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FILE - In this June 18, 2019, file photo commuters ride a water taxi up the Chicago River to Michigan Avenue. The shareholder comes first has for years been the mantra of the Business Roundtable, a group representing the most powerful CEOs in America. The group on Monday, Aug. 19, released a new mission statement that implies a foundational shift; a step back from shareholder primacy. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky, File)
Top US CEOs rethink the meaning of shareholder valueThe CEOs of America's top corporations rethink what the term "shareholder value" means
The Associated Press8 minutes ago
Former Wisconsin Badger football player Quintez Cephus, center, greets current members of the team following a press conference to reiterated his request for reinstatement to the university in Madison, Wis. Monday, Aug. 12, 2019. The former wide receiver was acquitted earlier this month of sexual assault charges stemming from a campus incident in his apartment. He was expelled from the university in March after the university's own internal investigation. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
Wisconsin reinstates Cephus after sexual assault acquittalWisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus will be able to return to school after a jury acquitted him of sexual assault charges
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
A Turkey Armed Forces convoy is seen at a highway between Maaret al-Numan and Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province, Syria, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. The Turkish Defense Ministry says airstrikes have targeted a Turkish military convoy in Syria, killing at least three civilians and wounding 12 others in Monday's attack that occurred while the convoy was heading toward a Turkish observation post in the rebel-held stronghold of Idlib. (Murat Kibritoglu/DHA via AP)
Airstrikes hit near Turkish convoy in Syria, raising tensionTurkey says airstrikes have targeted a Turkish military convoy in Syria, killing at least three civilians
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 19, 2019, file photo, acting Director of the Bureau of Prisons Hugh Hurwitz speaks during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington. Hurwitz has been removed from his post more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein took his own life while in federal custody. Attorney General William Barr announced Hugh Hurwitz’s termination Monday, Aug. 19. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
APNewsBreak: US prisons chief removed after Epstein's deathThe acting director of the federal Bureau of Prisons has been removed from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein took his own life while in federal custody
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
FILE - In this May 13, 2019, file photo New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo leaves his house Monday, May 13, 2019, in Staten Island, N.Y. After five years of investigations and protests, New York City's police commissioner on Monday, Aug. 19, fired Pantaleo, an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man whose dying cries of "I can't breathe" fueled a national debate over race and police use of force. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez, File)
NYPD fires officer for 2014 death of Eric GarnerAfter five years of investigations and protests, a New York City police officer has been fired for the chokehold death of an unarmed black man
The Associated Press17 minutes ago
Policemen keep an eye on pedestrians passing by, in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. Few people turned up for an opposition protest Monday in the Zimbabwe's second city as armed police maintained a heavy presence on the streets. (AP Photo/Mpofu)
Zimbabwe court bans anti-government protest in BulawayoZimbabwe's courts upheld a police order banning an anti-government demonstration Monday in Bulawayo, the country's second largest city
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2019, file photo, a Clemson band member shows his excitement during a parade honoring Clemson for winning the College Football Playoff championship game against Alabama, in Clemson, S.C. For the first time, the defending national champion Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 presented by Regions Bank, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro, File)
Another first for Clemson: No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25Defending national champion Clemson is No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 for the first time
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry speaks as  Howard University Athletic Director Kery Davis, left, and Howard University interim president Wayne Frederick look on during a news conference at Langston Golf Course in Washington, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, where Curry announced that he would be sponsoring men's and women's golf teams at Howard University. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf teamTwo-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 31, 2019, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference following a two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage-point “over a fairly short period of time,” saying such a move would make the U.S. economy even better and would also “greatly and quickly” enhance the global economy. In two tweets Monday, Aug. 19, Trump kept up his pressure on the Fed and Powell, saying the U.S. economy was strong “despite the horrendous lack of vision by Jay Powell and the Fed.” (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Trump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest ratesTrump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage point
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
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