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FCC security manhandles a Washington reporter trying to ask a question

Journalist arrested after questioning Secretary Price Another journalist has been manhandled by security while trying to ask a public official questions. Now the National Press Club is worried about a trend, and has called on reporters to speak up if they’re mistreated. On Thursday, veteran Washington reporter John Donnelly was pinned against a wall by two security guards at the Federal Communications Commission headquarters when he approached FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly to ask a question after a press conference. This is at least the second time a reporter has been ...

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Bryce Harper overrated? That's a clown question, bro!

7:30 AM ET WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — If spring training is any indication, Bryce Harper is back. Consider an at-bat he had last week against the Mets. In the bottom of the fifth at Washington’s brand-new digs in West Palm Beach, Harper strode to the plate to face Robert Gsellman. An inning earlier, the foreboding Florida skies that had been threatening all day finally opened up, sending thousands of fans scurrying from their seats and up to the concourse in search of shelter. When Harper dug into the box ...

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Trump refuses to answer reporter's question on Russia

During Tuesday’s press conference, President-Elect Donald Trump refused to answer a CNN reporter’s question, declaring the organisation “terrible” and “fake news”. Yesterday, CNN reported that intelligence agencies briefed Mr Trump and President Obama on allegations that Russian operatives had gathered “compromising personal and financial information” against Mr Trump, Shortly thereafter, Buzzfeed published the unverified allegations. Let’s block ads! (Why?) BBC News – Home

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Rick Answers a Multi-Season-Long Question and Other Walking Dead Developments [SPOILERS]

This season of The Walking Dead has spread the focus between different members of the cast; however, the fourth episode returns to Alexandria, under the rule of the leader of The Saviors, Negan. The biggest moment of the episode came out of nowhere when Rick revealed to Michonne something huge from his past. How do the members of the Alexandria cope with Negan demanding everything they have? He’s the man who killed two of their own, and now, he wants more. We’re taking a look at the biggest developments from ...

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Oxford scientists call into question the idea that the universe’s expansion is accelerating

Type Ia supernovae are affectionately called “standard candles” in astronomy. They’re blessedly predictable, so we use them to measure distances. The 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics went to three astronomers who used standard candles to reach the same conclusion based on the same data: namely, that the universe is expanding at an ever-accelerating rate. But a team of cosmologists from Oxford have done a new analysis using an expanded library of supernovae, and their results cast doubt on the Nobel-winning conclusions. When the Oxford team did their own analysis of ...

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Wikileaks mystery: How did town hall question get to Clinton campaign?

Interim chair of the Democratic National Committee Donna Brazile delivers remarks on the second day of the Democratic National Convention. How did the text of a CNN-TV One town hall question about the death penalty end up in the hands of the Clinton campaign ahead of time? In a hacked email published by Wikileaks, Democratic National Committee official Donna Brazile appeared to tell Clinton campaign communications director Jennifer Palmieri that “from time to time I get the questions in advance.” The March 12 email foreshadowed a question asked by TV ...

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This job interview question was just banned in Massachusetts

IMF Chief Christine Lagarde ‘frustrated’ by gender pay gap Job seekers in Massachusetts will no longer have to divulge their salary history to prospective employers during an interview. A recently-passed pay equity law requires Commonwealth employers to pay men and women equally for comparable work. It also prohibits them from asking candidates about their salary history as part of the screening process or during an interview. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

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David Cameron EU Question Time: PM attacks 'untrue' Leave claims

David Cameron has urged people not to vote in the EU referendum on the basis of what he said were “completely untrue” claims from the Leave campaign. The PM dismissed warnings over an EU army, the prospects of Turkey joining and the cost of the UK’s membership. In a special edition of Question Time, he said the UK would be “a quitter” if it voted to leave. Vote Leave said the PM “just doesn’t have the answers” and that people “do not believe him any more on the EU”. The ...

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