Schatz. "In 1974, President Nixon and his top aides discussed using the FCC's license renewal process to punish the Washington Post for its Watergate coverage". Members of Congress and members of the media (including Ars) have been contacting the FCC since yesterday morning to get a response from Pai, but the chair has remained silent on the matter.
The FCC said in the fact sheet it expects "station licensees to be aware of the important problems and issues facing their local communities and to foster public understanding by presenting programming that relates to those local issues".
That imprisonment was widely seen as indicative of the increased targeting of journalists in that country, which has been scrutinized for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government crackdown on media freedoms.
Trump himself has attacked the network over the report on Twitter. "Revoking a broadcast license on such grounds will only happen if we fail to abide by the First Amendment", Clyburn said.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), an independent federal agency, does not license broadcast networks but issues them to individual broadcast stations that are renewed on a staggered basis for eight-year periods. And cable news outlets need no license.
UAE Stops Issuing Visas for North Korean Laborers
More than 1,000 North Korean laborers are reportedly working at construction sites and elsewhere in the UAE. North Korean laborers working overseas are one of the major sources of foreign currency for Pyongyang.
Numerous Democrats criticized Trump and urged Pai to denounce Trump's comments. Revoking licenses is unlikely from a procedural perspective, but the lawmakers said that the president's threats themselves are harmful to free speech. In October 2016, he said anyone at the FCC "has the duty to speak out whenever Americans' First Amendment rights are at stake".
President Donald Trump sent a second tweet Wednesday night about what he deemed the partisan nature of network news, threatening to challenge and revoke their licenses.
Mr Trump's tweet came in response to a story written by NBC, which said that Mr Trump had sought to increase America's nuclear arsenal tenfold after taking a look at a briefing slide that showed steady reduction of the USA nuclear arsenal since the 1960s.
Hours later, Trump intensified his call for network licenses to be challenged and possibly revoked.
"With all of the Fake News coming out of NBC and the Networks, at what point is it appropriate to challenge their License? Not fair to public!"
Trump did not walk back his threats today. "The Fake News Is going all out in order to demean and denigrate!"
Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the court that "this is an issue involving worldwide ramifications". India's top court said Rohingya Muslims issue is of "great magnitude" and the state has a big role to play.
Since June 5, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $214,980 activity. (NYSE:UPS) was sold by Gutmann Kathleen M . Littelfuse, Inc.is a supplier of circuit protection products for the electronics, automotive and industrial markets.
The aim of the new partnership is so that BMW can increase production volumes and its market share in the EV segment. For those unfamiliar with the market, foreign carmakers are required to team up with local partners in China.
Talking about the specifications of the Oppo F3 Lite, it comes with a 5.2-inch HD display and features unimetal body design. A micro USB port is present at the bottom of the phone, and it has sensors such as light sensor, gyroscope, and e-compass.
Matthews, who turned 28 on Thursday, is in the second year of a three-year, $15 million contract signed in the 2016 offseason. Rather than directing anger to the fact that protests still are happening, think of why they're still happening.
When the victim got out of his vehicle , the perpetrator fired on him and the officer returned fire, according to FOX 8 . It happened at an apartment complex in the 6800 block of Cindy Place, about a block off the I-10.
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Almanack Investment Partners LLC. bought a new position in shares of Netflix in the second quarter worth about $101,000. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 19,208 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,407,115.04.
But last month Zuma and the NPA made an about-turn and conceded that Mpshe's decision not to prosecute Zuma was irrational. Justice Leach also ruled that the NPA and Zuma must pay the costs of DA counsels.
Since this is an unreleased app, you'll have to follow that link, as it's been hidden from search results within the Play Store. Recall that the iOS version of the browser was released only a couple of days ago with a promise to launch the Android browser.
The case has been listed for judgement under Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justices R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan . Whether the practice of regulating entry of women is an essential religious practice under Article 25?
DJI announces Zenmuse X7 Super 35 aerial camera
Wow right? If you are a Inspire 2 owner I'm sure you are digging through your credit card balances about now to get one. Four lenses are now available with focal lengths at 16mm, 24mm, 35mm and 50mm, all capable of resolution up to 8K.
Samsung reportedly prepping Bixby 2.0 announcement next week
The upgraded version of Bixby is set to be announced at Samsung's annual Developer Conference in San Francisco on October 18. Bixby will join the likes of Siri, Cortana, Alexa and Google Assistant to become the go-to assistant in the digital space.
China's trade growth accelerates
China's service imports continued to substantially outvalue exports in the first eight months due to strong domestic demand. The exports rose 8.5 percent year on year to 458.23 billion yuan, almost half of the country's total service exports.
Girl Scouts remains girl-focused
In Western New York, the Girl Scouts serve about 15,000 girls and there are 21,000 total members including adults, she said. The Girl Scouts learned back in January that the Boy Scouts were considering opening their ranks to girls, Margosian said.
'Sharif to skip court proceedings in Panama Papers case today'
Earlier, Safdar was arrested by the NAB on October 9 just after his return from London but later released by the court on bail. Sharif's lawyer Khawaja Harris asked the court to adjourn hearing for 15 days with commitment that Sharif would also appear.
The New Mutants Teaser Trailer is Here!
The team will be challenged by the terrifying threat of the Demon Bear, the creature that has stalked Danielle's family for years. Magik, Wolfsbane, Cannonball, Sunspot, Mirage, and Cecilia Reyes will all feature in the film.
FBR & Co Comments on MetLife, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (MET)
Regentatlantic Capital Llc increased Hewlett Packard Enterprise C stake by 34,813 shares to 425,271 valued at $7.06M in 2017Q2. Finally, First Mercantile Trust Co. bought a new stake in shares of Metlife during the first quarter valued at about $149,000.