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Donald Trump’s Hush Money Case ‘Extremely Difficult’ for Prosecution—Lawyer

The Stormy Daniels hush money case against Donald Trump is “very weak” and “an extremely difficult case for the prosecution to win,” according to one legal expert. Speaking to Newsweek, Tre Lovell, a Los Angeles-based corporate law attorney, said the case “reeks of a desperate attempt to go after Trump” who “has a very reasonable alibi.” Trump has been charged …

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European shares sag after ECB as Nasdaq rallies | National

Global stocks were mixed Thursday with the Nasdaq advancing, while a signal by the ECB of a likely interest rate cut in June failed to pull eurozone equities into the green. US wholesale inflation rose by 0.2 percent in March, a bit less than expected. However, on an annual level the index for final demand increased 2.1 percent for the …

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Georgia Tech Investment Activity Is at Just 0.55X the National Average | Plus

A combination of economic factors, evolving since 2020, has fundamentally reshaped numerous industries and redefined individuals’ relationships with work. Among the most notable outcomes of these transformations is the surge in entrepreneurial activity, including business sales. Historically low interest rates and high government stimulus provided entrepreneurs and investors with easy access to funding. Transitions to remote and hybrid work and the rise …

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Squatter Given $88,000 of Taxpayer Money

In Bellevue, Washington, taxpayers are inadvertently funding a controversial form of tenant support, leading to thousands in rent paid for “serial squatters,” a local politician has said. In an interview with Fox News, Reagan Dunn, the vice-chair of the Metropolitan King County Council, criticized a taxpayer-funded program that awarded $88,000 to keep a family in a $2 million home rent-free. …

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Erie County Clerk’s Office didn’t share $180K in tax money

Erie County Clerk Michael “Mickey” Kearns said Thursday that his office failed to give $180,918 in taxes it collected since 2020 to 17 different cities and towns, as well as the state and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. That includes $52,170 in mortgage tax money owed to Clarence and $20,520 owed to Buffalo. The towns of Lancaster, Cheektowaga and Alden …

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Trump ‘Should Be Worried’ About Hush-Money Trial: Michael Cohen

Former President Donald Trump “should be worried” about his impending hush-money criminal trial in New York, according to his former attorney Michael Cohen. Cohen, who served as Trump’s personal lawyer and “fixer” for more than a decade, said during an MSNBC interview with former White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Monday night that the ex-president should expect his testimony …

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