Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Amy Schumer opens book tour for essay collection Amy Schumer opens book tour for essay collection

All those assholes really showed me several specific versions of who I didn't want to become if I was ever in charge. I'd just had acupuncture, so there was oil in my hair and there were deep red lines on my cheeks from being face down on the table, ...

Lagos ranked the 3rd worst city in the world Lagos ranked the 3rd worst city in the world

Sydney dropped out of the top ten cities. They are Melbourne, Australia; Vienna, Austria; Vancouver, Canada; Toronto, Canada; and Calgary, Canada. "Factors such as social unrest in many U.S. cities due to the deaths of black people in police cu...

Guns N' Roses Launch a Surprise Pop-Up Shop in West Hollywood Today Guns N' Roses Launch a Surprise Pop-Up Shop in West Hollywood Today

Fashion designer John Varvatos has launched a Guns N' Roses capsule collection to mark the band's reunion. A special kick-off event takes place Thursday from 3 until 7 pm with a DJ set, door prizes and ticket giveaways. Consumers can also enter to be...

Cathay Pacific profit sinks on fuel-hedge losses Cathay Pacific profit sinks on fuel-hedge losses

The company took a HK$4.49 billion loss from fuel hedging contract, which also contributed to the drop in profits. Cathay and its unit Dragonair carried 2.7 percent more passengers in the first seven months of this year, taking the number to 20.3...

Aetna Warned it Would Cut Obamacare If Humana Deal Was Blocked Aetna Warned it Would Cut Obamacare If Humana Deal Was Blocked

The company said earlier it was scaling back plans to enter new marketplaces, but its announcement late Monday saw it proclaim 2017 exits in almost a dozen states with existing plans. "We see these decisions as an opportunity for CareSource to offer ...

United States crude stocks fall unexpectedly in week United States crude stocks fall unexpectedly in week

October Brent crude LCOV6, -0.75% on London's ICE Futures exchange fell $0.47, or 1%, to $48.76 a barrel. On Tuesday, an Iranian press official said the country likely wouldn't be pumping at the pre-sanction level - between 4 million and 4.2 millio...

Cisco laying off 14000, almost 20 percent of global employees

But the company is making a transition to more software based products and also cloud based tools for data centers. Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that incredible things can h...

Bartolo Colon draws a walk for the first time in his career Bartolo Colon draws a walk for the first time in his career

NY is 3-13 in their last 16 against the NL West, 9-4 in Colon's last 13 starts, and 1-4 in their last five overall while the D-Backs are 0-4 in their last four Monday games, 2-7 in Ray's last nine starts, and 7-19 in their last 26 home games against ...

Detectives question man in slayings of NYC imam, associate Detectives question man in slayings of NYC imam, associate

A suspect has been taken into custody and is being questioned, New York Daily News reports. Akonjee, 55, and Uddin, 64, were shot shortly after leaving the Al-Furqan Jame Masjid mosque in the Ozone Park neighborhood of Queens. As for the feud, so...

Defense: Pennsylvania official's aides leaked files, lied

Authorities say she also lied when she was called to testify before a grand jury. King and the consultant, Josh Morrow, testified against Kane last week. Steele highlighted numerous texts and telephone conversations between the attorney general and...

Rio Sunday: Big day for athletic and gymnast greats

Chinese officials say a female Chinese swimmer has tested positive for a banned substance at the Rio Olympics - the first competitor in the sport to fail a test at the games. "We feel so fortunate to be part of this team, " Logan said. "There was n...

Phelps Caps Olympic Career With 23rd Gold Phelps Caps Olympic Career With 23rd Gold

Murphy, who won two backstroke golds in Rio, put the Americans out front with a world-record split - it counts since he was leading off - before Britain surged ahead on the breaststroke with its own world-record holder, Adam Peaty. At the end of a gr...

Justice Department Finds Baltimore Police Department at Fault of Serious Offenses Justice Department Finds Baltimore Police Department at Fault of Serious Offenses

But among the 300,000 reported stops of pedestrians between January 2010 and May 2015, 44 percent took place in two small districts that contain just 11 percent of the city's population and are predominantly African-American. "This fractured relation...

Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli opponent's hand

Islam El Shehaby would not acknowledge Or Sasson , who clinched the first round win. When Sasson extended his hand, El Shehaby backed away, shaking his head. "There's absolutely no excuse for it", a spokesman said. An Egyptian judoka refused the c...

United States election 2016: Hillary Clinton releases tax returns

While it's normal for presidential candidates to release their tax returns , the Clintons are also now trying to call attention to Trump's refusal, thus far, to do so himself. Adding an effective state and local income tax rate of 9.0%, the couple's...

Reflections from the Democratic National Convention

Though that's all hypothetical, as an outside group that takes its cues from the Clinton campaign says it has no plans now to play in Arizona and Georgia. There are seats open and opening on the Supreme Court. So puuuhleeeze - let's not let the corpo...

Severe weather delays Dolphins-Giants preseason game Severe weather delays Dolphins-Giants preseason game

First-round pick cornerback Artie Burns missed the game with a nagging thigh injury, while linebackers Bud Dupree and Jarvis Jones - former first-round picks - also sat out. Giants: "Ball security is the No. 1 priority and I didn't do a good job of i...

Clinton to release tax returns in move to pressure Trump

The USSS is one of America's oldest federal law enforcement bodies and responsible for the security of the president, along with the two presidential candidates. "This is a strong political movement, the Second Amendment", Trump told Fox News. "And t...

Vail Resorts to buy ski resort Whistler Blackcomb

The transaction has also been unanimously approved by the Vail Resorts board of directors. This isn't Vail's first expansion and development deal of this year. Dave Brownlie , Whistler Blackcomb's chief executive officer, said that Vail has "a ...

Ruby Tuesday will close 95 restaurants Ruby Tuesday will close 95 restaurants

Ruby Tuesday includes 724 restaurants, 646 of which are company-operated. Chief Executive JJ Buettgen blamed softness in the casual dining industry and increased promotional activity by rivals for the results. "My first task was to perform a deep ...

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