UN-friendly meeting? What to expect from Trump’s 2018 United Nations speech (VIDEO)

Looking ahead to this week’s UN General Assembly, Trump said “a lot of good things” can occur there. Can they? Well, you may not be so sure if you look at what’s happened since his bellicose UN address last year. “We’re going to make a speech, have many meetings, a lot of good things can […]

These 14 states could see ‘extremely significant damage’ from Trump’s trade wars

Getty Images/Pool President Donald Trump announced tariffs on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese imports Monday, prompting Beijing to impose retaliatory taxes on $ 60 billion worth of American imports. The two countries had already placed tariffs on $ 50 billion worth of each other’s products.  The move was part of a broader effort by […]

‘We’ll overthrow them!’ Trump’s lawyer stirs up ‘Iran Uprising Summit’ after deadly terrorist attack

The US will overthrow the Iranian government once socio-economic conditions there, shaped by sanctions, are ripe for a revolution, presidential lawyer Rudy Giuliani told a cheering crowd on the day of the deadly attack in Ahvaz. “I don’t know when we’re going to overthrow them. It could be in a few days, months, a couple […]

‘That was collusion in action’: Beto O’Rourke calls up Trump’s Russia summit to rebuke Ted Cruz for cozying up to the president

NBC News Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke of Texas took aim at his Republican rival, Sen. Ted Cruz, and his ties to President Donald Trump. During their first debate amid a closely watched midterm election in Texas, O’Rourke contrasted Cruz’s recent conciliatory statements about Trump, with the harsh criticism he had for him when they were […]

Google employees considered manipulating search results to help protest Trump’s travel ban (GOOG, GOOGL)

Greg Sandoval/Sundar Pichai In early 2017, an undisclosed number of Google employees discussed via internal messages ways that they could manipulate search results in protest of President Trump’s travel ban, reports the Wall Street Journal. They suggested surfacing links to pro-immigration organizations and ways to contact government agencies when you searched for terms like “Islam” […]

Jack Ma said Trump’s trade war with China will wreck Alibaba’s plans to add 1 million US jobs (BABA)

Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said that the US-China trade war will wreck the company’s pledge to help create 1 million US jobs. The comment, made in an interview with Chinese media outlet Xinhua, comes two days after Trump announced a fresh set of tariffs on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Ma also said […]

Trump’s expected $200 billion shot at China makes European stocks wobble, Asian stocks fall

REUTERS/Fred Dufour/Pool; Alex Wong/Getty Images European share markets followed Asian counterparts lower on Monday as investors took fright at news Washington was set to announce a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods. President Donald Trump’s expected announcement of new tariffs on $ 200 billion in Chinese goods drew an immediate threat of reprisals from […]