The Wall Street Journal: Anxiety rises in Venezuela as Maduro further devalues currency

The Wall Street Journal: Anxiety rises in Venezuela as Maduro further devalues currency
CARACAS, Venezuela — The exodus of Venezuelans gained pace as the government’s plans to address the collapsing economy fueled anxiety, while tensions grew in neighboring countries that have strained to absorb refugees. Over the weekend, Venezuela’s battered business sector warned that President Nicolás Maduro’s plans — including a leap in the minimum wage, new taxes and a currency devaluation —... Read More

Dorsey says Twitter isn’t the arbiter of truth, doesn’t ban users for their views

Dorsey says Twitter isn’t the arbiter of truth, doesn’t ban users for their views
Twiter Inc. is working to clean up its sometimes toxic atmosphere, Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said Sunday, although he did not commit to a timetable or specific policy changes. Speaking to CNN’s Brian Stelter in an interview that aired Sunday, Dorsey said Twitter TWTR, -0.30%   does not ban users for their political viewpoints, only for violations of the service’s... Read More

Here’s why the FBI didn’t let an alleged hacker use cryptocurrency to pay his bail

Here’s why the FBI didn’t let an alleged hacker use cryptocurrency to pay his bail
After being arrested by federal agents for allegedly hacking videogame giant Electronic Arts Inc.’s systems, Martin Marsich tried to post a $750,000 bond with cryptocurrency. That’s when Marsich, federal authorities and the court ran into problems that show how difficult it can be to use digital currency in the real world, even as it becomes more prevalent online. In this... Read More

The Wall Street Journal: Trump compares Russia probe to McCarthyism, says McGahn is no ‘RAT’

The Wall Street Journal: Trump compares Russia probe to McCarthyism, says McGahn is no ‘RAT’
President Donald Trump lashed out again at special counsel Robert Mueller on Sunday, comparing his investigation of Russian interference in U.S. elections to McCarthyism of the 1950s and denying that his own lawyer’s extensive cooperation with the probe invited comparisons to the Watergate scandal. In a series of messages on Twitter, Trump responded to news reports that White House counsel... Read More

The New York Post: ‘Truth isn’t truth,’ Rudy Giuliani claims

The New York Post: ‘Truth isn’t truth,’ Rudy Giuliani claims
Rudy Giuliani declared “truth isn’t truth” on Sunday while expressing his concerns over having President Donald Trump sit down for an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller as part of the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Giuliani, who’s representing Trump in the investigation, said the president’s legal team has been negotiating with Mueller’s investigators for months about... Read More