Protest Aims to ‘Take Down’ WhiteHouse.Gov on Inauguration Day

A leading public-relations service blasted and then removed a news release this week highlighting a campaign to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump by crashing WhiteHouse.gov. PR Newswire, a global news-release distribution service, circulated a release on Thursday highlighting a campaign launched by Protester.io, a digital protest organizing platform, to “take down” the White House website…

Prince’s wife got $6 million Toronto house in 2007 divorce: documents

MINNEAPOLIS—Prince’s unsealed divorce file from his second marriage shows the couple lived a luxurious lifestyle that included spending $ 50,000 per party after major awards ceremonies, a newspaper reported Friday. Records from the late Purple Rain megastar’s divorce from Toronto-born Manuela Testolini were unsealed Friday by a judge’s order. The Minneapolis Star Tribune went to…

Source: Harper gets raise to $13.6M with Nats

4:31 PM ET ESPN.com news services The Washington Nationals and star outfielder Bryce Harper agreed to a one-year deal for $ 13,625,000 on Friday, a source told ESPN’s Buster Olney. Harper will again avoid arbitration. He did so before the 2014 season by signing a two-year deal that paid him $ 5 million this past…

Trump blames ‘both Democrats and Republicans’ for allegations

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., January 11, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday accused his political opponents, “both Democrats and Republicans,” for putting together a dossier of unverified claims linking him to Russia and said the…

8 Ways to Navigate the Student Loan Waters

Shortly after graduating from New York University with a Master’s degree, Melanie Lockert turned to food stamps, as she worked her way out of $ 81,000 in student loans. “There were a lot of emotions around carrying that debt. It caused a lot of stress and depression and anxiety for a long time,” she shared…