11.11.20 California voters turn down higher business taxes; Scammers target people running out of money

California is a notoriously high tax state. But that might be starting to change. Some new scams are floating around that specifically target people who have fallen on hard times – and many of these scams are stimulus check related. … Read more…

Trump administration removes senior defense officials and installs loyalists, triggering alarm at Pentagon

The Pentagon’s top policy official, James Anderson, resigned Tuesday, according to two US defense officials, a day after President Donald Trump fired Secretary of Defense Mark Esper. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive … Read more…

Solar Expected To Dethrone Coal, Become ‘New King Of Electricity,’ Global Forecast Finds

Yet fossil fuel demand still exceeds safe climate scenarios, and growing poverty is leaving millions without access to clean, reliable electricity. Business – News, Opinion and Analysis BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss … Read more…

Pandemic Caused Unprecedented Hit to World Economic Growth, O.E.C.D. Says: Live Updates

The latest economic and business news during the coronavirus pandemic. NYT > Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug … Read more…

‘Going to Vegas:’ Newbie options traders face a reckoning as the tech stock rally fades

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. Ben Eifert is an expert in options trading, a complicated field that involves calculating delta, gamma and other exotic … Read more…

Administration and GOP officials defend Trump’s Covid response despite recordings showing he deliberately minimized virus

Trump administration and Republican Party officials on Sunday defended President Donald Trump in the wake of revelations that he concealed what he knew early on about how dangerous and deadly the coronavirus was. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics BREAKING … Read more…

Relief From Covid: Can 100-Year Bonds Help? – Steve Forbes | What’s Ahead | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Entrepreneur Audrey Henson On Honing In On Her Mission | Unfiltered | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

A California Law Was Supposed to Give Uber Drivers New Protections. Instead, Comedians Lost Work.

While companies like Uber, Lyft and DoorDash have fought AB-5 in court, the law has unintentionally limited job opportunities for some other freelance workers. WSJ.com: US Business BUSINESS UPDATES: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

Prosecutor resigns from Trump law enforcement commission, calls it ‘intent on providing cover for a predetermined agenda’

One of the four leading prosecutors chosen to be on President Donald Trump’s law enforcement commission resigned last week after expressing “serious” concerns that the intention of the commission was not to bridge the gap between communities of color and … Read more…

Warner Bros. delays release of ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ from October to Christmas

The middling performance of “Tenet” last weekend signaled that moviegoers aren’t yet ready to return. Business BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug … Read more…

Up is down: Trump lies that Biden would ‘destroy’ Obamacare’s protections for pre-existing conditions

President Donald Trump told one of the most absurd lies of his relentlessly dishonest reelection campaign on Thursday. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

Why This Billion-Dollar Startup Entrepreneur Treats Investors Like Collaborators | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Mainstream media won’t talk about the positive things Trump’s doing: Rep. Steube

Fox Business BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Keeping Up With The Kardashians Is Over, But Their Fortune Is Here To Stay | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Jobless Claims Are Expected to Show Little Relief From Virus’s Toll: Live Updates

The latest economic and business news during the coronavirus pandemic. NYT > Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug … Read more…

Pelosi to Britain: ‘No chance’ of a U.S. trade deal if you jeopardize the Good Friday accord

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that the U.K. can forget about Congressional approval for a free-trade deal with the U.S. if Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union imperils an agreement that ended conflict in Northern Ireland. U.K. Prime Minister Boris … Read more…

‘Play it down’: Trump admits to concealing the true threat of coronavirus in new Woodward book

President Donald Trump admitted he knew weeks before the first confirmed US coronavirus death that the virus was dangerous, airborne, highly contagious and “more deadly than even your strenuous flus,” and that he repeatedly played it down publicly, according to … Read more…

‘Pretty cool. Right?’ Unfiltered moments from Trump’s 18 interviews with Bob Woodward

Author and veteran journalist Bob Woodward conducted 18 interviews with President Donald Trump for his new book, “Rage.” The wide-ranging conversations are a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans … Read more…

J.C. Penney’s landlords strike deal to rescue it from bankruptcy

J.C. Penney’s landlords reached a tentative deal to rescue the beleaguered department store chain from bankruptcy proceedings, averting a liquidation that would have threatened roughly 70,000 jobs and represented one of the most significant business collapses following the coronavirus pandemic, … Read more…

Should The U.S. Abolish The Electoral College? – Steve Forbes | What’s Ahead | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

LIVE: AG Barr provides updates on Operation Legend during a press conference

Fox Business BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Some scientists downplay significance of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine trial halt

AstraZeneca Plc stopped giving shots of its experimental coronavirus vaccine after a person participating in one of the company’s studies got sick, a potential adverse reaction that could delay or derail efforts to speed an immunization against COVID-19 for the … Read more…

Trump tells his supporters to become poll watchers with a baseless claim about fraud at voting locations

President Donald Trump on Tuesday launched a new baseless accusation on how he believes Democrats will attempt to commit fraud during the presidential election, this time telling North Carolina rallygoers to act as poll watchers to prevent fraud at voting … Read more…

Congress needs to weigh in on expanding Main Street loan program to more businesses, Boston Fed chief says

The program has been widely criticized for being too slow to launch and for having such onerous terms that borrowers and lenders don’t want to take part. Business BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic … Read more…

Trump visibly distressed over Atlantic story fallout from claims he disparaged the military

