Jared Kushner responds after Hasan Minhaj calls out his ties to Saudi prince

Jared Kushner responds after Hasan Minhaj calls out his ties to Saudi prince

Minhaj urged President Trump’s son-in-law at the Time 100 Gala to use his influence to secure the release of a jailed women’s rights activist. Source link
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Gov. Polis to ask voters to pass nicotine tax to combat youth use

Gov. Polis to ask voters to pass nicotine tax to combat youth use

DENVER (AP) – Targeting teen nicotine vaping, Gov. Jared Polis on Wednesday announced a late-session bill to ask Colorado voters to significantly raise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products and impose taxes on nicotine vaping devices. Legislatio...
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S&P falls as investors await earnings, Nasdaq slips from record high

S&P falls as investors await earnings, Nasdaq slips from record high

The S&P 500 slipped on Wednesday, after ending the previous session with a record and the Nasdaq edged lower after reaching an all-time high earlier in the day while investors waited for more earnings reports. Source link
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Ex-University of Texas tennis coach in college admissions scandal pleads guilty

Ex-University of Texas tennis coach in college admissions scandal pleads guilty

The former head coach of the men’s tennis team at the University of Texas at Austin pleaded guilty on Wednesday as part of deal to cooperate with prosecutors in their ongoing investigation of the U.S. college admissions scandal. Source link
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Former Texas tennis coach pleads guilty in court in college admissions scandal

Former Texas tennis coach pleads guilty in court in college admissions scandal

Michael Center, a former tennis coach at the University of Texas, pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges in the college admissions scandal. Source link
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Diners spot elderly woman eating alone, invite her to join them

Diners spot elderly woman eating alone, invite her to join them

A photograph showing three men dining at an Alabama restaurant with a newly widowed woman they had just met has gone viral — because it happened to be the day before her would-be 60th anniversary. The photo was posted with...
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Census estimates: El Paso County added most residents in Colorado from 2017 to 2018

Census estimates: El Paso County added most residents in Colorado from 2017 to 2018

COLORADO SPRINGS – Estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau show El Paso County gained the second highest number of new residents in Colorado between 2017 and 2018. The estimates showed El Paso County gained approximately 13,056 people, beating Denver Count...
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Contradicting Constitution, Trump vows Supreme Court fight over impeachment

Contradicting Constitution, Trump vows Supreme Court fight over impeachment

President Donald Trump vowed on Wednesday to fight all the way to the Supreme Court against any effort by congressional Democrats to impeach him, even though the U.S. Constitution gives Congress complete authority over the impeachment process. Source link
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U.S. State Dept ex-employee pleads guilty to conspiring with Chinese agents: Justice Dept

U.S. State Dept ex-employee pleads guilty to conspiring with Chinese agents: Justice Dept

A former U.S. State Department employee pleaded guilty on Wednesday to conspiring with Chinese agents, the U.S. Department of Justice said in a statement. Source link
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Sketch of suspect in killings of 2 girls was made in 2017

Sketch of suspect in killings of 2 girls was made in 2017

DELPHI, Ind. (AP) — A newly released sketch of a man suspected of killing two Indiana teenagers was created only days after the girls' 2017 slayings, but authorities aren't saying why they held onto it for more than two years....
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