Apr 26, 2019

Joe Biden won't commit to one-term presidency

Former Vice President Joe Biden, who jumped into the 2020 race this week, said he won't commit to a one-term presidency during an interview Friday on "The View."

The big picture: A one-term limit had been floated by pundits as a way to make the 76-year-old stand out in a crowded field. Last month, Biden also pondered announcing Stacey Abrams as his vice presidential nominee out of the gate, which didn't materialize. He said on "The View," "I think it's important for people, it's a legitimate question to ask about my age," adding that he believes his age brings "experience and wisdom."

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Bob Iger to step down as CEO of Disney

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The Walt Disney Company said Tuesday that it had named longtime Disney executive Bob Chapek as CEO Bob Iger's successor, effectively immediately. Iger will remain executive chairman of the company through 2021.

Why it matters: Iger is credited with having successfully turned around Disney’s animation and studio businesses and with the strategic acquisition of Marvel, Pixar, Lucasfilm and 21st Century Fox. Most recently, he was the person behind Disney's successful launch of its Netflix rival Disney+.

India gives Trump warm welcome as brutal protests rip New Delhi apart

People supporting India's new citizenship law beat a Muslim man in New Delhi, India. Photo: Danish Siddiqui/TPX/Reuters

While President Trump enjoys a hero's welcome in India, that nation's capital is being torn apart by violent protests between Hindus and Muslims.

The state of play: At least 186 people — 56 police officers and 130 protesters — have been injured and 10 killed in recent clashes, a New Delhi police spokesperson told the AP.

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