As many people have pointed out, President-elect Donald Trump has a problem: It’s called Article 1, Section 9, Clause 8 of the United States Constitution, better known as the “Emoluments Clause.”.. Huffington Post
President-elect Donald Trump built much of his campaign on his business success. But now that he has won the White House, he says he will step down from running his empire, as business dealings could.. Source: Veuer -
In a "mass layoff" event reported late last week by the Department of Labor, the Clinton Foundation announced it would lay off some 22 employees at the Clinton Global Initiative, which attained.. Zero Hedge
SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean special prosecutor’s office will question Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee as a suspect in a widening influence-peddling scandal that may force President Park Geun-hye.. Huffington Post
Trump ran on the promise to 'lock her up,' regarding Hillary's activities with her insecure email server and subsequent activities in destroying evidence that might've paved the way for her landing on.. Zero Hedge
LONDON ― A groundbreaking pilot project launched this week in Finland. The government is going to give a randomly selected group of 2,000 unemployed citizens a monthly income of $587 with no strings.. Huffington Post
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It is with grave concern that we hear rumors of pending changes to U.S. policy on Sudan that would relax or lift U.S. sanctions in a way that would benefit Sudan's President.. Huffington Post
It appears the so-called 'Twitter-spanking' approach of president-elect Trump is working. First Carrier, then Ford, and now, following his earlier jab at Lockheed's F-35 costs by asking Boeing to.. Zero Hedge
A former head of the NY State Pension Fund's Common Retirement Fund has been charged with securities fraud, wire fraud and obstruction of justice for allegedly accepting numerous bribes—ranging from.. Gothamist
Charges were made today against a former New York City fund manager for allegedly using billions of dollars in pension savings for "corrupt, personal enrichment.” According to an indictment document,.. bizjournals
In a frantic bit of cleanup on Tuesday, Donald Trump’s transition team downplayed what appeared to be a pay-for-play scheme surrounding the upcoming inauguration.
A spokesperson for the.. Huffington Post
Have you ever talked dirty to someone who reacted to you the way the actress (Liv Ullmann) did to the nurse (Bibi Andersson) at the beginning of Bergman's Persona? If you remember the actress refuses.. Huffington Post
The end is in sight for North Carolina's so-called "bathroom bill," which banned transgender people from using the restroom of their choice. But the expected repeal comes with a catch.
A deal.. Mashable
Aside from Hillary Clinton of course, the single biggest loser from the November 8 presidential election in terms of net sunk costs, was Saudi Arabia: having "donated" tens of millions to the Clinton.. Zero Hedge
One weakness of the standard mortgage in the US, discussed last week, is the extreme rigidity of the payment obligation, which makes it very difficult to manage the repayment process efficiently. In.. Huffington Post
Many are seeing Trump as a turncoat for selecting GS guys and other established industry insiders for his cabinet.
The Shop's take is that as the consummate deal-maker, TRUMP is giving these.. Zero Hedge
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A $25,000 check from the Donald J. Trump Foundation to a political committee supporting Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, in violation of the law against charities.. The American Prospect
Nine months ago the video of a plant-full of American workers getting the news that they were 'fired' due to Carrier International moving its air-conditioning plant from Indiana to Mexico went viral.. Zero Hedge
WASHINGTON ― After Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign, his foundation received a generous donation from a Ukrainian oligarch whose donations to the Clinton Foundation sparked.. Huffington Post