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Who Are Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People?

Who Are Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People?

Ivanka and Kushner have seen their White House responsibilities grow in recent weeks, while chief strategist Steve Bannon - who bickered with Kushner in a very public feud - was forced to accept a more diminished role.

A new poll conducted by Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, from April 12 to April 18 showed that a majority of registered voters in the United States thought the significant roles played by Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner at the White House were inappropriate.

Explorer Shackleton's great grandson drives vehicle across Antarctic
Another cool thing about the auto is that it runs on A1 jet fuel, as this was the only source available in Antarctica. The engine, the management system, the transmission, front differential and driveshaft were all completely standard.

Bannon, the former chief of Breitbart, a popular conservative website that has faced criticism for fueling the so-called "alt-right" movement that includes racist, anti-Semitic and anti-immigrant elements, is among the most provocative members of Trump's inner circle.

Kushner, who is married to Trump's elder daughter, Ivanka, has become one of the president's most influential advisers and is said to have his father-in-law's ear on a number of issues.

First tropical depression of season forms in Atlantic
Technically, subtropical systems have their strongest winds further from the center and don't have a fully warm core. The National Hurricane Center in Miami forecasts the tropical depression to dissipate by Thursday night or Friday.

Kissinger writes that he met Kushner a year and a half ago after the former statesman gave a foreign policy lecture, and the two stayed in touch. "As part of the Trump family, Jared is familiar with the intangibles of the president. As a graduate of Harvard and NYU, he has a broad education; as a businessman, a knowledge of administration", he writes. Since leaving the Ford administration, Kissinger maintained influence over U.S. foreign policy while also teaching at a number of prestigious universities. "I am deeply impressed by her courage to leave behind life as she knew it and move her young family to Washington to pursue positive change", she wrote. His predecessor in the post, Sen. If there is one guarantee about being Senate leader, it's that it is a completely unpredictable job.

Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour was named to the list along with the three other organizers of the Women's March on Washington.

The Cubs' World Series rings have a goat on them
Right-hander Brandon McCarthy (1-0, 3.00 ERA) pitches for Los Angeles, and right-hander John Lackey (1-0, 4.50) goes for Chicago. Colorado starter Jon Gray left with a re-aggravated toe injury after allowing one hit in three scoreless innings.


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