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  • Sinclair to Buy Tribune Media for $3.9 Billion Plus DebtSinclair to Buy Tribune Media for $3.9 Billion Plus Debt
    Sinclair Broadcast Group has agreed to buy Tribune Media in a cash and stock deal valued at $3.9 billion, the companies announced Monday. Sinclair will acquire Chicago-based Tribune Media’s 42
  • Facebook Adds 3,000 Staffers to Combat Violent VideosFacebook Adds 3,000 Staffers to Combat Violent Videos
    In the wake of several Facebook videos depicting murder, suicide, rape and other violent acts, the social media giant says it is hiring 3,000 more people to review videos and remove those that
  • Offended Trump Supporters Fuel #FireColbert CampaignOffended Trump Supporters Fuel #FireColbert Campaign
    Wait, what did he say about a holster? Millions in this once-innocent nation are asking that very question after late-night comedian Stephen Colbert used an explicit reference to oral sex to assail
  • Fox News Fires Bill O’Reilly Amid Sexual Harassment StormFox News Fires Bill O’Reilly Amid Sexual Harassment Storm
    {From Variety} In a shocking reversal of fortune for one of the most prominent voices in TV news, Bill O’Reilly has been ousted from Fox News Channel amid the firestorm over sexual harassment
  • Spicer Oversteps, Telling Reporter to Stop Shaking her HeadSpicer Oversteps, Telling Reporter to Stop Shaking her Head
    Any hope Sean Spicer had of going through Tuesday without incident quickly disappeared during his daily press briefing. April Ryan of the American Urban Radio Networks was asking the White House
  • Andrew Napolitano Out at Fox Following Wiretapping ClaimsAndrew Napolitano Out at Fox Following Wiretapping Claims
    Derek Hawkins The Washington Post Fox News has reportedly pulled legal analyst Andrew Napolitano from the air over his baseless claim, repeated by President Trump, that British intelligence officials
  • Schwarzenegger says he won’t run for SenateSchwarzenegger says he won’t run for Senate
    Washington (dpa) – Former California governor and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger said Sunday he will not run for US Senate despite rumours that he was considering returning to politics.
  • Schwarzenegger to Trump: Let’s Switch JobsSchwarzenegger to Trump: Let’s Switch Jobs
    Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Celebrity Apprentice host and former California governor, on Thursday morning asked President Donald Trump to switch roles, after the commander-in-chief mocked the
  • Trump Wants to Evict Press Corps from White HouseTrump Wants to Evict Press Corps from White House
    By Alan M. Milner Executive Editor, Tellus News Digest Most people don’t know this, but White House correspondents get to share offices and studios in the West Wing of the White House,
  • Backpage Forced to Shutdown Site’s Adult SectionBackpage Forced to Shutdown Site’s Adult Section
    ckpage.com, one of the world’s largest classified ad websites and a frequent target in the political battle against sex trafficking, closed its adult ads section Monday in the United States,
  • Chris Berman Given Reduced Role at ESPNChris Berman Given Reduced Role at ESPN
    We’ve known since May that Chris Berman would be assuming a lesser role at ESPN after his current contract expires, and on Thursday the specifics about his future at the network were revealed by
  • Sony Account Reports Britney Spears DeadSony Account Reports Britney Spears Dead
    One of Sony Music’s Twitter accounts was hacked over the Holiday weekend, spreading hoax news that pop star Britney Spears is dead. On Monday, the Twitter account for Sony Music Global tweeted
  • Why Facebook Can’t Fix Fake NewsWhy Facebook Can’t Fix Fake News
    Close Imagine going on Facebook and finding no political posts—just your friends and their updates. It would feel like pulling on clean underwear after wearing a single pair for a week on a desert
  • Don’t Believe the Fake News Hype—We’re the ProblemDon’t Believe the Fake News Hype—We’re the Problem
    This article originally appeared on The Conversation. In the wake of Donald Trump’s unexpected victory, many questions have been raised about Facebook’s role in the promotion of inaccurate and
  • The Truth About Post-Truth PoliticsThe Truth About Post-Truth Politics
    This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. “Post-truth” has been announced as the Oxford Dictionaries’ international word of the year. It is widely

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    U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday there is now a “rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace” to the Middle East, as he arrived in Israel for his first visit there
  • Ford Names New CEO to Head Troubled Car CompanyFord Names New CEO to Head Troubled Car Company
    RepublishReprint Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford, unhappy with the auto-maker’s slipping market share and declining share prices, has named James Hackett, 62,  to replace current CEO Mark
  • Marco Rubio Dismisses Trump’s ‘Witch Hunt’ ClaimMarco Rubio Dismisses Trump’s ‘Witch Hunt’ Claim
    Days after President Donald Trump called the probe into his campaign’s alleged collusion with Russia “the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history,” Republican
  • Can the U.S. Government Control Healthcare Cost?Can the U.S. Government Control Healthcare Cost?
