Amid the Capitol riots, Facebook faced its own uprising

Amid the Capitol riots, Facebook faced its own uprising

WASHINGTON (AP) – As Donald Trump supporters looted the US Capitol on January 6, attacking police and forcing judges to hide, an uprising was taking place within the world’s largest news company. Thousands of miles away, in California, Facebook engineers rushed to fix internal controls that slowed the spread of incorrect information and stimulated internal … Read more

Hedge fund sells stake in Trump SPAC firm DWAC after merger news

At least one hedge fund has its stake in SPAC Digital World Acquisition Corp. sold after the company announced plans to merge with former President Donald Trump’s planned social media company. Lighthouse Investment Partners, one of at least nine hedge funds that hold shares in Digital World Acquisition, abandoned its holdings in this particular acquisition … Read more

Anthony Scaramucci hopes Trump SPAC will continue to rise so that former president can stop running in 2024

Anthony Scaramucci hopes Trump SPAC will continue to rise so that former president can stop running in 2024

Hedge fund founder Anthony Scaramucci, who served briefly in the Trump administration, told CNBC on Friday that he wants SPAC affiliated with former President Donald Trump to succeed because it could stop him from contesting the 2024 election. Scaramucci’s comments on the “Squawk Box” came as part of a significant search for Digital World Acquisition … Read more

Snap, Intel, Zoom Video, Boston Beer, and more

Check out the companies that make the headlines before the doorbell rings: Snap – The Snapchat parent’s shares plunged 19.5% in the premarket after the company warned of a slowdown in growth due to recent changes to Apple’s iOS privacy rules. These rules make it difficult to gather information from users and target ads. Snap … Read more

Main investor saves himself after learning that he is in the new Trump company: “No close call”

Donald Trump’s social media company got a message to some of his investors – and at least one withdrew when he learned his money was now tied to the former president. “Many investors struggle with tough questions about how to incorporate their values ‚Äč‚Äčinto their jobs,” hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein told the New York … Read more

Harris campaigns in Virginia, calling governor ‘strong’ race – WKRC TV Cincinnati

Harris campaigns in Virginia, calling governor 'strong' race - WKRC TV Cincinnati

Harris campaigns in Virginia, calling the governor’s race ‘strong’WKRC TV Cincinnati Biden attack with Terry McAuliffe in a throw-up election for VirginiaFox News Rep. Don Beyer beware of Virginia resume course and join Texas on abortion conditionsALXnow There is much to be gained by the Republicans in this case by the governor of VirginiaCNN James … Read more

What to know about Terry McAuliffe vs Glenn Youngkin

What to know about Terry McAuliffe vs Glenn Youngkin

Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (L) (D-VA) and Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin (R) particpate in a debate hosted by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce September 28, 2021 in Alexandria, Virginia. Win McNamee | Getty Images Without any other hotly contested big races this fall, all eyes are on Virginia as Democrats try to … Read more

Ex-President Donald Trump announced on social media site | Social News News

Ex-President Donald Trump announced on social media site |  Social News News

The opening of the platform, called TRUE SOCIETY, comes months after Mr. Trump was banned from many social media sites. Former United States President Donald Trump has announced the reopening of a new coalition after nine months of deportation for his role in calming the US Capitol in the wake of last year’s election defeat. … Read more

Trump announces social media plan, SPAC design

Trump announces social media plan, SPAC design

Former President Donald Trump addresses supporters during a rally at the Iowa State Fairgrounds on October 09, 2021 in Des Moines, Iowa. Scott Olson | Getty Pictures Former President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will be opening his own radio station, including a social media platform called “TRUE SOCIETY,” in order to “stand on … Read more

Virginia State Police are investigating the death of the McAuliffe threat

Virginia State Police are investigating the death of the McAuliffe threat

Virginia State police confirmed Wednesday that they are investigating Tuesday’s death threat against a deputy governor and former governor Terry McAuliffe (D). “The Virginia State Police have received this threat and forwarded it to our Behavioral Threat Assessment and Management Team, as well as any other threatening / intimidating email received by a candidate to … Read more