October 10, 2018

Jared Kushner's and Donald Trump's Buildings Are Amongst Worst Polluters in New York Metropolis: Report

President Donald Trump's and son-in-law Jared Kushner’s New York buildings are among a few luxury towers that are responsible for close to 50 percent of carbon dioxide pollution in the city, according to a new report.
October 10, 2018

White CVS Supervisor Calls Police on Black Buyer Utilizing Coupon

A white male CVS manager who served as a state delegate to then-presidential candidate Donald Trump called Chicago police on a black female customer, apparently accusing her of trying to use a phony coupon, her video that went viral shows.
October 10, 2018

Ivanka Trump Says She Received’t Inform Her Household’s Personal Firm to Signal 'Rent American' Pledge

First daughter Ivanka Trump spent the better part of last week promoting a new White House initiative to hire American workers and get companies to pledge to invest in the workforce. But when asked if her family’s business would sign the pledge, she refused to take leadership.
October 10, 2018

Elon Musk Floats Taking Tesla Personal at $420, Former SEC Chairman Sees Potential Drawback

Billionaire Tesla founder Elon Musk suggested on Twitter on Tuesday that he was thinking about taking the company private with shares priced at $420.
October 10, 2018

This Is What the Common Hire Prices in 30 U.S. Cities

The cost of living has skyrocketed over the last year, growing at the fastest pace in a decade while wages remained stagnant. This increase was mostly down to the housing market, with tenants hit by a 3.5 percent increase in average rental prices across the country.
October 10, 2018

Who’s Allen Weisselberg? Trump Group CFO Provides Info About Michael Cohen Offers, Granted Immunity

Longtime Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg has reportedly been granted immunity by federal prosecutors to provide information about President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen, and the hush-money payments made to two women who alleged they'd had affairs with Trump.
October 10, 2018

Low-Paid Girls Filed Most Sexual Harassment Claims However Haven't Had Their #MeToo Second

Women earning low wages filed the most sexual harassment claims in recent years, but haven't gotten their #MeToo moment.
October 10, 2018

Kushner-Owned Condominium Constructing Infested With Black Mould, His Firm Gradual To Repair It

UPDATED | A Manhattan apartment building owned by the president's son-in-law Jared Kushner has a black mold infestation, and the building's management is taking its time to resolve the problem, residents say. 
October 10, 2018

Is Bitcoin a Bubble Just like the 17th Century Dutch Tulip Craze?

This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site.Over the festive season, the conversation in my household inevitably turned to the phenomenal rise — and fall — in the US dollar price (exchange rate) for Bitcoin during December (Figure 1).
October 10, 2018

Why South Korea Plans to Ban Cryptocurrency Buying and selling, and What it Means for Bitcoin

South Korea’s government said on Thursday it plans to ban cryptocurrency trading, sending bitcoin prices plummeting and throwing the virtual coin market into turmoil as the nation’s police and tax authorities raided local exchanges on alleged tax evasion.