Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be heading to Netflix – but to do what, exactly?

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be heading to Netflix – but to do what, exactly?

Plus, the Apple TV+ line-up clearly aligns with the Sussexes progressive values. There is that forthcoming Oprah/Harry mental health documentary. Just debuted, meanwhile, is Little America, “an anthology of funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring, and surprising stories about the lives of immigrants in the United States”. Forthcoming offerings include The Banker, a movie starring Anthony Mackie … Read more…

Trump 2020 election Democratic opponents raise more money than him

Trump 2020 election Democratic opponents raise more money than him

Democratic presidential hopefuls Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren (L), former Vice President Joe Biden (C) and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders participate of the seventh Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season co-hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register at the Drake University campus in Des Moines, Iowa on January 14, 2020. Robyn Beck … Read more…

China is the 'most serious threat' to the United States: James Jones

China is the ‘most serious threat’ to the United States: James Jones

A Chinese and U.S. flag at a booth during the first China International Import Expo in Shanghai, taken on November 6, 2018. Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images Beijing has been forthcoming about its long-term goals and is the “most serious threat” to the U.S., according to a former U.S. national security advisor. “China … Read more…

What college is like for students with disabilities, according to a Harvard grad

What college is like for students with disabilities, according to a Harvard grad

“Can you hear me?” The voice coming through my earbuds sounds scratchy. The earbuds connect to an FM receiver, part of an assistive listening device. Harvard Law School hired American Sign Language interpreters with voice transliteration skills to provide access to audio and visual information in my classes. In the back, interpreters Celia Michau and … Read more…

Before Qasem Soleimani killing, Trump warned of Iran war by Obama

Before Qasem Soleimani killing, Trump warned of Iran war by Obama

In this Feb. 10, 2011 file photo, Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. Alex Brandon | AP There’s always a tweet — and sometimes a video, too. Years before authorizing the killing of top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani on Thursday night, Donald Trump repeatedly warned that then-President Barack Obama … Read more…

Bloomberg Hawkfish firm falsely told recruits it would be main DNC platform

Bloomberg Hawkfish firm falsely told recruits it would be main DNC platform

During the week Mike Bloomberg announced his run for president in November, a technology company he founded was reaching out to potential recruits through an outside firm, saying it would be the “primary platform” for the Democratic National Committee. But the claim wasn’t true. The firm, Hawkfish LLC, is the main digital agency and technology … Read more…

Navarro sees Dow 32,000 in 2020 and US economic growth closer to 3%

Navarro sees Dow 32,000 in 2020 and US economic growth closer to 3%

White House trade advisor Peter Navarro on Tuesday predicted the Dow Jones Industrial Average will hit “at least” 32,000 in 2020. That would be 12.4% higher than Monday’s close. “I’m looking forward to a great 2020,” Navarro told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” “Forecast wise, I’m seeing closer to 3% real GDP growth than 2%. I’m seeing … Read more…

Why consumer protections didn't improve as expected in the 2010s

Why consumer protections didn’t improve as expected in the 2010s

President Barack Obama signs the the financial reform bill into law July 21, 2010. Getty Images To sum up the past decade, you could call it a tale of two presidents. For evidence of that, look no further than the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The financial overhaul legislation was signed into … Read more…

Obama shares photo of family Christmas tree with holiday wishes: 'Merry Christmas!'

Obama shares photo of family Christmas tree with holiday wishes: ‘Merry Christmas!’

Former President Obama tweeted Christmas wishes on Tuesday, sharing a photo of his family’s Christmas tree.  “From the Obama family to yours, Merry Christmas!” Obama wrote alongside a photo of a Christmas tree. From the Obama family to yours, Merry Christmas! pic.twitter.com/dNfx52AjMN — Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaObama talks up Warren behind closed doors to wealthy donors … Read more…

Michelle Obama shares family Christmas card

Michelle Obama shares family Christmas card

Former first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaKevin Costner to introduce, endorse Pete Buttigieg in Iowa town hall Obama: Women ‘pretty indisputably’ better leaders than men The myth of the conservative bestseller MORE shared a photo of a Christmas card from her family on Monday, wishing Americans a happy holiday season. “Wishing you a holiday … Read more…