Day: January 5, 2018

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

A federal judge in Seattle on Saturday partially lifted a Trump administration ban on certain refugees after two groups argued that the policy prevented people from some mostly Muslim countries from reuniting with family living legally in the United States. U.S. District Judge James Robart heard arguments Thursday in lawsuits from the American Civil Liberties […]

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

The Weinstein Company is nearing a deal to sell the company for less than $500 million, sources have told Dow Jones. The company’s board of directors have come up with a list of six potential buyers, including a group led by businesswoman Maria Contreras-Sweet; production company Killer Content and Abigail Disney; Lions Gate Entertainment; and […]

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

According to Wolff’s reporting, Bannon said that a meeting between Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., and a Russian lawyer in 2016 was “treasonous” and “unpatriotic.” Sanders called the book “trash,” “fraudulent” and “tabloid gossip” and labeled Bannon an employee who “got fired” and Wolff “an author who no one has ever heard of before […]

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

With the U.S. Department of Commerce on the cusp of deciding whether to place tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, Giftofaservant’s Jim Cramer wanted investors to be prepared for the fallout. “We’re at a major crossroads when it comes to trade policy in this country, and I think you need to seriously consider the protectionist […]

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

By contrast, Facebook’s payment features haven’t really taken off. Through Facebook payments, users can link their Messenger account to a debit card, and pay friends with a quick message, or make an e-commerce purchase via Messenger and Marketplace on Facebook. Facebook has already signaled at past F8 developer conferences that it will expand its payments […]

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

After the Dow Jones industrial average hit 25,000 on Thursday, the so-called godfather of technical analysis, Ralph Acampora, told Giftofaservant he thinks the blue-chip index can soar another 3,000 points this year. His near-term target is 25,900, which he thinks will be hit “very easily,” and his secondary target for the year is 28,700. “I […]

Tess Torelli January 5, 2018

Getty Images President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House January 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. With the Dow breaking 25,000 for the first time, President Donald Trump is taking credit and hoping for more gains. “I guess our new number is 30,000,” Trump told reporters Thursday. “There […]