In what the deputy premier of New South Wales is calling a "historic" rescue, two teens were saved from choppy surf thanks to a drone that dropped an inflatable safety device to them—all as it recorded the rescue. The BBC reports that Aussie lifeguards were still testing how to...
Former French actress and sex-symbol Brigitte Bardot says most actresses are "hypocritical" and "ridiculous" in protesting sexual harassment because, she said, many of them "tease" producers to land film parts
Highlights of Today in History: Soviet Union breaks WWII Leningrad siege; Robert F. Scott reaches South Pole; Boston Strangler suspect Albert de Salvo convicted. (Jan. 18)
Upon hearing the news that Dolores O’Riordan died, writer Ruby Brunton posted on Twitter what was, to me, the most fitting epitaph. It’s just two images. One is a screenshot of the headline. The other is a popular internet meme, which is reportedly a still from a Brazilian music video, of two sexily bestockinged legs […]
Jan.17 -- Longbow Research analyst Shawn Harrison cut Apple stock to neutral on Wednesday. He discusses his call with Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro on "Bloomberg Markets: The Open." Harrison, his family, and firm, do not own shares of Apple.
Universal’s “Fifty Shades Freed” should dominate its North American opening weekend on Feb. 9-11 with about $37 million, early tracking showed Thursday. Sony’s family comedy “Peter Rabbit” is tracking for a launch that weekend in the $18 million range and Warner Bros.’ Clint Eastwood thriller “15:17 to Paris” should arrive with about $10 million. The […]
Jan.17 -- Bloomberg Intelligence's Alison Williams examines fourth-quarter results for Goldman Sachs Group Inc. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
Credit card company American Express posts $1.2 billion loss in the fourth quarter, as the company booked large one-time charges related to the new tax law
The Department of Health and Human Services formed a new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division, which it says will help protect religious freedom.
Team Arrow took quite a hit in Season 6’s midseason finale, and it didn’t even come at the hands of one of the villains. After learning that someone on his team became a witness in the case to prove he is the Green Arrow, Oliver (Stephen Amell) grew suspicious of his newest team members — […]
Jan.17 -- Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli comments on Yale professor James Whitman's essay on "Trump's Quest To Make America White Again" and discusses Congress negotiating to avoid a government shutdown. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow -- the adopted daughter of Woody Allen and Mia Farrow -- described in graphic detail how Allen allegedly sexually assaulted her.