New York sues Juul, says e-cigarette giant ‘took a page from Big Tobacco’s playbook’

New York state is suing e-cigarette giant Juul, accusing the company of targeting teens, downplaying the presence of nicotine and hooking a generation on e-cigarettes, Attorney General Letitia James announced Tuesday. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Jay-Z Reportedly Pressured NFL Commissioner to Hold Workout for Kaepernick Because His Reputation Took a ‘Bullet’ After Announcing Roc Nation Partnership [Video]

The NFL is hosting a workout for Colin Kaepernick on Saturday where 24 teams are expected to attend. According to reports, Jay-Z urged NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to make it happen after he received tons of backlash for making a … Read more…

Giuliani, through his lawyer, says no private meeting took place and that Parnas, his associate, has “delusions of grandeur.”

Among the many guests who had their pictures taken with President Donald Trump at the White House’s annual Hanukkah party last year were two Soviet-born businessmen from Florida, Lev  Parnas and Igor  Fruman.  CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Facebook reports it took action against tens of millions of posts for breaking rules on hate speech, harassment and child exploitation

Facebook took action against tens of millions of posts, photos and videos over the past six months for violating its rules that prohibit hate speech, harassment and child sexual exploitation, illustrating the vast scale of the tech giant’s task in … Read more…

Rouhani downplays chance of Trump UN meeting, says president took trust away from relationship, in Fox News interview

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani all but closed the door on potentially meeting with President Trump this week, and blamed the commander-in-chief for damaging relations between the two countries. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

The Facebook page ‘Vets for Trump’ was hijacked by a North Macedonian businessman. It took months for the owners to get it back.

The takeover of Vets for Trump underscores how money, politics and online misinformation remain deeply and often invisibly entangled ahead of the 2020 presidential election, despite years of promises by government officials and technology companies to combat such problems. Technology … Read more…

The Trump administration is forcing this health start-up that took Chinese money into a fire sale

PatientsLikeMe sold a majority stake to Chinese company iCarbonX in 2017. The deal is backfiring now that Trump is clamping down on China, as CFIUS forces the Chinese firm to divest its majority stake. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Maroon 5’s Adam Levine Says He Expected Controversy Over Super Bowl Halftime Show, But Took the Gig Anyway

Adam Levine has addressed controversy over Maroon 5 playing at the Super Bowl halftime show, saying, “No one thought about it more than I did.” Ahead of the Super Bowl on Sunday, Levine spoke with CBS’ Entertainment Tonight about criticism … Read more…