It’s not 1850 anymore. Here’s how a land purchase might work today. Joseph Blocher is law professor at Duke University School of Law. Mitu Gulati is a law professor at Duke University School of Law. Over
WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday lashed back at a new round of Chinese tariffs by heaping an additional 5% duty on some $550 billion in targeted Chinese goods in the
On Twitter and elsewhere President Trump has consistently pushed the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates to boost the economy. The president’s basic desire for a more growth-oriented Fed (an idea in
Amid signs that the economy is slowing, reputable polls show President Donald Trump’s approval rating sagging. Trump responded this week by repeatedly trumpeting a disreputable Zogby poll that pegs his
Washington (CNN) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been treated for pancreatic cancer in New York City, the Supreme Court announced Friday. "The tumor was treated definitively and there is no evidence
Washington (CNN) — The tide is starting to turn on one of President Donald Trump's favorite industries: Steel. In Michigan, US Steel is temporarily laying off about 200 workers at a plant just outside
NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles poured a fortune into right-wing causes, transforming the American political landscape and shaping U.S. policies
The "Koch brothers" became a household name thanks to the conservative legacy, network, and $100 billion company spearheaded by David and Charles Koch. Now Koch Industries has confirmed that 79-year-old
An anonymous book author has lit the online right on fire — including some in the president’s orbit. The most important political book of the past year just might be a grammatically challenged manifesto
Some reporters are complaining that President Trump’s recent "gaggles" on the White House lawn -- as Marine One’s helicopter rotors blare in the background -- make it more difficult for them to hold the
Teenage girls sculpt their appearance to garner 'likes' and approval, which, sadly, they rarely achieve A 2010 study showed that 15% of American girls now begin puberty by the time they are seven There’s
Former Senate Judiciary Committee counsel Gregg Nunziata says it is reckless to call the Electoral College system racist. Former Senate Judiciary Committee counsel Gregg Nunziata says it is reckless to
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump asked a federal appeals court on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) and Capital One Financial Corp (COF.N) from handing the financial
President Trump said U.S. companies were “hereby ordered” to start looking for alternatives to doing business in China after Beijing said it would impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S.
The challenge of Samuel and Louise Edelman to the State of New York is a protest against double taxation. I covered it here last month and even came up with a workaround for people in their situation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, the world's two largest economies (all times local): The Consumer Technology Association, a trade group that runs the