DOJ for Comey-Mueller communications

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Judicial Watch Director of Investigations Chris Farrell on how the government watchdog group is suing the Department of Justice over documents concerning former FBI Director James Comey’s communications with special counsel Robert Mueller. Category License Standard You... Read More
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Economy is major focus as Venezuela prepares for presidential election

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Venezuela has the world’s highest rate of inflation. And as the Latin American country gears up for presidential elections next month, the economy is taking center stage in the political campaign. Some argue the only way forward for Venezuela is to drop its currency, and start using the dollar.Detected Closed Captioning: The Mercado De Cacao In Central Caracas The Mercado De Cacao In Central Caracas The Mercado De Cacao In Central Caracas Is Where Venezuela's Macroeconomic Is Where Venezuela's Macroeconomic Is Where Venezuela's Macroeconomic Concerns Concerns Concerns spell Trouble For The Regular Shopper As spell Trouble For The Regular Shopper As spell Trouble For The Regular Shoppe... Read More
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Ilan Goldfajn talks about the state of Brazil’s economy

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Published on Apr 20, 2018CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Brazil's Central Bank President Ilan Goldfajn about the state of the country's economy. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: Well Brazil Enjoyed A Grea... Read More
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Will weak tech earnings present buying opportunities for investors?

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IHT Wealth Management President Steve Dudash, Commerce Street Holdings CEO Dory Wiley and Belpointe Asset Management chief strategist David Nelson discuss whether investors should be concerned about Apple’s stock and how to evaluate technology stocks.Detected Closed Captioning: ... Read More
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North Korea’s freeze on nuclear testing isn’t a victory — it’s negotiation

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North Korea will be pressing pause on its nuclear and missile tests this weekend in advance of summits with South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in next week and with Donald Trump sometime this spring, Reuters reports. The announcement, via state news agency KCNA, also included plans to shutter its nuclear test site, ... Read More
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The Heat: IMF and World Bank Spring Meetings Pt 2

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Published on Apr 20, 2018The Heat interviewed Changyong Rhee at the IMF Headquarters in D.C. He is the director of the Asia and Pacific Department of the International Monetary Fund. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Cap... Read More
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Comey memos detail conversations with President Trump

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Former FBI Director James Comey is in the news again. Memos that he wrote after key meetings with Trump were handed over to the U.S. Congress and then leaked to the media. The reports reveal a president fixated on loyalty and the investigation into his campaign ties to Russia.Detected Closed Captioning: Fired Former FBI Director Has Been On TV Fired Former FBI Director Has Been On TV Fired Former FBI Director Has Been On TV all Week Promoting His Book A Higher all Week Promoting His Book A Higher all Week Promoting His Book A Higher Loyalty The Title Is An Apt One Because Loyalty The Title Is An Apt One Because Loyalty The Title Is An Apt One Because According To These Newly Released M... Read More
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‘Enough of killing, enough of being scared’: Students stage another gun violence

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From Houston to Indianapolis, thousands of students walked out of schools Friday morning to participate in staged sit-ins, marches, and moments of silence to demand action on gun legislation and mark the 19th anniversary of the massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado. Lisa Desjardins reports on the renewed push for gun control and what change it could bring in Washington.Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshourSubscribe to ... Read More
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Comey scheduled to speak at Amazon on Monday

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Published on Apr 20, 2018“The Next Revolution” host Steve Hilton on former FBI Director James Comey’s upcoming speech at Amazon and President Trump’s attacks against Jeff Bezos. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed ... Read More
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Trump’s tax cuts won’t pay for themselves: Ben Stein

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Economist Ben Stein on whether President Trump can affect the price of oil and Senate Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s comments against Trump's tax cuts. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Caption... Read More
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Shields and Salam on DNC’s Russia lawsuit, James Comey’s memos

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Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and National Review executive editor Reihan Salam join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including the DNC’s move to sue Russia and members of the Trump campaign over election meddling, the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey about his interactions with President Trump, plus the legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush. Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshourSubscribe to... Read More
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Democratic Party Sues Trump Campaign, Wikileaks, Russia, Over 2016 Elections

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US weighs keeping carrier strike group in Europe as a check on Russia

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WASHINGTON ―In a break with recent history, the U.S. military is weighing whether to withhold the Truman Carrier Strike Group from deploying to the Middle East, opting instead to keep the carrier in the Mediterranean and the European theater. Four defense officials with knowledge of the deliberations said the move would be a response to ... Read More
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Wells Fargo Fined $1 Billion Over Loan Abuses

