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Daughter: Actress and author Carrie Fisher dies at age 60

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carrie Fisher, the daughter of Hollywood royalty who played Princess Leia in the original “Star Wars” and turned her experiences with addiction and mental illness into bestselling books, a hit film and popular stage performances, died Tuesday after …


Schock accused of vast criminal misconduct

The Justice Department accused former Rep. Aaron Schock of running his congressional office and campaign committee like a personal money-making operation in a stunning, 24-count criminal indictment Thursday.Federal prosecutors allege that Schock pocketed tens of thousands of dollars in improper mileage reimbursments, …


German company beats Rubik’s Cube trademark

Joe Mullin – Nov 10, 2016 11:20 pm UTC Iconic puzzle game Rubik’s Cube lost a major trademark battle earlier today, when the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that a trademark on the shape of Rubik’s Cube is invalid.The court held …


The TpP is dead! Announced nearly an hour after Trump’s visit to Obama

The Senate’s soon-to-be-top Democrat told labor leaders Thursday that the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the trade deal at the center of President Obama’s “pivot” to strengthen ties with key Asian allies, will not be ratified by Congress.That remark from Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.), …


Toward A New World Order?

A Brave New World is coming? Perhaps. We had a recent discussion with a group of people in the hopeless business of doing long term forecasting. This made us think about what the world will look like over the next 20 to …


Trump List of Cabinet Prospects: All Insiders

The list, obtained by BuzzFeed News, reveals a number of familiar faces including Ben Carson, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Mike Huckabee, Newt Gingrich and others being weighed for multiple positions.In total, the list includes 41 names and covers 14 different departments. …

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