Zuckerberg testifies on Facebook's data privacy

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19 September 2018
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde warns governments to avoid undermining global growth with protectionist trade policies
Police say 47-year-old Evan Graham harassed customers inside a Whole Foods in the District on Monday afternoon and then tried to arrest an officer called to control the disturbance.
5 month ago
[email protected]: Donald J. Trump:Today, it was my great honor to welcome the 2017 NCAA Football National Champion, Alabama Crimson Tide - to the White House. Congratulations. RollTide
Sen. Blumenthal says Facebook's business model is 'to monetize user information and to maximize profit over privacy.'
[email protected]: Can you define hate speech? MarkZuckerberg: Senator, I think that is a really hard question.
"Our work with the special counsel is confidential," Zuckerberg says.
Mark Zuckerberg confirms that Facebook has been interviewed by special counsel, though he personally hasn't. Zuckerberg says he is "actually not aware of a subpoena," but that he believes "that there may be"
Mark Zuckerberg: "We face a number of important issues around privacy, safety, and democracy."
5 month ago
"Everyone around the world can see" that Syria recent attacks "are horrific" says @PressSec in response to question on whether chlorine attacks might have been what was dropped on civilians.
Demonstrators stand and protest ahead of Zuckerberg congressional hearing.
5 month ago
"I can't get into specific classified information" on why the US is confident of the culprit behind the chemical weapons attack in Syria, says @PressSec.
Mark Zuckerberg arrives for testimony before Congress.
5 month ago
"We are encouraged by President Xi's word,..but at the same time we want to see concrete action" on trade, says @PressSec.
5 month ago
Will continue to work with various partners and allies on response to Syria chemical weapons attack, @PressSec says in response to my query on whether US would welcome military action also by France, Saudi Arabia and others.
5 month ago
"I think the president was pretty clear with his frustrations" with @jeffsessions, says @PressSec.
5 month ago
"Media has spent every day for the last year focused" on the Mueller investigation, asserts @PressSec.
5 month ago
"The president would like to stay in the country why there are a lot of developments going on around the world," says @PressSec on cancellation of @POTUS trip to South America.
"He certainly believes he has the power to do so," responds @PressSec to question of whether @POTUS has the power to fire the special counsel.
Zuckerberg testifies on Facebook's data privacy
5 month ago
[email protected]: Donald J. Trump:Very thankful for President Xi of China's kind words on tarrifs and automobile barriersalso, his enlightenment on intellectual property and technology transfers. We will make great progress together.
Vice President Pence will travel to Lima, but not Bogota - spokeswoman
Federal agents who raided the office of @POTUS lawyer sought records of payments to 2 women who claim they had affairs with @realDonaldTrump, according to @nytimes
"We do not and we will not toleratepeople who support and fund terrorism," adds Qatar amir
"We speak today and we see the suffering the Syrian people," says Qatar Amir Al Thani. "This matter should end immediately."
"We're working on unity in that part of the Middle East and I think it's working out very well," says @POTUS of his relationship with Qatar amir
We cannot tolerate a "war criminal" says Qatar amir in reference to Assad of Syria
It's working out "extremely well" with Qatar, says @POTUS alongside Amir in Oval Office
5 month ago
[email protected]: "We're making sure that terrorism funding is stopped."
Secretary Mattis will no longer be traveling to Nevada and San Francisco over the weekend, Pentagon officials say
Statement from @DHSgov @SecNielsen on @TomBossert45
A dozen people protesting Facebook and founder Mark Zuckerberg walked up to Hart Senate office bldg and began chanting, were threatened with arrest, and stopped
Senator Tillis says he wants the Judiciary Commitee to approve his bill to protect the special counsel
US president 'less inclined' to sit down with Mueller after raid on attorney: Sources
5 month ago
Prime Minister Theresa May and other political figures including U.S. president Donald Trump and former president Barack Obama have not been invited to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
President Trump's top homeland security advisor Tom Bossert resigns: White House
5 month ago
"US carrier sails in disputed SouthChinaSea as China shows own force"
After @PressSec announces @POTUS will not attend 8th Summit of the Americas in Lima "to oversee the American response to Syria", he tweets praise for United States military and photo of mtg with senior military officials from last night
5 month ago
[email protected]: Donald J. Trump:Last night, it was my great honor to host America's senior defense and military leaders for dinner at the White House. America's military is the GREATEST fighting force in the history of the world. They all have my pledge of unwavering commitment to our men and women in uniform.
