Cracks may be starting to show in Xi Jinping’s absolute rule over China due to Trump’s trade war

Cracks may be starting to show in Xi Jinping’s absolute rule over China due to Trump’s trade war

The intensifying trade war between China and the US has caused a massive rift externally, but sources say tension is also rising internally among elite members of the Communist Party of China. Over the last decade, Xi Jinping has worked diligently to consolidate power and cement his rule over China, claiming control over the country’…

Universities are starting to invest in crypto, according to a lawyer in the space

Universities are starting to invest in crypto, according to a lawyer in the space

A sign is seen in a restaurant where a Bitcoin ATM is located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada June 3, 2017.REUTERS/Chris Helgren LONDON – Some universities on the east coast of the US have begun making small investments into cryptocurrency hedge funds, according to a lawyer in the industry. John Lore, the founder of Capital Fund…

The starting gun has fired on a new race for succession at Goldman Sachs

The starting gun has fired on a new race for succession at Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs’ group chairman and CEO, Lloyd Blankfein. Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The New York Times The starting gun has fired on a new race for succession at Goldman Sachs. That was the news Monday when Goldman Sachs announced that securities division coheads Pablo Salame and Isabelle Ealet were leaving the bank in June. Their…

More details are starting to emerge about the Florida shooting suspect — and police say he confessed

More details are starting to emerge about the Florida shooting suspect — and police say he confessed

A photo provided by the Broward County jail showing Nikolas Cruz. Broward County Jail via Assocaited Press Nikolas Cruz, the suspect in Wednesday’s Florida high-school shooting, confessed to committing the massacre on Thursday, a police report said. He arrived at the high school in an Uber vehicle and visited a Walmart and a McDonald’s after…