Elvis Presley animated series lands at Netflix

By Annie Martin See What's Next ✔@seewhatsnext Priscilla Presley & John Eddie co-created & EP #AgentKing, an animated adult action comedy featuring Elvis Presley as a covert government agent who fights to keep America safe while also maintaining his cover as the King of Rock & Roll. #Archer alum Mike Arnold to showrun/write 2,127 11:05 [...]

2019-08-18T14:56:11+00:00August 18th, 2019|

FCC fines ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’, others over……..

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) The Federal Communication Commission fined Jimmy Kimmel Live! and others a total of $600,000 for misusing an emergency alert tone during comedic or serious moments. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI  | License Photo Aug. 16 (UPI) -- The Federal Communications Commission fined a television broadcaster, cable television network and a radio broadcaster for misusing [...]

2019-08-17T14:05:49+00:00August 17th, 2019|

GE committed fraud ‘bigger than Enron, WorldCom combined’

By Darryl Coote  (0) General Electric said the report accusing it of committing gross accounting fraud "contains false statements of fact."  EPA-EFE/URS FLUEELER Aug. 15 (UPI) -- A fraud investigator accused General Electric of using accounting tricks to cover up tens of billions in losses in what he calls "a bigger fraud than Enron." Harry Markopolos, [...]

2019-08-16T14:59:35+00:00August 16th, 2019|

Lone passenger on Delta flight chronicles ‘private jet’ experience

By Ben Hooper  (0) Aug. 14 (UPI) -- A New York man who caught a flight from Colorado to Utah chronicled his experience on video when he turned out to be the only passenger on the plane. Vincent Peone said his flight last week from Aspen to Salt Lake City was rescheduled, and when he arrived [...]

2019-08-15T14:57:50+00:00August 15th, 2019|

Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson, Ciara join Sounders ownership group

By Connor Grott  (0) Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (L) and his wife, Ciara, are among 11 families to join the Seattle Sounders' ownership group. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Seattle Seahawks star quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, Grammy-winning artist Ciara, are joining the Seattle Sounders' ownership group. Wilson announced Tuesday that the [...]

2019-08-15T14:22:30+00:00August 15th, 2019|

U.S. 30-year bond yield hits record low, stoking fears of a recession

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0)  Investors are nervous on Wall Street after the 30-year bond yield fell to a new low Wednesday. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Aug. 14 (UPI) -- The benchmark 30-year Treasury bond fell to a record low Wednesday as investors looked for a safe place to put their money amid the threat [...]

2019-08-14T14:54:51+00:00August 14th, 2019|

Jeffrey Epstein investigation expands to France, Caribbean

By Clyde Hughes  (0) French authorities are examining Epstein's activities in Paris, where he owned an apartment. Photo by New York State Division of Criminal Justice/EPA-EFE Aug. 13 (UPI) -- The investigation into accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epsteinhas branched out overseas -- as authorities are now examining his properties in France and the Caribbean. French authorities said they [...]

2019-08-13T13:59:22+00:00August 13th, 2019|

26 Sears, Kmart stores to close by October

By Darryl Coote  (0) Parent company Transform Co. said the closures come as it prepares to open more small-format Sears Home & Life locations. Photo by Pat Benic/UPI | License Photo Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Months after staving off bankruptcy, more than two dozen Sears and Kmart stores are set to close this October, the stores' parent [...]

2019-08-08T13:50:08+00:00August 8th, 2019|

Walgreens to close 200 U.S. stores in ‘transformational’ move

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) The pharmacy chain did not specify which stores will close. File Photo by Billie Jean Shaw/UPI Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Pharmacy chain Walgreens will close 200 stores across the United States, or about 3 percent of its locations, the company said. Walgreens announced the closures in a filing with the Securities and Exchange [...]

2019-08-07T14:06:49+00:00August 7th, 2019|

Treasury designates China a currency manipulator

U.S. markets fell Monday after a decline in the Chinese yuan and warnings of a recession. File Photo by Dennis Van Tine/UPI | License Photo Aug. 5 (UPI) -- The U.S. Treasury designated China a currency manipulator Monday evening after all three major U.S. stock indexes plummeted amid a trade dispute with Beijing. The Dow Jones Industrial [...]

2019-08-06T16:14:07+00:00August 6th, 2019|