Taylor Swift is top-earning celebrity

Wednesday, 13 July 2016 by
While the world has been watching Taylor Swift’s love life play out, she’s been amassing some serious coin. Swift has nabbed the top spot on the 2016 Forbes Celebrity 100 list. The singer earned an estimated $170 million in the past year, driven in part by her very successful 1989 World Tour. Swift more than
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – A man known as a “prison Houdini” for a series of jail escapes could see the opportunity for his first legal escape dashed after 36 years in prison. Florida’s parole board will decide Wednesday whether Mark DeFriest’s parole should be rescinded. DeFriest didn’t wait for his father’s will to be executed
By MAE ANDERSONAP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) – Amazon’s Fire TV stick and a curved Samsung TV were top sellers during Amazon’s second annual “Prime Day” sales bonanza. The e-commerce powerhouse launched the event last July to promote its $99 annual Prime loyalty program, which offers free two-day shipping and other perks. Aside from

Lockdown lifted at Capitol complex

Tuesday, 12 July 2016 by
The Capitol complex was placed on lockdown this afternoon, according to ABC News. Police were investigating reports of a man with a gun, with a stopped car about two blocks north of the Capitol building. Two people were taken into police custody. Capitol staff received an email saying that police activity had been reported on