News Corp. Exec Slams Online Platforms’ Stranglehold On News Content

House Mulls Antitrust Help For News Industry

At a hearing of the House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, news media associations accused the tech companies of jeopardizing the industry’s economic survival by putting news content on their platforms without fairly compensating them.

House Looks Into Trump Press Attacks

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) on Monday launched a massive investigation into the Trump Administration, including of potential abuses of power that Nadler’s office says include attacks on the press, as well as the judiciary and law enforcement agencies.