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Six business leaders have quit Trump. Who's next?

The CEOs who quit Trump’s business councils Who’s next? Six business executives have quit President Trump’s council on manufacturing jobs since the violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia — a sign of escalating fallout from his insistence that both sides are to blame. The latest were two representatives from the AFL-CIO: Richard Trumka, its president, and Thea Lee, an economist. They walked away from Trump after a staggering press conference Tuesday in which he said that “very fine people” were mixed in with neo-Nazis in Charlottesville. “I cannot ...

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W2W4: Who's ready to move on Moving Day?

4:50 PM ET SOUTHPORT, England — With 36 holes down and 36 to go at The Open, status quo isn’t typical in the third round of a major. Who will be the breakout performer Saturday at Royal Birkdale? I’m excited to see how far the revival can extend this week. Gut instinct tells me that the dismal start on Thursday, which makes everything thereafter a huge effort, will ultimately act like a wet shirt on a swimmer and drag him back. But great players by definition achieve great things. Six ...

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Jodie Whittaker: Doctor Who's 13th Time Lord to be a woman

Media playback is unsupported on your device Jodie Whittaker has been announced as Doctor Who’s 13th Time Lord – the first woman to be given the role. The new Doctor’s identity was revealed in a trailer broadcast at the end of the Wimbledon men’s singles final. The Broadchurch star succeeds Peter Capaldi, who took over the role in 2013 and leaves in the forthcoming Christmas special. Whittaker, 35, said it was “overwhelming, as a feminist” to become the next Doctor. She will make her debut on the sci-fi show when ...

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Massive malware attack: Who's been hit

How to protect yourself from hackers Some of the world’s biggest companies have been hit by a huge cyberattack that has disrupted their businesses. The victims are spread around the globe and across different industries, including banking, transportation, energy and even candy. Here are some of the major organizations that have been affected so far: Related: Global cyberattack: What you need to know U.S. Mondelez(MDLZ): The snack maker that owns Oreos and Cadbury reported a computer outage across its global operations. Merck(MKGAF): “We confirm our company’s computer network was compromised ...

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Who's visiting the White House and Mar-a-Lago? Dems want to know

Trump praises Dubai business partner in speech Senate Democrats want President Trump to disclose who’s visiting the White House and Mar-a-Lago. In letters Monday to Trump and the Secret Service, eight lawmakers urged the administration to extend an Obama-era policy of posting White House visitor logs online, and to include guests at the president’s Florida resort. Obama’s White House began opening visitor logs to the public in 2009 after a legal settlement with a government watchdog group that had sued for access to them. The logs were released every three ...

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Steve Bannon: The “street fighter” who's now running Trump's campaign

Donald Trump’s hiring of Breitbart News executive chairman Steve Bannon is a signal that nothing is off-limits between now and November 8. Bannon, a Goldman Sachs investment banker turned conservative media executive, is now the Trump campaign’s CEO, making him one of Trump’s top advisers. The appointment formalizes what has been an informal and beneficial relationship between Breitbart.com and the campaign. The far-right Breitbart web site, founded by the late Andrew Breitbart, publishes a dash of news with a heavy dose of conservative opinion. It has been an unapologetic booster ...

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Watch Obama Try to Name Everyone Who's Died on Game of Thrones [SPOILERS]

President Barack Obama is a big-time Game of Thrones fan (he even gets to see episodes before you do), and he demonstrated his knowledge of the acclaimed fantasy series in a new video. Appearing in a BuzzFeed video titled “5 Things That Are Harder Than Registering to Vote,” Obama was asked to list off all the characters who have died in the HBO show throughout its six-season run. As you can see in the SPOILER-FILLED video below, he does a pretty good job. He briskly moves through the names of ...

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Who's the NBA's MVP? If you consider salary, the answer will surprise you

Steph Curry, LeBron and Dwayne Wade are his friends Golden State Warriors’ superman Stephen Curry will probably be crowned the most valuable player in the NBA this year. But it was Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside who had the most valuable contract for his team. Whiteside had the best Player ROI, a new tool developed exclusively by CNNMoney to evaluate the big salaries paid to professional athletes — from Best Bang for the Buck down to Really Overpaid. Of course, Curry had an amazing season on the court — one ...

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