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Women with paying jobs see slower memory loss later in life, study says

Women with paying jobs see slower memory loss later in life, study says

Having a paying job might shield women from memory loss decades later, according to a new study. That’s because paid work may offer mental stimulation, financial benefits and social connections that could limit declines in memory as women age, said Elizabeth Rose Mayeda, who led the research as an assistant professor of epidemiology at UCLA’s…MORE

Oregon to require schools to teach about the Holocaust

Oregon to require schools to teach about the Holocaust

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown ushered in a new law on Monday that mandates public schools in the state teach students about genocide and the atrocities committed during the Holocaust. Surrounded by Holocaust survivors, photographs and artifacts, Brown signed the legislation at the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, joining the state with nearly…MORE

A government shutdown just got a lot more likely — again

A government shutdown just got a lot more likely — again

Don’t look now but the US government is, again, nearing the brink of a shutdown. And that prospect got more likely on Monday night. That’s because Speaker Nancy Pelosi (California) said that she — and her Democratic House majority — would not go along with a short-term raising of the debt ceiling if no broader…MORE

Tom Brady roasts random Tweeter — and himself — over Madden stats

Tom Brady roasts random Tweeter — and himself — over Madden stats

Tom Brady knows when it comes to quarterbacks, he’s not that fast. But he’s definitely faster than you, a regular person without six Super Bowl rings and a Hall of Fame football career. Most people accept this, while others have to learn the hard way. When a random Twitter user criticized Brady’s rating in the…MORE

A group of Oklahoma teens found a human leg with a shoe still attached

A group of Oklahoma teens found a human leg with a shoe still attached

Oklahoma teens scavenging for frogs made a grisly discovery: a human leg with the shoe still attached. The group was exploring the woods near a north Tulsa creek around 8 p.m. Monday when they came upon the skeletal remains of a human leg, the Tulsa Police Department told CNN affiliate KOKI. Sergeant Tim Lewandowski told…MORE

Giants’ Kam Moore facing assault charge after woman alleges he knocked her out

Giants’ Kam Moore facing assault charge after woman alleges he knocked her out

The New York Giants have suspended safety Kamrin Moore after he was charged with aggravated assault following an incident in which a woman alleged he stepped on her neck before knocking her unconscious. The Linden, New Jersey, police officer who took the alleged victim’s statement Saturday, more than 24 hours after the alleged assault occurred,…MORE

Emmy nominations 2019: See if your favorite shows make the cut

Emmy nominations 2019: See if your favorite shows make the cut

The nominations for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards were announced Tuesday. Read below for a list of nominees in major categories and you can see more here. Outstanding lead actor in a limited series or TV movie Mahershala Ali, “True Detective” Benicio del Toro, “Escape at Dannemora” Hugh Grant, “A Very English Scandal” Jared Harris,…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Monday’s Dirt

Federal investigators arrested R Kelly on Thursday because former employees handed over at least 20 videos of him engaged in inappropriate acts with minors.  Immediately after, R Kelly’s girlfriends were evicted from Trump Towers. Ed Sheeran has confirmed that he married his girlfriend back in December.  He confirms that it was a tiny ceremony just…

Friday’s Dirt

R Kelly was arrested yesterday on 13 counts including sex trafficking and obstructing justice.  Kelly was arrested in Chicago but brought back to New York on federal charges. Jason Momoa is being bullied online.  Pictures of him on vacation with his family were published and some people are actually accusing him of having a ‘dad…