Is Bitcoin Legal?

As of November 2023, bitcoin was legal in the U.S., Japan, the U.K., and most other developed countries. But in emerging markets and other areas, bitcoin’s legal status has varied dramatically. China heavily restricted bitcoin without actually criminalizing holding it in 2019 but has backed off somewhat, licensing certain exchanges to offer bitcoin and ether … Read more

Boise State to fire head coach Andy Avalos

Boise State head coach Andy Avalos warms up before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 14, 2023, in Fort Collins, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) (ASSOCIATED PRESS) Boise State is reportedly moving on from head coach Andy Avalos. ESPN and Sports Illustrated reported Sunday that the school intends to fire Avalos before the conclusion of … Read more

RNC Chairwoman acknowledges GOP frustration after election losses

Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel on Sunday acknowledged frustration within the GOP after a string of recent election losses but insisted the RNC is engaging voters. “I understand being frustrated. Of course, we want to win,” McDaniel told CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union” after Democrats notched a series of high-stakes victories … Read more

Do You Follow the 4% Rule for Retirement Income? You May Want to Consider This Style of Portfolio

The 4% rule has long provided guidance to retirees on how to maintain a safe withdrawal rate from retirement accounts. But with today’s low bond yields and stock market volatility, this once-steady rule of thumb looks increasingly open to change. A new approach detailed by John Hancock Investment Management suggests using diversified multi-asset income portfolios. … Read more

White Sox listening to trade offers for everyone except for one player, MLB insider says

White Sox listening to trade offers for everyone except for one player, MLB insider says originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The Chicago White Sox are in an interesting position this offseason, with rumblings of a roster makeover as Chris Getz takes over operations of the team in earnest. In fact, one insider says that … Read more

4 injured when shootout erupts in middle of interstate in Alabama, cops say

Police in Alabama are investigating after they say a shootout on a highway left four people injured. The Birmingham Police Department began receiving calls around 4:40 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, about a shootout taking place on Interstate 59. When police arrived, they found two vehicles that were shot into, police said in a video posted … Read more

‘Party of losers’? RNC chair hits back at Ramaswamy for slamming GOP and calling for her to resign

WASHINGTON – Republican National Committee chair Ronna McDaniel hit back at 2024 GOP candidate Vivek Ramaswamy for criticizing her over the party’s string of lackluster election results, saying the biotech entrepreneur is simply “looking for headlines.” “Last I checked, I wasn’t running for president,” McDaniel said Sunday in an interview on CNN’s “State of the … Read more