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Source: The Guradian

The legendary promoters of rock: inside an eye-opening new documentary

Thursday 07:00 GMT

To date, more than 600 people have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, most of whom are fantastically famous.

While Premier may have been a national brand, the local roots of the regional promoters became a key way to break bands during the classic rock era. They would help an artist establish a power base at their venues in Philly or Cleveland and, from there, a band could fan out to eventually conquer the nation.

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Source: Reuters

Message to Trump: Focus on the economy already

Friday 00:36 GMT

A week after his Republican Party lost majority control in the U.S. House of Representatives to Democrats, President Donald Trump is getting advice from economists and investors to sharpen his focus on a possible winning issue for him as the 2020 White House campaign gets under way: the economy.

Trump has reason to celebrate an economy that has benefited from tax cuts and stimulus enacted in his first year in the White House, despite expectations they will cause the federal budget deficit to rise.

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Source: CBS News

Sunday: Paul, Cummings, Ernst, Crenshaw, Houlahan, Haaland, Neguse

Saturday 14:31 GMT

We'll question Rep. Elijah Cummings (@RepCummings), D-Maryland, who is expected to head the House's oversight committee in January.

As the death toll climbs in two major wildfires raging across California, President Trump on Saturday plans to survey damage in the Golden State, meet victims and thank officials and first responders still battling the deadly flames. At least 63 lives have been claimed by the Camp Fire complex in Northern California, with hundreds missing and thousands of structures destroyed by the nation's deadliest fire in a century.

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Source: CBS News

Transcript: Sen. Joni Ernst on "Face the Nation," Nov. 18, 2018

Monday 16:20 GMT

The following is a transcript of the interview with Republican Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa that aired Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, on "Face the Nation." MARGARET BRENNAN:  Welcome back to "Face the Nation."

We turn now to Iowa Senator Joni Ernst who has joined the Republican leadership team as the Conference Vice Chairwoman in the new Congress.

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Source: CBS News

Ernst defends troop deployment to border as good "real-life training"

Monday 17:15 GMT

Republican Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa is defending President Trump's deployment of thousands of troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, saying the move will give soldiers good practice and training for when they are fighting overseas.

"If they are active duty soldiers it does actually provide them an opportunity for real-life training in their roles," Ernst, a veteran and a member of the Senate Armed Service Committee, said on "Face the Nation" Sunday. "Many of them, if they serve in logistics-type positions, they will actually be doing those missions on the border.

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Source: Reuters

Nissan to oust Ghosn after arrest for alleged financial misconduct

Tuesday 20:01 GMT

Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) Chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested on Monday for alleged financial misconduct and will be fired from the board this week, a dramatic fall for a leader hailed for rescuing the Japanese carmaker from close to bankruptcy.

Saikawa said he would propose at a board meeting on Thursday to remove Ghosn and Representative Director Greg Kelly, who was also accused of financial misconduct.

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