Despite rumors of anti-competitive threats, the American Music Licensing Collective (AMLC) is aggressively transferring ahead and looking for certified tech companions.
President Trump might have signed the Music Modernization Act (MMA) into legislation. But he’s additionally throwing a huge monkey wrench into course of required to rework the MMA into actuality.
With the U.S. authorities shutdown getting into its third week with little indicators of ending, implementation of the MMA is probably going being delayed. The U.S. Copyright Office has indicated to Digital Music News that copyright registrations are nonetheless being accepted, although it’s unclear whether or not longer-term points are merely being positioned on maintain.
A yr and a handful of months after the 2017 Las Vegas capturing, the federal government is lastly banning bump shares.
The U.S. Department of Justice has now declared that any weapons modified with a bump inventory shall be categorised as machine weapons. The classification signifies that the modified weapons will solely be obtainable to regulation enforcement officers.
Owners who’ve weapons with a bump inventory may have 90 days to destroy them or flip them over to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. The transfer represents an sudden step in direction of gun management from the Trump Administration.
Dan Amira was listening to NPR’s Planet Money podcast when he decided to send a ripped ten dollar bill to the U.S. Treasury. To his surprise, he actually received a check in return.
Of course, Twitter had a lot to say about it…see how the Twitterverse reacted below.
Will you be sending in your ripped bills?
Sometimes it’s hard to decide whether or not to give spare cash to the homeless and destitute without first considering what they may do with the cash.
At the end the day, you blessing them is your karma — whatever they do with it is theirs. But what would you do if you saw this while at a stop light?
Homelessness and misfortune is a serious epidemic that plagues America. But like most things in the U.S, you gotta watch for the finessers.
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This week, Alabama’s Doug Jones was sworn into the U.S. Senate and he brought along his openly gay son Carson Jones.
Who else was at the ceremony? None other than Vice President Mike Pence who has a lengthy history anti-LGBT actions.
Perfect timing for Carson to give the best side eye the year so far. Check it out below!
We feel your pain Carson.