Wednesday, May 31, 2017

World Awaits Trump Decision on U.S. Future in Paris Accord

President Trump addressed American troops in Taormina, Sicily, on Saturday before returning to Washington.
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Uber Limits Loss to $708 Million in First Quarter

Uber said it was still sitting on $7.2 billion in cash, roughly the same amount it held at the end of 2016.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Paris Agreement, Kabul, North Korea: Your Morning Briefing


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White House Details Ethics Waivers for Ex-Lobbyists and Corporate Lawyers

After four months in office, the number of ethics waivers issued by President Trump’s White House far outpaces the number issued under President Barack Obama for the same period.
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New York Times Will Offer Employee Buyouts and Eliminate Public Editor Role

The New York Times building in Manhattan. The buyouts announced Wednesday are aimed primarily at editors.
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China and Europe are moving forward without Trump

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Trump’s Uncompromising Twitter Use Comes to This: ‘Covfefe’

President Trump in the Oval Office on Wednesday. Mr. Trump avoided Twitter on his recent nine-day trip abroad. That ended on his return.
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Trump Considers Rolling Back Obama’s Opening With Cuba

The Little Havana neighborhood of Miami. Cuban-Americans disproportionately supported President Trump in November.
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New York City Police Sergeant Charged With Murder in Bronx Woman’s Death

Sgt. Hugh Barry was escorted into a Bronx courtroom on Wednesday, where he pleaded not guilty to murder charges.
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Comey Expected to Testify Before Senate, if He Isn’t Blocked

The former F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing last year.
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Deadly Bombing in Kabul Is One of the Afghan War’s Worst Strikes

The site of a huge explosion in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, on Wednesday.
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Obamas Pay $8.1 Million for Home Just Miles From White House

The Obamas’ home in the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington.
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Noose Found Inside African American Museum in Washington

The National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.
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Trump Targets German Trade, and the South Grimaces

Workers at the BMW plant in Greer, S.C., which employs about 8,800 people and rolls out roughly 1,400 vehicles a day.
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Players Want Margaret Court Arena Renamed Over Remarks on Gays

Margaret Court in 2003 after Court 1 at Melbourne Park, where the Australian Open is played, was named for her. Court’s remarks about gays and same-sex marriage have provoked some current players to say they would object to playing on a court named after her.
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Morning News Call - India, June 1

To access the newsletter, click on the link: If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: FACTORS TO WATCH 10:30 am: Farm Minister Radha Mohan Singh at an event in New Delhi. 12:00 pm: Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari at an event in New Delhi. 7:30 pm: Junior Finance Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal at

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UPDATE 1-As China ushers in new cyber law, misgivings remain

BEIJING/SHANGHAI, June 1 (Reuters) - China ushered in a tough new cyber security law on Thursday, following years of fierce debate around the controversial legislation that many foreign business groups fear will hit their ability to operate in the country.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Sterling slips on election fears, downbeat China PMI weighs on stocks

* Sterling retreats after YouGov poll shows PM May losing majority

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Uber, amid loss, goes looking for a top finance exec

Uber is ready to grow up.
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Tech Fix: For $499, a Drone for Beginners:

DJI, the world’s largest drone maker, will soon release Spark, its first $499 drone. That’s roughly half the price of the most popular drones on the market.
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BRIEF-Sears Holdings ‍​recently aware of security incident involving unauthorized credit card activity at some Kmart stores - Spokesman

* Sears holdings ‍​recently aware of security incident involving unauthorized credit card activity following certain customer purchases at some kmart stores - spokesman

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Paris Agreement, Kabul, Kathy Griffin: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing


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Thar She Glows! How the Natural History Museum Cleans Its Blue Whale


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Nikkei rises on upbeat Japan capex data, dollar's rise vs yen

TOKYO, June 1 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average started the month with gains on Thursday, buoyed by upbeat news of Japanese companies' growing capital expenditure as well as the dollar's ascent from overnight lows against the yen.

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The way Sean Spicer sees it

Sean Spicer isn't taking your questions.
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Ohio Sues Drug Makers, Saying They Aided Opioid Epidemic

Christina Arredondo during a news conference Wednesday with the Ohio attorney general, Mike DeWine, right. Ms. Arredondo discussed how addiction affected her daughter’s life.
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Emmett Till’s Coffin, a Hangman’s Scaffold and a Debate Over Cultural Appropriation

A protest on Saturday outside the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden of the Walker Art Center over “Scaffold,” a two-story sculpture by Sam Durant.
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