Giuliani walks back statements of Trump’s involvement in Moscow project

January 21, 2019@6:10 PM TFP Editor 0

President Donald Trump‘s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani is walking back comments he has made about the timeline of the Trump Organization’s “Moscow Project.” In an interview with ABC News’ Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos in December, Giuliani said Trump was having conversations with his former personal attorney Michael Cohen about the project up until and around Nov. 2016. He has repeated those claims in recent interviews. “According to the answers that he gave, it would have […]

Feds Prepare To Bail Out “Vast Majority” Of 90,000 Sears Pensions

January 21, 2019@6:05 PM TFP Editor 0

The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp (PBGC) said in a Friday press release that it believes Sears Holdings Corp’s “continuation of the plans is no longer possible” following the Company’s October bankruptcy, after it was revealed in a Friday filing that Chairman Eddie Lampert’s $5.2 billion rescue package does not include pension plans.  PBGC, a government agency, covers individuals’ pensions in the event a pension plan shuts down without sufficient funding to meet its obligations. The Sears pension […]

Davos 2019: ‘I’m the boss, he’s the spouse’

January 21, 2019@6:01 PM TFP Editor 0

Image copyright Alex Rumford/Mastercard Image caption Ann Cairns is a rarity: a female senior executive of a global company When Ann Cairns’ husband was introduced to Joe Biden at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, the former US vice president assumed that he was the executive he was meant to be meeting. But Mrs Cairns is the vice chairman at financial services giant Mastercard, not her husband. She laughs as she recalls the event […]

Donna Hay whips up her next venture

January 21, 2019@6:01 PM TFP Editor 0

If you like making quick, healthy and gorgeous meals, there is a good chance you have used one of Donna Hay’s recipes. Widely known as “Australia’s culinary queen”, she’s created a sprawling business that includes television shows and cooking books. After publishing the 100th and final issue of the Donna Hay magazine last year, she is now mulling her next move. Filmed by: Matt Leiper, Gordon Parker; produced by: Pamela Parker. Read on The Source

Kunstler: America’s “All Is Lost” Moment Looms

January 21, 2019@5:40 PM TFP Editor 0

Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, Coming Attractions “Last night I had a dream. You were in it and I was in it with you….” — Randy Newman As in this age of Hollywood sequels and prequels, America prefers to recycle old ideas rather than entertain new ones, so you can see exactly how the 2020 presidential election is shaping up to be a replay of the Great Depression, with Roosevelt-to-rescue! — only this […]

Helix Secures P&A Work with Acquired Lease in GOM

January 21, 2019@5:16 PM TFP Editor 0

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (NYSE: HLX) announced today that it has acquired from Marathon Oil Corporation (“Marathon Oil”) certain operating depths associated with the Droshky Prospect on Green Canyon Block 244, along with related infrastructure. As part of the transaction, Helix will perform the required plug and abandonment operations for which Marathon Oil will pay certain agreed upon amounts. Owen Kratz, President and Chief Executive Officer of Helix, stated, “This transaction represents the […]