Opinion | Spike Lee Predicts the Future
By Kara Swisher Spike Lee has a knack for seeing what’s ahead. After Eric Garner’s death in 2014 and George Floyd’s death last year, Mr. Lee’s 1989 film “Do the Right Thing,” which culminates in a violent confrontation between a Black character and a white police officer, was seen as downright prophetic. “We had the […]
U.S. bank results to focus on looming loan losses during coronavirus
By David Henry NEW YORK (Reuters) – How much money will U.S. banks lose on loans because of the coronavirus recession? Analysts and investors have been struggling to come up with an answer – or at least a reasonable guess – ahead of quarterly reports from JPMorgan Chase & Co <JPM.N>, Bank of America Corp […]
Exclusive: Dozens of former Bush officials leave Republican Party, calling it 'Trump cult'
By Tim Reid (Reuters) – Dozens of Republicans in former President George W. Bush’s administration are leaving the party, dismayed by a failure of many elected Republicans to disown Donald Trump after his false claims of election fraud sparked a deadly storming of the U.S. Capitol last month. These officials, some who served in the […]