Steven Mnuchin awkwardly hints that Trump made up that middle-class tax cut

No one could find evidence of the middle-class tax cut plan President Trump kept promising before November’s midterms. Now, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin won’t even confirm it ever existed. In a Tuesday interview, Mnuchin told Bloomberg the administration’s top priority for next year is fixing 2017’s tax overhaul. And as for the mysterious tax cut, […]

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One of Canada’s largest investment banks wants a piece of the $194 billion marijuana industry

The Royal Bank of Canada’s investment banking arm is moving into the marijuana industry. “We’re going to be selective in our approach, frankly, but within the bank we’ve established a policy that we’re comfortable with,” RBC Capital Markets head Doug McGregor told Bloomberg in a Tuesday interview. RBC joins the Bank of Montreal in initiating […]

Scientists say winning the lottery does make people feel better about life — even though decades of evidence suggests otherwise

La Lotería de Navidad, or the Spanish Christmas Lottery, takes place on December 22. It’s the world’s biggest lottery. According to a study by scientists in Sweden and the US, lottery winners in Sweden are more satisfied with life than those who lost the lottery. What’s more, that boost in satisfaction doesn’t fade over time, […]