Author: Irina Slav

Tories win in UK’s snap elections

The Conservative party won a sweeping majority in yesterday’s parliamentary vote contrary to many expectations. Jill Lawless, Danica Kirka, and Mike Corder reported the news for the AP: Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party...

Talking Biz News Today — Dec. 11, 2019

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press California considers calling THC in pot a risk to moms-to-be, by Michael R. Blood Exxon Mobil prevails in lawsuit over climate regulations, by Jennifer Peltz...

Talking Biz News Today — Dec. 10, 2019

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid, by Matt O’Brien, Joseph Pisani Fed is likely to reinforce a message of continued low rates, by...

Morgan Stanley to slash 1,500 jobs

Morgan Stanley will reduce its headcount by 1,500 on the back of uncertainty about the global economy’s growth prospects. Elizabeth Dilts Marshall and Bharath Manjesh had the news for Reuters: Morgan Stanley (MS.N) is...