Trump accused of having dinner with white nationalist rapper Ye

Trump accused of having dinner with white nationalist rapper Ye

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump renews focus on his long history of turning a blind eye to bigotry after having dinner with a Holocaust-denying white nationalist and rapper formerly known as Kanye West just days into his third campaign for the White House. Trump dined at his Mar-a-Lago club on Tuesday with … Read more

Elon Musk threatens Apple – TheStreet

Elon Musk threatens Apple – TheStreet

Elon Musk is bracing for an almost inevitable showdown with Apple (AAPL) – Get a free report and Alphabet (GOOGL) – Get a free reportGoogle’s parent company. Tesla’s billionaire CEO (TSLA) – Get a free reportwhich completed the acquisition of Twitter on October 27 at a high price of 44 billion dollars, was quick to … Read more

Twitter liberals nervous about Musk in direct messages

Twitter liberals nervous about Musk in direct messages

Twitter’s blue-checkered lefties are sweating over their direct messages – now firmly in the possession of the company’s billionaire owner, Elon Musk. Twitter DMs are the private communications users have with each other and the potentially sensitive correspondence repository for millions of users. It’s “no different than trusting Alex Jones with our DMs,” comedian Kathy … Read more

Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

hong kong CNN Business — A violent uprising by workers at the world’s largest iPhone factory in central China this week further clouds Apple’s strained supply chain and highlights how the country’s tough zero Covid policy is harming to global technology companies. The unrest began last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, … Read more

Trump hosted the Holocaust denier at the Mar-a-Lago club alongside Ye, a week after the 2024 race was announced

Trump hosted the Holocaust denier at the Mar-a-Lago club alongside Ye, a week after the 2024 race was announced

CNN — Former President Donald Trump hosted white nationalist and Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes and rapper Kanye West at his Mar-a-Lago estate this week, demonstrating his continued willingness to partner with figures who have well-publicized anti-Semitic views as he embarks on another run for the White House. West, who has legally changed his name to … Read more

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin Meanwhile in China, a tri-weekly update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and its impact on the world. Register here. beijing CNN — Zhou, a car dealer in northeast China, last saw his father alive during a video chat on the … Read more

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

China zero-Covid: As anger mounts and tragedies mount, Beijing shows no sign of hesitation

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin Meanwhile in China, a tri-weekly update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and its impact on the world. Register here. beijing CNN — Zhou, a car dealer in northeast China, last saw his father alive during a video chat on the … Read more

Elon Musk says Twitter will launch ‘Verified’ service next week

Elon Musk says Twitter will launch ‘Verified’ service next week

Elon Musk’s Twitter account displayed on a phone screen and the Twitter logo displayed on a screen in the background are seen in this illustration photo taken in Krakow, Poland, November 22, 2022. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto | Getty Images Elon Musk said in a tweet on Friday that Twitter would launch its delayed “Verified” … Read more

China’s Covid cases hit record high as dissent grows amid tough restrictions

China’s Covid cases hit record high as dissent grows amid tough restrictions

beijing CNN — China reported a record number of daily Covid infections on Thursday, as a nationwide rise in cases puts pressure on the country’s increasingly unpopular zero-tolerance approach to the virus. The National Health Commission (NHC) recorded 31,444 locally transmitted cases on Wednesday – surpassing the previous peak of 29,317 recorded on April 13 … Read more

China zero-Covid: Workers at Zhengzhou iPhone factory clash with police, show videos

China zero-Covid: Workers at Zhengzhou iPhone factory clash with police, show videos

Beijing/Hong Kong CNN Business — Workers at China’s largest iPhone assembly plant were seen confronting police, some in riot gear, on Wednesday, according to videos shared on social media. Videos show hundreds of workers confronting law enforcement officers, many wearing white hazmat suits, at the Foxconn campus in China’s central city of Zhengzhou. In the … Read more