“Affirm” in the news

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The New York Times
· McClatchy, a Family Newspaper Business, Heads Toward Hedge-Fund Ownership  
Federal prosecutors gave Mr. Pecker immunity in 2018, and American Media signed a nonprosecution agreement in which it affirmed that it had made the payment to influence the 2016 election.
The New York Times
· Appeals Court Strikes Down Trump Administration’s Asylum Ban  
A three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco affirmed the decision of a federal judge who ruled last year that the so-called third-country transit rule was unlawful, with one judge calling it “perhaps the most significant change to American asylum in a generation.”
Seeking Alpha
· Dominion downgraded at Credit Suisse after  
Separately, the company's long-term credit rating is affirmed at Baa2 with a stable outlook by Moody's and at BBB+ with a stable outlook at Fitch's.
The New York Times
· ‘It’s Got to Stop’: Atlanta’s Mayor Decries a Surge of Violence as a Girl Is Killed  
“It only affirms the urgent need,” they said, “for healing and peace in this community as we continue to be targets of trauma and violence.”
Sports Illustrated
· Donald Trump Clearly Has a Thing For Bubba Wallace  
“His highest ambition is to see himself affirmed on his favorite television programs, and to feel himself loved in front of an audience of hooting supplicants,” Levitz writes.
TheStreet
· Peloton Pulled From Wedbush Best Ideas List Due to Valuation  
But the firm’s James Hardiman affirmed his outperform rating and $63 share-price target on the market’s fitness-product darling.
Seeking Alpha
· Ideanomics Fires Back At Short-Selling Reports, And Other Positive Signs  
In addition, Ideanomics has reached out to all of the partners that it had recently announced and has provided statements affirming the business relationships and delivery of EV vehicles between the two parties.
Al Jazeera
· US Supreme Court forces presidential electors to follow state law  
The Supreme Court affirmed the Washington decision and reversed the ruling from Colorado.