Hong Kong (CNN Business)”The Apprentice” didn’t just give US President Donald Trump a platform. It threw him a financial “lifeline,” according to the New York Times.In a new report Monday, the newspaper laid out how Trump’s career was transformed by the hit reality show on NBC, which turned him into a household name, helped him…Continue Reading

(CNN)Donald Trump could face the most direct challenge of his presidency to his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, the economy and his personal conduct in his first debate against Democratic nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday. Trump and Biden meet tonight in Cleveland for their first of three debates — a socially distanced affair in which…Continue Reading

As an artist, a songwriter, an essential pop icon and tabloid target for years, the words “Mariah Carey” encompass a lot in the cultural canon. And with the diva herself finally spilling her full story in the just released memoir The Meaning of Mariah Carey, fasten your seatbelts, dahling: it’s gonna be a bumpy –…Continue Reading

Alicia Tatone for BuzzFeed News; Getty Images This week, BuzzFeed News told the world about the FinCEN Files, an investigation based on thousands of government documents that BuzzFeed News shared with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. The investigation spanned continents and involved more than 100 news organizations in 88 countries. As the articles have…Continue Reading

Ant Group could be headed for the largest initial public offering in history, as the Chinese financial-technology juggernaut chases a valuation that would rival the biggest payments companies in the world.  The Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. BABA, -1.18% -affiliated company controlled by Jack Ma has filed paperwork to list its shares concurrently on the Hong…Continue Reading