Government Forces are evacuating Planes from Al-Typhur and Al-Seen Airbases, towards Al-Nayrab and Damascus International Airbases
5 month ago
"President Trump will not attend the 8th Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru or travel to Bogota, Colombia as originally scheduled," says @PressSec. @VP will travel in his stead.
President Trump cancels first trip to Latin America: White House
Syrian sources say government army and allied forces are on high alert amid fears of imminent US military attack.
U.S. think tank that does North Korea research sees funds pulled by Seoul
Trump: Attorney–client privilege is dead.
DPRK leader Kim Jong Un makes first official mention of possible talks with the US and confirms summit between the Two Koreas on April 27
China challenges US over steel, aluminium tariffs at WTO
A man was arrested after police say he carjacked a nun in Northeast, D.C. on Monday. Earlier on Monday evening, police say a man pointed a gun at a nun, who was in her full habit, then stole her car.
5 month ago
Russian central bank chief: no risk to 'financial stability' from sanctions
5 month ago
Russian central bank governor: U.S. sanctions cause market drop
China's President Xi Jinping says a Cold War mentality about trade is "old-fashioned and outdated," as he seeks international cooperation in a bid to defuse the threat of a trade war with the US
5 month ago
Russian deputy PM Dvorkovich says Russia will step in to help the stability and solvency of the sanctioned companies, mostly owned by Deripaska. "Stock prices, with all due respect, are a secondary issue"
Paul Manafort filed papers tonight asking the judge to suppress evidence seized last summer from his condo in Virginia
Special counsel Robert Mueller is looking at a $150K payment in 2015 to Trump's foundation from a Ukrainian billionaire Pinchuk, The New York Times reports
5 month ago
[email protected]: "Why don't I just fire Mueller? Well, I think it's a disgrace, what's going on. We'll see what happensAgain, they found nothing."
5 month ago
[email protected]: "We are here to discuss Syria tonightWe're making a decision as to what we do with respect to the horrible attack"
5 month ago
[email protected]: "It's a disgraceful situation. It's a total witch hunt, I've been saying it for a long time."
Trump on Mueller: "We'll see what happens. Many people have said you should fire him."
[email protected], joining @SenWarren comes out swinging against Pompeo.
Trump slams 'disgraceful' FBI raid of lawyer's office: 'It's an attack on on our country'
President Trump has been watching TV reports of the FBI raiding the office of Michael Cohen, his longtime lawyer and confidant, a White House official tells @jeffzeleny
CBS's Pat Milton reports the FBI stormed not only Michael Cohen's office, but also his New York residence, seizing documents and other material, as authorized in a search warrant.
New statement from Michael Cohen's attorney confirming raid
F.B.I. Raids Office of Trump's Longtime Lawyer Michael Cohen, on referral from Mueller. The seized documents include info about Stormy Daniels payments, emails, tax documents and business records.
Federal agents raided the office today of Michael Cohen, Trump's lawyer
FBI raids office of Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen: NYT
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg testimony: 'too slow' in Russia interference response
5 month ago
[email protected]: Great @Cabinet meeting at the @WhiteHouse this morning.
5 month ago
[email protected]: The Democrats are not doing what's right for our country. I will not rest until we have secured our borders and restored the rule of law.
5 month ago
White House: "The president still strongly feels there was a large amount of voter fraud." The reason they can't actually find any of this voter fraud, Sanders says, is because some states refused to turn over their voter rolls.
5 month ago
[email protected]: "The president wants to bring our troops home after we complete the mission to eradicate ISIS in Syria."
5 month ago
[email protected]: "The president and his national security team are consulting closely with allies and partners to determine the appropriate response."
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