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Eric Trump’s foundation reportedly raised over $16M for children’s hospital

Eric Trump’s foundation reportedly raised over $16M for children’s hospital

President-elect Donald Trump’s son Eric Trump helped raise more than $16 million for Memphis, Tennessee-based St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital over the last decade, N.Y. Times reported.

According to the report, 33-year-old Trump raised $16.3 million through the Eric Trump Foundation for the hospital; and Richard C. Shadyac Jr., the president of the hospital’s fundraising organization, praised Trump for his support in a letter written dated Dec. 30.

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Trump discusses veterans’ healthcare overhaul with hospital CEOs

Trump discusses veterans’ healthcare overhaul with hospital CEOs

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday met with leaders of the nation’s top nonprofit hospital systems to discuss plans to overhaul healthcare system for veterans.

After the meeting, a senior transition official told reporters that they discussed a range of options, including public-private partnerships and allowing veterans to more readily visit hospitals outside the existing Veterans Affairs system.

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Florida scientists offer to brief Trump about impacts of climate change

Florida scientists offer to brief Trump about impacts of climate change

A group of Florida scientists has written a letter to President-elect Donald Trump, offering to brief him about the adverse impacts of climate change.

Republican Trump has repeatedly denied global warming and climate change. During his election campaign earlier this year, he argued that climate change is a “hoax” crafted by the Chinese government to ruin the U.S. economy. More recently, he asserted that no one really knows if climate change is real.

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Donald Trump tells tech leaders that his administration is "here to help you folks do well"

Donald Trump tells tech leaders that his administration is "here to help you fol

At a summit organized at the Trump Tower in New York City on Wednesday, President-elect Donald Trump met with some of the high-profile tech industry executives from the Silicon Valley, to talk about how they can work together in his new presidential administration.

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Top Silicon Valley executives to attend meeting with Donald Trump

Top Silicon Valley executives to attend meeting with Donald Trump

According to a Re/code report, invitations were sent out last week to the some of the most prominent executives of the Silicon Valley, for a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump.

The invitations were signed by Jared Kushner -- Trump's son-in-law and adviser -- as well as Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, and billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel.

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Donald Trump and Paris Agreement

Donald Trump and Paris Agreement

President-elect Donald Trump repeated called global warming and the resultant climate change a 'hoax,' and vowed during his election campaigns to "cancel" the United States' role in the landmark Paris Agreement.

However, in a recent interview, Trump said that he had an "open mind" over U. S. involvement in the Paris Agreement promised to "look very carefully" at the international climate deal. Experts also believe that it would not be possible for the U. S. to cancel the deal because it has already taken effect.

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Mars mission expected to remain a priority under Trump

Mars mission expected to remain a priority under Trump

Over the past many years, President Barack Obama and SpaceX founder Elon Musk made it sound like efforts to send humans to Mars might escape the realm of science fiction in the near future. But, many fear that President- elect Donald Trump may hurt those efforts.

However, Trump advisors Robert Walker and Peter Navarro have put that concern to rest by saying that the next president agrees that the destiny of humans lies in the stars.

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Trump’s victory looks terrible for NASA’s Earth science missions

Trump’s victory looks terrible for NASA’s Earth science missions

It is still unknown what the Donald Trump administration will mean for the future of the government-run space agency NASA, but the Republican leader's win will apparently be terrible for the agency's Earth science programs.

According to Trump's space policy, NASA should focus primarily on deep space missions; rather than on Earth-centric projects. Robert S. Walker, a likely member of Trump's NASA transition team, echoed similar views in a recent op-ed in Space News.

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Clinton, Trump support recreational marijuana, differ on gun control

Clinton, Trump support recreational marijuana, differ on gun control

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump Clinton equally support medical marijuana, but they obviously differ widely on the issue of gun control.

During a recent debate in Las Vegas, Clinton and Trump sparred again about their widely different stances on gun control. While Clinton spoke in favor of reasonable regulation of firearms, Trump hit back on any such regulation, reaffirming his strong support for the Second Amendment.

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Trump Claims He has No Interest in Russia

Trump Claims He has No Interest in Russia

Democratic National Committee's emails were hacked and the matter is being investigated by the FBI. Speculations say that there may be hands of Russians but nothing has been identified for sure. Based on that, on Wednesday during a news conference, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump was asked about Russia.

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