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.
The Texas A&M lab confirmed the strain of influenza as H3N2, the same one identified in a recent outbreak in Florida and Georgia . Dog flu has surfaced in SC , and the Charleston Animal Society is urging dog owners to watch for any signs of flu in their pets.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The government has ordered a judge-led inquiry into the disaster, which is under pressure to act quickly. He says it will take weeks or longer to recover and identify all the dead at the charred building.
The lieutenant governor and the former congressman have few policy differences and share a similar liberal agenda on many issues. Drawing a further contrast with Northam, Perriello has campaigned heavily against the Mountain Lake Natural Gas pipeline.
He was hit in the left hip, suffering injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding, in Wednesday's shooting. Sava declined to put a timeline on when that would happen or when Scalise , 51, would be able to leave the hospital.
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.
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".
In a message to KHOU 11, Barth's father stated "We don't have any comment except to say that Zack is going to be fine". Bleeding from his leg, he said he ran as fast as he could and jumped into the first base dugout with Rep.
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".
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.
In the past, he has frequently used the term "Fake News Media" for outlets like The New York Times , The Washington Post and CNN . Mueller has been choosing his own staff, tapping top legal minds from inside and outside the Justice Department.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.