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Trump snipes at ABC News for screen graphic that mistakenly claimed Paul Manafort pleaded guilty to manslaughter

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Feedburner Trump snipes at ABC News for screen graphic that mistakenly claimed Paul Manafort pleaded guilty to manslaughter ABC News has apologized for airing an erroneous graphic that referenced criminal charges against Paul Manafort on Wednesday.The graphic incorrectly said that Manafort had pleaded guilty to charges of manslaughter. Manafort has not been charged with manslaughter.President Donald Trump criticized the error.Manafort is currently in jail pending trial on nearly two dozen charges of money laundering, tax fraud, bank fraud, making false statements, and failing to register as a foreign agent. He has pleaded not guilty to those charges.ABC News has apologized after an erroneous graphic referencing criminal charges against Paul Manafort aired on TV Wednesday.The graphic incorrectly said that Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, pleaded guilty to charges of manslaughter. The graphic was on air for a few seconds before it was removed. Manafort has …

Valve suspends some trading in CS:GO, Dota 2 to comply with Dutch loot box law

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'Companies are going to get screwed': US businesses are trying to get exemptions from Trump's tariffs, and the process sounds like a mess

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Feedburner 'Companies are going to get screwed': US businesses are trying to get exemptions from Trump's tariffs, and the process sounds like a mess REUTERS/Mike SegarUS companies can request exemptions to President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs if they can't find metals domestically.US businesses have filed more than 20,000 exemption requests, according to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.The Commerce Department has ruled on fewer than 100 of those requests.According to a new report, the Commerce Department's exemption process sounds chaotic and random.US business are scrambling to save their businesses from President Donald Trump's new steel and aluminum tariffs, but a huge backlog is leaving many of those companies in potential peril.Under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act, the law the Trump administration is using to impose the tariffs, companies can request exemptions if there is no way for them to get the goods they need from a domestic m…

Apple tops this watchlist of stocks at risk amid escalating trade tensions

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trading - Google News Apple tops this watchlist of stocks at risk amid escalating trade tensions Apple tops this watchlist of stocks at risk amid escalating trade tensions  MarketWatchFull coverage more info...

AIA: "Architecture firm billings strengthen in May"

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Calculated Risk AIA: "Architecture firm billings strengthen in May" Note: This index is a leading indicator primarily for new Commercial Real Estate (CRE) investment.

From the AIA: Architecture firm billings strengthen in May
Architecture firm billings grew in May, marking the eighth consecutive month of solid growth, according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA).

Overall, the AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May was 52.8 (any score over 50 is billings growth), which shows that demand for services from architecture firms continues to be healthy. The ABI also indicated that business conditions remain strong at firms located in the South and West, while growth in billings was modest at firms in the Northeast and Midwest.

“Architecture firms continue to have plenty of work as they enter the busiest part of the design and construction season,” said AIA Chief Economist Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, PhD. “This is especially true for firms se…

New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App

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bitcoin - Google News New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App  ForbesJack Dorsey's Square just got a BitLicense to trade bitcoin  The Hustle (blog)Full coverage more info...

How this freelance copywriter boosted her income by 50% — by hiring a nanny

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I Will Teach You To Be Rich How this freelance copywriter boosted her income by 50% — by hiring a nanny For some reason, luxury spending gets a bad rap. We pooh-pooh high earners for being able to get their meals prepped or pay someone to do their laundry … and why? Especially since having more money can help you build the life you want when you buy back your time. That’s what this IWT reader found after she paid a nanny $23,982.40 a year to care for her baby when she built her six-figure freelance business. Here are her experiences building her Rich Life, in her own words. “I knew it was going to cost more — but totally worth it.” I’ve been a freelance copywriter for more than 20 years. Before that, I was a full-time executive marketing director making $100,000 a year with great benefits. I always knew I could write copy. After working with some great copywriters at my old publishing company, it got in my head that I could do it outside of my job.When I had my first child in July 1997,…