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JPMorgan Tracking How Trump's Tweets Move Markets

(CNN) - JPMorgan has created an index to track how president Trump's tweets affect financial markets. It's called the "Volfefe Index;" an apparent combination of the words volatility and Trump's mysterious "covfefe" tweet from 2017. The investment banking company's…

Trump And Macron's Friendship Tree Dies?

(CNN) - The friendship-tree planted with much fanfare by president Trump and French president Emmanuel Macron is reportedly dead. The two leaders planted the oak tree on the White House lawn last April. It was supposed to symbolize 100…

Mueller Asking About Trump Campaign's Ties To NRA

(CNN) - It turns out Special Counsel Robert Mueller is interested in the 2016 Trump campaign's ties to the National Rifle Association. Sam Nunberg, a former Trump campaign aide, tells CNN when he was interviewed by the special counsel's…

Congressman Sanford Bishop Votes to Reopen Government

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) Chairman Designate of the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, released the following statement after the Democrats in the House of Representatives passed a government funding package that would…

Trump Plans To Make People Work For Food Stamps

(CNN) - The Trump administration wants to require anyone receiving food assistance to work. On Thursday, the Department of Agriculture unveiled a proposed rule expanding work requirements for those in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, or SNAP, as the…

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Block On Trump Asylum Ban

(CNN) - A Federal Appeals Court will not lift an injunction blocking the Trump administration's asylum ban from going into effect. This has been a common scene near and along the U.S. - Mexico border in recent weeks. Migrants…

Record number of Family Members Crossed Border in September

(CNN) - There was a record number of family members crossing the U.S. - Mexico border in September. The Department of Homeland Security released the numbers Tuesday, showing that 16,658 family members were apprehended crossing the border last month.…

Gillette Gets Break from Steel Tariffs

Augusta, GA (WRDW) - Gillette gets a break from the Trump White House. The administration is giving the shaving giant an exemption from the 25% tariff that's been placed on imported steel. Gillette's parent company, Procter-and-Gamble made the announcement…