Elon Musk: Twitter is less safe due to new owner’s management style says Yoel Roth, former top official

Washington CNN Business  —  Twitter owner Elon Musk’s dictatorial management style risks driving the company headlong into unforced business blunders, content moderation disasters and the degradation of core platform features that help keep vulnerable users safe, according to a former top Twitter official who led the company’s content moderation before abruptly resigning this month. The … Read more

China vows to ‘resolutely crack down’ as protests continue

China threatened to “resolutely crack down” on “hostile forces” as historic protests continued overnight — including wild street battles with riot cops clad in hazmat suits. Communist Party leaders gave the ominous warning without directly mentioning the countrywide rallies, the largest show of dissent in the 33 years since protests in Tiananmen Square ended in … Read more

Twitter is less safe due to Elon Musk’s management style, says former top official

CNN Business  —  Twitter owner Elon Musk’s dictatorial management style risks driving the company headlong into unforced business blunders, content moderation disasters and the degradation of core platform features that help keep vulnerable users safe, according to a former top Twitter official who led the company’s content moderation before abruptly resigning this month. The social … Read more

Tony Ornato, former White House deputy chief of staff, meeting with the House January 6 committee

CNN  —  The House select committee investigating the Capitol riot is interviewing former White House deputy chief of staff Tony Ornato on Tuesday, a potentially key witness whose testimony could shed new light on former President Donald Trump’s movements leading up to and on January 6, 2021, according to two sources familiar with the panel’s … Read more

Pence says Trump was ‘wrong’ for dinner with Holocaust denier

CNN  —  Former Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that Donald Trump was “wrong” to recently have dinner with White nationalist and Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes and rapper Kanye West at his Florida resort and that the former president should apologize for it. “President Trump was wrong to give a White nationalist, an antisemite and … Read more

Elon Musk claims Apple has ‘threatened to withhold’ Twitter from its app store

New York CNN Business  —  Elon Musk on Monday claimed that Apple has “threatened” to pull Twitter from its iOS app store, a move that could be devastating to the company Musk just acquired for $44 billion. “Apple (AAPL) has also threatened to withhold Twitter from its App Store, but won’t tell us why,” Musk … Read more

Kellyanne Conway meets with January 6 committee

CNN  —  Kellyanne Conway, who served in the White House as a senior adviser to then-President Donald Trump, met with the House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, insurrection in person for roughly five hours on Monday, according to a source familiar with the meeting. The committee has not publicly subpoenaed Conway, and Conway … Read more

Brussels: Morocco’s World Cup win against Belgium triggers riots

CNN  —  Belgian police detained dozens of people on Sunday after Morocco’s 2-0 World Cup win over Belgium at the World Cup triggered riots in Brussels. In a statement to CNN, Brussels police said: “At around 3:22 pm, dozens of masked persons sought a confrontation with the security services, jeopardizing public safety.” According to Reuters, … Read more

Morocco's 2-0 win over Belgium triggers riots in Brussels, dozen people detained | English News – WION

Morocco’s 2-0 win over Belgium triggers riots in Brussels, dozen people detained | English News  WION Riots In Belgium LIVE | After Morocco Beat Belgium At FIFA, Massive Riots Break Out Among Fans  MIRROR NOW World Cup 2022: Riots break out in Belgium after shocking loss to Morocco  Yahoo Sports De Bruyne the biggest culprit as ‘too old’ … Read more

Riots in Belgium, Netherlands after Morocco win at World Cup

BRUSSELS (AP) — Riots broke out in several Belgian and Dutch cities after Morocco’s 2-0 upset win over Belgium at the World Cup Sunday. Police detained about a dozen people after they deployed water cannons and fire tear gas to disperse crowds in Brussels. Dozens of rioters overturned and torched cars, set electric scooters on … Read more