Ethics

The Supreme Court Faces a Huge Test on Libel Law

2 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Two of the justices want to revisit a landmark decision for free expression. They may soon get the chance.
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US Fed bans officials from buying stocks after ethics scandal

14 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The scandal recently led to the departure of two regional presidents and diminished confidence in the US central bank.
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Federal Reserve Announces New Trading Restrictions on Central Bank Officials

15 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

The Federal Reserve has been under scrutiny since disclosures showed two regional bank presidents engaged in certain financial trades last year. Those officials have resigned.
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Elizabeth Warren asks the Fed to release its March 2020 ethics warning regarding trading

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

Ms. Warren, a Democratic Senator from Massachusetts, asked the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors to release an email sent to reserve banks.
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Louis DeJoy Had More Than A Dozen Potential USPS Conflicts Of Interest Upon Taking Office, Documents Suggest

16 hours ago   |   Forbes

DeJoy recused himself from matters involving the companies and the agency's inspector general says he followed proper procedures, but an ethics watchdog says the conflicts are...
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Eric Adams is nearly mayor of New York. But first he has to debate this guy

Eric Adams is nearly mayor of New York. But first he has to debate this guy

1 day ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Eric Adams beat out a slate of qualified Democrats, survived a residency scandal that drew national headlines and is all but assumed to be the next mayor of New...
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Activision Blizzard ousts 20 employees in sex harassment probe

Activision Blizzard ousts 20 employees in sex harassment probe

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Activision Blizzard, the developer behind games like "World of Warcraft" and "Call of Duty" is also adding 19 employees to its ethics and compliance team.
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Will Giving COVID Booster Shots Make It Harder to Vaccinate the Rest of the World?

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

Wealthy countries have bought up most of the available vaccine doses for booster shots but still have far more than they need
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How Only Murders in the Building Grapples With the Thorny Ethics of True-Crime Podcasting

How Only Murders in the Building Grapples With the Thorny Ethics of True-Crime Podcasting

2 days ago   |   Time

As someone who listens to a lot of podcasts as part of my job, I couldn't help but admire how well Hulu's mystery-comedy Only Murders in the Building captures true-crime...
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Glenville supervisor candidate accused of ethics violations

2 days ago   |   Times Union

As a town councilman, Mike Aragosa steered business to his family's hardware store, according to internal reports - raising red flags by the town comptroller in the process.
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Washington thought it could divide Russia & China. But, despite their...

Washington thought it could divide Russia & China. But, despite their differences, they're still set on standing up to US hegemony

As tensions rise between East and West in the Pacific Ocean, Russian and Chinese warships have together charted a course through the Tsugaru Straits that divide Japan amid... Read more ...

Joe Biden Misspeaks on Taiwan Again as White House Issues Clarification on...

The U.S. has long pursued a policy of so-called "strategic ambiguity" on the issue of defending Taiwan. Read more ...

Two South Koreans tied for lead at home LPGA tournament

Two South Koreans tied for lead at home LPGA tournament

BUSAN, South Korea - Hee Jeong Lim shot a 6-under 66 and first-round leader Na Rin An a 69 to leave the South Korean players tied for the lead after two rounds of the LPGA... Read more ...

Beijing offering COVID-19 boosters, 4 months before Olympics

Beijing offering COVID-19 boosters, 4 months before Olympics

BEIJING - China's capital Beijing has begun offering booster shots against COVID-19, four months before the city and surrounding regions are to host the Winter Olympics. Read more ...

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Colorado takes on Tampa Bay on 3-game slide

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Carolina to visit Columbus Saturday

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Five Russian Jets Buzz Alaska Airspace as NATO and Moscow Tensions Spike

The incident comes two days after Russia escorted U.S. military aircraft over the Black Sea, and amid a standoff between Moscow and the alliance. Read more ...