NRF: Consumption tax system would cause retail spending, jobs to fall

NRF: Consumption tax system would cause retail spending, jobs to fall

At the hearing, Zachary Mottl, chief alignment officer at Atlas Tool Works, based in Lyons, Ill., said, "The manufacturers I represent are so pleased that this committee has placed border adjustability at the center of its tax reform efforts so we can neutralize the border tax problems imposed on us by other countries and reclaim our competitive edge in global trade"., inc. (CRM) Insider Sells $868000.00 in Stock

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . Salesforce (CRM) beat across the board in its first quarter earnings reported after the close on Thursday, causing shares to rise 1.7% to $89.29 on Friday morning.

Trump's first foreign trip has high stakes at each stop

President Donald Trump accompanied by Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, May, 18th, 2017, in Washington . Given Trump's shifting positions, Europe watchers say, leaders of countries in the alliance are concerned he could shift his position again in a way that is at cross purposes with their interests.

Deputy AG to brief Senate on Mueller nod; Trump unhappy with move

Robert Mueller, who was named Wednesday as special counsel in the probe, has worked since 2014 at the law firm Wilmer Hale - which represents Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, as well as former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, reported Politico .

Severe Storms Including Tornadoes Possible Thursday

Severe Storms Including Tornadoes Possible Thursday

But Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known dead from the twister. The BGCO DR's Mobile Command Center will be stationed at First Baptist Church in Elk City, where all Baptist volunteer efforts will be coordinated.

United States stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil down

Revenue fell 1.1 percent to $16.02 billion, but still beat analyst projections of $15.62 billion. This year, New York-based market researcher eMarketer predicts that ecommerce will represent 9.2 percent of total retail sales in the United States, which the company expects to reach $5 trillion, a 3.5 percent increase over 2016, and that US mobile retail sales will come to $157.14 billion in 2017, up 35.5 percent over last year and accounting for 34 percent of USA ecommerce sales and 3.1 ...