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Underage party girl endures ultimate ‘walk of shame’

This was the ultimate walk of shame. An underage New Jersey party girl woke up in the bathroom of a bar and found herself locked inside https://t.co/goGo2JUEif — New York Post (@nypost) July 22, 2017 An underage New Jersey party girl discovered that sleeping it off isn’t always the answer after drunkenly passing out in the bathroom of a Manhattan bar — and waking up Friday morning to find herself alone and locked inside the nightspot. “She was a little upset,” a police source said. “She woke up, and she…

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Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump report more previously undisclosed assets

Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to President Trump, and her husband Jared Kushner, a senior adviser to the president, step off Air Force One upon arrival at Rome’s Fiumicino Airport on May 23, 2017. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner initially “inadvertently omitted” more than 70 assets worth at least $10.6 million from his personal financial disclosure reports, according to revised paperwork released Friday.  The previously unreported assets were added to updated financial disclosure reports certified by the U.S. Office of Government Ethics…

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Ivanka Trump Received at Least $12.6 Million Since 2016, Disclosure Shows

In total, Ms. Trump will receive $1.5 million in fixed payments from the same three real estate entities. She stands to earn additional income from her stake in the hotel in Washington. The disclosures provided less specific figures for Ms. Trump’s earnings from her fashion brand, which were reported in ranges. From the beginning of last year to May 31 of this year, she or her trust earned at least $6 million from sales of her clothes, shoes and other accessories. Ms. Trump rolled her brand into the trust, which…

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Ivanka Trump Received at Least $12.6 Million Since 2016, Disclosure Shows

In total, Ms. Trump will receive $1.5 million in fixed payments from the same three real estate entities. She stands to earn additional income from her stake in the hotel in Washington. The disclosures provided less specific figures for Ms. Trump’s earnings from her fashion brand, which were reported in ranges. From the beginning of last year to May 31 of this year, she or her trust earned at least $6 million from sales of her clothes, shoes and other accessories. Ms. Trump rolled her brand into the trust, which…

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Trump’s Team of Rivals? President taps past critics, as loyalists get tough treatment

Nine months ago, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman called on Donald Trump to drop out of the presidential race over the bombshell “Access Hollywood” video. Fast-forward to this week and Trump, now president, has nominated Huntsman to serve as U.S. ambassador to Russia. Back in 2015, one Anthony Scaramucci called Trump a “hack politician.” On Friday, he was hired to lead the White House communications team. Related Image Expand / Collapse In this Jan. 16, 2012, file photo, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, announces he is ending his campaign for…

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Extreme Commuting

“So we put a pencil on a map and drew 150 miles out,” he said. Looking west, they checked out Bethlehem, Pa., a city of 75,000 wedged between Allentown and Easton, which was founded by Moravians in the mid-18th century, and pitched their tent. Jennifer Lehman may not have the longest commute in this determined fraternity — roughly two hours — but she is a clear winner when it comes to scenery and sociability. A recruiter in the professional services field, she lives in Newburgh, N.Y., about 60 miles north…

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Democrats Harris, Kennedy dismiss talk of challenging Trump in 2020

President Donald Trump has been in office for only six months, but that hasn’t prevented political junkies from speculating about which Democrats may try to oppose him in the 2020 presidential race. An upcoming scheduled appearance in New Hampshire by U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters of California has already sparked talk that she might run, as Fox News reported Thursday. But other Democrats – aside from obvious names such as former Vice President Joe Biden – are also drawing attention. Fresh faces being mentioned include Sen. Kamala Harris of California and…

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Right and Left React to Trump’s Interview, Health Care and More

_____ • Jeet Heer in The New Republic: “If Sanders-style democratic socialism is to become the core of the Democratic Party, its adherents will have to win over those who supported Clinton-style progressivism. There are surely few worse ways of accomplishing this than demanding that they “bend the knee,” which is more likely to breed resistance than assent. Convincing Democrats to adopt a more radical politics is challenging enough without trying to insult and humiliate them into submission.” Mr. Heer peers into the political realignment occurring on the left, with…

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M.T.A. Chief Calls on New York City to Give More to Help Subway System

Mr. Cuomo has been infuriated at what he sees as the mayor trying to play the role of spectator, and pointed out this week that the city owns the subway system through the New York City Transit Authority and leases it to the M.T.A. Following that assertion, the M.T.A. was flooded with questions about what, exactly, the governor meant by that statement. So on Thursday, Mr. Lhota offered a history lesson on the tangled and complicated structure of the agency. Specifically, he pointed to the 1981 law that was crafted…

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