Powell: Congress and Fed both need to ‘stay with it’ to bolster recovery

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Congress and the Federal Reserve both need to “stay with it” in working to bolster the economic recovery, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said on Wednesday. Despite progress in rebounding from the coronavirus economic downturn, “there is a long way to go,” with millions still jobless compared to where the […]

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Facebook Takes Down Fake Pages Created in China Aimed at Influencing U.S. Election

WASHINGTON — Facebook has detected limited Chinese operations intended to both help and hurt President Trump’s re-election chances, the company announced on Tuesday, the first public disclosure of Chinese efforts to influence the presidential election in November. The Chinese activity, while modest and not directly attributed to the government in Beijing, could undercut Mr. Trump’s […]

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‘A Titan of Justice’: Leaders React to Ginsburg’s Death

Political leaders from both sides of the aisle and the chief justice of the United States offered tributes to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Friday, remembering her as a trailblazer and a champion for justice. The chief justice, John G. Roberts Jr., said in a statement released by the court: “Our nation has […]

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As Courts Uphold Broad Mail-In Voting, DeJoy Apologizes for Missteps

Courts on both sides of the United States issued rulings on Thursday that could expand mail-in voting in the election in November, as the postmaster general privately apologized to state officials for missteps in his agency’s efforts to educate voters on mail-in ballots. In Pennsylvania, the state Supreme Court paved the way for more mail-in […]

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ACM Fans Fuming Over Carrie Underwood & Thomas Rhett Tie | Daily Pop | E! News

The country singers both win at the 2020 Academy of Country Music Awards and fans are pissed. Plus, did Gwen Stefani shade ex-husband Gavin Rossdale? Watch "Daily Pop" weekdays at 12:30pm ET|9:30am PT! Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1188754/carrie-underwood-and-thomas-rhett-make-2020-acm-awards-history-by-tying-for-entertainer-of-the-year #CarrieUnderwood #ENews #DailyPop #ThomasRhett #GwenStefani #GavinRossdale Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub Subscribe to Daily Pop The PODCAST: http://linktr.ee/dailypop About Daily Pop: Come […]

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Heidi Klum Raves Over How ‘Stunning’ Sofia Vergara Is As They Strike A Pose For Sexy ‘AGT’ Selfie

Sofia Vergara & Heidi Klum both looked absolutely ravishing during a behind the scenes moment at ‘America’s Got Talent’. Name a sexier duo. We will wait. Sofia Vergara, 48, and Heidi Klum, 47, gushed about one another in a super sexy selfie posted on Tuesday, September 15. They both came to slay in the snap, […]

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Chinese firm collects data of US leaders, military

Social media and other online data on both prominent Americans and the U.S. military has been collected since 2017 by a Chinese technology company that purportedly markets itself to clients in the country’s military, government and commercial sector. The findings follow the retrieval of a copy of Shenzhen Zhenhua Data Technology’s database by an Australian cybersecurity firm […]

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Hailey Baldwin Stuns In Pink String Bikini Amid Sexy Versace Campaign With Bella Hadid

Hailey Baldwin rocked two hot pink bikinis: one for a Versace video, and the other for a pool day! Both looks were revealed before her Versace campaign with Bella Hadid launches. If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Hailey Baldwin, 23, has […]

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No small feat: Five takeaways from Lakers’ Game 5 win over Rockets

During the regular season, Lakers coach Frank Vogel had a goal of playing both “bigger” lineups and “smaller” lineups within the same game. He wanted to prepare his team for any style of play they might encounter, including against the Houston Rockets, whom they eliminated from the playoffs Saturday night with a 119-96 victory. Those […]

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Twitter dings Trump tweet on voting in North Carolina: ‘Voting twice in North Carolina is illegal’

Twitter again flagged President Trump for encouraging voters in North Carolina to both vote by mail, then show up at the polls on Election Day. The social media platform put a warning label on Trump’s Saturday tweet and limited its circulation for violating rules on election integrity by “encouraging people to potentially vote twice.” “Voting […]

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Tyler Chatwood and Jose Quintana trending upward, could return soon for Cubs

AP Photo/Paul Sancya Chatwood and Quintana are both scheduled to reach 120 feet in their respective throwing programs this weekend. The Cubs have kept searching for additional depth pieces while waiting for several players to get healthy, but they might be on the verge of getting close to full strength. Right-hander Tyler Chatwood (strained right […]

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Donors give more than $1.2 million to UCLA athletics cover coronavirus-related costs

Mary Manuck grew up with UCLA as both her backyard and her playground. Her parents lived in married student housing on campus when she was just a year old, making her a Bruin practically since birth. On her first date with her husband, a native New Yorker with no ties to the school, she was […]

