Net neutrality, North Korea, Uber: 5 things that happened Tuesday
Looking to get caught up on the news fast? Here are five things that happened Tuesday, covered by the local Sinclair stations you trust every day.
1. FCC proposes end of net neutrality
The Federal Communications Commission proposed to end net neutrality; a move that would allow internet providers to favor certain sites or apps over others (rather than enabling all content to run at the same speed).
2. Trump defends Senate candidate Roy Moore
President Donald Trump seemed to defend Alabama's Roy Moore, arguing that despite numerous allegations of sexual assault against him, "you have to listen to" the Senate candidate.
3. U.S. slaps North Korea with sanctions
The U.S. slapped some North Korean and Chinese entities with sanctions in a move designed to disrupt the nation's funding of its nuclear missile program.
4. Uber conceals hack for a year
More than 50 million Uber users had their personal information stolen in a hack that the company kept under wraps for a year.
5. Trump pardons turkeys at White House
In a humorous ceremony, Trump kept with tradition and pardoned two Thanksgiving turkeys, Wishbone and Drumstick.