Mueller Wants Manafort Jury to Hear of Lobbying Decades Ago
August 4, 2018

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller argued that jurors who will weigh whether Paul Manafort illegally lobbied for Ukraine should also hear about his work three decades ago for Saudi Arabia and other nations.

Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Continue reading

Kushners Unload 666 Fifth Ave. to Brookfield in 99-Year Lease
August 4, 2018

The Kushner family’s real estate company has secured a crucial investment in its over-leveraged New York skyscraper, reaching a deal to lease the building’s office space for 99 years to a Canadian asset manager.

The arrangement with Brookfield Asset Management Continue reading

GM Can’t Wait Around for Trump to Win a Trade War
July 8, 2018

Last year, Corporate America was all about press releases announcing lofty U.S. hiring plans. The new fad is to threaten the reverse.

On Friday, General Motors Co. joined Harley-Davidson Inc. and bourbon maker Brown-Forman Corp. in calling out the negative impact Continue reading

Trump Assails FBI Raid on His Lawyers Office as Disgraceful
April 13, 2018
  • Cohen paid $130,000 to Stormy Daniels in ‘hush agreement’
  • Raid signals criminal probe by FBI, but its target is unclear

President Donald Trump condemned as “disgraceful” an FBI raid on the office and hotel room of his longtime lawyer and Continue reading

Trump Sending National Guard to Mexican Border
April 10, 2018
  • President says ‘drastic illegal activity’ gives him no choice
  • Memorandum does not say how many troops will be called up

President Donald Trump is sending National Guard forces to assist border authorities along the U.S.-Mexico boundary, according to a presidential Continue reading

Kushners’ Cadre Startup Benefited From Misleading Rent Filings
March 24, 2018

  • Buildings were first and only completed sale by Cadre
  • Client money from Goldman Sachs, new funding round, followed

Cadre, the real estate investing startup co-founded by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, was the primary beneficiary of a property-flipping investment Continue reading

What Market Players Are Saying on Departure of Grown Up’ Cohn
March 24, 2018

The resignation of globalist financier Gary Cohn as top White House economic adviser roiled markets Wednesday, sending the dollar down against the yen and U.S. stock futures lower. While global equities recovered from a trade-induced blow last week, market players Continue reading

Scaramucci Says He Fears John Kelly Will Thwart SkyBridge Sale
March 21, 2018

Former Donald Trump aide Anthony Scaramucci tore into White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, accusing him of blocking his access to the president at the White House and Davos and driving away Trump’s most-important advisers at a critical moment Continue reading