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Facebook CEO to appear before Congress on currency plan

Facebook CEO to appear before Congress on currency plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will appear before Congress this month as the tech giant is under pressure from lawmakers and regulators over its massive market power and recor… Read full article:: Facebook CEO to appear before Congress o...→

Facebook CEO to appear before Congress on currency plan

Facebook CEO to appear before Congress on currency plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will appear before Congress this month as the tech giant is under pressure from lawmakers and regulators over its massive market power and recor… Read full article:: Facebook CEO to appear before Congress o...→

Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to build rival digital currency

Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to build rival digital currency

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell. | Win McNamee/Getty Images... 10/15/2019 05:49 PM EDT Read full article:: Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to ...→

Here’s what’s coming this week on impeachment as Congress returns to Washington | WTOP

Here’s what’s coming this week on impeachment as Congress returns to Washington | WTOP

Lawmakers return to Capitol Hill this week with House Democrats set to accelerate their impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read full article:: Here’s what’s coming this week on impeac...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a major setback to the social network's plan for a worldwide digital currency. Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra d...→

Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington, D.C. to get arrested was a success

Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington, D.C. to get arrested was a success

In a video posted to YouTube, Fonda can be seen being escorted away by Capitol Hill police, hands zip-tied. Read full article:: Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington,...→

My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb, Washington vanishes

My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb, Washington vanishes

Highlights from the ballot … Another week with little drama on the field and limited movement on the ballot: Six teams (from last week’s ballot) were idle while only one top-10 team los… Read full article:: My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb,...→

Facebook CEO says he won't 'further antagonize' Elizabeth Warren after threatening lawsuit

Facebook CEO says he won't 'further antagonize' Elizabeth Warren after threatening lawsuit

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg committed to treating Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., fairly on his platform despite his previously reported indication that he would sue her if she tried to break up big tech companies like his. Read full article:: Facebook CEO says he won't 'further anta...→

HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs

HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs

The plan, the latest to streamline the tech company's operations, could save $1 billion annually within three years Read full article:: HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to...→

Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits there's no game plan 'right now' when it comes to quarterback

Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits there's no game plan 'right now' when it comes to quarterback

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden told reporters Wednesday he has no quarterback plan “right now” ahead of the team’s game against the New England Patriots. Read full article:: Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits t...→

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with... Read full article:: Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Pla...→

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris touts her gun-safety plan in Seattle, cites Congress’ failure to act

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris touts her gun-safety plan in Seattle, cites Congress’ failure to act

Harris said that as president she would give Congress 100 days to act on gun safety. Otherwise, Harris told the crowd at the Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, she would take executive action. Read full article:: Presidential candidate Kamala Harris tou...→

Trump impeachment inquiry: Where Washington state’s members of Congress stand

Washington state's seven Democrats in the U.S. House supported an impeachment inquiry -- or outright impeachment -- prior to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Read full article:: Trump impeachment inquiry: Where Washing...→

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks to Mend Fences in DC

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks to Mend Fences in DC

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations. Read full article:: Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks ...→

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senators in DC

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senators in DC

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg met with a half-dozen U.S. senators on Wednesday for dinner as the company seeks to boost its reputation in Washington. The social media giant has been under fire on a number of fronts for more than a year and faces antitrust... Read full article:: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senat...→

Swiss say Facebook's digital currency plan will face hurdles

Facebook and its partners have asked financial authorities in Switzerland to evaluate their plan to create a new digital currency to be called Libra. Read full article:: Swiss say Facebook's digital currency pl...→

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden's Home | Breitbart

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden's Home | Breitbart

"Abolish ICE Denver," a far-left activist outfit based in Colorado, is urging its supporters on Facebook to protest outside the personal home of the warden of a privately-owned Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) center in Aurora, Colorado. Read full article:: Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan ...→

AP Interview: Sanders details plan to 'end corporate greed'

