As Tom Steyer Enters 2020 Race, Climate Activists Shrug: ‘I Really Don’t Get It, Man’

Billionaire activist Tom Steyer announced his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Tuesday, promising a populist campaign that harnesses his years of work fighting the fossil fuel industry and advocating for climate action. Yet his decision to enter the race ― after first announcing he wouldn’t ― has garnered more skepticism than excitement. Even as the climate crisis […]

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Trump is hosting a social media summit, but Facebook and Twitter aren’t invited

President Donald Trump plans to meet with prominent conservative social media figures on Thursday at a White House forum where he is set to reiterate frustrations with big tech firms for allegedly suppressing conservative voices. Pro-Trump online personalities will get together at what the White House billed as a gathering of “digital leaders” where invitees expect to discuss what they […]

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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Deutsche Bank, Verizon, Apple & more

Check out the companies making headlines in the premarket Monday: Deutsche Bank — The German bank's U.S.-listed shares traded 2.2% lower on news Deutsche would cut 18,000 jobs by 2022 in a massive restructuring effort to improve profitability. The bank will also shut down its global equities sales and trading business. Verizon — Verizon shares slipped 1% in the premarket […]

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Ed Henry discusses emotional decision to donate part of his liver to his sister

Ed Henry announces he will be donating part of his liver to his sister ‘Fox & Friends’ host Ed Henry announces he will be donating part of his liver to his younger sister Colleen. Fox News chief national correspondent Ed Henry became emotional during a segment of "Fox & Friends Sunday," after he announced he'd be donating part of his liver […]

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Is Trump planning another tax cut? If so, it won’t help middle class Americans much

Reports surfaced this week that the White House is working to again rejigger the U.S. tax landscape, this time adjusting the capital gains rules that would substantially cut taxes paid on the sales of stock, real estate or other long-held investments. The administration floated the idea last year, shortly after its tax overhaul law got through Congress. But now it’s […]

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Bristol-Myers plans to divest Celgene's psoriasis drug

(Reuters) – Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Monday offered to divest Celgene Corp’s psoriasis treatment Otezla to allay concerns raised by the U.S. competition regulator, and pushed back the closing of their $74 billion deal. The surprise move sent Bristol’s shares down 4.3% in morning trading, while Celgene fell nearly 4%. Bristol announced its plans to buy Celgene in a cash-and-stock […]

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Pete Buttigieg’s Complicated History With the Police and African-Americans

In a crowded Democratic presidential primary field, Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old mayor of a midsize Midwestern city, has enjoyed a meteoric rise from obscurity that has become the envy of his lesser known rivals. But beyond his message of generational change, the enthusiastic crowds and the compelling personal narrative he has espoused, Mr. Buttigieg has had to confront concerns about […]

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Did GameStop Need to Cut Its Dividend?

As buying video games has increasingly become an online experience, it's no secret that GameStop (NYSE: GME) has had a difficult time adjusting. However, investors are still shocked by how poorly GameStop is performing as the company's stock price crashed by as much as 40% after it reported earnings for the first quarter of 2019. Not only were its results […]

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Why JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon compares his bank to Netflix

JPMorgan’s Dimon not seeing a recession in next couple years JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon on concerns over technology’s impact on the job market, the state of the U.S. economy and the rise in capital expenditures. In a bid to oppose the idea that banks have volatile financial results, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon says investors should think about his […]

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