Japan wrestling with Trump going to sumo during state visit

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 21 May 2019 06:46:12 +0000

Japan wrestling with Trump going to sumo during state visit

TOKYO – Plans for U.S. President Donald Trump to check out the ancient Japanese sport of sumo wrestling during a state visit are raising security issues for organizers.

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Harris wants to fine companies that pay men more than women

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 20 May 2019 10:14:07 +0000

Harris wants to fine companies that pay men more than women

NEW YORK – Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is unveiling a pay inequity proposal that aims to close the gender pay gap by holding corporations accountable when men are paid more than women.

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Trump plan would shift immigration focus to ‘merit’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 17 May 2019 10:55:26 +0000

Trump plan would shift immigration focus to 'merit'

WASHINGTON – Unveiling a new immigration plan, President Donald Trump said Thursday he wanted to provide a sharp contrast with Democrats, and he did — aiming to upend decades of family-based immigration policy with a new approach that favors younger, “totally brilliant,” high-skilled workers he says won’t compete for American jobs.

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Trump to provide rare look of finances in disclosure report

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 16 May 2019 04:49:51 +0000

In this May 14, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak on energy infrastructure at the Cameron LNG export facility in Hackberry, La. Trump’s latest financial disclosure report is expected to provide a rare glimpse into whether his presidency has helped or hurt his hotels, golf resorts and other parts of his business empire. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

President Donald Trump’s latest financial disclosure report is expected to provide a rare glimpse into whether his presidency has helped or hurt his hotels, golf resorts and other parts of his business empire.

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Sticker shock: Trump taking aim at ‘surprise medical bills’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 09 May 2019 14:14:21 +0000

Sticker shock: Trump taking aim at 'surprise medical bills'

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump will begin a push Thursday to fight health care sticker shock by limiting “surprise medical bills,” the unexpected charges faced by insured patients when a member of a health care team that treated them is considered an out-of-network provider.

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Report: Trump in 1985-94 claimed $1.17 billion business loss

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 08 May 2019 08:49:35 +0000

Report: Trump in 1985-94 claimed $1.17 billion business loss

The New York Times has reported that Donald Trump’s businesses lost more than $1 billion from 1985 to 1994, based on tax information the newspaper acquired.

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EPA Will Issue Final Carbon Rules for Power Plants in June

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 07 May 2019 13:49:09 +0000

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) plans to take final action to repeal the Clean Power Plan in June 2019, a federal court filing shows. The agency told the D.C. Circuit—in a May 6 status report—review of the Obama-era rule that sets the first carbon dioxide limits for existing power plants “continues to be a high […]

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EMP Threat Real but Limited, EPRI Says in Much-Anticipated Report

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 02 May 2019 13:35:50 +0000

Depending on the hazard field, electromagnetic pulses (EMPs) resulting from detonation of a nuclear weapon at high altitude or in space could cause significant damage to electronics on the bulk power system and even prompt a regional voltage collapse, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) says in much-anticipated findings from its three-year study on high-altitude […]

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EMP Threat Real but Limited, EPRI Says in Anticipated Report

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 02 May 2019 13:35:50 +0000

Depending on the hazard field, electromagnetic pulses (EMPs) resulting from detonation of a nuclear weapon at high altitude or in space could cause significant damage to electronics on the bulk power system and even prompt a regional voltage collapse, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) says in much-anticipated findings from its three-year study on high-altitude […]

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Trump, US media in open war on annual dinner date

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 02:41:01 +0000

US Representative Matt Gaetz (C) (R-FL) speaks with guests near the red carpet during the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, DC on April 27, 2019. (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP)

It’s meant to be the annual Washington love-in, a dinner where White House journalists and the president yuck it up in a hotel ballroom. But this Saturday, President Donald Trump stood up his dates.

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