Kerry Kennedy, Ashley Judd at Milken push for more economic representation for women

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif (Reuters) – Women speakers at the Milken Institute Global Conference on Monday called for a new push for change in the corporate world and investing now that the #MeToo movement…

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Trump Today: Trump Today: President says he’s considering meeting North Korea’s Kim in DMZ

President Donald Trump said Monday he’s considering meeting Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, as he hosted Nigeria’s president and took a shot at an annual dinner for journalists who cover the White House.

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Commodities Corner: Here’s why Netanyahu’s Iran allegations shook up the oil market

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran of hiding a nuclear weapons program in a televised address Monday, which shook up prices for oil.

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Futures Movers: Oil finishes higher as Netanyahu accuses Iran of lying about nuclear program

Oil prices close higher Monday, after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a live address, shared what he said was proof that Iran has a secret nuclear bomb program.

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In One Chart: The stock market has no leader right now—here’s why that might be bad news

The U.S. stock market has been stuck in a tight trading range for weeks, and a key reason for that may be simple: it has no leader to follow.

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The Ratings Game: New York Times upgrade by J.P. Morgan cites demand for reliable news

New York Times’s stock soared Monday after J.P. Morgan appeared to defy President Donald Trump’s view by turning bullish ahead of the media company’s earnings report, the industry tailwind regarding “reliable” news sources.

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Benefit of Trump tax cuts overshadowed by technology and misplaced policies: Milken conference speakers

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The windfall gains from the tax cuts passed by the U.S. Congress in December have brought back "animal spirits" that encourage risk-taking throughout corporate America,…

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This secret helped ‘Fortnite’ to become the most successful free videogame ever

The out-of-nowhere success of “Fortnite” reveals that there is a massive opportunity up for grabs in videogames, if any company can replicate the secret sauce of the hit “battle royale” game.

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Encore: Why do we continue to beat up on teachers?

Kentucky’s highhanded shenanigans hurt the effort to reform public pension plans.

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The Wall Street Journal: Pro-Brexit lawmaker Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as U.K. home secretary

Javid, a former top banker at Deutsche Bank, takes over as the U.K. minister in charge of immigration at a critical moment in the Brexit negotiations.

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