Monthly Archives: January 2018

Maryland state Dem’s ‘Jared Kushner Act’ would stop some arrests for failing to pay rent

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is seen at a President Trump news conference in Bedminster, N.J., Aug. 11, 2017.  (Associated Press) A Maryland state lawmaker in Baltimore has introduced what he calls the “Jared Kushner Act” — a bill that would ban the state’s judges from issuing arrest warrants for tenants being sued for […]

Harvey Weinstein Denies Sex Trafficking Allegations

Harvey Weinstein I’m a Lot of Things But Sex Trafficker Ain’t One of ’em! 1/30/2018 3:45 PM PST EXCLUSIVE Harvey Weinstein says actress Kadian Noble is way off base with her allegation he engaged in sex trafficking when she met him in his Cannes hotel room. Weinstein is responding to Noble’s lawsuit, and insists there […]

Steve Wynn loses $463M since report on allegations of sexual misconduct, report says

Steve Wynn, the casino billionaire, has reportedly lost $463 million after a report by The Wall Street Journal documented a history of alleged sexual misconduct by the mogul. Axios, citing a Dec. 22, 2017 disclosure, reported that Wynn holds 12,230,334 shares of Wynn Resorts stock. The stock has taken a hit since the allegations emerged. […]

‘The Bachelor’ Season 22 Episode 5 Recap: Krystal Annoys Everyone—Even Arie

Greetings, Bachelor fans. Your regular recapper, Anna, wasn’t available to dish on tonight’s episode, so I’m filling in for her. I can’t guarantee I’ll be as funny, but she and I do share similar “meh” feelings for Arie, so rest assured I’m bringing the shade. Let’s dive right in. The whole crew is in Ft. […]

U.S. memo urges big push on 5G wireless technology, eyes China threat

FILE: A visitors walks past a 5G sign during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last year. The technology is seen as a “key area of competition” internationally.  (Reuters) Some White House officials view next-generation 5G wireless service as a “key area of competition,” and they say that the threat from China, in particular, justifies a […]

Grammys 2018: All the Performances

Hands down, the performances were the most important moments from tonight’s Grammys ceremony. And needless to say, they were varied. From gorgeous ballad moments, like Lady Gaga’s performances of “Joanne” and “Million Reasons” to Cardi B and Bruno Mars’ electric rendition of “Finesse” to, of course, Kesha’s #MeToo moment, tonight’s live acts proved how powerful […]

Justice Ginsburg to skip State of the Union, signals she has no plans to retire

Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court poses for an official group portrait at the Supreme Court Building in Washington, June 1, 2017.  (Associated Press) Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will not be attending President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday. Instead, she will be at Roger Williams […]

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Getting a Very Scottish Wedding Present From Queen Elizabeth II

On May 19, 2018, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be married at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. And when it comes to who is taking who’s name, the royals do things a little differently. On their wedding day, the couple will be given totally new titles. Of course, one title just won’t be […]