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Emmys 2020: How to watch, the nominees and more

Emmys 2020: How to watch, the nominees and more

This weekend’s Emmy Awards will be like unlike anything we’ve ever seen. 130 cameras in 10 countries Jimmy Kimmel will host the show from the Staples Center in Los Angeles but without a live audience due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Producers sent more than 130 cameras to nominees in 10 countries, a big technical undertaking…MORE

More new stocks, please! Companies are rushing to IPO before the election

More new stocks, please! Companies are rushing to IPO before the election

With the presidential election looming and uncertainty growing about what will happen to the stock market and economy after that, private companies are racing to make their debuts on Wall Street. The sizzling initial public offerings of cloud companies Snowflake and JFrog this week, as well as Friday’s debut of gaming tools developer Unity Software,…MORE

1619 Project creator: Federal government does not set curricula for schools

President Donald Trump wants to have a say in the curricula for young children in America, but the 1619 Project director Nikole Hannah-Jones wants to remind people that the federal government does not set school curricula. At a rally on Saturday, Trump announced that he wants a proposed TikTok deal to include the creation of…MORE

Wisconsin man shocked to discover a brain washed up on the beach

Wisconsin man shocked to discover a brain washed up on the beach

A Wisconsin man strolling along the beach was stunned after discovering an animal brain wrapped in aluminum foil that had washed up on the shore. James Senda was hunting for sea glass Tuesday at Samuel Myers Park in Racine when he came across a brick-shaped package wrapped in aluminum foil with a pink rubber band.…MORE

US has reimposed UN sanctions on Iran, Pompeo says

US has reimposed UN sanctions on Iran, Pompeo says

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday evening that the US has reimposed UN sanctions against Iran, a move expected to be effectively ignored by global allies and adversaries alike. The latest move is the latest in the “maximum pressure” campaign against Tehran — one that has left the US largely isolated. It comes after…MORE

Biden proposes 401(k) changes to give low-income savers bigger tax benefits

Biden proposes 401(k) changes to give low-income savers bigger tax benefits

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has a plan to change 401(k) retirement savings accounts to give low-income earners a bigger tax break up front. The plan, which calls for changing the way 401(k) accounts are treated in the tax code in order to encourage low earners to save more, would likely mean higher earners would…MORE

Gareth Bale looks for a fresh start at as golden stay in Madrid  turns sour

Gareth Bale looks for a fresh start at as golden stay in Madrid turns sour

Since Gareth Bale joined Real Madrid for a then world record fee in 2013, only Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema have scored more goals for Los Blancos. By every tangible metric, the Welshman’s stay in the Spanish capital was a success; four Champions Leagues, two La Liga titles and one Copa del Rey, as well…MORE

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