SEC Brushes Off Elon Musk’s Tweet, Signs Off on Original Settlement

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s brilliant idea to call the Securities and Exchange Commission the “Shortseller Enrichment Commission” in a recent tweet did not land the impulsive executive in any additional hot water. The SEC, which decided that removing Musk from the chairman’s position and fining both him and the company $ 20 million was sufficient […]

Eugenie Bouchard brushes off Wimbledon loss with cute sunshine snap in tiny denim shorts

Eugenie Bouchard might not be in the best of spirits today, having been knocked out in the third round of Wimbledon yesterday. The tennis babe has been playing professionally for nine years, but in that time has also established herself as a successful model. The Canadian has appeared twice in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit […]

Melania Trump brushes off controversy over ‘I really don’t care’ jacket in Instagram post

Melania Trump, 48, is married to US President Donald Trump, 70, but is is reported to not always agree with his policies. After Donald lifted an order to separate migrant children from their parents at the US/Mexico border in Texas, his wife Melania was spotted boarding a plane to go and visit the affected children. […]

‘I have zero level of concern at this stage’ — LeBron James brushes off Game 1 thrashing from the Celtics

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images The Cleveland Cavaliers got rocked by the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday, losing 108-83. It was James’ worst postseason performance in recent memory, with the Celtics holding the Cavaliers’ superstar to 15 points and forcing him into seven turnovers. After the game, James still projected confidence, saying, […]

The White House brushes off a major ‘typo’ in its statement on Iran’s nuclear weapons program, blames Obama instead

AP Photo/Evan Vucci The White House brushed off a major “typo” in the statement it issued on Iran’s nuclear weapons program. The White House put out a now-amended statement, which read that Iran “has” a secret nuclear weapons program. Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders later took a jab at the Obama administration for signing the […]

Canada brushes aside Brazil to secure men's curling worlds berth

Let’s face it: Brazil was never going to beat Canada in a best-of-five curling series. It was never really about that, anyway. In the first end of the competition, Canada scored seven points against Brazil and never looked back. The Canadian rink, led by Glenn Howard, swept the Brazilians off the ice 15-1, 8-3 and 6-3 in […]

‘Normal commercial relationship’: Ross brushes off Russia connection in Paradise Papers

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross rejected claims that he acted improperly following reports of business ties with Russia, based on the Paradise Papers leak. The Russian company involved said media interpretations of the report were “politically charged.” According to financial papers released on Sunday, detailing the dealings of a number of wealthy individuals and institutions, […]