Tag: media

Nov 20 2018

US prosecutors accuse Venezuela media mogul of bribery, money laundering

(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department has accused a Venezuelan television mogul of bribing officials in the South American country and helping them launder the funds through assets in the United States, according to charges made public this week. Raul Gorrin, owner of Venezuelan television channel Globovision and insurance firm Seguros La Vitalicia, was charged […]

Nov 19 2018

Several NFL players reached out to Alex Smith via social media after gruesome leg injury

Washington quarterback Alex Smith’s season was cut short on Sunday afternoon after he suffered a gruesome leg injury against the Houston Texans. Smith had dropped back to pass before he was taken down awkwardly by Kareem Jackson and J.J. Watt in the third quarter when his leg snapped. He was quickly carted off the field […]

Nov 18 2018

Architect of bin Laden raid: Trump 'threatens the Constitution' when he attacks the media

“I did not back Hillary Clinton or anyone else,” McRaven, who oversaw the operation that killed Osama bin Laden, told CNN. “I am a fan of President Obama and President George W. Bush, both of whom I worked for. I admire all presidents, regardless of their political party, who uphold the dignity of the office […]

Nov 16 2018

Short Hair, Don't Care? Ariana Grande Debuts a Long Bob on Social Media — But Is It the Real Deal?

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Nov 13 2018

Celebs mourn Stan Lee on social media

Good morning, readers, and welcome to another excited Tuesday. If you’re near the fires in California, stay safe. And if you’re in a part of the country that’s getting snow this week, stay warm. Now let’s get into the day’s entertainment news. Celebs mourn Stan Lee on social media Stan Lee strikes a pose with […]

Nov 12 2018

UK media say Brexit is becoming a catastrophe

Rising political tensions around what seems like the impossible task of negotiating Britain’s exit from the European Union were displayed in dramatic fashion in the British media over the weekend and on Monday. Prime Minister Theresa May has been scrambling to clinch a deal by the end of this month. But she’s facing fierce political […]

Nov 08 2018

NRA opens social media war with doctors over firearms

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Nov. 8, 2018 / 7:00 PM GMT By Maggie Fox A social media war erupted between doctors and the National Rifle Association Thursday, just as 12 people were shot and killed at a California nightclub […]

Nov 08 2018

From bad to worse: Trump's media relationship frays more

NEW YORK (AP) — President Trump’s combative relationship with the media continues to deteriorate. During his post-midterms news conference on Wednesday, he called some journalists rude, told some to sit down and accused a PBS reporter of posing a racist question when she asked about white nationalists. He blamed the press for the divisiveness in […]

Nov 07 2018

President Trump calls media 'hostile,' says of CNN reporter Jim Acosta: 'You are a rude, terrible person'

William Cummings USA TODAY Published 12:56 PM EST Nov 7, 2018 WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump had a confrontational exchange with White House reporters Wednesday during a news conference to discuss the results of Tuesday’s election.  Trump refused to answer a follow-up question from CNN reporter Jim Acosta, who persisted in his attempt to ask the president […]

Nov 07 2018

Demi Lovato Breaks Social Media Silence After Return from Rehab: 'So Grateful to Be Home'

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