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Elon Musk flips bird at Twitter, files countersuit in legal battle

Elon Musk flips bird at Twitter, files countersuit in legal battle

Elon Musk filed a countersuit against Twitter on Friday, escalating his legal battle with the social media company over his abandoned $44 billion agreement to take over the site. The 164-page suit was filed under seal just before the judge-imposed 5 p.m. deadline, so its contents were not immediately visible to the public. Under court …

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In crime comedy "Vengeance," B.J. Novak dares to mess with Texas while also skewering all the rest

In crime comedy “Vengeance,” B.J. Novak dares to mess with Texas while also skewering all the rest

Mark Twain’s quote, “Never let the truth get in the way of a good story,” comes to mind watching “Vengeance,” B.J. Novak’s terrific feature directorial debut about a New York writer who inexplicably gets involved in a murder investigation in West Texas. Ben Manalowitz (Novak) is a know-it-all Brooklyn hipster who overuses the phrase “100 …

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RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season-Finale Recap: No Contest

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season-Finale Recap: No Contest

Photo: RuPaul’s Drag Race/YouTube We did it. We made it to the end of this herstoric, surprising, and wicked-fun season of All Stars, and crowned an extremely deserving victor in the process. Nominally, this episode is pitched as a tournament: a lip-sync smackdown that will determine once and for all who will become the Queen …

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What's making us happy: A guide to your weekend reading, listening and viewing

What’s making us happy: A guide to your weekend reading, listening and viewing

Screenshot from gameplay of Stray. BlueTwelve Studio/ Annapurna Interactive hide caption toggle caption BlueTwelve Studio/ Annapurna Interactive Screenshot from gameplay of Stray. BlueTwelve Studio/ Annapurna Interactive This week, the U.K. announced it will host Eurovision 2023, Jeopardy! signed its new official co-hosts, and Beyoncé dropped Renaissance. Here’s what the NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour crew …

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Investing Club: The week in review, the week ahead — July 29, 2022

Investing Club: The week in review, the week ahead — July 29, 2022

The major averages all gained for another winning week, capping the best month for stocks in 2022. It was also a week that perfectly exemplified why it’s often the expectations that matter far more than the actual numbers reported. On the macro front, in addition to a 75 basis point rate hike from the Federal …

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Kelis accuses Beyoncé, Pharrell of song ‘thievery’ on ‘Renaissance’

Kelis accuses Beyoncé, Pharrell of song ‘thievery’ on ‘Renaissance’

Comment on this story Comment Kelis accused Beyoncé and songwriter-producers Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo of “thievery” late Thursday after discovering a track on Beyoncé’s highly anticipated new album “Renaissance,” released overnight, contains an interpolation of Kelis’s hit single “Milkshake.” An Instagram fan page noted the usage earlier this week. On Thursday, Kelis commented on …

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Top economic takeaways as US wrangles with recession fears

Top economic takeaways as US wrangles with recession fears

Back-to-back GDP slowdown, Fed doubling down, a cooling jobs market, red-hot prices and tech’s big bang, here are the main economic highlights from a busy week. It was an eventful, data-packed week for the US economy. The Federal Reserve, the country’s central bank, raised interest rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday, the second time …

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Southwest Airlines Introduces A Perk Customers Will Love

Southwest Airlines Introduces A Perk Customers Will Love

The airline industry, as well as the world at large, was grounded once covid hit in March of 2020. Eventually some flights were available in 2020 with enhanced safety precautions, but relatively few people felt like taking the risk. So it was no surprise when the The International Air Transport Association confirmed that 2020 was …

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The Federal Reserve's slight shift in monetary policy will drive bullish momentum in gold price next week

The Federal Reserve’s slight shift in monetary policy will drive bullish momentum in gold price next week

Editor’s Note: With so much market volatility, stay on top of daily news! Get caught up in minutes with our speedy summary of today’s must-read news and expert opinions. Sign up here! (Kitco News) – According to the latest Kitco News Weekly Gold Survey, Wall Street analysts and Main Street investors see the …

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