Bernie Sanders has released a major proposal to "end corporate greed and corruption" by requiring large companies to give ownership stakes to their workers. The proposal also would ensure that... Read full article:: AP Interview: Sanders details plan to 'e...→

Warren uses false ads to lash out at Facebook CEO

Warren uses false ads to lash out at Facebook CEO

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a 2020 candidate, posted a false ad on Facebook to prove the social media platform values profit over facts, according to Twitter. Read full article:: Warren uses false ads to lash out at Fac...→

Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra Digital Currency Plan

Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra Digital Currency Plan

Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a potentially fatal blow to the social network's plan for a worldwide digital currency. Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra D...→

Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams Facebook CEO for backing Bernie's attack on wealth

Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams Facebook CEO for backing Bernie's attack on wealth

Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren had strong words for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after he expressed support for Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders' controversial statement that "there should be no billionaires." Read full article:: Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams F...→

My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, Florida enters the top 10 and Washington vanishes

My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, Florida enters the top 10 and Washington vanishes

Highlights from the ballot … Another week with little drama on the field and limited movement on the ballot. *** Ohio State jumped three spots, to No. 3, after the dominating win over Michiga… Read full article:: My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, ...→

HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations — one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years. Read full article:: HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up...→

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years Read full article:: HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut ...→

Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Americans by not fact-checking campaign ads: DNC CEO

Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Americans by not fact-checking campaign ads: DNC CEO

Facebook came under fire from a top Democratic National Committee official Tuesday for not fact-checking political advertisements paid to appear on the social networking service. Read full article:: Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Ame...→

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Elizabeth Warren administration over plan to break up big tech—

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Elizabeth Warren administration over plan to break up big tech—"You go to the mat and you fight"

"What would really 'suck' is if we don't fix a corrupt system that lets giant companies like Facebook engage in illegal anticompetitive practices," Warren hit back. Read full article:: Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Eliz...→

Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress About Grounded 737 MAX

Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress About Grounded 737 MAX

Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg has agreed to testify before Congress next month on the grounded 737 MAX that was involved in two fatal crashes that killed 346 people, a U.S. House of Representatives committee and the company said on Friday. Read full article:: Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress Ab...→

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry offered a challenge Thursday to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Sell your WhatsApp and Instagram properties to prove you're serious... Read full article:: Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell...→

Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push for tech oversight

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when it comes to the collection of users' personal data on their... Read full article:: Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push ...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Washington

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Washington

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be in Washington Thursday to meet with lawmakers and talk about internet regulation Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Wa...→

The NRA is relocating its next board meeting from Alaska to Washington, D.C., as gun control legislation gains momentum in Congress

The NRA is relocating its next board meeting from Alaska to Washington, D.C., as gun control legislation gains momentum in Congress

NRA Secretary and General Counsel John Frazer informed the organization's board and executive council of the move Tuesday evening, according to a copy of his e-mail that was obtained by Newsweek. Read full article:: The NRA is relocating its next board mee...→

Washington Post: US envoy to the European Union to tell Congress Trump relayed to him ‘no quid pro quo’ text | WTOP

Washington Post: US envoy to the European Union to tell Congress Trump relayed to him ‘no quid pro quo’ text | WTOP

Sondland is expected to tell Congress this week that Trump relayed to him in a phone call the content of a text message that Sondland sent denying quid pro quo. Read full article:: Washington Post: US envoy to the Europea...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook’s Libra digital currency plan | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — Visa and Mastercard are dropping out of Facebook’s Libra project, a potentially fatal blow to the social network’s plan for a worldwide digital currency. Along with the two payment… Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook’s Libra d...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Payment giants Visa and Mastercard drop out of Facebook's digital currency project Libra, a potentially fatal blow to Libra Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra d...→

