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  • 'Hello, Bob': President Trump called my cellphone to say that the health-care bill was dead - Washington Post March 24, 2017
    Washington Post'Hello, Bob': President Trump called my cellphone to say that the health-care bill was deadWashington PostPresident Trump called me on my cellphone Friday afternoon at 3:31 p.m. At first I thought it was a reader with a complaint since it was a blocked number. Instead, it was the president calling from the Oval Office. […]
  • Trump greenlights Keystone XL pipeline, but obstacles loom - Reuters March 24, 2017
    ReutersTrump greenlights Keystone XL pipeline, but obstacles loomReutersWASHINGTON/CALGARY, Alberta U.S. President Donald Trump's administration approved TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, cheering the oil industry and angering environmentalists even as further hurdles for the controversial project ...Trump Administration Grants Pipeline Permits Without All His Promised ConditionsBloombergTrump's Keystone XL decision sets up new fight in NebraskaWashington […]
  • NJ Transit to run limited service from NY after collision - NJ.com March 24, 2017
    NJ.comNJ Transit to run limited service from NY after collisionNJ.comNJ Transit officials said they expect to run more trains into New York Penn Station on Friday evening than originally planned after the morning derailment of an Amtrak train that sideswiped an NJ Transit commuter train. The agency announced that a ...Commuters, March Madness Fans Face […]
  • Trump is trying to take credit for a jobs announcement Charter made months ago - Washington Post March 24, 2017
    Washington PostTrump is trying to take credit for a jobs announcement Charter made months agoWashington PostPresident Trump's administration claimed credit Friday for an announcement by cable provider Charter Communications that it intends to hire 20,000 workers in the United States and invest $25 billion in high-speed Internet over the next four years. But ...Trump touts […]
  • The Treasury Secretary is 'not worried at all' about robots taking jobs. Here's why he could be wrong. - Washington Post March 24, 2017
    Washington PostThe Treasury Secretary is 'not worried at all' about robots taking jobs. Here's why he could be wrong.Washington PostCompanies are investing heaps of money to develop artificial-intelligence technologies that promise to transform industries as varied as transportation, finance and health care. That all adds up to big economic change, technologists warn. But for ...Simple […]
  • GameStop Races To Diversify As Video Game Sales Sag - Investor's Business Daily March 24, 2017
    Investor's Business DailyGameStop Races To Diversify As Video Game Sales SagInvestor's Business DailySecular changes in the video game industry continue to batter specialty retailer GameStop, which is diversifying into other businesses. (Cineberg/Shutterstock). PATRICK SEITZ; 4:06 PM ET. Facebook · LinkedIn · Print · Twitter · Share · Reprints ...GameStop to close hundreds of stores due […]
  • Chinese group buys Blackstone's stake in SeaWorld - Orlando Sentinel March 24, 2017
    Orlando SentinelChinese group buys Blackstone's stake in SeaWorldOrlando SentinelInvestment firm Blackstone Group has sold its 21 percent stake in SeaWorld to a Chinese company. The deal gives with Zhonghong Group gives SeaWorld a path into the growing Chinese tourism market and a partner with experience in theme-park ...Why SeaWorld Entertainment, Micron Technology, and Under Armour Jumped […]
  • Robots could take over 38% of US jobs within about 15 years, report says - Los Angeles Times March 24, 2017
    Los Angeles TimesRobots could take over 38% of US jobs within about 15 years, report saysLos Angeles TimesMore than a third of U.S. jobs could be at “high risk” of automation by the early 2030s, a percentage that's greater than in Britain, Germany and Japan, according to a report released Friday. The analysis, by accounting […]
  • North Dakota oil spill 3 times larger than first estimated - CNBC March 24, 2017
    CNBCNorth Dakota oil spill 3 times larger than first estimatedCNBCA December oil pipeline spill in western North Dakota might have been three times larger than first estimated and among the biggest in state history, a state environmental expert said Friday. About 530,000 gallons of oil is now believed to have spilled ...December North Dakota Oil […]
  • The Senate just voted to undo landmark rules covering your Internet privacy - Washington Post March 23, 2017
    Washington PostThe Senate just voted to undo landmark rules covering your Internet privacyWashington PostSenate lawmakers voted Thursday to repeal a historic set of rules aimed at protecting consumers' online data from their own Internet providers, in a move that could make it easier for broadband companies to sell and share their customers' usage ...Senate votes […]