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Great Recession scars still leave Americans anxious about spending on the good life
Are Americans still anxious about their financial future even after eight years of a growing economy and a record high stock market? Their hesitation to spend on certain "extras" such as going out to eat, visiting Disney World or buying a club membership suggests lingering angst. Earlier this year,
'SO DISHONEST': Tucker And Glenn Greenwald Go After Media Lies On Trump-Russia
Carlson asked, "You and I don't agree on a lot of issues, but I think we share the same concern about this story, American journalists are being manipulated for whatever reason by the intelligence community in the United States, and I'm wondering why after years of having this happen to American jou
Lululemon Has Yoga Pants Patent Problem
The yogawear maker lacks the intellectual property needed to mount a defense against Amazon.com Inc. encroaching on its market, according to Canaccord Genuity Corp. analyst Camilo Lyon. That's of particular concern since Amazon began using a top Lululemon supplier, Eclat Textile Co., to make a new l
Here's What Came Of The NFL Meetings Today, According To Roger Goodell
It turns out not much came out of the meetings between NFL owners and players, which everyone believed would bring action on the national anthem protests. A group of 11 owners and more than a dozen NFL players gathered at the league's headquarters Tuesday and although many in attendance believe that
Trump: I'll decide on Fed chair in a 'very short period of time'
Asked if Tuesday if he had a preferred candidate, President Donald Trump replied that "honestly, I like them all. I do, I have a great respect for all of them." | Susan Walsh/AP President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he will decide within a "fairly short period of time" who his pick to be the nex
North Korea Is Playing a Longer Game Than the U.S.
If we think through the North Korea nuclear weapons dilemma using game theory, one aspect of the problem deserves more attention, namely the age of the country's leader, Kim Jong Un: 33. Because peaceful exile doesn't appear to be an option -- his escaping the country safely would be hard -- Kim nee
Here's How This 'Game Of Thrones' Star Escaped Weinstein's Advances
Harvey Weinstein took a few shots at Lena Headey in the past, but she was one of the lucky ones who were able to dodge his sexual advances. The "Game of Thrones" star became one of the latest actresses to give details of her troubling encounter with Weinstein, coming forward in a series of tweets on
Trump's erratic trade policies are already undermining a key driver of economic prosperity
US President Donald Trump and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Many of the economists and investors who feared Donald Trump's harsh trade promises during the presidential campaign have taken umbrage at some of the administration's lack of follow-through on the divisive issue.
A Federal Judge Just Blocked Trump's New Travel Ban. Again.
A Federal Judge Just Blocked Trump's New Travel Ban. Again. A federal judge in Hawaii has barred enforcement of President Donald Trump's third wave of travel restrictions, which were promulgated after the 90-day ban on migrant travel from six countries with high instances of terror expired in Septem
Trump Jr. Trolls Jane Fonda After She Says She's 'Not Proud Of America Today'
Donald Trump Jr. trolled Jane Fonda on Twitter after the actress admitted she's "not proud of America today." "Darn, we lost 'Hanoi Jane'... again. I'm not sure how real hardworking Americans will be able to cope," Trump Jr. tweeted Tuesday. (RELATED: Michael Moore, Other Celebs Blame Trump For Char
REPORT: FBI Sat On Evidence Tying The Clintons To A Russians Bribery Scheme
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) reportedly buried evidence tying the Clinton Foundation to a Russian bribery scheme underway as the Obama administration decided whether or not to give Moscow control over U.S. uranium reserves. FBI officials collected evidence of a Russian bribery scheme th
Report: Kaepernick Blames Trump For His Unemployment
Colin Kaepernick will name President Donald Trump's harsh anti-protest rhetoric as a central factor in his collusion grievance against National Football League (NFL) ownership, according to CBS News. Kaepernick plans to file a grievance against NFL ownership alleging a concerted effort by the 32 tea
Trump's Drug Czar Nominee Withdraws After Expose
Republican Pennsylvania Rep. Tom Marino withdrew his name from consideration as drug czar Tuesday following a report that revealed he was involved with legislation that benefited drug distributors. "Rep.Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar," Pres
Airbus Sends a Thank You Card to Donald Trump
There's chutzpah and then there's the deal that Airbus SE just struck with Bombardier Inc. By acquiring a 50 percent stake in Bombardier's struggling C Series commercial jet program -- for free -- Airbus has handed Boeing Co., its U.S. nemesis, a whopping black eye. Fearing the C Series could let Bo
Huge gold discovery-astronomers can confirm how precious metals were formed
The origin of gold and other precious metals in the universe has finally been confirmed after a gravitational wave collision was seen and heard in its entirety for the first time by thousands of astronomers around the globe, several of the scientific groups involved announced on Monday. 'The exquisi
CATCH-22: Trump May Have To Comply With NAFTA Even If He Withdraws From It
President Donald Trump will not be able to remove the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) without congressional approval, according to some legal commentators. The free trade agreement that eliminates most tariffs for trade between the United States, Canada and Mexico
Olbermann: Trump Helped Ruin Mike Tyson
Former sports columnist Keith Olbermann partially blames President Donald Trump for the decline of boxer Mike Tyson that eventually led to rape charges. Olbermann, a vociferous Trump critic, claims that Trump and late boxing promoter Don King destabilized Tyson's inner ring of advisers and confidant
North Korea Warns That Nuclear War Could 'Break Out Any Moment'
North Korea warned that a nuclear war "may break out any moment" as the U.S. and South Korea began one of the largest joint naval drills off both the east and west coasts of the peninsula. Kim In Ryong Kim In Ryong, North Korea's deputy ambassador to the United Nations, said on Monday that his natio
Indonesia AirAsia Jet Plunges 24,000 Feet in Just 9 Minutes
CANBERRA, Australia - A jetliner rapidly descended by 24,000 feet after the aircraft lost cabin air pressure while traveling from Australia to the holiday island of Bali on Sunday. People aboard Indonesia AirAsia Flight QZ535 described a panicked flight crew announcing an emergency and oxygen mas
Most of the Caribbean is still open for cruises. Here's what ports are open and closed
Hurricanes Irma and Maria blasted through some islands in the Caribbean, but that doesn't mean your cruise itinerary will get blown out too. Most of the 50 cruise ports throughout the region suffered little or no damage and remain open. The four major ports that were affected plan to reopen by late