Robert Mueller Sends a Message: He’s Deadly Serious – The New Yorker

On Friday night, CNN reported that a grand jury in Washington, D.C., has approved the first charges arising from the special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible collusion between Donald Trump’s Presidential campaign and the Russian government. Citing “sources briefed on the matter,” the network said that a judge had ordered the charges kept under […]

Larry Kudlow: President Trump needs a stable dollar along with tax cuts to maximize growth – CNBC

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US Economy Grew at 3% Rate in 3rd Quarter, Despite Storms – New York Times

“There are no real headwinds to growth for the first time since the expansion began,” said Mark Zandi, the chief economist of Moody’s Analytics. “We are at full employment and we are in full swing, let the good times roll.” Advertisement Continue reading the main story Some Republicans are already pointing to the recent expansion […]

Instead of Cutting Corporate Taxes, Solve Actual Problems – Bloomberg

Instead of Cutting Corporate Taxes, Solve Actual Problems – Bloomberg

Republicans in Washington are trying to cut taxes because they’re stuck in the 1980s. Maybe it’s good politics, but it’s bad policy. Far better to ask what challenges the economy is confronting right now, and what steps would address them. Here’s a hint: Corporations’ biggest hurdle is not their tax bill, but a labor shortage. […]

Bill O’Reilly dropped by literary agency – SFGate

Bill O’Reilly dropped by literary agency – SFGate

Caption Close NEW YORK (AP) — Bill O’Reilly has been dropped by his literary agency. “We no longer represent Bill O’Reilly for future deals,” William Morris Entertainment announced Thursday. “It is our fiduciary responsibility to service the existing deals we have under contract, but we will not be working with him moving forward.” O’Reilly spokesman […]

Wall Street wins big on arbitration, and consumers are mad – CBS News

Wall Street wins big on arbitration, and consumers are mad – CBS News

The banking industry and consumer advocates are unlikely to ever see eye-to-eye on mandatory arbitration clauses, but there’s now one certainty about them: their demise was greatly exaggerated.  Wall Street scored a major victory when Vice President Pence cast a tie-breaking vote in the Senate on Tuesday night to block new rules that would have […]

McDonald’s Rolls Out Successor to Dollar Menu – Bloomberg

McDonald’s Corp. is preparing to up the ante in the fast-food price wars. The world’s largest restaurant chain, facing heavy competition in the U.S., will launch a new value-priced menu nationally next year. The lineup will offer items for $1, $2 and $3, the company said on Tuesday. The rollout will provide a long-awaited replacement […]