Mayor proposes tax hike on wealthy for the MTA
He said in a statement Monday that the subways need money "right now, not years from now". The highest marginal income tax rate would rise about half a percentage point to 4.41%.
Tillerson rebukes Trump in front of Russia: Election interference is serious
Tillerson and Lavrov are likely to discuss the "de-escalation zone" the nations agreed to establish in southwestern Syria. Tillerson emerged from the meeting an hour after it started without taking questions or giving remarks to reporters.
Liverpool to face German side in UEFA Champions League play off
Liverpool will play Hoffenheim in the Champions League play-off round after the draw was made in Zurich yesterday. It's Hoffenheim and that's for sure not an easy game. "When you are fourth in Germany you are a strong side".
Secret or open? Watch the #NoConfidence vote announcement live
Voting booths will be set up on the floor of the National Assembly to allow MPs to vote in secret, following a debate on the motion of no confidence.
National Football League veteran Vince Wilfork retires with a branded Kingsford Charcoal announcement
The 13-year veteran has announced his retirement in an unusual way - by inviting fans to a tailgate party to celebrate his career. Fittingly Wilfork's final game was in New England, where the Texans were eliminated from last year's playoffs.
Arrested for Indecent Assault
According to TMZ .com, police were actively looking for Wopat, who was arrested after his vehicle was pulled over. The Tony nominee told police he liked to flirt with women but never did anything inappropriate.
Sensex slips into red; IT exporters, tech stocks fall
BSE Smallcap index lost 298 points or 1.88 per cent to close at 15,605.40 with 20 out of 30 stocks ending the day in the red. At 9.15am, the rupee was trading at 63.70 a dollar, down 0.20% from its Friday's close of 63.58.
Chiwetel Ejiofor in Talks to Voice Scar in Disney's 'Lion King'
TheWrap reports Ejiofor is in talks to voice Simba's evil uncle, the villainous Scar who infamously betrays Mufasa. Rogen will play Pumba, while British comedian Oliver will take on the role of highly-strung bird Zazu.
Rising oil prices increase prices at the pump
Americans are driving more miles, increasing demand at the pump, and US oil prices recently returned to the $50-per-barrel mark. There was an oversupply earlier in the summer, leading to the cheaper gas prices.
Jaguars Using Patriots Joint Practices As Learning Experience
Branden Albert told the Jaguars he wants to play again, after retiring last week. He is also subject to fines of up for the days he was away from the team.