Finance

Prosecutors Subpoena Trump Fund-Raisers Linked to Giuliani Associates

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

The authorities are seeking more information about Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, who worked with Rudy Giuliani in Ukraine and have been charged with campaign finance violations.
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Who's up, who's down and who's new in Trudeau's expanded cabinet

6 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's new federal cabinet has grown by two spots to reach 36 members. Of those, four are from B.C., four are from Atlantic Canada, one is...
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An investor and a credit lender share how small businesses looking for alternative financing can find and partner with trustworthy funders

An investor and a credit lender share how small businesses looking for alternative financing can find and partner with trustworthy funders

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Christine Chang is the CEO of 6th Avenue Capital, a lender that specializes in short-term bridge financing in amounts up to $500,000 for small and medium sized...
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Dozens of Dem lawmakers set expectations for campaign commission

9 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - A group of 39 Democratic state lawmakers - 17 senators and 22 Assembly members - have asked the commission tasked with rewriting New York's campaign laws to establish...
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Top Pentagon official insists he didn't seek to block cooperation with impeachment probe

Top Pentagon official insists he didn't seek to block cooperation with impeachment probe

11 hours ago   |   Politico

Deputy Defense Secretary David Norquist insisted Wednesday he wasn't attempting to bar a Pentagon official from speaking to House impeachment investigators when he sent a...
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Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau says he is staying in his job

11 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

OTTAWA - Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau said on Wednesday he would be staying in his job, revealing a key element of a cabinet shuffle due to be announced by Prime...
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Iconic singer hopes to close $42 billion financing gap for African women

Iconic singer hopes to close $42 billion financing gap for African women

11 hours ago   |   New York Post

JOHANNESBURG - The insect-eaten money fluttered in pieces to the floor. For global music star Angelique Kidjo, that image of her grandmother having to use a closet as a bank is...
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Thresholds of financial development in the Euro area

12 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract We analyze the dynamics of financial development and economic growth in the euro area as these countries went through considerably higher levels of financial...
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One Whale Is Worth Thousands of Trees in Climate Fight, New Study Says

14 hours ago   |   Time

Climate activists would be better off trying to save whales rather than planting trees if they had to choose between those options, according to a study published by the...
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The Finance 202: Wall Street sends mixed signals about a possible Warren presidency

16 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Some stocks are already taking a hit.
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AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

Ten Democrats seeking the presidency battled it out Wednesday night in a debate just over two months before the primary voting begins. Read more ...

Impeachment hearings: Live highlights from Laura Cooper's and David Hale's...

Impeachment hearings: Live highlights from Laura Cooper's and David Hale's testimony

Two more witnesses are testifying Wednesday in the ongoing impeachment inquiry - including one who previously told investigators about the ouster of Marie Yovanovitch as... Read more ...

Sondland hearing takeaways: 'Everyone was in the loop'

Sondland hearing takeaways: 'Everyone was in the loop'

Gordon Sondland, President Donald Trump's ambassador to the European Union, bolstered Democrats' impeachment narrative Wednesday as he repeatedly talked of a “quid pro quo”... Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Mayor Pete Buttigieg tops Iowa presidential caucus polls, and now he'll face the scrutiny that comes with his climb as Democrats gather for their fifth 2020 primary debate. Read more ...

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

The screenwriter of the film said that when someone suggested Julia Roberts could not play the role, the executive responded, "It was so long ago. No one is going to know the... Read more ...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted 'nothing' from Ukraine

President Donald Trump is insisting that he wanted "nothing'' from Ukraine and declared that impeachment hearings should be brought to an end. Read more ...

Officials: Teen arrested for using a remote-controlled car to smuggle drugs...

Officials: Teen arrested for using a remote-controlled car to smuggle drugs across US-Mexico border

The 16-year-old U.S. citizen was arrested Sunday after border agents spotted him carrying two large duffel bags and ducking in and out of an agent's view. Read more ...

Prince Andrew stepping back from public duties after his interview about...

Prince Andrew stepping back from public duties after his interview about Jeffrey Epstein ties

He said he regrets his association with Jeffrey Epstein and that he "deeply sympathizes" with Epstein's victims. Read more ...

Luka Doncic has big first half, Mavs rout Warriors 142-94

Luka Doncic has big first half, Mavs rout Warriors 142-94

DALLAS - Luka Doncic scored 33 of his 35 points in the first half and had yet another triple-double to help the Dallas Mavericks rout the short-handed Golden State Warriors... Read more ...

Gordan Sondland Testifies In Public Trump Impeachment Inquiry Hearing

Gordan Sondland Testifies In Public Trump Impeachment Inquiry Hearing

The U.S. ambassador to the European Union kicks off another day of testimony about Trump's dealings with the president of Ukraine. Read more ...