Trump: ‘About time’ NFL demands players stand during anthem
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Trump: ‘About time’ NFL demands players stand during anthem

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says “it is about time” that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell demands “that all players STAND for our great National Anthem-RESPECT OUR COUNTRY.” Trump is noting on Twitter that Goodell is convening NFL owners next week to consider changes to a game manual that says players “should” stand during the … Continue reading

The Latest: Trump says protests will hurt NFL business
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The Latest: Trump says protests will hurt NFL business

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his criticism of protesting athletes (all times local): 1:35 p.m. President Donald Trump says football players can protest during a game “but they cannot do it during the national anthem.” Trump says there are plenty of other places where players can protest. Trump says that … Continue reading

The Latest: Nation’s biggest refinery starts revving up
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The Latest: Nation’s biggest refinery starts revving up

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Harvey (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The nation’s largest oil refinery is starting to reboot after shutting down ahead of Harvey’s onslaught. Motiva Enterprises says its Port Arthur, Texas, refinery should be running at 40 percent of capacity by Monday, producing more fuel than other refineries … Continue reading

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Trump to promote ‘vision’ for job creation via tax overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will kick off his lobbying effort for a tax overhaul at an event with a Midwestern manufacturing backdrop and some economic tough talk. The one thing missing? A detailed proposal. Instead, in Springfield, Missouri, Wednesday, Trump will give remarks that the White House said will focus on his “vision” … Continue reading