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House subpoenas owner of message board tied to mass killings

WASHINGTON (AP) — A key House committee has subpoenaed the owner of 8chan, an online message board favored by violent white nationalists including the man suspected of killing 22 people in a mass sh.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

US Homeland Security Committee subpoenas 8chan owner

The House Committee on Homeland Security has subpoenaed 8chan owner Jim Watkins to testify before congress after the site was linked to a deadly mass shooting in El Paso. "At least three acts o.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 15th, 2019

8chan is back online, this time as 8kun

The anonymous message board was known for promoting online hate and extremism, including during mass shootings......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 4th, 2019

Jonathan Kraft named chair of Mass. General Hospital board of trustees

Jonathan Kraft has been named chair of the Massachusetts General Hospital Board of Trustees, the hospital announced on Wednesday.  Kraft, president of The Kraft Group and son of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, has spent 10 years on the 18-m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2019

Copper & Kings partners with Chef Dallas McGarity — here"s what"s in the works

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. is bringing a well-known chef on board at its distillery. The Louisville-based company announced a partnership with Chef Dallas McGarity, owner of The Fat Lamb and Portage House, to add food service to the distiller.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

Congress subpoenas 8chan owner to testify about mass shootings, online hate

The bipartisan subpoena of Jim Watkins marks the most significant action yet taken against a site derided as a cesspool of online hate......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2019

In wake of shootings, Congress summons 8chan owner to testify

The anonymous message board remained offline Tuesday as its leadership faced new fire on multiple fronts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 6th, 2019

In wake of shootings, Congress summons 8chan owner to testify

The anonymous message board remained offline Tuesday as its leadership faced new fire on multiple fronts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 6th, 2019

In wake of shootings, Congress summons 8chan owner to testify

The anonymous message board remained offline Tuesday as its leadership faced new fire on multiple fronts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 6th, 2019

8chan loses another ally as Congress demands owner come testify

The anonymous message board remained offline Tuesday as its leadership faced new fire on multiple fronts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 6th, 2019

In wake of shootings, Congress demands 8chan owner to testify

The anonymous message board remained offline Tuesday as its leadership faced new fire on multiple fronts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 6th, 2019

In wake of shootings, Congress demands 8chan owner to testify

The anonymous message board remained offline Tuesday as its leadership faced new fire on multiple fronts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 6th, 2019

8chan vowed to fight on, saying its ‘heartbeat is strong.’ Then a tech firm knocked it offline.

Abandoned by a key partner for its "lawlessness" in the wake of mass shootings, the anonymous message board vowed to stay online, even as its posters threatened more bloodshed......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 5th, 2019

A defiant 8chan vowed to fight on, saying its ‘heartbeat is strong.’ Then a tech firm knocked it offline.

Abandoned by a key partner for its "lawlessness" in the wake of mass shootings, the anonymous message board vowed to stay online, even as its posters threatened more bloodshed......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 5th, 2019

8chan vowed to fight on. Then a tech firm knocked it offline.

Abandoned by a key partner for its "lawlessness" in the wake of mass shootings, the anonymous message board vowed to stay online, even as its posters threatened more bloodshed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 5th, 2019

Burying The Other Russia Story: WSJ Editors Expose The House Democrats" Real Plan

With impeachment headlines rotating hourly from the Democrats' liberal media and subpoenas already flying across the aisle, The Wall Street Journal's Editorial Board seems to have decided some 'fair and balanced' perspecti.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 10th, 2018

Report: Kemp, Loeffler met with Trump to discuss Senate seat

Gov. Brian Kemp and Atlanta businesswoman Kelly Loeffler met secretly with President Trump in the White House Sunday over who Kemp will appoint to take Johnny Isakson Senate seat, The Wall Street Journal reports. Kemp wants to name Loeffler, co-owner.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2019

Phoenix Suns owner sells Paradise Valley house for record $19.25M

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has set a record away from the world of basketball by selling his Paradise Valley house for $19.25 million. The sale, announced Monday, is the highest price ever paid in Arizona for a single-family home. The home.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2019

Cannabis Watch: Cannabis stocks soar across the board as historic House vote lures investors back to battered sector

Cannabis stocks rallied across the board Thursday, as investors returned to the beaten-down-sector with a fresh enthusiasm, following a historic House vote in favor of a bill that would lift the federal ban on weed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 21st, 2019

Arthur Blank gives record gift of $50 million to alma mater

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation is making the largest grant in its 25-year history – $50 million – to Babson College in Wellesley, Mass. Arthur Blank, co-founder of The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and owner of the Atlanta Falcons, attended Babs.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2019

A British mommy blogger got caught anonymously insulting her husband and other influencers on a message board

Gas and Air blog Drama erupted in the London mommy-blogger community when a prominent influencer admitted to being behind an anonymous account that bullied many of her peers.  AliceInWanderLust had repeatedly targeted prominent mommy bloggers on.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2019