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FalconStor Software Hosts First Quarter 2018 Financial Teleconference and Presentation

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AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired – April 20, 2018 ) - After the close of market on Thursday, May 10, 2018 FalconStor Software, Inc. (OTCQB: FALC ), will announce financial results for the first quarter 2018, which ended March 31, 2018.  FalconStor will host a conference call at 3:30 PM CDT to discuss the results.  In conjunction with the conference call, FalconStor will also host a presentation on the Internet. WHO: Todd Brooks, President and Chief Executive Officer, FalconStorBrad Wolfe, Chief Financial Officer, FalconStor WHEN: Thursday, May 10,... Read More
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News Wrap: Putin waiting for White House invitation follow-up

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In our news wrap Friday, Russia says President Vladimir Putin is still waiting for President Trump to follow up on an invitation last month to visit the White House. In Moscow, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Mr. Trump had also talked of visiting Russia. Also, violence erupted again at Gaza’s border as Palestinians said five were killed and 150 wounded by Israeli fire. Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshourSubscribe to ou... Read More
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Ceremonial Staff Stolen from Nigerian Senate

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DNC sues Russia, Trump ‘co-conspirators’ over 2016 election meddling

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A lawsuit filed by the Democratic National Committee alleges that people close to President Trump and Russian entities conspired to spread documents that were stolen from the DNC to bolster the Trump campaign. The Democratic Party set off a similar legal battle after the Watergate break-in. Meanwhile, the Justice Department has handed over the "Comey memos" to Congress. Yamiche Alcindor reports.Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshour... Read More
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CIA declassifies report on Gina Haspel that clears her in destruction of waterboarding tape

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President Trump's nominee to lead the CIA, Gina Haspel, will face confirmation hearings on May 9, which is likely to be continuous in part because of her role in the interrogation of terror suspects after Sept. 11. The CIA on Friday declassified a 2011 report that clears Haspel of any wrongdoing in the destruction of videotapes made of interrogations of al Qaeda detainees at secret "black site" prisons in 2002. CBS News intelligence reporter and producer Olivia Gazis joins CBSN to discuss.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Does Trump have enough time to prepare for North Korean meeting?

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Gen. Jack Keane (Ret.) on former CIA Director Mike Pompeo’s visit to North Korea and whether President Trump will be prepared for his upcoming meeting with Kim Jong Un. Category License Standard YouTube License Detect... Read More
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DNC files lawsuit against Russian government, WikiLeaks, Trump campaign

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on the Democratic National Committee’s lawsuit against the Russian government, WikiLeaks and the Trump campaign. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: STEVE KIN... Read More
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Broward County sheriff faces no-confidence vote

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Sheriff Scott Israel publicly criticized a school resource officer in Parkland, Florida, for not entering the building to engage the shooter.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78972/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Deputies With The Broward County Deputies With The Broward County Deputies With The Broward County Sheriff's Office Organized A Sheriff's Office Organized A Sheriff's Office Organized A No-confidence Vote Against Sheriff Scott No-confidence Vote Against Sheriff Scott No-confidence Vote Against She... Read More
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White House announces new deputy national security advisor

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WASHINGTON — The White House has announced Mira Ricardel will be the new deputy national security advisor. Ricardel, a former Bush era defense official who also worked for Boeing, has been serving as undersecretary of commerce for export administration, where she had a hand in crafting the administration’s new weapon export policies. ... Read More
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Remaining Members of Migrant Caravan Reach US

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Published on Apr 20, 2018About 50 remaining members of the migrant caravan that drew the ire of U.S. President Donald Trump reached the Mexico-U.S. border this week, and more are reportedly on the way. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Oscar Albayalde Takes Reins of Philippine National Police

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Bat-Wielding Hero Saves Woman From Fiery Wreck

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Tariffs give companies license to raise prices: Carlos Gutierrez

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez reacts to the NAFTA negotiations and how tariffs play a role on global trade. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: . LIZ: AUTO COMPANY ... Read More
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Russia told US what to avoid in Syrian airstrike

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The U.S.-led airstrikes avoided crossing all of Russia's so-called "red lines."Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78970/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Says That Us-led Airstrikes On Syria Says That Us-led Airstrikes On Syria Says That Us-led Airstrikes On Syria Avoided All Of Russia's So-called Red Avoided All Of Russia's So-called Red Avoided All Of Russia's So-called Red Lines Lavrov Tol... Read More
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What to expect from NASA’s new administrator

