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'Fixer Upper's' Joanna Gaines reveals chaos behind picturesque magazine cover shoot

HGTV star Joanna Gaines revealed behind-the-scenes details of her “crazy” and snowy magazine cover photoshoot. The “Fixer Upper” star appeared on the winter edition of “The Magnolia Journal,” a magazine created by her and husband Chip. The HGTV designer was snapped wearing a long dress standing in a snowy forest in Lake Tahoe. Gaines revealed the shoot was chaotic due ...

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America’s Public Company Accounting Oversight Board gets a new boss

THE collapses of Enron and WorldCom in the early years of this century turned book-cooking into front-page news. Investors lost over $200bn; in 2002 the stockmarket fell by over a fifth between April and July. In response, America’s Sarbanes-Oxley Act set up a new body, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), to supervise auditors. Its quest to give auditors ...

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Russia's presidential election to take place on March 18

MOSCOW –  Russia’s presidential election will take place on March 18 following a vote in the upper chamber of the country’s parliament. Though the vote Friday from the Federation Council is largely a formality, it formally kick-starts the campaign. President Vladimir Putin last week ended weeks of speculation, saying he will run for the fourth term. Putin’s 80 percent approval ...

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Taco Bell releases its own Mexican-style beer

Taco Bell is releasing its own beer, but only at one location.  (iStock) Those who love Taco Bell and beer no longer have to choose between a chalupa and a brewski. TACO BELL TO OPEN 300-PLUS NEW CANTINA-STYLE LOCATIONS THAT SERVE ALCOHOL The Beach Bell lager is only available at the Newport Beach Taco Bell Cantina.  (Courtesy of Taco Bell) ...

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Judicial Watch sues FBI for records about Strzok removal

The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch announced Thursday it had requested FBI records related to the demotion of Peter Strzok from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of Russian activities during the 2016 presidential campaign. Strzok, a former deputy to the assistant director for counterintelligence at the FBI, was reassigned to the bureau’s human resources division over the summer after Mueller ...

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Missouri man tackled woman in road rage attack and remains on the run, cops say

A Missouri man who’s been charged after allegedly tackling a woman in a road-rage infused incident in suburban St. Louis last week remained on the loose Thursday, officials said. Scott Heatherly, 50, was charged Tuesday with assault and two counts of property damage, FOX2NOW reported. The Arnold Police Department, however, said it were unable to locate him. APD Lt. James ...

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The Ivanka Trump label repositions at home and soars in Asia

Waja to go, Ivanka LAUREN, a Democrat from Maryland, makes an impassioned case for not shopping at Ivanka Trump, the business founded by Donald Trump’s daughter. First comes a predictable argument; she abhors supporting any brand that uses the Trump name. Second, the sparkly sandals she bought back when Ms Trump was a tabloid celebrity, not an adviser to the ...

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