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  • John Stamos to become dad at 54

    It’s about to be a “Fuller House” for John Stamos. The actor shared with People magazine that he is set to become a first-time father at the age of 54. .@JohnStamos to Finally Be a Dad at 54: 'I've Been Practicing for a Long Time' — People (@people) December 13, 2017 The actor, who became everyone’s favorite uncle with his role on the hit 1990s sitcom “Full House,” joins other celebs, including George Clooney, to welcome fatherhood in […]

  • Couple loses two homes in two months to California wildfires

    Dr. Antonio Wong and his wife remember falling in love with their first home, a 3,000 square-foot beauty in Southern California they’ve owned for more than a decade. “You have your first love, your first home, your first car,” said Wong, 50, an anesthesiologist. They rented out their Ventura home when they moved out of state in 2008. But California drew them back. In May of this year, Wong and his wife, Pratima, 48, bought their second home in the […]

  • Republicans in House and Senate strike a deal on tax bill

    House and Senate Republicans have struck a tentative deal on a tax bill Wednesday, a major step in ensuring the GOP majority is on its way to deliver an overhaul of the US tax system by the holidays. According to two GOP aides, Republicans struck a deal in principle that will meld together the House and Senate tax deals and put the parties on a path to vote as soon as next week. Aides say there are still smaller issues […]

  • Full list of 2018 SAG Award nominations

    Nominations for The 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced Wednesday. The following are the nominees: Motion Picture Awards Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Timothee Chalamet, “Call Me by Your Name” James Franco, “The Disaster Artist” Daniel Kaluuya, “Get Out” Gary Oldman, “Darkest Hour” Denzel Washington, “Roman J. Israel, Esq.” Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Judi Dench, “Victoria & Abdul” Sally Hawkins, “The Shape of Water” Frances McDormand, “Three Billboards Outside […]

  • USA Today bashes Trump as ‘not fit to clean the toilets’ in Obama’s presidential library

    USA Today isn’t known for its blistering opinion pieces. Which makes the one the paper’s editorial board just published on President Donald Trump all the more savage. “With his latest tweet, clearly implying that a United States senator would trade sexual favors for campaign cash, President Trump has shown he is not fit for office,” reads the editorial. “Rock bottom is no impediment for a president who can always find room for a new low.” The reference here is Trump’s […]

  • Decision day in Alabama after long, bitter Senate campaign

    MIDLAND CITY, Ala. — Voters finally lined up and voted across Alabama Tuesday after a scandal-stained Senate election campaign that tested the limits of party loyalty in the age of President Donald Trump and — win or lose — promised significant political consequences for Republicans everywhere. At the center of the special election was fiery Christian conservative Roy Moore — “Judge Moore” to his supporters. The 70-year-old Republican was twice ousted as state Supreme Court chief justice after flouting federal […]

  • Dems say Trump’s tweets about Gillibrand sexist, crude

    WASHINGTON — Plowing into the sexual harassment debate in a big way, President Donald Trump laced into Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday, tweeting that the New York Democrat would come to his office “begging” for campaign contributions and “do anything” to get them. Democrats accused the president of making crude insinuations. Gillibrand, D-N.Y., who had called for Trump’s resignation a day earlier because of allegations of sexual misconduct, called Trump’s attack a “sexist smear attempting to silence my voice.” “I […]

  • Old Orchard mall owner, Westfield, sold in $15.7 billion deal

    SKOKIE, Ill. — Dozens of malls in the U.S. are changing hands as part of a mega real estate takeover. Westfield, the Australian firm that operates 33 malls across the United States, is being bought by Unibail-Rodamco, a European property investment firm based in France. A spokeswoman for Unibail-Rodamco said its cash and stock offer of $7.55 per share values Westfield’s equity at $15.8 billion. The offer is worth almost 18% more than Westfield’s closing share price on Monday, the […]

  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dead at 65

    WASHINGTON — San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee died early Tuesday at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, according to a statement from his office. Lee, 65, had been mayor since 2011. Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown told CNN affiliate ABC7 News that Lee suffered cardiac arrest. Board of Supervisors President London Breed became acting mayor of San Francisco, effective immediately, the mayor’s office said in the statement. Breed will talk to reporters Tuesday morning at City Hall. According to the […]

  • NYC bombing suspect charged with terror, weapons counts

    The man who allegedly blew up his homemade explosive in a pedestrian subway tunnel in the heart of the Midtown Manhattan has been charged with criminal possession of a weapon, supporting an act of terrorism and making a terroristic threat, the New York Police Department announced Tuesday. Investigators are piecing together what led up to the attack in which authorities say Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladeshi man, detonated his device during the busy morning commute. Here’s what we know so […]