Goldman Sachs might get off with a $2 billion slap-on-the-wrist for its role in one of the biggest and most-star-studded financial frauds of all time, according to a new report. According to Bloomberg, the $80 billion megabank is inching closer to an agreement with the Department of Justice to pay […]
Mutual fund giant’s affiliated charitable fund gave $330,000 to a group that equates homosexuals with pedophiles.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday asked the Judiciary Committee to draw up articles of impeachment – formal charges – against the Republican president.;
For the second time this week, a deadly shooting unfolded at a US Navy base Friday when a gunman killed at least three people and injured several others at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida.
Greece has sent warships to Crete after Turkey and Libya signed a controversial deal dividing the sea.
West Sacramento investigators think the man may have made the threat in response to school officials’ calling police after he trespassed on school grounds.
While questions still linger about the settlement between the UNC System and the N.C. Sons of Confederate Veterans on Silent Sam, UNC-Chapel Hill interim Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz tried to offer … Click to Continue »
On Sunday, SpaceX’s Dragon capsule will dock at the International Space Station, bringing supplies, experiments including “mighty mice” — oh, and a friendly robot to keep the astronauts company for the next three years.
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Purdue University will rename its football field Rohrman Field. The stadium itself will still be called Ross-Ade Stadium. | Joe Robbins/Getty Images The Lafayette, Indiana, native made a $15 million donation to the university for future improvements to the stadium earlier this year. WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. â€” Purdueâ€™s board of […]
Last Monday, Broncos safety Kareem Jackson downplayed the significance of facing a Houston Texans team that drafted him in 2010 and employed him for nine years until letting him walk away in free agency. Just another game. â€¦ Good to see familiar faces. â€¦ But the past is the past. […]
Some of the oldest living things on the planet are centuries-old corals growing in perpetual darkness along Mid Atlantic states like Virginia and the Carolinas, according to NOAAâ€™s Office of … Click to Continue »
A senior adviser at the State Department once said he thought then-President Barack Obama was a Kenyan and called House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi a Nazi whose Botox had worn off.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) â€” Tom Brady wanted to make one thing clear: He did not injure his toe during a tryout to become the New England Patriotsâ€™ new placekicker. “Nope, thatâ€™s not how I hurt it and Iâ€™m not the new kicker,” the star quarterback said. The 42-year-old Brady actually […]
Michael Reardon was not expecting to be in charge of a high school this year, let alone one of the biggest in the state.The retired career educator said he got a call a few weeks ago from Frank Bass, Concord School Districtâ€™s newly hired interim superintendent, during an errand to […]
POLAND, Maine (AP) â€” State Troopers on Friday seized five tractor-trailers belonging to a Rhode Island trucking company accused of amassing $75,000 in unpaid tolls. The trucking company, Commodity Haulers Express, of North Kingston, Rhode Island, is facing felony theft-of-service charges over the unpaid Maine Turnpike tolls over the past […]
A bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and K M Joseph asked attorney general K K Venugopal how the government could sit over recommendations for HC judge appointments even after the collegium had reiterated the names after brushing aside the objections raised by the Centre.
Twelve were hurt in the attack, including two sheriff’s deputies who were the first to respond, one of whom killed the shooter
Claddagh Irish Pub in Livonia and Ashley’s in Westland are both closed
Offensive lineman Dimitri Douglas, a redshirt freshman from Saline, confirmed that he had entered the NCAA transfer portal.
From the Irishman to Toy Story 4, these are the highest-rated films released in 2019.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) – A Wyoming water sports business has gained a contract to guide multiday kayak trips on Jackson Lake over an incumbent river outfitter that ran trips nationwide. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reported Thursday that Grand Teton National Park officials confirmed Rendezvous River Sports took the […]
Rep. Justin Amash said Friday that he is prepared to vote for three articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, ensuring that Democrats won’t be the only ones to impeach the President when the historic vote hits the floor as soon as this month.
Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said in an interview released this week that the man who killed black parishoners at a church in her state “hijacked” the meaning of the Confederate battle flag for people who felt it meant “sacrifice and heritage.”
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Health officials investigating a nationwide outbreak of vaping illnesses have listed, for the first time, the vape brands most commonly linked to hospitalizations. Most of the nearly 2,300 people who suffered lung damage had vaped liquids that contain THC, the high-inducing part of marijuana. In a […]
A former whiz kid in Lindsayâ€™s City Hall, he became a knows-everybody â€œprocess brokerâ€� with wide reach in civic affairs, broadcasting and real estate.
