Larry King, television and radio journalism royalty, dies at 87

Larry King, the radio and television personality whose breezy, conversational interviews with celebrities and newsmakers made him a broadcasting icon for nearly half a century, has died, his TV produ… [+5421 chars]

How one mother is building generational wealth for her young son

This article was originally posted on CNBC. Jernessa Jones next financial goal is twofold to buy a house and begin to build generational wealth for her 5-year-old son, Kyan Blair. In the last six y… [+6145 chars]

Imperiling quick $1,400 checks, moderate Republicans push back on Biden's economic plan

WASHINGTON Key moderate Republicans in the Senate dismissed quick action on President Joe Biden's top priority of a $1.9 trillion economic package, indicating that the $1,400 stimulus payments he req… [+5629 chars]

Hank Aaron remembered for 'regal presence,' crusade for equality

The Dodgers left-hander Al Downing's first pitch to Hank Aaron in the bottom of the fourth inning bounced in the dirt, drawing loud boos from the 53,775 fans at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. "Downi… [+4965 chars]

Trump's presidential approval rating stays steady: NBC News/Wall Street Journal polls

Donald Trump's presidency is a roller coaster everywhere except in his approval rating. There have been ups (the economy, the killing of an ISIS leader) and there have been downs (the Mueller invest… [+618 chars]

Tom Brokaw announces retirement after 55 years at NBC News

Legendary NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw announced his retirement on Friday, closing the curtain on his half-century-long career chronicling some of the most tumultuous times in U.S. history. Brokaw, 80… [+2028 chars]

The Week in Pictures: Bernie's mittens and Trump's snub

Honduran migrants, part of a caravan heading to the United States, walk along a road in Camotan, Guatemala, on Jan. 16.  An estimated 8,000 Hondurans sought to flee this week in a mass caravan hopin… [+318 chars]

How to buy face masks with filters, according to medical experts

Editors note: As we will report below, experts agree that face masks with filters and without do not replace or relieve the need to wash your hands and practice safe social distancing, and they absol… [+10537 chars]