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WHY PRESIDENTIAL PARDONS ARE NORMAL, TRUMP'S LESS SO

The U.S. president has vast constitutional power to grant clemency in the form of pardons and commutations. The process is often tinged...

BUNGIE ASKS LAPSED ‘DESTINY' PLAYERS TO ‘COME BACK HOME' AFTER SPLIT FROM ACTIVISION

The celebrated studio is also iterating on new projects.

 
 
 

‘TWIN MIRROR' IS A PALE REFLECTION OF DONTNOD'S PREVIOUS, STORY-RICH GAMES

A dull mystery lacks depth and never finds its footing.

U.S. HIRING SLOWED IN NOVEMBER AS COVID-19 CASES SURGED, ADP REPORT SAYS

Private payrolls added just 307,000 jobs last month, far less than the 475,000 forecast, data shows.

 
 
 

EMPLOYERS START PREPARING FOR THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE WITH A QUESTION: CAN WE REQUIRE IT?

The question raises complex concerns about not only legal matters but practical ones.

TESCO SETS A SUPERMARKET PRECEDENT. OTHERS SHOULD FOLLOW SUIT

Food retailers have largely benefited from the pandemic. They shouldn't keep government support and expect to retain public favor.

 
 
 

FOX NEWS IS HOLDING MORE CARDS THAN TRUMP REALIZES

Even if there's a MAGA exodus from Fox, the cable network's profits are protected by lucrative cable contracts.

IN D.C., AFFORDABLE FORT LINCOLN STILL EVOKES ITS GREAT SOCIETY ORIGINS

WHERE WE LIVE | Seniors still thrive in the Northeast neighborhood as it welcomes new residents and businesses.

 
 
 

PARLER'S GOT A PORN PROBLEM: ADULT BUSINESSES TARGET PRO-TRUMP SOCIAL NETWORK

Parler's lax moderation policies, in keeping with its claims to being a bastion of free speech, have helped it become a magnet for...

PLANNING TO MOVE? YOU STILL MIGHT BENEFIT FROM REFINANCING YOUR HOME

REAL ESTATE MATTERS | Talk to four or five different lenders: online, a local bank, a local mortgage broker and a credit union, to...

 
 
 

THE COLD RUSH: PFIZER'S COVID VACCINE JUMP-STARTS RACE FOR SPECIAL FREEZERS

Desmon, a family-run firm in Italy, is ramping up production to meet demand for highly specialized freezers needed to transport and...

REPORT: MEDIAN SALES PRICE OF HOUSES IN D.C. NOW EXCEEDS $1 MILLION

TOWN SQUARE | Prices are especially high in some neighborhoods in the city, such as the Palisades in Northwest, where the median sales...

 
 
 

FORTUNE SHOULD FAVOR THE BRAVE IN EUROPEAN BONDS

With central banks still backstopping the bond market, the yield premium on low-rated debt looks attractive.

THE CITY OF LONDON'S SUPREMACY GOES VERY DEEP

The risk for Europe's post-Brexit trading infrastructure is that liquidity is dispersed in several small national pools rather than...

 
 
 

HUNGARY AND POLAND ARE BLUFFING. MERKEL SHOULD CALL THEM OUT

In the fight over money and the rule of law, the European Union is stronger than it looks.

XIAOMI JUST SOLD A PRICEY $4 BILLION NARRATIVE. AGAIN

Investors ought to remember this tale of a company with growth potential and a unique business model.

 
 
 

TRUMP THREATENS TO VETO MAJOR DEFENSE BILL UNLESS IT REPEALS SECTION 230, A LEGAL SHIELD FOR TECH GIANTS

President Trump on Tuesday threatened to veto a nearly trillion dollar annual defense bill unless lawmakers repeal a federal law that...

MORE THAN HALF OF EMERGENCY SMALL BUSINESS FUNDS WENT TO LARGER BUSINESSES, NEW DATA SHOW

The newly released data comes after a federal lawsuit filed by The Washington Post and 10 other news organizations under the Freedom...

 
 
 

EDWARD LAZEAR, BUSH'S TOP ECONOMIST DURING FINANCIAL CRISIS, DIES AT 72

A noted labor economist, he served as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers from 2006 to 2009.

CHINA HAS A LESSON FOR ROBINHOOD TRADERS IN THE U.S

A rising share of retail investors would be a good thing for Wall Street. No one knows that better than mainland traders.

 
 
 



Pfizer surges 5% on emergency UK approval for COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer surges 5% on emergency UK approval for COVID-19 vaccine

Summary List Placement Pfizer surged as much as 5% on Tuesday after the UK became the first country in the world to grant emergency use authorization for its COVID-19... Read more ...

Value investor Adam Schwartz explains why Warren Buffett's Berkshire...

Value investor Adam Schwartz explains why Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway slashed its JPMorgan and Wells Fargo stakes, cheers its record buybacks, and praises its patience

Summary List Placement Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway may have virtually eliminated its JPMorgan position last quarter because it wanted to double down on its favorite... Read more ...

10 affordable online classes, networks, and resources to help you get...

10 affordable online classes, networks, and resources to help you get freelance writing jobs

Summary List Placement Freelance writing is flexible, can be done remotely, and grants you the freedom to pick and choose which projects you want to work on. You can hone your... Read more ...

Salesforce falls 7% after confirming $27.7 billion Slack acquisition and...

Salesforce falls 7% after confirming $27.7 billion Slack acquisition and forecasting slower growth

Summary List Placement Salesforce shares dipped as much as 6.5% in early Wednesday trading after the company confirmed its $27.7 billion purchase of Slack and guided for its... Read more ...

'California law doesn't apply in Europe': We spoke to the powerful EU...

'California law doesn't apply in Europe': We spoke to the powerful EU enforcer who's about to push Facebook, Google, and Twitter out of their free speech comfort zone

Summary List Placement Facebook, Google, and the wider tech world are bracing for new European rules that target the way they show political ads to users, and how they handle... Read more ...

US stocks fall as November ADP jobs report misses expectations

US stocks fall as November ADP jobs report misses expectations

Summary List Placement US stocks declined on Tuesday as November's ADP employment report showing 307,000 new jobs added came in below expectations. US investors could point to... Read more ...

Freelance software engineers making over $100,000 a year reveal how they got...

Freelance software engineers making over $100,000 a year reveal how they got started, find clients, and set their rates

Summary List Placement COVID-19 served as the catalyst for a huge surge in freelancing , as millions found themselves unemployed and looking for alternative ways to earn an... Read more ...

Nasdaq needs SEC signoff for its game-changing rule on board diversity...

Nasdaq needs SEC signoff for its game-changing rule on board diversity. Here's a look at how it could play out

Summary List Placement A game-changing proposal from Nasdaq aimed at boosting board diversity for listed companies is now in the hands of the Securities and Exchange... Read more ...

Qualcomm touts 30% faster gameplay for Snapdragon 888 smartphones

Qualcomm touts 30% faster gameplay for Snapdragon 888 smartphones

Qualcomm said its Snapdragon 888 processor will take mobile gaming to a new level that can match desktop-level gaming performance. Read more ...

Orbit raises $4M for its community experience platform

Orbit raises $4M for its community experience platform

Orbit , a startup that is building tools to help organizations build communities around their proprietary and open-source products, today announced that it has raised a $4... Read more ...