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May 23, 2018
Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US ahead of midterm electionsArray
Apr 23, 2018
US Senate poised to reject Mike Pompeo for Secretary of State in rare rebuke as Donald Trump rages on TwitterThe full Senate is still expected to consider Pompeo's nomination later this week. But the rare rebuke expected from the panel Monday, even after Pompeo's recent visit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, would be the first time in years that a nominee for the high-level Cabinet position did not receive a favorable committee vote.
Apr 11, 2018
US House Speaker Paul Ryan says won't run for re-election in huge blow to Republicans ahead of midterm electionsRepublican House Speaker Paul Ryan will not run for re-election, his office announced Wednesday, injecting another layer of uncertainty as Republicans face worries over losing their majority in the fall.
Mar 01, 2018
White House Communications Director Hope Hicks resigns after admitting she told 'white lies' for TrumpThe departure of one of the President's longest-serving advisers, who worked as a one-woman communications shop during his winning campaign, came as a surprise to most in the White House — and cast a pall over the West Wing at a tumultuous time. The news comes a day after Hicks was interviewed for nine hours by the House panel investigating Russia interference in the 2016 election and contact between Trump's campaign and Russia.
Nov 02, 2017
Facebook's quarterly earnings remain unperturbed despite intense criticism for Russian-bought Facebook adsThe company’s performance was strong in comparison with smaller social media firms Snap Inc and Twitter, Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter said.
Sep 25, 2017
Republican Party's approval rating hits all-time low of 29 percent, says CNN pollThe Republican Party's approval rate has hit an all-time low with fewer than three in 10 Americans (29 per cent) holding a favourable view, a CNN poll revealed.
Sep 21, 2017
Facebook will add more human reviewers to its ad-buying system says COO Sheryl SandbergSandberg said in a post on her Facebook page the company would have more manual review of the targeting options it gives advertisers, a change that she said would strengthen the system
Sep 06, 2017
'Donald Trump is not my bride, I'm not his groom': Vladimir Putin says he's running a govt, refuses to criticise US PresidentRussian president Vladimir Putin refrained from criticizing US president Donald Trump at a news conference in China on Tuesday, but said a decision to shutter Russian diplomatic outposts in the US was poorly handled.
Aug 12, 2017
RAISE Act shows Donald Trump’s politics is not about practicality, it’s about how white men ‘feel’Like his real estate projects, Donald Trump’s politics follows from the license fee model that underpins his properties across the world: Take my name, pay me lots of money, enrich yourself, I’m not going to wear a hard hat and stand on the construction site. Gold plating is mandatory.
Apr 06, 2017
Steve Bannon: 'The Great Manipulator' has been the brains behind Donald Trump, but is his time up?Steve Bannon has been described as "The Great Manipulator" and the "second most powerful man in the United States". He wrote Trump's inauguration speech and was said to be the brains behind the travel ban. But who is he really?