Showing posts from November, 2023

Advertisers suspending advertising on X

Disney, Apple and IBM reportedly have suspended advertising on X for ads too close to anti-semitic content. Additional companies suspending advertising include IBM, Paramount, NBCUniversal, Comcast, Lionsgate and Warner Bros.  Musk threatens ‘thermonuclear lawsuit’ as X ad boycott gathers pace – POLITICO X ad boycott gathers pace amid antisemitism storm - BBC News European Commission tells staff to ditch ads on X – POLITICO Elon Musk on X: "The split second court opens on Monday, X Corp will be filing a thermonuclear lawsuit against Media Matters and ALL those who colluded in this fraudulent attack on our company" / X Also ... Apple, BlackRock, Pfizer CEOs Fawn Over China's Communist Ruler Xi Jinping, Give Standing Ovation Find More on Amazon .. . : Books on Elon Musk : Search books on Antisemitism

Secret Service assigned protection of President Biden's granddaughter opens fire at suspects at auto break-in attempt

Secret Service agents, assigned to protect Naomi Biden, opened fire in the Georgetown neighborhood late Sunday night, November 12, 2023 when three people were breaking a window of a parked, unmarked and unoccupied Secret Service SUV. One agent fired a weapon and nobody was struck or injured.  Secret Service protecting Biden relative open fire as people try to break into SUV - ABC News Secret Service agents protecting Joe Biden's granddaughter fire in DC  - USA Today Secret Service agent fires gun amid car break-in while protecting Biden granddaughter | Fox News

Los Angeles pallet fire on 14th St that caused full closure of 10 Freeway

Los Angeles Fire Department: Update Structure Fire; INC#0031; 02:33AM; 1745 E 14th St;; Downtown; The fire load in both pallet yards is mostly consumed. Firefighters have successfully defended three exposed commercial buildings from fire extension. The fire impinged the underside of the 10 Freeway and CalTrans is on scene for freeway inspection. CHP has a full closure of the 10 Freeway with traffic being diverted EB at Alameda and WB at Santa Fe. Follow for traffic updates. The cross arm of high tension wire is down on 14th St with energized lines, LADWP is on scene to handle. LAFD Heavy Equipment operators are enroute to assist with moving the debris to provide firefighters access to the pockets of fire. Official knockdown is not yet declared but the overhaul operation will last throughout the morning. LAFD PIO Firefighter David Ortiz is on scene for media availability. ; FS 17; Batt 1; Central Bureau; Council District 14; AR1