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Floyd Abrams Sees Trump’s Anti-Media Tweets as Double-Edged Swords

Last Monday, the sun rose in the east, the black-capped chickadee sang its spring mating song and President Trump attacked American journalists in a tweet. This latest one read: “The Fake Media (not Real Media) has gotten even worse since the election. Every story is badly slanted. We have to hold …

Donald Trump

Uber rival Karhoo back from the dead thanks to Renault

Make no mistake, it's hard going up against Uber. Traditional taxi companies have been forced to evolve or die, while other startups like Hailo have found it difficult to compete the ride-hailing service's incredible growth. Karhoo, a price comparison service for hailing black cabs and the like, …

Ex-Sen. D'Amato kicked off flight after rallying passengers against crew

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Former New York Sen. Al D'Amato was removed from a delayed New York-bound JetBlue flight on Monday after trying to rally passengers against the flight crew.<p>JetBlue flight 1002 from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport was originally supposed …

Flying

Ivory Coast's president dismisses heads of army, police, gendarmes | Reuters

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara dismissed the heads of the army, police and gendarmes on Monday after a two-day military mutiny that spread unrest across the West African nation, according to a presidency statement.<p>Ivory Coast Prime Minister Daniel Kablan Duncan waves …

Africa

California Legislature hires Eric Holder to fend off Trump

SACRAMENTO — California legislative leaders upped the ante on their vows to fight attempts by the incoming Trump administration to weaken the state’s climate change, immigration or other policies, announcing Wednesday that their houses hired former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to help.<p>State …

California

CES 2017: Qardio Launches iPhone-Compatible Chest Strap to Wirelessly Monitor Your Heart Health

Qardio has announced that QardioCore, a wearable electrocardiogram monitor, is now available for pre-order on its website for $449.<p>QardioCore was first introduced at CES 2015 as the world's first wearable ECG/EKG monitor, enabling users to proactively look after their cardiovascular health without …