The Trump administration keeps blaming ‘loopholes’ in immigration law for its family separation policy — here’s what’s really going on

Associated Press/Pablo Martinez Monsivais The Trump administration keeps falsely blaming its new family separation practice on current immigration law, and “loopholes” it says migrants are exploiting. Yet, as many critics of the Trump administration have pointed out, there is no law requiring migrant children be separated from their parents if they illegally cross the border. […]

How kidnapping insurance keeps a lid on ransom inflation

IN THE early 1970s, leftist guerrillas in Argentina discovered a lucrative new way to make money: kidnap millionaires. Panicking firms would agree to huge ransoms, more concerned with freeing their executives than driving down the fee. That was not just bad for businesses. It also became a textbook case of how poor negotiating can send […]

'Flower' keeps Vegas fresh despite late Game 3 flurry from Jets

The Winnipeg Jets huffed and puffed but couldn't blow the equalizer past Vegas Golden Knights fantastic netminder Marc-André​ Fleury. The 33-year-old Fleury made 33 saves, including 30 in the final two periods, to hand his teammates a 4-2 victory and 2-1 series lead in the Western Conference Final at T-Mobile Arena on Wednesday. With the Golden Knights standing around in a […]

The world of Fortnite keeps changing, and players are loving it

The creators of “Fortnite: Battle Royale” are still changing the map almost every day, and players are loving it. It all started in April, when a meteor slowly made its way towards a cataclysmic collision with the game’s iconic island battlefield. Every day, the meteor got a little closer. It all ended recently with a […]

‘The Gingerbread Girl’ Keeps the Stephen King Adaptation Train Rolling

Hollywood is quickly running out of big Stephen King novels to turn into movies, so they’re turning to more obscure works. Case in point: King’s novella The Gingerbread Girl will now be turned into a film, with King co-writing the screenplay himself. The Stephen King adaptation train continues rolling along. Deadline reports King’s novella The Gingerbread Girl, which […]

Lyon speaks! But keeps mum on details of sexual harassment saga

FREMANTLE coach Ross Lyon has refused to elaborate on the sexual harassment storm engulfing the AFL club, refusing to even confirm whether he is the official at the centre of the controversy. LIVE stream every match of every round of the 2018 Toyota AFL Premiership Season. Get your free 2-week Foxtel Now trial & start […]

TPG Readers Share The One Credit Card Perk That Keeps Them Loyal

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New Orleans resident keeps getting speeding tickets for his parked car

Speed cameras have dipped below the surface of the news cycle, yet the programs often remain a nuisance. New Orleans resident Donald Schultz provides the latest example of municipal malfeasance: A speed camera has issued at least ten speeding citations since 2011 to the Nissan Frontier that Schultz parks in front of his house. A […]

How a strong board of directors keeps AI companies on an ethical path

GUEST: Following the corporate corruption scandals of the early 2000s, then-Securities and Exchange Commission chairman William Donaldson said determining the company’s moral DNA “should be the foundation on which the Board builds a corporate culture based on a philosophy of high ethical standards and accountability.” Today’…Read More

A family keeps turning down millions for its house next to the Masters golf course

via Google Maps Augusta National, the home of the Masters, has been buying up property around the course for nearly two decades. One family refuses to sell the home where they raised children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, turning down seven-figure offers. Their house, which sits on two-thirds of an acre, is surrounded by a huge parking […]