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Yang on possible Bloomberg run: 'There are limits to what money can do'

9 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Democratic White House candidate Andrew Yang on Friday praised Michael Bloomberg ahead of the former New York mayor's potential entrance into the party's presidential primary - but cautioned that the billionaire businessman would face significant headwinds in the nominating contest despite his considerable financial resources. “I'm friendly with Mike, and he's a great philanthropist, was a really stellar mayor,” Yang, a tech entrepreneur, told CNN. “But I will say it's going to be very, very difficult for him to jump in right now and somehow replace the thousands of conversations that many...
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Bloomberg opens door to a 2020 Democratic presidential bid

Bloomberg opens door to a 2020 Democratic presidential bid

9 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, warning that the current field of candidates is ill equipped to defeat President Donald Trump.
Bloomberg, who initially ruled out a 2020 run, has not made a final decision on whether to jump into the race. If he were to launch a campaign, it could dramatically reshape the Democratic contest less than three months before primary voting begins.
The 77-year-old has spent the past few weeks talking with prominent Democrats about the state of the 2020...
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Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg considering 2020 presidential campaign

9 monthes ago   |   By ABC

Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, signaling his dissatisfaction with the current crop of candidates vying to take on President Donald Trump.
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Michael Bloomberg Might Enter 2020 Race Because He 'Obviously Fears That Warren or Sanders Might Prevail,' Says Democratic Fundraiser

9 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

The former New York mayor is reportedly concerned that none of the current Democrat contenders can beat President Donald Trump in 2020.
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Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko on retaining his job following Sunday's election, expressing hope that he will continue to... Read more ...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen tests. After a false positive, he's more skeptical

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive for COVID-19 on August 6, but subsequent tests came back negative. Speaking to CNN, the Republican governor said the experience points to... Read more ...

Amazon reportedly wants to take over JCPenney and Sears stores to turn malls...

Amazon reportedly wants to take over JCPenney and Sears stores to turn malls into giant fulfillment centers

Amazon is in talks with the biggest mall owner in the US to take over retail space and turn them into giant Amazon fulfillment centers, The Wall Street Journal reported... Read more ...

Bill Gates says most COVID-19 tests in the US are 'completely garbage'...

Bill Gates says most COVID-19 tests in the US are 'completely garbage' because it takes too long to get results

Bill Gates says there's one massive problem with COVID-19 tests in the US: results take too long to come back. He said in a recent interview with WIRED that the majority of US... Read more ...

PGA Championship 2020 purse, payouts: How much prize money does the winner make?

PGA Championship 2020 purse, payouts: How much prize money does the winner make?

Here is a full breakdown of the 2020 PGA Championship purse and payouts, the most lucrative of golf's four major tournaments. Read more ...

In Executive Actions, Trump Extends Unemployment Benefits

In Executive Actions, Trump Extends Unemployment Benefits

President Trump signed four executive actions to provide economic relief amid the coronavirus pandemic. They amount to a stopgap measure, after not reaching a deal with... Read more ...

Trump's $400 weekly boost to unemployment insurance won't increase benefits...

Trump's $400 weekly boost to unemployment insurance won't increase benefits for jobless Americans anytime soon

President Donald Trump signed an executive action on Saturday to enact a $400 weekly boost to state unemployment benefits, a cut from the $600 level it once was during the... Read more ...

Trump signs executive orders on Covid-19 relief after talks break down...

Trump signs executive orders on Covid-19 relief after talks break down between White House and Democrats

US President Donald Trump has signed executive orders giving extended economic relief to Americans struggling economically during the Covid-19 pandemic after negotiations with... Read more ...

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Biden in Delaware just days before...

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Biden in Delaware just days before he was expected to announce his VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Joe Biden last Sunday, days before the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee was expected to announce his running mate, the... Read more ...

Gold could surge over 90% and hit $4,000 so long as these two factors remain...

Gold could surge over 90% and hit $4,000 so long as these two factors remain under control

Gold prices could reach $4,000, the CEO of US Global Investors told CNBC Monday. Frank Holmes said: "It's quite easy to see gold going to $4,000." Holmes said rising monetary... Read more ...