Railroading Workers? Trump"s NLRB is racing to end a key labor case before trial resumes this week, lawyers say
3/18/2018 7:00 PM
``Wissinger alleged in an interview that NLRB lawyers are soliciting workers to accept deals on the spot or within hours, without sufficient opportunity to review final terms with the labor group"s attorney, and in some cases without the workers fully understanding they are waiving their right to get their jobs back. "These workers have waited year...Read More
Facebook facing an existential crisis over privacy and data
3/18/2018 7:00 PM
Aleksandr Kogan, a University of Cambridge professor, accessed the data of more than 50 million Facebook users simply by creating a survey filled out by 270,000 people. Facebook provided Kogan with the data of anyone who took the survey, as well as their friends" data. In a statement, Facebook said, "Kogan gained access to this information in a leg...Read More
Dow suffers more than 250-point stumble, as Facebook powers tech-sector selloff
3/18/2018 7:00 PM
"Equities are lower and Treasury yields are higher and I think it may be signaling that there"s some anxiety abut how hawkish the FOMC will be on Wednesday," said Brian Jacobsen, senior investment strategist at Wells Fargo Asset Management. As for the tech slide, Jacobsen declined to talk about specific companies but said trepidation around "what i...Read More
Bitcoin rallies $1,000 after FSB letter to G-20 officials saying "no systemic issues"
3/18/2018 7:00 PM
On the eve of a meeting of Group of 20 finance ministers and central bankers in Buenos Aires, the Financial Stability Board, or FSB, issued a letter to the international finance ministers saying that cryptocurrencies do not pose any near-term systemic risk to the global financial system. "The FSB"s initial assessment is that crypto-assets do not po...Read More
Exclusive: Slumlord Kushner filed false NYC housing paperwork, Will be Investigated
3/17/2018 7:00 PM
Now a clue has emerged as to how President Donald Trump"s son-in-law"s firm was able to move so fast: The Kushner Cos. routinely filed false paperwork with the city declaring it had zero rent-regulated tenants in dozens of buildings it owned across the city when, in fact, it had hundreds. While none of the documents during a three-year period when ...Read More
Irish-Americans Banned From Pub On Saint Patrick"s Day
3/17/2018 7:00 PM
Detroit Businessman Bans Irish-Americans From Pub On Saint Patrick"s Day To Prove a Poin...Read More
Dan Gilbert Owned Amrock Title Hit With $706 Million Judgment
3/16/2018 7:00 PM
Dan Gilbert Owned Amrock Title Hit With $706 Million Judgment By Texas Jury In Software Stealing Cas...Read More
The Rise and Fall of Elizabeth Holmes and the Black Turtleneck
3/15/2018 7:00 PM
With her blond hair and lipstick, her uniform set her apart from the hoodie pack as well as the suits, and made that Jobsian connection, giving her an aura of cool in the way that he was cool (and Apple is cool) but that most digi-geeks are not, when viewed by the non-digi world. But such an individual uniform has a risk if you don"t live up to the...Read More
Michigan Priest Financially Rapes Parishioners To Build $4 Million Mansion
3/15/2018 7:00 PM
Michigan Priest Making $42,000 Financially Rapes Parishioners To Build $4 Million Dollar Mansion...Read More
Trump repeats Canada trade claim after admitting he bluffed in meeting with Trudeau
3/14/2018 7:00 PM
President Donald Trump repeated Thursday his claim that the U.S. has a trade deficit with Canada to swipe at Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a day after boasting about misleading the Canadian leader about his knowledge of the subject. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative says the U.S. in 2016 had a goods and services trade surplus with Canada...Read More