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General Motors About To Begin Laying Off 4,200 Salaried Workers

General Motors About To Begin Laying Off 4,200 Salaried Workers

General Motors will begin laying off 4,200 salaried workers Monday as part of its scramble to save billions of dollars in annual costs, The Detroit News reported. GM announced in November that it was cutting a total of 15 percent of its salaried workers, including 25 percent of company executives. It’s also planning to shut […]

Trump Immigration Ban Meets Law of Unintended Consequences

Trump Immigration Ban Meets Law of Unintended Consequences

President Donald Trump says his travel restrictions are aimed at keeping the U.S. safe from radical Islamic terrorism, while critics accuse him of imposing a Muslim ban. Whatever the short-term executive order accomplishes, following multiple revisions and months of court challenges, its impact on immigration policy and practices will be felt for years to come. Some […]

Beating Rivals And The Odds, Trump Captures Republican Nomination

Beating Rivals And The Odds, Trump Captures Republican Nomination

Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred with much of its establishment and provoked controversy at every turn. His eldest child, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of New York, their home state, during a […]

Former First Lady Nancy Reagan, 94, dies from heart failure at her Bel Air home

Former First Lady Nancy Reagan, 94, dies from heart failure at her Bel Air home

Nancy Reagan has died at the age of 94. The former First Lady, wife of President Ronald Reagan, passed away in Bel Air on Sunday after suffering congestive heart failure. Starting as an actress in the 1940s and 1950s, she married Ronald Reagan – then president of the Screen Actors Guild – in 1952. Mrs […]