Disney Under Gun to Respond After Comcast’s $65 Billion Fox Bid
June 16, 2018

Your move, Disney.

After Comcast Corp. made a $65 billion bid on Wednesday for 21st Century Fox Inc.’s entertainment assets — the same holdings that Walt Disney Co. had agreed to buy for about $52.4 billion — the Mouse House Continue reading

Ex-Speaker John Boehner Joins Marijuana Firms Advisory Board
April 23, 2018
  • Former Massachusetts Governor William Weld also added
  • Watershed moment for cannabis as drug goes mainstream

The U.S. marijuana industry has a new spokesman: John Boehner.

The Republican former Speaker of the House has joined the advisory board of Acreage Holdings, Continue reading

Trump Assails FBI Raid on His Lawyers Office as Disgraceful
April 13, 2018
  • Cohen paid $130,000 to Stormy Daniels in ‘hush agreement’
  • Raid signals criminal probe by FBI, but its target is unclear

President Donald Trump condemned as “disgraceful” an FBI raid on the office and hotel room of his longtime lawyer and Continue reading

GOP Releases Disputed Memo Saying FBI Misled Judge in Trump Case
February 20, 2018

FBI and Justice Department officials got a warrant to spy on a Trump campaign associate by misleading a surveillance court judge, House Republicans contend in a newly released memo that Democrats have dismissed as a contrived account intended to protect Continue reading

FBI Director Opposes Memo Release Because of Inaccuracies, Source Says
February 10, 2018

FBI Director Christopher Wray told the White House he opposes release of a classified Republican memo alleging bias at the FBI and Justice Department because it contains inaccurate information and paints a false narrative, according to a person familiar with Continue reading

Sessions Ending Obama-Era Policy That Ushered In Legal Weed
January 5, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is rescinding an Obama-era policy that helped states legalize recreational marijuana, throwing a wet blanket on the fledgling industry during what could have been a celebratory week.

The Justice Department will reverse the so-called Cole and Ogden Continue reading