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'He said he didn't meddle': Trump talks with Putin about U.S. elections and Syria in brief interactions

'He said he didn't meddle': Trump talks with Putin about U.S. elections and Syria in brief interactions

“He said he didn't meddle,” Trump said, answering questions in the press cabin on the Air Force One. more »

Bill Gates makes $100 million personal investment to fight Alzheimer's

Bill Gates makes $100 million personal investment to fight Alzheimer's

"It's a huge problem, a growing problem, and the scale of the tragedy — even for the people who stay alive — is very high," he said. more »

The Republican tax plan is deeply unpopular - and unimportant to many Americans

The Republican tax plan is deeply unpopular - and unimportant to many Americans

President Trump holds an example of what a new tax form may look like during a meeting on tax policy, Nov. 2, in Washington. more »

A Saudi prince is shaking up the Middle East - and may be pushing it toward war

A Saudi prince is shaking up the Middle East - and may be pushing it toward war

t's all about a long-running rivalry. Saudi Arabia and neighboring Iran are bitter competitors, with each viewing itself as the standard-bearer for its own predominant branch of Islam. more »

Trump elephant trophy-hunting move sparks stampede of outrage

November 16, 2017

Conservation groups decried U.S. President Donald Trump's decision this week to allow trophy hunters who kill elephants in two African countries to bring home the endangered animals' tusks or other body parts as trophies.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo of seized elephant meat in Los Angeles

Secret witness in Senate Clinton probe is ex-lobbyist for Russian firm

November 16, 2017

Senate Republicans say their investigation of Hillary Clinton’s role in approving a deal to sell U.S. uranium mines to a Russian company hinges in part on the testimony of a secret informant in a bribery and extortion scheme inside the same company.

Indian firms create over 113,000 jobs in US even as domestic job market sees a slowdown

November 16, 2017

Even though IT job prospects may be a tad bleak in India right now, Indian IT companies are taking on board quite a few employees in the US. Indian firms are said to have created over 113,000 jobs in the US and also invested $18 billion in the country.

Employees – Reuters