Audi CEO Schot bullish as transformation plan brings first benefits

Audi's strategy of focusing on electrification, digitalization and autonomous driving to boost profits is already showing positive results, CEO Bram Schot said in an interview with Automotive News Europe. Read full article:: Audi CEO Schot bullish as transformation...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Messenger Encryption Despite Child Porn Concerns | Breitbart

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Messenger Encryption Despite Child Porn Concerns | Breitbart

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently defended the company's decision to encrypt its messaging services despite concerns over child safety and the rampant spread of child porn on the platform. Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Mes...→

Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire in live Q&A

Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire in live Q&A

The company decided to air the usually private weekly Q&A session after The Verge published transcripts from an earlier town hall, in which Zuckerberg expressed concern about presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plans to break up the company. Read full article:: Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire...→

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations - one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years. Read full article:: HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up...→

Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth Warren's plan against tech mergers

Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth Warren's plan against tech mergers

In audio, leaked Tuesday, the Facebook CEO said he would take on and win a legal battle against Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plan to break up tech conglomerates. Read full article:: Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth W...→

WeWork withdraws plan to go public following CEO turmoil A week after ousting its founder as CEO, the money-losing office-sharing company yanks plan to go public updated 1M ago

WeWork withdraws plan to go public following CEO turmoil A week after ousting its founder as CEO, the money-losing office-sharing company yanks plan to go public updated 1M ago

Updated on: September 30, 2019 / 6:42 PM / CBS/AP... WeWork is the biggest tenant in New York City, and has made its name leasing, renovating and subleasing office space in cities nationwide. It was once privately valued as high as $47 billion. Since filing regulatory documents to go public o Read full article:: WeWork withdraws plan to go public follo...→

Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO asks Congress

Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO asks Congress

Metra should get more funding and stop playing second fiddle to freight operations and Amtrak, CEO Jim Derwinski told a congressional committee Tuesday. Read full article:: Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO ask...→

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry asks Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to sell WhatsApp and Instagram Read full article:: Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Privately Meet With Lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Privately Meet With Lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be in Washington Thursday to meet with lawmakers and talk about internet regulation. Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Pr...→

80,000 Kaiser workers plan 7-day strike that will affect Washington, 5 other states

The Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions announced late Monday their roughly 80,000 workers will walk off their jobs as part of a seven-day strike beginning Oct. 14 in Washington, five other states and the District of Columbia. "We believe the... Read full article:: 80,000 Kaiser workers plan 7-day strike ...→

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden’s Home

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden’s Home

Responding to a comment request from Breitbart News, a Facebook spokeswoman said the assembly location posted by Abolish ICE Denver did not contain a private residential address and therefore did not violate the platform’s policies. The add Read full article:: Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan ...→

Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to build rival digital currency

Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to build rival digital currency

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell. | Win McNamee/Getty Images... 10/15/2019 05:49 PM EDT Read full article:: Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to ...→

Washington Post: US envoy to the European Union to tell Congress Trump relayed to him ‘no quid pro quo’ text | WTOP

Washington Post: US envoy to the European Union to tell Congress Trump relayed to him ‘no quid pro quo’ text | WTOP

Sondland is expected to tell Congress this week that Trump relayed to him in a phone call the content of a text message that Sondland sent denying quid pro quo. Read full article:: Washington Post: US envoy to the Europea...→

Warren uses false ads to lash out at Facebook CEO

Warren uses false ads to lash out at Facebook CEO

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a 2020 candidate, posted a false ad on Facebook to prove the social media platform values profit over facts, according to Twitter. Read full article:: Warren uses false ads to lash out at Fac...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a major setback to the social network's plan for a worldwide digital currency. Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra d...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Payment giants Visa and Mastercard drop out of Facebook's digital currency project Libra, a potentially fatal blow to Libra Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra d...→

Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams Facebook CEO for backing Bernie's attack on wealth

Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams Facebook CEO for backing Bernie's attack on wealth

Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren had strong words for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after he expressed support for Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders' controversial statement that "there should be no billionaires." Read full article:: Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams F...→

