News Corp’s Murdoch Urges Facebook to Pay Publishers for Content

Media titan urges Facebook to pay publishers fees similar to those cable distributors pay to TV channels, if it’s serious about promoting ‘trusted content’ Continue reading “News Corp’s Murdoch Urges Facebook to Pay Publishers for Content”

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Illegal accused of murdering California deputies laughs in court ‘I wish I killed more’

SACRAMENTO — The first day of the trial for a man accused of killing two California deputies was riddled with admissions of guilt and profane outbursts. Continue reading “Illegal accused of murdering California deputies laughs in court ‘I wish I killed more’”

Kushner’s China Connection

U.S. officials warned Jared Kushner last year that his friend, Chinese-American businesswoman Wendi Deng Murdoch, could be taking advantage of her close friendship with Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump, to promote China’s business interests, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday. Continue reading “Kushner’s China Connection”

FBI: Pier 39 Christmas terror plot defused by undercover sting

By ROBERT SALONGA | rsalonga@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group

PUBLISHED: December 22, 2017 at 12:44 pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A Modesto man who is a Marine-trained sharpshooter is accused of helming a Christmas Day plot to detonate explosives and unleash a hail of bullets at Pier 39 — a scheme that was thwarted by undercover FBI agents who feigned sympathy to his ISIS leanings. Continue reading “FBI: Pier 39 Christmas terror plot defused by undercover sting”

Memphis City Council votes to remove 2 Confederate statues immediately

by Katie Grunik, WZTV

Wednesday, December 20th 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WZTV) — The Memphis City Council voted to remove two Confederate statues after transferring ownership of the parks on Wednesday night. Continue reading “Memphis City Council votes to remove 2 Confederate statues immediately”