Inflation cooled off in July as tumbling gas prices offered Americans much-needed relief

Inflation cooled off in July as tumbling gas prices offered Americans much-needed relief

The Consumer Price Index — a closely watched inflation yardstick — rose 8.5% in the year through July, easing from the previous month’s sky-high pace…

Former White House physician Rep. Ronny Jackson pledges to never eat ‘a whole plate of dog penis’ again

Former White House physician Rep. Ronny Jackson pledges to never eat ‘a whole plate of dog penis’ again

Trump and Obama’s former White House doctor knows what his last meal on Earth, most definitely, will not be…

Best credit card bonuses and deals this week: Last chance to earn up to 100,000 airline miles plus elevated Alaska Airlines and Wyndham card offers

Best credit card bonuses and deals this week: Last chance to earn up to 100,000 airline miles plus elevated Alaska Airlines and Wyndham card offers

It’s a great time to increase your frequent flyer account balances, or boost your stash of flexible rewards with cards from Amex, Citi, and Barclays…

Meta’s AI chatbot has some election-denying, antisemitic bugs to work out after the company asked users to help train it

Meta’s AI chatbot has some election-denying, antisemitic bugs to work out after the company asked users to help train it

Meta’s new Blenderbot AI learns from users interacting with it, causing the chatbot to repeat election-denying claims, antisemitic tropes, and conspiracy theories…

Bernie Sanders knocks Schumer and Manchin’s big climate and healthcare bill, calling it the ‘so-called Inflation Reduction Act’

Bernie Sanders knocks Schumer and Manchin’s big climate and healthcare bill, calling it the ‘so-called Inflation Reduction Act’

Republicans have also knocked the bill’s name as it nears final passage. Some are using the same criticism Sanders made on the Senate floor…

We tried a Costco hot dog for the first time. Here’s how it compares with the other food court staples on the menu.

We tried a Costco hot dog for the first time. Here’s how it compares with the other food court staples on the menu.

Costco’s hot dog stole the show and the price made it taste all that nicer — unlike the bizarre chicken bake and the overly sweet ice cream sundae…

‘Big Short’ investor Michael Burry warns that ‘silliness is back’ in markets despite the recent rebound

‘Big Short’ investor Michael Burry warns that ‘silliness is back’ in markets despite the recent rebound

Burry drew a comparison between the current market outlook and major crashes that occurred in 1929, 2001, and 2008…

Tennessee holds primary elections: Live results

Tennessee holds primary elections: Live results

A crowded field of Republicans is facing off for an open congressional seat and Gov. Bill Lee is running unopposed in Tennessee’s GOP gubernatorial primary…

The Jan. 6 committee plans to subpoena Alex Jones’ emails and texts after his own lawyers accidentally revealed them

The Jan. 6 committee plans to subpoena Alex Jones’ emails and texts after his own lawyers accidentally revealed them

A lawyer for Sandy Hook families told Jones that his attorneys had “messed up” and turned over years worth of his communications. Now, the Jan. 6 committee wants to take a look…

A pro-Trump social media influencer who posted about his role in the Jan. 6 siege was arrested this week on Capitol riot charges

A pro-Trump social media influencer who posted about his role in the Jan. 6 siege was arrested this week on Capitol riot charges

Prosecutors said a tipster identified William Kit — also known online as “Semore Views” — among the mob of rioters on January 6…

Who is Tudor Dixon, the Trump-backed GOP gubernatorial candidate who was eaten by zombies (in a low-budget movie)?

Who is Tudor Dixon, the Trump-backed GOP gubernatorial candidate who was eaten by zombies (in a low-budget movie)?

Tudor Dixon is running as the Republican gubernatorial candidate in Michigan and was recently backed by former President Donald Trump…

Sen. Pat Toomey takes jab at ‘pseudo-celebrities’ after comedian Jon Stewart blasted him for voting against a veterans healthcare bill

Sen. Pat Toomey takes jab at ‘pseudo-celebrities’ after comedian Jon Stewart blasted him for voting against a veterans healthcare bill

I’d rather be a pseudo celeb than pseudo Senator!” Jon Stewart wrote on Twitter as he criticized Sen. Pat Toomey for voting against the PACT Act…

Jared Kushner said he stopped Donald Trump from attacking Rupert Murdoch, according to new memoir

Jared Kushner said he stopped Donald Trump from attacking Rupert Murdoch, according to new memoir

Jared Kushner said he intervened to smooth over Donald Trump’s relationship with Rupert Murdoch, who’s Fox News ultimately helped his political rise…

Raphael Warnock has a nine-point lead over Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate race, while Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams are in a close contest for governor: poll

Raphael Warnock has a nine-point lead over Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate race, while Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams are in a close contest for governor: poll

The SurveyUSA poll showed Sen. Warnock with 48% support among likely voters in the Peach State, while Walker received 39% support…

The best affordable car insurance companies of August 2022

The best affordable car insurance companies of August 2022

The top picks for best, cheap car insurance in 2022 include State Farm, USAA, GEICO, Erie Insurance, and The Hartford…

The DOJ is preparing a strategy to force former Trump confidants to testify about the most secretive moments of Jan 6: report

The DOJ is preparing a strategy to force former Trump confidants to testify about the most secretive moments of Jan 6: report

The Justice Department anticipates that Trump will claim executive privilege in order to conceal evidence from the federal grand jury, CNN reported…

Read the full text of the deal that Manchin and Schumer just struck to curb inflation, tax corporations, and fight climate change

Read the full text of the deal that Manchin and Schumer just struck to curb inflation, tax corporations, and fight climate change

The agreement breaks a stalemate on Biden’s agenda that lasted for nearly a year. It will include climate programs and tax hikes on corporations…

Air travel chaos and disruptions around the world could last until the end of 2023, says CEO of London’s Heathrow Airport

Air travel chaos and disruptions around the world could last until the end of 2023, says CEO of London’s Heathrow Airport

It would take around 12 to 18 months for airlines to hire enough staff and handle the surge in travel demand, John Holland-Kaye told Bloomberg…

Global stocks mixed as analysts anticipate another ‘snooze-fest’ ahead of July Fed meeting and Big Tech earnings

Global stocks mixed as analysts anticipate another ‘snooze-fest’ ahead of July Fed meeting and Big Tech earnings

Tech giants Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Alphabet will all release quarterly earnings reports later this week…

‘Amnesia’ over energy security is coming to an end as Europe faces a supply crunch, S&P’s Dan Yergin says

‘Amnesia’ over energy security is coming to an end as Europe faces a supply crunch, S&P’s Dan Yergin says

Governments are realising energy security is at risk after overlooking it for so long — and now the stakes are too high, historian Dan Yergin said…