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Would You Let Trump Run Your Company?

In Washington, people struggling to come to terms with figures from the corporate world, luring Rex Tillerson from Exxon Mobil Corp. to run the State Department and a string of Wall Streeters. The stock market initially boomed. Trump’s message to business has been simple: Finally you have an executive in

Syrian refugees not welcome here, governors of 21 states say

(CNN)The governors of at least 21 states have announced they will not accept Syrian refugees. The states range from Alabama and Georgia, to Texas and Arizona, to Michigan and Illinois, to Maine and New Hampshire. The announcements, coming overwhelmingly by Republican leaders, came after authorities revealed that at

Scaramucci Seeks Federal Tax Break on SkyBridge Sale

Anthony Scaramucci wants to put off a tax bill that could reach millions of dollars on the pending sale of his stake in agreement to sell the fund-of-hedge-funds firm in January, when he first announced he’d be joining President gathering of hedge fund professionals in Las Vegas that Scaramucci founded.‘Mega-Opportunity

After Paris attacks, Syrian refugees shunned over terror fears

(CNN)Along with hundreds killed and wounded, the Paris attacks have had a multitude of indirect victims -- Syrian refugees seeking safety from war. They are now being shunned stronger than before over fears that terrorists could be mixed in with them.On Sunday, authorities revealed that at least one of

More than half the nation’s governors say Syrian refugees not welcome

(CNN)More than half the nation's governors say they oppose letting Syrian refugees into their states, although the final say on this contentious immigration issue will fall to the federal government. States protesting the admission of refugees range from Alabama and Georgia, to Texas and Arizona, to Michigan and Illinois,

At least a dozen states say they won’t admit Syrian refugees

(CNN)The governors of at least a dozen states have announced they will not accept Syrian refugees. They include Alabama, Arkansas, Michigan, Texas and Massachusetts among others. The announcements, coming overwhelmingly by Republican leaders, came after authorities revealed that at least one of the suspects believed to be involved in

Solar Power Will Kill Coal Faster Than You Think

Solar power, once so costly it only made economic sense in spaceships, is becoming cheap enough that it will push coal and even natural-gas plants out of business faster than previously forecast. That’s the conclusion of a Bloomberg New Energy Finance outlook for how fuel and electricity markets will evolve by 2040. The

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