Trump leveled a stark warning against Iran as tensions in the region escalate: ‘If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran’

President Trump on Sunday threatened Iran on Twitter. “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran,” Trump said. “Never threaten the United States again!” The tweet comes days after Iran warned that missiles could hit US ships in the Gulf. stories like this on Business Insider’s homepage. President Donald Trump on Sunday afternoon tweeted a stark warning against the government of Iran as tensions between the two countries have escalated in recent weeks. “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran,” Trump said on Twitter. “Never threaten the United States again!” Trump’s warning came two days after Iran’s elite Revolutionary… Read More

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2 killed in helicopter crash identified as Uintah County couple

Benno Anthony Penna, 32, and his wife, Megan Michele Hawk Penna, also 32, were killed on impact when their helicopter crashed in the mountains north of Alpine sometime Friday. This photo was posted on Facebook about 10 a.m. Friday by Megan Penna. The Uintah County couple leave behind a son, age 6, and a daughter, age 5. Facebook ALPINE — A Uintah County couple were identified Sunday as the victims of a fatal helicopter crash. The pilot, Benno Anthony Penna, 32, and his wife, Megan Michele Hawk Penna, also 32, were killed on impact in the Friday crash in …read more Source:: Deseret News – Utah News       

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40 Big Tech Predictions for 2019

Digital transformation has arrived. Not a single industry is safe from the unstoppable wave of digitization that is sweeping through finance, retail, transportation, and more. And in 2019, there will be even more transformative developments that will our businesses, careers, and lives. Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service, has put together a list of 40 Big Tech Predictions for 2019 across Apps and Platforms, Digital Media, Payments, The Internet of Things, E-Commerce, Fintech, Transportation & Logistics, and Digital Health. Some of these major predictions include: Amazon will launch an Alexa-powered car product similar to Apple’s and Google’s. Amazon will buy Snapchat as the social app struggles to add… Read More

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Deutsche Bank execs reportedly rejected their employees’ advice to report transactions involving Trump and Kushner-owned entities to the Treasury Department

Employees of Deutsche Bank’s internal anti-money laundering team recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving President Donald Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner be reported to the Treasury Department’s financial crimes unit. When Deutsche Bank employees compiled suspicious activity reports and brought them in front of top executives, the executives rejected their employees’ advice. Read the New York Times report here. Employees of Deutsche Bank’s internal anti-money laundering team recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving President Donald Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner be reported to the Treasury Department’s financial crimes unit, according to a New York Times report. Some of the transactions involved Trump’s… Read More

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The best dusters you can buy

The average home accumulates about 40 pounds of dust each year. That’s more than three-quarters of a pound every week. With our choice of the best duster, the OXO Good Grips Microfiber Extendable Duster, you might just breathe easier. While I would like to say that the dust and cobwebs in my home are early Halloween decorations, that line doesn’t work most of the year. Dust just seems to accumulate at an extraordinary rate. That’s not surprising when you consider how dust originates. Those 40 pounds of dust that settle in your home each year are a combination of pollen, human and pet dander, dead skin cells, dust mites and… Read More

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Trump insists he’s ‘strongly pro-life’ while joining Republicans in speaking out against extreme aspects of recent anti-abortion laws

President Donald Trump has distanced himself from restrictive abortion laws that don’t allow for exemptions in cases of rape or incest. Though he didn’t name specific policies, anti-abortion laws have dominated discussion in Alabama, Georgia, and Missouri. This makes the president the latest Republican lawmaker to speak out against the restrictive laws. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. President Donald Trump has distanced himself from restrictive abortion laws, like those which have dominated discussion in Alabama, Georgia, and Missouri. In a series of tweets posted late Saturday night, Trump didn’t reference any states by name, but said he opposes abortion except in cases of rape, incest, or when the… Read More

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Google reportedly pulls Huawei’s Android license

Following the US crackdown on Chinese technology companies, Reuters reports that Google has cut off Huawei’s Android license, which would represent a huge blow to the besieged phonemaker. Reuters is reporting the news from a single anonymous source; The Verge requested comment from Google and Huawei about the suspension, but did not hear back from either company by the time of publication. If the Reuters report is accurate, Huawei could be restricted to using the Android Open Source Project (ASOP), which would cut the company off from critical Google apps that consumers outside of China expect on Android devices. Reuters says Google is still debating the details of how this… Read More

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Alabama abortion law too extreme, Utah Sen. Mitt Romney says

FILE – Senator-elect Mitt Romney, R-Utah, speaks to the press staked outside his new office on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on January 3, 2019. Romney said he believes Alabama’s newly adopted abortion law is too extreme and people on both sides of the controversial issue are taking exceptionally radical positions. Cheryl Diaz Meyer, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, said he believes Alabama’s newly adopted abortion law is too extreme and people on both sides of the controversial issue are taking exceptionally radical positions. “I am pro-life but there ought to be exceptions for …read more Source:: Deseret News – Utah News       

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