Investor Revolt at Bayer to Escalate After CEO Keeps His Job

In this article The shareholder rebellion at Bayer AG is poised to worsen after its supervisory board ignored an unprecedented no-confidence vote against the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Werner Baumann. Several top investors of the German chemicals and drugs giant are frustrated with directors’ decision to back Baumann and his strategy that led to the $63 billion takeover of […]

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George Conway calls Trump a cancer that needs to be removed in blistering op-ed

Kellyanne Conway: Mueller probe was a political proctology exam and Trump emerged with a clean bill of health George Conway, the husband of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway and a fierce critic of President Trump, penned an op-ed in The Washington Post that calls Trump a "cancer on the presidency" and urged Congress to take action to remove him from […]

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Efforts to clear fire-prone California forests face hurdles

With nearly 40 million people living in California and development spreading into once-wild regions, some of the state's best tools toward preventing wildfires can't be widely used. Still, there is growing agreement that the state must step up its use of forest management through prescribed burns and vegetation removal in an attempt to lessen the impact of wildfires . Continue […]

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Elizabeth Warren sprints to catch New York City train in viral video: 'Try and keep up'

2020 Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren was filmed running through Penn Station in New York City to make it to her train on time on Monday afternoon. (Getty Images) Like a typical New Yorker, Sen. Elizabeth Warren was seen sprinting to catch a train at New York City's Penn Station — surprising at least one reporter who struggled to keep up. […]

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Bayer’s Blind Spot on Monsanto’s Roundup May Cost Billions

There’s one more tribunal in which Bayer AG’s efforts to defend its Roundup weedkiller are floundering: the court of public opinion. Bayer says science shows that the herbicide, which the German company gained in its $63 billion acquisition of Monsanto Co., is safe. Now that a second U.S. jury has linked the product to cancer, the uphill battle Chief Executive […]

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Have Over $25,000 in Credit Card Debt? Here's How to Pay It Off

You don’t need to feel helpless about tackling your credit card debt anymore. Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below Credit card debt is always difficult to deal with, but it’s a whole different ballgame when you’re paying back more than just a few thousand dollars. If your total credit card balances are $25,000 or higher, they’ll go up by […]

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Proposed White House Budget Calls for Increased Defense Spending

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com. U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration proposed a new White House budget that would effectively increase defense spending by 5 percent. Furthermore, the budget would preclude the Defense Department from any funding caps that are set to take place during fiscal year 2020–all positive news for the Direxion Daily Aerospace & Defense Bull 3X […]

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Student’s Funds Seized After Paying $500,000 Rent on Penthouse

A London student who pre-paid 390,000 pounds ($500,000) in rent for a Knightsbridge penthouse must hand over nearly half a million pounds, following an investigation by the U.K.’s National Crime Agency. Three bank accounts for Vlad Luca Filat, 22, were frozen in May 2018 after NCA financial investigators suspected the funds derived from illegal activity by his father, Vladimir Filat, […]

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