business news

‘China is not afraid’: China strikes back at Trump with new tariffs as trade fight escalates

President Donald Trump announced new tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods on Thursday. Chinese officials strongly condemned the move. “China does not want a trade war with anyone,” said the Chinese Embassy in Washington, DC. “But China is not afraid of and will not recoil from a trade …

economy

Headlines are referring to a school shooter as ‘lovesick’ — and people have a major problem with it

Willey Family/YouCaring On Tuesday, officials say that 17-year-old Austin Rollins shot two students at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County, Maryland. One of the victims, 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey, was reportedly his ex-girlfriend. Willey was taken off life support late Thursday night. Police officers said that Rollins and Willey …

investments

Shark alert as more than 130 beached whales die in Western Australia

At least 135 short-finned pilot whales died after a mass beaching in Western Australia – with fears the carcasses will attract sharks – as rescuers worked to herd those still alive back out to sea. The stranding of 150 whales at Hamelin Bay, around 195 miles south of Perth, was …

business news

Bill Ackman reportedly cashes out of his Nike investment after making about $100 million

Pershing Square CEO Bill Ackman has cashed out his stake in Nike after making about $100 million, according to Dow Jones.  Ackman recently exited a years-long bet in Herbalife that reportedly cost him hundreds of millions of dollars.  The apparel maker is set to report earnings after the market close …

economy

Drew Barrymore ranked Jake Gyllenhaal as her least-talented co-star and then came up with an adorable way to apologize

Kevin Winter/Getty Images Drew Barrymore recently made headlines for ranking Jake Gyllenhaal as her least-talented co-star during a game of “Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts,” on CBS’s “The Late Late Show.” She didn’t want to rank Gyllenhaal, Adam Sandler, and Hugh Grant, but did so to avoid eating turkey testicles. …