The antitrust trial puts book publishing in crisis

The antitrust trial puts book publishing in crisis

NEW YORK (AP) – The Department of Justice’s effort to block the merger by Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster is not just a showcase for the Biden administration’s tougher approach to business consolidationit is rare for the publishing industry itself to be put in the dock. During the first week of a planned … Read more

The Big Democratic Package: What’s Inside and What’s Outside?

The Big Democratic Package: What’s Inside and What’s Outside?

WASHINGTON (AP) – Nowhere near the $ 4 trillion dollar proposal first launched by President Joe Biden to rebuild America’s public infrastructure and family support systems but compromise package to tackle health inflation, climate change and deficit reduction strategies looks on track for Senate votes this weekend. The estimated $ 740 billion proposal, impressed by … Read more

Senate rules arbiter weakens the Dem drug plan in the income statement

Senate rules arbiter weakens the Dem drug plan in the income statement

WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate lawmaker on Saturday dealt a blow to the Democrats’ plan to cut drug prices, but left the rest of their sprawling economic bill largely intact as party leaders braced for the first votes on a package containing many of President Joe Biden’s top national goals. Elizabeth MacDonough, the non-partisan arbiter of … Read more

Another 3 ships with grain depart from the ports of Ukraine under the UN agreement

Another 3 ships with grain depart from the ports of Ukraine under the UN agreement

ISTANBUL (AP) – Three other ships carrying thousands of tons of corn left Ukrainian ports on Friday and traveled into the minewaters to inspect their cargo overdue, a sign that an international agreement to export grain has resisted since the Russia invaded Ukraine it was slowly progressing. But there are major obstacles to be faced … Read more

Democrats change some tax provisions while preparing the income statement

Democrats change some tax provisions while preparing the income statement

WASHINGTON (AP) – Democrats reduced part of their minimum corporate tax proposal and made other changes to their gigantic income statement, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said Friday, as they drove President Joe Biden’s election season victory on his national agenda. In an unusual peek at closed-door bargaining, Schumer, DNY, said Democrats dropped a proposed … Read more

The Democrats say they have reached an agreement on the economic package

The Democrats say they have reached an agreement on the economic package

WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate Democrats agreed on 11th hour changes to their core economic legislation, they announced Thursday at the end, removing the main obstacle to pushing one of President Joe Biden’s key election year priorities. through the chamber in the next few days. Senator Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., A centrist seen as the pivotal vote … Read more

The Democrats say they have reached an agreement on the economic package

The Democrats say they have reached an agreement on the economic package

WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate Democrats agreed on 11th hour changes to their core economic legislation, they announced Thursday at the end, removing the main obstacle to pushing one of President Joe Biden’s key election year priorities. through the chamber in the next few days. Senator Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., A centrist seen as the pivotal vote … Read more

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) – The virtual cat hero of the sensational new video game “Stray” doesn’t just meander along rusted pipes, jump over unidentified mud and decode clues in a seemingly abandoned city. The bold orange tabby is also helping real-world cats. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” during live streaming to allow … Read more

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) – The virtual cat hero of the sensational new video game “Stray” doesn’t just meander along rusted pipes, jump over unidentified mud and decode clues in a seemingly abandoned city. The bold orange tabby is also helping real-world cats. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” during live streaming to allow … Read more

China blocks some imports from Taiwan but avoids chip breaks

China blocks some imports from Taiwan but avoids chip breaks

BEIJING (AP) – China has blocked imports of citrus fruits, fish and other foods from Taiwan in retaliation for a visit by an important American legislator, Nancy Pelosi, but has avoided interrupting one of the most important technological and production relationships in the world. The two sides, which split in 1949 after a civil war, … Read more