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netflix, obama, michelle

Netflix Announces Deal With Barack and Michelle Obama to Produce Films and TV Series

Rumors of a deal had been floating, and now it's official: The Obamas are getting into the TV producing business.

Mediaite Mediaite 5/21/2018 12:37pm

Obamas Will Produce Shows for Netflix

From a Netflix tweet: President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce films and series for Netflix, potentially including scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and features.

Political Wire Political Wire 5/21/2018 12:19pm

Barack and Michelle Obama Have Signed a Deal With Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama have signed a “multi-year agreement” to produce TV shows and movies for Netflix. According to the streaming provider’s announcement, delivered via tweet, the deal could “potentially” include “scripted series, unscripted s...

Stories from Slate Stories from Slate 5/21/2018 12:31pm
north, korean, trump

US wary of North Korean cyber prowess ahead of Kim-Trump summit

The US intelligence community is exploring acquiring or developing new technological means of protecting its communication channels prior to the planned meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in June in Singapore, one intelligence source with knowledge of the matter told CNN.   

CNN.com - RSS Channel CNN.com - RSS Channel 5/21/2018 6:18pm
wedding, meghan, royal

Meghan Markle's nephew warned by police for trying to bring knife into a London nightclub

Meghan Markle's nephew was given a warning by police after trying to take a knife into a London nightclub, hours after the royal wedding, the Sun newspaper reported Monday.

FOX News FOX News 5/21/2018 3:48pm
greitens, missouri, tactics

FBI agents asking Missouri lawmakers about tactics by Greitens associates

FBI agents have been questioning Missouri lawmakers about possible coercive tactics by associates of Gov. Eric Greitens, as the state legislature is set to consider impeaching the embattled governor.   

CNN.com - RSS Channel CNN.com - RSS Channel 5/21/2018 6:47pm
phone, security, president

Ever Wonder Why We Keep Seeing Reports Of Foreign Signal Intelligence Equipment In DC? Unsecured Presidential Personal Phone Edition

Washington DC has a fake cell phone tower problem. It is an open secret that Foreign Intelligence Services are using a variety of means to capture signals intelligence (SIGINT) in DC. From Wired: LAST WEEK, THE Department of Homeland Security confirmed for the first time that it is aware of unauthorized cell-site simulators, the surveillance tools […]

Balloon Juice Balloon Juice 5/21/2018 9:21pm