Media

Media events canceled in China for NBA preseason game

Oct 10, 2019

Lakers and Nets play in Shanghai, but with no interview sessions permitted as part of rift between NBA and China

Senators warn of foreign social media meddling in US vote

Oct 8, 2019

Senate intel committee urges Trump administration to reinforce danger of foreign interference in US elections

Rwanda deports US pastor whose radio station had been banned

Oct 8, 2019

Rwanda deports US pastor whose radio station had been banned after women were called 'evil'

Facebook to settle advertiser lawsuit for $40 million

Oct 8, 2019

Facebook has agreed to pay $40 million to advertisers who said it inflated the amount of time its users watched videos

Iranian authorities arrest 'corpse bride' Instagram star

Oct 7, 2019

A semi-official news agency in Iran is reporting that a woman known for posting images of herself online trying to look like a lead character from Tim Burton's "The Corpse Bride" has been arrested

Rockets' general manager's Hong Kong comments anger China

Oct 6, 2019

China's official basketball association says it will suspend cooperation and exchanges with the Houston Rockets following a tweet by the team's general manager in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong

Nicaragua says seized TV station won't be returned to owners

Oct 5, 2019

The Nicaraguan government says a private TV station seized by police in December will not be returned to its owners

Mother: Daughter treated like 'animal' in Minnesota arrest

Oct 4, 2019

The mother of a 13-year-old girl whose arrest by St. Paul, Minnesota, police sparked an angry backlash on social media says officers were overly aggressive in handling her daughter who has a mental illness

Coast Guard lieutenant expected to plead guilty in gun case

Oct 2, 2019

A Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling weapons and drafting a hit list of prominent Democrats and TV journalists is expected to plead guilty in a case charging him with gun and drug offenses

Bosnian journalists protest office attack, demand protection

Sep 30, 2019

Dozens of journalists on Monday marched in Bosnia's capital of Sarajevo after thugs forced a radio station to remove a story from its website

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