Business

June 26, 2019

Judge permits Democrats’ lawsuit towards Trump to proceed

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution’s emoluments clause can move forward.
June 26, 2019

Wayfair staff plan walkout to oppose furnishings gross sales to migrant detention services

Employees of the Boston-based online housewares giant Wayfair announced Tuesday that they would stage a walkout at the company’s Back Bay offices Wednesday to protest the company’s decision to sell furniture to operators of facilities for migrant children detained at the southern US border.
June 26, 2019

House Democrats instructed they’re too centered on impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats convened privately Tuesday to discuss campaign issues and heard a sobering assessment: They’re seen as too focused on impeachment of President Donald Trump and voters are not hearing enough about their work on other issues.
June 26, 2019

Possible final result of Trump-Xi assembly: A truce in commerce conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses are bracing for a painful escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China.
June 26, 2019

Drive.ai is reportedly shutting down after cope with Apple falls via

Drive.ai, a self-driving startup that was once valued at $200 million, is shutting down, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. The Mountain View, Calif.-based company filed notice with a state agency this week indicating its intention of closing permanently and laying off 90 employees.
June 26, 2019

Faraday Future fires dozens of workers on unpaid depart

Sputtering electric vehicle startup Faraday Future has fired dozens of employees who have been on unpaid leave for months, including manufacturing workers hired to staff the company’s factory in Hanford, California, The Verge has learned. The workers received benefits during this furlough, which started in late 2018, and it had already been extended once already. But the newly-fired employees will see those benefits expire on June 30th, according to termination paperwork provided by a former employee who was granted anonymity due to a nondisclosure agreement with the company.
June 26, 2019

Donald Trump Used N-Word on ‘Apprentice’ Set, Didn’t Think Americans Would ‘Buy’ Black Contestant Winning: Co-Producer

During the first season of The Apprentice, Donald Trump was skeptical about whether viewers would "buy" that a black contestant could win the reality show and be awarded a job within his organization, according to a former producer on the show.
June 26, 2019

‘RHONY’s Luann de Lesseps to ‘Set the Record Straight’ With New Tell-All Book

If you thought you knew everything about the last three years of Luann de Lesseps life, you're wrong. Sure, you've likely seen her go through some tough times on recent seasons of Real Housewives of New York, and for a while there it was almost impossible to open up a web browser and not see her name all over online gossip blogs.
June 26, 2019

Airbnb now presents exorbitantly costly dwelling leases as a part of new luxurious push

Airbnb is expanding its rental options today to include some of the priciest and most luxurious accommodations on the planet. The new tier, called Airbnb Luxe, is designed for customers interested in spending more than $1,000 a night on thoughtfully designed, massive private homes with scenic views and top-of-the-line amenities.
June 26, 2019

Thousands of lately found pictures doc life in Uganda throughout Idi Amin’s reign

In 2015, researchers working in the storeroom at the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation forced open the lock on an unremarkable filing cabinet.