JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's top policeman confirmed on Wednesday that Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe failed to appear at a court hearing the previous day to answer accusations she assaulted a 20-year-old model in an upmarket Johannesburg hotel.
This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season seven. It was one of the most highly anticipated moments of Game of Thrones, when it's confirmed that Jon Snow is not a bastard. While viewers went absolutely crazy upon hearingShow More Summary
Tired of hearing about Nintendo Switch ports? I hope not! I can't help but want to cover them. Two cool games you've probably heard of but maybe haven't played yet are confirmed for the system. Extremely excited to announce Human: Fall...Show More Summary
Authorities have dismissed a charge that a Bremerton city councilwoman disrupted Congress during a confirmation hearing for now-U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Councilwoman Leslie Daugs told The Kitsap Sun (http://bit.ly/2vLQd8A … Click to Continue »
The Canadian government is confirming that at least one Canadian diplomat in Cuba also has been treated for hearing loss. U.S. officials believe a group of American diplomats in Havana … Click to Continue »
ROME, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Italian player Sara Errani has been suspended for two months after a hearing concluded she accidentally took her mother's medication for breast cancer, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) confirmed on Monday.
We keep hearing that Google floated an offer of at least $30 billion to buy Snap in early 2016. Three people, including people inside and close to the company, separately confirmed they had heard the chatter and price tag, with one calling...Show More Summary
Stop saying there are no good options on North Korea. Here’s how to end the threat once and for all—without firing a shot. By TOM MALINOWSKI At my Senate confirmation hearing a few years ago, I made a promise to the panel deciding my fate: never to use the phrase “there are no good options.” After […]
The attorney general vowed to "ensure" civil rights protections for LGBTQ people.
Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley warned President Donald Trump on Thursday that he will not hold any confirmation hearing through the end of the year for a replacement to Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Grassley, an Iowa Republican, first made the comments in a Wednesday night tweet. Show More Summary
Randal Quarles, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Federal Reserve Board, says he likes a predecessor's ideas for where regulators should prune banking rules. At his Senate confirmation hearing, Quarles … Click to Continue »
United is retiring its 747-400 fleet this autumn. While I’m hearing rumors of a farewell domestic tour, nothing has been confirmed yet and the final flight is still scheduled from Seoul to San Francisco on October 29, 2017. But the 747 is making a rare domestic appearance this Friday from Chicago to San Francisco. Show More Summary
Enterprise messaging service Slack is raising a $250 million round at a $5 billion valuation, TechCrunch has confirmed. We’re hearing that SoftBank, Accel Partners and other existing investors participated. The $250 million financing amount was reported by Bloomberg. Show More Summary
Michael Lewis has a must-read piece on the Department of Energy — from the “ceremonial and bizarre” role of energy secretary Rick Perry to the Trump administration’s apparent total disinterest in the agency. In his confirmation hearings to run the [...]
O.J. Simpson has been removed from the general prison population in the aftermath of his shocking parole hearing, RadarOnline.com can confirm. Detective Brooke of the Lovelock Correctional Center in Nevada exclusively told Radar that the disgraced star, 70, was placed in a “special housing unit” away from fellow inmates “to err on the side of Read More
"Week by week we hear claims from neuroscientists that would appear to confirm the prevailing “internalist” view of consciousness. If the brain creates a representation in our heads of the world around us through the firing of neurons, the argument goes, then we can identify neural activity that corresponds to particular aspects of consciousness. How, […]
A new leak appears to confirm what was already rumored: ReCore is getting a definitive edition release. Though we have yet to hear any official word on the matter, a ReCore: Definitive Edition appears to be on its way....
WaPo headline for a Robin Givhan essay.Ms. Gingrich was appearing at her confirmation hearing — she's nominated for ambassador to the Vatican — and her hair was "a perfectly styled chin-length bob with a side swoosh... controlled and...Show More Summary
Senators applauded the qualifications of three nominees to the Federal Communications Commission at a hearing on Wednesday, but remained sharply divided on the policies they will try to enact once confirmed.
Top White House adviser and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee Monday, July 24th, in a closed-door hearing, Kushner’s lawyer confirmed Wednesday. The Intel committee, charged with investigating...Show More Summary