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December 19, 2018 2:52 PM Trump Foundation must sell off president's autographed Tim Tebow helmet

Charity established by the Trump family to shut down amid allegations of unlawful coordination with the campaign and improper charitable contributions. The Donald J. Trump Foundation on Tuesday agreed to dissolve itself “under judicial supervision” and as part of the agreement will have to sell an autographed Tim Tebow football helmet. President Trump 135

December 17, 2018 3:09 PM Google announces $1B New York campus

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2017, file photo, people walk by Google offices in New York. Google is spending more than $1 billion to expand operations in New York City. Ruth Porat, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Google and Alphabet, said in a blog post Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, that Google is creating a more than 1.7 million square-foot 151

December 12, 2018 8:35 PM Deal lets tabloid avoid U.S. charges over hush money in 2016 election

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The publisher of the National Enquirer tabloid newspaper has struck a deal with U.S. prosecutors to avoid charges over its role in paying hush money before the 2016 U.S. presidential election to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with President Donald Trump, prosecutors said on Wednesday. As part of the deal, publisher 99

November 28, 2018 4:35 AM Curtis Granderson voted Man of the Year for 3rd time by peers

IRVING, Texas -- Free agent outfielder Curtis Granderson became the first three-time winner of the Marvin Miller Man of the Year, part of the players' association's Players Choice Awards. The 37-year-old Granderson, the winner in 2009 and 2016, split last season between the Toronto Blue Jays and Milwaukee Brewers. He was followed in the voting by Arizona 57

November 22, 2018 10:03 PM Canadian scientist names beetle after former Blue Jays star Jose Bautista

Entomologist Bob Anderson of the Canadian Museum of Nature has dubbed a newly discovered species of beetle Sicoderus bautistai after the former Toronto Blue Jays star. Anderson decided to name the insect -- known as a weevil for its long snout -- after Bautista because of the bat-flip home run that propelled Toronto to the 2015 American League Championship 59

November 14, 2018 11:57 AM Polish plan to make richest pay more for pensions is unconstitutional: court

WARSAW (Reuters) - The Polish government’s plan to make the wealthiest taxpayers contribute more to fund pensions and disability payments is unconstitutional, the Constitutional Tribunal ruled on Wednesday, according to state news agency PAP. The legislation is part of a broader effort by the ruling eurosceptic Law and Justice party to bolster state 61

November 1, 2018 8:50 PM Retirement contribution limits will rise in 2019

Good news retirement savers: The Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living increases to the contribution limits for retirement-related plans in 2019. Annual contribution limits to 401(k)s will increase to $19,000 from $18,500. And the annual contribution to an IRA, last increased in 2013, rises to $6,000 from $5,500. "This is another win for investors 67

October 30, 2018 6:05 PM Mindy Kaling has questions about Trump's proposed citizenship plan

Mindy Kaling is no fan of President Trump’s proposed plan to nix the constitutional right to citizenship for anyone born in America. The actress and author tweeted her disgust with the idea Tuesday, hours after Trump put it into play. “Wait. I was born in the United States to two Indian professionals who later became proud citizens of this country 50

October 22, 2018 9:54 PM Jeff Flake says Trump's claim about the migrant caravan is "a fear tactic"

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told CNN’s Dana Bash on Monday that she is “pretty comfortable” she will be Speaker again if Democrats win the House in November. “It is up to them to make that decision, but I feel pretty comfortable where I am,” Pelosi said on her caucus. A number of Democrats running in 2018, looking to curb Republican attacks, have pledged 52

October 17, 2018 8:20 PM Chicago mayor skips over pension funding fix in final budget speech

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel unveiled the final budget of his tenure on Wednesday, but put off addressing a pension funding challenge that will hit during his eventual successor’s term in office. Emanuel, who announced last month he was not running for a third term, laid out a $10.67 billion all-funds spending plan, which includes a $3.82 billion 110