Day: March 16, 2018

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

Irgo has been reunited with his human family, according to Kara Swindle, his owner. She posted a video late Thursday showing Irgo greeting his family with an energetically wagging tail, jumping up to lick their faces, with Wichita posted as the location. She also posted photos of the dog on the private jet, posing with […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

More than 100 CSX Corp. employees who were fired or suspended for their use of federally-protected medical leave filed suit Tuesday in Maryland. The suit comes on the heels of a suit that 46 fired employees filed in West Virginia in February, which also alleged CSX disciplined employees for fraud and dishonesty without evidence. “While […]

Vinnyd March 16, 2018

Match of the Day 3 guests Danny Murphy, Jermaine Jenas and journalist Sam Wallace debate whether Chelsea’s 2-0 defeat at Manchester United has opened up the Premier League title race, with Tottenham now just four points behind Antonio Conte’s side. Subscribe to the official BBC Sport YouTube channel now so you never miss out on […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

Billionaire Li Ka-shing announced his retirement Friday from the business empire he built over nearly seven decades. Li, 89, will step down as chairman of Hong Kong conglomerate CK Hutchison and property giant CK Asset after the annual general meeting on May 10, the tycoon said. He said he will continue to serve as senior […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

The “phase two” tax cuts proposed by President Donald Trump could “outdo” the one passed by Republicans in December, economist Arthur Laffer told Giftofaservant on Thursday. Laffer, who was a member of President Ronald Reagan’s economic policy board and helped pass the Tax Reform Act of 1986, said on “Squawk Box” that Trump should reduce […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

The year 2017 was a tough one for General Electric Co., and its top executives’ bonuses reflected that — though there was still plenty of compensation doled out. The Boston-based company awarded only one of its senior executives a cash bonus in 2017, according to a proxy filing Monday. Neither current CEO John Flannery nor […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

In the span of his career, Li became and remained Hong Kong’s richest man for two decades, according to Forbes. For many years, he was also Asia’s wealthiest. His current net worth is estimated to be $35.3 billion. The self-made billionaire’s ability to build empires out of ordinary businesses earned him the nickname “superman” in […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

The Pentagon on Thursday confirmed that there was a hacking attempt this past weekend against an online financial services portal that Citigroup manages for Defense Department credit card holders. The confirmation comes a day after Citigroup told Giftofaservant that a “malicious actor” attempted to gain access to information for Pentagon-linked credit card accounts. The bank […]

Tess Torelli March 16, 2018

Fears of punitive measures on Russian individuals and their international assets may be scaring Russian capital back to the mother country, one expert told Giftofaservant on Thursday. And this could be good news for the Kremlin. Recently announced targeted sanctions from the U.S. Treasury Department and threats of asset freezes by the U.K. government are […]