My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb, Washington vanishes

My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb, Washington vanishes

Highlights from the ballot … Another week with little drama on the field and limited movement on the ballot: Six teams (from last week’s ballot) were idle while only one top-10 team los… Read full article:: My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb,...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Messenger Encryption Despite Child Porn Concerns | Breitbart

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Messenger Encryption Despite Child Porn Concerns | Breitbart

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently defended the company's decision to encrypt its messaging services despite concerns over child safety and the rampant spread of child porn on the platform. Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Mes...→

HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations — one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years. Read full article:: HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up...→

HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs

HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs

The plan, the latest to streamline the tech company's operations, could save $1 billion annually within three years Read full article:: HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to...→

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations - one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years. Read full article:: HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up...→

Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Americans by not fact-checking campaign ads: DNC CEO

Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Americans by not fact-checking campaign ads: DNC CEO

Facebook came under fire from a top Democratic National Committee official Tuesday for not fact-checking political advertisements paid to appear on the social networking service. Read full article:: Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Ame...→

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with... Read full article:: Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Pla...→

WeWork withdraws plan to go public following CEO turmoil A week after ousting its founder as CEO, the money-losing office-sharing company yanks plan to go public updated 1M ago

WeWork withdraws plan to go public following CEO turmoil A week after ousting its founder as CEO, the money-losing office-sharing company yanks plan to go public updated 1M ago

Updated on: September 30, 2019 / 6:42 PM / CBS/AP... WeWork is the biggest tenant in New York City, and has made its name leasing, renovating and subleasing office space in cities nationwide. It was once privately valued as high as $47 billion. Since filing regulatory documents to go public o Read full article:: WeWork withdraws plan to go public follo...→

Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress About Grounded 737 MAX

Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress About Grounded 737 MAX

Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg has agreed to testify before Congress next month on the grounded 737 MAX that was involved in two fatal crashes that killed 346 people, a U.S. House of Representatives committee and the company said on Friday. Read full article:: Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress Ab...→

Trump impeachment inquiry: Where Washington state’s members of Congress stand

Washington state's seven Democrats in the U.S. House supported an impeachment inquiry -- or outright impeachment -- prior to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Read full article:: Trump impeachment inquiry: Where Washing...→

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry asks Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to sell WhatsApp and Instagram Read full article:: Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell...→

Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push for tech oversight

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when it comes to the collection of users' personal data on their... Read full article:: Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push ...→

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senators in DC

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senators in DC

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg met with a half-dozen U.S. senators on Wednesday for dinner as the company seeks to boost its reputation in Washington. The social media giant has been under fire on a number of fronts for more than a year and faces antitrust... Read full article:: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senat...→

80,000 Kaiser workers plan 7-day strike that will affect Washington, 5 other states

The Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions announced late Monday their roughly 80,000 workers will walk off their jobs as part of a seven-day strike beginning Oct. 14 in Washington, five other states and the District of Columbia. "We believe the... Read full article:: 80,000 Kaiser workers plan 7-day strike ...→

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden's Home | Breitbart

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden's Home | Breitbart

"Abolish ICE Denver," a far-left activist outfit based in Colorado, is urging its supporters on Facebook to protest outside the personal home of the warden of a privately-owned Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) center in Aurora, Colorado. Read full article:: Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan ...→

AP Interview: Sanders details plan to 'end corporate greed'

Bernie Sanders has released a major proposal to "end corporate greed and corruption" by requiring large companies to give ownership stakes to their workers. The proposal also would ensure that... Read full article:: AP Interview: Sanders details plan to 'e...→

Here’s what’s coming this week on impeachment as Congress returns to Washington | WTOP

Here’s what’s coming this week on impeachment as Congress returns to Washington | WTOP

