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Cher killed it on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Cher killed it on ‘America’s Got Talent’

As if we didn’t know Cher’s got talent. The 73-year-old icon surprised viewers with a performance of “Waterloo” on Wednesday night’s finals of “America’s Got Talent.” Decked out in form-fitting purple jumpsuit and blonde wig, the Oscar and Grammy winner brought the house down with the ABBA hit. It made sense given that Cher starred…MORE

There are so many dragonflies that they’re showing up on weather radar

There are so many dragonflies that they’re showing up on weather radar

Hordes of dragonflies are showing up on weather radar and making things interesting for weather forecasters in the Eastern United States. It’s not their fault — the flying insects are just heading south to escape the coming cold weather. The National Weather Service office in Wakefield, Virginia, tweeted radar imagery on Monday that showed strange,…MORE

From Russia with shove: Rugby’s ‘sleeping giant’ eyes World Cup breakthrough

From Russia with shove: Rugby’s ‘sleeping giant’ eyes World Cup breakthrough

Before moving to Russia, Lyn Jones had never tasted vodka, but that’s all changed. “Since arriving, I’d now definitely recommend it, although after six doubles things can get hazy,” laughs the Welsh coach of Russia’s men’s rugby team. During his year-long tenure with the Bears, there has been reason to celebrate, too. Russia has qualified…MORE

‘Breaking Bad’ wasn’t done for Aaron Paul and Vince Gilligan

‘Breaking Bad’ wasn’t done for Aaron Paul and Vince Gilligan

“What happened to Jesse?” That’s the question that “Breaking Bad” creator Vince Gilligan told The Hollywood Reporter put him on the path to his latest project. “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie” is set to premiere October 11 on Netflix and in theaters in 68 cities before it airs on the original show’s home network…MORE

GM strike by 50,000 autoworkers enters day four

GM strike by 50,000 autoworkers enters day four

Negotiators for the United Auto Workers union and General Motors returned to the table Thursday morning, as rank and file workers from the automaker’s manned picket lines for a fourth day. The strike by nearly 50,000 hourly workers started early Monday, spread across 31 factories and 21 other facilities in nine states primarily in the…MORE

READ: New Trump lawsuit to block release of tax records

READ: New Trump lawsuit to block release of tax records

President Donald Trump is suing his long-time accounting firm Mazars USA and New York district attorney Cyrus Vance to attempt to stop his accounting records from being sent to the local prosecutor. Read the lawsuit here: cnn.com/2019/09/19/politics/tax-records-trump-lawsuit/index.htmlMORE

Justin Trudeau’s progressive public image butts up against a series of scandals

Justin Trudeau’s progressive public image butts up against a series of scandals

Justin Trudeau has long cultivated a public persona as a “woke” champion of socially progressive values. In office, he has proudly proclaimed he is a feminist and proposed legislation to tackle gender pay equity. He has personally welcomed Syrian refugees to the country. And he has offered formal apologies on behalf of the Canadian government…MORE

The Fed is cutting rates. Here’s how to invest

The Fed is cutting rates. Here’s how to invest

The Federal Reserve cut rates again Wednesday. More rate cuts might be on the way later this year — and perhaps in 2020. Here’s what investors do to adjust to this lower rate world. Stocks probably continue to offer the path of least resistance. The Dow and S&P 500 are each less than 1% from…MORE

Global economists predict the world’s lowest growth in a decade

Global economists predict the world’s lowest growth in a decade

The world economy is slowing, and it could be headed toward a recession. The Organization of Economic Co-Operation and Development, an intergovernmental economic group, just slashed its forecast for global growth to a decade low. The OECD projects the world economy will grow just 2.9% in 2019, which would be the lowest forecast since 2009.…MORE

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