Boris Johnson to become new UK PM: What that means for Brexit

Can Boris Johnson deliver Brexit by the October 31 deadline? Fox News contributor Nigel Farage on whether incoming British Prime Minister’s Boris Johnson can get a Brexit deal done. Boris Johnson, the controversial British tabloid editor-turned-politician, was chosen as the next prime minister of the United Kingdom on Tuesday after winning an election to lead the Conservative Party. Continue Reading […]

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How to Become a Retail Legend: Recognize That “Selling” Isn’t the Whole Story

Actions speak louder than words, or so they say. But if you're trying to understand what makes a person tick, letting them explain their actions isn't so bad a method. For this Rule Breaker Investing episode, host David Gardner is delivering his tenth "Great Quotes" themed show, and he leads it off with an unusually long quote from a businessman […]

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Lonnie Bunch to become new Smithsonian Institution leader

When Lonnie Bunch started working on the Smithsonian's first black museum, he had no collection, no building and one employee. Continue Reading Below The Smithsonian Institution rewarded the founding director of the wildly popular museum on Tuesday by putting him in charge of all 19 of its museums, making Bunch the 14th secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. Bunch, in an […]

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Washington state could become first state to allow human composting

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Rips Trump on Climate Change Washington state lawmakers on Friday passed a bill that would allow residents to take part in “natural organic reduction” of human remains, citing in part research that said careful composted human remains could be safe for use in a household garden, reports said. The Seattle Times reported that Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee’s […]

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Has Obama become a conservative?

Former President Barack Obama speaks during the MBK Rising! My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Summit Tuesday in Oakland, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) President Obama sounded like a conservative Tuesday at the My Brother's Keeper Alliance Summitt in Oakland, Calif., when he addressed hundreds of young men of color alongside basketball superstar Steph Curry. Obama talked to the young men about the virtues of […]

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Nevada to become first state with majority-female Legislature

Spectators watch the Nevada State Assembly on the opening day of the Legislative Session in Carson City, Nev.  (Associated Press) Some have called 2018 the Year of the Woman. In Nevada, 2019 will be the year of the woman-majority state Legislature. Come February, Nevada will be the first state in the country to have a majority female Legislature after the […]

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Why bitcoin may become virtually worthless: Finance professor

Bitcoin on the verge of becoming worthless? Santa Clara University Finance Professor Atulya Sarin on the outlook for bitcoin. The world’s largest cryptocurrency is beginning to wind down and is close to becoming worthless, according to a Santa Clara University finance professor. Continue Reading Below Bitcoin soared above $19,000 at its peak a year ago, only to fall sharply. It’s […]

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Singles Day has become a multibillion-dollar mega-event. Here’s how it got so big

Singles Day — celebrated on Nov. 11 — has become a massive online retail, bringing in more than the online sales of Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. Alibaba turned the holiday into the annual shopping event in a bid to boost sales on its e-commerce platform. Last year, it generated a whopping $25 billion in sales — all in just a 24-hour […]

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Will This Become NVIDIA's Next Big Play?

NVIDIA's (NASDAQ: NVDA) video gaming and data center businesses led to massive top- and bottom-line growth last quarter, but there was another positive development that investors might have missed. The graphics specialist's professional visualization business has started showing signs of life after failing to take off in recent quarters. It won't be surprising if this segment starts playing a bigger […]

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