Ford to Eliminate All but Two Car Models by 2020

Ford Motor Co. has announced this week that it will eliminate all but two car models from North American dealerships by 2020. “For example, by 2020, almost 90 percent of the Ford portfolio in North America will be trucks, utilities and commercial vehicles. Given declining consumer demand and product profitability, the company will not invest […]

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China Pledges to Open Markets, Easing Fears of Trade War

In an effort to ease rising tensions between the China and the U.S., Chinese President Xi Jinping announced that tariffs on automobile imports would be lowered “significantly” this year. The move, Xi says, is part of a “new phase of opening up” China’s large economy to foreign products. China currently has the world’s second largest […]

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Sinclair Airs Ad Critical of Its Operations, Gets Accused of Bias

Sinclair Broadcasting, already faced a backlash after Deadspin.com released an edited video of anchors reading, in unison, a prepared statement about fake news, finds itself again being criticized over an aid it aired on its stations urging viewers to oppose a proposed merger between the company and Tribune media. The ad was created by a […]

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President Trump: Amazon Must Stop Taking Advantage of the Postal Service

President Donald Trump directed attacked Amazon.com Saturday accusing the online retail giant of cheating the U.S. Postal Service out of billions of dollars by paying considerably less than market rates to have their packages delivered. The President made the charge on Twitter. “While we are on the subject, it is reported that the U.S. Post […]

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White House, Office of Government Ethics Looking into Meetings Between Jared Kushner, Banking Executives

Attorneys for the White House are looking into whether the President’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, violated ethics regulations by meeting with banking executives who then lent his family’s real estate business hundreds of millions of dollars. Kushner had several meetings with Joshua Harris, founder of Apollo Global Management, one of the world’s largest private equity firms, […]

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