28
Sep
2020
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Trump’s reported debts raise national security issues for possible 2nd term: experts – National

Revelations that President Donald Trump is personally liable for more than $400 million in debt are casting a shadow over his presidency that ethics experts say raises national security concerns he could be manipulated to sway U.S. policy by organizations or individuals he’s indebted to. New scrutiny of Trump,…
21
Sep
2020
Posted by: In: appeals court trump tax returns, Donald Trump, donald trump tax returns, Trump, trump appeals tax returns, Trump finances, Trump Financial Records, Trump tax returns, World

Quest for Trump’s tax returns based on ‘mountainous record’ of evidence: prosecutor – National

The Manhattan district attorney’s office told a federal appeals court Monday that its quest to gain access to President Donald Trump’s tax returns is supported by “a mountainous record” of public allegations of misconduct. The president and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. have been battling for more than…
29
Aug
2020
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Thousands rally for weekly anti-Netanyahu protests in Israel – National

JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Israelis demonstrated Saturday in Jerusalem in a continuation of summer-long weekend rallies demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who faces a corruption trial and accusations of mishandling the coronavirus crisis. Smaller protests also took part in other parts in Israel, including overpasses…
28
Aug
2020
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Remembering Bill Boland, award-winning volunteer helped bring World Figure Skating Championships to London – London

A beloved Londoner, well-known for his role in bringing the World Figure Skating Championships to the city in 2013, is being remembered as a kind, compassionate, knowledgeable, and dependable man. Bill Boland died Wednesday at the age of 76. “It was just a pleasure to know Bill and it’s so…
03
Aug
2020
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‘Protracted criminal conduct’: Prosecutor seeks Trump’s taxes, cites probe of business – National

A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax returns told a judge Monday that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and protracted criminal conduct at the Trump Organization.” Trump’s lawyers last month said the grand jury subpoena for the tax returns was…
01
Jul
2020
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China says US ‘oppressing’ Huawei with ‘national security risk’ label – National

China on Wednesday demanded Washington stop “oppressing Chinese companies” after U.S. regulators declared telecom equipment suppliers Huawei and ZTE to be national security threats. The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday blocked the Chinese vendors from receiving subsidies from a government fund, stepping up efforts to limit their access to the U.S. market.…
07
Jun
2020
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Online platforms scramble as content moderators in short supply amid coronavirus – National

While hundreds of thousands of companies across the country have seen work grind to a halt amid COVID-19, Chris Priebe is experiencing the opposite. The owner of Two Hat, an artificial intelligence-powered content moderation company based in Kelowna, B.C., has never been busier helping customers including gaming brands Nintendo Switch,…
03
Jun
2020
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Huawei hid business operation in Iran after report linked CFO, documents show – National

China‘s Huawei Technologies acted to cover up its relationship with a firm that had tried to sell prohibited U.S. computer gear to Iran, after Reuters in 2013 reported deep links between the firm and the telecom-equipment giant’s chief financial officer, newly obtained internal Huawei documents show. Huawei has long described…
15
Mar
2020
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Shot 9 times, New Zealand mosque shooting survivor looks forward to fresh start – National

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — When the gunman walked into the Al Noor mosque, Temel Atacocugu was kneeling for Friday prayers. He looked up into the man’s face, thinking he was a police officer because of his paramilitary outfit. Time slowed. Atacocugu saw a puff of smoke come from the raised…
25
Oct
2019
Posted by: In: Amazon, Amazon Trump, Jeff Bezos, jeff bezos trump, Microsoft, microsoft amazon, microsoft amazon pentagon, microsoft cloud computing, microsoft military, microsoft pentagon, microsoft pentagon contract, Politics, Tech, World

Microsoft beats Amazon for $10B cloud contract with Pentagon – National

The Pentagon awarded Microsoft a $10 billion cloud computing contract, snubbing early front-runner Amazon, whose competitive bid drew criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump and its business rivals. Bidding for the huge project, known as Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure, or JEDI, pitted leading tech titans Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle and IBM against…