A series of allegations surrounding Seungri of Big Bang may have brought down his entire career, as the Korean pop star on Monday announced his retirement.“I feel like it is best from me to retire from the entertainment business at this point,” Seungri said via his Instagram page, adding that the matter in which he was involved is so serious he had decided to retire. “I will sincerely submit to the investigation o...
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Several states that haven't raised taxes on tobacco products in more than a decade could see increases following the November election.
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The reason why Scottie Pippen is divorcing wife Larsa
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Funeral plans set for Dennis Matthew Howe, DOT worker who died following crash
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The Economy’s Last Best Hope: Superstar Middle Managers
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The Free-Form Funeral
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Man gets 13 years for sex crimes
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London Beit Din Dayan Resigns, Cites Falling Short of Standards
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How to Read the Newspaper
I used to be a newspaper editor, a cog in the wheel of the dreaded “mainstream media.” I’ve written for the New York and Washington newspapers, and even — angels and ministers of grace defend us! — Politico. And the checks go both ways: I am a paid-up subscriber to the New York Times. Call me an enemy of the people. Here’s a little secret for you: The news ain’t fake. (Mostly ...