Month: January 2017

Meet the frontrunners on Trump’s Supreme Court short list – Business Insider


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Meet the frontrunners on Trump’s Supreme Court short list
Business Insider
“I don’t know that I can think of anybody that seemed as down-to-earth as he is,” Carter Phillips, a Washington, DC, lawyer who has argued before the Supreme Court more than any other attorney in private practice, told Business Insider. Phillips said
Trump’s Supreme Court Front-Runners on Guns, Immigration & HealthcareFox Business

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Senate Democrats just made an unprecedented move to delay votes on Trump’s Cabinet nominees – Business Insider


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Senate Democrats just made an unprecedented move to delay votes on Trump’s Cabinet nominees
Business Insider
Not a single Democratic senator on the committee showed up for the votes on Steve Mnuchin or Tom Price, boycotting because of what they considered to be unanswered questions regarding Mnuchin’s and Price’s business dealings. The 26-person …
Trump treasury pick Mnuchin misled Senate on foreclosures, Ohio cases showColumbus Dispatch
Dems boycott confirmation votes for Trump nomineesThe Hill

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Just 5% of people who downloaded ‘Super Mario Run’ paid $10 for the full game – Business Insider


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Just 5% of people who downloaded ‘Super Mario Run’ paid $10 for the full game
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“Super Mario Run” launched on December 15 exclusively for Apple’s iPhone and iPad. It’s a free game to download, and you can even play a few levels — but, after that, you’ve gotta pony up $10 for the full experience. And $10 for an iPhone game is, to

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Trump just met with the heads of drug companies — here’s how it went – Business Insider


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Trump just met with the heads of drug companies — here’s how it went
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Trump Pushes Drugmakers for Lower Prices, More U.S. ProductionFox Business

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A ‘presidency in chaos’: Legendary investigative journalist says Washington is already losing faith in Trump – Business Insider


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A ‘presidency in chaos’: Legendary investigative journalist says Washington is already losing faith in Trump
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Prominent investigative journalist Carl Bernstein says President Donald Trump’s administration is in chaos less than two weeks after Trump took office. “It’s apparent to all but his most serious defenders and those who are his greatest advocates

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‘Apologies for nothing here’: White House officials dismiss protests, defend immigration order – Business Insider


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‘Apologies for nothing here’: White House officials dismiss protests, defend immigration order
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donald trump reince priebus mike pence sean spicer michael flynn President Donald Trump is joined by Vice President Mike Pence and senior staff in the Oval Office. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik. President Donald Trump’s top administration officials defiantly …

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Trump just made an unprecedented, ‘radical’ change to the National Security Council – Business Insider


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Trump just made an unprecedented, ‘radical’ change to the National Security Council
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President Donald Trump signed a presidential memorandum Saturday that removed the nation’s top military and intelligence advisers as regular attendees of the National Security Council’s Principals Committee, the interagency forum that deals with policy …

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Furious customers are deleting the Uber app after drivers went to JFK airport during a protest and strike – Business Insider


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Furious customers are deleting the Uber app after drivers went to JFK airport during a protest and strike
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Thousands of Uber customers are deleting the app and posting the evidence to social media after drivers tried to do business at JFK airport during a taxi strike. The NY Taxi Workers Alliance called for all drivers to avoid JFK Airport on Saturday in
San Francisco’s airport issues statement supporting protesters; Trump’s business ‘advisors’ clam upDaily Kos

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‘You don’t stop talking, Chuck’: Chuck Todd grills Trump chief of staff over immigration executive order – Business Insider


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‘You don’t stop talking, Chuck’: Chuck Todd grills Trump chief of staff over immigration executive order
Business Insider
“Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd grilled President Donald Trump’s chief of staff on Sunday over the administration’s executive order temporarily barring immigrants from several Muslim-majority countries from entering the US for 90 days. During an

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‘Split’ scares up big business at the box office for a second straight weekend – Business Insider