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Verzuz hypes Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight for next Instagram diva battle

Will it be combat… or church? Verzuz seems to believe they can have it both ways. The popular faceoff platform announced in a social media post Tuesday that soul divas Gladys Knight and Patti LaBelle will be the next to square off, in a contest for the heavyweight belters’ belt Sunday night. “Leave ya church […]

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Trump Claims ‘Sophisticated Friends’ Say He’s ‘Most Innocent’ President Ever

Both the president and vice president made delusional and untrue remarks on Monday as they continue their war against the truth while once again showing their willingness to lie to the American people in an attempt to hold on to power. During a Labor Day press conference held at the White House North Portico — […]

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Bears release Week 1 depth chart

Bears cornerback Jaylon Johnson (33) and safety Tashaun Gipson (38) are both listed as starters. | Nam Y Huh/AP Veteran Tashaun Gipson and rookie Jaylon Johnson are listed as the team’s starting safety and cornerback, respectively, in the first Bears depth chart of the season. Veteran safety Tashaun Gipson and rookie cornerback Jaylon Johnson became […]

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Harris, Pence make dueling trips to battleground Wisconsin as Trump tries to close gap

Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris are both campaigning in the crucial battleground state of Wisconsin on Labor Day, the traditional kickoff for the fall general election campaign. While parachuting into the same state, the running mates to President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will be far apart – on opposite sides of Wisconsin. The vice president heads […]

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In Year of Voting by Mail, a Scramble to Beef Up In-Person Voting, Too

PHILADELPHIA — Unnerved by the difficulties of voting amid a pandemic and faced with both the political static injected by President Trump and the limits on expanding voting by mail, state and local authorities across the country are racing to rethink and reinforce the polling sites where tens of millions of people are still expected […]

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N.H.L. Conference Finals Begin After Hectic Second Round

Against the sizzle of late summer, the ice in Edmonton, Alberta, is being prepared to host both of the N.H.L.’s conference finals, beginning with Sunday night’s Game 1 of the Western Conference series between the Dallas Stars and Vegas Golden Knights. In the Eastern series, the Tampa Bay Lightning will clash with the Islanders, starting […]

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Trump Administration Closing Military Newspaper That Informs Troops — and Speaks for Them

WASHINGTON — Stars and Stripes, the military newspaper that has both informed and spoken for American troops over the decades, will cease print and online publication by the last day of September, expanding the Trump administration’s war on news media to include those paid by the government to cover the military. Begun during the Civil […]

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‘Shameless’ resumes filming second season amid Covid-19 fears

Two more Warner Bros. Television TV series, both from John Wells Prods., are resuming production in Los Angeles next week. “Shameless” is set to start filming its 11th and final season on Sept. 8; TNT’s “Animal Kingdom” will begin shooting Season 5 on Sept. 7. They are the first WBTV series to restart production in […]

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Voting Twice? Trump Creates a New Headache for Election Officials

By encouraging North Carolina voters to test the integrity of the elections system by casting both mail and in-person ballots, and repeating some of the same claims in a series of tweets on Thursday, President Trump seemed to mimic a cynical slogan originating in 20th Century machine politics: Vote early and often. Indeed, Mr. Trump’s […]

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Trump, Biden to visit 9/11 crash site in Pennsylvania on 19th anniversary of attacks

President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will both visit Shanksville, Pennsylvania, the site of the Flight 93 National Memorial, next Friday on the 19th anniversary of 9/11. Flight 93 was hijacked by al Qaeda terrorists on Sept., 11, 2001, and is believed to have been intended to hit the U.S. Capitol building before crashing […]

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Trump, friends mourn right-wing activist killed in Portland

A supporter of a right-wing group who was shot dead on a Portland, Oregon, street was mourned by both friends and President Donald Trump as a victim of mob violence while an online fundraising effort raised tens of thousands of dollars in his memory. Just hours before he was shot in the chest Saturday night, […]

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Serena Williams has no equals in tennis. Her peers are LeBron, Beyoncé and Tiger | Deep Dive

Serena Williams’ GOAT credentials are equally impressive in both tennis and cultural influence. Clinton Yates takes a deep dive on what makes Serena his favorite athlete ever. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN […]

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Keke Palmer Kicks Off VMA’s 2020 In Stunning Dress While Delivering Powerful Speech About BLM

Keke Palmer brought on both the laughs and the reality of the world we are living in while opening the 2020 VMA’s. Keke Palmer, 27, kicked off the 2020 VMA’s in style in a stunning silvery feather dress that fit her body flawlessly. The ensemble looked absolutely smashing on her while she opened the highly-anticipated […]

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