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Jared Kushner Used Encrypted App to Communicate With Foreign Leaders, Democrats Claim

14 hours ago   |   Time

House Democrats claim that President Donald Trump's son-in-law used an encrypted messenger app for official White House business in what would be a serious breach of records...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggested members of Congress should get paid more, but a majority of Americans want the complete opposite

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggested members of Congress should get paid more, but a majority of Americans want the complete opposite

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggested that the salaries for members of Congress should be increased to ease the financial burden on members and decrease the incentive to...
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FDA Chief Scott Gottlieb Calls for Tighter Regulations on Electronic Health Records

FDA Chief Scott Gottlieb Calls for Tighter Regulations on Electronic Health Records

19 hours ago   |   Fortune

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on Wednesday called for tighter scrutiny of electronic health records systems, which have prompted thousands of reports...
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Major U.S. research universities are cutting ties with Chinese telcom giant Huawei

21 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

First Congress threatened to cut off federal funds to universities using components made by telecom giant Huawei. Next came a classified FBI briefing last fall for University...
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Survey: Top CEOs report weaker economic outlook for 1Q

1 day ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - Top U.S. CEOs reported Wednesday that their economic outlook weakened in the first three months of the year although it remains above its historical average. The...
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The Latest: Trump arrives in Ohio to tour Army tank plant

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

LIMA, Ohio - The Latest on President Donald Trump campaign in Ohio : 2:35 p.m. President Donald Trump has arrived in Ohio to tour an Army tank plant and raise money for his...
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Louisiana editorial roundup

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Recent editorials from Louisiana newspapers: March 18 American Press on socialism: A number of members of Congress, both old and new, have latched onto socialistic policy...
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Ocasio-Cortez's campaign finance has critics crying hypocrisy

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

By Bill Allison WASHINGTON - Democratic firebrand Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rode into office railing against the influence of big money and hidden donors in U.S. elections. Yet...
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Clyburn: Trump and his family are 'greatest threats to democracy of my lifetime'

Clyburn: Trump and his family are 'greatest threats to democracy of my lifetime'

2 days ago   |   Politico

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn invoked the regime of Adolf Hitler to warn about the presidency of Donald Trump, urging Congress to push back on a president who he said he...
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White House proposal to cap student loans would mean only rich people can afford elite schooling

White House proposal to cap student loans would mean only rich people can afford elite schooling

2 days ago   |   Think Progress

A week after federal prosecutors revealed just how brazenly rich families cheat to get their kids into elite colleges, the White House proposed changes to higher education laws...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Brexit gets a short delay. The EU has agreed to delay Brexit until April 12 if MPs don't vote for Prime Minister Theresa May's deal and until May... Read more ...

Some Democrats want more than just Trump's personal tax returns

Some Democrats want more than just Trump's personal tax returns

Top Democratic lawmakers are preparing to request President Donald Trump's personal tax returns, but some liberal lawmakers say they should also demand his business tax... Read more ...

It Will Take More Than Transparency To Reduce Drug Prices, Economists Say

It Will Take More Than Transparency To Reduce Drug Prices, Economists Say

The Trump administration wants to increase transparency in prescription drug pricing. But health economists say the administration's call to tie prices to what other nations... Read more ...

Donald Trump takes cue from young conservative firebrand Charlie Kirk, signs...

Donald Trump takes cue from young conservative firebrand Charlie Kirk, signs an executive order for free speech on college campuses

President Donald Trump on Wednesday will sign an executive order designed to protect free speech on college campuses. Trump was urged to do this by conservative youth advocacy... Read more ...

Facebook exposed 200 million to 600 million user passwords to employees

Facebook exposed 200 million to 600 million user passwords to employees

Facebook has resolved a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users stored in readable format within its internal systems to its employees. Read more ...

Colin Kaepernick's collusion settlement was reportedly less than $10 million...

Colin Kaepernick's collusion settlement was reportedly less than $10 million - far less than what people believed

Colin Kaepernick's collusion grievance settlement with the NFL was for less than $10 million, according to The Wall Street Journal. The settlement, which includes Carolina... Read more ...

Trump says it's time for the US to recognize Israel's annexation of Golan...

Trump says it's time for the US to recognize Israel's annexation of Golan Heights, something 9 previous presidents refused to do

President Donald Trump on Thursday said it's time for the US to recognize the Golan Heights, one of the globe's most disputed territories, as part of Israel. Trump tweeted... Read more ...

Elon Musk just emailed every single Tesla employee that car deliveries...

Elon Musk just emailed every single Tesla employee that car deliveries should be their 'primary priority' in what he's calling the biggest wave in company history

Tesla is racing to deliver cars before the end of the first quarter on March 31. Elon Musk told all employees in an email seen by Business Insider that deliveries should be... Read more ...

Kushner accused of using private messaging for official White House business

Kushner accused of using private messaging for official White House business

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a senior White House aide, uses private messaging services to conduct official government business, according to new... Read more ...

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8 retail startups that are the brainchilds of Wharton grads - from Harry's to Warby Parker

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