Tune in tonight at 8 p.m. EST on YouTube, Facebook Watch, or your local PBS station for the debut of OZY’s innovative and compelling town hall series, Take On America, where we tackle the nation’s toughest issues. This week we bring together 100 Black men in Baltimore, plus special guests. This is a homecoming for […]
Facebook/The North Face America’s biggest apparel and footwear retailers rake in a massive amount of revenue each year. Companies such as Nike and TJ Maxx are dominating the US retail landscape. This list of the top retailers by annual sales is collated using data from Forbes’ recent Global 2000 list of the world’s largest public companies. It’s […]
What will happen when its growth slows?
IT HAS been a nervy few days for financial markets. A sell-off in bond markets, prompted by monetary tightening in America, this week infected global stockmarkets, too. The S&P 500 share-price index fell by over 3% on October 10th, its worst day in eight months. Markets in Shanghai hit their lowest level for nearly four […]
Volkswagen’s court-mandated subsidiary, Electrify America, has announced its second investment of $ 200 million into the nation’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure, and not a moment too soon. Plug-in car sales in the United States have already surpassed last year’s record of nearly 200,000 deliveries, thanks to Tesla’s rollout of the Model 3, and we’ve still got […]
Earlier this week Evans tweeted to fans announcing his retirement as Captain America. The 37-year-old star has played Steve Rogers across three Captain America movies and four Avengers outing, not to mention cameoing in others. Now as Marvel‘s Avengers 4 reshoots begin to wrap, the actor is finally done and co-star Downey Jr has responded. […]
Tesla CEO Elon Musk loves railing against shortsellers to the same degree that normal, regular people enjoy eating and breathing. As his company’s stock continues a downward slide initiated and perpetuated by Musk’s completely avoidable antics, the CEO decided that mocking a securities regulator and endangering a settlement reached on Saturday was a good and […]
What does that mean for Donald Trump’s other trade targets?
Now for the next battle
“IT’S a horrible deal. It was a Hillary Clinton disaster, a deal that should’ve never been made,” said America’s president in April 2017. Donald Trump was threatening to scrap his country’s free-trade agreement with South Korea, known as KORUS, claiming that it had left America “destroyed”. On September 24th, after he and Moon Jae-in, his […]