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Larry Kudlow to be Trump's new economic advisor

Larry Kudlow to be Trump's new economic advisor

Just as Cohn assisted the president on the implementation of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act , the National Economic Council director will work to advise Trump on further economic policy. "The challenge for Kudlow.is that the president is the 'franchise player, ' and at the end of the day he calls almost all the shots", explains Tom Block, a Washington policy analyst for Fundstrat Global Advisors, a Wall Street research firm.


Singapore world's priciest city again thanks to auto prices

Singapore world's priciest city again thanks to auto prices

Infamously, Hong Kong is the most unaffordable city in the world according to that index of housing misery, with a price-to-income ratio of 18.1. "Western European cities dominate the top of the ranking once more, which we have not observed in over a decade".


WH: Trump Cooperating With Mueller Probe Despite New Subpoena

WH: Trump Cooperating With Mueller Probe Despite New Subpoena

The order is the first known instance of the special counsel demanding records directly related to President Donald Trump's businesses, bringing the investigation closer to the president. The Wall Street Journal reported March 9 that the president's lawyers would make him available to Mueller if he agrees to end the Trump-related portions of his investigation by a certain date.



New Surveillance Video Shows School Resource Officer Outside During Parkland Shooting

According to the timestamp on the 27-minute-long surveillance video, the footage begins at 2:22 p.m. local time on February 14. The video, released Thursday by the Broward Sheriff's office, sheds more light on the actions of former deputy Scot Peterson , during the February 14 rampage in Parkland, Fla., that left 17 students and school staff dead, and another 17 people injured.


Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Position Lessened by Macquarie Group Ltd.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Position Lessened by Macquarie Group Ltd.

It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. Peconic Llc reported 30,000 shares. Orbimed Advisors Llc sold 49,600 shares as the company's stock declined 9.68% while stock markets rallied. Indus Capital Partners Llc, which manages about $7.51 billion and $988.47 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in China Rapid Fin Ltd by 134,450 shares to 176,580 shares, valued at $1.16 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.


Chicago withdraws from 2026 World Cup bid over lack of assurances

Chicago withdraws from 2026 World Cup bid over lack of assurances

Under the bid's previously announced structure, the United States will host 60 of the tournament's 80 games. Chicago also dropped out as a potential host city, citing similar cost concerns. Chicago was the site of the 1994 World Cup opener but declined to be part of the USA 2022 bid. "There are still some excellent cities left in America and in Mexico, they started with three and will be three through the entire bid process".