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Senators recently confirmed Jim Bridenstine as the new NASA chief. His confirmation has faced pushback from Democrats who say he's not qualified.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78959/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: After 15 Months Without A Permanent After 15 Months Without A Permanent After 15 Months Without A Permanent Administrator Senators Narrowly Approved Administrator Senators Narrowly Approved Administrator Senators Narrowly Approved Representative Jim Brighton Stein As The Representative Jim Brigh... Read More
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Trump understates Pruitt’s security costs

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President Donald Trump said EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's security costs are "somewhat" more expensive than his predecessors. They're a lot more.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78895/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: president Donald Trump Has Painted The president Donald Trump Has Painted The president Donald Trump Has Painted The Attacks On His EPA Administrator As Attacks On His EPA Administrator As Attacks On His EPA Administrator As Unfair A Lot Of Critics Have Zeroed In Unfair A Lot Of Critics Have... Read More
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How to Get Rid of a Used Car Seat

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Last January, I needed to get rid of two car seats that my girls had outgrown. Safety experts caution against giving them away unless they’re in near-perfect condition (most charities won’t even take them), and finding recycling programs specific to car seats is rare. What could I do to keep the seats from going straight to a landfill?Pull Quote This April 22 through May 5, Target will host its first trade-in program of 2018. Bring in your unwanted seat and get a coupon for 20 percent off a new seat or stroller. At a loss for better options, my husband and I tore our car seats apart, as best we could, and put the exoskeleton-like shells out with the recycling bags ... Read More
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Comey memos shed light on former FBI director’s dealings with Trump

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Former FBI Director James Comey's newly released memos detail his recollections of conversations with President Trump. CBS News justice and homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues joins CBSN to break it down. He also addresses the DNC's new lawsuit against Russia, WikiLeaks and the Trump campaign over the 2016 election.Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnewsWatch CBSN live HERE: ... Read More
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Comics on Trump’s foreign policy fumbles in Best of Late Night

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Is the president ready to rumble with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un? Vote for your favorite joke at usatoday.com/opinion. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: everyone Is Talking A... Read More
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Electric Scooters Are Causing Havoc. This Man Is Shrugging It Off.

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VENICE, Calif. — Travis VanderZanden, the chief executive of electric scooter company Bird Rides, surveyed the new indoor park at his office one morning this week.While the space is still under construction, it will eventually have a winding path and a park scene, with benches and trees, he said. It will be made to take his little Bird scooters on scenic trips inside the confines of the 20,000-square-foot office situated near the Pacific Ocean and, more important to him, on El... Read More
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LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ATTENDS LEVITTOWN BASEBALL OPENING DAY CEREMONIES

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Nassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was glad to be on hand to help kick off the start of baseball season at the Levittown Baseball Opening Day Ceremony on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Shown in photo above, left to right: John Mikulin – President of Island Trees Library, Richie Weiss – Town of Hempstead Parks Department, Matt Runyun- Levittown North President, Frank J. Depano and Legislator Ferretti. ... Read More
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Paolo von Schirach on the US State Dept’s 2017 human rights report

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Comey memos further prove Trump’s innocence: Rep. DeSantis

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) on the significance of the memos released by the DOJ regarding, former FBI Director James Comey. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: WITH CONGRESSMAN DESANTIS... Read More
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Comey memos further prove Trump’s innocence: Rep. DeSantis

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) on the significance of the memos released by the DOJ regarding, former FBI Director James Comey. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: WITH CONGRESSMAN DESANTIS... Read More
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Trump administration pushes for new deal on NAFTA

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Detected Closed Captioning: DONE BEFORE JULY 1st AND WHEN THE MEXICAN ELECTION IS AND BEFORE OUR MIDTERM ELECTIONS. TRISH. TRISH: PRESIDENT TRUMP VOWS TO PUT AMERICA FIRST AND THREATENS TO REGULARLY TO WALK AWAY FROM NAFTA UNLESS MAJOR CHANGES ARE MADE. >> NAFTA HAS BEEN GREAT FOR MEXICO COAND WORSE FOR US. NAFTA IS THE WORST TRADE DEAL LIKE IN THE HISTORY OF THIS COUNT NAFTA HAS BEEN A TERRIBLE FOR UNITED STATES. WE'RE PURSUING A TOTAL RENEGOTIATION OF NAFTA. AND IF WE DON'T GET IT, WE WILL TERMINATE THAT IS, END NAFTA FOREVER. TRISH: DID YOU GET THAT? FOX NEWS CONTRIBUTOR DAVID BOSSIE JOINS ME NOW. HE IS THE COAUTHOR OF THE BOOK, "LET TRUMP BE TRUMP." DAVID, GOOD TO SEE YOU. >> THANKS FOR HAVING ME. TRISH: I DON... Read More
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Trump’s sanctions against North Korea are working: Trish Regan

