Brad Pitt’s rep calls Angelina Jolie’s latest allegations about the 2016 airplane incident ‘completely untrue’

CNN — A countersuit filed Tuesday by actress Angelina Jolie against her ex-husband Brad Pitt includes more information about an alleged physical altercation between the former couple that took place on a plane in 2016. In a statement to CNN, a representative for Pitt called the latest allegations “completely untrue.” Jolie and Pitt are battling … Read more

Loretta Lynn, coal miner’s daughter turned country queen, dies at 90

CNN — Loretta Lynn, the “Coal Miner’s Daughter” whose gutsy lyrics and twangy, down-home vocals made her a queen of country music for seven decades, has died. She was 90. Lynn’s family said in a statement to CNN that she died Tuesday at her home in Tennessee. “Our precious mom, Loretta Lynn, passed away peacefully … Read more

‘Avatar’ returns to theaters as Disney hypes James Cameron’s long-delayed sequel

Avatar Source: Walt Disney Studios The Na’vi return to the big screen this weekend as Disney looks to reignite interest in its newly acquired Avatar franchise, three months before the debut of the long-delayed sequel, “Avatar: The Way of Water.” Bringing the highest-grossing film of all time back to theaters has two purposes for Disney: … Read more

Prince William just inherited a 685-year-old estate worth $1 billion

Forbes estimated last year that the late monarch’s personal fortune was worth $500 million, made up of her jewels, art collection, investments and two residences, Balmoral Castle in Scotland and Sandringham House in Norfolk. The Queen inherited both properties from her father, King George VI. “[Royal wills] are hidden, so we have no idea actually … Read more

LeBron James, Drake sued for $10M over hockey film ‘Black Ice’ rights

Hoops star LeBron James and rappers Drake and Future are accused in a new $10 million lawsuit of stealing the “intellectual property rights” to a film — “Black Ice” — about the old, segregated hockey league for black players in Canada, The Post has learned. Billy Hunter, former longtime head of the NBA Players Association … Read more

Americans splurge on beauty, despite pullbacks elsewhere

NEW YORK (AP) — Like many Americans, Karla Maldonado has been cutting back her spending to spare her wallet from rising costs: She is eating out less and attending fewer social events to curb the impact of high gas prices. But the 26-year-old social worker from Portland, Oregon, hasn’t skimped on her eye makeup — … Read more

Coddled Wall Streeters in for a rude back-to-the-office awakening

The most coddled generation that Wall Street has ever encountered is about to find out what it means to really go to work. That is the word coming from the C-suites of the Big Banks — Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs. The CEOs of these firms made their bones back in the day … Read more

Comcast executives expect Disney to buy remaining stake in Hulu

Hulu Rafael Henrique | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images The future of Hulu continues to be an open question Comcast and Disney still haven’t agreed on terms that will settle the company’s future ownership. But Comcast executives are planning on Disney buying them out — even if they’d prefer otherwise. related investing news … Read more

$1 billion in federal economic grants headed coast to coast

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government will send $1 billion worth of federal grants for manufacturing, clean energy, farming, biotech and more to 21 regional partnerships across the nation, President Joe Biden and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo announced Friday. The 21 were chosen from 529 initial applicants vying for grants that were part of last year’s … Read more

10 Ways to Thrive In Business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Being on entrepreneur can be stressful and challenging, especially if you don’t know what you’re doing. But it doesn’t have to be that way! You can succeed at starting your own business and navigating the ins and outs of running your own company if you pay attention … Read more