Michael Chiesa

Adulation of Michael Jordan More Powerful Than Ever

5 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The sports world isn't turning to LeBron James or Patrick Mahomes or Mike Trout for comfort. It's turning to a 57-year-old man in the third or fourth quarter of his life.
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Trump removes watchdog tapped for virus rescue oversight

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   5 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to help...
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The Shock Doctrine Came for Bail Reform

2 hours ago   |   The New Republic

It was death at Rikers Island, the awful emblem of New York State's jail and prison system, that propelled calls for cash bail reform. Those demands achieved some success...
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Michael Jordan Game-Worn Dream Team Jersey to Be Auctioned; $25K Starting Bid

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

If you have tens of thousands of dollars just lying around, a signed Michael Jordan jersey could be yours...
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How Could the Strongest Country in the World Fall So Far?

How Could the Strongest Country in the World Fall So Far?

3 hours ago   |   BAG news Notes

“...and, in the United States of America” How many times in recent days and weeks have you heard someone end a statement about the coronavirus, and the government's futility...
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Coronavirus investing 3-1-1: A global fund manager beating 98% of his peers shares 3 stocks that are must-haves, one he'll buy when opportunity strikes, and one he doesn't trust anymore

Coronavirus investing 3-1-1: A global fund manager beating 98% of his peers shares 3 stocks that are must-haves, one he'll buy when opportunity strikes, and one he doesn't trust anymore

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

International fund manager Michael Testorf gave Business Insider tips on how he's constructing a diversified portfolio in a world reshaped by the COVID-19 pandemic . Testorf is...
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'We have a global money-printing orgy going on' so you should buy hard assets like gold, says former hedge fund manager

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Michael Novogratz, former head of Fortress Investment Group and founder of cryptocurrency bank Galaxy Digital, said on Tuesday that there's a "global money-printing orgy going...
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Virus puts UK PM in intensive care; US top doctor hopeful

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By LORI HINNANT and DANICA KIRKA LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in intensive care Tuesday with the coronavirus, while Japan's leader declared a monthlong...
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UK's Covid-19 deaths jump by record 854 to rise above 6,000

UK's Covid-19 deaths jump by record 854 to rise above 6,000

5 hours ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in the UK has surpassed 6,000, after a record number of deaths were reported for a 24-hour period. The news comes as PM Johnson...
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‘Who has the nuke codes?' Piers Morgan's provocative quizzing of Michael Gove splits opinion as BoJo lies in intensive care

‘Who has the nuke codes?' Piers Morgan's provocative quizzing of Michael Gove splits opinion as BoJo lies in intensive care

5 hours ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

Bombastic TV host Piers Morgan's probing of Minister Michael Gove about who's in control of the UK's nuclear weapons while the PM is being treated for Covid-19 has divided...
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President Trump removes watchdog tapped for oversight of $2 trillion virus...

President Trump removes watchdog tapped for oversight of $2 trillion virus rescue package

It was not immediately clear who will now oversee the rescue law. Read more ...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first lady's chief of staff

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her post. She never held a formal press briefing. Read more ...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first lady's chief of staff

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her post. She never held a formal press briefing. Read more ...

‘Big disparity': 70% of Louisiana's coronavirus deaths are African...

‘Big disparity': 70% of Louisiana's coronavirus deaths are African Americans, governor says

Louisiana's population is 33% African American, according to 2019 U.S. Census data. Read more ...

Long Lines, Masks And Plexiglas Barriers Greet Wisconsin Voters At Polls

Long Lines, Masks And Plexiglas Barriers Greet Wisconsin Voters At Polls

After an 11th-hour scramble, Wisconsin forged ahead with its election, despite fears about the coronavirus outbreak and an ongoing stay-at-home order. (Image credit: Kamil... Read more ...

Pentagon Ordered Navy Chief's Apology for Slamming Carrier Captain

Pentagon Ordered Navy Chief's Apology for Slamming Carrier Captain

Defense Secretary Mark Esper directed acting Navy chief Thomas Modly to apologize for profanity-laced remarks aboard the coronavirus-hit USS Theodore Roosevelt. Read more ...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed in February that...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed in February that 'we will not see diseases like the coronavirus' come to America

Kayleigh McEnany, the newly-named White House press secretary for President Donald Trump, claimed in a February 25 interview on Fox Business that the novel coronavirus wouldn't... Read more ...

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate should quickly approve more funds for small-business loans to prevent layoffs due to the coronavirus outbreak. McConnell... Read more ...

Appeals court rejects block on Trump administration execution plans

Appeals court rejects block on Trump administration execution plans

An appeals court panel has voted, 2-1, to overturn an injunction against the Trump administration's plan to restart federal executions for the first time since 2003. However... Read more ...

Taliban suspends prisoner exchange talks with Afghan govt, recalls negotiators

Taliban suspends prisoner exchange talks with Afghan govt, recalls negotiators

The Taliban on Tuesday recalled its negotiators from Afghanistan hours after they suspended talks on a prisoner exchange process with the Afghan government, a spokesman for the... Read more ...