Chris Evans’ post-Avengers: Endgame movie Knives Out is a “masterful” hit

By Megan Davies | Digital Spy

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From Digital Spy

Not content with being a key part of the cast of the year’s biggest film so far – a little something called Avengers: Endgame – Captain America star Chris Evans has now turned his attention to post-Marvel ventures, and his new project is turning out to be something of a hit too.… read the full article

Trump’s tariffs are a ‘wonderful gift’ to the Chinese: China Beige Book CEO

By Akiko Fujita, Anchor/Reporter | Yahoo Finance

Rising debt loads in China have raised alarms about a dramatic slowdown in the domestic economy. But Beijing may be well positioned to withstand the pressure, thanks to the U.S.-China trade war.

Leland Miller, CEO of China Beige Book, says tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump have given Chinese leadership cover to shift the blame for any economic slowdown solely on the United States.… read the full article

‘RHOC’ Star Tamra Judge Back in Court Over Alexis Bellino’s Ex-Husband’s $1 Million Lawsuit

By Ryan Naumann | TheBlast

“Real Housewives of Orange County” star Tamra Judge’s insurance company is demanding the reality stars lawsuit over coverage, be thrown out.

According to court documents obtained by The Blast, Encompass Insurance Company is firing back at the reality star’s claims.… read the full article

A US Navy carrier strike group is weirdly deploying without its aircraft carrier after it broke down

By Ryan Pickrell | Business Insider

US Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Scott Swofford
  • Ships from the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group are deploying without their aircraft carrier after the flattop suffered a potentially serious electrical malfunction in late August, the Navy said Thursday.
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AP Explains: How Trump upended US-Taliban peace talks

By CARA ANNA | Associated Press

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — With a series of tweets, President Donald Trump has upended nearly a year of U.S.-Taliban negotiations on ending America’s longest war. He has “called off” the talks and asserted that a planned secret meeting between him and Taliban leaders at Camp David, set for Sunday just days before the 9/11 anniversary, is now canceled.… read the full article