Pentagon Papers Revisited: Sessions" Threat To Media Illustrates Divide Between Ideals And Discretion

The story is as old as journalism: the tension between a public servant’s urge to do the right thing while breaking the law, spilling secrets in the process and paying a price when it gets published. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 12th, 2017

In Czech Election, a New Threat to European Unity

With a populist media tycoon likely to become prime minister, the results may determine if an East-West fissure in the European Union becomes a chasm......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytOct 17th, 2017

Despite fiery commentary, Duval County voters still watching NFL

Despite political posturing and contentious social media commentary about kneeling during the national anthem, most NFL fans on the First Coast tuned into recent games, according to new polling data by UNF. But the responses show a stark divide among.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2017

Investing Around North Korean Nuclear Attack…

Source: Bloomberg   The question of how to invest under the threat of nuclear war keeps coming up from clients, the media, and others. Thinking about investing around an unthinkable outcome is quite a challenge: Do you co.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureSep 28th, 2017

With "son of a bitch" comments, Trump tried to divide NFL and its players

The Trump presidency is a test. Institutions like the courts, the news media and the business community have all been tested. Now it's the NFL and the NBA's turn......»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 23rd, 2017

To Find Leakers, Jeff Sessions Wants To Put Entire National Security Council Through Lie Detector Test: Axios

Having warned previously that the DOJ would crack down brutally on any current and future leakers, Attorney General Jeff Sessions appears ready to follow through with this threat, and according .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 10th, 2017

Cliff Asness: Education, Papers, Wife, Net Worth

While there are some big investors that prefer to keep to themselves, rarely appear in the media and only issue some comments in letters to inv.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeySep 8th, 2017

Cambodia: The Government Shut Our Paper Down. Don"t Let Trump Do the Same to U.S. Media

Two reporters tell Newsweek what The Cambodia Daily meant to them and to a country whose democratic institutions are under threat.​.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 4th, 2017

Like Donald Trump, North Korea Attacks Adverse Media, But Promises "Retaliatory Blows"

Pyongyang has slammed South Korean media as a threat, while Donald Trump has previously called journalists "enemies of the American people.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 2nd, 2017

Jeff Sessions blasts Hollywood for "accommodating messages" about drugs

Associated Press/Andrew HarnikAttorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday criticized Hollywood celebrities, media elite.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 29th, 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan, sharply escalating tensions

The Pentagon confirmed the missile flew over Japan but said it did not pose a threat to North Americ.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 28th, 2017

Sarah Palin"s lawsuit against New York Times caps tough year in courtroom for media companies

This week marked one year since Gawker shut down, a milestone that just happened to coincide with another legal threat posed to a New York media giant......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 25th, 2017

House To Hold Hearing On White Supremacist Threat Amid Financial, Social Media Crackdown

Now that.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 16th, 2017

Kim Jong Un reportedly withdraws threat to shoot missiles toward Guam

KCNA/ via REUTERS Kim Jong Un has backed off from North Korea's threat to launch missiles at the US territory of Guam, according to The Wall Street Journal. Citing North Korean state media, The Journal said .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2017

The mysterious threat to pilots that the Pentagon can"t solve

US Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Chinese probe targets Weibo, WeChat, Baidu site over threat to public security

China’s internet regulator is investigating whether some of the country’s biggest social-media platforms violated the nation’s new cybersecurity law by hosting content including “violent terrorism, fake rumors and pornography.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 11th, 2017

Two-Thirds Of Americans Say North Korea Poses "Very Serious" Threat

It appears the mainstream media propaganda machine is working... Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s assurances this morning may have been in vain: A new poll sh.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2017

North Korea again threatens nuclear-capable missile strike near Guam, this time saying it will send 4 rockets

KRT via AP VideoNorth Korea's army released a statement Wednesday repeating and specifying its threat to launch nuclear-capable missiles near Guam, a US territory home to massive US Air Force and Navy bases. State media also r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 9th, 2017

Mamata flags off "BJP, Quit India" movement, claims democracy under threat

Accusing the BJP of trying to divide the country, she said her party would not allow it at any cost.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 9th, 2017

Monday Mailbag: Marijuana Profits, Hipster Apps, Pentagon Budgets… and More

Readers asked about social media risks, problematic defense contractor cash flows, the best pot investments, and energy sector indebtedness......»»

Category: blogSource: investingdailyAug 7th, 2017

Chicago to Sue Trump Administration Over Sanctuary City Funding Threats

The lawsuit is in response to Jeff Sessions' threat to cut funding to sanctuary cities......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 6th, 2017