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Biden Taps Ex-Fed Chair Janet Yellen to Lead the Treasury, According to an AP Source

2 minutes ago   |   Time

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden has chosen former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to serve as treasury secretary, a pivotal role in which she would help shape and...
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College students could further spread COVID over semester break

College students could further spread COVID over semester break

20 minutes ago   |   WRAL

Many N.C. college students who are not living at home plan to spend Thanksgiving holiday with their families. Health professionals suggest that these students test negative for...
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Windhorst: Anthony Davis May Structure Lakers Contract to Help Giannis Pursuit

36 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Anthony Davis has yet to sign a new contract with the Los Angeles Lakers , and his final decision may hinge on whether Giannis Antetokounmpo takes a supermax deal with the...
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Currency Comptroller's Proposed Rule Breaks Banking Discrimination

52 minutes ago   |   NSSF

The days of corporate banking overlords forcing discriminatory policies on lawful industries is, hopefully, coming to an end. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency...
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PFL champion Emiliano Sordi used $1 million prize to feed people in Argentina struggling in pandemic

PFL champion Emiliano Sordi used $1 million prize to feed people in Argentina struggling in pandemic

58 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie

Emiliano Sordi is making the most of his $1 million PFL prize. The Argentine fighter came out on the winning side of PLF's playoff and tournament at 205 pounds in 2019. Sordi...
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Victor Oladipo Trade Rumors: Knicks Execs Mixed on Possible Deal for Pacers Star

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

Opinion on a trade for Indiana Pacers star Victor Oladipo appears to be divided within the New York Knicks front office...
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UConn Women's Basketball Team Pauses Activities After Positive COVID-19 Test

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The Connecticut women's basketball team won't be tipping off the season this week. The school announced a member of the program tested positive for COVID-19, forcing the...
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Takk McKinley Claimed off Waivers by Raiders After Failed 49ers Physical

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Las Vegas Raiders added some depth to their defensive line Monday. They announced they claimed defensive end Takkarist McKinley via waivers from the San Francisco 49ers ...
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Danny Chavez vs. Jared Gordon set for UFC Fight Night on Feb. 20

Danny Chavez vs. Jared Gordon set for UFC Fight Night on Feb. 20

1 hour ago   |   MMAjunkie

Danny Chavez has his second UFC fight booked. The Colombian fighter has been matched up against Jared Gordon in a featherweight bout for at a UFC “Fight Night” event set for...
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Sen. Feinstein Will Step Aside As The Leading Democrat On Senate Judiciary Committee

2 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   7 articles

She was heavily criticized last month for her response to the confirmation process for Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett.
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'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's attempts to subvert the results of the... Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Summary List Placement US stocks gained on Monday amid reports that former Fed Chair Janet Yellen would be selected as President-elect Joe Biden's Treasury Secretary. The news... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

A customer left a $3,000 tip for a single beer as a restaurant voluntarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Diplomats express relief over Blinken's expected nomination after four years of bruising political battles and mismanagement under Trump. Read more ...

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...