Slideshow 8 banks entangled in Trump-related probes
American Banker, 20 August at 05:02
In the 1976 film "All The President's Men," the shadowy character played by Hal Holbrook famously asserted that the key to unraveling the Watergate scandal that was enveloping Richard Nixon's presidency was to “follow the money.” Forty-four years later
Tesla Slashes Spending, and May Add to Its Troubles
New York Times, 20 August at 03:45
As questions swirl about whether Tesla will go private — and the well-being of its chief executive, Elon Musk — one crucial factor looms large over the fate of the electric car company: Tesla's own financial health. The company has undertaken drastic ...
Tesla's new Roadster will appear on 'Jay Leno's Garage' August 23rd
Engadget, 20 August at 03:00
Tesla's new Roadster has been virtually impossible to see outside of its original launch event unless you've been fortunate enough to spot a prototype in the wild. You're about to get a better peek, though. CNBC is teasing a close look at the electric
A new James Bond Aston Martin for $3.5 million - rotating license plate included
CNNMoney, 20 August at 02:38
Soon, you'll be able to buy your very own silver 1964 Aston Martin DB5 just like the one Sean Connery, as James Bond, first drove in the 1964 movie "Goldfinger." The rotating license plates and other gadgets will be included and it will come from the
Feds investigating Michael Cohen for bank, tax fraud: report
MarketWatch, 20 August at 02:36
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, is under investigation for bank and tax fraud, the New York Times reported Sunday, and charges may be filed by the end of the month. The Times said federal authorities are centering on ...
Trade war puts new strains on America Inc's factories in China
Reuters, 20 August at 02:13
SHENZHEN, China/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Larry Sloven arrived in southern China three decades ago, just as the region was taking off as the low-cost manufacturing center of the world. Since then, he has exported millions of dollars of goods, ranging from ...
Dorsey says Twitter isn't the arbiter of truth, doesn't ban users for their views
MarketWatch, 20 August at 02:12
Twiter Inc. is working to clean up its sometimes toxic atmosphere, Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said Sunday, although he did not commit to a timetable or specific policy changes. Speaking to CNN's Brian Stelter in an interview that aired Sunday, Dorsey
Here Comes a Tesla Roadster and a New Stock Market Record: Week Ahead
TheStreet.com, 20 August at 02:06
The bull market will hit a major milestone in the week ahead. Aug. 22, 2018 will make the post Great Recession bull market the longest in history. Cheers to wealthy investors for riding the wave. Save the Date. August 22, 2018. Longest bull market in
Cohen, Trump's Ex-Lawyer, Investigated for Bank Fraud in Excess of $20 Million
New York Times, 20 August at 01:55
Federal authorities investigating whether President Trump's former personal lawyer and fixer, Michael D. Cohen, committed bank and tax fraud have zeroed in on well over $20 million in loans obtained by taxi businesses that he and his family own
Is the Airbus 380 the future of air travel or a relic of the past?
Washington Post, 20 August at 01:48
It was designed to become the grande dame of aviation, an enormous modern plane that could seat 544 passengers — 853 if you squeezed people in — on two decks, replacing the venerable Boeing 747 with a new standard of luxury in flight. Just 11 years ...
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