Jussie Smollett reportedly went back to the 'Empire' set after appearing in court and told colleagues: 'I swear to God, I did not do this'

Jussie Smollett returned to the "Empire" set hours after posting bond and being released from jail after he was charged with filing a false police report, according to multiple outlets. Police say Smollett staged a racist and homophobic attack against him to raise his profile because he was "dissatisfied with his salary." TMZ reported that …

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The New York Times is extending 'The Daily' podcast to a newsletter as it tries to turn listeners into paying subscriptions

The New York Times' hit podcast "The Daily" now reaches 8 million monthly unique listeners, nearly double from a year ago. Now the Times is launching a newsletter to get them to read and subscribe as it aims for 10 million subscribers. The Times also is looking to expand "The Daily" to more events, multi-episode …

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10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, KHC, SNAP, ROKU, ZG)

Here is what you need to know.  Kraft Heinz takes a $15 billion charge, reveals it has been subpoenaed by the SEC. Kraft Heinz shares plunged 11% late Thursday after the food-products company announced a $15 billion charge related to its Kraft and Oscar Meyer trademarks and said it was subpoenaed by the Securities and …

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Barack Obama's custom $600 bomber jacket is a refreshing break from drab off-duty politician style

Barack Obama has got style. The former US president attended the college basketball game between Duke and North Carolina on Wednesday wearing a supremely cool, $595 bomber jacket. The look was a refreshing break from the normal off-duty uniform worn by politicians. Turns out the jacket had been custom-made for Obama by Rag & Bone …

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25 million tonnes of US soybeans will go unsold this year as a direct consequence of the trade war with China

Chinese soybean demand is still low, causing a massive oversupply problem and a major headache for US soybean farmers. US soybean stocks have risen dramatically as the trade war takes its toll with $7.9 billion lost by US farmers in the past year, according to USDA officials.  Robert Johansson, the chief economist of the USDA …

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