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Duma could pass restrictions against foreign media this week – deputy speaker

Published time: 13 Nov, 2017 14:03 Edited time: 13 Nov, 2017 14:40 The laws regulating foreign agent status for mass media in Russia could be amended by the lower house of parliament as early as this Wednesday, Deputy Duma Speaker Pyotr Tolstoy has told the press. Read more “We have previously said that we would try to solve this issue ...

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Duma to prepare mirror response to US steps targeting RT – speaker

The chair of the Russian lower house has said that the recent US order for RT to register as a foreign agent should prompt similar measures against American mass media engaged in “unconcealed interference” in Russia’s internal politics. “It would be the right thing to do if our parliamentary committee [for information policy] develops some proposals that mirror the US ...

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Faith, family listed among key Russian values by Duma speaker

Published time: 1 Nov, 2017 11:38 Speaking before the members of the World Russian People’s Council , State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin listed the basic Russian values and said that they will remain the foundation of the legislative process in the country. Read more “We should understand how our way of life reflects our basic values, such as family, faith, ...

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Because someone had to make the first Cortana smart speaker

People often stop after Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant when rattling off the list of smart assistants. Cortana really gets no love at all, outside of stories about Windows 10. The oversight can be chalked up, at least in part, to the fact that AI has been mostly desktop-bound. It’s true that Microsoft has launched Android and iOS apps for ...

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The Moto Z gets its very own Alexa smart speaker

It was just a matter of time, really. Motorola’s been teasing Alexa integration since Mobile World Congress in February. Back then, the company previewed a sort of “experimental” Mod for the Moto Z sporting Amazon’s insanely popular smart assistant. The add-on is finally really real and set to start shipping next month. The AI has already slowly made its way ...

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Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie to teach college part-time in Bronx

ALBANY — Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie is headed back to campus this fall. Heastie, a Bronx Democrat, announced Friday that he will teach classes part-time at Monroe College’s Bronx Campus, instructing an introductory course in personal finance management. “Higher education has always been a priority to me as I recognize the countless doors it has opened for me, and I ...

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City Council speaker ignores her own police reform panel

A group that City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito set up concluded she should put two controversial police reform bills to a vote, but she passed on both. The group’s recommendations on the bills were scrubbed before its report went public, the Daily News has learned. In a draft report, the Young Women’s Initiative endorsed the Right to Know Act — ...

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Motivational Speaker Grant Cardone Begs On Air for Permission to Use N-Word

Grant CardoneMotivational Guru Begs …I Want Permission to Use N-Word 6/13/2017 12:33 PM PDT [embedded content] A popular motivational speaker desperately wants the right to use the n-word freely, and he made a bizarre plea to do so while hosting his Internet show. Grant Cardone — a best-selling author with 1.1 million Facebook followers — was in the middle of ...

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James Comey To Score Huge Money as Speaker, But Pissing Off Conservatives Will Cost Him

James ComeyTo Score Big Bucks as SpeakerBut Pissing Off the Right Will Cost Him 6/10/2017 1:00 AM PDT EXCLUSIVE James Comey can make a fortune yakking in front of crowds, but he could make more if he didn’t piss off conservatives. We’ve spoken with a number of people who run celebrity speaker companies, and they all say Comey could pull ...

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Speaker Paul Ryan defends President Trump as political novice

Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday shrugged off testimony of fired FBI Director James Comey and defended President Trump as a novice in the political field. While Comey confirmed to the Senate Intelligence Committee that Trump requested he drop a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn and that he “lift the cloud” of the Russia investigation hanging over the ...

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