The Gentle Art of Saying No

No! It’s a simple fact that you can never be productive if you take on too many commitments — you simply spread yourself too thin and will not be able to get anything done, at least not well or on time. But requests for your time are coming in all the time — through phone, […]

This man divorced his wife for saying Ronaldo played better than Messi

Reuters A Russian man has taken drastic action after his wife “mocked Messi”. The couple first met in a bar while watching the 2002 World Cup and are huge football fans. Despite Argentina beating Nigeria during the World Cup 2018, his wife insisted Ronaldo was the better than Messi. The next morning he filed for […]

Rudy Giuliani blasts Michael Cohen’s new lawyer, saying he lied for Bill Clinton during the Monica Lewinsky scandal

Regis Duvignau/Reuters President Donald Trump’s outside attorney Rudy Giuliani blasted Lanny Davis, the new attorney for the president’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen. Davis mocked Giuliani’s Sunday show appearances. Giuliani hit back in a text-message exchange with Business Insider, criticizing Davis’s work for former President Bill Clinton. “I like Michael but I don’t get hiring a […]

Drew Brees is suing a jeweler for $9 million, saying he was overcharged by millions for diamonds

Jamie Squire/Getty Images Drew Brees is embroiled in a $ 9 million lawsuit with a jeweler named Vahid Moradi, arguing that an independent appraiser suggested he was significantly overcharged for diamond purchases. The lawsuit claims Brees and his wife paid $ 15 million for investment-grade diamonds that the independent appraiser valued at only $ 6 […]

Germany debunks Twitter hoax saying government dissolved — but Merkel really is in trouble over refugees

Thomson Reuters BERLIN (Reuters) – Bavaria’s Christian Social Union (CSU) party moved swiftly on Friday to deny it planned to dissolve its decades-old alliance with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats, after a report to that effect appeared on a hoax Twitter account. Hans Michelbach, deputy head of the CSU faction in the federal parliament, said […]

‘Ocean’s 8’ has an amazing cast but is a ‘wasted opportunity’ — here’s what critics are saying

Barry Wetcher/Warner Bros. Pictures Reviews for “Ocean’s 8” are now out.  It’s an all-female spin-off of the “Ocean’s” movies. The reviews are mixed. Critics say the cast is incredible and Anne Hathaway is a standout. But critics agree that the directing and writing falter.  Reviews for “Ocean’s 8” are in, but the reception has been […]

Michael Avenatti addressed his claim that Michael Cohen is leaking audio recordings seized by the FBI — and now he’s saying it’s ‘just like’ Nixon

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels, is zeroing in on what he’s calling the “Trump Tapes” after appearing in longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s court case on Wednesday. Avenatti’s day in court did not go as planned, as Judge Kimba Wood did not grant his motion to appear […]

Putin blasted Trump’s trade fights without ever saying his name

Russian President Vladimir Putin heavily criticized the US’s recent protectionist trade policies during a speech in St. Petersburg, Russia. While Putin did not refer to President Donald Trump by name, the Russian president attacked recent tariffs and the increase in protectionism from the US. “We do not need trade wars or even temporary trade truces. […]

Sprint announces highest profit ever after saying it needs T-Mobile merger

Enlarge / Sprint retail location in Cleveland, Tennessee, on June 19, 2016. (credit: Getty Images | TennesseePhotographer) Sprint yesterday announced “the best profitability in company history” thanks to growth in its customer base, just days after saying it needed to merge with T-Mobile USA in order to improve its network. If Sprint was doing worse, […]