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Iran Puts Maritime Forces On Higher Alert As Top General Warns 'Ready To Respond' To US Pressure

While populations across the globe rang in the new year and are now enjoying the holiday, wondering what 2021 will hold, tensions in the Persian Gulf between the US and Iran just grew hotter. CNN Pentagon correspondent Barbara Starr reports Iran’s forces in the Persian Gulf are now on high alert, possibly in preparation for some…

Signed by the Governor: New York Puts Moratorium on Facial Recognition in Schools

By Michael Maharrey Today, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill placing a temporary moratorium on facial recognition technology in the state’s schools. The new law will not only help protect privacy in New York, but it will also hinder one aspect of the federal surveillance state. Assm. Monica Wallace (D-Lancaster)  introduced Assembly Bill 6787…

Tesla To Shut Model S & X Production For 18 Days, Puts Some Staff On Unpaid Leave

But, but, but… this is the most successful, awesome carmaker in the world, right? TSLA shares are continuing their ever-upward trajectory this morning despite headlines reporting that, according to an email seen by CNBC, Tesla informed employees in its Fremont, California, factory on Friday that its Model S and Model X electric vehicle production lines will…

Winter Storm Possible Next Week In Mid-Atlantic Puts Outdoor-Dining In Jeopardy 

A cold front is expected to swoop in from eastern Canada and pour into the Mid-Atlantic states early next week. Simultaneously, a storm is forecasted to develop off the Carolina coast, producing a “wintry mix of precipitation in the Washington region,” reported WaPo.  “Based on the predicted setup, which still could change, accumulating snow is a…

Bank Analyst Puts Bitcoin Price Prediction “As High As $318,000”

Authored by Shaurya Malwa via Decrypt.co, In brief A senior Citi executive predicts Bitcoin may reach the six-figure price mark in 2021. Bitcoin’s rise has been similar to gold in the 1970s, the executive said. The rise of state-backed digital currencies also shows a changing regime, one that supports the growth of Bitcoin, he added….

New Defense Chief Puts DoD On Notice: “All Wars Must End”

Trump’s new Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller sent a late Friday memo to the entire Department of Defense workforce signaling what the administration will be up to in Trump’s last weeks in office — a likely major US troop reduction, especially from the Middle East.   “We are not a people of perpetual war – it is…