Fed study finds Trump tariffs backfired


Getty Images President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence examine a wheel loader from Caterpillar Inc. on the South Lawn of the White House in 2017. President Donald Trump’s strategy to use import tariffs to protect and boost U.S. manufacturers backfired and led to job losses and higher prices,Read More →

There’s a ‘truth decay’ in American journalism — study says media has become more biased over the last 30 years


American journalism is losing its objectivity. That’s according to a new analysis on news discourse by the RAND Corporation. In the study released Wednesday, researchers found a major shift occurred between 1989 and 2017 as journalism expanded beyond traditional media, such as newspapers and broadcast networks, to newer media, includingRead More →

Nielsen, Headset partner to study U.S. cannabis market By Reuters


© Reuters. Marijuana plants for sale are displayed at the medical marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles (Reuters) – Consumer research services provider Nielsen Holdings Plc said on Wednesday it had teamed up with cannabis analytics company Headset, to help packaged goods companies understand the U.S. cannabis market. The U.S.-specificRead More →