Day: March 21, 2018

Obama campaign advisers say they used Facebook data properly

President Barack Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign mined supporters’ personal data from Facebook to benefit its voter turnout program. But former campaign officials said Wednesday they accessed and used the information in vastly different ways than Cambridge Analytica, the firm connected to President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign accused of improperly lifting data on 50 million Facebook […]

Free agent DT Ndamukong Suh cancels visit to Oakland Raiders

Ndamukong Suh cancelled a planned free agency visit with the Oakland Raiders and is returning to the Portland area. NFL Network and ESPN reported Suh’s travel itinerary change, which followed sit downs with the New Orleans Saints, Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Rams. NFL Network reported a great visit with the Rams was the reason […]

Former French President Sarkozy Charged, Placed Under Judicial Supervision

Former French President Sarkozy Charged, Placed Under Judicial Supervision © REUTERS/ Philippe WojazerEurope23:04 21.03.2018(updated 23:11 21.03.2018) Get short URL110 Former French President Sarkozy has been charged and placed under judicial supervision, local media reported. Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been charged in 2007 Presidential campaign funding case and placed under judicial supervision, Le Monde reported. More […]

Washington state’s electric vehicle sales tax break to end

Washington state’s sales tax exemption for electric vehicles is expected to end sometime this summer after efforts to extend it stalled during the recent legislative session. The current exemption expires in June 2019 or once 7,500 electric vehicles have been registered with the state — whichever comes first. That number hit 6,843 as of last […]