Advertising news today: Facebook Watch, Snap's latest exec departure

Advertising news today: Facebook Watch, Snap's latest exec departure

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AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Facebook is hungry for video and taking lots of pages from YouTube's playbook when it comes to wooing over creators.Earlier this fall, Facebook unleashed Watch globally, opening up the company's big bet on premium, long-form video to the world after testing it in the US for a little over a year.

Dems aim to balance oversight, bipartisanship on VA committee

Dems aim to balance oversight, bipartisanship on VA committee

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Mark TakanoMark Allan TakanoDems aim to balance oversight, bipartisanship on VA committee Reporter tops lawmakers to win charity spelling bee House panel advances major VA reform bill MORE (D-Calif.Phil RoeDavid (Phil) Phillip RoeDems aim to balance oversight, bipartisanship on VA committee Bezos honored for public service at DC gala Lawmakers demand action, hearing in response to VA improperly denying sexual trauma claims MORE (R-Tenn.

Johnson & Johnson launch $50,000 Africa Innovation Challenge - Tech

Johnson & Johnson launch $50,000 Africa Innovation Challenge - Tech

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Now in its second year, the 2018 Africa Innovation Challenge is open to innovators and entrepreneurs from Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria & Ghana among other African countries.Now in its second year, the 2018 Africa Innovation Challenge is open to innovators and entrepreneurs from Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria & Ghana among other African countries.

Lebanon's Hariri blames Hezbollah for obstructing government formation

Lebanon's Hariri blames Hezbollah for obstructing government formation

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Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri speaks during a news conference in Beirut Thomson Reuters BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri said on Tuesday the process of forming a new government had hit a big obstacle and blamed Iran-backed Hezbollah for the stalemate.Shi'ite Muslim Hezbollah, a heavily armed group, has been pressing its demand for one Sunni lawmaker allied to it to get a cabinet portfolio, something Hariri refused.

Majority say Trump should face primary challenge, poll finds

Majority say Trump should face primary challenge, poll finds

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TV and the HarrisX polling company, found that 72 percent of all respondents said they wanted Trump to face a primary opponent, compared to 28 percent who said they wanted him to be the nominee without facing a GOP challenger.TV's Joe Concha on "What America's Thinking.

Dove, the Ghanaian village where childbirth is a crime - Local

Dove, the Ghanaian village where childbirth is a crime - Local

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However, the kind of taboos the people of Dove uphold and guard jealously make the community super unique.play

Dove, the Ghanaian village where childbirth is a superstitious crime
TaboosDove, just like most Ghanaian communities certainly has a host of superstitions that have been around for long.

VA under pressure to deliver Trump reforms

VA under pressure to deliver Trump reforms

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”But veterans groups are also watching the process intently, and the VA is under pressure to implement the new law in time.The law in question, the VA Mission Act, is the replacement to the VA Choice Act, a program first established in 2014 during the Obama administration.

Trump defends rain-checking WWI 100 year memorial in France after wide ridicule

Trump defends rain-checking WWI 100 year memorial in France after wide ridicule

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Former presidential aides doubted Trump's story, and the French army may have mocked him for rain-checking the event.The White House said Trump's trip to the memorial was "canceled due to scheduling and logistical difficulties caused by the weather," which it said caused visibility issues that precluded Trump taking his helicopter to the site.