Lawmakers return to Capitol Hill this week with House Democrats set to accelerate their impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read full article:: Here’s what’s coming this week on impeac...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook’s Libra digital currency plan | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — Visa and Mastercard are dropping out of Facebook’s Libra project, a potentially fatal blow to the social network’s plan for a worldwide digital currency. Along with the two payment… Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook’s Libra d...→

Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra Digital Currency Plan

Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra Digital Currency Plan

Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a potentially fatal blow to the social network's plan for a worldwide digital currency. Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra D...→

Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington, D.C. to get arrested was a success

Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington, D.C. to get arrested was a success

In a video posted to YouTube, Fonda can be seen being escorted away by Capitol Hill police, hands zip-tied. Read full article:: Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington,...→

Audi CEO Schot bullish as transformation plan brings first benefits

Audi's strategy of focusing on electrification, digitalization and autonomous driving to boost profits is already showing positive results, CEO Bram Schot said in an interview with Automotive News Europe. Read full article:: Audi CEO Schot bullish as transformation...→

My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, Florida enters the top 10 and Washington vanishes

My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, Florida enters the top 10 and Washington vanishes

Highlights from the ballot … Another week with little drama on the field and limited movement on the ballot. *** Ohio State jumped three spots, to No. 3, after the dominating win over Michiga… Read full article:: My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, ...→

Facebook CEO says he won't 'further antagonize' Elizabeth Warren after threatening lawsuit

Facebook CEO says he won't 'further antagonize' Elizabeth Warren after threatening lawsuit

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg committed to treating Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., fairly on his platform despite his previously reported indication that he would sue her if she tried to break up big tech companies like his. Read full article:: Facebook CEO says he won't 'further anta...→

Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire in live Q&A

Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire in live Q&A

The company decided to air the usually private weekly Q&A session after The Verge published transcripts from an earlier town hall, in which Zuckerberg expressed concern about presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plans to break up the company. Read full article:: Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire...→

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years Read full article:: HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut ...→

Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits there's no game plan 'right now' when it comes to quarterback

Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits there's no game plan 'right now' when it comes to quarterback

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden told reporters Wednesday he has no quarterback plan “right now” ahead of the team’s game against the New England Patriots. Read full article:: Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits t...→

Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth Warren's plan against tech mergers

Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth Warren's plan against tech mergers

In audio, leaked Tuesday, the Facebook CEO said he would take on and win a legal battle against Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plan to break up tech conglomerates. Read full article:: Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth W...→

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Elizabeth Warren administration over plan to break up big tech—

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Elizabeth Warren administration over plan to break up big tech—"You go to the mat and you fight"

"What would really 'suck' is if we don't fix a corrupt system that lets giant companies like Facebook engage in illegal anticompetitive practices," Warren hit back. Read full article:: Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Eliz...→

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris touts her gun-safety plan in Seattle, cites Congress’ failure to act

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris touts her gun-safety plan in Seattle, cites Congress’ failure to act

Harris said that as president she would give Congress 100 days to act on gun safety. Otherwise, Harris told the crowd at the Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, she would take executive action. Read full article:: Presidential candidate Kamala Harris tou...→

Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO asks Congress

Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO asks Congress

Metra should get more funding and stop playing second fiddle to freight operations and Amtrak, CEO Jim Derwinski told a congressional committee Tuesday. Read full article:: Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO ask...→

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry offered a challenge Thursday to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Sell your WhatsApp and Instagram properties to prove you're serious... Read full article:: Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell...→

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks to Mend Fences in DC

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks to Mend Fences in DC

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations. Read full article:: Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks ...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Privately Meet With Lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Privately Meet With Lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be in Washington Thursday to meet with lawmakers and talk about internet regulation. Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Pr...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Washington

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Washington

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be in Washington Thursday to meet with lawmakers and talk about internet regulation Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Wa...→

Swiss say Facebook's digital currency plan will face hurdles

Facebook and its partners have asked financial authorities in Switzerland to evaluate their plan to create a new digital currency to be called Libra. Read full article:: Swiss say Facebook's digital currency pl...→

