Business > Congress

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   8 articles

The former special counsel Robert Mueller agreed to publicly testify before two House committees "in open session." House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler and House...
Read more ...

Andrew Yang could be the wild card at the first 2020 Democratic debate

Andrew Yang could be the wild card at the first 2020 Democratic debate

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Andrew Yang could be the wild card at the first 2020 Democratic debate this week in Miami. His tendency for saying outlandish things and his bold policy platform could really...
Read more ...

Why Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders Is Resigning

14 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection says he's stepping down amid outrage over his agency's treatment of detained migrant children. John Sanders said...
Read more ...

What's your data worth to Big Tech? Bill would compel answer

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - As Congress bears down on big tech companies, two senators want to force giants like Google, Facebook and Amazon to tell users what data they're collecting from...
Read more ...

Beto O'Rourke unveils 'war tax' plan to ensure veterans are taken care of when they come home

Beto O'Rourke unveils 'war tax' plan to ensure veterans are taken care of when they come home

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Beto O'Rourke is calling for a "war tax" to be imposed alongside newly authorized wars to ensure the health care of veterans is taken care of. The tax would be directed at...
Read more ...

Beto O'Rourke calls for ‘war tax'

Beto O'Rourke calls for ‘war tax'

1 day ago   |   Politico

Beto O'Rourke on Monday called for Congress to enact a “war tax” any time the country goes to war, with the proceeds going to care for veterans of the conflict. The proposal...
Read more ...

The U.S. and China Will Resume Talks Amid Ongoing Trade War

1 day ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

U.S. officials and some outside experts say they expect this week's meeting between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping to head off an escalating trade war and...
Read more ...

The art of a bad deal: A negotiations expert breaks down the everyday lessons we can learn from Trump's messy trade war with China

The art of a bad deal: A negotiations expert breaks down the everyday lessons we can learn from Trump's messy trade war with China

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Negotiations expert Maurice Schweitzer, a professor at the Wharton School, disentangled what went wrong during President Donald Trump's negotiation with China on trade...
Read more ...

Trump's closest advisers are pushing him to go to war with Iran, but the president is resisting

Trump's closest advisers are pushing him to go to war with Iran, but the president is resisting

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

In the White House, hawks and doves are vying for influence over the president as tensions with Iran escalate. National security adviser John Bolton has reportedly been joined...
Read more ...

Russia-born executive to testify about Trump Moscow project

5 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The House intelligence committee is set to interview Russia-born business executive Felix Sater about his behind-the-scenes role in Donald Trump's effort to build...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

3 dead, including the suspect, in a shooting at a Northern California Ford...

3 dead, including the suspect, in a shooting at a Northern California Ford dealership

Three people were found dead, including the suspect, in a shooting at a Ford dealership Tuesday evening in Northern California. Police received reports of the shooting at the... Read more ...

Shocking footage captures the moment law enforcement found a newborn baby...

Shocking footage captures the moment law enforcement found a newborn baby girl alive in a plastic bag left in a wooded area

A female newborn was found earlier this month in a plastic bag in the middle of the woods near Cumming, Georgia. Body camera footage shows a deputy cutting open the plastic bag... Read more ...

Wall Street Payday: The banks on the massive AbbVie-Allergan deal stand to...

Wall Street Payday: The banks on the massive AbbVie-Allergan deal stand to make $183 million

AbbVie said on Tuesday that it's buying Botox-maker Allergan in a $63 billion deal. The deal could generate as much as $183 million in fees for the banks that worked on the... Read more ...

The 30 best places to visit in the world, ranked

The 30 best places to visit in the world, ranked

US News & World Report has released its annual "Best Vacation Destinations" for 2019 to 2020. Paris tops the list of the "World's Best Places to Visit," and three of the top... Read more ...

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021 - and moving to NBC's own streaming...

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021 - and moving to NBC's own streaming service

NBC's "The Office" will leave Netflix in 2021 and will move to NBC's own advertisement-supported streaming service, according to a CNBC report on Tuesday. NBC's own service... Read more ...

NYPD confirms missing 29-year-old YouTuber Desmond Amofah, better known as...

NYPD confirms missing 29-year-old YouTuber Desmond Amofah, better known as Etika, has been found dead

The New York Police Department confirmed Tuesday that the 29-year-old YouTuber Desmond Amofah, better known as Etika, was found dead. The YouTuber had been missing since... Read more ...

Meet Tana Mongeau, who ran a YouTube convention that turned into a 'Fyre...

Meet Tana Mongeau, who ran a YouTube convention that turned into a 'Fyre Festival disaster' and may now be engaged to Jake Paul

On Monday, 21-year-old YouTuber Tana Mongeau announced that she's engaged to fellow social media star Jake Paul . Prior to her whirlwind romance - which many people believe is... Read more ...

Furious customers are threatening to boycott Wayfair over reports the...

Furious customers are threatening to boycott Wayfair over reports the company is furnishing migrant camps

Wayfair is catching customers' ire online. In a letter signed by more than 500 employees and sent to the company's leadership , workers said they learned of a $200,000 order... Read more ...

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and...

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty is still bringing joy to fans across the city. On Tuesday, Gritty surprised Caiden O'Rourke, a young Flyers fan who had just received a new... Read more ...

5 Ways Apple's iOS 13 Public Beta Can Improve Your iPhone Privacy Right Now

5 Ways Apple's iOS 13 Public Beta Can Improve Your iPhone Privacy Right Now

Apple's iOS 13 public beta for iPhone has finally released to early adopters everywhere. Even though iOS 12's sequel doesn't officially launch until fall, Apple is offering an... Read more ...