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  • Steven Mnuchin’s wife strikes a pose with a sheet of money

    Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, looks thrilled that her husband’s signature made it onto the dollar bill. Linton and Mnuchin posed with sheets of new $1 bills on Wednesday at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, D.C. The notes are the first to feature Mnuchin’s signature, along with that of U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza, and are expected to enter circulation in December. Linton was widely criticized earlier this year when she posted a photo […]

  • Another woman accuses Roy Moore of sexually assaulting her at 16

    An Alabama woman alleges Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore sexually assaulted her when she was a teenager, her attorney Gloria Allred said Monday. Allred said her client, Beverly Young Nelson, would be willing to testify under oath and called on the Senate judiciary committee to hold a hearing and subpoena Moore. “Mr. Moore attacked me when I was a child,” Nelson said, adding that she was 15 when he began flirting with her and 16 at the time of […]

  • America is falling out of love with Budweiser

    Budweiser is in danger of losing its “King of Beers” crown in the United States. Americans’ beer tastes are changing. They are opting for fancier craft beers, microbrews and wines and spirits instead of old classics. That trend is taking a particular toll on Bud Light and Budweiser, whose share of the American beer market keeps shrinking. Parent company Anheuser-Busch InBev reported in October that its beer sales in the U.S. dropped more than 5% in the last quarter. “Budweiser […]

  • Bill Gates makes Alzheimer’s cure his new mission

    It’s one of the holy grails of science: a cure for Alzheimer’s. Currently, there is no treatment to stop the disease, let alone slow its progression. And billionaire Bill Gates thinks he will change that. “I believe there is a solution,” he told me without hesitation. “Any type of treatment would be a huge advance from where we are today,” he said, but “the long-term goal has got to be cure.” I had the chance to sit down with Gates […]

  • JFK docs: CIA received JFK assassination warning in 1962

    Claims of a Soviet plot to assassinate President John F. Kennedy as early as 1962 — which the CIA ultimately dismissed — were included in a 1963 memo to a top US investigation official, this week’s dump of declassified JFK assassination files reveals. The memo to James Lee Rankin — then-general counsel for the Warren Commission — details a tip that the CIA had received in the immediate aftermath of the killing from “an individual who described himself as a Polish […]

  • Louis C.K.: ‘These stories are true’

    Warning: This article contains language some may consider offensive. Comedian Louis C.K. has said the sexual misconduct allegations levied against him are true. He apologized Friday after a bombshell report by the New York Times the day before cited five women who said the comedian engaged in sexual misconduct, including masturbating in front of them. “These stories are true. At the time, I said to myself that what I did was okay because I never showed a woman my dick […]

  • Country Music Association Awards show remembers tragedies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn – Country music’s biggest night kicked off Wednesday with a remembrance of what has been a year of tragedy. The 51st annual Country Music Association Awards in Nashville began with an all-star choir including Darius Rucker, Keith Urban and Lady Antebellum singing the Hootie & the Blowfish hit “Hold My Hand.” Hosts Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley then paid tribute to the victims of mass shootings, including last month’s massacre at the Route 91 Harvest music festival in […]

  • Church gunman ‘seemed miserable’ as a security guard last week

    The gunman is dead, but the number of red flags found in his past keeps growing. We now know Devin Patrick Kelley escaped from a mental health facility after sneaking guns onto an Air Force base and threatening commanders. But it wasn’t enough to prevent him from buying four guns afterward. We also know he beat a former wife, abused his former stepson, posted about his rifle and his affinity for mass shootings, and recently disturbed his neighbor for several mornings in a […]

  • Government wants AT&T to sell CNN or DirecTV to approve purchase of Time Warner

    At a contentious meeting on Monday, the Department of Justice’s antitrust chief gave AT&T a choice: If you want us to approve your purchase of Time Warner, either sell off CNN’s parent unit or DirecTV. Otherwise, we’ll see you in court. The specter of a legal battle looms now that the government is holding up AT&T’s pending acquisition of Time Warner, the owner of CNN, TNT, TBS, HBO, and Warner Bros. The standoff has revived speculation that the Trump administration […]

  • Texas church shooting: Gov Abbott says gunman Devin Kelley was not supposed to have a gun

    SUTHERLAND SPRINGS – Texas church gunman Devin Kelley tried to get a license to carry a gun in Texas, but the state denied him, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said, citing the director of Texas’ Department of Public Safety. “So how was it that he was able to get a gun? By all the facts that we seem to know, he was not supposed to have access to a gun,” Abbott told CNN’s Chris Cuomo. “So how did this happen?” At […]