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Merck CEO pulls out of Trump's business panel, demands rejection of bigotry

Merck CEO pulls out of Trump's business panel, demands rejection of bigotry

Walt Disney chairman and chief executive Bob Iger resigned for the same reason from the President's Strategic and Policy Forum. Shortly after her resignation, the president dissolved the manufacturing council along with another. Mr Trump mocked the executive nearly immediately following the resignation, saying on Twitter that Mr Frazier will now "have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES!" Trump initially did not name white supremacists in his condemnation of the weekend's events in ...


Donald Trump slams drug firm CEO following resignation from advisory council

Donald Trump slams drug firm CEO following resignation from advisory council

Walt Disney Co. Chairman and CEO Bob Iger resigned for the same reason from the President's Strategic and Policy Forum. The manufacturing jobs council had 28 members initially, but it has shrunk since it was formed earlier this year as executives retire, are replaced, or, as with Frazier and Musk, resign.


Merck CEO quits Trump manufacturing council after Charlottesville response

Merck CEO quits Trump manufacturing council after Charlottesville response

And then, the CEO of computer chip maker Intel announced he would also leave the group. Two days later and after intense criticism, Trump on Monday called out the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists as "evil" and "hate groups" that are "repugnant to everything we hold dear as Americans".


Missing engagement ring found on garden carrot 13 years later

Missing engagement ring found on garden carrot 13 years later

Mary never told her husband she had lost the ring and ended up replacing it after searching high and low for the piece of jewellery which meant so much to her. "It was so weird that the carrot grew perfectly through that ring ". Instead, it resurfaced 13 years later under very odd circumstances. Daley told CBC: "I knew it had to belong to either grandma or my mother-in-law, because no other women have lived on that farm ".



How Analysts Feel About AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (NYSE:AZN)?

Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its stake in shares of Astrazeneca PLC by 41.6% in the first quarter. First Manhattan Co. now owns 9,970 shares of the company's stock valued at $327,000 after buying an additional 370 shares during the last quarter.