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

North Korea Nuclear Threat: Is the U.S. Preparing For War? More Drills Expected This Week

The practice sessions come after North Korea slammed Trump as a “mentally deranged dotard" on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 10th, 2017

Japan to purchase long-range offensive missiles amid North Korean threat

According to local media, Japan plans to buy JASSM and LRASM long-range, air-to-ground missiles with a range of some 900 kilometres from US firms.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 8th, 2017

No need to panic, says Kerala DGP on ISIS threat messages

A lot of threat messages are spread through social media, claiming to be that of the ISIS...Every aspect of such messages are being inquired into by the police, says Kerala DGP.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 27th, 2017

Pentagon Exposed 1.8 Billion Social Media Posts From Facebook and Twitter for Anyone to See

More sloppy security. It’s hardly a secret that the Defense Department collects social media data. More surprising is just how much data it collects--and how sloppy the Pent.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 20th, 2017

More govts manipulating media with bots, trolls: Study

More governments are following the lead of Russia and China by manipulating social media and suppressing dissent online in a grave threat to democracy, a human rights watchdog said today. A study ........»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 14th, 2017

Paradise Papers: Apple reacts to media reports

Apple Inc has said none of its operations were moved from Ireland and that changes made to its corporate structure in 2015 were specially designed to preserve tax payments to the United States, and not to reduce taxes anywhere else. A.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 7th, 2017

Wilbur Ross will never understand why he"s unfit to be Commerce Secretary

Reuters Wilbur Ross' close business ties to Putin's family were revealed in the Paradise Papers, and now Ross is on a media blitz trying to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2017

Paradise Papers leak: Former Pak PM Shaukat Aziz"s name emerges in the list

Media reported that Aziz is linked with Antarctic Trust, which was set up by him, and includes his wife, children and granddaughter as beneficiaries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 6th, 2017

What"s Driving Social Discord: Russian Social Media Meddling Or Soaring Wealth/Power Inequality?

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The nation's elites are desperate to misdirect us from the financial and power divide that has enriched and empowered t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 2nd, 2017

British Police "Aware" Of Pro-ISIS Threat To Prince George On Encrypted App

Media reports indicated that jihadis had mentioned the young royal's school as a target......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 30th, 2017

Britain"s four-year-old Prince George on ISIS hit list: Report

The threat appeared as part of a message posted by ISIS members on social media.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 29th, 2017

CVS is plotting a $66 billion takeover — and it has a lot to do with fending off Amazon (AET, CVS, AMZN)

CVS Health's potential deal to buy Aetna has a lot to do with Amazon, and it illustrates just how serious a threat the tech .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 28th, 2017

Twitter to label election ads after US regulatory threat

Twitter Inc said on Tuesday it would add labels to election-related advertisements and say who is behind each of them, after a threat of regulation from the United States over the lack of disclosure for political spending on social media......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 25th, 2017

Twitter to label election ads after U.S. regulatory threat

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc said on Tuesday it would add labels to election-related advertisements, following a threat of regulation from the United States over the lack of disclosure for political spending on social media networks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2017

North Korea threat is "critical, imminent": Japan to US, South Korea

More than a dozen African nations have done business with North Korea despite sanctions: Media reports.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 23rd, 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