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Bannon to exit Breitbart News Network after break with Trump

1/1Steve Bannon Show Caption Hide Caption WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is stepping down as chairman of Breitbart News Network after a public break with President Donald Trump. Breitbart announced Tuesday that Bannon would step down as executive chairman of the conservative news site, less than a week after Bannon’s explosive criticisms of Trump and…

Royal fiancee Meghan Markle shuts down social media accounts

1/1Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle Show Caption Hide Caption NEW YORK (AP) — Kensington Palace confirmed Tuesday that Prince Harry’s fiancee Meghan Markle has shut down her social media accounts in line with royal tradition. The American closed her Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. The palace said Markle “is grateful to everyone who has followed her social media accounts…

Princess Charlotte is off for her 1st day at nursery school

1/1Princess Charlotte is off for her 1st day at nursery school Show Caption Hide Caption LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace has released two images of Princess Charlotte as she begins her first day at nursery school. The 2-year-old is shown on the steps of the palace in one photo and standing holding onto a rail in another. The images were…

Search for MH-370 will Resume

ANOTHER SEARCH FOR MALAYSIAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 370 IS ABOUT TO GET UNDERWAY

1/1Another search for Malaysian Airlines flight 370 is about to get underway. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – A new search for missing flight MH-370 is about to get underway. The Malaysian government and U.S. based ocean infinity are working on a contract that is expected to be finalized in the coming days. A spokesman for ocean infinity said the…

Barack Obama to be David Letterman’s first Netflix guest

1/1Barack Obama and David Letterman Show Caption Hide Caption NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman has lined up former president Barack Obama to be his first guest when he returns to a TV talk show later this month. Obama will join Letterman on Jan. 12 for the launch of the new “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman”…

New “Smoke Free” Philip Morris International Ad Campaign

THE COMPANY THATS MAKES MARLBORO CIGARETTES IN THE U.K RESOLVES TO QUIT SMOKING

1/1The company thats makes Marlboro cigarettes in the U.K resolves to quit smoking. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The maker of Marlboro cigarettes in the United Kingdom says its new year’s resolution is to give up smoking. Philip Morris International launched a new campaign that encourages smokers to kick the habit. This is the latest move as the company…

Trump slams Pakistan for ‘lies & deceit’ in New Year’s tweet

1/1Donald Trump Twitter Show Caption Hide Caption ISLAMABAD (AP) — President Donald Trump slammed Pakistan for ‘lies & deceit’ in a New Year’s Day tweet that said Islamabad had played U.S. leaders for ‘fools.’ ‘No more,’ Trump tweeted. Trump in his tweet said the U.S. had given Pakistan $33 billion in the last 15 years, yet Afghanistan and the U.S….

Apple apologizes for secretly slowing older iPhones

1/1Apple apologizes for secretly slowing older iPhones Show Caption Hide Caption SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple apologized for secretly slowing down older iPhones, a move it said was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to battery fatigue. Many customers had interpreted the move as a way to for Apple to juice demand for newer iPhone models, their suspicions fueled by…

Elon Musk Accidentally Tweets Phone Number

TESLA AND TESLA AND SPACEX CEO ELON MUSK MISTAKENLY TWEETS HIS PHONE NUMBER TO THE PUBLIC

1/1Tesla and Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk mistakenly tweets his phone number to the public Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Have you ever mistakenly tweeted something publicly when you meant to send it as a direct message? If so, don’t feel too bad; you’re in good company. Business mogul Elon Musk recently did the same thing. The SpaceX…

New blow for Uber as top EU court says it’s a taxi company

1/1UBER Show Caption Hide Caption BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber suffered a new blow Wednesday as the European Union’s top court ruled that it should be regulated like a taxi company and not a technology service, a decision that crimps its activities around Europe and could weigh on other app-based companies too. Taxi drivers honked in celebration while…