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Published on Apr 20, 2018FBN’s Trish Regan on President Trump’s upcoming meeting with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un and the president’s sanctions against North Korea. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning:... Read More
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George H.W. Bush Greets Mourners of Barbara Bush

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A spray of flowers covered the closed casket of former first lady Barbara Bush at a Houston church as mourners waited Friday to pay their final respects. Inside the church, former President George H.W. Bush greeted some of the mourners. (April 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Cuomo doubles down by speeding up emissions effort

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By GREGORY ZELLER // Governor Andrew Cuomo is hitting the gas on his ambitious environmental agenda. The governor on Friday announced a dramatic acceleration of his energy-efficiency plans for New York State, including a comprehensive strategy to achieve significant greenhouse gas-emission reductions over the next seven years. Targeting annual efficiencies equivalent to the amount of energy required to power nearly 2 million homes, Cuomo’s revamped plan includes $36.5 million in new state investments that, according to the governor’s office, will help prepare more than 19,000 New Yorkers for new jobs on the energy industries. Also in the mix are a slate of new programs and incentives designed to help New... Read More
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How to Build Custom Alexa Skills for the Amazon Echo

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When Amazon first introduced developer tools that let people build stuff for Alexa, the company made a conscious decision to call these functions "skills" rather than apps. It was a subtle way of making Alexa seem capable, and also, suggesting to developers that building these skills would be a low lift. With just a "few lines of code," Amazon promised, "you can build entirely new experiences designed around voice." Amazon says most Echo users in the US have tr... Read More
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U.S. Said to Investigate AT&T and Verizon Over Wireless Collusion Claim

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AT&T and Verizon together control about 70 percent of all wireless subscriptions in the United States. A technology that made it easy to switch carriers could lead to more churn and fewer subscribers for them.The investigation highlights a push by the Justice Department’s antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, to crack down on the opaque world of intellectual property, or I.P., standards. He has said the Justice Department will scrutinize potential coordination in standards-setting organizations that can hurt competition.... Read More
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Home Depot co-founder on impact of tax cuts on small business

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus on President Trump's calls to claw back some of the spending in the omnibus budget bill and the impact of tax cuts. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captionin... Read More
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DNC sues Trump campaign, Wikileaks, Russia over 2016 election

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano on the DNC lawsuit over the 2016 presidential race and reports former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is considering suing the Trump administration for defamation. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Judge: Trump’s ban on transgender troops on hold until trial

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SEATTLE — A U.S. judge in Seattle has ordered President Donald Trump not to ban transgender troops from serving in the military, saying it’s unclear whether recent changes to his administration’s policy are constitutional. U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman was one of four judges nationwide who blocked Trump late last year from overturning an Obama-... Read More
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French Police Clear Protesting Students out of Paris University Site

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Around 100 police stormed a 22-story tower in southern Paris affiliated with Paris 1 university on April 20, nearly a month after it was seized by student protesters. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected C... Read More
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Vets groups and lawmakers say they’re against it — but what does ‘privatization’ of Veterans Affairs really mean?

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WASHINGTON — When confirmation hearings for the next Veterans Affairs secretary begin in a few weeks, privatization of the department will be the main focus of most lawmakers’ questions. Nearly everyone in the veterans community and on Capitol Hill is ... Read More
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🇨🇺 What is Cuba’s future without a Castro as president? | The Stream

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What is Cuba's future without a Castro as president?For the first time in 60 years, someone other than Fidel or Raul Castro will govern Cuba. The government has nominated First Vice President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel as the sole candidate for president. His term is likely to start when Raul steps down during a session of the National Assembly that is underway.Raul Castro came to power in 2006 when his older brother Fidel, who had ruled for almost half a century, stepped aside due to deteriorating health. After assuming control Raul began rolling back some of the restrictions imposed by his older brother. Until 2008, Cubans weren’t allowed mobile phones, internet access, or to stay at Cuban ho... Read More
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🇨🇺 Will a new president mean change for Cuba? | Inside Story

