Which team will win the Stanley Cup Final this season?

New York Rangers defenseman Brooks Orpik has signed a two-year contract with the Boston Bruins, the team announced Friday.The 23-year-old defenseman signed the extension with an average annual value of $6.25 million, according to a release from the team.Orpika, who has four goals and 11 points in 22 games, also will receive an additional $1.25M in performance bonuses.He will be […]

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Why is it the BBC is struggling to get news out of Australia?

The BBC is facing criticism from politicians over its coverage of the refugee crisis in Australia, with some saying the corporation is failing to deliver on its promises to report the facts.The news organisation has also come under fire for its coverage in recent days of a deadly fire at its headquarters in Melbourne, in which two staff members were […]

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WAAHEEN: New York-based lender to raise $150M from investors and banks for expansion

New York (AP) — WAAHEEEN Media News & Information LLC, a New York based lender with an international presence, announced Monday it had raised $150 million from two sources including the Federal Reserve, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Deutsche Bank.The investment from WAAAHED Media Ventures and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. represents the company’s first major funding round.WAAAHEEEN’s […]

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When the state tries to keep us from knowing what’s going on, we can’t help but be a little scared

Updated April 16, 2018 12:00:32When the state of New Jersey tried to get out from under the threat of criminal charges filed against its officers in the death of Eric Garner, a Staten Island man, it found itself on the receiving end of an attack that is now coming to define the relationship between the state and its citizens.In recent […]

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How to use the new Roku TV for watching Netflix and Hulu without cable or satellite subscription

I’ve been using Roku TV as my streaming media hub for about six months now, but I can’t live without the Roku Streaming Stick.The Roku Streaming stick has helped me stream Netflix and YouTube videos to my iPhone 5 without a cable subscription, and I can stream Hulu and other video streaming services without having to worry about getting my […]

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Why you might be surprised by the amount of media coverage of the US election

On November 7, 2016, the US House of Representatives passed the United States Freedom of Information Act.It is an omnibus bill that, among other things, provides for the release of the names of journalists who are employed by the Federal Government and for the removal of any records that might be kept that might suggest that their work is biased. One […]

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How to make the most of your social media accounts

Next Big Futures: When is the right time to post news stories on your Facebook and Twitter accounts?The answers might surprise you.We look at what you need to know about posting news stories and how you can get started.Read more First, some quick background.As most of you know, the main purpose of social media is to connect with your followers […]

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How to avoid fake news

MARQAAN, Philippines — This is the home of the first media company to open in a Muslim country.For three years, Najwa Media has been the only outlet to broadcast in Arabic from a makeshift mosque in an upscale neighborhood of Marawi City.This week, the media company will launch a local English-language channel, which will focus on breaking news.Najwa’s Arabic channel, […]

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What is the real cost of Brexit?

FourFourtwo: What is Britain’s real cost?FourFour two: What are the implications of leaving the EU?Four Four two: Is it time to stop being a ‘big fish in a small pond’?FourFourThree: Why should we worry about Brexit?FourFiveThree: How can we protect our interests if Britain leaves the EU without a deal?Four FiveThree: What will the consequences of Brexit be?FourSevenThree: The most […]

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