Nancy Pelosi biography from USA TODAY's Susan Page set for April 2021

Nancy Pelosi biography from USA TODAY's Susan Page set for April 2021

08/04 20:59 Anonymous 0

Editor's Note: The author of "Madam Speaker: Nancy Pelosi and the Lessons of Power" is USA TODAY’s Washington bureau chief Susan Page, who has covered six White House administrations and 10 presidential elections.Susan Page, the journalist and best-selling author of "The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty," is releasing another biography of a famous woman in Washington: Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the United States House of Representatives.

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Trump mispronounces Yosemite at White House event

08/04 20:59 Anonymous 0

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump turned heads on Tuesday when he mispronounced the word "Yosemite" at a White House event to sign a bipartisan conservation bill.But he stumbled over Yoh-sem-it-ee, pronouncing it YO-se-MIGHT, and then adding a syllable, "YO-se-min-NIGHT.

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Sean Penn reveals his secret 'COVID' wedding after Leila George rumor

08/04 17:01 Anonymous 0

After rumors swirled over the weekend about possible wedding bells for Sean Penn, the actor confirmed Monday he has officially tied the knot for the third time.Multiple outlets including People and The Daily Mail reported over the weekend that Penn married Leila George, a 28-year-old actress and philanthropist, citing since-deleted social media posts from friends congratulating the couple.

Why mistreatment charges are unlikely to end talkshow

Why mistreatment charges are unlikely to end talkshow

08/04 16:51 Anonymous 0

Ever since allegations about mistreatment of staffers by her producers surfaced last month, questions have swirled about the future of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," a staple of daytime TV since 2003.The apology: 'I am sorry': Ellen DeGeneres apologizes to talk show staff after complaints of mistreatmentEnding the show would not be so easy.

Retirement: $100,000 is not enough

Retirement: $100,000 is not enough

08/04 16:50 Anonymous 0

In March 2020, approximately 26% of adults 60 and older had less than $100,000 saved for retirement, according to an American Advisors Group survey, but that masks the true scope of the problem.In April 2020, as the country began feeling the financial strain of the COVID-19 crisis, the percentage of adults 60 and older with less than $100,000 in retirement savings jumped to 43%.

Ford CEO Jim Hackett to retire; COO Jim Farley to replace him

Ford CEO Jim Hackett to retire; COO Jim Farley to replace him

08/04 16:50 Anonymous 0

announced Tuesday that CEO Jim Hackett is retiring from the company he has led since May 2017, and Chief Operating Officer Jim Farley is taking the helm.”The company noted that Farley's background is extensive:Farley joined Ford in 2007 as global head of marketing and sales.

Hurtigruten, Paul Gauguin, AIDA affected

Hurtigruten, Paul Gauguin, AIDA affected

08/03 19:41 Anonymous 0

Multiple cruise lines, including AIDA Cruises, Hurtigruten and Paul Gauguin Cruises, have had cases on board announced before and after setting sail.All those aboard the Paul Gauguin cruise ship are being tested and will be kept in their cabins pending the results.

offensive to seniors and misunderstanding of America

offensive to seniors and misunderstanding of America

08/03 17:18 Anonymous 0

The goal is to scare seniors with apocalyptic visions of what the nation could look like under a Joe Biden presidency.As a study published by Educational Gerontology explained, “The power and prevalence of cultural stereotypes of aging essentially results in a ‘double-whammy’ to seniors.

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Hydroxychloroquine not effective, time to 'move on,' says Brett Giroir

08/03 16:48 Anonymous 0

Brett Giroir, assistant secretary of health and human services, said on NBC News' "Meet the Press" that "from a public health standpoint, at first, hydroxychloroquine looked very promising" but at "this point in time, there's been five randomized control, placebo-controlled trials that do not show any benefit to hydroxychloroquine.There's no evidence to show that it is," Giroir said.

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Restaurants at risk of closure with coronavirus resurgence

08/02 19:49 Anonymous 0

And even in parts of the country where the outbreak appears contained, restaurants' revenue is far below normal because social distancing requirements – and wary diners – mean fewer tables, fewer customers and limited hours.The virus resurgence has prompted officials in California, Texas, Florida and other states to order restaurants shut again.

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SpaceX Crew Dragon splashdown live: Watch NASA astronauts return

08/02 19:49 Anonymous 0

After a roughly two-month stay on the International Space Station, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are on their way home in a history-making SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule.The mission, officially designated SpaceX Demo-2, was a demonstration flight of SpaceX's crewed Dragon spacecraft, and the return leg of the trip will mark the final stage in the more than 60-day flight to the International Space Station.