S&P 500 futures are flat as Wall Street awaits Powell’s speech on economics

S&P 500 futures were flat Wednesday as Wall Street awaits an afternoon speech on the economy from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. S&P 500 futures were essentially little changed, with the benchmark looking for a three-day losing streak. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 18 points. Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.1%. Traders … Read more

Robert Irwin was reportedly “dating” Scarlett Buckley, Heath Ledger’s niece

Robert Irwin has been spotted on a date with Heath Ledger’s niece. The 18-year-old son of the late ‘Crocodile Hunter’ Steve Irwin has reportedly struck up a romance with Scarlett Buckley, also 18, with the pair pictured enjoying a sunset stroll in Queensland earlier this month. In photos published by New idea magazine, the two … Read more

World Cup Daily, Jan Vertonghen and Kevin De Bruyne Fight, Belgium, Eden Hazard, BBC Coverage, Gary Lineker, Jurgen Klinsmann, Latest, Updates

From one reporter allegedly stealing her belongings while on live broadcast to another being threatened by a security guard during a live cross, it’s been an interesting time for journalists working on the World Cup in Qatar. ABC veteran reporter Tracey Holmes was the latest to find herself in a challenging situation, this time her … Read more

Europe’s anti-American itch – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — It has turned cold in Europe, the economy is collapsing and the natives are getting restless. There is only one answer: blame America. Pointing across the Atlantic has long been a favored diversionary tactic for Europe’s political elites when things start to … Read more

Female police officers protest for slamming India in viral TikTok, apologizes

A model has received huge backlash for slamming a spiritual Indian city in a viral video. Aparna Singh, who lives in the US, was on a business trip in Varanasi, which is considered the spiritual capital of India. She was in town to meet the manufacturer behind her jewelry brand Indian Goddess Boutique and while … Read more

Love actually: Keira Knightley’s anguish after hit Christmas action was released

Watching has become a beloved Christmas tradition, but there was one mega star in a hit movie Love actually — who had just had their big break at the time — who was convinced that her career was about to flop. It’s a revelation beyond The laughter and the secrets of love actually: 20 years … Read more

China Covid protests: the awkward silence of the foreign ministry spokesman during the press conference

A top Chinese official is temporarily speechless after being asked about the country’s ongoing protests against its zero-Covid policy. The brutally awkward silence by Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian — called a “breakdown” and “complete breakdown” by social media users — came after a question from a Reuters journalist. “Given the widespread anger and frustration … Read more

Miley Cyrus’ mother confirms that she is in a relationship with a well-known Australian actor

What is it with the Cyrus family and Australians?First, Miley Cyrus married Australian actor Liam Hemsworth – and after they split, she dated singer/swimmer Cody Simpson. Then Miley’s father Billy Ray recently revealed that he is engaged to a much younger Aussie singer named Firerose. And now, another Cyrus family member with an Australian partner: … Read more

Cara Delevingne is “donating an orgasm to science” as part of the new show, Planet Sex

Supermodel and actress Cara Delevingne donated an orgasm to science in the six-part BBC docuseries Planet Sex With Cara Delevingne — and viewers can watch the results. Delevingne gave the orgasm at a hospital in Germany, Indy100 reported. Her donation went to researchers who wanted to test someone’s blood before and after an orgasm in … Read more

The White House is cautious about protests in China as the US tries to restore relations with Beijing

Washington CNN — As frustrated protesters take to the streets across China to protest the government’s draconian Covid-19 restrictions — which are fueling rare civil unrest and clashes between the public and officials — the Biden White House chooses its words carefully and deliberately. Top US officials who have been keeping a close eye on … Read more