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January 19, 2017 11:19 PM ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ actor Miguel Ferrer dead at 61

‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ actor Miguel Ferrer dead at 61 “NCIS: Los Angeles” actor Miguel Ferrer died Thursday after a battle with cancer. Ferrer was best known for his role as Owen Granger for seven seasons on the long-running cop show. “Today, 'NCIS: Los Angeles' lost a beloved family member,” showrunner R. Scott Gemmill said in a statement. “Miguel was a man of tremendous 14

January 19, 2017 7:42 PM Trump Treasury pick diverges from GOP playbook

Mnuchin outlined his views amid harsh questioning from Democrats about his business background and offshore investments. Treasury secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin diverged from congressional Republicans Thursday on key policy issues, signaling a willingness to go his own way on bank regulation and tax administration. In a sometimes contentious hearing 17

January 19, 2017 6:38 PM Mnuchin Defends Banking Past, Advocates Strong U.S. Dollar

Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin said a strong dollar is important over the long term, noting that it’s currently “very, very strong,” and that avoiding U.S. default on the debt would be a top priority if he’s confirmed. Mnuchin also defended his personal record as a founder of OneWest Bank amid the hous2ing crisis, and pushed for tax reform 14

January 19, 2017 6:06 PM Despite criticism, country singers will be performing all over Trump's inauguration weekend

When Elton John flatly denied the rumor that he was performing at Donald Trump's inauguration, he fired off a suggestion for the president-elect: "Why not ask ... one of those f--ing country stars? They'd do it for you." It was an easy shot to take. Country singers, traditionally a conservative group, seem like the obvious choice of entertainment for a GOP president 14

January 19, 2017 2:40 PM A Rick Perry Reversal on Gutting Energy Department

This morning, Rick Perry will make his case before the Senate Energy Committee that he is qualified to run the agency he vowed to abolish when running for president in 2012. The former Texas governor will address his awkward history on the issue up front in his testimony. “My past statements made over five years ago about abolishing the Department of Energy 14

January 19, 2017 12:20 PM Senate’s Closer Look at Steven Mnuchin Reveals Much More

At first blush, Mr. Mnuchin was a busy enough man, with his investment business and his Hollywood endeavors listed on a Dec. 19 questionnaire for the Senate Finance Committee that he swore was “true, accurate and complete.” But when pushed by committee aides, Mr. Mnuchin conceded there was more. In a revised questionnaire submitted to the committee this month 18

January 19, 2017 4:24 AM People's Choice Awards 2017: The Big Winners List!

We've done it again! Another year and another group of winners chosen by the people. In case you missed any of the People's Choice Awards and want to check if your fave won, ch-ch-check out the big winners from the night (below)! FAVORITE MOVIE Captain America: Civil War Deadpool Finding Dory - WINNER Suicide Squad Zootopia FAVORITE ACTION MOVIE ACTOR 16

January 18, 2017 11:49 PM Paul McCartney Sues Sony Over Beatles Music

Musician files suits to "confirm his ownership" of dozens of Beatles songs Paul McCartney has filed a federal lawsuit against music publisher Sony/ATV, claiming ownership to songs he wrote with the Beatles. The singer-songwriter hopes to regain his copyrights to songs such as "Yesterday," "Hey Jude" and "The Long and Winding Road" in October 2018. A rep for McCartney 11

January 18, 2017 11:46 PM ‘American Crime Story’ to take on Monica Lewinsky scandal: report

Ryan Murphy is reportedly working on a new season of “American Crime Story” about Monica Lewinsky and her affair with President Clinton. Monica Lewinsky could be the next subject of Ryan Murphy’s Emmy-winning anthology series “American Crime Story.” Murphy, who has already planned the next two seasons of the show following the successful “The People 7

January 18, 2017 3:47 PM The Daily 202: Lamar Alexander is dragging Betsy DeVos across the finish line to become secretary of education

THE BIG IDEA: No senator has done more to shield a Donald Trump cabinet pick from scrutiny and tough questions than Lamar Alexander has for Betsy DeVos. After postponing the secretary of education nominee’s hearing for a week, the chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee (known as HELP) rescheduled it for last night at the very unusual 20