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden’s Home

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden’s Home

Responding to a comment request from Breitbart News, a Facebook spokeswoman said the assembly location posted by Abolish ICE Denver did not contain a private residential address and therefore did not violate the platform’s policies. The add Read full article:: Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan ...→

The NRA is relocating its next board meeting from Alaska to Washington, D.C., as gun control legislation gains momentum in Congress

The NRA is relocating its next board meeting from Alaska to Washington, D.C., as gun control legislation gains momentum in Congress

NRA Secretary and General Counsel John Frazer informed the organization's board and executive council of the move Tuesday evening, according to a copy of his e-mail that was obtained by Newsweek. Read full article:: The NRA is relocating its next board mee...→

Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to build rival digital currency

Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to build rival digital currency

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell. | Win McNamee/Getty Images... 10/15/2019 05:49 PM EDT Read full article:: Fear of Facebook spurs calls for Fed to ...→

AP Interview: Sanders details plan to 'end corporate greed'

Bernie Sanders has released a major proposal to "end corporate greed and corruption" by requiring large companies to give ownership stakes to their workers. The proposal also would ensure that... Read full article:: AP Interview: Sanders details plan to 'e...→

Washington Post: US envoy to the European Union to tell Congress Trump relayed to him ‘no quid pro quo’ text | WTOP

Washington Post: US envoy to the European Union to tell Congress Trump relayed to him ‘no quid pro quo’ text | WTOP

Sondland is expected to tell Congress this week that Trump relayed to him in a phone call the content of a text message that Sondland sent denying quid pro quo. Read full article:: Washington Post: US envoy to the Europea...→

Here’s what’s coming this week on impeachment as Congress returns to Washington | WTOP

Here’s what’s coming this week on impeachment as Congress returns to Washington | WTOP

Lawmakers return to Capitol Hill this week with House Democrats set to accelerate their impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read full article:: Here’s what’s coming this week on impeac...→

Warren uses false ads to lash out at Facebook CEO

Warren uses false ads to lash out at Facebook CEO

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a 2020 candidate, posted a false ad on Facebook to prove the social media platform values profit over facts, according to Twitter. Read full article:: Warren uses false ads to lash out at Fac...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook’s Libra digital currency plan | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — Visa and Mastercard are dropping out of Facebook’s Libra project, a potentially fatal blow to the social network’s plan for a worldwide digital currency. Along with the two payment… Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook’s Libra d...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a major setback to the social network's plan for a worldwide digital currency. Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra d...→

Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra Digital Currency Plan

Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra Digital Currency Plan

Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a potentially fatal blow to the social network's plan for a worldwide digital currency. Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard Shun Facebook's Libra D...→

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra digital currency plan

Payment giants Visa and Mastercard drop out of Facebook's digital currency project Libra, a potentially fatal blow to Libra Read full article:: Visa, Mastercard shun Facebook's Libra d...→

Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington, D.C. to get arrested was a success

Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington, D.C. to get arrested was a success

In a video posted to YouTube, Fonda can be seen being escorted away by Capitol Hill police, hands zip-tied. Read full article:: Jane Fonda's plan to move to Washington,...→

Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams Facebook CEO for backing Bernie's attack on wealth

Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams Facebook CEO for backing Bernie's attack on wealth

Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren had strong words for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after he expressed support for Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders' controversial statement that "there should be no billionaires." Read full article:: Liberals ‘butt out’: Tomi Lahren slams F...→

Audi CEO Schot bullish as transformation plan brings first benefits

Audi's strategy of focusing on electrification, digitalization and autonomous driving to boost profits is already showing positive results, CEO Bram Schot said in an interview with Automotive News Europe. Read full article:: Audi CEO Schot bullish as transformation...→

