House passes bill to make Juneteenth a federal holiday, sending it to Biden

From left, Rep. Danny Davis, D-Ill., Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., Steve Williams, president of the National Juneteenth Observance Foundation, and Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., pose with the Juneteenth flag after their press conference at the Capitol on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. Bill Clark | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images A bill that would establish […]

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella named chairman of the board

Satya Nadella speaking at the 2016 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. David A. Grogan | CNBC Microsoft said Wednesday that CEO Satya Nadella is becoming the chair of the company’s board, replacing independent director John Thompson, following a unanimous vote of the software company’s board. The change reflects the success Nadella has had in […]

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Break'n News - U.S. stock futures dip slightly after Fed forecasts rate hikes in 2023

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE Stock futures dipped slightly in overnight trading after the Federal Reserve raised inflation expectations and forecast rate hikes as early as 2023. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 63 points, or 0.19%. S&P 500 futures edged 0.25% lower and Nasdaq 100 […]

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US drops lawsuit, closes probe over Bolton book

The Justice Department (DOJ) is dropping its lawsuit and criminal investigation related to former White House national security adviser John BoltonJohn BoltonJohn Bolton: Biden-Putin meeting ‘premature’ Republicans request documents on Kerry’s security clearance process Trump pushes back on Bolton poll MORE’s memoir, which attracted the ire of former President TrumpDonald TrumpKushner lands book deal, slated […]

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