California’s cannabis market is finally poised to take off — and it serves as a roadmap for entrepreneurs across the country as other states consider legalization

Summary List Placement California’s cannabis marketplace has consistently come up short since legalizing adult-use sales on New Year’s Day 2018, including the state’s inability to generate forecasted revenue from excise tax sales.  In 2019, Governor Gavin Newsom slashed 2019 and 2020 forecasts by hundreds of millions due to underwhelming sales. The market would improve in […]

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Trump’s chief of staff goes after the FBI director for not echoing the president’s baseless claims on voter fraud

Summary List Placement White House chief of staff Mark Meadows on Friday attacked FBI Director Christopher Wray over his testimony to senators the day prior that threw cold water on President Donald Trump’s baseless assertions about voter fraud.  “With all due respect to Director Wray, he has a hard time finding emails in his own […]

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I’ve seen what happens when a president refuses to give up power, as Trump has repeatedly hinted he might

Summary List Placement When Sen. Mitt Romney suggested this week the US could begin to resemble Belarus if President Donald Trump refused to accept defeat at the polls, I rolled my eyes. Thousands of obvious differences separate the two countries: a vibrant (versus stifled) society; free (versus muzzled) media; and competitive (versus rigged) elections. Then […]

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Trump doesn’t expect to have a ‘transfer of power’ because he’s going to win the election

Summary List Placement Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Thursday that President Donald Trump’s refusal to commit to a peaceful transition of power is “not going to matter” because he will win the election on Nov. 3. “I think the president feels like many Americans, that it’s not going to matter, […]

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19 major companies that have announced employees can work remotely long-term

Summary List Placement   This is a developing story. Check back for updates. SEE ALSO: The coronavirus outbreak has triggered unprecedented mass layoffs and furloughs. Here are the major companies that have announced they are downsizing their workforces. In July, Google extended its employee work-from-home policy through June 2021 — but in September, CEO Sundar Pichai […]

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The best camper van rentals

 Summary List Placement Fall and leaf-peeping season has officially arrived and many people are considering alternatives to domestic flights and hotels for their travel plans. With COVID-19 still very much a factor, a camper van is becoming an increasingly alluring proposition for those seeking an affordable, socially-distanced vacation with limited social interactions. There are many […]

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Sunil Thakor’s global stock fund has returned more than 500% to investors since 2009 by precisely targeting high-growth companies. He explains how he finds long-term winners in a ‘sweet spot’ that minimizes risk.

Summary List Placement Growth investing has a high-risk, high-reward reputation where investors pay sky-high prices for big returns but have to endure painful meltdowns now and then. Investors have been willing to make that trade-off, but Sunil Thakor of Sands Capital says they don’t have to choose. He’s delivered big returns over the past three […]

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A recent wave of sports media and betting tie-ups shows what the sectors hope to gain from one another — and their reservations about getting too close

Summary List Placement It restarted as if it never stopped. When live sports returned over the summer, deals between US sports-media brands and betting providers immediately picked up steam. ESPN linked arms with Caesars Entertainment, William Hill, and DraftKings in a promotional and data agreement. And NBCUniversal took a small stake in PointsBet that also […]

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