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Trump Signs Apprenticeship Order: "We're Here To Celebrate The Dignity Of Work"

He will also create a task force to advise him on how to expand apprenticeship programs, the officials said . But Trump's 2018 budget - which Congress is unlikely to pass in full form - would reduce funding for job training programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act , which President Barack Obama signed into law in 2014, by 39%, shifting the majority of responsibility of states and employers.



Firefighting plane crashes in Portugal

The aircraft reportedly came down near the village of Ouzenda while fighting the blazes, which have already destroyed more than 64,000 acres of forest. "This is great progress", Vitor Vaz Pinto told journalists, according to AFP news agency. They said airborne search-and-rescue teams dispatched to look for wreckage didn't find anything and that no firefighting planes were missing.


Ivanka Trump says she tries to stay out of politics

Ivanka Trump says she tries to stay out of politics

It is written in first person, which is a slightly misleading headline". That is to say, she doesn't have to request an appointment with her father and can dispense advice at will, and that's her general job description as well. She simply gives him candid advice, per her own statement when her position was announced, "I will continue to offer my father my candid advice and counsel, as I have for my entire life".


Jewish pride flags banned at Dyke March in Little Village

Jewish pride flags banned at Dyke March in Little Village

Chicago's " Dyke March " has been held since 1995, and Jewish marchers have not previously been banned for expressing their Jewish identity. Three people carrying Jewish Pride flags were asked to leave the annual Chicago Dyke March on Saturday.


Indian diaspora showers praise on PM Modi

Indian diaspora showers praise on PM Modi

Following his official engagements, Modi visited a temple and interacted with the Indian community here before embarking for the U.S. on the second leg of his three-nation tour. He would be the first world leader to have a working dinner with Trump at the White House on Monday. "The White House is very interested in making this a special visit", said one senior official.


'Mann Ki Baat': Modi recalls Emergency as darkest time

'Mann Ki Baat': Modi recalls Emergency as darkest time

Internal security in this country is under jeopardy, why? "There is much to celebrate in our country's relationship with India , the world's largest democracy, and in the enormous contributions that Indian-Americans make in our country", said Congressman David Schweikert .