News Reality

Trump tax plan would aid Wall St. despite closing loophole

by www.reuters.com
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump reiterated his promise in Sunday's debate to kill the "carried interest" tax loophole that benefits hedge fund managers and others - but his tax plan offers other goodies for Wall Street, a nonpartisan tax research group said on Tuesday.
Read Full Article On www.reuters.com
Latest
In a letter to Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has expressed readiness of the Commission to examine the long-term needs of Bulgaria for effective gua
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said the Buildings & Factories Business of L&T Construction has bagged a major design and build order worth Rs 2,903 crore to re-develop Mumbaiís century-old BDD
The External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, today spoke to the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath, about the alleged attack on African students in Noida after a foreign student pleaded w
Struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada has died aged 87.
A new report from Samara Canada suggests Canadians feel better about the state of their democracy than they have in two years ó but they say there's
The White House cited the negative effect on jobs as its justification.
Thousands of meat sellers in UP shut shops for an indefinite period against Yogi Adityanath
This would be the first meeting of the full council after BJP's victory the Assembly polls
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations, a move meant to bolster domestic energy production bu
The tweets follow news of a probe into Russian election interference.
PM Modi to host dinner to discuss the strategy for the Presidential polls
The huge properties, vine yards, hotels, farm houses were bought by Chidambaram: Swamy
BJP juggernaut rolled on in UP and in the neighbouring state of Uttarakhand
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee asked the government ethics watchdog on Monday to review comments by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plugging "The Lego Batman
Rep. Devin Nunes called his actions "pretty common."
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened on Monday to cut off U.S. Justice Department grants to cities that fail to assist federal immigration authorities, moving the Trump ad
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A member of President Donald Trump's transition team, Makan Delrahim, will be nominated to head the U.S. Justice Department's Antitrust Division, the White House said on Monday.
Canadian security experts are waiting to see whether Canada goes along with the U.S. and U.K. and bars certain airline passengers from carrying any e
Rep. Devin Nunes admits he met his source of classified information on White House grounds.
The White House suggests it may be time to reach out and work with Democrats.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A member of President Donald Trump's transition team, Makan Delrahim, will be nominated to head the U.S. Justice Department's Antitrust Division, the White House said on Monday.
After news emerged of a secret White House meeting attended by the chairman of the House committee investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 election, the committee's top Democrat has called fo
Moscow, March 28, IRNA Ė President Hassan Rouhani and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, in a meeting in Moscow on Sunday evening, reviewed ways to promote bilateral relations as well as regiona
Conservative leadership candidate Michael Chong has struck viral gold not once, but twice during his otherwise achingly mundane campaign.
The speaker of the house called Obamacare the law of the land on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. government watchdog has agreed to review how classified information is kept secure at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, the agency said on Monday, af
The Freedom Caucus took a hard, unified stance against the AHCA,
MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, already a White House senior adviser, will take on the additional task of overseeing an effort to overhaul the federal g
The Brexit secretary was speaking as key figures from the pro and anti-EU camps clashed on Question Time.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will not meet members of Turkish opposition groups during a one-day visit to Ankara this week where talks with President Tayyip Erdogan wil

Recent News

South African anti-apartheid icon, Ahmed Kathrada dies at 87

Leading South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, one of Nelson Mandela’s closest colleagues in the long struggle against white rule, died early Tuesday aged 87, his eponymous charit
Read Full Article

Why Obasanjoís wife asked court to stop sonís wedding

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe One of the wives of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Taiwo, has approached the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja seeking to stop the wedding of their son, Olujonwo, fixed for Ma
Read Full Article

Jaden Schwartz scores twice to lead St. Louis Blues past Arizona Coyotes

ST. LOUIS -- There was a long stretch this season when Jaden Schwartz had to find satisfaction in ways other than scoring goals for the St. Louis Blues.
Read Full Article

Jeanie Buss seizes control of Los Angeles Lakers

The Buss family's fight for control of the Los Angeles Lakers is officially over.
Read Full Article

Pittsburgh Pirates 2017 season preview: Andrew McCutchen switch, Jung Ho Kang status keys

There were a few surprises in training camp for the Pittsburgh Pirates, but the biggest ones came before it started.
Read Full Article

Season tickets for Los Angeles Chargers sold out

The Los Angeles Chargers announced Monday that all season tickets currently available for the 30,000-seat StubHub Center are sold out for the 2017 season.
Read Full Article

Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Scott Kazmir to open season on DL

Left-hander Scott Kazmir will start the season on the disabled list, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Monday.
Read Full Article

Cincinnati Reds 2017 season preview: Time to speed up rebuilding

CINCINNATI -- How much longer?
Read Full Article

Oakland Raiders legends disappointed by move to Vegas

PHOENIX -- Reaction from the most historic living legends in Oakland Raiders history was one of severe disappointment.
Read Full Article

Popular Finance

What does California need to meet its climate-change goals? For starters, denser housing and less driving, report says

California will need billions of dollars in new funding for housing and transportation improvements, and to make extraordinary changes to state and local government policies, in order to meet its
Read Full Article

Former construction union leader pleads guilty to embezzlement

A former Bakersfield union officer plead guilty Monday to embezzling more than $160,000 in union funds between September 2012 and December 2014. While employed as the secretary-treasurer and busin
Read Full Article

NBA: Spurs rout Cavaliers; LeBron James is injured

Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points and the host San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Cleveland Cavaliers, 103-74, on Monday night for their fifth victory in a row. Cleveland fell half a game behind Boston
Read Full Article

Trump's day in tweets: Monday, March 27

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about) March 27, 2017, 10:32 p.m. His tweets have the power to shape international relations, send stock prices up - or down - and galvanize
Read Full Article

Dangerous winds leave more than 13,000 in Southland without power

More than 13,000 customers across Southern California lost power on Monday as gusty winds between 40 mph and 50 mph damaged trees, downed power lines and fanned small fires. The National Weather
Read Full Article

Nunes admits he met source for surveillance claim at White House; Dems call on him to step aside

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee acknowledged Monday that he had made a secret visit to the White House last week to view intelligence files he then cited as proof of potentially i
Read Full Article

California's state and local leaders strike a defiant tone on Sessions' call to end 'sanctuary cities'

State and local leaders in California struck a defiant tone Monday, saying they would continue to protect people in the country illegally despite an announcement by U.S. Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions t
Read Full Article

Rams executive excited, optimistic about 2017

Itís become something of a ritual each time Kevin Demoff boards a flight bound for LAX. The Ramsí chief operating officer and executive vice president for football operations asks the pilot if he
Read Full Article

American Airlines buys $200 million stake in China Southern Airlines

American Airlines has agreed to pay $200 million for a stake in China Southern Airlines, one of the country's three major state-owned carriers, and expand commercial cooperation. China Southern Ai
Read Full Article