    Quora Questions are part of a partnership between Newsweek and Quora, through which we’ll be posting relevant and interesting answers from Quora contributors throughout the week. Read more
  • Russia Hit Hard in Global Ransomware AttackRussia Hit Hard in Global Ransomware Attack
    Russia has confirmed its Interior Ministry was targeted by a global cyber-attack using hacking tools reportedly created by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Tens of thousands of computers
  • Trump Mulls West Wing Shake-Up of Key Staff MembersTrump Mulls West Wing Shake-Up of Key Staff Members
    Donald Trump is reportedly considering a team reshuffle that could result in a number of key players facing the axe. According to White House sources, the president may have a “huge reboot” of
  • Scientists Propose Mining Moon to Reach MarsScientists Propose Mining Moon to Reach Mars
    By Gary Li, Ph.D. Candidate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, Danielle DeLatte, Ph.D. Student in Aeronautics & Astronautics, University of Tokyo,
  • Surgeons to Use Hepatitis-Infected Hearts in TransplantsSurgeons to Use Hepatitis-Infected Hearts in Transplants
    Kiran Shelat was willing to try almost anything to get off dialysis. Every night, the civil engineer was hooked up to a machine for 10 to 12 hours, often suffering excruciating muscle aches. And he
  • Men Gang Rape, Murder Woman in IndiaMen Gang Rape, Murder Woman in India
    An Indian woman was gang-raped and then brutally murdered by men who smashed her skull with bricks after she had threatened to inform authorities, police in the northern state of Haryana said on
  • Kara McCullough Wins Miss USA Pushing for ‘Equalism’Kara McCullough Wins Miss USA Pushing for ‘Equalism’
    Miss District of Columbia, a physical scientist working at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, took the Miss USA crown to the country’s capital for the second consecutive year. Born in Naples,
  • Colin Kaepernick may be ready  to walk away from the NFLColin Kaepernick may be ready to walk away from the NFL
    There’s been a ton of speculation about Colin Kaepernick and why he remains unsigned. Given his national anthem protest, he’s too controversial. He’s on a vegan diet and has lost weight. He
  • One in Five Australians Victim of Revenge PornOne in Five Australians Victim of Revenge Porn
    One in five Australians has experienced some form of revenge porn, a new survey has revealed. The report shows that people from marginalized communities are particularly vulnerable to the abuse,
  • Americans Divided on Right to Have Internet AccessAmericans Divided on Right to Have Internet Access
    Two-thirds of Americans believe access to the internet is a privilege, not a human right, according to a new survey published this week. The survey of 2,000 Americans, conducted by cybersecurity and
  • Markets React Positively to Emmanuel Macron VictoryMarkets React Positively to Emmanuel Macron Victory
    There has been a collective sigh of relief on the markets following Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the French presidential election. The euro hit a six-month high against the dollar on Monday and
  • Sinclair to Buy Tribune Media for $3.9 Billion Plus DebtSinclair to Buy Tribune Media for $3.9 Billion Plus Debt
    Sinclair Broadcast Group has agreed to buy Tribune Media in a cash and stock deal valued at $3.9 billion, the companies announced Monday. Sinclair will acquire Chicago-based Tribune Media’s 42