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EPA spent almost $118,000 on Scott Pruitt's flights, many of them first class
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt spent almost $118,000 in flights — many of them first class — during his first year in the role, according to documents the agency provided to the House Oversight Committee. In the letter to Chairman Trey Gowdy, a Republican who requested
New documents show higher price tag for Scott Pruitt's travel
Environmental Protective Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt 's trip to Italy last year cost about $120,000 – just over $30,000 more than previously made public, according to an agency summary provided to a watchdog group. The higher costs – $30,553.98 – were related to his security detail, according
Threats against EPA head Scott Pruitt prompt additional security
Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt recently had his office swept for listening devices and installed biometric locks on his office doors, the latest steps to increase security to combat what agency staff says are "unprecedented amount of threats." The agency paid an outside
What Happens to Your Recycled iPhones and Other Apple Products
The new Apple Renew program is an expanded recycling program for your old Apple devices, but where exactly do all the iPhones components go? Apple said its robot, Liam, can take apart more than 1.2 million iPhones in a year, extracting different components to be re-used or recycled. Liam can
How Paula Deen Lost 35 Pounds
Paula Deen has never looked better and is explaining how she dropped a whopping 35 pounds. The celebrity chef, 68, who was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes a few years back, was on the " Dr. Oz " show earlier this week and said, "I feel so good!" Deen admitted that when she first got her diagnosis,
Paula Deen Compares Herself to NFL Prospect Michael Sam
Paula Deen is "fighting to get my name back" and in the process has compared herself to someone else grabbing headlines. "I feel like 'embattled' or 'disgraced' will always follow my name. It's like that black football player who recently came out," she told People magazine , referring to NFL
Paula Deen Gets Cash Infusion: Time for a Comeback?
It may be time for a " Paula Deen comeback," now that she has an approximate $100 million investment for her business ventures. Paula Deen Ventures, which includes Paula Deen Foods and Paula Deen Media, announced that it received an investment of between $75 million and $100 million from investment
Call for Ban on Taxpayer-Funded 'Vanity' Portraits of Bureaucrats
He’s hopping mad. U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy, a Republican from Baton Rouge, La., is angrier than Vincent Van Gogh with his ear cut off. “This is a waste of money,” Cassidy said in a recent statement about his EGO (Eliminating Government-Funded Oil-Paintings) Act that found...
Paula Deen To Open Store in Buffalo
New Store and Headquarters in Upstate N.Y. Will Be Styled Like Celebrity Chef's Home
Controversial TV Chef Paula Deen Makes Tearful Comeback
Deen's first public appearance after settling suit filed by former employee alleging racial discrimination.