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Under Armour CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council

Under Armour CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council

Alliance president Scott Paul, in a tweet , said simply, "I'm resigning from the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative because it's the right thing for me to do". However, he said he stands by the president. Under pressure all weekend, President Donald Trump on Monday named and condemned hate groups as "repugnant" and declared "racism is evil" in an updated, more forceful statement on the deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement leaders jailed

Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement leaders jailed

Last year Wong and student leader and disqualified lawmaker Nathan Law were sentenced to community service for leading or encouraging an illegal rally in September 2014. "It is the darkest era of the Hong Kong democratic movement", he wrote. "I said I would keep up my studies in prison", he said. "It is really a cold winter for Hong Kong's democracy movement - but things that can not defeat us will make us stronger".


Donald Trump Challenges Lindsey Graham for 'Disgusting Lie' About Charlottesville Statements

Donald Trump Challenges Lindsey Graham for 'Disgusting Lie' About Charlottesville Statements

In numerous countries, Trump does beat out Putin in trustworthiness - which is comforting considering a global average of just 26 percent of people say they have confidence in the Russian president. President Trump went on the offensive Thursday against two Republican senators, attacking them for their recent criticisms of his divisive governing style and response to the violence in Charlottesville.


Helen Mirren trashes Ivanka Trump: 'There's no substance'

Helen Mirren trashes Ivanka Trump: 'There's no substance'

That's what makes Allure's just-announced decision to refrain from using the term in its pages pretty revolutionary. Every minute. Every second. "Although I completely disagreed with her politics, Mrs. She said: "Anyone should be able to do what they want". Is it the point at which most other people would consider us hot? I have never been more excited for a magazine cover in my whole life.


Phoenix Mayor Asks Trump to Delay Rally

Phoenix Mayor Asks Trump to Delay Rally

Trump said he was considering a pardon for the controversial sheriff who was convicted of contempt of court in July for refusing to stop traffic patrols that racially profiled Latinos in Arizona. "If President Trump is coming to Phoenix to announce a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio , then it will clear that his true intent is to inflame emotions and further divide our nation", he said.