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- AT&T to pay $1,000 bonus due to tax cuts
The telecoms giant, which will also invest $1bn more in the US, said the tax reform was "monumental".
BBC News. Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017.
- Trump's plan to slash protections for two major national monuments
Donald Trump is set to become the first US President in half a century to scale back land protections for national monuments, slashing the size of two protected sites in Utah.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017.
- Trump shrinks Utah monuments angering environmentalists
Environmental groups are angry at the move against Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante monuments.
BBC News. Monday, 4 Dec 2017.
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- Trump to significantly reduce national monuments in Utah by 1.2-million hectares
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday shrank two wilderness national monuments in Utah by at least half in the biggest rollback of public land protection in U.S. ...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Monday, 4 Dec 2017.
- Indiana Limestone Provides Excellent Medium for First Nations Peace Monument in Ontario
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The First Nations Peace Monument, recently dedicated in Thorold, Ont., is made of prime limestone from the Indiana Limestone Company.
Business Wire. Thursday, 30 Nov 2017.
- Admiralty Arch Appoints and Welcomes Waldorf Astoria to London
LONDON - Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Prime Investors Capital Ltd to operate the luxury hotel within one of the capital’s best-known and most prestigious monuments. ... ...
Business Wire. Thursday, 26 Oct 2017.
- Holocaust monument plaque that didn't mention Jews to be replaced
Days after it was unveiled, the space for the dedication plaque at the National Holocaust Monument is empty, marked only by bolt holes.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Friday, 6 Oct 2017.
- Push for South Carolina monuments to honour black Civil War hero
Two US politicians call for a monument to honour a black American Civil War hero to be installed at the South Carolina Statehouse grounds, one-time epicentre of a groundswell movement to rid communities of Confederate symbols.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Thursday, 21 Sep 2017.
- Digitally Reconstructing The Faces Of Ancient Palmyra
Digital reconstructions of ancient monuments in Syria help bring the ancient world to life.
Forbes. Wednesday, 5 Jul 2017.
- 20 Years On: Divided Hong Kong Marks Handover To China
Hong Kong is buzzing with what the administration here is calling a “monumental event,” as the city marks the 20th anniversary of the handover from Britain to the People’s Republic of China on July 1.
Forbes. Thursday, 29 Jun 2017.
- American Countryside: Monument to a Pest
In the early 1900s, cotton was king around Enterprise, Ala., and much of the southern U.S. But a silent southern invasion was just beginning.
Farm Journal Media. Wednesday, 24 May 2017.
- Torch-wielding Group Protests Confederate Statue Removal
A group that included a well-known white nationalist carried torches and chanted "you will not replace us" at a weekend protest in Virginia over plans to remove a monument of a Confederate general. ...
Voice of America. Sunday, 14 May 2017.
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