UK and Ireland retailers warn of 40% tariffs on food in no-deal Brexit

A no-deal Brexit could lead to tariffs of 40% or more being imposed on food such as beef and cheddar cheese, driving up prices in shops and squeezing household budgets across the UK and Ireland,… Read More

New York federal prosecutors seek interviews with Trump Organization executives – CNNPolitics

Federal prosecutors in New York have requested interviews in recent weeks with executives at the Trump Organization, according to people familiar with the matter, signaling a growing potential threat to President Donald Trump and those… Read More

Donald Trump continues to purge undocumented workers from his golf courses: report

As President Donald Trump continues to threaten another federal government shutdown, the commander-in-chief’s golf courses continue to fire undocumented workers, The New York Times reports. Earlier in the month, The Times reported that the Trump… Read More

UK manufacturers’ stockpiling for no-deal Brexit hit record levels

The risk of border gridlock caused by no-deal Brexit has led British manufacturers to ramp up their stockpiling efforts to the highest levels on record for a major advanced economy. According to the monthly snapshot… Read More

Howard Schultz 2020: Schultz hires Steve Schmidt and Bill Burton, as he mulls independent presidential bid

In a sign of how serious Howard Schultz is about running for president, he has hired political strategist Steve Schmidt and Democratic consultant Bill Burton to help shape his forthcoming campaign, according to people familiar with… Read More