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Who will succeed the Castros - Fidel and Raul - has been the subject of intense speculation in Cuba for decades. We now know it is Miguel Diaz-Canel, the 57-year-old Vice President.He was sworn in as president on Thursday, replacing Raul Castro.But Raul, who is 87, will continue to play a big role in policy decisions as head of the ruling Communist party.The biggest challenges the new president faces are economic. Although unemployment stands at less than three percent, earnings are low.The government’s the main employer and state salaries average 30 dollars a month. Reforms to boost private enterprise introduced by Raul Castro have been accompanied by cuts in subsidies and p... Read More
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Can National Geographic overcome its racist history? | The Stream

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National Geographic magazine recently apologised for a history of racism in its coverage of non-Western cultures and people of colour around the world. In this month's special "The Race Issue", the 130-year-old publication said it could not now cover stories about race without acknowledging its own past in upholding certain stereotypes.Known for its iconic photography, National Geographic had long portrayed darker skinned people as uncivilised, and through its imagery, exoticised non-Western cultures for a largely white and Western audience, according to John Edwin Mason, a professor and photography historian at the University of Virginia. The magazine asked Mason to evaluate its coverage of people of ... Read More
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Democratic National Committee sues Russia, WikiLeaks, and the Trump campaign over 2016 hack

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The Democratic National Committee has accused the Russian Federation, the Trump campaign, WikiLeaks, the hacker Guccifer 2.0, and several others of engineering a conspiracy to leak damaging DNC data. A new lawsuit, which was reported earlier today by The Washington Post, claims its targets violated hacking and racketeer... Read More
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Memos Pull Back Curtain on Trump, Comey Tensions

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The AP has examined 15 pages of fired FBI Director James Comey's declassified memos documenting conversations and interactions with President Trump. Eric Tucker breaks them down and explains why they're central to the obstruction investigation. (April 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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US Supreme Court Strikes Down Deportation Law

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Rod Rosenstein reportedly told Trump he’s not a target of Mueller probe

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Detected Closed Captioning: HOUSE OR FROM THE TRUMP CAMPAIG CAMPAIGN. >> WE MIGHT HAVE TO PUSH BACK THIS TWO-WEEK TIMETABLE. BLAKE, THANK YOU VERY MUCH. ALSO, SPEAKING OF LAWSUITS IN ALL OF THIS, THE HILL IS REPORTING THAT ANDREW MCCABE, FORMER DEPUTY FBI DIRECTOR IS PLAYING TO PLANNING TO SUE THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION FOR DEFAMATION OF WRONGFUL TERMINATION. HE'S ALSO CONSIDERING FILING OTHER CIVIL CLAIMS, THIS IS ON THE HEELS OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL AND OBAMA ERA APPOINTEE RECOMMENDING A CRIMINAL INQUIRY INTO CHARGES THAT ANDREW MCCABE LIED TO FEDERAL INVESTIGATORS. EACH TIME YOU'RE FOUND GUILTY OF DOING SO WOULD LAND YOU IN THE SLAMMER FOR FIVE YEARS. WE ARE FOLLOWING ALL OF THESE DEVELOPMENTS AND GETTING A READ FROM ... Read More
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Mueller team skeptical of Giuliani claims probe will end in weeks: Gasparino

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Published on Apr 20, 2018FBN's Charlie Gasparino on reports Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told President Trump he was not a target of the Mueller investigation and Rudy Giuliani's claims the probe will end in a matter of weeks. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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DNC files lawsuit against Russia, Trump campaign

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The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit against Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks, alleging they worked together to meddle in the 2016 election.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78964/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The Democratic National Committee Has The Democratic National Committee Has The Democratic National Committee Has Filed A Lawsuit In Manhattan Federal Filed A Lawsuit In Manhattan Federal Filed A Lawsuit In Manhattan Federal court Against Russia court Against Russia court Against Russia The... Read More
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The Disney-21st Century Fox deal: a timeline

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Yesterday, Disney filed papers with the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding its acquisition of 21st Century Fox in December. The document highlights the details of the acquisition, as well as a timeline that shows off how the talks began. It also reveals that Disney wasn’t the only company interested in acquiring Fox — Verizon and Comcast also came calling. The SEC filing makes for a dry but at times fascinating read. As it unfolded in the press last November and Decembe... Read More
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James Comey will give a talk to Amazon employees next week

