Trump executive order to punish social-media platforms is largely toothless, legal experts say

2020-05-28

President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order ostensibly to prevent online censorship, a broad government review of private companies’ activities with potentially grave consequences for social-media companies. Trump claimed in the order that social-media companies have “unchecked power” to censor and restrict speech, and “we’re fed up withRead More →

Newspaper publisher McClatchy warns of ‘liquidity challenge’

2019-11-13

Shares of McClatchy Co. sank Wednesday, after the publisher of local newspapers warned that it faced a “liquidity challenge” next year following an unfavorable ruling associated with required contributions to its under-funded pension plan. McClatchy, whose publications include the “Miami Herald,” “The Kansas City Star” and “The Charlotte Observer,” alsoRead More →