She's not fat and she's not singing, but Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will soon become the star of an opera. The Supreme Court Justice and well-known opera fan is set to debut as the Duchess of Krakenthorp in Italian composer Gaetano Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment," the Washington......
So much for that ‘you can keep your doctor’ thing, huh? Premiums are expected to hike double digits going into next year, thanks to ObamaCare (which is officially known as the Affordable Care Act). Affordable Care Act…what an oxymoron, huh? ABC News: “Obama administration confirms double-digit premium hikes” CBS News: “It’s official: Double-digit rate hikes for […]
Chris Christie is not on trial, Bridget Kelly is.
Lost in the outrage over widespread fraud at Wells Fargo is the adverse impact the bank's pressure to open new accounts had on their employees. Just last week, the New York Times published stories from former bankers who were under so much stress to sell unneeded services that they suffered......
Kathleen Kane, the former Attorney General for Pennsylvania, will be going to prison between ten to twenty-three years for illegally leaking information about a rival from a grand jury and lying about it under oath (known as perjury). Only CBS News covered it on their online homepage among the likes of ABC News, CNN and […]
USA Today reports, “As rumors about a political retribution plot persisted, Bridget Anne Kelly’s confidence that the George Washington Bridge lane closings were really part of a traffic study turned to panic as she suspected she wasShow More Summary
Making a return visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live, President Obama read another round of presidential mean tweets and talked Donald Trump. Kimmel wondered, for instance, if Obama ever laughed while watching Trump perform at a debate. “MostShow More Summary
Associated Press reports, “Republican Gov. Chris Christie was told during the George Washington Bridge lane closures that a Democratic mayor expressed concern that the resulting traffic jams in his city were political retribution, aShow More Summary
Author George R.R. Martin had hopes to merge Game of Thrones with Westworld itself, according to a report in Entertainment Weekly.
More than 12 million viewers tuned in Saturday to watch the Chicago Cubs advance to their first World Series in 71 years. The Cubs’ 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field delivered an average audience of 9,706,000Show More Summary
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has joined the political opposition to AT&T’s proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner. “The deal would mean higher prices and fewer choices for the American people,” Sanders said today (see hisShow More Summary
With the November elections near and with popular host Tom Hanks and musical guest Lady Gaga, Saturday Night Live had its best ratings delivery this season. Last night’s show, which kicked off with a parody of the third and final debate...Show More Summary
All 133 of U.S. Cyber Command’s Cyber Mission Force teams achieved initial operating capability as of Oct. 21, Cybercom officials announced today. Reaching the IOC milestone is a testament to the Defense Department’s focus on developing cyber capability and capacity, as outlined in DoD’s Cyber Strategy, officials said. “One of the reasons DoD has done
The Islamic regime seeks control of Middle East waterways. The recent missile attacks attributed to Yemeni Houthi rebels, with assistance from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and Hezbollah, demonstrate Iran’s classic use of proxies to promote its political agenda. The Houthi rebels denied any involvement in the missile attacks. However, they certainly were not […]
The ninth prototype of the fifth-generation T-50 PAK FA (Prospective Airborne Complex of Frontline Aviation) fighter jet will start undergoing trials in the imminent future, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Yuri Borisov said. Borisov made this statement during a working trip to the Saturn Scientific and Production Association in Rybinsk in central Russia. “The ninth prototype
Efforts to convince North Korea to give up its nuclear program and “denuclearize” the Korean Peninsula are bound to fail, US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Tuesday. The United States is set to deploy its THAAD missile defense system to South Korea as soon as possible, despite opposition from China, in an effort
This appeared last week:ChanticleerUpdated Oct 21 2016 at 8:58 AM Top scientist wants to bring big data analysis to healthcare by Tony Boyd A day after winning the Prime Minister's Innovation Prize, Mike Aitken, was busy pressuring federal...Show More Summary
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s fiery rhetoric and deadly crime war are becoming a growing concern around the world, the top US envoy for Asia warned on Monday in Manila. US assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel met the Philippines’ defence and foreign ministers on Monday, after Duterte last week
Brazilian aerospace company Embraer SA on Monday settled with US authorities for $205 million over bribery allegations in the Dominican Republic, Saudi Arabia, and Mozambique. The company took in nearly $84 million in profits on aircraft sales after paying bribes, the US Justice Department and Securities and Exchange Commission announced jointly. “Embraer paid millions of
Lady Gaga walked out on stage at open of Late Late Show tonight, before host James Corden debuted her Carpool Karaoke. She began to deliver the opening monologue. You may know me as Lady Gaga, but tonight I am Lady Haha. Donald Trump is launching a nightly news show on Facebook which will stream Trump’s rallies. Show More Summary