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In a moment seemingly engineered to generate enraged tweets from the president, former FBI director James Comey will speak to Amazon employees next week as part of his ongoing book tour. The Intercept broke the news of the talk last night, and reported that it’s set for Monday at 10AM in Seattle. An Amazon spokesperson confirmed the talk and said it was part of a series of discussions at the company, known as Fishbowls. The spokesperson said the company has hosted 35 authors in the past year. Comey has been hitting the press circuit to publicize his new memoir, A ... Read More
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Taking China head on is unavoidable: Newt Gingrich

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Detected Closed Captioning: HAS NO VALIDITY, THAT WAS MANIPULATED -- NEIL: NOT TO GET INTO TOO MANY POLITICAL WEEDS HERE, THE ONE THING I ALWAYS USE AS SORT OF A PROXY ON ALL OF THIS, SPEAKER, IS WHAT THE MARKETS DO. WHEN THE MARKETS GOT WIND LATE YESTERDAY THAT ROD ROSENSTEIN HAD VISITED THE PRESIDENT AGAIN TO SAY, LOOK, YOU ARE NOT A TARGET OF THIS INVESTIGATION, SECOND TIME IN AS MANY MONTHS HE WAS ESSENTIALLY SAYING THAT -- OR THAT WAS THE MESSAGE FROM THE MUELLER CAMP -- AND THEN THE ANDY McCABE THING, THAT HE COULD BE FACING CRIMINAL CHARGES, THEY WERE DOWN ALREADY, CLOSE TO 200. BUT THEY PARED THOSE LOSSES IN HALF. AND IT FEEDS A NARRATIVE I'VE SEEN CONSISTENTLY PLAY OUT, THAT THE MARKETS -- WHATEVER YOU MIGHT THINK OF... Read More
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Comey was deliberately manipulating the system: Newt Gingrich

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Detected Closed Captioning: INVOLVED OR EVEN THINK ABOUT FIRING ANY OF THE KEY PRINCIPALS, AT LEAST THAT WAS THE SENTIMENT YESTERDAY. THE READ RIGHT NOW WITH THE FORMER SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE, NEWT GINGRICH. SPEAKER, ALWAYS GOOD TO HAVE YOU. >> GOOD TO BE HERE. NEIL: SO MUCH TO GET INTO YOU WITH, BUT FIRST OFF ANDREW McCABE, A CRIMINAL INQUIRY GOING ON LYING NOT LESS THAN FOUR TIMES, THREE TIMES TO FEDERAL OFFICIALS, THAT HE'S IN A HEAP OF TROUBLE, THAT HE AND COMEY ARE GIVING DIFFERENT STORIES, THAT COMEY IS GENERATING A GREAT DEAL OF CONTROVERSY ON HIS BOOK TOUR X THE PRESIDENT -- TO HEAR SOME REPUBLICANS TELL IT -- LET THEM IMPLODE. WHAT DO YOU THINK? >> WELL, I MEAN, I HOPE THE PRESIDENT DOES LET THEM IMPLODE. C... Read More
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Kim Jong Un trying to take the rough edges off his image: James Cunningham

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Boise population surges from booming economy

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Detected Closed Captioning: BARREL. DON'T GET INTO A JOB OWNING WAR WITH THE PRESIDENT. >> THE POPULATION SURGE IN A BOOMING ECONOMY IN IDAHO. THIS NEWFOUND POPULARITY BRINGS WITH IT SURGING HOME PRICES AND LOCALS, THEY ARE FEELING THE PAIN. JOINING US IS IDAHO GOVERNOR. THIS IS A NICE PROBLEM TO HAVE. SURELY YOU'RE NOT COMPLAINING. WELCOME BACK TO MY WEEKLY SHOW. [LAUGHTER] WE HAD A GOOD TIME LAST WEEK AND WILL HAVE A GOOD TIME THIS WEEK. YES, CERTAINLY, THAT KIND OF SUCCESS WILL BE PART OF THE PROBLEM BUT WE WILL ADJUST. I REMEMBER NOT THAT LONG AGO AFTER THE DODD FRANK BILL PASSED AND EVERYBODY WAS GOING TO HAVE A HOME. WHAT LED US INTO THAT RECESSION WAS THE TURNING OF HOMES AND COMBINING OF MORTGAGES AND THE RESULT... Read More