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In Empty Offices, Critics See Evidence of Trump Devaluing Science

Scores of scientists and technology experts have left the White House, and conservatives — and the president — have questioned whether they need to be replaced.

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Crowdfunding campaign looks to buy web browsing histories of US politicians – The INQUIRER

Elite DailyCrowdfunding campaign looks to buy web browsing histories of US politiciansThe INQUIRERA PRIVACY ACTIVIST has started a GoFundMe crowdsourcing campaign to purchase the web-browsing histories of the politicians who voted in favour of an anti-privacy law, enabling internet service providers (ISPs) to sell subscribers' web-browsing data to ...Purchase Private Internet Histories by Adam McElhaney - GoFundMeGoFundMeall 11 news articles »

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Supreme Court ban on BS-3 vehicles: Here’s how it will impact companies, customers – Firstpost

FirstpostSupreme Court ban on BS-3 vehicles: Here's how it will impact companies, customersFirstpostNew Delhi - The automobile industry has termed the Supreme Court diktat banning sale of BS-3 vehicles from Saturday a 'shock and awe' decision. But just a back-of-the-envelope calculation shows the ban will impact less than 4 percent of the industry's ...SC ban: Auto industry stuck with inventory worth Rs 12000 croreTimes of IndiaSupreme Court ban on BS-III vehicles a blow to automakers as firms likely to liquidate stocksBusiness TodayAfter BS-III vehicles ban, dealers kick off fire sale on bikes, trucks and busesMoneycontrol.comHindustan Times -Economic Times -The Asian Age -Moneylifeall 268 news articles »

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IbizAfrica at Strathmore University on the verge of becoming Kenya’s Silicon Savannah – The Standard (press release)

IbizAfrica at Strathmore University on the verge of becoming Kenya's Silicon SavannahThe Standard (press release)Kenya has seen great development in terms of technology over the last few decades. Apart from being ranked among the top 100 countries with worldwide innovation influence, the country has recorded great achievements including the unveiling of a laptop ...and more »

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Beginning ‘Brexit’ and Bracing for Impact

Months after the vote to leave the European Union, Britain is beginning the process, and the economic consequences are likely to be significant.

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How two teens in leggings became a PR mess for United Airlines – EMTV Online

EMTV OnlineHow two teens in leggings became a PR mess for United AirlinesEMTV OnlineImage: A United Airlines Boeing 787 taxis as a United Airlines Boeing 767 lands at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California, U.S. on February 7, 2015. REUTERS/Louis Nastro/File Photo. By Dan Whitcomb. (Reuters) – A bystander who ...Readers react: United Airlines' no-leggings ruleChicago TribuneScott Begbie: An airline with a dress code? They've got to be pulling our leggingsAberdeen Evening ExpressThe Year of the LeggingsInside Higher Ed (blog)The Standard (press release) -SFGate -Konbini US -Sole Collectorall 17 news articles »

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Coal Mining Jobs Trump Would Bring Back No Longer Exist

The jobs the president alluded to — hardy miners in mazelike tunnels with picks and shovels — have become vestiges of the past.

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Google’s Claim Against Former Executive Could Help Uber in Driverless-Car Lawsuit

Uber disclosed Google’s claim against Anthony Levandowski to support its request for arbitration in an intellectual property fight.

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Hungary Plan That Could Shutter Soros’s University Is Called ‘Political Vandalism’

Observers say the move is the latest development in a crackdown on free expression and liberal values under Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who has denounced the billionaire philanthropist.

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Valeant Bet Was a ‘Huge Mistake,’ Hedge Fund Chief Ackman Says

In a rare moment of contrition, the billionaire hedge fund manager William Ackman apologized for an investment that cost his investors $4 billion.

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