Weinstein Released On $1 Million Bail After Court Appearance

  • Jim Owen
  • May 25, 2018 1:06PM

A judge released disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein on a $1 million bail, requiring him to wear an electronic monitor and revoking his passport. 

Trump Cancels Meeting With North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un

  • Jim Owen
  • May 24, 2018 3:43PM

In a move that many saw coming, the June 12 meeting in Singapore between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un has been canceled. 

Facing Jail Time, Cohen's 'Taxi King' Business Partner To Cooperate With Gov't

  • Jim Owen
  • May 23, 2018 5:18PM

As part of a plea deal, Evgeny Freidman, a business partner of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen has agreed to cooperate with investigators. 

United Way: 40% Of U.S. Households Can't Afford Middle-Class Basics

  • Jim Owen
  • May 21, 2018 10:20AM

The United Way recently released statistics showing that even many Americans that aren't below the poverty line are still in serious financial trouble. 

Disagreements Threaten To Derail U.S.-North Korea Summit

  • Jim Owen
  • May 19, 2018 10:08AM

According to the Korea Central News Agency, Kim is reluctant to sit down with Trump because he has no intention of agreeing to the key U.S. demand: that North Korea fully denuclearize its military.

Senate Votes To Restore Net Neutrality, The House Is Unlikely To Agree

  • Jim Owen
  • May 17, 2018 1:46PM

Though the bill to save net neutrality passed the Senate, Democrats will have to convince 25 Republicans to join them for the bill to pass the House.

Uber To End Policy Of Forced Arbitration For Sexual Assault Victims

  • Jim Owen
  • May 16, 2018 11:05AM

Uber announced that it will no longer require abuse victims to use its arbitration process rather than taking their cases to court. The change does not apply to those involved in class-action lawsuits.

Why 'Full Employment' U.S. Jobs Stats Are Misleading

  • Jim Owen
  • May 11, 2018 10:59AM

Trump routinely railed against misleading U.S. unemployment numbers before taking office. Now those same numbers are being spun as positive. 

NSA Phone Data Collection Has Actually Increased Under Trump

  • Jim Owen
  • May 10, 2018 11:19AM

According to a newly released government report, the agency collected more than 534 million phone calls and text messages in 2017 — three times as many as the previous year's total.

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Alleges Cohen Received $500K From Russian Oligarch

  • Jim Owen
  • May 9, 2018 5:10PM

Although Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenetti has so far provided no documentation substantiating these claims he has been quoted saying, "People lie, documents don’t. Period.”