Ryan says he opposes GOP effort to impeach DOJ’s Rosenstein
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he doesn't support an effort by a small group of conservatives to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, likely dooming the endeavor and easing a months-long standoff between House Republicans and the Justice Department. Ryan said the tussle over document requests between congressional Republicans and Rosenstein, who oversees the…
A $44 billion tech deal that just collapsed is perhaps the biggest example yet of the harm Trump’s trade war can do
Qualcomm 's proposed $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors hung in limbo for months, awaiting regulatory approval from China, the lone holdout. Then President Donald Trump's trade war took the world by storm. As tensions between the US and China escalated over a series of months, any sort of cooperation that might've previously been expected…
Star Wars director Rian Johnson deletes 20,000 tweets after James Gunn firing
In a preemptive “why not?” move that follows the firing of Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has deleted approximately 20,000 tweets from his Twitter account. Johnson replied to an article about his Twitter purge on the social media platform on Wednesday to clarify there was “no…
LeBron James’ Talk Show ‘The Shop’ Picked Up by HBO
Carlos Osorio/Associated Press LeBron James just joined the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason, but he is already fully immersed in Hollywood life.  According to Marisa Guthrie of the Hollywood Reporter, the NBA star's talk show, The Shop, was picked up by HBO with several episodes on the horizon. The first episode has already been shot…
Seth Rogen is the new voice of Vancouver transit
Seth Rogen is now the official voice of Vancouver's TransLink’s buses and SkyTrains, because why not? The Vancouver native offered to voice announcements for the city's transportation system after TransLink cut ties with Morgan Freeman — who was originally slated to do the announcements — after he was accused of sexually inappropriate behavior in May.…