Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

| May 22, 2018

Scroll to top

Top

nominees Archives -

Fed nominees slam Wells Fargo for consumer abuses and indicate bank’s growth cap will be tough to lift

May 16, 2018 |

Two Federal Reserve nominees on Tuesday slammed Wells Fargo & Co., for its consumer abuses and indicated that they would have to see significant improvements before voting to lift a cap on the San Francisco bank’s growth.

“Just based upon the news accounts, which of course is all I have to go on,…


L.A. Times – Business

House of Cards Replaces Kevin Spacey With 2 Oscar Nominees

January 31, 2018 |

Netflix resumed production on its first—and last—Kevin Spacey-less season of House of Cards Tuesday, making up for the loss of the show’s one-time star by bringing aboard not one but two Academy Award nominees, the New York Times reports. According to the Hollywood Reporter , Diane Lane and Greg…
Newser

And the Oscar Nominees Are…

January 23, 2018 |

The 90th annual Oscar nominations were announced Tuesday by Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis. It was close but no cigar for Guillermo del Toro’s lavish monster romance The Shape of Water, which emerged with 13 nominations—just short of tying All About Eve , Titanic, and La La Land’s record 14…
Newser

Here Are Your Golden Globe Nominees

December 11, 2017 |

Guillermo del Toro’s Cold War-era fairy tale The Shape of Water earned a leading seven nominations from the Golden Globes, while the HBO drama Big Little Lies led the television nominees with six nods. In what’s been seen as a wide-open Oscar race so far, several films followed closely behind…
Newser

First-Time Rock Hall Nominees: Radiohead, Nina Simone, RATM

October 5, 2017 |

British rockers Radiohead, singer Nina Simone, and the Moody Blues are among the first-time nominees on the ballot for induction next year into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Nine of the 19 acts nominated Thursday are on the ballot for the first time, with Radiohead and Rage Against…
Newser

Old Oprah Tape May Scuttle Labor Nominee’s Chances

February 14, 2017 |

Fast-food executive Andrew Puzder’s chances of becoming the next labor secretary appear to be in real jeopardy, and one reason is a tape of an Oprah Winfrey show from the 1990s. Senators have viewed the episode, called “High-Class Battered Women,” in which Puzder’s ex-wife appears in disguise and accuses him…
Newser

Donald Trump’s Nominees Stick to His Script

January 19, 2017 |

The president-elect’s cabinet choices at this week’s confirmation hearings represented the leading edge of Donald Trump’s push to reverse the domestic policies advanced by President Barack Obama’s administration.
WSJ.com: What’s News Asia

Trump Nominee’s Proposal to Block China From Islands Sets Off Alarms

January 13, 2017 |

If carried out, Rex Tillerson’s proposal to bar Beijing’s from some South China Sea islands would likely trigger military battle, security experts say.
WSJ.com: What’s News Asia