Twitter market cap has dropped to $ 9 billion below Musk purchase price

Twitter market cap has dropped to $ 9 billion below Musk purchase price

The Twitter logo and trading information is displayed as a trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, May 3, 2022. Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters As Elon Musk pursues ownership of Twitter, shares of the social media company are dropping, suggesting some concern among investors that … Read more

White House warns Russia could invade Ukraine during Olympics, urges Americans to leave

White House warns Russia could invade Ukraine during Olympics, urges Americans to leave

A security guard speaks on a mobile phone outside the US embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine January 24, 2022. Gleb Garanich | Reuters Any Americans still in Ukraine should leave “immediately,” the White House said Friday, as it warned that Russia could potentially launch an invasion of the country “any day now” – possibly even during … Read more

Biden Federal Reserve pick Raskin lobbied KC Fed for fintech firm

Biden Federal Reserve pick Raskin lobbied KC Fed for fintech firm

Sarah Bloom Raskin, nominated to be vice chairman for supervision and a member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, speaks before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US, February 3, 2022. Ken Cedeno | Reuters Sarah Bloom Raskin, President Joe Biden’s pick to be … Read more

Biden touts wage growth, slower inflation forecasts after another surge in prices

Biden touts wage growth, slower inflation forecasts after another surge in prices

US President Joe Biden, speaks about rebuilding manufacturing on February 8, 2022, from the South Court Auditorium in Eisenhower Executive Office Building, in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP) (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP via Getty Images) BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI | AFP | Getty Images President Joe Biden on Thursday touted wage growth … Read more

Frozen embryos will keep accused bitcoin money launderers from fleeing

Frozen embryos will keep accused bitcoin money launderers from fleeing

The Bitcoin logo is displayed on the screen of a Bitcoin ATM on November 10, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images A lawyer for the New York couple accused of an “extraordinarily complex” scheme to launder $ 4.5 billion in stolen bitcoin argues in a court filing that they are not … Read more

Jan. 6 riot panel subpoenas Trump aide Peter Navarro for Biden win delay plot

Jan.  6 riot panel subpoenas Trump aide Peter Navarro for Biden win delay plot

White House economic advisor Peter Navarro looks down from the steps of Air Force One as he waits to depart with US President Donald Trump for travel to Ohio and New Jersey at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, US, August 6, 2020. Joshua Roberts | Reuters The select House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot … Read more

Mike Pence denies false election claim

Mike Pence denies false election claim

Former United States Vice President Mike Pence is on stage for an interview following his remarks on abortion, ahead of Supreme Court arguments in Dobbs against the Jackson Women’s Health Organization case involving an abortion law in Mississippi, at the National Press Club in Washington, Nov. 30, 2021. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters Former Vice President … Read more

Senate committee advances Open App Markets Act

Senate committee advances Open App Markets Act

Sundar Pichai and Tim Cook Source: Reuters; Apple The Senate Judiciary Committee passed its second tech competition bill of the year Thursday, this time targeting Apple and Google’s mobile app stores and their restrictions on developers. The committee voted to advance the bipartisan Open App Markets Act 20-2, with Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Sen. … Read more

GOP senator grills Biden Federal Reserve nominee Sarah Bloom Raskin

GOP senator grills Biden Federal Reserve nominee Sarah Bloom Raskin

Sarah Bloom Raskin, nominated to be vice chairman for supervision and a member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, speaks during a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US February 3, 2022. Bill Clark | Reuters Senate Republicans suggested Thursday that Sarah Bloom Raskin – … Read more

Nancy Pelosi’s husband could make big money off Alphabet stock’s big day

Nancy Pelosi’s husband could make big money off Alphabet stock’s big day

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi and her husband Paul Pelosi arrive on the red carpet for the Time 100 Gala at the Lincoln Center in New York on April 23, 2019. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s husband, a businessman and investor, could be up … Read more