Saturday, 8 August 2020

8-year-old Killed, 3 Injured in Shooting At Alabama Mall

Hoover, Ala. (AP) — An 8-year-old boy was killed Friday in a shooting at an Alabama’s shopping mall that left three other people injured, police said. Hoover Police Chief Nick Derzis said the child was killed in the afternoon shooting at the Riverchase Galleria. The police chief said a girl…

VA secretary Wilkie touts 'all-time high' in trust, approval of department under Trump

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie: Helping 46 states, territories with coronavirus response Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie joins ‘Bill Hemmer Reports.’ Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie told "Bill Hemmer Reports" Friday that approval of his department among veterans is at an "all-time high." "Veterans are now, under this administration,…

Fig & Olive, New York Restaurant Chain, Files for Bankruptcy

Luxury Dining Group, owner of the Fig & Olive chain of high-end restaurants with sites in New York, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles, filed for bankruptcy protection, blaming employee lawsuits and the pandemic. Majority owner Guillaume Fonkenell will work with company managers to decide which of the nine restaurants are…

Family files discrimination lawsuit against Hampton Inn

Fox Business Flash top headlines for July 2 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. WILSON, N.C. — A Black family has filed a federal lawsuit against the parent company of Hampton Inn and others after the family said a North Carolina clerk called police…

Brazil Burns Billions of Carbon Credits in Amazon Rout, CEO Says

The world’s biggest wood-pulp producer says cutting down the Amazon makes no business sense. While Brazil‘s President Jair Bolsonaro defends opening up the world’s largest rainforest to agriculture and mining, the head of Suzano SA said preserving the biome could earn the country $10 billion a year on the carbon…

Justin Bieber, Rihanna, other celebrities flooding the Hamptons this summer

Fox Business Flash top headlines for July 2 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Celebrities are flooding the Hamptons this summer amid the coronavirus epidemic. Continue Reading Below Celebrity real estate agent Dylan Eckardt told FOX Business that he secured Justin Bieber a three-week stay…

Trump campaign spokeswoman promises 'iconic address' from president at Mount Rushmore

Erin Perrine says Trump will deliver an ‘iconic’ address at Mount Rushmore event Trump 2020 Principal Deputy Communications Director, Erin Perrine, weighs in on ‘The Daily Briefing.’ Trump 2020 campaign press communications director Erin Perrine teased on "The Daily Briefing" Friday that the president would deliver "what will be an iconic…

Barr Asked If Probe Into Hacking of Environmentalists Is Limited

A Democratic senator is asking Attorney General William Barr whether “political pressure” is limiting a probe into the hacking of environmental groups in light of Barr’s ouster of the chief U.S. prosecutor in Manhattan. “The risk is obvious that the investigation will be slow-walked or curtailed” because of President Donald…

Some Americans say it’s OK to cheat on taxes

Tax hikes will pressure higher income residents to ‘shoulder the burden’: Republican strategist Republican Strategist Joseph Pinion, Fox News contributor Professor Brian Brenberg and Michael Lee of Michael Lee Strategy discuss nationwide tax hikes including Nashville’s 34 percent increase in property taxes to cover coronavirus lockdown expenses. As the extended…