• Iran, Europe try to save nuclear deal, but options limited

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Europe and Iran sought a united front at talks in Brussels on Tuesday to save the nuclear deal U.S. President Donald Trump abandoned last week. But as David Pollard reports, the EU appears to have few options at its disposal.
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  • Tim Cook finally reveals what he and President Trump talked about behind closed doors last month

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    White House/Shealah Craighead
    Apple CEO Tim Cook talked about his closed-door meeting with President Trump in April in a new interview with Bloomberg.
    Cook said he told Trump his policies were "not the right approach to trade" and he showed him "some more analytical kind of things" to demonstrate why he was wrong.
    Trump's top economic adviser said after the meeting that Apple was "going to be building plants, campuses, adding jobs, lots of business investment."
    Apple CEO Tim Cook has broken his silence on what he and President Donald Trump talked about during a meeting in April.
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  • Tim Cook told Trump China tariffs were the wrong move

    5 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    In a new interview with Bloomberg television , Apple CEO Tim Cook says he addressed China trade tariffs in a late-April meeting with President Trump.
    “I talked about trade and the importance of trade, and how I felt that two countries trading together make the pie larger,” Cook said, adding that while there are existing problems with U.S./China trade policies, Trump's approach is not the right way forward. “I felt that tariffs were not the right approach there, and I showed him some more analytical kinds of things to demonstrate why.”
    The tariffs are largely regarded as one key element in...
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  • Spike Lee goes on an epic, profanity-laced Trump rant at Cannes

    5 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    While premiering his new film at Cannes, Lee had harsh words for the president's failure to properly denounce what happened in Charlottesville last fall.
    Yesterday, Spike Lee debuted the trailer for his upcoming film, BLACKkKLANSMAN. It's the farfetched-sounding but actually true story of a black detective in Colorado Springs working to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan. (John David Washington stars, alongside Adam Driver.) From the looks of it, the film uses a comedic tone and a groovy soundtrack to make a very serious point about far-right fringe movements gravitating toward the mainstream...
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