Thursday News Roundup

AP

Israeli leader vows new settlement as outpost is dismantled

Bloomberg

Trump Foes Head to Court to Block Nearly Every Stroke of His Pen

engadget

Reddit bans ‘alt-right’ community over harassment

New York Times

Berkeley Cancels Milo Yiannopoulos Speech, and Donald Trump Tweets Outrage
Trump Vows to ‘Destroy’ Law Banning Political Activity by Churches
The Johnson Amendment, Which Trump Vows to ‘Destroy,’ Explained
Raid in Yemen: Risky From the Start and Costly in the End
Trump Pushes Dark View of Islam to Center of U.S. Policy-Making
McCain Steps In to Ease Tension With Australia Over Trump Insult

NPR

Breitbart Editor’s Event Canceled As Protests Turn Violent At UC Berkeley
Alarmed By Washington, Liberal Protesters Bring Concerns Home To Lawmakers

Public Policy Polling

After 2 Weeks, Voters Yearn For Obama

recode

Google, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft draft a joint letter opposing Trump’s travel ban

Time Magazine

Is Steve Bannon the Second Most Powerful Man in the World?

The Verge

STATES MOVE TO PROTECT THEIR IMMIGRATION DATA FROM THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

Washington Post

The mysterious saga of whether Trump planned to leave Washington and visit Harley-Davidson
In a potential shift, Trump warns Israel that new settlements ‘may not help’ achieve Middle East peace

Wednesday News Roundup

Will continue to update as more news happens…

The Atlantic:

Trump Has a Message for Poor Immigrants: Get Out

CNN:

First on CNN: Treasury secretary nominee’s foreign money links bring new scrutiny

FiveThirtyEight:

What It Takes To Truly Delete Data

Haaretz:

White Supremacist Richard Spencer Hails Trump’s ‘de-Judaification’ of Holocaust

The Intercept:

SECRET RULES MAKE IT PRETTY EASY FOR THE FBI TO SPY ON JOURNALISTS

The Nation:

Republicans Stole a Supreme Court Seat From Obama—and Are Putting Another Scalia In It

Religious Freedom Order Reveals Sweeping Plans to Legalize Discrimination

NPR:

Senate Democrats Block Committee Votes On 2 Trump Nominees

Liberals To Senate Democrats: (Don’t) Do Your Jobs

HHS Nominee Tom Price Targeted Panel That Urged Fewer Cancer Screenings

Petraeus Warns Of Giving Ammunition To Extremists, ‘Revisionist Powers’

CHART: Who’s Who In The Trump Administration

NY Times:

Trump’s Army Secretary Pick Could Trade One Potential Conflict for Another

Trump Cabinet Picks Advance as Republicans Outmuscle Democrats

Iran Is Threatened With U.S. Reprisals Over Missile Test

Pew Research Center:

What It Takes to Truly Be ‘One of Us’

Politico Magazine:

Rex Tillerson Tried to Get This Rule Killed. Now Congress Is About To Do It For Him

ProPublica:

After NY Cop Salutes Violence Against Anti-Trump Protester, His Online Post Comes Under Review

A New State Department Order to Revoke Visas Could Have Far-Reaching Effects

Reuters:

Covering Trump the Reuters Way

Exclusive: Trump to focus counter-extremism program solely on Islam – sources

U.S. military probing more possible civilian deaths in Yemen raid

The Verge:

Mossberg: Immigration builds America’s tech dominance

Washington Post:

Senate confirms Rex Tillerson to become secretary of state

Senate committee approves Trump Treasury, Health nominees without Democrats present after GOP suspends rules

Trump transition email shows initial effort to oust all inspectors general