Mike Pompeo testifies today at his Congressional confirmation hearing for U.S. secretary of state following President Trump’s firing of Rex Tillerson. Democrats will likely pose aggressive questions about hardliner views on the Paris climate accord and North Korea's nuclear program.
Erik and Lyle Menendez have been reunited in a Southern California prison. The brothers -- who are serving life sentences without parole for killing their parents in their Beverly Hills mansion in 1989 -- moved into the same housing unit and will participate in rehabilitation programs.
Ryan Seacrest’s former stylist has accused him of sexual aggression. The ‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ host, who is scheduled to co-host E! Network’s annual red-carpet Oscars show this Sunday, denies all claims and says she was trying to extort millions from him.
The world's richest person, Jeff Bezos has accumulated as much wealth as 2.3 million average Americans. The Amazon co-founder and CEO surpassed both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett on Forbes’ billionaires list in 2017, with his net worth up to $127 million today.
Michelle Obama’s memoir, ‘Becoming,’ is slated to go on sale on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 -- a week after the midterm elections. The work of “deep reflection and and mesmerizing storytelling” by the former first lady will be both autobiographical and reveal life inside the White House.
The government shut down early Friday morning thanks to Rand Paul, before Congress passed a bipartisan two-year budget deal hours later. The Kentucky Tea Party senator had demanded a vote on an amendment to keep the budget caps in place in objection to to the bill’s massive spending increases.