Contracts between police and city authorities, leaked after hackers breached the website of the country’s biggest law enforcement union, contain guarantees that disciplinary records and complaints made against officers are kept secret or even destroyed.
It’s make or break for the internet as we know it. Unless Congress acts this summer, the Obama administration will end U.S. protection of the internet, handing authoritarian regimes the power they have long sought to censor the web globally, including in the U.S.
The banks behind politicians in the western world “have allowed the poor to rot,” and now the elites in those countries, especially the US, are facing a revolt, journalist and author Tariq Ali told RT America’s Chris Hedges in an exclusive interview.
Westlaw News | Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 6:35pm EDT Bank of America must turn over communications it had with Countrywide Financial Corp before the companies’ merger, New York’s highest court has ruled, rejecting arguments that the documents were privileged.
Key Takeaways The deal resolves all claims in litigation that began with Move and its co-plaintiff, the National Association of Realtors, filing a lawsuit against Zillow and Zillow executive Errol Samuelson in March 2014 for misappropriation of trade secrets. Luxury Connect Meet the Luxury Leaders | October 19-20 | Beverly Hills Archrivals Zillow and realtor.com operator Move Inc.
Questions are being posed asking whether Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the mainstream media were in collusion or if reporters simply jumped the gun by declaring her the presumptive Democratic nominee the day before six states held primary elections.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York’s highest court ruled Thursday that Bank of America must disclose to an insurer communications it had with Countrywide Financial six months before the bank bought the mortgage lending company in 2008. The insurer, Ambac Assurance Corp., claims in a lawsuit that Countrywide illegally misrepresented its mortgage-backed securities.
Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, has criticised CNN’s “biased” US election coverage, accusing the network of “journalistic malpractice” for counting superdelegates in their official tally before the Democratic Party’s convention. During an on-air interview Sunday, Uygur slammed CNN and other MSM for racing to announce Hillary Clinton as the presumptive winner of the Democratic nomination Tuesday night, weeks before superdelegates have actually cast their vote.
Gary W. Ampulski, PhD Managing Partner of Midwest Genesis (This is the first in a series of articles on how owners can identify and close the value gaps that exist in the sale of their businesses BEFORE entering into the actual sale process.
The FBI hopes to amend surveillance laws as early as this year, giving the agency explicit authority to access a personal Internet browser history by simply issuing an administrative “national security letter,” the Washington Post reports.
Alert! California poll workers have been told to give all independent voters “provisional” ballots if they want to vote in Democratic Party. That’s illegal – and will insure that Sanders voters’ ballots end up in the garbage, uncounted. A special bulletin for California voters.
In countless cases against banks and other lenders over the last few years, investors and federal regulators have made basically the same argument: that lenders committed fraud by hiding the flaws of risky mortgage loans and passing them off to investors and the government as safe, solid ones.
In a scathing attack on the lack of regulations in the debt-collection industry, HBO comedy host John Oliver announced that a debt collection agency formed by his show would forgive $15 million in medical debts held by about 9,000 people.
The Obama administration’s drone strike policies around the world have “blown accountability and oversight and checks and balances up in smoke,” a US Army chaplain who left the military in April told RT in an interview.
An appellate court has ruled that the New York Police Department can use the powers of a Cold War-era federal law to “neither confirm nor deny” whether investigative surveillance records exist on two Muslim American men.
A Somali detainee at Guantánamo Bay has accused guards at the high-security Camp 7 of using “mental torture” against inmates. He testified as a witness in a case against inhumane treatment at the US facility in Cuba, backing up claims by another inmate.
Imagine inheriting thousands of dollars only to be told you can’t touch that money. That’s happening right now to a woman in Detroit. Her entire account is frozen and now she’s worried she won’t be able to pay her bills.
Mindfulness is about paying attention to the present moment in a non-judgemental way. The practitioner learns to avoid dwelling on the past or worrying about the future. This can be difficult, especially for people suffering from anxiety and depression, but, if achieved, it can bring lasting relief.