Ticketmaster Cast as a Powerful ‘Monopoly’ at Senate Hearing

The panel also included a musician, Clyde Lawrence, of a small New York band called Lawrence. Dressed in a black suit, and with a scruffy head of hair, he joked…

Ticketmaster gets grilled: 6 takeaways from hearing over Taylor Swift concert fiasco

CNN  —  Lawmakers grilled a top executive of Ticketmaster’s parent company, Live Nation Entertainment, on Tuesday after the service’s inability to process orders for Taylor Swift’s upcoming tour left millions…

U.S. Senate panel to hold Jan. 24 hearing on ticket industry issues

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Senate committee will hold a hearing on Jan. 24 on the lack of competition in the ticketing industry after Ticketmaster’s problems managing…

Closed-door contempt hearing related to Trump ends with no outcome publicly announced

Washington CNN  —  A federal judge declined to hold former President Donald Trump in contempt of court in a closed-door hearing on Friday, two sources familiar with the matter told…

Hearing loss: 1 billion people at risk from unsafe listening

CNN  —  Turning down the racket isn’t just for disgruntled parents — a new study has shown it could protect more than 1 billion people at risk for hearing loss.…

Deaf and hard of hearing Gallaudet’s drive to Division III playoffs

WASHINGTON — Last week, on an unseasonably warm November afternoon, Gallaudet offensive line coach Todd Collins jogged onto the field, pushing the team’s big bass drum on wheels to midfield,…

Hearing aids: Americans can now buy them over the counter

CNN  —  Pete Couste said it was his wife who first noticed that he was turning up the TV louder than she liked. “I couldn’t hear the words in movies…

Musk lawyers bring up Twitter whistleblower in court hearing on acquisition deal

The hearing, which was focused on how much information Twitter (TWTR) should have to provide to Musk’s legal team about user counts and spam bot measurements, came one day after…

Twitter whistleblower to testify at Senate Judiciary hearing next month

Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, whose disclosure was first reported on Tuesday by CNN and the Washington Post, will testify on September 13 before the Senate Judiciary Committee, according to a release…

Takeaways from the Mar-a-Lago search documents hearing

Judge Bruce Reinhart said during a hearing at the West Palm Beach courthouse that he was planning to unseal portions of the affidavit, which is sought by various media outlets…