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Planning Trump-Kim Meeting: Who Sits Where, What Will They Eat and Who Pays?

Perhaps the biggest advantage for the United States in holding the meeting in Singapore is that it is not in Pyongyang, where the North Koreans would control every detail. “Having this in Singapore is a big plus because you’re not [...]
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Tiny, Wealthy Qatar Goes Its Own Way, and Pays for It

Royal Swagger For over a century, Qatar’s rulers were plagued by insecurity, usually at the hands of their own relatives. Tamim’s grandfather toppled a cousin as emir in 1972, only to be pushed from the throne himself by his son, [...]
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The Tax Plan Favors the Rich, Because That’s Who Pays

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In a recent New York Times column, “The G.O.P. Is No Party for Honest Men,” Keynesian warrior and Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman starts out by admitting he is confounded that only 60 percent of Americans in a recent poll think [...]
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Election Risk Pays Off for Shinzo Abe of Japan as Party Appears to Win Big

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Amending the Constitution requires the support of two-thirds of both houses of Parliament. Mr. Abe’s party and its allies had those numbers before Sunday’s elections, but the prime minister’s political woes earlier this year, along [...]
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Trump, GOP tax plan omits details on who pays

11 months ago | 0 comment
President Donald Trump speaks about tax reform Wednesday at the Farm Bureau Building at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. | Alex Brandon/AP [...]
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Why It Pays to be Bullish

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“Those who are bearish on America over the long term are out of their minds.”— Warren Buffett On Tuesday evening, Sept. 19, Steve Forbes, along with several hundred people, celebrated 100 years of Forbes magazine in New York City. [...]
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The Daily Show pays homage to Anthony Scaramucci

1 year ago | 0 comment
Trevor Noah at the Daily Show — who I don’t watch nearly enough, he really is great — paid homage to Anthony Scaramucci the other night. As always, definitely worth a watch: [embedded content] With the election of Donald Trump, AMERICAblog’s [...]
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Canada Apologizes and Pays Millions to Citizen Held at Guantánamo Bay

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In 2010, the Supreme Court of Canada sternly rebuked the government. It found that the interrogation of Mr. Khadr by Canadian intelligence officials at Guantánamo “offends the most basic Canadian standards about the treatment of detained [...]
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“I think Putin pays” Trump: Secret recording reveals Kevin McCarthy’s 2016 joke to GOP colleagues

1 year ago | 0 comment
After a pair of blockbuster reports this week about Donald Trump’s possible ties with Russia, including sharing “highly classified” intel with the Russian ambassador, Republicans in Congress have come under increased pressure to distance [...]