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JAKARTA, Indonesia | Indonesian president picks cleric as running mate in 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The battle lines for Indonesia’s 2019 presidential election were drawn Friday as the incumbent Joko “Jokowi” Widodo formally registered as a candidate after choosing a conservative Islamic cleric as his running mate. Jokowi, the first Indonesian president from outside the military and political elite, announced his vice-presidential candidate, Ma’ruf Amin, on Thursday … Continue reading JAKARTA, Indonesia | Indonesian president picks cleric as running mate in 2019

SEOUL, South Korea | Seoul: Rival Koreas to meet to prepare for leaders’ summit

SEOUL, South Korea — The rival Koreas will meet Monday for high-level talks meant to prepare for a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, South Korea said, the third such meetings between the leaders in recent months. The announcement Thursday by the South’s Unification Ministry, which handles … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | Seoul: Rival Koreas to meet to prepare for leaders’ summit

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Russia criticizes US for imposing new sanctions

WASHINGTON — The Latest on U.S. sanctions against Russia over nerve agent poisoning in Britain (all times local): 1:45 a.m. The Russian Embassy in the U.S. is criticizing the United States as it moves to impose new sanctions against Russia over a chemical attack against two people in Britain earlier this year. The U.S. said … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Russia criticizes US for imposing new sanctions

SEOUL, South Korea | Samsung to put $22 billion in artificial intelligence, autos

SEOUL, South Korea — Samsung Electronics plans to spend $22 billion over the next three years on artificial intelligence, auto components and other future businesses as the company maps out its strategy under the restored leadership of Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong after he was freed from prison. The announcement Wednesday by South Korea’s biggest business … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | Samsung to put $22 billion in artificial intelligence, autos

St Louis News: Grevey’s Zebra Foal Boar at Saint Louis Zoo

ST LOUIS, MO – A male Grevy’s zebra foal (pronunciation: Grevy rhymes with Chevy) was born at the Saint Louis Zoo on July 19.  Colton weighed 83 pounds at birth. His parents are 15-year-old mother Tiombe (Tee-OM-bay), 9-year-old father Dewy.  As of this week, visitors can now see the baby and his mother at the … Continue reading St Louis News: Grevey’s Zebra Foal Boar at Saint Louis Zoo

Recent Fiverr CNBC Spotlight Writer, Alex Fasulo, Publishes First eBook: Freelancing on Fiverr

New York, NY – Alex Fasulo, a 25-year-old professional freelance writer and editor with Israeli freelancing platform, Fiverr, this week officially published her first eBook, titled: Freelancing on Fiverr: How I Made 6-Figures in Less Than 6-Months.   Following her international recognition from the CNBC article How This 25-Year-Old Freelancer Made $150,000 in 6-Months Off … Continue reading Recent Fiverr CNBC Spotlight Writer, Alex Fasulo, Publishes First eBook: Freelancing on Fiverr

New York Attorney General Underwood Announces Lawsuit Against Donald J. Trump Foundation, Its Board Of Directors For Extensive & Persistent Violations Of State & Federal Law

Lawsuit Seeks Restitution of $2.8 Million Plus Penalties AG’s Office Sends Referral Letters to Internal Revenue Service and Federal Election Commission for Further Investigation and Legal Action In Light Of Misconduct And Total Lack of Oversight, Lawsuit Seeks To Dissolve Donald J. Trump Foundation and Bar Donald J. Trump And Members Of Trump Foundation’s Board … Continue reading New York Attorney General Underwood Announces Lawsuit Against Donald J. Trump Foundation, Its Board Of Directors For Extensive & Persistent Violations Of State & Federal Law

Alabama News: Crisis Intervention Placement Program RFP Announcement

MONTGOMERY, AL – The ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES, seeks qualified vendors to provide at least twenty-four (24) service slots for a Crisis Intervention Placement Program (CIPP) to children in the custody of the state.  A crisis intervention placement program is a congregate care setting, which provides room, board and a basic array of services … Continue reading Alabama News: Crisis Intervention Placement Program RFP Announcement