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Awaiting Yellen at Treasury: Yet another daunting crisis

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER and MICHAEL BALSAMO WASHINGTON - Janet Yellen is in line for another top economic policy job - just in time to confront yet another crisis. Yellen...
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David Dinkins, First Black Mayor Of New York City, Dies At 93

2 hours ago   |   News One   |   4 articles

David N. Dinkins , the first and only Black person to hold
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Millions Stick to Thanksgiving Travel Plans Despite Warnings

2 hours ago   |   Time

About 1 million Americans a day packed airports and planes over the weekend even as coronavirus deaths surged across the U.S. and public health experts begged people to stay...
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Watch: Alison Nguyen's my favorite software is being here Online and In Person

Watch: Alison Nguyen's my favorite software is being here Online and In Person

2 hours ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Artist and filmmaker Alison Nguyen - selected for Filmmaker‘s 2018 25 New Faces and a contributor to this Summer's Pandemic Diaries - is showing new work featuring her Andra8...
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“‘You Never Made Another Feature.' Yeah. So What?”: Claudia Weill on Girlfriends

“‘You Never Made Another Feature.' Yeah. So What?”: Claudia Weill on Girlfriends

2 hours ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Claudia Weill is a director whose work meant so much to me at such a formative age that I was almost hesitant to interview her; the two features she directed, Girlfriends...
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Wisconsin Lawyer For Trump Campaign Takes Action To Throw Out Own Ballot: Report

Wisconsin Lawyer For Trump Campaign Takes Action To Throw Out Own Ballot: Report

3 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

In a bizarre development, former local judge Jim Troupis is seeking to toss out all early ballots submitted in person - including the ones he and his wife cast.
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Biden Taps Ex-Fed Chair Janet Yellen to Lead the Treasury, According to an AP Source

4 hours ago   |   Time

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden has chosen former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to serve as treasury secretary, a pivotal role in which she would help shape and...
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Family argument leads to fatal shooting in Daytona Beach

Family argument leads to fatal shooting in Daytona Beach

4 hours ago   |   WESH

A person was shot and killed Monday night in Daytona Beach after getting into an argument with a relative.
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NYC restaurants coming up with creative offerings to stay in business during holidays

NYC restaurants coming up with creative offerings to stay in business during holidays

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

New York City restaurateurs are concocting novel ways to drum up business during the holidays, even as a looming COVID-19 lockdown threatens to shutter their venues citywide...
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GSA Boss Wants Law Changed

GSA Boss Wants Law Changed

5 hours ago   |   Newser

After it somehow fell to a nationally pressured appointee of President Trump to effectively declare the winner of the presidential election, Emily Murphy explained her delayed...
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Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's attempts to subvert the results of the... Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Janet Yellen Will Be Joe Biden's Pick For Treasury Secretary: Reports

Janet Yellen Will Be Joe Biden's Pick For Treasury Secretary: Reports

The former Federal Reserve chair would be the first woman to hold the influential Cabinet position. Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

“I ran after him and he said no mistake we will see you when you reopen!” Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...

Biden To Choose Antony Blinken For Secretary Of State

Biden To Choose Antony Blinken For Secretary Of State

The president-elect is expected to announce the nomination of Blinken, who served as deputy secretary of state and deputy national security adviser under President Obama, early... Read more ...