Tag: Conservative

Here Comes Facebooks Annual Apps Fest. Theres Just One Problem

87 million people with Cambridge Analytica, a conservative political consulting company. Facebook said it would quickly address the problem—though it can’t retrieve the data that was leaked—while admitting there could be many similarly sized data security problems involving other developers it doesn’t yet know about. When Facebook opened up its platform to third-party developers in 2007, …

White House Deterring Republicans From Defending Pruitt, Sources Say

Republicans who fawned over EPA boss now sharpening criticism Four Republicans and 170 Democrats said Pruitt should quit Donald Trump’s cabinet who has been heralded for dismantling Obama-era regulations. Republicans are now sharpening their criticisms about Pruitt amid a revelation that he Capitol Hill. Pruitt’s performance in front of two congressional committees this week could be …

Brazil Cheers IMF’s Revised Forecast

IMF increases its forecast for Brazil to 2.3% in 2018 Brazilian economists have been cutting their growth forecasts International Monetary Fund, while downplaying the fact its estimate remains lower than others. “I don’t know if you saw, but Brazil was one of the countries for which the IMF most intensely changed its growth forecast,” central bank …

Wells Fargo Fine Puts Fresh Focus on Power of Trump Tweets

President threatened risk of ‘substantially’ increased penalty Regulators he appointed came through with $1 billion sanction Read More: Wells Fargo’s $1 Billion Pact Gives U.S. Power to Fire Managers Frustration with Wells Fargo is bipartisan, as demonstrated by Trump’s December tweet. The president foreshadowed that fines and penalties against the bank could be “substantially increased.” Trump …

Pebble Grain Shoes Are Your Latest Subtle Power Move

$905) and black band brogues (Source: Gucci “It boils down to their versatility,” says Jim Parker, store manager and buyer at in-house label this fall, to sit alongside other brands they stock, such as those from the hand-crafted cobblers at Leffot, started to noticed an uptick in interest in the style around two years ago and pegs it to …

Britons Back Holding a Vote on May’s Brexit Deal

A majority of Britons support holding a vote on the final Brexit deal secured by Prime Minister Theresa May, according to a YouGov poll conducted for the pro-remain group Best for Britain. Those saying the public should have the final say on whether to accept the Brexit deal or remain in the European Union exceeded opponents …

People Are Ready to Buy Some Guns in the Worlds Murder Capital

In the world’s most murderous country, gun control is starting to lose its appeal. Desperate Brazilians are wondering whether they’d be better off armed, given that around 60,000 of their compatriots are killed each year. Polls show support for gun ownership gaining ground. In an election year, politicians are paying attention. One of the candidates leading …

Trump Moves Stormy Daniels ‘Hush Money’ Suit to Federal Court

Entity set up by president’s personal lawyer transferred case Porn star liable for $1 million per breach of hush agreement lawsuit, filed by Daniels last week in California state court against Trump, to federal court, saying that neither Daniels, Trump nor the LLC are California residents and the amount of damages exceeds the $75,000 minimum for …
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