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Texas Democrat Wendy Davis Is Officially Running For Congress

Former Texas state Rep. Wendy Davis, a Democrat, is officially challenging Republican Rep. Chip Roy for his Texas House seat. Davis announced her bid for Congress on Monday after weeks of rumors. Davis is a champion of abortion rights, famously filibustering against a controversial anti-abortion bill for 11 hours in the Texas Capitol when she was a […]

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Equifax To Pay Up To $650 Million In Data Breach Settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to a record $650 million to settle U.S. federal and state probes into a massive 2017 data breach of personal information, authorities said on Monday. The largest-ever settlement for a data breach draws to a close multiple probes into Equifax by the Federal Trade Commission, […]

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‘Avengers: Endgame’ Surpasses ‘Avatar’ As Highest-Grossing Film Ever

“Avengers: Endgame” has vanquished James Cameron’s sci-fi epic “Avatar” to become the highest-grossing film in history. “Endgame” earned an estimated $2.79 billion in worldwide revenue in just 13 weeks, surpassing “Avatar’s” $2.789 billion, The Associated Press reported Sunday. “Avatar” had been on top for a decade. Marvel boss Kevin Feige announced the milestone Saturday night at […]

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Prince George Hams It Up In New Photos For 6th Birthday

Fans went so gaga over new photos marking Prince George’s sixth birthday that Kensington Palace issued a statement Sunday thanking the public for “all your lovely messages!”Three new photos of the little prince were posted on the Twitter and Instagram account of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge ahead of the big day on Monday. […]

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Robert Morgenthau, Longest-Serving Manhattan DA, Dead At 99

NEW YORK (AP) — The longest-serving former Manhattan district attorney who tried mob kingpins, music stars and white-collar criminals and inspired a character on ‘Law & Order’ has died. Robert Morgenthau was 99. His wife, Lucinda Franks, told The New York Times that Morgenthau died Sunday at a Manhattan hospital after a short illness. Fictional […]

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Nadler: Mueller Hearing To Air Evidence Of Trump Wrongdoing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee chairman said Sunday that this week’s hearing with Robert Mueller will air “very substantial evidence” of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump and make a public case for impeachment. Republicans pledged sharp questioning of the special counsel about what they see as a “one-sided” Russia investigation. Days before back-to-back […]

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Trump Says He Wants To Meet With Schumer ‘ASAP’ Following Senator’s ‘Awful’ Border Visit

President Donald Trump said late Sunday he hoped to hold a meeting “ASAP” with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (N.Y.) amid the ongoing crisis along the southern border, where near-constant reports of filthy, overcrowded detention centers have sparked outrage from congressional Democrats and human rights advocates. “Senator Chuck Schumer has finally gone to the Southern […]