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Nunes says $250M lawsuit against Twitter is ‘the first of many,’ accuses company of ‘gaslighting’

Today 07:00 GMT

California GOP Rep. Devin Nunes, who has opened a $250 million lawsuit against Twitter alleging that the social media company negligently failed to remove defamatory and malicious tweets against him and his family, told Fox News on Monday that the lawsuit will be "the first of many." Appearing on Fox News’ "Hannity," Nunes said he was going after Twitter first because they “are the main proliferator” of “fake” and “slanderous” news.

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Source: Fox News

Nunes sues Twitter, some users, seeks over $250M alleging anti-conservative 'shadow bans,' smears

Monday 22:45 GMT

California GOP Rep. Devin Nunes filed a major lawsuit seeking $250 million in compensatory damages and $350,000 in punitive damages against Twitter and a handful of its users on Monday, accusing the social media site of "shadow-banning conservatives" including himself to influence the 2018 elections, systematically censoring opposing viewpoints and totally "ignoring" lawful complaints of repeated abusive behavior. In a complaint filed in Virginia state court on Monday, obtained by Fox News, Nunes said Twitter was guilty of "knowingly hosting and monetizing content that is clearly abusive, hateful and defamatory – providing both a voice and financial incentive to the defamers – thereby facilitating defamation on its platform."

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Source: Fox News

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens named Country Hall of Fame 2019 inductees

Today 12:41 GMT

Country hit-making duo Brooks & Dunn are riding a resurgence of interest in '90s-era country music with a new album celebrating their top-selling singles, a longstanding Las Vegas residency and now an invitation to join the Country Music Hall of Fame.

The duo, along with comedic singer Ray Stevens and record label head Jerry Bradley, were announced Monday as this year's inductees and will be formally inducted during a ceremony later this year.

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Source: Common Domain

Rep. Devin Nunes sues Twitter for $250 million, claiming anti-conservative bias and defamation

Today 08:59 GMT

California Rep. Devin Nunes filed a lawsuit against Twitter on Monday, claiming the social media site has “shadow banned” conservatives.

Nunes, a Republican, accused Twitter TWTR, -0.45%   of publishing defamatory content — including from a handle that purported to be Nunes own mother, according to the complaint filed in Virginia state court. The suit accuses Twitter of “knowingly hosting and monetizing content that is clearly abusive, hateful and defamatory… thereby facilitating defamation on its platform.”

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Source: The Guradian

Mueller accessed Cohen emails within weeks of taking over Russia inquiry

Today 14:31 GMT

Robert Mueller gained access to the emails of Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s legal fixer, within weeks of being appointed to lead the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, it was disclosed on Tuesday.

Newly unsealed legal filings said investigators working for Mueller, the special counsel, obtained a search warrant on 18 July 2017 to look into a Gmail account belonging to Cohen, one of Trump’s closest advisers for a decade.

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Source: Common Domain

Why a retirement savings account is crucial for military members

Monday 20:00 GMT

Here are some financial management tips advisers suggest military families consider, especially when it comes to preparing for the future:. The military implemented a new program to save for retirement in 2018, which lowered the defined benefit income service members get upon retirement and automatically enrolled them in a defined contribution system, called the Thrift Savings Plan, which is similar to a 401(k) plan.

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Source: Common Domain

How to handle an inherited IRA

Sunday 13:34 GMT

Another good reason to roll the inherited IRA into your own IRA is that if desired, you can convert funds in your own IRA to a Roth IRA but conversions from an inherited IRA are not permitted.

With an inherited Roth IRA, most spouses roll those into their own Roth IRA because there are no Required Minimum Distributions from an individual’s Roth IRA but inherited Roth IRAs are subject to RMDs, even if it is a spouse inheriting.


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