White House cancels US delegation trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos hours after throwing wrench into congressional trip to Afghanistan

REUTERS/Carlos Barria President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled the US delegation’s annual trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, “out of consideration” for the furloughed federal employees amid the ongoing partial government shutdown. Trump attended the forum in 2018 but was expected to send a delegation of senior US officials this year. The […]

Texas newspaper that endorsed Ted Cruz in 2012 is now throwing its support behind Democrat Beto O’Rourke for the midterm election

Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File The Houston Chronicle has endorsed Democrat Beto O’Rourke for US Senate in Texas over the Republican incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz. The newspaper endorsed Cruz in 2012, but this time around, it had some harsh words for the junior senator, saying Cruz has “exhibited little interest in […]

WATCH: Baggage handler caught throwing suitcases from a plane in Hawaii

A viral video has captured the moment a baggage handler risks damaging luggage from a plane. In the video, filmed at Honolulu Airport, the woman is seen grabbing bags and hurling them down the chute from the plane. They bounce down at speed thanks to being thrown onto it carelessly. It happens a few times […]

Google Maps Street View: What is this man throwing at the Google car driver?

Google Maps Street View was created 11 years ago in 2007, just two years after the invention of Google Maps. The vehicles, fitted with 360-degree cameras, use clever technology to take images that are knitted together. This creates a seamless effect when using the website to find an address. As part of the job, it […]

Throwing Money Down the Drain: A Year of Cash vs. Credit Card

Throwing Money Down the Drain: A Year of Cash vs. Credit Card Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This […]

Man kills himself after throwing explosive device at a closed US embassy in Montenegro

Stevo Vasiljevic/Reuters The US Embassy in Montenegro cautioned people that there is an “active security situation.” The embassy’s statement comes amid reports of a grenade attack on Wednesday night. The US embassy in Montenegro cautioned people that there is an “active security situation” in the capital of Podgorica on Wednesday night after a man threw […]

Video shows Kim Jong Un’s sister throwing a look to the camera while standing behind Mike Pence

Screenshot Kim Yo Jong, the sister of the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, made some highly anticipated, heavily publicized appearances during the Olympic opening ceremonies in Pyeongchang. But one video from an Olympic event that surfaced on social media shortly before noon local time showed a particularly striking visual: a clapping, smiling US Vice […]

Hedge fund billionaire Howard Marks is throwing cold water on the GOP tax law

Bloomberg TV Many companies have welcomed the new tax law by announcing bonuses, wage hikes, and hiring. Oaktree Capital founder Howard Marks threw cold water on the GOP tax reform in a new memo, questioning its long-term benefits and capacity to create new jobs.  “So call it a gift to the corporate sector if you […]

Tom Brady injured his throwing hand in practice when he collided with a teammate

Tom Brady injured his hand during practice when a teammate ran into him. The injury was severe enough to require x-rays, which did not reveal any structural damage. It is unclear if the injury will impact Brady during the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Tom Brady injured his hand during a collision with […]

Case Keenum had a great reaction after throwing the miracle pass that sent the Vikings to the NFC Championship

NFL on FOX Case Keenum connected with Stefon Diggs to give the Minnesota Vikings a miracle 29-24 win over the New Orleans Saints. After the score, Keenum had a great reaction to the touchdown, looking as though he was more than surprised than anyone that the Vikings pulled off the comeback. With the win, the […]