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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets Trump, seeks to mend fences in Washington

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump on Thursday during a fence-mending visit to Washington where the chief executive faced aggressive questioning from lawmakers about the social network’s failures to protect consumer privacy. Trump posted a photo with Zuckerberg on Twitter and called their session a “nice meeting” in the Oval Read More

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg seeks to mend fences in Washington

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has met with some of his company’s toughest critics, facing aggressive questions over the social network’s failures to protect consumer privacy and a call on Thursday to sell WhatsApp and Instagram. On the second day of a three-day trip to Washington, Zuckerberg, wearing a suit and tie Read More

Youth climate activists to join Sweden’s Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on the steps of the Supreme Court on Wednesday to urge political leaders and lawmakers to support their legal fight and take action to phase out the use Read More

Saudi oil outage impact following attacks on refineries not as bad as predicted

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The attacks on Saudi oil facilities that led to the largest ever disruption in oil markets might not last for several months, and therefore, additional supply from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve isn’t necessary. The outage at Abqaiq is not just a problem because of the immediate impact on production, but also because it takes much Read More

Kashmir, nukes & Pakistan’s toll in US war on terror: Imran Khan talks to RT

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Pakistani leader Imran Khan talked to RT’s Paula Slier about Pakistan being maligned during the War on Terror, the world’s lackluster response to Kashmir, threats of nuclear war, and ties with Russia, among other topics. Islamabad dragged into Washington’s war in Afghanistan “I strongly felt that Pakistan should have been neutral” in the US-led global Read More

‘Ruling elite destroyed the country’: Interior minister claims Pakistan has failed on Kashmir issue

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Pakistan’s interior minister claims the “ruling elite” has “destroyed the country” and failed to garner international support over the Kashmir conflict with India, in a high-profile embarrassment for the Khan administration. “People do not believe us in the international community. We say they impose curfew and are not giving medicines to people of Jammu Read More

Pakistan ‘unfairly’ blamed for Washington’s failures in Afghanistan, PM Khan tells RT

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Islamabad suffered great losses when it joined Washington’s War on Terror, and in the end the US still pinned the blame on Pakistan for its own setbacks in Afghanistan, Prime Minister Imran Khan told RT in an exclusive interview. Pakistan took a serious hit after joining the US-led global campaign against terrorism, Khan revealed. Before Read More

Murphy USA Inc. Announces Expiration and Results of Tender Offer for 6.000% Senior Notes Due 2023

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EL DORADO, Ark., Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE: MUSA) (“MUSA”) announced today the expiration and results of the previously announced offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA, Inc. (the “Issuer”), to purchase for cash (the “Tender Offer”) any and all of its outstanding 6.000% Senior Notes due 2023 Read More

‘Netanyahu’s Jordan Valley annexation pledge is PR stunt to deflect attention from corruption woes’

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Israeli PM’s promise to annex Jordan Valley if reelected is a practically impossible task, needed to boost his fading popularity and distract the public from own corruption scandals, political commentator Amir Oren told RT. Also on rt.com Israeli annexation of Jordan Valley would be the ‘death of the two state solution’ – George Galloway Israeli Read More