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‘Split’ scares up big business at the box office for a second straight weekend
Business Insider
It’s safe to say that M. Night Shyamalan is officially back as one of the top genre filmmakers working today. For a second consecutive weekend his latest thriller, “Split,” starring James McAvoy as a man with multiple personalities who has kidnapped
‘Hidden Figures’ is a crowd pleaser with purposeKUTV 2News
‘La La Land’ is la la lovelyKUTV 2News
Shyamalan’s ‘Split’ squanders fantastic performances from McAvoy and Taylor-JoyKUTV 2News
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Apple’s hidden multi-billion dollar business could be the star of Tuesday’s earnings – Business Insider


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Apple’s hidden multi-billion dollar business could be the star of Tuesday’s earnings
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But besides the numbers, there’s one big thing that investors will be looking at from Apple’s earnings: whether its services business, which includes the App Store, Apple Music, and Applecare warranties, is becoming Apple’s second firehose of profit

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Microsoft’s Windows business helps power its Q2 FY17 – ZDNet


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Microsoft’s Windows business helps power its Q2 FY17
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That part of Microsoft’s business was the largest of its three primary segments, revenue-wise, at $11.8 billion for the quarter, but barely second in operating income, at $2.5 billion. This part of Microsoft’s business is growing slower than Microsoft
Microsoft’s Profit Rises 4 Percent, as Cloud Business BoomsNew York Times
Microsoft says its attack on Apple’s Mac business is workingBusiness Insider
Microsoft’s Profit Rises, Buoyed by Cloud BusinessWall Street Journal
CNBC –Microsoft –Petri.com
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Mexico: Trump and Peña Nieto have ‘agreed at this point not to speak publicly’ about the wall – Business Insider


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Mexico: Trump and Peña Nieto have ‘agreed at this point not to speak publicly’ about the wall
Business Insider
President Donald Trump spoke by phone with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on Friday morning, Trump confirmed in a joint press conference with British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday afternoon. “We had a very good call. I have been very …

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Mark Cuban goes off on potential ‘trade war’ with Mexico: Trump may cut off ‘our economic nose to spite our face’ – Business Insider


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Mark Cuban goes off on potential ‘trade war’ with Mexico: Trump may cut off ‘our economic nose to spite our face’
Business Insider
Business mogul Mark Cuban voiced deep concerns on Friday about recent revelations that the White House is considering imposing a 20% tax on imports from Mexico and other countries in part to help pay for a massive wall along the US-Mexico border.

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Google’s CEO didn’t have a very convincing answer for a potentially huge weakness in its business – Business Insider


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Google’s CEO didn’t have a very convincing answer for a potentially huge weakness in its business
Business Insider
And on Thursday’s fourth-quarter earnings call, Wall Street analysts cut right to the chase, asking Google executives whether the company was at risk from the growing popularity of voice-enabled devices, which lack the screens on which Google’s online

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Why Toshiba Is So Desperate to Sell a Chunk of Its Chip Business – Fortune


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Why Toshiba Is So Desperate to Sell a Chunk of Its Chip Business
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Toshiba said it will sell a minority stake in its memory chip business as it urgently seeks funds to offset an imminent multi-billion dollar writedown, adding that its overseas nuclear division—the cause of its woes—was now under review. The drastic
Toshiba to sell part of chip business, puts overseas nuclear ops under reviewReuters

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Toshiba, Desperate for Cash After Scandal, Will Sell Microchip Business – New York Times


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Toshiba, Desperate for Cash After Scandal, Will Sell Microchip Business
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Now the company is selling its most valuable business to try to undo the damage. Toshiba, one of Japan’s oldest and proudest technology conglomerates, said on Friday it would spin off its microchip division. The business makes the information-storing …
Toshiba sells off a stake in its memory business to WDComputerworld
Toshiba to Sell Part of Its Chip BusinessWall Street Journal
Toshiba decides to sell part of memory chip businessCNBC
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Top Sanctuary Cities Face Billions in Funding Cuts Under Trump – Fox Business


