Kerfuffle Between Texas And BlackRock Is Not As Simple As It Seems
A new law in Texas authorizes the state comptroller’s office to deny any investment firm that discriminates against the oil and gas industry access to investments in the state’s huge pension funds. But the question is not as simple as legislators had envisioned.
The Herschel Walker Scandals: Woman Claims He Attacked Her, Latest Story To Roil The Campaign
Georgia Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker is headed to a December 6 runoff election against Sen. Raphael Warnock (D), after regular eruptions of negative stories about Walker’s past that began almost immediately upon his entering the race.
Senate Votes To Avert Rail Strike—But Denies Railroad Workers’ Request For 7 Paid Sick Days
The Senate approved a new contract between railroad companies and labor unions on Thursday in a last-minute vote, preventing a nationwide railroad strike and severely hamstring the economy.
Epstein’s Estate Will Pay $105 Million To U.S. Virgin Islands Over Sex Trafficking Claims
Jeffrey Epstein’s estate agreed to pay $105 million to the U.S. Virgin Islands over claims he used the territory to operate his sex trafficking ring under the cover of running a financial firm, the New York Times reported Wednesday.