Brian Pressley

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Qatar and the Kushners: What to Watch For

As you may recall, the Kushner family owns a troubled skyscraper in Manhattan located at 666 Fifth Avenue. Jared Kushner bought the building in 2007 for a record-setting $1.8 billion, a lofty price that marked the young developer's entry into high-profile New York dealmaking while also threatening …

Brookfield Asset Management

Ice Cube sues Qatari investors for $1.2B over failure to fund Big3

Ice Cube is suing a trio of Persian Gulf investors for $1.2 billion, claiming they tried to seize control of his fledgling Big3 basketball league …

Royal Family

Zimbabwe crowns first 'Miss Albino' in bid to tackle stigma

Zimbabwe has put on its first "Miss Albino" pageant in an effort to stamp out discrimination and stigma surrounding the condition. The 22-year-old …

Kandi Burruss, Bravo's Real Housewives of Atlanta, on Success

Kandi Burruss: Singer, songwriter, reality TV star, Broadway actress and entrepreneur. One secret to her success: Confidence. Here’s how she’s found the confidence within herself to live out her life’s dreams.

The 10 Best Oral Sex Scenes In Movie History

Talk about a mouthful.<p><b>American Pie</b> <i><br>American Pie</i> can perhaps be credited with reinvigorating the teen sex comedy, and with its slew of scandalous …

New Orleans Beignets

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Make the yeast mixture: Combine yeast, 1/2 cup warm water, and 1 tsp. granulated sugar in bowl of a heavy-duty stand mixer; let …

Recipes

The Wall Street Journal says it’s done being snarky AF about millennials

The Wall Street Journal has updated its stylebook. The word grandma can no longer be used in a snarky fashion. Just kidding. Grandmas remain fair game.<p>But millennials? That word now goes in the trigger category. “’Millennials’ has become a sort of snide shorthand in the pages of The Wall Street …

Wall Street

Just When You're Admiring Iskra Lawrence's Curve Flattering Bikini, You'll Notice Its Astounding Color

Iskra Lawrence has been jumping from bikini to bikini, first in Mexico, then in Miami, where she showed off this curve-flattering design with a pair of yellow Polaroid lenses. Iskra's Aerie suit might not have been the brightest on the beach, but with standout details like a cheeky bottom equipped …

The Sandy Hook Mass Shooting Has Now Been Linked to Even More Gun Deaths

Children are especially at risk.

Queen Elizabeth Turned a Matchy-Matchy Fashion Moment With Nigeria’s High Commissioner into an Epic Photo Op

An audience with the Queen is always an occasion worth dressing up for, but what happens when you coordinate with her majesty? When Queen Elizabeth II received his excellency Nigerian High Commissioner George Oguntade and his wife Modupe, the trio created a fashion moment of epic proportions in the …

15 convictions linked to corrupt Chicago cop are thrown out

CHICAGO (AP) — One by one, the men told the same story: A Chicago police officer would demand money from them. And if they didn't pay, they would …

The seldom-told story of the third man in John Carlos and Tommie Smith’s iconic protest

<b>Tommie Smith and John Carlos extend their fists during the playing of the "Star-Spangled Banner" after the 200-meter run at the Summer Olympic Games in Mexico City, Oct. 16, 1968. (AP)</b><p>One white athlete stood in quiet solidarity with the African-American demonstration, and paid a steep price for …

Black History

Michael Flynn resigns as national security adviser

By Greg Miller<p>, Reporter<p>Philip Rucker<p>, Reporter<p>Michael Flynn, the national security adviser to President Trump, resigned late Monday over revelations about his potentially illegal contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States, and his misleading statements about the matter to senior …

Donald Trump