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Microsoft Workers Say the Company Is War Profiteering, and They've Timed Their Protest to Hurt

4 hours ago   |   Slate

Tech CEOs have plenty of reasons to worry about public attention these days, but usually not during their big product events. Tim Cook tends to be giddy when he opens the Apple...
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Microsoft workers protest use of HoloLens headsets for war

6 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

A group of Microsoft workers is demanding the company cancel a contract supplying U.S. Army soldiers with HoloLens headsets that could help them spot adversaries on the...
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Microsoft workers protest $480m HoloLens military deal

6 hours ago   |   NBC News

The open letter comes days before Microsoft is expected to unveil HoloLens 2, an upgraded version of its augmented reality headset, at an event Sunday.
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Microsoft workers protest use of HoloLens headsets for war

6 hours ago   |   Star Tribune


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A group of Microsoft employees are demanding the company ditch a US Army contract that they say makes them 'war profiteers'

A group of Microsoft employees are demanding the company ditch a US Army contract that they say makes them 'war profiteers'

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A group of Microsoft employees are protesting the company's $749 million contract with the US Army. The contract involves providing HoloLens augmented reality tech for...
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Sudan declares state of emergency, disbands Cabinet

6 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   3 articles

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has declared a state of emergency for a year and disbanded the government amid deadly protests
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Sudan declares state of emergency, disbands Cabinet

7 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

CAIRO - Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir on Friday declared a state of emergency for a year and disbanded the government amid deadly protests. Al-Bashir - who seized power in a...
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Sudan's Bashir declares year-long state of emergency

7 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   3 articles

Omar al-Bashir dissolves government and imposes state of emergency in wake of months of protests demanding his ouster.
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Government: Highway shutdown not aimed at tribe, media

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BISMARCK, N.D. - Government officials say the five-month shutdown of a North Dakota highway during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline was not aimed at manipulating...
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Government: Highway shutdown not aimed at tribe, media

7 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Government officials say the five-month shutdown of a North Dakota highway during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline was not aimed at manipulating the media or an...
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R. Kelly surrenders to police on sexual abuse charges

R. Kelly surrenders to police on sexual abuse charges

The R&B star turned himself into Chicago Police on Friday night after being charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read more ...

R. Kelly reportedly charged in Cook County with aggravated criminal sexual abuse

R. Kelly reportedly charged in Cook County with aggravated criminal sexual abuse

R. Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in Cook County Friday morning, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. Kelly is accused of sexually abusing four... Read more ...

Cook County Prosecutors Charge R. Kelly With Criminal Sexual Abuse

Cook County Prosecutors Charge R. Kelly With Criminal Sexual Abuse

Nine of the counts specify the victim was between 13 and 15. One count did not specify any ages. Read more ...

Patriots owner charged with 2 counts of soliciting prostitution

Patriots owner charged with 2 counts of soliciting prostitution

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will face two counts of soliciting prostitution in connection with a human trafficking investigation at a Florida spa. Read more ...

Fox Removing Jussie Smollet's Character From Season's Final Two Episodes Of...

Fox Removing Jussie Smollet's Character From Season's Final Two Episodes Of ‘Empire'

A day after he was arrested for allegedly faking a hate crime because he was upset with his salary on “Empire,” actor Jussie Smollett appears to be losing his role on the hit... Read more ...

225 Democrats and 1 Republican cosponsor a resolution to block Trump's...

225 Democrats and 1 Republican cosponsor a resolution to block Trump's national emergency declaration for his border wall

The House of Representatives will take its first step to try to block President Trump's national emergency declaration to build his wall along the US-Mexico border. Rep... Read more ...

ISIS bride refuses to give up fight to come back home to US

ISIS bride refuses to give up fight to come back home to US

WASHINGTON - The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State in Syria filed suit against the Trump administration in an effort to allow her return to the United... Read more ...

Dustin Johnson leads at Mexico Championship, Tiger making up ground

Dustin Johnson leads at Mexico Championship, Tiger making up ground

MEXICO CITY - Dustin Johnson putted for birdie on every hole Friday and shot a 4-under 67, leaving him bogey-free for 36 holes and two shots ahead of Rory McIlroy and Matt... Read more ...

Trump Nominates Ambassador To Canada Kelly Craft For U.N. Post

Trump Nominates Ambassador To Canada Kelly Craft For U.N. Post

Craft's nomination as ambassador to the United Nations follows State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert's withdrawal from consideration. (Image credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty... Read more ...

Patriots owner Robert Kraft to be charged with soliciting prostitution

Patriots owner Robert Kraft to be charged with soliciting prostitution

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will be charged with two counts of soliciting a prostitute at a day spa in Florida. Read more ...