Jun Gong

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:40:04 GMT


Obama tours Louisiana amid criticism that he's late
Washington (CNN) President Barack Obama toured flood-ravaged Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Tuesday, surveying wreckage that has also become a political football. "We are heartbroken by the loss of life," Obama said after seeing firsthand the damage in the ...
Delicate Mix of Compassion and Politics as Obama Visits Louisiana Flood VictimsNew York Times
Obama tries to push aside politics in Louisiana disasterPolitico
Obama tours flood-damaged Louisiana and dismisses criticism that his visit was delayedLos Angeles Times
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:15:11 GMT


EpiPen's steady price increases masked until deductibles rose
The maker of the life-saving allergy shot EpiPen is the new poster child for exorbitant drug price increases, as high-profile members of Congress, doctors and consumers lash out over huge price increases since 2009. Mylan's EpiPens are used to quickly ...
Mylan Execs Gave Themselves Raises As They Hiked EpiPen PricesNBCNews.com
The EpiPen, a Case Study in Health Care System DysfunctionNew York Times
US lawmakers demand investigation of $100 price hike of lifesaving EpiPensWashington Post
Gizmodo -Los Angeles Times -Business Insider -Huffington Post
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:34:00 GMT

Business Insider

Tesla just announced a huge upgrade for the Model S and Model X
Business Insider
The Tesla Model X and Model S are getting longer ranges thanks to a new battery option, Tesla announced on Tuesday. CEO Elon Musk said Tesla will offer a new 100-kilowatt-hour battery option for the Model S and Model X cars that have new "Ludicrous" ...
Tesla Unveils Electric-Car Battery With a 315-Mile RangeWall Street Journal
Tesla touts vehicle speed and range with new upgraded batteryReuters
Tesla Packs More Energy Into Its Electric Car BatteriesFortune
Reno Gazette Journal -Los Angeles Times -Bloomberg -TechCrunch
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:18:22 GMT


Trump's History Undermines New Outreach to Black Voters
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has begun directly reaching out to African-American voters for support over the past week and, as a rash of recent polling data demonstrates, he has no place to go but up. According to the latest NBC ...
Trump gets more serious about battleground statesPolitico
Black Voters Speak Out on Donald Trump's Recent OverturesABC News
Trump courts minority votersThe Hill
The Atlantic -CBS News -Washington Times -RealClearPolitics
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:09:00 GMT

Huffington Post

Russians Suspected In Hack Of New York Times, Other U.S. Media: CNN
Huffington Post
The sign over the west entrance of the New York Times building at 620 Eighth Ave. April 28, 2016 in New York. The FBI and other U.S. security agencies are investigating cyber breaches targeting reporters at the New York Times and other U.S. news ...
FBI investigating possible cyber breach of New York Times reporter email accountsFox News
Russian Hackers Reportedly Target The New York TimesFortune
Report: Russian Hackers Target New York TimesForeign Policy (blog)
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:35:05 GMT

Washington Post

Are they students? Or are they employees? NLRB rules that graduate students are employees.
Washington Post
The National Labor Relations Board ruled Tuesday that graduate students who work as teaching and research assistants at private universities are school employees, clearing the way for them to join or form unions that administrators must recognize ...
In Landmark Decision, NLRB Allows Graduate Students at Private Universities to UnionizeSlate Magazine (blog)
NLRB says graduate students at private universities may unionizeInside Higher Ed
Graduate Students Can Unionize at Private Colleges, US Labor Panel RulesWall Street Journal
Forbes -News & Observer -U.S. News & World Report -Christian Science Monitor
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:06:18 GMT


On Immigration, Trump Appears To Shift Focus To Getting 'Rid Of The Bad Ones'
Would a President Donald Trump attempt to forcefully remove an estimated 11 million people from the United States? Three days after Trump's campaign first hinted it was reconsidering walking back from a core campaign promise, the answer still isn't clear.
I was a Trump supporter until I got booted from his rallyNews & Observer

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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:40:30 GMT


Tantaros sues Fox News, Ailes for sexual harassment
Andrea Tantaros, a Fox News broadcaster, has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Fox News, former CEO Roger Ailes and other Fox executives, another highly charged legal challenge for the conservative-leaning news network as it seeks to get past a ...
Fox News Run As A 'Playboy Mansion-Like Cult,' Ex-Host ClaimsHuffington Post
“Sex-Fueled” Fox News & Roger Ailes Hit With $50M Lawsuit By 'The Five' Co-Host Andrea TantarosDeadline
Andrea Tantaros calls Fox News a 'sex-fueled Playboy Mansion-like cult' in lawsuitLos Angeles Times
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