My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb, Washington vanishes

My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb, Washington vanishes

Highlights from the ballot … Another week with little drama on the field and limited movement on the ballot: Six teams (from last week’s ballot) were idle while only one top-10 team los… Read full article:: My AP top-25 ballot: OSU, Florida climb,...→

My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, Florida enters the top 10 and Washington vanishes

My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, Florida enters the top 10 and Washington vanishes

Highlights from the ballot … Another week with little drama on the field and limited movement on the ballot. *** Ohio State jumped three spots, to No. 3, after the dominating win over Michiga… Read full article:: My AP top-25 ballot: Ohio State climbs, ...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Messenger Encryption Despite Child Porn Concerns | Breitbart

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Messenger Encryption Despite Child Porn Concerns | Breitbart

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently defended the company's decision to encrypt its messaging services despite concerns over child safety and the rampant spread of child porn on the platform. Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Mes...→

Facebook CEO says he won't 'further antagonize' Elizabeth Warren after threatening lawsuit

Facebook CEO says he won't 'further antagonize' Elizabeth Warren after threatening lawsuit

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg committed to treating Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., fairly on his platform despite his previously reported indication that he would sue her if she tried to break up big tech companies like his. Read full article:: Facebook CEO says he won't 'further anta...→

HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up To 9,000 Jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations — one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years. Read full article:: HP Inc.’s New CEO Unveils Plan To Cut Up...→

Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire in live Q&A

Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire in live Q&A

The company decided to air the usually private weekly Q&A session after The Verge published transcripts from an earlier town hall, in which Zuckerberg expressed concern about presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plans to break up the company. Read full article:: Facebook CEO defends being a billionaire...→

HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs

HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs

The plan, the latest to streamline the tech company's operations, could save $1 billion annually within three years Read full article:: HP's new CEO unveils plan to slash up to...→

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years Read full article:: HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut ...→

HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs

HP Inc.’s new CEO has unveiled the company’s latest plan to streamline its operations - one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years. Read full article:: HP Inc.’s new CEO unveils plan to cut up...→

Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits there's no game plan 'right now' when it comes to quarterback

Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits there's no game plan 'right now' when it comes to quarterback

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden told reporters Wednesday he has no quarterback plan “right now” ahead of the team’s game against the New England Patriots. Read full article:: Washington Redskins' Jay Gruden admits t...→

Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Americans by not fact-checking campaign ads: DNC CEO

Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Americans by not fact-checking campaign ads: DNC CEO

Facebook came under fire from a top Democratic National Committee official Tuesday for not fact-checking political advertisements paid to appear on the social networking service. Read full article:: Facebook allowing Trump to ‘mislead’ Ame...→

Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth Warren's plan against tech mergers

Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth Warren's plan against tech mergers

In audio, leaked Tuesday, the Facebook CEO said he would take on and win a legal battle against Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plan to break up tech conglomerates. Read full article:: Facebook CEO says he'd fight Elizabeth W...→

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with... Read full article:: Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Pla...→

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Elizabeth Warren administration over plan to break up big tech—

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Elizabeth Warren administration over plan to break up big tech—"You go to the mat and you fight"

"What would really 'suck' is if we don't fix a corrupt system that lets giant companies like Facebook engage in illegal anticompetitive practices," Warren hit back. Read full article:: Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook would sue Eliz...→

WeWork withdraws plan to go public following CEO turmoil A week after ousting its founder as CEO, the money-losing office-sharing company yanks plan to go public updated 1M ago

WeWork withdraws plan to go public following CEO turmoil A week after ousting its founder as CEO, the money-losing office-sharing company yanks plan to go public updated 1M ago

Updated on: September 30, 2019 / 6:42 PM / CBS/AP... WeWork is the biggest tenant in New York City, and has made its name leasing, renovating and subleasing office space in cities nationwide. It was once privately valued as high as $47 billion. Since filing regulatory documents to go public o Read full article:: WeWork withdraws plan to go public follo...→

