Joshua Gadue

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Trump's base lost the battle for Trump's economy — and it was barely even close

It's time to call a winner in the battle for control of President Donald Trump's economic agenda. When it comes to Trumponomics — an amalgamation of supply-side budgeting and anti-globalization — the populists have lost, and Wall Street has won.<p>What's more, it wasn't even close. The populists were …

Donald Trump

This Is How China Is Helping Keep North Korea Alive

Chinese food exports to North Korea - both staples and snacks - have increased massively over the past year, hinting at the isolated regime's growing …

North Korea

Britain Aggressively Courts $2 Trillion Saudi Aramco Listing

LONDON — London and New York have been battling for months over what could be the biggest public offering in history, Saudi Arabia’s state energy company Saudi Aramco.<p>Britain looks to be working hard to land it, with regulators unveiling proposals on Thursday that aim to make it easier for …

Oil

As public markets test new highs, Dropbox said to commence IPO prep

Alex Wilhelm Contributor<p>Alex Wilhelm is the editor-in-chief of Crunchbase News and co-host of Equity, TechCrunch's venture capital-focused podcast.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Live from Disrupt SF: Equity talks Slack, Lyft and flying cars<br>• Understanding Roku’s IPO and its growing platform …

Venture Capital

FINALLY. CNN Retracts and Apologizes for a 'Fake News' Trump-Russia Story

Yeserday, CNN posted what was purported to be a blockbuster revelation that the Senate Intelligence Committee was investigating a Trump adviser, …

Most millennials are hoping to retire early, but only a fraction are doing what it takes

According to a poll from our partner, MSN, 67% of American millennials (aged 18 to 29) want to quit the working world at or before age 65. The current full retirement age, meaning the age at which Social Security benefits fully kick in, is 67 for those born in 1960 or later.<p>MSN polls its readers, …

Retirement

Billionaire Rolls Out Ginormous Rocket-Launching Airplane

The colossal Stratolaunch carrier plane rolled out of its hangar at the Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, California, Wednesday to undergo fueling tests. It's the first public look at the full craft —which is designed to launch rockets into orbit from the sky — since construction began.<p>"We're …

Space Travel

Some cities, states help minorities enter marijuana industry

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andre Shavers was sentenced to five years on felony probation after authorities burst into the house where he was living in one of Oakland's most heavily policed neighborhoods and found a quarter ounce of marijuana.<p>After the 2007 raid, Shavers couldn't leave the state without …

Cannabis

Airbnb might go public if Spotify has a successful listing

Airbnb is apparently keeping a close eye on Spotify's rumoured listing.<p>Specifically, Airbnb might want to mimic Spotify's unconventional route to going public, according to The Wall Street Journal.<p>Here's what the report says:<p>"Airbnb Inc. is among the companies said to be watching Spotify's debut to …

NYSE

Spotify could affect Uber's IPO plans

Uber may closely watch Spotify's plan to go public via a direct listing rather than a traditional IPO, based on comments made last summer by Uber CEO …

Emil Michael

NASA’s insane plan to ‘touch the sun’ is actually happening

NASA has a whole bunch of fancy hardware checking out several of the planets in our solar system, including Jupiter, Mars, and Saturn, but …

Should You Invest in an Interval Fund?

It seems like every year some new and complicated type of investment appears to tempt investors. Interval funds came on the scene a few years ago, and they boast the likelihood of comparatively high returns -- yet they also come with some significant drawbacks that may cancel out the benefits.<p>An …

Venus has very few volcanoes – weirdly, this might be why it's as hot as hell

In the quest to discover habitable planets, scientists look for qualities similar to those of Earth. We do this because Earth sustains life, of …

Ultra-tough antibiotic to fight superbugs

<b>US scientists have re-engineered a vital antibiotic in a bid to wipe out one of the world's most threatening superbugs.</b><p>Their new version of vancomycin is designed to be ultra-tough and appears to be a thousand times more potent than the old drug, PNAS journal reports.<p>It fights bacteria in three …

Medicine

NASA's Juno Reported Back, and Things Are Getting Weird

Juno’s Revelations<p>NASA’s Juno spacecraft has just revealed a wealth of new information about our Solar System’s biggest resident, Jupiter, and it’s …

Astronomy

The Oil Play That Could Flood the Natural-Gas Market

Gas output from the Permian basin is likely to surge by 2020, rivaling production from Appalachian Marcellus<p>The oil-rich Permian Basin is emerging as a major source of new natural gas, a development that could deepen an existing glut and pressure gas prices for years.<p>The West Texas region has …

Oil & Gas Industry