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VERBATIM: I"m not happy but won"t fire Fed chief

President Donald Trump said the Federal Reserve is wrong in raising rates but he won't fire the central bank's chairman Jerome Powell......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

US Army Wants 250,000 Next-Gen Combat Rifles And 150 Million Bullets 

The US Army's chief of staff said Monday that the next-generation squad weapon would fire faster, farther than previous infantry rifles and penetrate the most advanced body armor technologies in the world.  "It will fire at speeds that far exceed .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 12th, 2018

Under fire from Musk, top fund firms defend securities lending

Accused by Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk of making "excessive profit" by lending shares to short-sellers, top index fund companies shot back on Friday that they are only looking out for their investors......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 5th, 2018

Under fire from Musk, top fund firms defend securities lending

Accused by Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk of making "excessive profit" by lending shares to short-sellers, top index fund companies shot back on Friday that they are only looking out for their investors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Where Latvia’s Financial Corruption Scandal May Lead

Its central bank chief has been charged with bribery. A lawyer liquidating the bank that was accused of bribing him was killed in a hail of machine-gun fire. One of the bank’s biggest lenders was shut down after the U.S. levied allegations of mon.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 28th, 2018

Why pot stocks are on fire again

Canadian marijuana producer Tilray again posted double-digit gains ahead of the opening bell Wednesday as comments from the company's chief executive ushered shares even higher......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018

Merkel Faces New Cabinet Crisis Over Plan To Fire Germany"s Spy Chief Who Defied Her

Chancellor Angela Merkel has decided to fire Germany’s domestic intelligence chief as she thinks he has meddled in day-t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 18th, 2018

MarketWatch First Take: Don’t let the smoke distract from the Tesla fire

While the media is in a tizzy about Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk taking a hit of marijuana during a two-hour plus podcast with Joe Rogan on Thursday night, that is not the problem with Tesla stock on Friday, and shouldn’t be investors’ focus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2018

Former Barnes & Noble CEO Sues Company Over Firing

In a lawsuit former chief executive Demos Parneros accuses the bookseller of fabricating reasons to fire him about a month after a deal to sell the company fell apart......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 28th, 2018

Firefighters say Verizon throttled cell data, impacting Calif. wildfire efforts

A legal filing by a California fire chief says Verizon slowed the speed of the Santa Clara County fire department’s data plan during the wildfire crisis. KPIX's Betty Yu reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 22nd, 2018

Verizon throttled 'unlimited' data of Calif. fire department during Mendocino wildfire

In documents filed this week, submitted as evidence in a lawsuit over the Federal Communications Commission's repeal of net neutrality rules, Santa Clara County Fire Chief Tony Bowden said Verizon slowed .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 22nd, 2018

Fire Chief: Verizon Throttled Our ‘Unlimited’ Data, Hurting Fire Fighting Efforts

Verizon allegedly forced a fire department into a more expensive data plan. A fire chief accused Verizon of throttling the wireless data of his department, hampering its efforts to respond to .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 21st, 2018

Bessemer nonprofit names former fire leader to COO role

A retired Homewood Fire Department leader has started a new calling as chief operating officer of a Bessemer nonprofit. The Foundry Ministries has named Darrell Garrett as its chief operating officer where he will assist men, women and families b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

"This Thing"s Massive" - 14,000 Fight Devastating California Fires, 2 Arsonists Charged As Death Toll Rises

"Everything is on a 100 times scale," exclaimed Craig Cottrill, chief of the Wellington Fire Department in New Zealand, who along with 52 other firefighters from down under, are battling the b.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 9th, 2018

After a stunning interview, talk of whether Trump would fire his intelligence chief is reportedly circulating

Associated Press/Susan Walsh Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said he still didn't "know what happened," during an hours-long pr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018

Scott Pruitt Denies Telling Trump to Fire His "friend" Jeff Sessions so He Could Become Attorney General

The EPA chief insisted the reports were 100 percent false......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 4th, 2018

Scott Pruitt asked Trump to fire Sessions, make him attorney general: report

Embattled Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt urged President Donald Trump to fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions and give the job to him, CNN reported late Tuesday. CNN, citing multiple sources, said Trump's advisers rejected the proposal.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 3rd, 2018

Embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt reportedly lobbied Trump to fire Jeff Sessions so he could run the Justice Department

Carolyn Kaster/AP Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt reportedly lobbied President Donald Trump to fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2018

Google"s rock star chief scientist for AI is under fire and her future is unclear in the wake of uproar over military contracts (GOOG, GOOGL)

AP   Dr. Fei-Fei Li, Google's chief scientist for artificial intelligence, was on a roll at Google until getting embroiled in the emp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2018

Capitol Report: Commerce chief Ross criticized by senator over stock shorting

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross came under fire Wednesday from a Democratic senator after reporting a short sale of a stock in a shipping company with Russian government ties......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2018

Firefighters Suspended for Making Pornography Inside Ohio Station

“[The allegations bring] unwelcome dishonor and embarrassment to this department and this city,” Akron Fire Chief Clarence Tucker said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 19th, 2018