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Asked to Serve, Some CEOs Say No More to Trump

TRENTON, N.J. —  First it was the leader of a major U.S. pharmaceutical, then the CEO of an athletic gear company, and before the day had ended, the chief executive of a $170 billion tech giant. Three of the nation’s top executives resigned from a federal panel created years ago …

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Indians in UAE celebrate independence day

Abu Dhabi/ Dubai: Hundreds of Indian expats gathered at their country’s missions on Tuesday to celebrate the 71st Indian Independence Day. Patriotic Indians chanted slogans praising their motherland before the Indian flag was hoisted at the premises of the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Indian Consulate in Dubai. …

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US ‘Baring of Fangs’ on Trade Will Hurt Both Sides

SHANGHAI, CHINA —  A decision by the United States to investigate China’s trade practices is a unilateralist “baring of fangs” that will hurt both sides, China’s state news agency Xinhua said Tuesday. U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday authorized an inquiry into China’s alleged theft of intellectual property that administration …

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Science Experiments, Ice Cream Head for Space Station

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA —  A SpaceX capsule rocketed to the International Space Station on Monday, carrying tons of science research, plus ice cream. As has become customary on these cargo flights, SpaceX landed its leftover booster back at Cape Canaveral shortly after liftoff, a key to its long-term effort to …

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