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris touts her gun-safety plan in Seattle, cites Congress’ failure to act

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris touts her gun-safety plan in Seattle, cites Congress’ failure to act

Harris said that as president she would give Congress 100 days to act on gun safety. Otherwise, Harris told the crowd at the Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, she would take executive action. Read full article:: Presidential candidate Kamala Harris tou...→

Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress About Grounded 737 MAX

Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress About Grounded 737 MAX

Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg has agreed to testify before Congress next month on the grounded 737 MAX that was involved in two fatal crashes that killed 346 people, a U.S. House of Representatives committee and the company said on Friday. Read full article:: Boeing CEO to Testify Before Congress Ab...→

Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO asks Congress

Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO asks Congress

Metra should get more funding and stop playing second fiddle to freight operations and Amtrak, CEO Jim Derwinski told a congressional committee Tuesday. Read full article:: Boost Metra's clout and funding, CEO ask...→

Trump impeachment inquiry: Where Washington state’s members of Congress stand

Washington state's seven Democrats in the U.S. House supported an impeachment inquiry -- or outright impeachment -- prior to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Read full article:: Trump impeachment inquiry: Where Washing...→

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry offered a challenge Thursday to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Sell your WhatsApp and Instagram properties to prove you're serious... Read full article:: Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell...→

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell WhatsApp, Instagram

The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry asks Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to sell WhatsApp and Instagram Read full article:: Senate tech critic to Facebook CEO: Sell...→

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks to Mend Fences in DC

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks to Mend Fences in DC

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations. Read full article:: Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Seeks ...→

Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push for tech oversight

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when it comes to the collection of users' personal data on their... Read full article:: Facebook CEO visits lawmakers amid push ...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Privately Meet With Lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Privately Meet With Lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be in Washington Thursday to meet with lawmakers and talk about internet regulation. Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg In DC To Pr...→

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senators in DC

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senators in DC

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg met with a half-dozen U.S. senators on Wednesday for dinner as the company seeks to boost its reputation in Washington. The social media giant has been under fire on a number of fronts for more than a year and faces antitrust... Read full article:: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Dines with Senat...→

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Washington

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Washington

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be in Washington Thursday to meet with lawmakers and talk about internet regulation Read full article:: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg heads to Wa...→

80,000 Kaiser workers plan 7-day strike that will affect Washington, 5 other states

The Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions announced late Monday their roughly 80,000 workers will walk off their jobs as part of a seven-day strike beginning Oct. 14 in Washington, five other states and the District of Columbia. "We believe the... Read full article:: 80,000 Kaiser workers plan 7-day strike ...→

Swiss say Facebook's digital currency plan will face hurdles

Facebook and its partners have asked financial authorities in Switzerland to evaluate their plan to create a new digital currency to be called Libra. Read full article:: Swiss say Facebook's digital currency pl...→

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden’s Home

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden’s Home

Responding to a comment request from Breitbart News, a Facebook spokeswoman said the assembly location posted by Abolish ICE Denver did not contain a private residential address and therefore did not violate the platform’s policies. The add Read full article:: Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan ...→

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden's Home | Breitbart

Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan Protest At ICE Warden's Home | Breitbart

"Abolish ICE Denver," a far-left activist outfit based in Colorado, is urging its supporters on Facebook to protest outside the personal home of the warden of a privately-owned Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) center in Aurora, Colorado. Read full article:: Far-left Activists Use Facebook to Plan ...→

The NRA is relocating its next board meeting from Alaska to Washington, D.C., as gun control legislation gains momentum in Congress

The NRA is relocating its next board meeting from Alaska to Washington, D.C., as gun control legislation gains momentum in Congress

NRA Secretary and General Counsel John Frazer informed the organization's board and executive council of the move Tuesday evening, according to a copy of his e-mail that was obtained by Newsweek. Read full article:: The NRA is relocating its next board mee...→