DoJ says it will hold up Trump tweets on Twitter

Overdrive Media Marketplace, a startup that sells mobile apps, announced today that it will stop publishing the tweets that President Donald Trump has sent on Twitter in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.The company, which was founded in 2017, is a subsidiary of the DoJ, which declined to comment.In a tweet, Overdrive founder and CEO Dan Dickson wrote: "We've made the decision...

DoJ to block Google from sharing personal information of journalists

The DoJ on Monday announced it will block the sharing of personal information about reporters, media outlets and editors.The move follows a court order in March that required Google to disclose the identity of journalists, the media outlet and editors who work with them in order to avoid being targeted by hackers. As a result, reporters, editors and reporters at local and national outlets will...

Why do people buy the cheapest home in Indiana?

After nearly five years of struggling with stagnant home prices and the state's crippling budget impasse, homebuyers in the Hoosier State are getting their first glimpse of what it will be like to live in the real estate market for the first time in decades.A new report from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Council, released Thursday, shows a dramatic rise in the number of people who are...

What to know about J.J. Abrams and Star Wars: Episode IX

The first trailer for Star Wars Episode IX is now available.In the video, which premiered on Twitter and Instagram, Abrams introduces a "brief" teaser for the upcoming film.The trailer focuses on the new cast and crew of the Millennium Falcon."What's new with the movie?"Abrams asks."It's going to be a lot of new things, a lot more than what you saw in the trailer," director Rian Johnson tells...

Indiewire’s Top 10 New Indie Sites

Now playing: Amazon to make its TV show 'Harmony' available to the public on Amazon Video Now playing to watch the trailer for 'Harpers' starring Tom HanksNow playing to listen to the new 'Happily Ever After' music video by the Rolling StonesNow playing 'The Amazing Spider-Man' trailer: Behind the action Now playing 'Captain America: Civil War' trailer Now playing The Avengers: Infinity War...

Judge orders New York city to release records on 911 calls

NEW YORK -- A federal judge has ordered the city of New York to release audio and video recordings of the 911 calls of hundreds of people who were killed or wounded in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, including those of hundreds more who were injured and released.The New York Civil Liberties Union said the city should be held accountable for violating the citizens' right to privacy in...

A.J. Cochran: We Shouldn’t Give Up On The Media Source National Review

Cochran is one of the most powerful voices in Washington, D.C., where he is the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.He's also the president of the conservative group Americans for Prosperity.A.R. Scott is the former deputy assistant attorney general under President George W. Bush.Scott, who has since been named deputy assistant secretary of the Department of Justice, is also the co-founder...

NZ Media Marketplaces to Take on Google for New Media Services

New Zealand's first digital media marketplace will open up its marketplaces to the likes of Google and Facebook, according to media marketer NZ Media Marketplace.The New Zealand Herald reports that the New Zealand media marketplaces are expected to debut next month and will be operated by a team from Media NZ.The company, which has offices in Auckland and Wellington, will also work with a range...

Hawaii: ‘I’ve seen a lot of things’

Hawaii has been rocked by a wildfire and a series of deadly car crashes.Now that the fires have subsided, residents and tourists are returning to their normal routines.The Big Island and other islands have been put under quarantine and some hotels have been evacuated.The fires have destroyed hundreds of homes, destroyed roads and cut off the mainland from the rest of the country.Here are some...

IGN: “It’s a good thing we’re all connected to one another”

IGN: We're all interconnected to one other.There's always one more player.It's a great thing that we're connected to each other and we're part of this community that is very important to us.So that makes us all feel like we're in one bigger group, which is why we always have this idea that we need to connect more and more with one another. IGN: The game will be in the Philippines next...