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Trump Holds Campaign Rally In New Jersey Amid Impeachment Trial | NBC News (Live Stream) – NBC News

Streamed live on Jan 28, 2020Watch live coverage as President Trump holds a campaign rally in Wildwood, N.J., amid his ongoing impeachment trial.» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC» Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNewsNBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Ni...

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5 things you should know about the Black News Channel

The first 24/7 news channel specifically created for African-Americans is here. The Black News Channel (BNC) launched on Monday at 6 a.m. EST, premiering in some 33 million households in New York City, Los Angeles, and Atlanta, according to NBC News. It aims to "provide intelligent programming that is informative, educational, entertaining, inspiring, and empowering to its African American audience," according to the network's Twitter page.  But there's already been some controversy surrounding the network, given that it's not entirely black-owned and operated. Here's what you need to know.   Who's behind the Black News Channel? Cofounders J.C. Watts, a former Republican congressman from Oklahoma, and former Florida cable news executive Bob Brillante head up the network, with Watts as ch...

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Flipboard TV: Price, Details, Release Date

There’s a streaming service for pretty much everything now. Companies like Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu offer a smorgasbord of licensed and original video series. HBONow, Disney+, and Apple TV+ satisfy the exclusive content snobs, or those held hostage by animated IP. But when it comes to premium news videos, there isn’t really just one destination; each news channel or publisher offers its own digital app. And most have ads too.That’s part of Flipboard’s reasoning for jumping aboard the subscription video train. If you’re familiar with Flipboard, it’s likely because you’re either a news publication (like WIRED) or because you’re one of the 145 million people who regularly use Flipboard as a kind of personalized magazine for news. Now, the news aggregator is launching a subscription video ser

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FBI Takes Down Site With 12 Billion Stolen Records

Storm clouds are gathering in the world of cybersecurity. Russian hackers likely targeted Burisma, the Ukrainian oil company at the center of President Donald Trump's various Biden conspiracies. If so, you can bet good money that they'll selectively leak politically damaging documents ahead of the 2020 election. The Department of Justice is pressuring Apple to undermine iPhone encryption again, which you can expect to turn into another high-stakes court battle. And the NSA found a Windows 10 bug so bad it went ahead and told Microsoft—which means exploits won't be far behind.The timing is especially auspicious for Microsoft, which also stopped supporting Windows 7 this week, meaning an operating system used by millions of people isn't getting any more security patches. So, update! Right no

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Australia fires: Murdoch’s son criticises News Corp coverage

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption James Murdoch (at right) sits on the News Corp board but his brother Lachlan (left) has a bigger role in the family business Rupert Murdoch's son James has said he is "disappointed" with the ongoing "denial" in his father's news outlets as Australia's wildfires burn.James and his wife Kathryn Murdoch told The Daily Beast of their frustration with News Corp and Fox coverage of the climate issue.Murdoch columnists have described linking the fires to cli...

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An AI Epidemiologist Sent the First Warnings of the Wuhan Virus

On January 9, the World Health Organization notified the public of a flu-like outbreak in China: a cluster of pneumonia cases had been reported in Wuhan, possibly from vendors’ exposure to live animals at the Huanan Seafood Market. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had gotten the word out a few days earlier, on January 6. But a Canadian health monitoring platform had beaten them both to the punch, sending word of the outbreak to its customers on December 31.BlueDot uses an AI-driven algorithm that scours foreign-language news reports, animal and plant disease networks, and official proclamations to give its clients advance warning to avoid danger zones like Wuhan.Speed matters during an outbreak, and tight-lipped Chinese officials do not have a good track record of sharing

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