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Trump defends monuments to pro-slavery Confederacy, inflames tensions 2:21pm EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J/WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday decried the removal of monuments to the pro-slavery Civil War Confederacy, echoing white nationalists and refusing to let go of a controversy that has inflamed U.S. racial tensions and threatens to further derail his policy agenda. | Video

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Apple's Cook says he disagrees with Trump, vows donations to rights groups

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) CEO Tim Cook has joined a chorus of business leaders who have voiced their opposition to President Donald Trump after he blamed white nationalists and anti-racism activists equally for violence in Virginia over the weekend. | Video

Election 2016, Tech, U.S. 10:34am EDT

Wisconsin lawmakers debate billions in incentives for Foxconn plant

The Wisconsin State Assembly on Thursday will consider a $3 billion incentive package for a proposed liquid-crystal display factory by Taiwan's Foxconn, the first vote on the deal by a chamber of the state's Republican-controlled legislature.

Election 2016, Tech, U.S. 7:29am EDT

Trump adviser Bannon says U.S. in economic war with China: media

The United States is in an economic war with China, U.S President Donald Trump's chief political strategist has said, warning Washington is losing the fight but is about to hit China hard over unfair trade practices.

Election 2016, China 3:51am EDT

Trump blasts Republican senator on 'moral equivalency' after Virginia attack

WASHINGTON Donald Trump on Thursday fired back at a critic in his own party who had denounced the president's response to the Charlottesville, Virginia, attack, saying he had not drawn a "moral equivalency" between white hate groups and counter-protesters.

Election 2016 9:41am EDT