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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe creates cyber ministry in cabinet reshuffle – Reuters

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe moved Patrick Chinamasa from the finance ministry on Monday to lead a new cyber security ministry that will focus on crimes on social media and other websites ahead of an election due next year. Chinamasa will be replaced at the treasury by Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo in a cabinet reshuffle that also diminished the role of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, seen as…

Traveling in style: Trump’s White House wrestles with Cabinet costs – Washington Post

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors general have opened at least five investigations into charter or military flights by Cabinet officials amounting to millions in federal spending. Their decisions to veer away from cheaper commercial flights have led to criticism from Democrats in…

Has Trump’s Cabinet heard of Skype? – Washington Post

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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Trump Cabinet members have racked up millions of dollars of taxpayer-funded travel — here’s who’s under scrutiny – Business Insider

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Donald TrumpRalph Freso / Getty Images President Donald Trump’s administration is under increasing scrutiny following reports of the extravagant, taxpayer-funded travels of numerous White House officials. At least five investigations into Cabinet officials’ use of military and private jets are underway, and have stoked bipartisan criticism over what some call a culture of entitlement within Trump’s White House. So far, the trips have cost the government millions of dollars. Here’s a look…

Ring in the New Year with NEPA jamgrass band Cabinet at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 31 – NEPA Scene (blog)

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

 Added on 10/09/2017  NEPA Scene Staff  Cabinet , F.M. Kirby Center , Wilkes-Barre From a press release: The F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre has announced the return of Cabinet, this year for a special New Year’s Eve concert on Sunday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m. This marks the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre jamgrass band’s second time performing on the Kirby Center’s main stage. Tickets, which…

Putting a Designer’s Polish on Ikea Products – New York Times

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

She sent her kitchen drawing to Reform, and selected the company’s most expensive option – the bronze doors by Norm Architects, paired with concrete counters with waterfall edges and an integrated sink. The cabinet fronts, toe kicks and panels for integrated refrigerator drawers and a dishwasher cost about $5,000. Counters for a bank of cabinetry and an island cost about $8,500. The resulting look stands up to other high-end designer…

5 Foolproof Ways To Move Your Furniture Without Breaking Anything – Refinery29

Monday, October 09, 2017

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After 70 years, Donahues Furniture says goodbye – Wicked Local Burlington

Monday, October 09, 2017

Jesse Collings After nearly 70 years, Donahues Furniture is closing it’s doors. The store held a liquidation sale through the weekend. Nancy Arsenault, who owns the store along with her brother David Donahue and her sister Patty Donahue, mentioned that some recent deaths in the family have affected their decision to close the store. “Our parents recently passed away, as did our sister Linda. The…

Traveling in style: Trump’s White House wrestles with Cabinet costs – Washington Post

Monday, October 09, 2017

The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors general have opened at least five investigations into charter or military flights by Cabinet officials amounting to millions in federal spending. Their decisions to veer away from cheaper commercial flights have led to criticism from Democrats in…

John Bolton to Trump’s Cabinet: ‘Toe the line,’ or resign – Washington Examiner

Monday, October 09, 2017

Former ambassador John Bolton on Monday blamed Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for their public spat with President Trump over Iran, and said members of Trump’s Cabinet need to keep personal views to themselves. “I think it’s unfortunate overall, frankly, to have your top national security Cabinet members and advisers speaking in public about what their personal views are on highly important and very grave…

Putting a Designer’s Polish on Ikea Products – New York Times

Monday, October 09, 2017

She sent her kitchen drawing to Reform, and selected the company’s most expensive option – the bronze doors by Norm Architects, paired with concrete counters with waterfall edges and an integrated sink. The cabinet fronts, toe kicks and panels for integrated refrigerator drawers and a dishwasher cost about $5,000. Counters for a bank of cabinetry and an island cost about $8,500. The resulting look stands up to other high-end designer…

Traveling in style: Trump’s White House wrestles with Cabinet costs – Washington Post

Monday, October 09, 2017

The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors general have opened at least five investigations into charter or military flights by Cabinet officials amounting to millions in federal spending. Their decisions to veer away from cheaper commercial flights have led to criticism from Democrats in…

Theresa May’s expected cabinet reshuffle is another way of saying she may demote Boris Johnson – Quartz

Monday, October 09, 2017

UK prime minister Theresa May, following leadership challenges from an audience heckler as well as members of her party, is preparing to shake up her cabinet, according to an interview with the Sunday Times (paywall). That’s another way of saying she may demote foreign minister Boris Johnson: “It has never been my style to hide from a challenge and I’m not going to start now. I’m the PM, and part…

Nearly six dozen flights on charter, military or government-owned planes by Cabinet members, mapped – Washington Post

Monday, October 09, 2017

Stephen Mnuchin, then the treasury secretary-designate, and Louise Linton, now his wife, at President Trump’s inauguration of Donald Trump on Jan. 20. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP) About a half-dozen members of President Trump’s Cabinet, past and present, spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on charter jets, military planes and other government aircraft for travel that often could have been undertaken much less expensively on commercial aircraft. One of those Cabinet members, Tom…

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe says may make cabinet changes next week – Reuters

Monday, October 09, 2017

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe said on Saturday he may make changes to his cabinet next week, at a time of rising tensions within his ruling party over who will eventually takeover from him. Mugabe told a meeting of the ruling ZANU-PF youth wing in Harare that it was time to review the performance of his cabinet ministers. The last cabinet reshuffle was in September 2015 when Mugabe…

May Could Shake Up Cabinet With Johnson in the Firing Line – Bloomberg

Monday, October 09, 2017

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May could soon be planning an overhaul of her team of top ministers in a bid to reassert her authority and end the government infighting that’s put Brexit talks in jeopardy. Boris Johnson Senior officials in May’s Conservative party, speaking on condition of anonymity, want her to deal with Boris Johnson, who has angered colleagues by forging his own path on Brexit…

Putting a Designer’s Polish on Ikea Products – New York Times

Monday, October 09, 2017

She sent her kitchen drawing to Reform, and selected the company’s most expensive option – the bronze doors by Norm Architects, paired with concrete counters with waterfall edges and an integrated sink. The cabinet fronts, toe kicks and panels for integrated refrigerator drawers and a dishwasher cost about $5,000. Counters for a bank of cabinetry and an island cost about $8,500. The resulting look stands up to other high-end designer…

AFD working blaze at Taylor’s Furniture Gallery, drivers urged t … – KFDA

Monday, October 09, 2017

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Art Van Furniture’s CEO asks employees: Has anyone tried to fire you? – Detroit Free Press

Monday, October 09, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE New President and CEO Kim Yost recalls the time he was fired three times while working at Woodwards, where he started his career in retail. Kimberly P. Mitchell/ Detroit Free Press Buy Photo Kim Yost, the president and CEO of Art Van Furniture, talks about the future of the company on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 at the Art Van headquarters in Warren.(Photo: Kimberly P. Mitchell,…

Traveling in style: Trump’s White House wrestles with Cabinet costs – Washington Post

Monday, October 09, 2017

The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors general have opened at least five investigations into charter or military flights by Cabinet officials amounting to millions in federal spending. Their decisions to veer away from cheaper commercial flights have led to criticism from Democrats in…