Washington

Reporters at the Toledo Blade are boycotting bylines after they say management manipulated coverage of Capitol riots 'to alter the reality of what occurred'

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Supporters of President Donald Trump take over balconies and inauguration scaffolding at the United States Capitol on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Matt McClain/The Washington
Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty
Reporters at the Toledo Blade are on a byline strike after management "manipulated wording in headlines, stories, and photo captions" in coverage of Capitol riots Wednesday.
Reporters also noted a Facebook comment from the publisher's wife calling Vice President-elect Kamala Harris a "wh--."
"Your community is not on your side," one reporter said of...
Read more ...

 

White House releases statement mourning the Capitol police officer killed during riot incited by Trump

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Several Capitol Police officers were injured by the pro-Trump mob during Wednesday's siege, and one has since died.
Mostafa Bassim/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
The White House released a statement Friday on the death of a Capitol Police officer who was severely injured during the Wednesday siege on Congress.
Officer Brian Sicknick collapsed upon returning to his division office from the riot, where he sustained an ultimately fatal injury from being bashed in the head with a fire extinguisher.
"Anytime a member of law enforcement dies in the line of duty it is a solemn reminder to us all...
Read more ...

 

Trump announces he will not attend Biden's inauguration on January 20

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

US President Donald Trump shakes hand with Vice President Mike Pence as former President Barack Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden look on Trump's inauguration ceremonies at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2017.
Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP via Getty Images
President Donald Trump is skipping President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
"To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th," he said in a tweet on Friday.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
President Donald Trump will not be attending...
Read more ...

 

Mitch McConnell reportedly never wants to speak to Trump again after the Capitol riots

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

McConnell and Trump.
JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell never wants to speak to President Donald Trump again after Trump incited a violent insurrection at the US Capitol that resulted in five deaths, The Washington Post reported.
The Kentucky Republican has reportedly been estranged from Trump in recent weeks, and he gave a fiery speech on the Senate floor this week rejecting the president's continued claims of voter and election fraud.
McConnell made the speech as Congress was gearing up to count the electoral votes in the 2020 election and finalize Joe...
Read more ...

 

Trump tweets that his supporters 'will not be disrespected or treated unfairly in any way' after many of them attempted a violent coup at the Capitol

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images
President Donald Trump was back on Twitter Friday morning.
After giving scripted remarks Thursday night condemning the capitol siege and calling for a peaceful transfer of power, the president defended his supporters on Friday.
"The 75,000,000 great American Patriots who voted for me, AMERICA FIRST, and MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN, will have a GIANT VOICE long into the future," the president tweeted.
"They will not be disrespected or treated unfairly in any way, shape or form!!!"
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
Following his...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Washington      Places      Place      Business      Media      Newspaper      Union      Boycott      Trump      Capitol riots      Family      Politics      Donald Trump      Capitol Siege      White House      News      Joe Biden      Inauguration      Mitch McConnell      2020 election      Twitter  


Jetcraft welcomes Todd Spandler as the new Sales Director

Jetcraft welcomes Todd Spandler as the new Sales Director

Jetcraft, one of the world leaders in business jet sales and acquisitions, strengthens its American presence by appointment Todd Spangler as Sales Director for Florida, Central... Read more ...

WTM Latin America announces a new director for the event

WTM Latin America announces a new director for the event

As of January 15 the Latin American event in WTM's portfolio will have a new director, with Simon Mayle having been chosen to take up the position. Given the new challenges the... Read more ...

Sunday's Best Deals: Compustar 2-Way Remote Start System, USB C Fast...

Sunday's Best Deals: Compustar 2-Way Remote Start System, USB C Fast Chargers, Trunk Organizer & Cooler Combos, Office Rolling Chair, Skincare Tools & Products, Infrared Thermometer, and More

Jump to: Tech | Gaming | Home | Lifestyle | Media Read more ...

Lemon Tree Hotels launches its second property in South Indian city, Vijayawada

Lemon Tree Hotels launches its second property in South Indian city, Vijayawada

Lemon Tree Hotels Limited, through its management subsidiary Carnation Hotels Pvt. Ltd., announced the opening of Lemon Tree Premier, Vijayawada. This is the second property of... Read more ...

China reports new cases of COVID-19

China reports new cases of COVID-19

China on Sunday reported 109 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, two-thirds of them in a northern province that abuts Beijing, and no deaths. There were 72 new cases in Hebei... Read more ...

Discover a flexible, authentic, affordable way to travel cross-country

Discover a flexible, authentic, affordable way to travel cross-country

Stephen and Craig's HomeExchange adventures have taken them halfway across the country, to a new remote work location, and to one of their favorite destinations- all while... Read more ...

Gray Malin Captures Antarctica's Changing Landscape

Gray Malin Captures Antarctica's Changing Landscape

Known for his collections of remote locations, Gray Malin is a Los Angeles-based fine-art photographer with a passion for travel, adventure and interior design. His artwork... Read more ...

Pioneer's New Headunit Could Bring Modern Tech To Old Cars

Pioneer's New Headunit Could Bring Modern Tech To Old Cars

Pioneer's virtual CES 2021 presentation included a new head unit, the DMH-WC5700NEX , that could be the key to updating my older dashboard with today's tech. It's so... Read more ...

The Best Amazon Deals of the Day

The Best Amazon Deals of the Day

Top Pick: Cyberpunk 2077 | $30 | Amazon Read more ...

Kia Teases 7 Future EVs And They Already Look Like Winners

Kia Teases 7 Future EVs And They Already Look Like Winners

Kia released teaser images of seven new electric vehicles planned for production in coming years, starting with a sleek crossover coupe that's said to be capable of 300 miles... Read more ...