Christmas trees aboard the Coast Guard icebreaker Mackinaw arrived in Chicago on Friday. | U.S. Coast Guard A group of Chicago sailors revived a tradition that sank in Lake Michigan more than a century ago. A Coast Guard icebreaker carrying 1,200 Christmas trees intended for poor families in Chicago docked […]
Harvey Weinstein violated his bail conditions by mishandling his electronic ankle monitor, which left his whereabouts unrecorded for hours at a time, a New York prosecutor argued Friday.Prosecutor Joan Illuzzi made the claim at a pretrial hearing for Weinstein while asking a judge to increase his ba…
Rob Gronkowski is enjoying life in retirement â€” one piece at a time. The former star tight end who helped the New England Patriots win three Super Bowls during his nine-year career uses jigsaw puzzles to lower his stress levels and to help his mental recovery. Gronkowski said in an […]
The New York Knicks have fired head coach David Fizdale after 22 games this season, according to a report by ESPN.
Responding to a new code that requires restaurants to have staff trained in food protection, the University of New Hampshire CooperativeÂ ExtensionÂ is offering food-safety classes taughtÂ in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese.â€œAÂ while ago we did a survey of health inspectors in the state and local jurisdict…
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A lawyer for Vernon Unsworth, the cave explorer who has sued Elon Musk for calling him a “pedo guy” on Twitter, has demanded $190 million in damages in the defamation case, according to reports. Unsworth, who testified this week at a federal trial in Los Angeles that he felt “humiliated, […]
Bears coach Matt Nagy speaks to reporters after Thursday nightâ€™s win over the Dallas Cowboys at Soldier Field. | Morry Gash/AP Patrick Finley, Jason Lieser and Mark Potash look at the Bearsâ€™ suddenly spry offense. Patrick Finley, Jason Lieser and Mark Potash pick apart why the Bears offense finally looks […]
A Russian billionaire was killed in a road collision while walking his dog in England last week, it has been confirmed.
The menu for Great Shots, a golf entertainment venue in Sioux Falls.
A photo of social media influencer Chelsie Petras recently appeared in an Instagram ad for a subscription-box service. There was just one problem: the brand didn’t ask her permission to be in the ad.
(CNN) — MostÂ ChristmasÂ sweaters are made of plastic and are likely to contribute toÂ plastic pollutionÂ in the world’s oceans, an environmental charity has warned. Hubbub, a UK charity, found that 95% of the 108 sweaters it analyzed — taken from 11 high-street and online retailers — were fully or partially made from […]
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) â€” A Rhode Island strip club could be shuttered permanently over accusations of drug dealing, prostitution and the onsite assault of a dancer, police said. The Providence Board of Licenses will continue a hearing on Jan. 8 to decide whether to revoke the license for The Wild […]
Gas stoves and furnaces are on the way out. Cities across the U.S. are banning gas appliances in new buildings as they try to cut down on climate-warming emissions.
Investigators learned last month that NathanalÂ Michael Pace, 24, was sharing child pornography, authorities allege
Letter says “any future meeting of the board on the matter of President Wilson’s term of office should be conducted as a formal session”
WASHINGTON (AP) – Leading senators are urging Medicare to allow seniors concerned about their drug plan pick for next year to switch if they received inaccurate information due to changes the agency made this sign-up season. The request from 14 Democrats and one Independent comes as open enrollment for prescription […]
Amazon just tripled the number of women on its senior leadership team, which works closely with CEO Jeff Bezos. But they’re still outnumbered six-to-one by men.
The current situation index fell to 85.7 in November from 89.4 in September, according to the Reserve Bank of Indiaâ€™s consumer confidence survey, where 100 is the dividing line between pessimism and optimism. The future expectations gauge — that takes into account the one-year ahead perceptions — fell to 114.5 […]
Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani says he hopes talks with Saudi Arabia will lead to ‘progress’.
Editor’s note: This is an edited version of a speech Patty Limerick gave at a public meeting of the National Council of the Humanities on Dec. 6, 2019. I am the faculty director and chair of the board of an organization called the Center of the American West at the […]