First Lady New Jersey, Democrat for US Senate, power plant husband shut down

New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy, who is running for the U.S. Senate, said Tuesday she opposes building gas-fired standby power plants in already heavily polluted minority areas. But she would not say whether she had discussed her idea with her husband, Gov. Phil Murphy, the only person who could stop the project in its […]

Capital One to acquire Discover, bolstering credit card market power

Capitol One announced Monday that it will acquire Discover Financial Services in an all-stock deal that is expected to strengthen the bank’s position in the credit card market. Discover shareholders will receive just over 1 Capitol One share (1.0192) for every Discover share they own, which is about a 27% premium based on Discover’s closing […]

Andrew Cuomo addresses power women’s gathering

Former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo spoke at the Central Park West home of Third Point hedge funder Daniel Loeb and his philanthropist and film director wife Margaret Manzer Loeb. I heard that she addressed a group of women activists, donors, activists and shakers. Officials said the recent meeting was about combating anti-Semitism in New […]

In Ash Wednesday Message, Mark Wahlberg Reveals Power of Prayer

during a visit with fox & friends On Wednesday, big-time Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg appealed to Christians to do more than just give up on what they were given on Ash Wednesday. Wahlberg and star of the hit TV series Jonathan Roomy Chosen persontalked about World Prayer Meditation and Warburg. Said Host Ainsley Earhart says […]

Russell Crowe putting star power behind NRL’s Las Vegas showcase

Las Vegas was the center of the football world last weekend, and it will become the center of the football world next month when Allegiant Stadium hosts the National Rugby League. And Australia’s biggest sport is tapping into one of the country’s most recognizable voices to promote the NRL’s first venture into the United States. […]

Pentagon chief in critical care unit, transfers power to deputy

Walter Reed Military Medical Center officials announced that Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin was admitted to the critical care unit with bladder problems Sunday night after transferring his duties to the deputy secretary of defense early Sunday. Austin, 70, underwent a series of tests and evaluations at Walter Reed on Sunday night after exhibiting symptoms “suggestive […]


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