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EPA ridicules California's proposed ban of new gas cars

10 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler on Monday ridiculed California Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to ban the sale of new gas-powered cars by 2035, saying the...
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Seattle-area Amazon employee charged with insider trading

40 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filed a lawsuit Monday against an Amazon finance manager accused of leaking confidential company information to family members...
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In the rough: Trump's golf clubs and resorts have lost $315M

3 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

President Trump's golf club and resort properties have long been in the financial rough. Since 2000, Trump has reported combined losses of more than $315 million at his golf...
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New York's law firm leasing volume down by 45%: report

3 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

New York City typically leads the nation in leasing demand from law firms, but as with many other things, the pandemic has upended that. Leasing volume from law firms dropped...
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Former Amazon manager and her family charged with insider trading

4 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

A senior manager in Amazon's tax department ran an insider trading scheme in which she, along with her husband and father-in-law, made $1.4 million buying and selling stocks...
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Don't Deduct That Haircut Just Yet: Tax Court Has Rejected Such Claims

Don't Deduct That Haircut Just Yet: Tax Court Has Rejected Such Claims

4 hours ago   |   NPR

The U.S. Tax Court has repeatedly said that even for a public personality, the costs of maintaining an appealing appearance are not deductible. (Image credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP...
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Trump's TikTok restrictions ‘likely exceed' his legal authority, federal judge says

Trump's TikTok restrictions ‘likely exceed' his legal authority, federal judge says

5 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The Trump administration “likely” exceeded its legal authority with its order to ban TikTok downloads in the U.S. and impose other restrictions on the video-sharing platform, a...
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The U.S. May Have Lost 2 Million ‘Years Of Life' From Early Deaths Due To Coronavirus

6 hours ago   |   Forbes

Victims had another 10 years to live, on average, a study found.
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FBI Warns Cyber Criminals, Foreign Actors Spreading ‘False Claims' About U.S. Voting To Undermine 2020 Election

6 hours ago   |   Forbes

This PSA comes amid efforts by President Trump to sow distrust in mail-in voting and, subsequently, the election's outcome.
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US judge dismisses New Mexico privacy claims against Google

7 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

A U.S. district judge has dismissed New Mexico's privacy claims against Google over privacy concerns, but New Mexico's top prosecutor vowed Monday to continue the legal fight...
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Prime members can support small businesses that sell on Amazon and earn a...

Prime members can support small businesses that sell on Amazon and earn a $10 credit to use on Prime Day - here's how the offer works

Summary List Placement Prep for Amazon Prime Day 2020 this October by supporting small, US-based businesses. Spend $10 at one of these businesses to earn a $10 credit to spend... Read more ...

House Democrats roll out new $2.2 trillion stimulus plan that includes $600...

House Democrats roll out new $2.2 trillion stimulus plan that includes $600 federal unemployment benefits and a 2nd round of $1,200 direct payments

Summary List Placement House Democrats unveiled late on Monday a new $2.2 trillion stimulus plan which includes reviving $600 federal unemployment benefits and a second round... Read more ...

Any rich person could pay off Donald Trump

Any rich person could pay off Donald Trump

Summary List Placement On Sunday night the New York Times published its first findings from a dive into more than two decades of President Trump's tax returns. They found that... Read more ...

The SEC charged a former Amazon manager and her family with illegally making...

The SEC charged a former Amazon manager and her family with illegally making $1.4 million from insider trading

Summary List Placement The Securities and Exchange Commission charged a former Amazon employee and two of her family members with insider trading on Monday. Laksha Bohra and... Read more ...

The best American Express cards of October 2020 - from the Amex Platinum to...

The best American Express cards of October 2020 - from the Amex Platinum to options for cash back

Summary List Placement The best American Express cards: Best Amex card for lounge access, elite status, and more travel perks: Platinum Card® from American Express Best Amex... Read more ...

Trump's TikTok restrictions ‘likely exceed' his legal authority, federal...

Trump's TikTok restrictions ‘likely exceed' his legal authority, federal judge says

The Trump administration “likely” exceeded its legal authority with its order to ban TikTok downloads in the U.S. and impose other restrictions on the video-sharing platform, a... Read more ...

Trump criticised Obama for only paying 20.5% tax in 2012 - a new NYT report...

Trump criticised Obama for only paying 20.5% tax in 2012 - a new NYT report shows Trump paid no income tax that year

Summary List Placement A tweet from 2012 in which President Donald Trump attacked Barack Obama for paying 20.5% income tax is getting renewed attention in light of a New York... Read more ...

Here's exactly where to look on your 1040 tax return to see how much more...

Here's exactly where to look on your 1040 tax return to see how much more you paid in taxes than Trump did

Summary List Placement An investigation by The New York Times revealed that President Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017. His $750 payments are less... Read more ...

Aldi's $15.9 billion of annual sales in the UK and Ireland prove that its...

Aldi's $15.9 billion of annual sales in the UK and Ireland prove that its market share is growing - and the US is next in its sights

Summary List Placement Discount grocery chain Aldi will create 4,000 new jobs in the UK and Ireland in 2021 as part of a two-year, £1.3 billion investment plan, it said in an... Read more ...

Trump earned $73 million in revenue from foreign business deals during his...

Trump earned $73 million in revenue from foreign business deals during his first two years in office, according to a review of the president's tax returns

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump earned $73 million in revenue from the Trump Organization's interests in foreign countries during the first two years of his... Read more ...