Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images/Pool President Joe Biden will keep Christopher Wray on as FBI director, a White House official told NBC News on Thursday. White House press secretary Jen Psaki prompted some raised eyebrows in law enforcement and intelligence circles on Wednesday when she declined to say in a news briefing whether Biden had confidence in Wray. The inspectors general of the Justice Department and other federal agencies are reviewing how the FBI, Pentagon and other law enforcement
It’s hard to make a TV show without studio backing; there’s no good television equivalent to an indie film. Even if you compare network hits to blockbusters and series on premium / streaming to low or mid-budget movies, the reality is that the scope of a TV production is such that truly independent shows, ones that aren’t beholden to a network—even a niche one—is incredibly rare. That’s one of the things that makes Everyone Is Doing Great unique in a TV landscape filled with sameness. The short
Picture of 2005 inauguration in the home of Phyllis Burns. Through the years, Montanans have been a part of the Presidential inaugurations. Because of security and COVID, many saw a different celebration for President Biden, than what they experienced. Several in the Billings area have been to including Phyllis Burns the wife of the late Senator Conrad Burns. They went to inaugurations from 1989 to 2005. Phyllis Burns "I got to be up on the stage to watch the second inauguration of George W. Bush," Burns said.
The Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers: Week of January 25 – Zoe’s ASAP Wedding After Zende Rejection - Steffy Awaits DNA Results
The Bold and the Beautiful (B&B) spoilers for the week of January 25-29 tease that Zoe Buckingham (Kiara Barnes) will flip out over a text that could’ve changed everything. Of course, we’re talking about the text from Zende Forrester-Dominguez (Delon de Metz) that Zoe never received. If Zoe had seen that message before things got more serious with Carter Walton (Lawrence Saint-Victor), she might be in a relationship with Zende instead! Armed with this new information, Zoe will resolve to make a move on Zende.
In a video message played at the MTA board meeting Thursday, national health expert Dr. Anthony Fauci encouraged MTA employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available to protect themselves and those around them during the pandemic. In the two-minute video message, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and chief medical advisor to President Joe Biden told the front-line employees that the COVID-19 vaccine is safe. He said the vaccine is the best way to fight back
Matteo Magnani, formerly of P&G, has been appointed to that role at the Swiss fragrance and flavors supplier. Matteo Magnani has joined Firmenich. PARIS — Swiss fragrance and flavors supplier Firmenich has appointed Matteo Magnani its chief consumer and innovation officer, global perfumery, a newly created position “Magnani is responsible for future-proofing the marketing and innovation pipeline by enhancing existing capabilities and driving breakthrough solutions for our customers,” said in a statement.
Josh Warrington has today vacated his IBF World Title after the IBF refused to sanction his proposed unification fight in April. Earlier this month, the proposed mega fight with Xu Can was delayed with a new working date of April 24. Matchroom will now look to finalise that fight or make a giant match up with WBC king Gary Russell. Both the Can and Russell fights would be for the coveted Ring Magazine belt. “It’s so important for Josh to be in a mega fight after Lara on February 13,” said Matchroom Sport
Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo announced Wednesday he had 100 signs warning of COVID-19 placed in his district's high-risk areas of Westlake, Pico Union, Highland Park, Koreatown and Lincoln Heights. District 1, which Cedillo represents, has had 43,635 cases of the virus and 817 deaths as of Monday, with 6,598 cases in Westlake, 6,090 in Pico Union, 4,960 in Highland Park, 4,535 in Koreatown and 4,418 in Lincoln Heights, according to Cedillo's office. "It is critical to make people aware of the dangers
In The Know is a part of the Verizon Media family, which is home to media, technology and communication brands that nearly 900 million people across the globe love and trust. The future is here — and the future is fast. On Jan. 14, Verizon hosted a roundtable discussion with some of the leaders in the technology industry to discuss the benefits and capabilities of the remarkable 5G ultra wideband mobile network, now available all across the country, with the goal of breaking down the real use cases and impact
George Springer celebrates during Game Six of the 2020 ALCS. Every couple of generations, a player comes along who can’t be measured merely by numbers. Since 2014, right fielder George Springer has been that player for the Houston Astros, and his signing of a six-year, $150-million free-agent contract with the Toronto Blue Jays this week suggest the Astros’ days of league pennants and World Series championships may soon be past. Yet most baseball fans understand that rosters must evolve. Toronto offered
Getty Images Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield’s “The Eyes of Tammy Faye,” a biopic about Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker, will be released on Sept. 24, Searchlight announced on Thursday. The film will be based on the documentary of the same name that was directed by Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato from World of Wonder. Abe Sylvia wrote the script for the feature. Chastain is producing alongside her producing partner Kelly Carmichael through their Freckle Films production banner, and Gigi Pritzker and Rachel
WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Joe Biden laid down the law on Wednesday warning his staffers that he will not hesitate to fire anyone who talks down to or disrespects a member of the public or another staffer while he’s in office. “I’m not joking when I say this…If you’re ever working with me and I hear you treat another colleague with disrespect, talk down to someone, I promise you I will fire you on the spot…on the spot. No ifs or but,” the President said Wednesday night. Pres. Joe Biden delivers
TOLONO - An Ohio truck driver remained hospitalized Thursday with injuries he received when his rig ran off Interstate 57 in the morning. Illinois State police said Rusty Masters, 53, of Byesville, was driving his truck-tractor trailer combination north on I-57, about three miles south of the exit for Monticello and Savoy, at 7:50 a.m. when his truck ran into the median and hit a concrete pillar connected to an overhead sign support. Masters was taken to Carle Hospital, where he was listed in fair condition.
