CNN Fires Chris Cuomo Over Role in Andrew Cuomo’s Scandal

CNN Fires Chris Cuomo Over Role in Andrew Cuomo's Scandal

As the gregarious and sometimes combative host of CNN’s 9 p.m. hour, Mr. Cuomo was at the peak of a broadcast journalism career that he had forged outside of his famed political family. But it was the troubles of his brother, who resigned the governorship in August, that ultimately embroiled Mr. Cuomo in a controversy … Read more

Chris Cuomo Played Outsize Role in Andrew Cuomo’s Defense

Chris Cuomo Played Outsize Role in Andrew Cuomo’s Defense

In a statement after Monday’s release, Richard Azzopardi, a spokesman for the former governor, accused Ms. James, who is now running for governor, of acting out of political malice toward Mr. Cuomo — a stance that he and the former governor’s lawyers have repeatedly taken in the months since the report was issued in an … Read more

Money’s role will decline. Not just because of digital currency – Ledger Insights

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There’s a narrative amongst the crypto crowd that only cryptocurrencies will be used for payments in the future. While this may be wishful thinking, the future of money is undoubtedly going to be disrupted.  But that disruption is more about the removal of frictions enabled through technology than the technology itself. As context, Piyush Gupta, … Read more

Biden Asks FTC to Examine Oil, Gas Companies’ Role in High Gasoline Prices

Biden Asks FTC to Examine Oil, Gas Companies’ Role in High Gasoline Prices

WASHINGTON—President Biden called on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether oil-and-gas companies are participating in illegal conduct aimed at keeping gasoline prices high. In a Wednesday letter to FTC Chair Lina Khan, Mr. Biden alleged that there is “mounting evidence of anti-consumer behavior by oil-and-gas companies.” He said gasoline prices are rising even as … Read more

Oil Executives Testify on Industry’s Role in Climate Disinformation

Oil Executives Testify on Industry’s Role in Climate Disinformation

House Democrats have begun questioning the executives of some of the world’s biggest oil and gas companies — Exxon Mobil, Chevron, BP and Shell — over allegations that the companies for years spread disinformation about the role played by fossil fuels in global warming in order to slow action on climate change.“This is a historic … Read more