Trump is said to consider naming Mulvaney to lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
WASHINGTON -- Mick Mulvaney once called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau "a sad, sick joke." Now, he may get to oversee ...Read more
University of California regents meeting on Thursday admonished UC President Janet Napolitano for agreeing to a plan that led to interference in a state audit on the operation of her office.
Her approval of a plan in ...Read more
SMITHFIELD, N.C.-- A Wilson woman's apparent attempt at helping her younger sister ended up getting both of them in trouble Tuesday at the Johnston County courthouse.
Anna Alston, 18, had a court date in Smithfield. But ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The husband of a woman whose dismembered body was found in a Lenexa, Kan., storage unit was charged this week with abandonment of a corpse.
Justin Rey told police that his wife died after giving birth ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- U.S. taxpayers paid out more than $900,000 in the most recent fiscal year to settle claims on Capitol Hill, the highest amount in 10 years.
That's according to statistics released Thursday by the Office of ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis police officers will be required each month to read and acknowledge a special order reiterating the rights of journalists, according to Interim Police Commissioner Lawrence O'Toole.
It states that ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- A hearing in the murder case of New York real estate scion Robert Durst was postponed Thursday after the multimillionaire was hospitalized in the middle of the night, officials said.
Durst, who is accused ...Read more
Comcast Corp. is the latest company to join the pursuit of Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox media assets, including Fox's movie studio, cable channels and t international operations, according to two people familiar ...Read more
Fires of RevengeDavid Clink
Abdul Mossad survived his forced exit from the United States after spending years of his life successfully executing his personal jihad against the American economy. Having been scorned then rejected by his countrymen, he executes a daring escape ending up in Switzerland. Now as Mikaeel Saeed...
Best Buy's top executives signaled Thursday that the retailer's high-flying sales growth of the past six months will once again slow down during the holidays.
The fourth quarter, which accounts for a third of the ...Read more
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Roy Moore won a reprieve in his struggle to survive as a U.S. Senate candidate Thursday when the Alabama Republican Party affirmed it would continue backing him despite allegations that he sexually ...Read more
WASHINGTON--Democrats called Al Franken's behavior unacceptable, returned his campaign donations, and hinted that -- absent a satisfying explanation in response to a sexual harassment allegation -- they'd eventually demand...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Mick Mulvaney once called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau "a sad, sick joke." Now, he may get to oversee Elizabeth Warren's favorite regulator.
Mulvaney, President Donald Trump's Office of ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Philharmonic's spring news earlier this year that its longtime president and CEO, Deborah Borda, was departing for New York sent the arts world spinning. Since then, one question has hung -- ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice either neglected protocol while supervising the arrest of Freddie Gray or made reasonable decisions in a chaotic scene.
The question of whether Rice acted with reason or ...Read more
Tired of stories about driverless cars? Then how about a story of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, one of the world's quickest cars ever made? It's so tuned to driving it comes standard with only a driver's seat.
The ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- House Republican leaders cheered passing a major tax overhaul Thursday, but 13 Republicans voted bucked their party and voted against the bill.
All but one of the Republicans hailed from New York, New Jersey...Read more
Facebook has launched a video app called Creators aimed at building a community of closely followed producers like YouTube's, the company announced Thursday.
The company opened a new office in Playa Vista last year in ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- The Baltimore homicide detective who was shot in the head Wednesday has died, police said.
Police on Thursday identified the officer as Detective Sean Suiter, an 18-year veteran of the city police force and a...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Congressional Hispanic Caucus, made up strictly of Democrats, rejected Florida Republican Rep. Carlos Curbelo's bid to join its ranks Thursday, saying some members are concerned about his stance on ...Read more
New York state has fined Cigna Health and Life Insurance Co. $2 million on accusations that it violated state insurance law.
The state said the Bloomfield, Conn.-based insurer illegally sold stop-loss insurance and ...Read more
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