(CNN)Thirty years ago, there were 12 European countries that had a net wealth tax, a type of levy on personal net assets, which can include anything from investments to cars, jewelry, and collectibles. Today, only three of these Continue reading →
(CNN)Eight hundred thousand federal workers will miss their second paycheck on Friday if there is no resolution to the impasse between Democratic leadership and President Donald Trump over his demand for funding to construct a wall at the nation’s Continue reading →
(CNN)Every week, I offer a glimpse of the kind of intelligence assessments that are likely to come across the desk of the President of the United States, modeled on the President’s Daily Briefing, or PDB, which the director of Continue reading →
(CNN)There’s no sugarcoating it: Big Tech has had a tough 2018. Reports of malign activity on tech platforms and user data being shared inappropriately have emerged almost daily over the past 12 months.
(CNN)It was supposed to be a friendly Oval Office encounter in front of the press pool just Chuck, Nancy and President Trump (along with a silent, very still, Vice President Mike Pence). Then someone said “border wall” and “government Continue reading →
(CNN)A video is worth a thousand words: At the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman can be seen flashing big smiles, laughing and giving each other a robust high Continue reading →
Doha, Qatar (CNN)The murder of Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul four weeks ago has severely damaged the reputation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who has been a favorite of the Trump administration.