GOP AIDE FOR BRETT KAVANAUGH NOMINATION RESIGNS AMID SEXUAL HARASSMENT CLAIMS

The resignation of communications aide Garrett Ventry comes as Kavanaugh, 53, pushes back against an allegation of sexual assault lodged...

CHINA SAID TO CALL OFF HIGH LEVEL TRADE TALKS WITH US AS TARIFF WAR ESCALATES

China has cancelled planned trade discussions with the U.S. amid rising tensions and new tariffs, The Wall Street Journal reported...

 
 
 

TOP VC DEALS: EVENTBRITE AND FARFETCH GO PUBLIC, INDIGOAG NOTCHES $3.5 BILLION VALUATION

A weekly recap of the most interesting venture capital deals, funds and start-ups.

TEEN E-CIGARETTE USE SURGED 75 PERCENT IN THE PAST YEAR, THREATENING BOOMING US MARKET

Over the past year, the number of high school students who have used e-cigarettes in the past 30 days has skyrocketed about 75 percent,...

 
 
 

GOOGLE SCRAMBLED TO GET EMPLOYEES TO DELETE AN INTERNAL MEMO ABOUT CENSORED SEARCH IN CHINA: REPORT

After an employee memo about Google's secretive plans for a censored search app in China started circulating in early September, human...

FORMER VP JOE BIDEN TO HEADLINE CALIFORNIA POLITICAL FUNDRAISER AHEAD OF MIDTERM ELECTIONS

Former Vice President Joe Biden, who is still weighing whether to run for president in 2020, will be heading to Beverly Hills next...

 
 
 

'THE WHOLE WORLD ECONOMY' IS AT RISK IF US-CHINA TRADE WAR GETS MUCH WORSE, SOCGEN CHAIR

He financial markets are not paying enough attention to the escalating U.S.-China trade war, Societe Generale's Lorenzo Bini Smaghi...

INVESCO REPORTEDLY GETTING OPPENHEIMERFUNDS FROM MASSMUTUAL IN $5 BILLION DEAL

Invesco is going to buy OppenheimerFunds, a subsidiary of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance, in a more than $5 billion deal, according...

 
 
 

TRUMP'S EX-LAWYER DOWD TRIED TO HELP FUND LEGAL DEFENSE FOR PAUL MANAFORT AND RICK GATES: REPORT

The Wall Street Journal said that White House ethics advisors rejected John Dowd's idea, and later rejected his later plan to personally...

TWITTER SAYS IT PATCHED A BUG THAT COULD HAVE SHARED USERS' PRIVATE MESSAGES

 
 
 

ROSENSTEIN SUGGESTED SECRETLY RECORDING TRUMP AND GETTING CABINET TO REMOVE HIM FROM OFFICE: REPORT

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosentein discussed secretly reporting President Donald Trump, and also talked about getting members of...

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE PROPOSES WEDNESDAY HEARING IN COUNTER OFFER TO BRETT KAVANAUGH ACCUSER

The committee's proposal would accommodate other requests Ford made Thursday night, including limited video coverage, keeping Kavanaugh...

 
 
 

SLOAN KETTERING'S COZY DEAL WITH START-UP IGNITES A NEW UPROAR

Paige.AI promised to transform how cancer is diagnosed with application of AI and health care. Their advantage, though, was access...

INVESTORS KEEP POURING MONEY INTO BONDS, AND ARE PAYING A BIG PRICE FOR IT

Risk-averse investors keep pouring money into bonds even though it means they've missed out on a big stock rally and face substantial...

 
 
 

RUSSIAN SUB FLEET CAPABLE OF FIRING MISSILES ARMED WITH NUKES, HYPERSONICS WILL BE READY BY 2024

In order to finance eight of the submarines, Moscow cut funding for other military modernization programs like the nation's surface...

DUKE ENERGY SAYS DAM BREACHED AT NORTH CAROLINA PLANT AND COAL ASH MAY BE FLOWING INTO CAPE FEAR RIVER

 
 
 

RED STATE DEMOCRAT MCCASKILL PREPARES FOR TRUMP ONSLAUGHT AS SHE OPPOSES KAVANAUGH NOMINATION

McCaskill, saying Kavanaugh will boost the influence of wealthy donors in elections, became the first of the five most vulnerable Senate...

THE US SECRET SERVICE JUST ORDERED A HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLE DESPITE TRUMP'S CALL FOR A BOYCOTT

Less than a month after President Donald Trump called for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, the US Secret Service has ordered...

 
 
 

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, DEMENTIA CASES TO DOUBLE BY 2060

The number of people projected to have Alzheimer's disease or dementia in the United States is expected to double by 2060, says a study...

KAVANAUGH ALLY'S BIZARRE MISTAKEN IDENTITY THEORY ABOUT ASSAULT ACCUSATION BLOWS UP IN HIS FACE

Christine Blasey Ford pushed back on the suggestion that mistaken identity was at play: "I knew them both, and socialized with Chris...

 
 
 



Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench." Read more ...

At Least 25 Dead, 60 Wounded After Military Parade Attack In Iran

At Least 25 Dead, 60 Wounded After Military Parade Attack In Iran

Gunmen disguised as soldiers reportedly began shooting from behind the stands during the parade. Iranian State media reported an Arab separatist group claimed responsibility... Read more ...

Rosenstein denies that he proposed secretly taping President Trump

Rosenstein denies that he proposed secretly taping President Trump

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White... Read more ...

PGA Tour Championship leaderboard: Live highlights from Round 3 at East Lake...

PGA Tour Championship leaderboard: Live highlights from Round 3 at East Lake Golf Club

Track all the action with live updates and highlights from the PGA's 2018 Tour Championship. Read more ...

Prison guards find $17.8 million worth of cocaine in shipment of donated bananas

Prison guards find $17.8 million worth of cocaine in shipment of donated bananas

It was a fruitful morning for a pair of prison guards who uncovered some monkey business when they spotted $17.8 million of cocaine hidden inside a shipment of bananas. Read more ...

Fugitive accused of threatening to shoot President Trump arrested in Ohio

Fugitive accused of threatening to shoot President Trump arrested in Ohio

Pennsylvania warrants issued for Christy allege burglary, probation violation and failure to appear for an aggravated assault case. Read more ...

Death count reaches 183 after ferry capsizes on Lake Victoria

Death count reaches 183 after ferry capsizes on Lake Victoria

UKARA, Tanzania - Divers rescued a man on Saturday as they searched for survivors from the wreck of an overcrowded Tanzanian ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria on Thursday... Read more ...

Fall-like weather for the first weekend of fall

Fall-like weather for the first weekend of fall

Welcoming fall with fall-like weather this weekend! But more rain chances are in the forecast. The breakdown right here in the full Storm Team forecast. Read more ...

Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers want more time to decide whether she'll...

Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers want more time to decide whether she'll speak publicly on sexual assault claim against Brett Kavanaugh

Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys have asked for more time to decide whether Ford will speak to the Senate Judiciary Committee about her claim that Brett Kavanaugh sexually... Read more ...

Rod Rosenstein Suggested Recording Trump And Invoking 25th Amendment: Report

Rod Rosenstein Suggested Recording Trump And Invoking 25th Amendment: Report

However, a source tells HuffPost that the deputy attorney general's comments about recording Trump were “sarcastic.” Read more ...