Oracle founder Larry Ellison says its ’embarrassing’ for Amazon that it relies so heavily on Oracle’s technology (ORCL, AMZN)

Oracle Oracle founder Larry Ellison said “it’s kind of embarrassing” for Amazon that it uses Oracle’s databases to power its own business — especially considering Amazon offers its own databases that compete with Oracle’s.  Ellison was responding to a report from last week that Amazon intends to get off of Oracle’s products completely by 2020.  […]

The ’90s were ‘a crazy time’: John Kelly suggests Larry Kudlow’s past cocaine addiction won’t bar him from obtaining security clearance

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters White House chief of staff John Kelly suggested that Larry Kudlow’s past substance-abuse wouldn’t complicate his path to a security clearance once he’s officially installed as President Donald Trump’s new chief economic adviser. Kudlow was fired from Bear Stearns in the mid 1990s as he struggled with cocaine addiction. Kelly reportedly joked that […]

Larry Kudlow is the perfect person to keep Trump’s economic sham going

YouTube/CNN Larry Kudlow, a Reagan era policy wonk and talking head, is joining Trump’s White House. The fact that he disagrees with Trump’s trade agenda and is still willing to join makes him the perfect candidate. Kudlow won’t be able to dissuade Trump from doing what he wants, but Kudlow will get what he wants […]

CNBC commentator Larry Kudlow will replace Gary Cohn as Trump’s top economic adviser

Brendan McDermid/Reuters Larry Kudlow will replace Gary Cohn as President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser. Kudlow was a staff economist at the New York Federal Reserve, worked in the Reagan administration, and was chief economist for Bear Stearns. Kudlow joined CNBC in 2001 and hosted a show on the network for 12 years. Conservative economist […]

Larry Page’s autonomous air taxi ‘Cora’ flies in New Zealand

Reports surfaced in 2016 that Google co-founder (and now Alphabet CEO) Larry Page had two “flying car” projects in the works, and while we saw the Flyer recreational vehicle unveiled last year, today it’s time to meet Cora. An “air taxi” developed by Page’s Kitty Hawk company, the electric aircraft is intended for use as […]

Donovan Mitchell dons a Vince Carter jersey and beats Larry Nance Jr to win Slam Dunk Contest

Bob Donnan/Pool via AP Donovan Mitchell took home the 2018 Slam Dunk Contest trophy on Saturday night, beating Larry Nance Jr. in the final round. Mitchell paid homage to Vince Carter with his final dunk of the night, donning his jersey and matching one of Carter’s iconic dunks. Mitchell was the cleanest dunker of the […]

$24,000 crowdfunded for father who attacked pedophile doctor Larry Nassar

A GoFundMe campaign has raised more than $ 24,000 for the father who attacked convicted pedophile Larry Nassar in court on Friday. Randall Margraves attempted to get his hands on the disgraced US gymnastics team doctor, who has been sentenced to 175 years in prison, after his daughters gave victim impact statements detailing the abuse […]

Director Larry Fessenden Returns to Filmmaking With ‘Depraved’

Indie horror master Larry Fessenden made a name for himself directing a series of truly independent horror films, and now he’s set to return to filmmaking with the Frankenstein-inspired film Depraved. It will be Fessenden’s first feature film since 2013’s Beneath. More on the new Larry Fessenden movie below. Larry Fessenden may not be a household name to […]

Prosecutors say more than 265 victims have accused USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual misconduct

Carlos Osorio/AP 265 victims have accused former US Olympics Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual misconduct, many while they were under his care.  Fallout from the scandal has forced top officials at Michigan State University and the USA Gymnastic’s entire board of directors to step down. Nassar faces a minimum of 25 years in prison, […]

Simone Biles releases statement saying she was assaulted by former gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar

Julio Cortez/AP Simone Biles on Monday released a statement alleging she was sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Biles is one of 140 women to accuse Nassar of sexual assault and molestation. Nassar has already pleaded guilty to charges of child pornography and is expected to be sentence to life in prison […]