More than a dozen Trump administration officials including Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Kushner and Liddell will hold group sessions with the chief executives before they jointly meet with Trump. The federal government is a large customer for some of the companies and a potential regulator for all. Facebook FB.O CEO Mark Zuckerberg was invited but could not attend because of a conflict, the company said. What's more, a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office said some agencies rely on programming language from the 1950s and "obsolete" parts. "This structure is unsustainable", Kushner said.
Kushner said government working together with the private sector would "provide citizen services in a way that has never happened before". They are discussing issues like technology infrastructure, cyber security and visas for foreign workers.
Cook told Apple employees that the company does not support the travel ban in January, and tried to persuade the President to remain in the Paris Agreement this month.
The council also seeks to boost the cyber security of US government IT systems and wants to learn from private-sector practices. A 2016 government audit found that in Medicaid alone, there was $29 billion in fraud in a single year.
The event comes after some technology executives clashed with Trump over his decision to exit the Paris climate accord.
Spokesman Sean Spicer on Monday announced that Kushner would soon go to the Middle East on the latest peace drive, meeting leaders Benjamin Netanyahu and Mahmud Abbas.
Without taking inflation into account, wage growth including bonuses slowed to 2.1% and earnings excluding bonuses rose by 1.7%. Airline prices also fell by 6.4 per cent month on month, after the effect of Easter travel boosted air fares in April.
In addition, USA crude stockpiles fell by 1.7 million barrels, less than the expected decline of 2.7 million barrels. At 511.5 million barrels, US inventories remain in the upper half of the average range for this time of year.
Ruddy told ABC News that he stands by his comments that the president is considering asking Rosenstein to terminate Mueller. The revelation came after Ruddy was at the White House on Monday for a meeting with Chief Strategist Steve Bannon.
However, as many have pointed out, 91-year-old Queen Elizabeth II managed to visit with some of the people affected overnight. May on Friday visited some of the rescued undergoing treatment in Kensington and Chelsea Hospital.
She also apologised to colleagues who had "contributed so much to our country" and "didn't deserve to lose their seats". Instead, she has left Britain's position in disarray, days before the divorce negotiations are due to start on June 19.
President Donald Trump is fond of using tweeter to share his opinions but he is yet to reply to Khamenei's tweets. Tehran also blamed Saudi Arabia for a terrorist attack in the city last week during which 17 people were killed.
Sessions said his decision to accept the intelligence committee's invitation to appear was due in part to Comey's testimony. His testimony referred to Sessions' role in those interactions and differed to previous claims made by Trump.
A win for Democrat Jon Ossoff could be seen as a stark warning to President Donald Trump and the GOP Obamacare repeal efforts. The Republican National Committee blasted the Democrats' plan as a "pure partisan game aimed at placating the far-left".
He said investigators believe Rowe and DuBose ransacked a home in Madison, Morgan County, Ga. around 10 or 11 a.m. But nothing solid so far, officials said. "My biggest worry is they're going to kill somebody else", Sills said.
Castile told the officer he had a gun but failed to tell him that he had a permit to carry it, Gray explained to jurors. After the shooting, the Facebook Live video showed Yanez keeping his gun aimed at Castile while he waited for backup.
Whitford , a legal challenge against the GOP-majority legislature's election map, The New York Times reports . But the Supreme Court has never found a plan unconstitutional because of partisan gerrymandering.
Apart from ways to enhance trade and business cooperation, the two leaders are also expected to discuss defence ties. It is likely that he would meet the United States President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the mega event.
A final review is planned for later this year, and the public comment period for Bears Ears has been extended through July 10th. He also is calling on Congress to give Native American tribes more say in how the new monument is managed.
Bonobos began as an online retailer of khakis, and from there has expanded into other non-khaki clothing items. Bonobos' clothes and accessories will be offered on Wal-Mart's Jet.com, the company said in a statement .
The police video begins in silence as Yanez followed a white Oldsmobile auto driven by Castile on a wide, lightly-traveled road. The jury is expected to begin considering the case later Monday after just five days of testimony, evidence and arguments.
Presidents who have been successful in achieving their foreign policy goals sometimes are described as having a doctrine. Polls showed that most Americans - even many Miami exiles - agreed that the US embargo on Cuba was outdated.
Cars 3 is racing towards a stellar opening weekend debut and could reach as high as $ 60 million by the time the weekend is done. The top 5 was rounded out by The Mummy with $13.9 million and newcomer 47 Meters Down with $11.5 million.
A former Cuban soldier who arrived in the U.S.by boat in 1959, he said that that Trump measures were the right ones to take. US President Donald Trump will announce his administration's changes to U.S. -Cuba policy, according to the Miami Herald.
Footage from Japanese broadcaster NHK showed a person in a stretcher being lifted from the deck to a Japan Coast Guard helicopter. "Right now we are focused on two things: the safety of the ship and the well-being of the sailors", said Adm.
The modern Penguins tend to be a bit more reserved than some teams when they get toward the end of their victory parades . A former #1 draft pick, Crosby was dubbed "The Next One" as a play on words on Wayne Gretzky's "The Great One" mantle.
Dan Beiser, D-Alton, will be raising awareness about the dangers and problem of elder abuse during Elder Abuse Awareness Month. We do not often talk about it openly or publicly because we simply do not think much about them or take them seriously.
Three U.S. soldiers were killed and another was wounded in eastern Afghanistan this weekend in an attack claimed by the Taliban. ABC News looks at the change and whether anything will change in the USA military posture in Iraq , Syria and Afghanistan.
But he said essentially that he was flustered by a question from Sen. "I wanted to refute that immediately", Sessions said. Sessions shot back: "I am not stonewalling". "I am following the historic policies of the Department of Justice".