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Top Sanctuary Cities Face Billions in Funding Cuts Under Trump
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United States President Donald Trump prepares to sign three Executive Orders in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC on Monday, January 23, 2017. These concerned the withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (.
Trump is about to sign off on a border wall with Mexico, here’s how much it could costBusiness Insider

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Rand Paul just introduced his ‘Obamacare Replacement Act’ – Business Insider


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Rand Paul just introduced his ‘Obamacare Replacement Act’
Business Insider
While the ACA allows small businesses to pool together to get more favorable care, this has not been used much. In addition, Paul’s plan would allow individuals to pool together to access care — another longtime Republican idea —but his plan would
Rand Paul introduces his ‘Obamacare Replacement Act’AOL News

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Donald Trump’s Foreign Business Partners Got VIP Treatment During the Inauguration – Mother Jones


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Donald Trump’s Foreign Business Partners Got VIP Treatment During the Inauguration
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Donald Trump vowed to wall himself off from his business interests when he became president—but at least two of his wealthy foreign business partners attended his inauguration as VIPs, where they watched the swearing-in from prime seats, partied with …

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CUBAN: ‘I like’ Trump’s business ideas, but ‘it’s everything else that concerns me’ – Business Insider


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CUBAN: ‘I like’ Trump’s business ideas, but ‘it’s everything else that concerns me’
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Billionaire business mogul Mark Cuban went on an extensive tweetstorm Wednesday, focusing in on his ideas for infrastructure less than a day after a list of more than $137 billion in prioritized project ideas from President Donald Trump’s

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Trump Organization documents say he has resigned from more than 400 businesses – CNNMoney


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Trump Organization documents say he has resigned from more than 400 businesses
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President Trump says he has resigned from positions in hundreds of business entities, according to a document provided to CNN by the Trump Organization. The text of the 19-page letter reads: “I, Donald J. Trump, hereby resign from each and every office …
Down to businessFox News
White House says Trump has resigned from his businessesBusiness Insider
White House: Trump has left his businessesThe Hill
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A bill has already been introduced in Congress to remove the US from the United Nations – Business Insider


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A bill has already been introduced in Congress to remove the US from the United Nations
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Donald Trump speaking at a “thank you” tour event in Mobile, Alabama, in December. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. A bill introduced by Alabama Rep. Mike Rogers earlier this month calls on the US to “terminate” its membership in the United Nations and …

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Here are the 12 business leaders Trump hosted for his first big White House meeting – Business Insider


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Here are the 12 business leaders Trump hosted for his first big White House meeting
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President Donald Trump, in his first big meeting, sat down with 12 CEOs of the United States’ largest companies. He told the group — which included SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, Ford CEO Mark Fields, and Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson — that his …
Ford, Lockheed Martin CEOs Get More Trump Time at White HouseFox Business

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Trump signs executive order on TPP – Business Insider


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Trump signs executive order on TPP
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“The whole TPP agreement really isn’t about workers, who are taking it on the chin whether it gets concluded or not,” Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer told Business Insider in September. “It’s about America’s position in Asia. “If it doesn’t get
Trump gets down to business, prepares to sign order withdrawing US from trade dealFox News
Overnight Finance: White House says Trump left business | U.S. to pull out of TPP | Trump D.C. hotel bleeding cashThe Hill

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Donald Trump threatens business leaders with border tax – CNN


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Donald Trump threatens business leaders with border tax
CNN
Trump’s warning to business leaders came several hours before he was set to sign an executive order withdrawing the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, making good on a signature campaign promise that also sent signals around the world …
Trump Promises Tax Cuts, Less Red Tape — So Long As Businesses Stay In USNPR
Trump’s Business Agenda Includes US Manufacturing, Massive Tax CutsFox News Insider
Trump’s plan to jumpstart US manufacturing could backfire over a major flawBusiness Insider
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