President Trump reportedly hates Amazon

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President Donald Trump is not a fan of Amazon. Axios is reporting Trump wants to “go after” the e-commerce giant, according to five sources who’ve talked about Amazon with him. “He’s obsessed with Amazon,” a source told the media outlet. “Obsessed.” Trump has discussed altering the company’s tax treatment because […]

Weekly mortgage applications rise even as rates increase

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After decreasing for the first time this year, interest rates rose again last week – but that didn’t stop mortgage application volume from rising. Applications for mortgages jumped 4.8 percent last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted report. Volume remained unchanged from one […]

Trump-Abe meeting likely to happen on April 18

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is finalizing details for a summit with President Donald Trump on April 18 to discuss strategy before a proposed meeting between North Korean and U.S. leaders, a ruling party official told Reuters on Wednesday. Abe will also likely ask Trump to exempt Japan from his […]

Asian shares slide after tech drags on Wall Street

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Asian stocks posted declines on Wednesday trade after U.S. stocks fell sharply on the back of declines in technology names. That cut short a rally seen in Europe and Asia’s Tuesday session linked to an apparent easing in trade-related tensions. The Nikkei 225 fell 1.7 percent in Tokyo, paring steeper […]

Walmart pulls Cosmo magazine from its checkout lines

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Walmart is pulling Cosmopolitan Magazine from its checkout lines. The magazine that made its name with provocative covers will no longer be found in Walmart on sale at the checkout lines, a move that the company is calling a “business decision” but which one advocacy group is touting as a […]