Trump declares ‘invasion’ at border after DHS says 1 percent of Honduras, Guatemala entered US

published 2019-05-09 07:10:10 by Danielle Wallace A day after the acting Homeland Security secretary estimated that more than 1 percent of the populations of Guatemala and Honduras had entered the U.S. since September, President Trump declared an “invasion” at the U.S.-Mexico border. Meanwhile, his administration expects record numbers of migrants to arrive from Central America in the coming … Read moreTrump declares ‘invasion’ at border after DHS says 1 percent of Honduras, Guatemala entered US

Trump declares ‘invasion’ at border after DHS says 1 percent of Honduras, Guatemala entered US

A day after the acting Homeland Security secretary estimated that more than 1 percent of the populations of Guatemala and Honduras had entered the U.S. since September, President Trump declared an “invasion” at the U.S.-Mexico border. Meanwhile, his administration expects record numbers of migrants to arrive from Central America in the coming months. “When you see these caravans … Read moreTrump declares ‘invasion’ at border after DHS says 1 percent of Honduras, Guatemala entered US

Indian antiques smuggled to the US identified, could soon be returned

New York, May 8 (IANS) A cache of ancient Indian antiques and valuable artifacts, seized by the US Immigration and Customs Department from arrested art smuggler Subhash Kapoor, have been identified by Indian archaeologists and could soon be returned to the country. In a statement on Wednesday, the Archaeological Survey of India announced finding over 300 … Read moreIndian antiques smuggled to the US identified, could soon be returned

Anil Ambani-led RCom’s bankruptcy process begins; next hearing on May 30

RCom, which owes over Rs 50,000 crore to banks, has become the first Anil Ambani group company to be officially declared bankrupt after the NCLT on Thursday superseded its board and appointed a new resolution professional to run it and also allow the SBI-led consortium of 31 banks to form a committee of creditors. Please … Read moreAnil Ambani-led RCom’s bankruptcy process begins; next hearing on May 30

Household Financial Confidence Decays – Again!

We have released the April 2019 edition of our confidence index, based on our rolling 52,000 household survey. The index fell again, to an all time low. All wealth segments declined (even those without a mortgage), but those leveraged up are really concerned now. Property Investors continue to take a bath, thanks to lower capital … Read moreHousehold Financial Confidence Decays – Again!

Coral Gables Hotelier Bets Big on Opportunity Zones With Projects and Funds

Rendering of Hilton hotel under construction at 315 NW First Ave. in downtown Fort Lauderdale.  Driftwood Acquisitions & Development has opened qualified opportunity zone funds with the goal of raising $50 million to finance five hotels. A Coral Gables-based hotelier is going all in on opportunity zones by planning five projects and  launching an opportunity zone … Read moreCoral Gables Hotelier Bets Big on Opportunity Zones With Projects and Funds

American International School of Utah directors vote to close school

Amid growing concerns about its financial viability, the likelihood of further state scrutiny of its operations and the possibility of additional liabilities, the board of directors of American International School of Utah voted unanimously Wednesday to close the K-12 public charter school. Some board members broke into tears as they voted to close the school … Read moreAmerican International School of Utah directors vote to close school