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Tax Bill Takes Extra Bite of Apple and Other Global Companies

Tax Bill Takes Extra Bite of Apple and Other Global Companies

U.S. multinationals including Apple and General Electric are suddenly looking at as many as three new taxes -- estimated to raise $454.1 billion over a decade -- under the House tax bill released
Under Powell, Wall Street Expects Steady Wins on Regulation

Under Powell, Wall Street Expects Steady Wins on Regulation

In Jerome Powell, banks won’t get a Federal Reserve chairman who is hell-bent on ripping up financial rules. But in some ways, that’s better for Wall Street.
Turkey-EU Economic Summit Will Show Ties Recovering, Simsek Says

Turkey-EU Economic Summit Will Show Ties Recovering, Simsek Says

Turkey’s relationship with the European Union is in recovery and top economic policy makers are planning to meet at a summit in Brussels next month, Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek said.
Bergdahl Spared From Prison; Trump Calls Sentence 'Disgrace'

Bergdahl Spared From Prison; Trump Calls Sentence 'Disgrace'

Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier who walked off his post in Afghanistan and triggered a search that left several comrades severely wounded, will serve no prison time, a military judge ruled Friday at the
Steph Curry Says He’s Puzzled Over Mention in GOP Tax Proposal

Steph Curry Says He’s Puzzled Over Mention in GOP Tax Proposal

Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry doesn't know how he became the only person named in the 429-page tax plan unveiled Thursday by House Republicans.
Portugal Is Facing Two Different Realities

Portugal Is Facing Two Different Realities

Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa is leading a country facing two very different realities.
Congo's Gecamines Accounts Missing $750 Million, Group Says

Congo's Gecamines Accounts Missing $750 Million, Group Says

Almost $750 million paid by international mining companies to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s state-owned miner over a three-year period are missing from the company’s accounts, the Carter Center
Ivanka Trump Touts Womenomics During Japan Trip

Ivanka Trump Touts Womenomics During Japan Trip

Ivanka Trump lauded the Japanese government’s efforts to increase female workforce participation during a speech in Tokyo on Friday, giving a high-profile boost to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s
U.S. Supersonic Bombers Conduct Exercise Over Korean Peninsula

U.S. Supersonic Bombers Conduct Exercise Over Korean Peninsula

Two U.S. supersonic bombers flew over the Korean Peninsula for bombing exercises that are also a show of force against North Korea ahead of President Donald Trump's first official visit to Asia.
These Are the Biggest Overseas Cash Hoards Congress Wants to Tax

These Are the Biggest Overseas Cash Hoards Congress Wants to Tax

Several of the biggest U.S. companies—including Apple and Procter & Gamble—would no longer be able to escape taxes on the trillions in overseas profits they’ve accumulated, under a tax bill
Civil War Leaves South Sudanese Officials Hustling for Food

Civil War Leaves South Sudanese Officials Hustling for Food

They’re high-level civil servants charged with helping South Sudan rebuild institutions and an economy shattered by a four-year civil war. First, though, they need to feed their families in a city
Twitter Blames Deactivated Trump Account on Exiting Employee

Twitter Blames Deactivated Trump Account on Exiting Employee

The fact that U.S. President Donald Trump’s Twitter account was deactivated by a rogue employee has raised questions about how much access and control Twitter Inc.’s workforce has over an individual
Sen. Warren on GOP Tax Plan and Powell Nomination

Sen. Warren on GOP Tax Plan and Powell Nomination

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, discusses the GOP's tax overhaul plan and the nomination of Jerome Powell to lead the Federal Reserve. She speaks with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli.
House GOP Tax Bill Benefits Love and Marriage, Penalizes Divorce

House GOP Tax Bill Benefits Love and Marriage, Penalizes Divorce

The House Republican tax bill is making marriage a lot more attractive.
Legal Brawl Over 2016 Trump Campaign Rally Violence Escalates

Legal Brawl Over 2016 Trump Campaign Rally Violence Escalates

President Donald Trump will get a second chance to extinguish a lawsuit by protesters who want him to answer personally to their claim that he incited violence against them at a Kentucky rally when he
One Man Trump Won't Meet on Asia Trip Looms Largest

One Man Trump Won't Meet on Asia Trip Looms Largest

Donald Trump departed Washington on Friday for a 10-day tour of Asia, his first trip to the region as president, during which he’ll travel to five countries and attend several summits. One man he
Sen. Warren Says She Plans 'Hard Questions' for Powell

Sen. Warren Says She Plans 'Hard Questions' for Powell

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, comments on the nomination of Jerome Powell to lead the Federal Reserve. She speaks during an interview with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli. (Source:
Sen. Warren Says Tax Bill Is $2T Giveaway to Big Banks

Sen. Warren Says Tax Bill Is $2T Giveaway to Big Banks

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, comments on the GOP tax overhaul plan during an interview with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli. (Source: Bloomberg)
Trump Considered Keeping Yellen at Fed, Until Mnuchin Spoke Up

Trump Considered Keeping Yellen at Fed, Until Mnuchin Spoke Up

Jerome Powell wasn’t a lock to be President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Federal Reserve.
The Age of Easy Money Is Nearly Over

The Age of Easy Money Is Nearly Over

Central banks are finally ready to ease off the stimulus.