Indonesia President Picks Conservative Cleric as Running Mate

A decision by Indonesian President Joko Widodo to pick a conservative Islamic leader as his running mate accelerates the rise of Islamist power in the country but also adds a measure of stability for investors spooked by religion-fueled protests......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

Forget Trump: The Military-Industrial Complex Is Still Running The Show With Russia

Authored by Bruce Fein via The American Conservative, As the media fulminates, they fail to see how Trump has kept the usual machinery running... President Donald Trump has str.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 20th, 2018

Ohio governor candidates tout economic development plans at town hall

The candidates for Ohio governor on Thursday touted their plans to grow the economy and address workforce development issues that have been plaguing businesses across the state. Republican nominee Mike DeWine and his running mate, Jon Husted, squared.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

Tuesday"s primaries saw Democrats backing diversity and the GOP backing Trump"s picks

Thomson Reuters Democrats embraced diversity Tuesday in a primary night of firsts, while Republicans in Minnesota picked a newcomer aligned with President Donald Trump. Democrats rallied.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2018

Adidas is now making city-specific running sneakers that account for differences in terrain — using feedback and data from runners around the world

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Bu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 13th, 2018

Popular men"s footwear startup Jack Erwin is running its first-ever sale — these 16 dress shoes are all 50% off

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Paying a lot of money for high-quality dress shoes i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2018

VP Pence Unveils Trump"s Space Force; Will Cost $8 Billion Over 5 Years

Back in March, President Trump first introduced the idea of a US "space force", renewing a long-running debate that began almost 20 years ago whether the Pentagon’s space activit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 9th, 2018

Powerful Aftershock Shakes Survivors of Indonesia Quake

A 6.2 magnitude aftershock sent thousands of residents of the Indonesian island of Lombok running into the streets and toppled buildings already weakened by Sunday’s magnitude 7.0 quake......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 9th, 2018

On recording, Nunes says GOP needs to keep House to protect Trump: report

California Rep. Devin Nunes told a gathering of Republican donors last week that the GOP needed to keep control of the House to protect President Donald Trump, and that the conservative bid to.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 8th, 2018

Virginia solar panel firm picks Raleigh over Charlotte for 75-job expansion

A Virginia solar panel provider has picked Raleigh over Charlotte for an operations center, and is the midst of hiring 75 people in the Triangle. That’s according to Logan Landry, president and CEO of Virginia-based Sigora Solar, which had init.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018

Why Trump’s Sanctions on Iran Carry So Much Force

Few things in Donald Trump’s foreign policy have been more consistent than his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal the U.S. reached with that country and five other nations in 2015. He campaigned against it while running for president, complai.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 7th, 2018

Pepsi"s Indra Nooyi is the latest in a dwindling number of female Fortune 500 CEOs to step down (PEP)

AP Photo/Mark Linnahan PepsiCo announced on Monday that Indra Nooyi would be stepping down as CEO, to be replaced by the company's president, Ramon Laguarta. Nooyi is the latest of high-profile women running Fortune 500 co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2018

Dinesh D"Souza, who Trump pardoned, has a new documentary that compares the president to Lincoln and has a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes

Dinesh D'Souza, the conservative commentator and filmmaker whom President Trump pardoned in May, has a new documentary out with a 0% "rott.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2018

Donald Trump Escalates Attacks on Mega Donor Charles Koch

Koch has built one of the most influential groups in conservative politics. President Donald Trump resumed his attacks on m.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 2nd, 2018

Delta is running an amazing deal on its Amex credit cards — the welcome bonuses are double what they"re normally worth

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2018

Clash of GOP titans as Trump v Kochs feud escalates

The war of words intensified between two titans in Republican politics on Tuesday as President Donald Trump trashed the conservative billionaire Koch brothers as a "total joke in real Republican circles.".....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 31st, 2018

Indonesia graft buster returns to work after acid attack

An anti-corruption investigator almost blinded by an acid attack urged Indonesia's President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo to set up a fact-finding team to solve his case as he returned to work Friday 16 months after the assault......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 27th, 2018

Trump Calls FCC"s Move to Block Sinclair Deal "Disgraceful"

President says broadcaster’s $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media would have created ‘much needed conservative voice.’.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 25th, 2018

The best women"s running gear for hot weather

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 24th, 2018

Germany Is Running Out of Beer Bottles

The unexpected side effects of a brutal heatwave. Germany’s not having a great summer. Mesut Ozil has quit the national soccer team (saying racism was the cause). Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. President Donald Trump have been s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 24th, 2018

"I dream about Biden": Trump says Obama took Biden "out of the garbage heap" and that he"d "love" to face the former vice president in 2020

YouTube In an interview with CBS News' Jeff Glor, President Donald Trump said he would like to face off against former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 election. After not running in 2016, Biden is openly considering .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018