Journalism Traders – 30 Bankrupt McClatchy Newspapers reemerges as JCK Legacy Co.

News Strong - Sacramento, CA: McClatchy Company founded in 1857, which operated 30 daily newspapers in fourteen states and had an average weekday circulation of million readers and Sunday circulation of million has reemerged from bankruptcy as JCK Legacy Company (OTC - MNIQQ). Chatham Asset Management won the bankruptcy auction which included the Miami Herald, the Sacramento Bee, the Charlotte Observer and the remains of McClatchy's 2006 purchase of Knight Ridder, an American media company running 32 daily newspaper brands.
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Viacom CBS mourns the passing of Sumner M. Redstone

News Strong - New York, NY: ViacomCBS Staff reports ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) mourns the passing of Sumner M. Redstone, its Chairman Emeritus, and Chairman and CEO of National Amusements, the controlling shareholder of ViacomCBS. Bob Bakish, President and CEO of ViacomCBS, said: “Sumner Redstone was a brilliant visionary, operator and dealmaker, who single-handedly transformed a family-owned drive-in theater company into a global media portfolio. He was a force of nature and fierce competitor, who leaves behind a profound legacy in both business and philanthropy. ViacomCBS will remember Sumner for his unparalleled passion to win, his endless intellectual curiosity,…
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Trump calls on Syria to return kidnapped journalist Austin Tice

US Strong news - Washington, DC: The White House reports Today marks the eighth anniversary of the kidnapping of United States citizen Austin Tice, a journalist and veteran officer of the United States Marine ; Earlier this year, I asked the government of Syria to work with us to find and return ; I am again calling on Syria to help us bring him home. The United States, alongside partners in the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, successfully destroyed ISIS’ physical caliphate, and remains committed to mitigating the suffering of the Syrian people as the Syrian conflict enters its tenth…
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Stock Watch – Pandemic Lockdowns Proving to Be a Windfall for Social Media Stocks As New Users Skyrocket

News Strong - PALM BEACH,  Fla., Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the losses many companies and industries have experienced during the current global pandemic, there are winners out there and one of the best is the global digital landscape and the social networking apps market. The growth in social media use is partly due to multi-networking which is a response to the widening choice of platform. A social networking/messenger site is an online platform which people use to build social networks or social relationship with other people who share similar personal or career interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life connections. Social media users are…
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The Threat Posed by WeChat

News Strong - Washington, DC: The White House reports Executive Order on Addressing the Threat Posed by WeChat. By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50  1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50  1601 et seq.), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, I, DONALD J. TRUMP, President of the United States of America, find that additional steps must be taken to deal with the national emergency with respect to the information and communications technology and services supply chain declared in Executive Order 13873 of…
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Presidential Executive Order on Addressing the Threat Posed by TikTok

Washington, DC: The White House reports By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50  1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50  1601 et seq.), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, I, DONALD J. TRUMP, President of the United States of America, find that additional steps must be taken to deal with the national emergency with respect to the information and communications technology and services supply chain declared in Executive Order 13873 of May 15, 2019 (Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services Supply…
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NJ Attorney General Grewal Leads 20 State Letter Calling on Facebook to Take Stronger Steps to Prevent Use of Its Platforms to Spread Hate and Disinformation

News Strong - Trenton, NJ: NJ Office of the Attorney General reports Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today led a group of 20 Attorneys General from across the nation in calling on Facebook to take additional steps to prevent the popular social media website from being used to spread hate and disinformation. The group also urged Facebook to provide stronger support for users who fall victim to online intimidation and harassment on its platforms. Co-led by District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine and Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul, the letter to Facebook Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg…
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Universities and School Systems Conducting Propaganda or Acts Against Public Policy Jeopardize Tax Exempt Status

US Strong news – Washington, DC: President Donald Trump reports on Twitter Too many Universities and School Systems are about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education. Therefore, I am telling the Treasury Department to re-examine their Tax-Exempt Status… … and/or Funding, which will be taken away if this Propaganda or Act Against Public Policy continues. Our children must be Educated, not Indoctrinated! President Donald J. Trump talks to members of the press on the South Lawn of the White House Friday, July 10, 2020, prior to boarding Marine One to begin his trip to Florida. (Official White House Photo by Joyce…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19

News Strong - Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization reports WHO today accepted the recommendation from the Solidarity Trial’s International Steering Committee to discontinue the trial’s hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir arms. The Solidarity Trial was established by WHO to find an effective COVID-19 treatment for hospitalized patients. The International Steering Committee formulated the recommendation in light of the evidence for hydroxychloroquine vs standard-of-care and for lopinavir/ritonavir vs standard-of-care from the Solidarity trial interim results, and from a review of the evidence from all trials presented at the 1-2 July WHO Summit on COVID-19 research and ; These interim trial results show that…
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Censorship – Communication Platform Faces Lose of Major Advertisers Seeking Content Control

New Strong - US: Facebook Inc reports Banning a Violent Network in the US SummaryToday we are designating a violent US-based anti-government network as a dangerous organization and banning it from our platform. This network uses the term boogaloo but is distinct from the broader and loosely-affiliated boogaloo movement because it actively seeks to commit violence. For months, we have removed boogaloo content when there is a clear connection to violence or a credible threat to public safety, and today’s designation will mean we remove more content going forward, including Facebook Groups and Pages. This is the latest step in…
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