Cookies are Not Accepted - New York Times. Judge Nap: Obama 'Went Outside Chain of Command,' Used British Spy Agency to Surveil Trump. The Justice Department on Monday asked lawmakers for more time to gather evidence related to President Trump's claim that former President Obama ordered wiretaps on Trump Tower's phones during last year's presidential campaign.
The House Intelligence Committee said it would give the Justice Department until March 20 to comply. Current and former administration officials have been unable to provide any evidence of the Obama administration wiretapping Trump Tower, yet the president's aides have been reluctant to publicly contradict their boss. On "Fox & Friends" this morning, Judge Andrew Napolitano said that even if the Obama administration did spy on Trump, there may never be a way to prove it. Samsung needs its next phone to be a success. Here’s how it may lure you back. Samsung Electronics headquarters in Seoul (Reuters/Jo Yong-Hak/File Photo) Samsung is set to debut its next major smartphones on March 29.
The new phones, expected to be called the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, are the company's first new flagship phones since Samsung recalled the Galaxy Note 7 over problems with exploding batteries. If history is any indication, it’s likely the phones would hit shelves in mid-April. The timing of the launch gives Samsung several months of lead time over Apple's expected release of the new iPhones. [Samsung cites two separate battery issues for its Note 7 recall woes] This is an important launch for Samsung as it tries to rebound from the disastrous release of its last phone. Samsung hasn’t officially released details about its new phones, but there are plenty of reports out there about what we can expect. There is no home button on the phone, according to a report from tech blog BGR, which has a strong reputation for accuracy when it comes to leaks. Why a protective pool is critical for media coverage of the president.
The Real Digital Divide Afflicting American Politics - BillMoyers.com. A new media ecology that has subtly transformed us in a way that reinforces the things we so lament in our politics today.
(Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images) When we talk about the media’s effect on our political discourse, usually we’re referring to the way politics are reported. There are, of course, lots of other ways in which media mediate the political process, from ads to organizing to community building to fundraising, all of which play major roles in our elections.
Yet much larger than any of these may be the way the media alter our thinking about politics — purveying not just narratives that often decisively shape our opinions of a Trump or a Clinton or a Sanders, but also the larger psychological context in which we conceptualize our world and ourselves. Once, for all our differences, we lived in an American community that was in many ways bound by the media. I am talking first and foremost about the internet and social media. How long ago those days seem. Cardinals as spokesmen? Here are 7 commercials we can't forget : Sports. The Man Who Shot Michael Brown. Darren Wilson, the former police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an eighteen-year-old African-American, in Ferguson, Missouri, has been living for several months on a nondescript dead-end street on the outskirts of St.
Louis. Most of the nearby houses are clad in vinyl siding; there are no sidewalks, and few cars around. Wilson, who is twenty-nine, started receiving death threats not long after the incident, in which Brown was killed in the street shortly after robbing a convenience store. Although Wilson recently bought the house, his name is not on the deed, and only a few friends know where he lives. He and his wife, Barb, who is thirty-seven, and also a former Ferguson cop, rarely linger in the front yard. This March, I spent several days at his home. Wilson has twice been exonerated of criminal wrongdoing. The Justice Department also released a broader assessment of the police and the courts in Ferguson, and it was scathing.
The family eventually moved to St. 70 historic moments from the 1970s. Newspapers: Fact Sheet. Last updated April 2015 After a year of slight gains, newspaper circulation fell again in 2014 (though tracking these data is becoming more complicated each year due to measurement changes).
Revenue from circulation rose, but ad revenue continued to fall, with gains in digital ad revenue failing to make up for falls in print ad revenue. Despite widespread talk of a shift to digital, most newspaper readership continues to be in print. Online, more traffic to the top newspaper websites and associated apps comes from mobile than from desktop users, and the average visitor only stays on the site for three minutes per visit. And several larger media conglomerates spun off their newspaper divisions as separate companies in an attempt to prevent the newspaper industry’s woes from affecting the health of their broadcast divisions. Audience Circulation Newspaper Circulation Falls in 2014 Copy and paste the below iframe code into your own website to embed this chart.