President Hassan Rouhani suggests Trump admin. "afflicted by mental retardation" as his country declares diplomacy dead [...]
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"CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King speaks to Adam Mosseri for his first U.S. TV interview since taking over as CEO [...]
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Frontrunner to be PM refuses to comment on picture that emerged in wake of rowToday's political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson has repeatedly refused to say whether his campaign team passed a photograph of him and his partner to newspapers as a PR strategy during a radio interview which saw the Tory leadership frontrunner quizzed again about his personal life.Speaking to LBC, Johnson refused at least half a dozen times to comment on the photo [...]
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Huawei-U.S. Clash Mars China's Biggest Mobile Forum
(Bloomberg) -- Sign up for Next China, a weekly email on where the nation stands now and where it's going next.The U.S. blacklisting of Huawei Technologies Co. and other top Chinese tech companies is making it trickier for some mobile industry professionals to get down to business.The June 26-28 Mobile World Congress Shanghai, China's largest forum for the mobile industry, is scheduled to start amid almost daily salvos from the Trump administration aimed at Huawei [...]
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Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri says the platform is evaluating how to handle so-called deepfakes – phony videos that have been manipulated to look and sound real. Mosseri, who took the helm of Instagram in October, was previously an executive at Facebook, which owns Instagram. "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King met him in California on Monday for his first U.S. TV interview? since taking over as CEO. In this excerpt of their conversation, King asks [...]
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The Trump administration is notoriously biased towards Israel, and its $50bn offer to Palestinians pointedly avoids land rightsIn the toxic history of the enduring conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, the Palestinians have often been accused of “never missing an opportunity to miss an opportunity”. This familiar charge has been repeated in the runup to an extraordinary event taking place in the Gulf state of Bahrain, convened by the US and starting on Tuesday.The Manama [...]
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Thousands will gather Saturday on the shores of the Cuyahoga River to celebrate a transformation. Fifty years ago today, the Cuyahoga was so polluted that it caught fire, due to a combination of debris and chemicals in the water – and it had actually happened many times before. But this time, it galvanized the nation and helped launch the environmental movement which cleaned up the Cuyahoga and countless other waterways across America. New “CBS This [...]
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Sales teams have long turned to tech solutions to help improve how they source leads, develop relationships and close deals. Now, one of the startups that helps out at a key point in that trajectory is announcing a round of growth funding to help fuel its own rapid growth. Showpad, a sales enablement platform that lets salespeople source and organise relevant content and other collateral that they use in their deals, has raised a Series [...]
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2020 election: Bernie Sanders faces new challenge with rise of rival Elizabeth Warren
The Bernie Sanders campaign, facing a new challenge in the rise of Elizabeth Warren, has settled for now on a careful if sometimes awkward strategy: emphasising Mr Sanders' unique position in the liberal movement, while avoiding direct attacks on Ms Warren and rolling out plans that overlap with her attention-grabbing ideas.That approach was on display on Monday as Mr Sanders introduced a proposal to cancel all student debt across the country. His plan came less [...]
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Tuesday's top story: White House orders fresh sanctions against Iran's supreme leader. Plus, why Democrats owe it to voters to hold a climate crisis debateSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I'm Tim Walker with today's essential stories. Continue reading... [...]
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