Archive for March 14th, 2017

The MSNBC host Rachel Maddow disclosed information from President Trump’s 2005 tax return, which was leaked to the reporter David Cay Johnston, on Tuesday night.

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<p>U.S. Justice Department officials are expected to announce indictments on Wednesday against suspects in at least one of a series of hacking attacks on Yahoo Inc</p>

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The good should never be the evil of the perfect. The Paul Ryan health-care bill is a very good first step. Massive repeal of Obamacare tax hikes will be great for the economy. Getting rid of the Affordable Care Act mandates will be great for health care. Private-sector competition and choice are always better than government-run anything. The GOP has to practice bipartisanship within itself.
All this health-care reform stuff makes my head spin. And thats why Im putting all my conclusions at thetop of this piece.
I think the House and Senate GOP can make the Ryan blueprint even better….

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President Donald Trump paid $38 million in taxes on more than $150 million in income in 2005, the White House said on Tuesday, responding to an MSNBC report that the network had obtained two pages of the returns.

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The immediate impact may be slight, but the prospect of three rate increases this year will mean higher loan payments and better returns on savings.

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<p>McDonald's Corp this month will begin testing its long-awaited U.S. mobile ordering app with the goal of avoiding the kinds of service hiccups that have haunted digital debuts by companies such as Starbucks Corp.</p>

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The great Canadian economist Reuven Brenner once referred to macroeconomics as a tautology and a myth, a dangerous one at that, sustaining the illusion that prosperity is necessarily linked with territory, national units, and government spending in general. Phil Knight, the wildly talented, courageous, and visionary founder of Nike would likely share Brenners contempt for the macro side of economics. Hes lived Brenners quote, and much more.
In Knights case, Nike, one of the most important and successful brands in the world, is a creation of Knights genius. At the…

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is signaling that he will crack down on federal drug laws.

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<p>Saudi Arabia on Tuesday fired a shot across the bows of those who think last November's deal on cutting crude oil output is an invitation to them to take a 'free ride' at others' expense.</p>

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The shock of nearly losing a loved one can bring things into focus. What’s on your wish list? What might you regret if you don’t do it soon?

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With the Fed apparently set to keep hiking, stocks, bonds and buying power will all suffer as the monetary tide changes

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With the Federal Reserve set to raise its benchmark rate Wednesday, the effects will be immediate for some, not so much for owners.

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Under the American Health Care Act, health insurance costs could soon increase significantly if you're 47 or older.

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Times are about to get even more trying for the country's distressed retail chains.

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It’s hard to tell where the world ends here on the Alaska North Slope.

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