President Donald Trump was visibly distressed this weekend over the fallout that ensued from the story published in The Atlantic alleging that he privately disparaged the war dead. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans … Read more…

Washington Post Editorial Predicts ‘Catastrophic’ Consequence Of Donald Trump 2020 Win

“Another term could allow Mr. Trump to complete the demoralization, politicization and destruction of a workforce that was once the envy of the world.” U.S. News – Breaking News and Latest Headlines BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to … Read more…

‘Like A Boss’: Twitter Users Are Raving About Kamala Harris’ Campaign Trail Shoes

Chuck Taylors were trending for hours after the vice presidential candidate sported the look in Milwaukee. U.S. News – Breaking News and Latest Headlines BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

Fact check: Trump repeats numerous false claims in campaign-style press briefing from White House

President Donald Trump used a Labor Day press briefing at the White House to give a campaign-style address, attacking his political opponents, touting the alleged success the US has had against the coronavirus and repeating many false and misleading claims … Read more…

What Does Pro Rata Mean And Why Is It Consequential To The Tech Industry? | Defined | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Lawmakers Tackle Spending Deadline, Look to Revive Coronavirus Aid Talks

With less than two months until the election, lawmakers are hoping to revive long-stalled negotiations over additional coronavirus relief. WSJ.com: US Business BUSINESS UPDATES: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

Two Ways To Give Americans The Pay Raise They Need – Steve Forbes | What’s Ahead | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Two Ways To Give Americans The Pay Raise They Need – Steve Forbes | What’s Ahead | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

SoftBank’s Bet on Tech Giants Fueled This Summer’s Powerful Market Rally

The Japanese conglomerate led by billionaire Masayoshi Son placed billions in options bets on fast-rising tech stocks. Investors say that turbocharged the sector. WSJ.com: Markets DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss … Read more…

More than manufacturing: India’s homegrown COVID vaccines could transform its pharma industry

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. India is known as “the pharmacy of the world,” and the nickname is well-deserved. The second-most populous country is … Read more…

Trump referred to Marines buried at cemetery in France in crude and derogatory terms, a former senior administration official says

President Donald Trump referred to fallen US service members at the Aisne-Marne cemetery in crude and derogatory terms during a November 2018 trip to France to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, a former senior … Read more…

In tell-all book, Michael Cohen says Trump hired a ‘Faux-Bama’ during White House run

Before Donald Trump ever sought the Oval Office, he was preoccupied by its occupant President Barack Obama, publicly questioning his birthplace and privately describing him as “a Manchurian candidate” who obtained his Ivy League degrees only by way of affirmative … Read more…

Entrepreneur Jerelyn Rodriguez On Negotiating Tactics And Social Impact | Unfiltered | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Christine Lagarde On The Challenges Of Traversing Different Careers| Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Up Against Tesla, a Pandemic and Lagging Share Price, Mary Barra Steers GM Forward

The CEO of America’s largest auto maker discusses GM’s strategy for electric vehicles and how Covid has changed the workplace. WSJ.com: US Business BUSINESS UPDATES: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high … Read more…

Pentagon reaffirms Microsoft’s $10 billion JEDI cloud contract amid Amazon’s challenge

The Defense Department reaffirmed its decision to award Microsoft a $ 10 billion cloud-computing contract after a re-evaluation. The department said in a statement Friday that it “determined that Microsoft’s proposal continues to represent the best value to the government.” … Read more…

This colorful billionaire reportedly played outsized role in recent market rally

The mystery player behind the unprecedented summer tech rally appears to be the colorful billionaire CEO of Japanese conglomerate Softbank. Masayoshi Son, known for nurturing startups into tech giants, has plunked down billions for options in individual tech stocks in … Read more…

Minnesota’s Only Black-Owned Bookstore Is Creating A Space For Black Storytelling | Forbes

Forbes BEST DEALS UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Mass Surveillance Program Exposed By Snowden Was Illegal, U.S. Court Rules

An appeals court said the warrantless telephone dragnet that secretly collected millions of Americans’ records violated the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. U.S. News – Breaking News and Latest Headlines BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

9.2.20 Federal reserve won’t worry about inflation; Companies forbid employees to talk about Covid diagnosis

The Federal reserve has signaled that it won’t do much to reign in inflation right now. Clark discusses what that means for your money in the near future. Savers, in particular, are getting their clocks cleaned. Some companies are putting … Read more…

Opening Plenary | Part 1: A Conversation with IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva

Milken Institute BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Australia Enters First Recession in Nearly Three Decades: Live Business Updates

The latest economic and business news during the coronavirus pandemic. NYT > Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug … Read more…

9.1.20 Executive order confusion and stimulus package progress; More airlines drop change fees + flying cars

Clark talks about how the executive orders are rolling out. And will there be another stimulus package? It’s likely. But it’s hard to know when Congress will come to an agreement. Delta, Alaska, and American Airlines join United in dropping … Read more…

52 former franchisees accuse McDonald’s of racial discrimination in lawsuit

The complaint alleges the fast-food giant intentionally placed Black franchise owners in economically depressed markets and set them up for failure. Business BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and … Read more…

Internal tensions and a resignation to virus’ spread govern Trump’s pandemic response

A different approach toward the coronavirus pandemic is taking hold at the White House, as newcomer adviser Dr. Scott Atlas eclipses Dr. Anthony Fauci in influence and President Donald Trump and aides are resigned to the virus’ inevitable spread. CNN.com … Read more…