close Video Bernie Sanders defends personal income, 'Medicare-for-all' plan at Fox News town hall The 2020 presidential candidate lays out his agenda to voters in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; Peter Doocy reports on the night's biggest moments. Stressing transparency in government, more than a half-dozen Democrats running for the White House have released their tax returns. And while the filings are a way for the Democratic candidates to spotlight Republican President Trump’s refusal to release his taxes -- both as a 2016 White House candidate and as a sitting president -- the returns also have revealed that some of the biggest class warriors of the 2020 field happen to be among the wealthiest. AT FOX NEWS TOWN HALL, BERNIE SANDERS MAKES NO APOLOGIES FOR HIS WEALTH "This year, we had $560,000 in income," Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont explained Monday night during a Fox News town hall. Minutes before the start of the town hall in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, … [Read more...] about Who are the wealthiest 2020 Dems? With tax returns in, the answer may surprise you
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NOTRE DAME'S golden altar cross was seen glowing among the gloomy ashes in a symbol of hope after a massive inferno ripped through the 850-year-old cathedral. The glimmer of good news comes after fears the entire Parisienne landmark would be destroyed as the blaze gutted parts of the Gothic structure last night. President Emmanuel Macron last night vowed to rebuild the 12th century structure as he thanked firefighters for rushing to the scene and forming a "human chain" to pull some of the landmark's most precious relics to safety. Millions of pounds have already been donated to help rebuild the cathedral, including from Salma Hayek's French billionaire husband Francois-Henri Pinault and Bernard Arnault. Photographs this morning show emergency services dousing the church with water after battling throughout the night, with at least one of the upper rose windows melted in the inferno's heat. Among the most precious relics saved is the item venerated as the Crown of Thorns worn by Jesus … [Read more...] about Notre Dame’s golden altar cross glistens in the gloom as it becomes symbol of hope after blaze guts 850-year-old cathedral
“I think it is very important for the Democrats to press forward with their Green New Deal. It would be great for the so-called ‘Carbon Footprint’ to permanently eliminate all Planes, Cars, Cows, Oil, Gas & the Military — even if no other country would do the same. Brilliant!” “There are multiple doctored GND (Green New Deal) resolutions and FAQs floating around. There was also a draft version that got uploaded + taken down. There’s also draft versions floating out there. Point is, the real one is our submitted resolution, H.Res. 109.” No one is proposing to “eliminate all planes, cars, cows, oil, gas and the military.” No one created “doctored” versions of the Green New Deal that included these outlandish proposals. As a reader service, we’re going to summarize what’s actually in the Green New Deal from Democrats, and how we ended up with all this confusion. The Green New Deal is a manifesto … [Read more...] about What’s actually in the “Green New Deal” from Democrats?
Feb 06, 4:53 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Kalyan Kumar 02/06/19 AT 8:47 AM iPhone maker Apple, battling with sagging sales in China and elsewhere, has announced that its highest paid retail boss Angela Ahrendts is leaving the company by April. The company said Ahrendts was leaving for “new personal and professional pursuits.”Apple also announced the name of the new incumbent. Deirdre O'Brien, Apple’s official for 30 years as the new retail boss with the additional responsibility of the human resources department.Apple CEO Tim Cook said: “She has been a positive, transformative force, both for Apple's stores and the communities they serve. We all wish her the very best as she begins a new chapter.”“The last five years have been the most stimulating, challenging and fulfilling of my career,” Ahrendts said in her response.The architect of Apple … [Read more...] about Apple’s Highest Paid Employee Leaves Company For ‘Professional Pursuits’
Yanan Wang, Associated Press Updated 5:27 pm PST, Saturday, December 29, 2018 FILE - In this file image made from a video taken on March 28, 2018, Michael Kovrig, an adviser with the International Crisis Group, a Brussels-based non-governmental organization, speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. Kovrig, a Canadian, disappeared days after Canada detained Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou. It's not uncommon for individuals who speak out against the government to disappear in China, but the scope of the "disappeared" has expanded since President Xi Jinping came to power in 2013. Not only dissidents and activists, but also high-level officials, Marxists, foreigners and even a movie star _ people who never publicly opposed the ruling Communist Party, have been whisked away by police to unknown destinations. less FILE - In this file image made from a video taken on March 28, 2018, Michael Kovrig, an adviser with the International Crisis Group, a Brussels-based … [Read more...] about China’s Disappeared: A look at who went missing in 2018