CEO group says maximizing shareholder profits can no longer be primary goal

The Business Roundtable — whose members are CEOs of America’s largest companies — says corporations must balance profits with the needs of employees, customers and other stakeholders.

NYPD fires officer at center of death of Eric Garner, who said ‘I can’t breathe’

Daniel Pantaleo was fired after a five-year fight over whether he used a chokehold on Garner before his death.
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The Mail on Sunday video shows Prince Andrew waving goodbye to a young woman outside sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s Manhattan home in 2010.
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Other Democratic presidential candidates, including Sen. Bernie Sanders and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, also tried to expand their appeal among nonwhite voters as they campaigned in South Carolina and Georgia.
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The media commentator, credibly accused of sexual misconduct, is back with a Trump book.
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‘All The Best People’

How Stephen Miller authors Trump’s immigration policy

With unswerving loyalty, Miller has singular control of an issue central to the administration.
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The ‘follow-up appointment’

For many people in medical debt, a trip to the emergency room leads to the courtroom.
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Fried rice was made for those containers of leftover takeout in your fridge

When you make the dish in stages, all the ingredients are perfectly cooked.
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White House downplays recession fears
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Not everyone on Miyako island is a fan of Japan's new military base
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The vaccine fight: A mother’s battle to protect her daughter in California
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