Business

Man Waving Confederate Flag During U.S. Capitol Riot Arrested

6 days ago   |   By Forbes

The man, whom federal authorities identified as Kevin Seefried, was arrested in Delaware Thursday morning.
Read more ...

 

From cutting all ties with Trump to pulling political donations, here's how corporate America has responded to the Capitol insurrection

From cutting all ties with Trump to pulling political donations, here's how corporate America has responded to the Capitol insurrection

6 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Since rioters stormed the US Capitol on January 6 in a desperate bid to overturn the presidential election result, top US firms have been scrambling to distance themselves from President Donald Trump and his supporters.
In the immediate aftermath of the insurrection , business leaders were quick to condemn the rioters. Then, in the days that followed, they backed up those words with actions.
Some have cut off political funding, while others, including banks and social media giants, severed their ties to President Donald Trump.
Here's how corporate America is...
Read more ...

 

It's time to raise the cost of spreading conspiracy theories

6 days ago   |   By Fortune

Conspiracy theories were a major driver behind the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol building. They have also been a growing part of the political right's internal struggles since at least 2008. But why do people believe in crackpot conspiracy theories like QAnon, Pizzagate , or the narrative that the 2020 election was stolen? Why do they act on them, sometimes violently?
If you think of irrationality as a consumer good, much like a car or a television, you can better understand why people sometimes say and do crazy things. Think of it like this: People buy more cars and televisions...
Read more ...

 

Traveling to the U.S.? Prepare to Take a Coronavirus Test

6 days ago   |   By NY Times

Beginning Jan. 26, international travelers bound for the United States must show negative coronavirus test results before boarding their flights. Here's what you need to know.
Read more ...

 

After Jan. 6 Mob Attack At U.S. Capitol, MLB Suspends Political Contributions Through PAC

6 days ago   |   By Forbes

In the wake of the Jan 6 mob attack on the U.S. Capitol, Major League Baseball is suspending political contributions through its PAC.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Business      Business      Breaking      Breaking-news      Bank      Media      Actions      Banks      Action      Companies      Company      Medias      World      Fund      Rights      Buy      Building      Right      2020 Election      Conspiracy Theories      Travels      Travel      United States      Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns      Travel and Vacations      Tests      Content Type      Service      Airlines and Airplanes      SportsMoney      Sportsmoney      Decision Maker Content      Decisionmaker  


Biden is Sworn In and Stocks Rally to New High

Biden is Sworn In and Stocks Rally to New High

Big day in Washington as Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president. As I always advice investors, don't confuse your politics with the market. For its part, the S&P 500... Read more ...

Wall Street hits records as hopes build for more stimulus

Wall Street hits records as hopes build for more stimulus

Stocks rallied to record highs on Wall Street as traders hoped that new leadership in Washington will mean more support for the economy, which is still reeling from joblessness... Read more ...

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

This likely means the end of the $8 billion pipeline, a years-long project that would have carried oil sands crude from Alberta, Canada to the American Gulf Coast. Read more ...

Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, DC changeover

Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, DC changeover

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks are rallying to records Wednesday on stronger-than-expected earnings reports and continued optimism that new leadership in Washington will mean more... Read more ...

Instagram Guides: Here's Everything You Need to Know

Instagram Guides: Here's Everything You Need to Know

FACT: Instagram Guides is still a relatively new feature. Well, sort of. Guides launched in May last year but only a selected number of experts and creators, typically... Read more ...

Biden To Extend Order Limiting Pandemic Evictions

Biden To Extend Order Limiting Pandemic Evictions

On his first day in office, the president plans to sign an executive order extending the CDC's moratorium on evictions. Housing advocates say the CDC rule needs to be strengthened. Read more ...

Peter Thiel and his Silicon Valley allies advised Trump to pardon Anthony...

Peter Thiel and his Silicon Valley allies advised Trump to pardon Anthony Levandowski, the ex-Google engineer who pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets and faced 18 months in prison

Summary List Placement Upon the advice of venture capitalist Peter Thiel and those close to him, Donald Trump pardoned Anthony Levandowski, the former Google executive who was... Read more ...

Short-seller Jim Chanos transitioned his Tesla short position into put...

Short-seller Jim Chanos transitioned his Tesla short position into put options to limit his downside

Summary List Placement Famed short-seller Jim Chanos remains short Tesla, but is now utilizing options for the exposure rather than directly short-selling shares. "We... Read more ...

Cultivating Connections in a Competitive Market

Cultivating Connections in a Competitive Market

This article first appeared in Real Estate magazine's special-edition Women in Real Estate issue. View the entire issue here . BoomTown's diverse, effective and user-friendly... Read more ...

How much does TurboTax cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file...

How much does TurboTax cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file your tax return

Summary List Placement TurboTax is one of the most popular tax software providers, but it's not the cheapest. There is a free version that supports W-2 income, unemployment... Read more ...