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President Donald Trump has ordered White House aides to draft a tax plan that slashes the corporate tax rate to 15 percent, even if that means a loss of revenue, according to people familiar with the directive. During a meeting in the Oval Office last week, Trump told staff he wants a massive tax cut …

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President Trump is reportedly working to avoid a government shutdown later this week by backing off his funding demand for one of his key campaign promises: the border wall. Trump told a group of 20 conservative media reporters Monday evening that he would be willing to return to the wall funding issue in September, two …

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While Hawaiian officials are pushing to re-open fallout shelters, the people of another island (considerably closer, and well within range) are actively preparing for a worst case scenario from North Korea. As Reuters reports, sales of nuclear shelters and radiation-blocking air purifiers have surged in Japan in recent weeks as North Korea has pressed ahead …

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Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, The markets appear giddy over the election prospects of Emanuel Macron in France. Equities are up along with bond yields. Gold is down. Macron won round one of the French election Sunday and will square off against Marine Le Pen in round two on May 7. He is widely expected …

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Not long into Trump’s presidency, he announced his plans to increase the country's defense budget in 2018 by 54 billion dollars. The extra money is seen as necessary in order to "rebuild the depleted military of the United States of America at a time we most need it". Whether justified or not, this extra outlay …

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Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Austerity is over, proclaimed the IMF this week. And no doubt attributed that to the ‘successful’ period of ‘five years of belt tightening’ a.k.a. ‘gradual fiscal consolidation’ it has, along with its econo-religious ilk, imposed on many of the world’s people. Only, it’s not true …

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Greek yogurt giant Chobani is suing far-right radio host Alex Jones, accusing the conspiracy theorist of publishing false information about the company. Chobani alleges that Jones and his InfoWars website posted fabricated stories earlier this month that linked Chobani owner Hamdi Ulukaya and the company to a sexual assault case involving refugee children. The complaint …

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The Washington Post headline was stark: “Trump Polls at Record Lows/Least Popular President in Modern Times.” Needless to say, the aforementioned president had something to say about that. With the press now viewing everything through a 100-day lens, the latest surveys seem to back up the notion that Trump is off to a rocky start. …

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