Watch: Drones Strike Moscow’s Financial District

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Watch: Drones Strike Moscow’s Financial District Early Sunday morning, there are reports of several drone strikes in ‘Moscow City’ – a very high-end business district just 2.8 miles from the Kremlin. ? BREAKING: Drone hits an office building in Moscow, Russia. pic.twitter.com/ukD5PB08Ee — Benny Johnson (@bennyjohnson) July 30, 2023 Footage of the attack pic.twitter.com/63FZmcqOdj — […]

Stocks Close At Highest Since April 2022, Yen Tumbles As BOJ “Tweak” Fizzles

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Stocks Close At Highest Since April 2022, Yen Tumbles As BOJ “Tweak” Fizzles It was a day defined by the “shock” BOJ decision to tweak the central bank’s yield curve control, yet as we have said all along, the BOJ can’t normalize, and today’s half-assed attempt to both widen the YCC band and pretend like […]

Escobar: The Neocons Want War With China

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Escobar: The Neocons Want War With China Authored by Pepe Escobar, It was a photo op for the ages: a visibly well-disposed President Xi Jinping receiving centenarian “old friend of China” Henry Kissinger in Beijing. Mirroring meticulous Chinese attention to protocol, they met at Villa 5 of the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse – exactly where Kissinger first […]

US Navy Thwarts Iranian Attempt To Seize 2 Oil Tankers After Shots Fired

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US Navy Thwarts Iranian Attempt To Seize 2 Oil Tankers After Shots Fired The US Navy’s Fifth Fleet has announced that early Wednesday Iranian naval vessels attempted to seize two oil tankers near the Strait of Hormuz, which included firing shots at one of them.  The US Navy said it responded and prevented the seizures. […]

S&P Futures Hit 4,300 After Entering Bull Market

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S&P Futures Hit 4,300 After Entering Bull Market After the S&P closed in a bull market from its October 2022 lows yesterday, futs were again paralyzed, their 4th consecutive session with virtually no changes in the overnight session. As of 8:00am ET, S&P futures were up 1 point or less than 0.05% to 4,300 while […]

“We’ve Been Warned:” El Nino Watch Initiated As Ag-Industry In Crosshairs

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“We’ve Been Warned:” El Nino Watch Initiated As Ag-Industry In Crosshairs This week, the Climate Prediction Center of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released an El Niño Watch, indicating the increasing likelihood of the weather-altering phenomenon developing in the Pacific Ocean. If El Niño does form, it could result in heavy rainfall and heatwaves in specific […]

Catholics Now Outnumber Protestants In Northern Ireland

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Catholics Now Outnumber Protestants In Northern Ireland There are now more Catholics than Protestants living in Northern Ireland, according to the most recent national census data, with a 42.3 percent share of Catholics to 30.5 percent Protestants, and a low 8.2 percent of inhabitants identifying as non-Christian religious. As Statista’s Anna Fleck details below, this is in […]

US Special Forces Test Autonomous Glider For Critical Resupply Missions

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US Special Forces Test Autonomous Glider For Critical Resupply Missions At the beginning of this year, we checked out exhibits of defense firms showing off their cutting-edge weapons at the 45th SHOT Show at the Venetian Expo and Caesars Forum in Las Vegas (read: here & here). Over the years, what has captured our attention are the advanced […]

Climate Hysteria And Woke Gobbledegook Are Becoming Inseparable

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Climate Hysteria And Woke Gobbledegook Are Becoming Inseparable Authored by Chris Morrison via DailySceptic.org, One of Britain’s leading climate ‘experts’, Professor Kevin Anderson, has provided a valuable insight into the increasingly bizarre demands that surround the promotion of the collectivist Net Zero political project. Writing in the Conversation, he argues for Net Zero within 12 years, […]

Cracks Appear In Luxury Housing Market

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Cracks Appear In Luxury Housing Market Luxury real estate has cooled in the past several months. According to new research published by the Jefferies Group, the median price for a luxury home in 15 top US markets, which includes homes with listing prices above $2.5 million, increased by a measly 6% in January compared to […]

Fertility Rates In India Fall Across All Religious Groups

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Fertility Rates In India Fall Across All Religious Groups India has become the biggest country in the world this year, but conversely, its fertility rates have been in a steep decline for years. In reality, the reversal of population growth that manifested itself in China this year has already begun in India as well. As Statista’s Katharaina […]

No, Red State Economies Don’t Depend On A “Gravy Train” From Blue States

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No, Red State Economies Don’t Depend On A “Gravy Train” From Blue States Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, When Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene called (again) for “national divorce” this week, a common retort among her detractors on Twitter was to claim that so-called red states are heavily dependent on so-called blue states […]

CBDCs – The Good, The Bad, & The Downright Ugly

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CBDCs – The Good, The Bad, & The Downright Ugly Authored by Alasdair Macleod via GoldMoney.com, There has been much comment over the likelihood that central bank digital currencies will be introduced. I conclude they are unnecessary — a red herring. But it does allow us to discuss their possible relevance to a new Asian […]

These Are America’s Best Places To Work In 2023

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These Are America’s Best Places To Work In 2023 What better way to know more about a company’s work culture than to hear from those who’ve already been on the inside? As Visual Capitalist’s Selin Oğuz shows in the above graphic, we dissect how America’s top employers have changed over the last five years based […]

Nearly Half Of Chicago Public School Students Chronically Absent In 2022

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Nearly Half Of Chicago Public School Students Chronically Absent In 2022 Authored by Hannah Max via IllinoisPolicy.org, Chronic absenteeism rates are higher in Chicago than statewide, with 49% of low-income Chicago students missing at least 10% of their days in school. That rate has nearly doubled since the pandemic. Chronic absenteeism in Chicago Public Schools […]

“Unprecedented Situation”: Adani Enterprises Pulls $2.4 Billion Share Offering

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“Unprecedented Situation”: Adani Enterprises Pulls $2.4 Billion Share Offering Update (1230ET): Adani Enterprises pulled its $2.4 billion follow-on public offer (FPO) of shares after US short-seller Hindenburg Research unleashed a short attack on the Indian company.  Adani Enterprises said the company’s board decided not to go ahead with its FPO due to the “unprecedented situation […]

Putin Establishes Joint Military Training Centers With Belarus 

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Putin Establishes Joint Military Training Centers With Belarus  President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a decree ordering the establishment of joint military training centers with Belarus, in a potential sign that Russia’s ‘Union State’ ally under Alexander Lukashenko is preparing to join the Ukraine invasion, which is soon to hit its one year mark by the […]

Sullivan To Visit Israel, Meet With Netanyahu, On Concerns Of Democratic Backsliding

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Sullivan To Visit Israel, Meet With Netanyahu, On Concerns Of Democratic Backsliding On Thursday we took note of President Joe Biden’s strained and slightly awkward congratulation message sent to newly sworn-in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and his most hard-right wing and religious government in the nation’s history. In issuing the formal congratulations, Biden stressed […]

Saudis Scrap $280 Million Jumbo Jet After Just 42 Hours Of Flight

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Saudis Scrap $280 Million Jumbo Jet After Just 42 Hours Of Flight A Boeing Jumbo jet built for Saudi royalty with only 42 hours of flight has been scrapped in the desert of Arizona after a decade of no buyers. Germany’s aero TELEGRAPH reported the $280 million Boeing 747-8BBJ was ordered for Saudi crown prince Sultan bin […]