President Trump explains the impact of his new executive orders: “This is such a privilege for me to sign. It’s the beginning of a whole new way of life that this country hasn’t seen in really many, many years. I want to thank you and I want to god bless America.”
That's just one side effect of the dozens of lawsuits the president is dragging along to the White House.
Kushner is arguably the president’s closest adviser. Thus far, in the scandal-plagued, chaotic presidency of Donald Trump, the chief executive’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has enjoyed a kind of unsinkable “privileged status.” According to Politico, however, resentment is growing against Kushner in an already factionalized and strife-torn White House. Show More Summary
Thus far, in the scandal-plagued, chaotic presidency of Donald Trump, the chief executive’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has enjoyed a kind of unsinkable “privileged status.” According to Politico, however, resentment is growing against Kushner in an already factionalized and...
Fox News' Shep Smith confirmed the Washington Post story today that the WH denied, telling viewers "Fox News confirms the Justice Department sent a warning to the former acting Attorney General, Sally Yates that she could not discuss...Show More Summary
Claiming executive privilege
The Justice Department invoked executive powers in a lawsuit filed by former detainees against two psychologists who helped run the agency’s interrogation program.
Live updates: Revised ban puts restrictions on 6 Muslim-majority countries, excludes Iraq March 6, 2017, 1:12 p.m. President Trump signed an executive order Monday ordering new travel restrictions for residents of six Muslim-majority countries as well as a temporary ban on refugees from around...
The president of the American Farm Bureau Federation had the privilege of being with the President of the United States Tuesday as he signed an executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to formally reconsider the controversial Waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule under the Clean Water Act. Show More Summary
A newly found Linux kernel security vulnerability dates back to 2005 and could potentially be exploited for kernel code execution and local privilege escalation. The flaw affects a number of distributions including Red Hat, Debian, OpenSUSE, SUSE and Ubuntu. Here's how to patch this flaw on your Linux systems. More »
Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, says that conversations Flynn had with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak are not covered by executive privilege and there’s more to come, Politico reports: Rep. Adam Schiff (D-C… Read The post Top Dem on House Intel Committee Says More Info Coming on Flynn appeared first on Towleroad.
The Trump administration’s executive order on immigration has affected many in tech, and our site is no exception. Our team is privileged to work with bright and talented individuals from all over the world, and we were recently saddened to learn one of our writers, Raya Bidshahri, is among those whose future has been made […]
It is my great privilege to partner with the two organizations described in the guest post by Rebecca Davis, Executive Director of MindLeaps. It's laughable to think that street kids--the hasslers and hustlers that plague many people's...Show More Summary
Sally Boynton Brown delivered what appears to be an indictment of “privileged” white Democrats at a Democratic National Committee (DNC) candidate forum in Washington, D.C. on Monday. The executive director of Idaho’s Democratic Party,...Show More Summary
Former U.S. drug executive Martin Shkreli, dubbed the "pharma bro" and vilified for raising the price of a lifesaving drug by 5,000 percent, was suspended by Twitter on Sunday for harassing a female journalist.
SUNDAY LIFE reports SDLP and People Before Profit walkout from Standards and Privileges Committee in early December over DUP and Sinn Fein voting down referral of Finance Committee members dealings with Jamie Bryson to Assembly Commissioner for Standards, Douglas Bain.
Andy Puzder, the chief executive of the company that owns the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's chains, is one of the nation’s most effective spokesmen for the rights and privileges of fast-food franchisers. But as a spokesman for the rights of workers, especially the low-wage workers employed in his chains,...
A top executive at ABC is retiring after a 27-year career at the network. Announcing her retirement today was Geri Wang, president of ABC Sales. Wang will retire in March 2017. “It has been an honor and a privilege to...
Only a few weeks into her term as prime minister, Theresa May boldly pledged to “reform capitalism, so that it works for everyone—not just the privileged few.” It was a brave rallying cry—one that was met by equal concern from partsShow More Summary
Recently we caught a malicious sample that exploits a PDF vulnerability–CVE-2013-3346, we believe–and executes after a use-after-free condition occurs. During our analysis we noticed that this PDF sample also exploits a zero-day local Windows vulnerability–CVE-2013-5065–to escalate privilege. Show More Summary