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By Kat Bein Imagine growing up in southern California and heading to your first Coachella as a high-school freshman. You're a snot-nosed kid with indie-rock dreams jamming with your best friends, and at the malleable age of 13, you see The Strokes, Kanye West, Arctic Monkeys, Radiohead, and more. You fantasize for the next seven…
By far the most interesting, and the most nuanced, legal argument in the report appears in Mueller's obstruction findings. He laid out 11 potential instances of obstruction by the president, but the special counsel declined to make a "traditional prosecutorial judgment." On Thursday morning, Barr told reporters Mueller's decision was not influenced by Department of…
After the special counsel Robert Mueller submitted his report on Russian election interference to Attorney General William Barr back in March, President Donald Trump was exultant. The president claimed "complete and total exoneration" in remarks to reporters two days later, saying Mueller's findings showed "there was no collusion with Russia" and "no obstruction, none whatsoever."…
The retail apocalypse is raging on with almost 6,000 store closings announced so far in 2019 — more than the entirety of last year. According to a new report from Coresight Research, US retailers have announced 5,994 store closings this year, compared with 5,864 store closings in all of 2018. The recent announcement by the…
France's superrich have joined together and pledged about 400 million euros, or $452 million, to help rebuild Paris' Notre-Dame Cathedral after it was ravaged by a fire. The cathedral went up in flames Monday evening, and its iconic spire collapsed. Its twin towers are safe, however, and several statues were removed from the top of…