Beckham family out in force at London Fashion Week

A model takes a selfie photograph backstage before the House of Holland Autumn/Winter 2019 fashion week runway show in London, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019.(Photo by Grant Pollard/Invision/AP) Victoria Beckham doesn't need celebrities at her fashion shows — her A-list family provides more than enough star power. Continue Reading Below The designer's husband, retired soccer superstar David Beckham, and the couple's […]

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Lawsuit seeks to force all-male fraternities at Yale to allow women

A class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday by three women who attend Yale University seeks to ban the school’s all-male fraternities from considering gender in admission decisions. The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Connecticut against Yale University and nine fraternities, is brought by students who allege sexual assault, harassment and discrimination plague the fraternities. The plaintiffs’ lawyers say they believe it is the first time students have sued […]

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ATO wins battle to force electricity company to pay tax

Electricity poles and wires company Spark Infrastructure has taken a $270 million bath, writing down its South Australian electricity distribution assets and cutting dividends after a court decision that will force it to pay more tax. Spark has lost its tax battle with the Australian Tax Office over its subsidiaries, setting a potential precedent for similar industry-wide asset write-downs. Spark […]

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Deadly force: Instead of shooting, police try technology, ‘hands on’ force

LOS ANGELES — A black man suffering from mental health problems, naked and unarmed, runs out into traffic where he is struck by a vehicle. He writhes on the pavement, then gets up and charges angrily toward a police officer. Taser hits fail to stop him.  It’s exactly the kind of scenario that haunts police agencies looking to avoid racially charged […]

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The Next Air Force Fighter Could Be a Budget-Buster

The Air Force's next-generation fighters could cost as much as $300 million apiece in 2018 dollars, according to a new Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report. That eye-watering estimate is sure to attract significant interest from contractors but could cause the military to consider other options. The proposed plane, known inside the Pentagon as the Penetrating Counter Air (PCA), is designed […]

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Triple-amputee Air Force veteran on mission to raise $1B for US-Mexico border wall

Brian Kolfage, a disabled U.S. Air Force veteran, is raising money to help build a U.S.-Mexico border wall. A triple amputee U.S. military veteran says he was inspired to raise money for President Trump’s U.S.-Mexico border wall after reading a New York Post article that questioned why no one had taken up the mantle. In just three days, Brian Kolfage’s GoFundMe […]

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Air Force fires general for sexually suggestive comments about women, failure to report suicide attempts

WASHINGTON – The Air Force cashiered a rising star and grandson of a legendary World War II pilot for sexually suggestive comments he made in public, according to a recently released report. Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets IV, namesake of the pilot who dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, was fired as deputy commander of the Air Force Global Strike […]

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Trump Space Force: Here's when details will be released

Trump’s Space Force to cost $13B? Don’t hold your breath: Gen. Jack Keane Fox News Senior strategic analyst Gen. Jack Keane argues early-on estimates of the cost of President Trump’s proposed Space Force are highly underestimated. Trump’s proposal to create the Space Force – which the White House has said will constitute the sixth branch of the U.S. military – […]

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