Trump tax returns must be given to Congress, court says

Former President Donald Trump’s federal income tax returns and those of Trump business entities must be turned over to the House Ways and Means Committee, a federal appeals court panel said in a ruling Tuesday. The 3-0 decision is the latest legal blow to Trump, who has repeatedly lost efforts in federal and state courts … Read more

July jobs report shows more Americans working part-time

Commuters and tourists exit a subway car May 26, 2022 in New York City. Robert Nickelsberg | Getty Images More Americans were working part-time and temporary jobs last month, which may herald future shifts in the shape of what today appears to be a robust jobs market. Hiring in July easily blew past expectations, suggesting … Read more

Why was Sue Robinson involved in Deshaun Watson’s case, anyway?

Former Judge Sue L. Robinson and Deshaun Watson… partners in crime.illustration: (Getty Images) “During her tenure on the bench, Judge Robinson presided over an extraordinary number of complex cases, primarily involving patent disputes (including the billion dollar stent litigation), but also including numerous trademark infringement and antitrust disputes.” That’s how NFL disciplinary officer and … Read more

Racist Boston didn’t deserve Bill Russell

Bill Russellphoto: AP Screw Boston. Of course, the city and many of its people came out in full force to honor Bill Russell, who passed on Sunday at 88. There were great tributes, words, tweets and commentary about this great man. Without question, Russell was one of the greatest basketball players who walked this Earth. … Read more

Bill Russell, all-time NBA great and cultural icon, dead at 88

Boston Celtics’ Bill Russell, left, holds a corsage sent to the dressing room as he celebrates with Celtics coach Red Auerbach after defeating the Los Angeles Lakers, 95-93, to win their eighth-straight NBA Championship, in Boston, in this April 29, 1966.Image: AP According to a statement released on social media, NBA legend Bill Russell died … Read more

Countries are not doing enough to contain monkeypox, epidemiologist says

There are serious concerns that the US and other countries are not doing enough to contain monkeypox from becoming a large scale global outbreak, according to an infectious disease epidemiologist. Over the weekend, the World Health Organization activated its highest alert level for the virus, labeling monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern. The … Read more

Carl Nassib pushing movement forward by coming out publicly

Carl Nassibphoto: Getty Images When Ryan O’Callaghan decided to come out as openly gay, for him it was supposed to be the end of the world. He thought that he would lose everything. His family, his friends, his career, it would all be over with so his plan in 2011 was to kill himself after … Read more

These 10 states are America’s worst places to live in 2022

With five million more job openings in the US than there are employees to fill them, workers have more leverage than they have had in years. They are using that power — and unprecedented mobility — to demand a welcoming environment and great quality of life in the places they work. That is why CNBC’s … Read more

India on course to overtake China as world’s most populous country: UN

People photographed in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. According to the UN, India is home to over 1.4 billion people. Peter Adams | Stone | Getty Images India is on track to overtake China as the planet’s most populous country next year, according to a UN report published on Monday. The report, from the population division of … Read more

Police detain person of interest after mass shooting at July 4 parade in Chicago suburb

HIGHLAND PARK, IL – JULY 04: First responders work the scene of a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois. Jim Vondruska | Getty Images News | Getty Images Local authorities said they have apprehended a person of interest in the mass shooting at a July Fourth … Read more