Sources: during the final days of the Trump presidency, OCC quietly determined that banks can legally trade cryptocurrencies on behalf of clients (Victoria Guida/Politico)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Victoria Guida / Politico: Sources: during the final days of the Trump presidency, OCC quietly determined that banks can legally trade cryptocurrencies on behalf of clients  —  A formal move to green-light crypto trading by banks would probably be met with resistance by advocates of tough financial rules. #Sources #final #days #Trump #presidency #OCC #quietly … Read more

Can Donald Trump Re-Establish a Presence on Social Media With Truth Social?

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former President Donald Trump is trying to get back into the social media game again, this time with Truth Social, an application set to debut in beta for “invited guests” next month. Information about the app and other initiatives were shared within the details of a definitive merger agreement between Trump Media & Technology Group… … Read more

From exile, female former Afghan leader keeps fighting – Times of India

Reading Time: 9 minutes NEW YORK: Two months after the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan, one of the country’s once-prominent female leaders _ a former parliament member, candidate for president and a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize is visiting the United Nations, not as a representative of her government but as a woman in exile. In an interview … Read more

house: House votes to hold Trump ally Steve Bannon in contempt – Times of India

Reading Time: 10 minutes WASHINGTON: The House voted Thursday to hold Steve Bannon, a long-time ally and aide to former President Donald Trump, in contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena from the committee investigating the violent January 6 Capitol insurrection. In a rare show of bipartisanship on the House floor, the committee’s Democratic chairman, Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson, … Read more

“Stand Up To Tyranny Of Big Tech”: Trump To Launch His Own Social Network

Reading Time: 4 minutes Donald Trump announced plans to launch his own social networking platform. Washington, United States: Former US president Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch his own social networking platform called “TRUTH Social,” which is expected to begin its beta launch for “invited guests” next month. The long-awaited platform will be owned by Trump Media & … Read more

Trump announces the Trump Media & Technology Group and TRUTH Social, a social network coming in Nov. to "stand up" to Big Tech, in the App Store for preorder (ABC News)

Reading Time: 2 minutes ABC News: Trump announces the Trump Media & Technology Group and TRUTH Social, a social network coming in Nov. to “stand up” to Big Tech, in the App Store for preorder  —  The former president has been banned from several platforms.  —  Silenced by many major platforms … #Trump #announces #Trump #Media #amp #Technology #Group … Read more

Donald Trump Announces Plans To Launch New Social Network

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump said he created TRUTH Social and TMTG to “stand up to the tyranny of Big Tech” (File) Washington: Former US president Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch his own social networking platform called “TRUTH Social,” which is expected to begin its beta launch for “invited guests” next month. The platform will be owned … Read more

Hold Trump Ally Bannon In Criminal Contempt: US Capital Riot Panel

Reading Time: 6 minutes Ex White House advisor Steve Bannon already made clear he had no intention of complying with a subpoena. Washington, United States: Lawmakers investigating the deadly assault on the US Capitol voted unanimously Tuesday to pursue criminal contempt charges for a key ally of former president Donald Trump for refusing to testify. Former White House advisor … Read more

“Made Big Mistakes…”: Trump Attacks Colin Powell, A Day After His Death

Reading Time: 4 minutes Donald Trump branded Colin Powell a “classic RINO”. (File) Washington: As much of the world remembered Colin Powell with respect and affection, Donald Trump on Tuesday attacked the late US statesman, calling him a disloyal Republican who made the case for war in Iraq. Powell, who died aged 84 on Monday, was a frequent critic … Read more

Donald Trump Sues To Keep White House Records On US Capitol Riot Secret

Reading Time: 6 minutes US Capitol Riot: Thousands of Trump supporters stormed the Capitol in January. Washington: Donald Trump is suing to block the release of White House records related to the January 6 insurrection that he was impeached for inciting, according to court documents released Monday. The former president is claiming “executive privilege” to stop former aides giving … Read more