Lukas Sunesson is one of three Golden Eagles tied for the team lead in returning points from the fall of 2019. Exactly two weeks before the first match is scheduled to be played, Marquette Golden Eagles men’s soccer announced their 2021 spring schedule on Wednesday. This isn’t the usual spring competition schedule, but instead the 2020 fall season timeshifted to the spring. It is a 13 game slate, with eight matches scheduled as a part of Big East play, and nine contests overall will be played at Valley Fields
Newswise — Thirty-five people have died in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) since April 2018, with a seven-fold increase in deaths even as the average daily population decreased by nearly a third between 2019 and 2020, a new USC study shows. "Potentially preventable causes of death -- including COVID-19 infection, influenza and suicide -- are responsible for at least half of recent deaths," said researcher Sophie Terp, an assistant professor of clinical emergency medicine at the
FILE – In this Oct. 1, 2020 file photo, an Amazon logo appears on an Amazon delivery van in Boston. Amazon wants to help President Joe Biden in trying to get 100 million COVID-19 vaccinations to Americans in his first 100 days in office. The CEO of Amazon’s Worldwide Consumer division, Dave Clark, said in a letter to Biden that the company has a deal with a licensed third-party occupational health care provider to give vaccines on-site at its facilities. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File) SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon
Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images Tottenham’s Ben Davies has admitted that teammate Steven Bergwijn is someone he hates facing in training. Davies, 27, is a Spurs defender that has been at the club since 2014 and he competes with Sergio Reguilon for the left-back position. The Welshman has explained that Spurs attacker Bergwijn is someone who’s a real handful behind the scenes in training. Bergwijn is a skilful attacker that is renowned for his pace and quick feet, something
Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC Makes New Investment in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VBK)
Strategic Wealth Management Group LLC bought a new position in Vanguard Small-Cap Growth Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VBK) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm bought 2,816 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $754,000. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the business. Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Vanguard Small-Cap Growth Index Fund ETF
Actions Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) drives past Brooklyn Nets' James Harden (13) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) CLEVELAND — On Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers took on the newly assembled superteam in Brooklyn. The Nets debuted their big three of Kevin Durant, James Harden and former Cavalier Kyrie Irving, who all took the court together for the first time since trading for Harden. Meanwhile, the Cavaliers, who
Director: Regina King Date: Jan. 8, 2020 R | 1 hour 54 minutes: Four of 20th century America’s most significant figures gather for a night of revelry and reflection in the Regina King-helmed adaptation of Kemp Powers’ “One Night in Miami.” Released in theaters nationally Jan. 8 and to Amazon Prime Jan. 15, King’s feature directorial debut finds itself understandably carried by the performances of its four leads. Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge and Leslie Odom Jr. all needed to be on their
Skip to content MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A Spanish tennis player ranked in the top 70 who was forced to quarantine in her hotel room after potentially being exposed to the coronavirus on an Australian Open charter flight says she tested positive for COVID-19. Paula Badosa, a 23-year-old who reached the fourth round at last year’s French Open, wrote Thursday on Twitter that she received her test result for the illness caused by the coronavirus on the seventh day of her hard quarantine. “I have some