When Dagens Næringsliv (DN) reported on Friday that the government coalition and its two support parties had reached a deal to stop the sale of petrol and diesel vehicles in 2025, the news was spread to a number of US media outlets thanks in large part to an enthusiastic tweet from Tesla CEO Elon Musk: … [Read more...] about No, Norway isn’t banning diesel and petrol cars – yet
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“The Supreme Court delivered a resounding message today: You can’t banish a person from his home and family without clear lines, announced up front,” said Dimaya’s lawyer in the case, Josh Rosenkranz. “This decision is of enormous consequence, striking down a flawed law that applies in a vast range of criminal and immigration cases and which has resulted in many thousands of immigrants being deported for decades in violation of their due process rights.” … [Read more...] about Divided Supreme Court says part of immigration law used for deportation too vague
The principle, according to the Chinese, is straightforward, writes University of Edinburgh senior lecturer Kristen Hopewell: “If foreign multinationals are going to reap large profits from producing and selling goods in the massive Chinese market, then the country should be able to harness that investment to aid its own national development.” The government views the program as helping bridge its way to the developed world. Hopewell notes the country has a long way to go: “Average per capita income is just $8,000 compared to $56,000 in the United States. Although China has achieved remarkable success in fostering economic development and reducing poverty, it still faces immense challenges in boosting incomes to anywhere close to the level of advanced economies.” … [Read more...] about The Finance 202: Beijing trade talks conclude with no progress. Get ready for a long slog.
U.S. federal prosecutors say she was more than just a curious tourist. Butina is charged with conspiracy to act as an unregistered agent of the Russian government, suspected of gathering intelligence on American officials and political organizations and working to establish back-channel lines of communications for the Kremlin. … [Read more...] about Maria Butina: From Siberian Gun Lover to Allegedly Infiltrating the NRA, GOP
UNFOLLOWED: Tesla stock fell Friday. CEO Elon Musk taunted the Securities and Exchange Commission just a few days after he agreed to settle an SEC lawsuit triggered by a tweet he sent in August. CNBC reported that financier David Einhorn criticized Tesla, comparing it to Lehman Brothers, which went bankrupt during the financial crisis. … [Read more...] about Stocks sink again as job gains send bond yields even higher