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Column: In climate deal with automakers, California finds solution to Trump — ignore him

It became clear in February that if the country’s auto emissions and mileage standards were to be maintained, California would have to go it alone. That was when the Trump administration abruptly announced it was breaking off discussions with the state’s air quality regulators over the administration’s proposal to gut those standards. One other aspect …

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Violent spoof video of Trump killing his critics shows how memes have reshaped politics

But that outrage also helped ensure that the video, which had been available on YouTube for more than a year, would be circulated more widely. Trump’s online provocateurs on Monday portrayed the parody video’s viral distribution as a victory — and a reason to create more like it. TheGeekzTeam YouTube channel, where the video is …

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Trump gets on Twitch – TechCrunch

The reelection campaign will be livestreamed. US president Donald Trump has joined Amazon-owned livestreaming platform Twitch. Twitch is best known as a social video streaming platform for gamers but does host other content, including politics. The verified DonaldTrump Twitch account, spotted earlier by Reuters, has just one video in the recent broadcast section so far: …

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By Taking Aim at Chinese Tech Firms, Trump Signals a Strategy Shift

SHANGHAI — The world has largely sat by for nearly two years as China detained more than one million people, mostly Muslims and members of minority ethnic groups, in internment camps to force them to embrace the Communist Party. Now, the Trump administration is taking the first public steps by a major world government toward …

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Twitter Removes Nickelback Meme Trump Tweets, But Leaves All The Others Up

from the what-do-you-meme? dept By now you’re likely aware that Donald Trump tweets. Like, a lot. An unfortunate amount, actually. And he also often takes a break from tweeting his own authored… I don’t know, let’s call them thoughts… to instead simply retweet any sycophanitic content he can find out there. Sometimes, in fact, he …

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Tim Cook’s rapport with President Trump rare among company leaders

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s ability to nudge the Trump administration into altering policies that could have hurt the iPhone maker is down to a carefully cultivated relationship between the CEO and the U.S. president, a report claims, one that functions despite each having different ideologies. Apple CEO Tim Cook and President Donald Trump The ongoing …

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