Experts say Twitter breach troubling and undermines trust

World Jul 17, 2020

Experts say Twitter breach troubling and undermines trust

A breach in Twitter’s security that allowed hackers to break into the accounts of leaders and technology moguls is one of the worst attacks in recent years and may shake trust in a platform politicians and CEOs use to communicate with the public, experts ...

Obama bursts back on the scene with endorsement of Joe Biden

World / Politics Apr 15, 2020

Obama bursts back on the scene with endorsement of Joe Biden

Barack Obama roared back into presidential politics by endorsing Joe Biden on Tuesday as Democrats work to unify ahead of a nasty general election campaign against President Donald Trump made trickier by the coronavirus pandemic and a worsening economy. The party’s most popular leader, outshone ...

Business / Economy Feb 21, 2020

White House trumpets economic success compared to Obama

With the U.S. presidential campaign heating up, the White House continues to look backward, comparing President Donald Trump's economic record to his predecessor, Barack Obama. The Trump administration released the Economic Report of the President on Thursday, which in nearly every metric claims a vast ...

'Obamacare' ruling likely to haunt Trump in 2020

World / Politics Dec 20, 2019

'Obamacare' ruling likely to haunt Trump in 2020

While the eyes of America were on the House vote to impeach President Donald Trump, a court ruling to leave the fate of the Affordable Care Act, also known as "Obamacare," up in the air may be a bigger risk to his 2020 re-election ...

Former Fed chief Paul Volcker, inflation slayer, dies at 92

Business Dec 10, 2019

Former Fed chief Paul Volcker, inflation slayer, dies at 92

Paul Volcker, the towering former Federal Reserve chairman who tamed U.S. inflation in the 1980s and decades later inspired tough Wall Street reforms in the wake of the global financial crisis, died Monday at the age of 92, according to his daughter, Janice Zima. Volcker, ...