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Source: CBS News

Shonda Rhimes declares she's the highest-paid showrunner in television

Wednesday 20:58 GMT

TV mogul Shonda Rhimes declared at Elle magazine's Women in Hollywood celebration in Beverly Hills on Monday that she is "the highest-paid showrunner in television." The 48-year-old power player behind hits like "Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal" on ABC inked a deal in August to make new shows for Netflix and move her production company, Shondaland, to the streaming service.

Come together, work together, brag together, be powerful together and whenever we can we should be lifting one another up because lifting someone up is what lifts us."

Source: The Guradian

GOP candidate improperly purged 340,000 from Georgia voter rolls, investigation claims

Saturday 19:05 GMT

Georgia secretary of state and gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp improperly purged more than 340,000 voters from the state’s registration rolls, an investigation charges.

“Brian Kemp has abused his power as secretary of state of Georgia to purge the voting rolls of Georgia primarily of black and brown people,” said Joe Beasley, an Atlanta civil rights activist. “If he had one ounce of integrity, he would have stepped aside as secretary of state, because you can’t referee an election in which you stand to be a winner.”

Source: Fox News

Stock futures may rebound ahead of earnings reports

Saturday 08:05 GMT

In Europe, London’s FTSE opened up 0.2 percent, Germany’s DAX was lower by 0.1 percent and France CAC was higher by 0.1 percent.

U.S. stocks fell Thursday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tweeted that he will not attend the Saudi summit. On the economic calendar, traders will get the latest numbers on existing home sales.

Source: Global News

Canada joins other high profile figures in skipping Saudi investment summit

Saturday 00:36 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that, during their recent conversation, the Saudi king firmly denied allegations that he or his crown prince had any knowledge of or role in the disappearance of Khashoggi, who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

The federal government has no intention of sending anyone to a major investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week at a time when Riyadh is the target of global outrage – and one source insists Ottawa never had plans to dispatch a delegation.

Source: Common Domain

Secrets of Wealthy Women: Mary Higgins Clark on What Motivates Her To Keep Writing

Saturday 08:05 GMT

The best-selling novelist reveals what motivates her, how wealth changed her, and what surprises her about having money in WSJ’s Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast

In this Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast with host Veronica Dagher, the Queen of Suspense explains how wealth changed her life and what surprises her about having money. “The funny part is, now that I can afford to buy anything I want I’m thoroughly bored with shopping,” she says.

Source: Fox News

While ripping Trump, media and Hollywood rush to cut ties to Saudis

Saturday 08:05 GMT

The media and political criticism of President Trump for his handling of the crisis with Saudi Arabia is growing louder.

The giant Hollywood firm Endeavor is giving the Saudis back a $400 million investment, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The CEO, Ari Emanuel, brother of Rahm, made the decision to return the dough, provided by a Saudi investment fund overseen by Mohammed bin Salman, the crown prince who is suspected of either approving or acquiescing in the hit squad dispatched to deal with Khashoggi.

Source: Common Domain

Another Victim of the Trade Spat: U.S. Oil to China

Tuesday 11:47 GMT

U.S. oil exports to China have slowed to a trickle amid the trade spat between Washington and Beijing, in an abrupt reversal that is upending global crude trade flows and forcing American producers to find new buyers.

Changes have scrambled the global oil trade and hit the profits of shipowners as the lucrative route from the U.S. to China dries up

Source: CBS News

NYPD makes arrest in connection with violent Proud Boys brawl

Saturday 04:14 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Turkish investigators expand search for missing journalist to forest, farm outside Istanbul

Friday 08:05 GMT
Source: Global News

Pot is legal, but that doesn’t mean Canadians think other drugs should be: Ipsos poll

Friday 08:05 GMT
Source: BBC

Mim Shaikh: I travelled 4000 miles to find my dad

Saturday 13:35 GMT
Source: Fox News

Keith Urban gives private hospital concert to sick fan

Saturday 19:05 GMT
Source: Washington Post

“How could you” The day Jackie Kennedy became Jackie Onassis

Saturday 19:05 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Is sushi healthy?

Saturday 13:35 GMT
Source: Global News

Alan Cross: Why are people still bothering to steal music?

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: Global News

Canada Post union workers to begin rotating nationwide strikes Monday morning

Today 16:21 GMT
Source: Global News

Ahead of Beijing trade trip, Jim Carr touts Chinese interest in Canadian resources and ‘brainpower’

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: BBC

Strikes send Ryanair profits sliding

Today 16:21 GMT
Source: CBS News

How tiny homes are helping cash-strapped teachers in Arizona

Today 16:21 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Mega Millions jackpot soars to record $1.6 billion — here’s when the next drawing is

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: Common Domain

A Striking Example of ‘Brut’ Architecture in Bel Air

Today 16:21 GMT

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